Michael Harding – Local Ambassador for North Westmeath Hospice

We are delighted to have on board Michael Harding as our New Ambassador for 2017  for North Westmeath Hospice 

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“To live life to the full, in every breath, to the last moment, and to be held with love by family and friends is every human beings wish. Hospice Ireland has been facilitating that for many years, and I know of no other organisation that so well deserves our help and support.”   Michael Harding Author, Playwright and Columnist with The Irish Times



Michael Harding Author of Talking to Strangers, was published at the end of September 2016 and as promised is as entertaining and thought provoking as his two great memoirs Staring at Lakes and Hanging with the Elephant.

Michael Hardingas a playwright is most widely known as the author of such plays as Strawboys, Una Pooka, Misogynist, Hubert Murray’s Widow, Sour Grapes, and Amazing Grace, all produced by the Abbey Theatre, and more than a dozen other plays for leading Irish Companies.

He has also written three novels, Priest, The Trouble With Sarah Gullion, and Bird In The Snow.


“Think Ahead” Cafe Conversation 11-1pm Tuesday 26th September Annebrook

“Think Ahead” Cafe Conversation 11am -1pm Tuesday 26th September Barlow Room Annebrook House Hotel

Every one welcome to attend

Think ahead Conversation Cafe is designed to start a conversation about exploring options for your end of life plan.

Refreshments Served in a very sociable atmosphere.

Do let others know. The Hospice Team would be delighted to chat with you on the day and explore the think ahead booklet.

Think Ahead – Planning for death and dying

Mullingar’s International Star Emmet Cahill Sep 22nd 8pm

Mullingar’s International Star Emmet Cahill

Will Be Entertaining us in The Mullingar Cathedral  – Fri Sept 22nd 8pm

In aid of North Westmeath Hospice – Tickets €20 


Tickets available in the Hospice Shop in Mary St and in Fraynes Cafe and at the Cathedral Door 


USE PAYPAL TO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE  – You can choose Collection on Door or Postage. A €1 administration will fee will  be added to cover the processing fee. We thank you for your generosity and support.

See Emmets Official website Here https://www.emmetcahill.com

Here is just a small sample of whats in store on this very special night.