Joe Dolan - Irish Singer, his birth name was Joseph Francis Robert Dolan. A native of Mullingar, Ireland, Dolan is probably best known for his 1969 recording, "Make Me An Island." The single written by Albert Hammond went to the number three spot on the UK Singles Chart, and number one in fourteen other countries. #JoeDolanSinger
THE LEFT HAND FESTIVAL, 9 - 13 August 2013, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath : The literal meaning of the gaelic name of Mullingar is the town of the left hand mill. The Left Hand Festival will feature a range of events & entertainments over 5 days & will include a competition for left handed champion of Ireland, the signing of the Human lefts convention and Mullingar welcomes LeftHanders with Left Handed Hotel Rooms, Left Hand Restaurants and hope that nothing goes Right over the five days.
Belvedere House,Mullingar, County Westmeath, Eire Here is Ireland's largest man made folly," The Jealous Wall. " The word "Folly" is commonly used to describe an ornamental building serving no useful purpose - some were designed as "sham ruins" while others were built simply to adorn the landscape. On the estate is the famous Jealous Wall built in 1760 in the style of a ruined medieval abbey to block the view of a larger house nearby, the Gothic Arch and Octagonal Gazebo.