The Argos store in Navan is one of 34 stores that will closeArgos to close Navan and Ashbourne storesArgos has announced that it intends to close all stores and operations in the Republic of Ireland at the end of June this year. The news will impact almost 600 people, across 34 stores, including stores in Navan and Ashbourne. Argos stores are due to close on Saturday, June 24th. To further support colleagues, Argos has also committed to a programme of wider support over the coming months. The aftersales, returns, refunds and exchanges policy will continue to apply until Argos stores close.
Bernard O’Byrne has ambitious plans to bring League of Ireland football to Athboy. O’Byrne insists Athboy a ‘realistic location’ for ambitious projectFormer chief executive of the FAI Bernard O'Byrne is pushing ahead with his plans to set up a League of Ireland club in Athboy with a modern stadium, insisting the town is "a realistic location for the project." "Athboy would therefore be a realistic location for this project. Ideally, we would like to site it in out near the present Cowpark facility in Athboy, home ground of Athboy Celtic. The project is now being discussed publicly by way of inviting potentially interested parties to contact the promoters," O'Byrne added.3 months ago Meath Chronicle
AUSTINTOWN — Austintown Fitch struck early and often, as the Falcons rolled to a 59-28 win over visiting Warren G. Harding on Friday night at Falcon Stadium. From there, Fitch maintained control over the visiting Raiders (2-8), who never got back to within a score the rest of the night. Smith completed 6-of-10 passes for 91 yards and a score and added 48 yards and a score on the ground. Evans hauled in five receptions for 113 yards and two touchdowns, while Williams racked up 118 yards on 10 carries. “It’s disappointing, but as I told the kids at halftime, I’m very, very proud of them,” said Harding coach Steve Arnold.3 months ago Tribune Chronicle
Inside the museum, a retrospective covering the last 20 years of the artist’s work was on display. Fuerman is regarded as one of the founders of the Hyperrealism wave during the 1970s. That was my interest in coming down here to see her work,” Steiner said. After becoming Medici director, she reached out to Feuerman and David Brown, her studio manager, about displaying one of her sculptures. “The people in this area are warm, the reception has been outstanding and lovely.”The display will at Medici until Feb. 1.3 months ago Tribune Chronicle
Get our FREE Newcastle United newsletter emailed daily to your inbox by subscribing belowNewcastle United midfielder Bruno Guimaraes and his girlfriend Ana Lidia Martins welcomed their first child last night and the football world have sent them their congratulations. READ MORE: Bruno Guimaraes considers ambitious Newcastle United aim despite Eddie Howe staying calmREAD MORE: 'Goals will come', Callum Wilson vow ahead of testing trip to Tottenham for Newcastle UnitedPosting two photos of his new family on Instagram, Guimaraes put the caption:"Welcome to the world son! Players, journalists and clubs across the globe have sent him messages on social media after the announcement from Guimaraes, with his own club Newcastle tweeting "Congratulations, @brunoog97!" Other teammates that commented included Jacob Murphy, who commented "Amazing bro, congrats to you all" while former teammate Dwight Gayle commented "Congratulations" with a red heart emoji. Comedian duo Ant and Dec, known for being big Newcastle fans, commented "Congratulations" along with two heart emojis while transfer journalist Fabrizio Romano commented three red heart emojis.3 months ago Chronicle Live
Get the latest news from Newcastle straight to your inboxMotorists will not have to pay a Clean Air Zone toll to drive their own private cars in Newcastle City Centre when the fee is introduced in 2023. "Although we are not charging private cars entering the Clean Air Zone initially it is possible that this could change in the future," reads the Clean Air Zone website. "This will depend on the impact of the clean air measures on pollution levels and other issues, including whether further action is needed on climate change. Doing that may allow pollution levels to remain low enough that a charge for car drivers will not be introduced. "If you drive a car you will not be charged to enter the Clean Air Zone in Newcastle," reads the Clean Air Zone site.3 months ago Chronicle Live
The latest example is the Bhubaneswar leg of the ongoing FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, which was being held efficaciously under the guidance of Krishna in the past few days. Krishna said, “Hosting the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup had been a great learning process for us. During the pandemic, as the nation came to a standstill, the progress of work for the U-17 World Cup too got badly hit. Before the start of the World Cup there was rainy season and it was followed by the festival season. The senior IAS officer said hosting the U-17 World Cup efficiently wasn’t a one-off event for the state government.3 months ago Goa Chronicle
Australia's Pat Cummins, right, congratulates New Zealand captain Kane Williamson following their T20 World Cup cricket match between Australia and New Zealand in Sydney on Saturday. (Photo: AP)SYDNEY: New Zealand thrashed hosts and defending champions Australia by 89 runs on Saturday to start the Twenty20 World Cup Super 12 in style and avenge defeat in last year's final. Conway's knock came from just 58 balls with seven fours and two sixes, joining a select group to make 90 or more at a World Cup. It was New Zealand's first win against Australia in Australia in any format since 2011. "They (New Zealand openers) set the tone in the first four overs and we didn't recover," said skipper Finch.3 months ago Deccan Chronicle