Roscommon Councillor hits out at government direction on social housing

Roscommon Councillor hits out at government direction on social housing

The government is being described as short sighted and populist in its action on social housing. Roscommon Fianna Fáil Councillor Orla Leyden is... more

Ballinamore Councillors call for increase in Tidy Towns’ allocations

Ballinamore Councillors call for increase in Tidy Towns’ allocations

The Ballinamore Municipal District in Co Leitrim is writing to the Tourism Minister seeking more funding to help with the work of Tidy Towns groups... more

Event tonight for community groups looking to access social finance

Event tonight for community groups looking to access social finance

An event is being held tonight to give community groups a better understanding of accessing social finance. Irish Rural Link, the national network... more

Longford man Paul Devaney waiting to be moved off Mount Everest

Longford man Paul Devaney waiting to be moved off Mount Everest

Longford man Paul Devaney is waiting to be moved off Mount Everest following the devastating Nepalese earthquake. He and others at base camp will to... more

Former head of Enterprise Ireland appointed chair of Athlone IT Governing Body

Former head of Enterprise Ireland appointed chair of Athlone IT Governing Body

The former CEO of Enterprise Ireland Frank Ryan has been appointed the new chairman of the governing body of Athlone Institute of Technology. The... more