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# Meath

This week
26th March 2023 - 1st April 2023
# Ladies Football
Woods the hat-trick hero as Navan claim All-Ireland senior crown against Westport
Three points separated the teams in Longford.
Last week
19th March 2023 - 1st April 2023
# Ladies Football
Two first-half goals key as Cork finish league campaign on a high against Meath
Libby Coppinger and Eimear Kiely raised the all-important green flags at Páirc Uí Rinn.
# Interconnector
North-South interconnector 'ready to enter construction phase' after independent review
Construction is anticipated to be completed by 2026.
# Duleek
Co Meath village celebrating second lotto jackpot in less than six months after €4 million win
In October, a family syndicate won €8.9 million with a ticket that was bought in a neighbouring shop.
# Wrap
Galway advance to league final after win over Mayo, Vikki Wall returns in Meath defeat
Waterford enjoyed a big win over reigning champions Meath, with the Tribe and Kerry now doing battle for 2023 glory.
Last month
March 2023
# boys in blue
Dublin cruise past Meath with O'Gara and Costello both hitting the net
11 points between the teams in Navan.
# Leinster Big Three
Dublin, Meath and Kildare in second tier spotlight as league nears finale
It will be interesting to see if the counties can find a much-needed spark in the closing rounds of the Allianz Leagues.
# Wrap
Meath draw with Limerick as Cavan and Fermanagh make moves in Division 3 promotion race
Limerick and Meath could not be separated in Division 2, while there were wins for Cavan, Fermanagh, Offaly and Westmeath in the third tier.
February 2023
# Kingdom Rule
Kerry power to victory by 12 points and end Meath's league title hopes
A comfortable win for the home team in Brosna.
# Meath
Man (40) jailed for raping acquaintance while she slept after night out
The court heard the man’s legal team followed the woman on social media after she complained to Gardaí.
# Meath
Three men due in court over golf club burglaries
Two of the men are aged in their 20s and one is in his late teens.
# Taking Flight
Derry cruise to comfortable win over Meath
Derry brushed aside a disappointing Meath side by 11 points.
# cannon fire
Maria Cannon goal helps Mayo to comeback victory over Meath
Mayo finally got off the mark with their first win in this year’s Lidl National Football League Division 1.
# Allianz Leagues
Kerry's young guns, depleted Galway, and Meath barometer: Football League talking points
Ahead of the third round of games in the Allianz Football League, we ponder the main talking points.
# Miranda McCabe
Meath woman to be sentenced later this year for 'savage' attack on another woman
The ‘savage’ attack was carried out on a woman who had just returned home from the hospital after visiting her premature baby.
# Special Criminal Court
International gang member from Co Meath asks court to return his 'high-end' Mercedes
Thomas Rooney (53) is also appealing the length of his six-year sentence for money laundering.
# Stone of Destiny
Gardaí investigate graffiti on famous Hill of Tara standing stone
The Lia Fáil standing stone was damaged some time between yesterday evening and this morning.
# Wrap
Tyrone bounce back against Donegal as Meath and Derry triumph
It was a busy afternoon in the Allianz football leagues.
# Stage Coach
Moving from the theatre to the GAA pitch and 'new territory' leading All-Ireland champions
Davy Nelson: ‘You want to try and keep Meath up there at the top table.’
January 2023
# Reaction
Colm O'Rourke: 'It is a relief. There will be bumps in the road, but it is a great start'
The Meath boss saw his team get off to a winning league start today against Cork.
# Royal Rising
Meath fire home three goals to claim opening league win over Cork
Shane Walsh was top scorer for the winners with 1-7.
# Team news
5 All-Ireland starters for Kerry, McStay and O'Rourke name Mayo and Meath sides for league openers
The 2023 Allianz football league commences tomorrow.
# reflections
'New kids on the block' shine as Dublin get one up on Meath in early fare
Elsewhere in Division 1, Kerry inflicted ‘daylight robbery’ on Waterford, and there were wins for Galway and Cork.
Carla Rowe the scoring star as Dublin win league opener against Meath
Six points separated the teams at the final whistle.
# Trim
Man (20s) dies in collision involving truck and two cars in Meath
The collision occurred at around 10.20am this morning.
# cold water
'I can confirm Vikki's not going to play rugby' - Meath team-mate laughs off Wall report
Emma Duggan is sceptical about a potential switch to rugby for Vikki Wall.
# niamh o'sullivan
Knee surgery while travelling to All-Ireland glory and not fully appreciating Meath's success yet
Niamh O’Sullivan has excelled for the Royals over the past few seasons.
# Kilbride
Two men remanded in custody after being charged with murder of Mahamud Ilyas
The body of the 22-year-old was discovered wrapped in carpet in a field on 10 December, in Kilbride, near the Meath-Dublin border.
# Mahamud Ilyas
Two more men arrested by gardaí over Meath murder in December
The body of 22-year-old Mahamud Ilyas was discovered on 10 December.
Last year
# early christmas present
Boost for Meath as AFLW star Vikki Wall commits to three in-a-row bid
‘I’ll be playing for Meath this year,’ the 2021 Footballer of the Year told Jerome Quinn.
# Winter Solstice
Visitors re-enter Newgrange chamber during winter solstice for first time since Covid
Hundreds gathered at the neolithic monument for the annual event.
# Mahamud Ilyas
Man arrested in Meath murder investigation as Dublin home sealed off for examination
The house, in the Dublin 15 area, has been declared a crime scene by investigating gardaí.
# co meath
Murder investigation launched over 22-year-old man's body found near Ashbourne
The man’s body was discovered wrapped in carpet on Saturday.
# Navan
Woman due before court over discovery of a man's body at a home in Navan
The body of a man in his 40s was discovered on Saturday night.
# Meath
Woman arrested after man’s body discovered at a home in Navan
The body of the deceased, a man in his 40s, remains at the scene.
# Courts
Permission for Meath data centre is breach of neighbour's constitutional rights, court told
Mannix and Amy Coyne claim An Bord Pleanála’s decision to grant planning permission for the centre is flawed and should be set aside.
# Meath
Woman (70s) dies after being struck by car in Navan, Co Meath
The incident happened at around 1.25pm in the Kilcarn Court area of Navan.
# Meath
Man appears in court in Trim charged with murder of 30-year-old woman
Gardaí are investigating the death of Ioana Mihaela Pacala at an apartment in Ratoath on Saturday.
# Gardaí
Man (30s) arrested after woman found dead in Meath apartment
The woman is understood to be in her 30s.
David Brady Meath club winning boss, Monaghan title wait ends and Kilcoo survive in Down
It was a huge day of county final action around the country.