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November 21, 2017

Introducing Navan Daily PRSS!

The Bull of Navan is a stone sculpture that sits prominently in the town of Navan. It depicts a large bull being restrained by two men and has historic significance for the town where many livestock fairs were once held.

The latest site to go live on the Daily PRSS hyperlocal news network is Navan Daily PRSS, keeping the people of Navan and County Meath up-to-date with everything happening in the county, 24/7, 365 and better connecting residents and businesses with their community!

Here’s our Navan quick fact file:

  • Location: Navan is the county town of County Meath and in the province of Leinster, located along the River Boyne. Navan is located around 36 miles North-West of Dublin.
  • Population: The population of Navan and the immediate surrounding areas is approximately 32,000, with the population of County Meath as a whole being just under 200,000 (Source: Wikipedia). Other towns in the county include Trim, Kells, Laytown, Ashbourne and Dunboyne.
  • TD’s: Shane Cassells (Fianna Fáil), Peadar Tóibín (Sinn Féin), Damien English (Fine Gael).
  • Famous Navan people: Sir Francis Beaufort, inventor of the wind scale, was born in Navan, whilst the town was also the childhood home of former James Bond actor, Pierce Brosnan.
  • Fun Fact: Navan is one of the world’s few towns that has a palindromic name!

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November 21, 2017