Mr Justice Gerard Hogan said he “struggled to speak with any degree of moderation” in relation to an episode when two ACC Loan Management representatives demanded  deeds at the Athlone office of Orla Cummins.

Two bank representatives behaved inappropriately and made “outrageous” allegations in a solicitor’s office before being told to leave by gardaí, a Cou(...)

Gardaí have made further arrests in connection with two violent incidents in the Athlone area on Wednesday.  File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Gardaí investigating two violent incidents in the Athlone on Wednesday have charged four men, all under the age of 18, in relation to the attacks. T(...)

Gardaí are examining CCTV footage  in a bid to identify a man who tried to rob a bank in Athlone.

Gardaí are investigating a break-in at an Ulster Bank branch in Athlone early on Friday. It is thought one man managed to gain access to the building(...)

More specialised housing centres are required to help Defence Forces veterans stave off the threat of homelessness, a support organisation has claimed.

More specialised housing centres are required to help Defence Forces veterans stave off the threat of homelessness, a support organisation has claimed(...)

Ireland international rower Paul O’Donovan is entered for Cork Regatta.

Athlone Regatta, traditionally a well-run event with plenty of atmosphere, has a full day of action on Saturday – but precious few senior rowers. Co(...)

The prohibition order for Alimentara Transilvania was in relation to a white lorry used by the store which contained 144 tins of cheese, 62 bags of pickled cabbage and 31 bags of frozen pork of unspecified origin.

Two businesses were issued with food enforcement orders in March, according to the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI).Millars Restaurant in Bally(...)

Gardaí at the removal of Barney McGinley from Flynns Funeral Directors, Athlone, Co Westmeath. Photograph: James Flynn/APX

A Garda presence was evident at the removal in Athlone on Sunday night of Barney McGinley (63) who was shot dead at a family wedding in Fermanagh on W(...)

Medtroni’s Omar Ishrak: Ireland will inevitably be a higher-profile part of the group by virtue of its domicile in the country. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Ireland can expect further investment in the longer term under the merged Medtronic/Covidien medical device group, chairman and chief executive Omar I(...)

Fianna Fáil TD Barry Cowen said Ulster Bank was going back on a pledge not to close a bank where no other bank was available. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Up to 1,000 people from west Offaly have marched through the town of Ferbane in protest at the planned closure of the town’s last bank branch. Ulster (...)

Teleflex chairman and chief executive Benson Smith (second from left) with (from left) executive VP Liam Kelly, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton and IDA Ireland chief executive Martin Shanahan.

US medical devices company Teleflex has said that it plans to create a 100 high-skilled jobs over the next three years at its operation in Athlone, br(...)