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What is RSS?

RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication and it is a very effective way of keeping up-to-date with the latest information on the website. Rather than visit our site to find out if new content has been added, RSS will tell you when the new stories that you want are available by delivering them directly to you.

How to Use Meath County Council's RSS Feed

There are many news readers available and many are free. Some news readers are programs you download and install on your computer and others are web-based services that you access with your web browser.

Step 1 - Download an RSS reader - there is a list of RSS readers maintained at DMOZ Open Directory Project.

Step 2 - To subscribe to the Meath County Council's RSS feed, right-click on the RSS feed orange icon

Really Simple Syndication

and select "Copy Shortcut" or "Copy Link Location" to copy the location URL and then paste it into the appropriate place in your RSS reader. Follow the instructions for your particular news reader.

Meath County Council terms and conditions for RSS feeds

RSS feeds of content are provided free of charge to individuals for personal and non-commercial use only.

Use of RSS feeds for commercial purposes or by non-profit organisations will require the prior agreement of and you must first contact the Webmaster at 

By downloading a RSS feed, you acknowledge that does not accept any liability for its RSS feeds, and that is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites.