The sign at The Strand today (Monday). Part of The Strand area closed to walkers and trafficA portion of The Strand area of Athlone is closed to pedestrians and motorists today (Monday). A sign has been erected close to the junction with Friary Lane indicating there is no access to The Strand and Goldenisland. Pedestrians and motorists are forced to head up Friary Lane and Church Street as a result. The Westmeath Independent has contacted the OPW, who are responsible for the flood works, to find out if further closures in The Strand area are planned.
Source: Irish Independent July 04, 2022 18:59 UTC