Sunday, August 20, 2017

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Leitrim and Longford recorded fewest number of new web addresses so far in 2017

Leitrim and Longford recorded the fewest new internet web addresses in the first half of 2017. New figures released by the Internet domain registry show...
JJ McGirl

Martin McGuinness’ son to deliver oration at John Joe McGirl commemoration event

The annual commemoration to Republican John Joe McGirl will take place in Ballinamore today. McGirl was elected as a Sinn Féin TD for the Sligo-Leitrim...
Goldwing

Up to 400 ‘Goldwing’ motorbikes to arrive in Leitrim tonight

Motorbike enthusiasts in Leitrim are in for a treat tonight with up to 400 Goldwing bikes from across Europe travelling in a special “parade...

REVEALED: Lidl releases contract for sale of Carrick store

Lidl has signed a contract with a local businessman for the sale of its current store in Carrick-on-Shannon. The agreement is with a businessman based...

Quinn’s betting venture to create Shannonside jobs

Seán Quinn's newest business venture, QuinnBet, hopes to create jobs in the Shannonside region when it is up and running. The betting enterprise, is the...

Businesses alleged to be illegally dumping in Carrick

A formal complaint is being made to Leitrim County Council of serious environmental pollution in Carrick-on-Shannon. Photos seen by Shannonside FM show evidence of liquid...

Hundreds of patients waiting for orthodontic treatment in Shannonside region

The Irish Dental Association says the orthodontic service within the HSE is hugely suffering as a result of the cutbacks and the moratorium on...

Campaigners of glyphosate ban hopeful of Leitrim support

Supporters of a petition to ban glyphosate are hopeful Leitrim county council will agree to ban its use in all areas of the county...

LISTEN: Carrick businessmen hit out as Lidl lodges appeal

Lidl has lodged an appeal with An Bord Pleanála against Leitrim County Council's decision to refuse planning permission for its two-storey supermarket planned for...
Kiltoghert

KIltoghert Creamery museum plans given approval by Leitrim County Council

Leitrim County Council has given planning permission for part of the old Kiltoghert Creamery in Carrick-on-Shannon to be turned into a museum and visitor...

Sligo defeat Roscommon in All Ireland quarter final

Familiar rivals Sligo and Roscommon faced each other in the TG4 All Ireland Intermediate championship quarter final this afternoon in Pairc Sean MacDhiarmada and...

David Clifford steals the show as Kerry defeat Cavan in All Ireland Minor Semi...

Cavans All Ireland Minor football Championship journey ended at the semi final stage in Croke Park this afternoon as Kerry ran out winners by...

Hat-trick of Hat-tricks for O’Sullivan earns joint record win for Longford

Longford Town equalled their record league victory with a thumping 7-1 win over Athlone Town at the City Calling Stadium last night. The win...

Maura Kenny (née Farrell)

Maura Kenny (née Farrell) Gurteenreevagh, Ballinalee, Co Longford. Saturday, August, 19th peacefully after an illness bravely borne in the tender and loving care of the...

Fr Jim Tighe (Retired Parish Priest Elphin, Co Roscommon)

Fr Jim Tighe (Retired parish priest Elphin, Co Roscommon) Saturday, August, 19th peacefully. Son of the late Thomas and Kathleen Tighe and brother of the late...

Norah Seery (nee Mitchell)

Norah Seery (nee Mitchell) Clonellan, Ballydangan, Athlone and formerly of Menlough, Ballinasloe. Saturday, August, 19th Reposing at her home in Clonellan, Ballydangan tomorrow (Sun) from four...

PODCAST: A Feature interview with Longford Town legend Alan Kirby

Alan Kirby is one of Longford Town FC’s greatest ever soccer players having spent six seasons with the club in two separate spells, between...

Podcast: The History of Ballinamore Athlethics club

Ballinamore Athletic Club catalogue their history on Monday, August 14, in a book called "Maroon Above the Green" written by club founder Padraig Griffin. The...

Podcast: Preview to Longford Marathon 2017

The Pat the Baker Longford Marathon took it’s first step of 2017 when the official launch was held recently. The event is commonly known...