Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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Leitrim

JPC reports spike in Leitrim burglaries

Public order offences, assaults, and road fatalities in Leitrim are down year on year up to the 18th of June, but there has been...

Gardai appealing for information after Audi car stolen in Mohill

Gardai are appealing for information following the theft of two Audi A4s in separate incidents in counties Leitrim and Longford. A 2003 red Audi A4...

Almost €1million paid to Shannonside law firms in legal aid since 2016

New figures show nearly €1 million has been paid in legal-aid as a result of court cases in the Shannonside region since the beginning...

Leitrim national school in jeopardy over transport rules

Residents of Gortletteragh parish in Co Leitrim are being warned of a threat to the local national school if school transport rules are rigidly...

Travellers concerned of fire tragedy at Carrick site

Carrick-on-Shannon Travellers are expressing 'massive concern' that a fire tragedy could occur if a number of issues aren't addressed at their halting site. A recent...

Armstrong-McGuire elected as new Leitrim cathaoirleach

Fine Gael councillor Finola Armstrong-McGuire has been elected as the cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council. At the local authority's AGM today, the Carrick-on-Shannon politician was...

Former MBNA chief objects to Lidl store in Carrick

The former chief executive of MBNA Europe strongly opposes the Lidl store planned for Carrick-on-Shannon. Shane Flynn, who is from St George's Terrace in the...

Energy-savings event in Mohill today

Homeowners looking to make energy savings in their home are being encouraged to attend a special event being held in Mohill this afternoon. The South...

Leitrim TD slams “nearest school rule”

Leitrim TD Martin Kenny claims rural areas are being discriminated against by the current 'nearest school rule'. The Sinn Fein representative claims families in rural...

PODCAST: New York Mets legend and Leitrim native Pete Flynn remembered

Tributes are being paid to a Leitrim native who has been described as one of the most famous Irishmen in American sports. Pete Flynn, originally...

Leitrim drawn against Carlow in the Football Qualifiers

The GAA All-Ireland Championship Round 2B Football Draw and Round 1 Hurling Draws took place earlier this morning. In the Football draw Leitrim will take...

Michael Glaveys, Kilglass Gaels & Castlerea enjoy Championship wins

In Roscommon GAA circles over the weekend the Junior “A” Football championship dominated proceedings. Kilglass Gaels defeated St Ronan’s while Michael Glaveys had five...

Leitrim GAA Club Round Up

The Leitrim football team will find out shortly who they will be facing in the All Ireland football qualifiers. Over the course of the weekend...

Mary Kate Fox (nee Reilly)

Mary Kate Fox (nee Reilly). Lisnanagh, Edgewortstown, Co Longford. Monday, June, 26th peacefully in St Vincent’s Care Centre, South West Hospice, Athlone. Sadly missed by her husband...

Catherine (Kate) McCaffrey

Catherine (Kate) McCaffrey. Lisalway, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. Saturday, June, 24th suddenly. Sadly missed by her mother Mary, father Patsy, sisters Helen, Fiona and Florence, brother...

Sheila O’Donoghue (Nee Walsh) 

Sheila O'Donoghue (Nee Walsh) formally of Donoghue's Hardware, Main Street, Granard, Co Longford, Monday 26th June peacefully surrounded by her family at St Francis Hospice, Raheny. Predeceased by...

PODCAST: Eurona Ireland launch new broadband product

Barry Wilson General Manager of Eurona Arden Broadband Ireland; John O’Hare – CEO of Azotel Technology; and Matt Mangriotis – Director of Product Management,...

PODCAST: FF TD Eugene Murphy calls out Leo Varadkar in tweet

It was all politics this morning on the Joe Finnegan Show, where Joe spoke to Roscommon Galway Fianna Fáil Deputy Eugene Murphy to find...

PODCAST: Do you know someone who needs a pet sitter so they can go...

The Heads & Tails Pet Care Service is a pet care service with a difference that has been launched at Vita House in Roscommon....