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Leitrim

Process to find new Leitrim Chief Executive continuing

Leitrim County Council has confirmed that the process to fill the role of chief executive is ongoing and no recommendation for the role has...
Lidl

Decision on Carrick-on-Shannon Lidl store plans to be made by February 1st

An Bord Pleanála hopes to make a decision on the controversial Lidl store planned for Carrick-on-Shannon by February 1st.The supermarket giant wants to relocate...

OFFICIAL: Leitrim is one of Ireland’s luckiest Lotto counties

Leitrim and Westmeath are among the top ten luckiest National Lottery counties in the country for 2017.A total 5 major wins in Westmeath netted...

Dublin woman claims Lotto win after buying ticket in Leitrim

A lucky Dublin woman has claimed a winning Euro millions ticket sold in Leitrim last October.The woman, who wishes to remain anonymous, only discovered...
Garda

Gardai issue warning over two men selling door-to-door in south Leitrim

Gardaí are advising householders to be wary of people engaged in door-to-door selling in south Leitrim.It follows reports of two men calling to houses...

Some Leitrim farmers may abandon suckler farming due to fodder crisis

Leitrim Sinn Fein Deputy Martin Kenny is warning that many farmers in the county and surrounds could end up abandoning farming as a result...

New car sales plunge in Shannonside region

There was a significant drop in the number of new cars sold in the Shannonside region last year, according to new figures issued this...

Leitrim GAA will review hosting big matches at Annaduff following traffic issues

Big matches may no longer be held in Leitrim GAA's new Centre of Excellence at Annaduff after serious traffic issues at a game last...

Carrick set for CCTV system by summer

It's hoped a state-of-the-art CCTV system will be installed in Carrick-on-Shannon by the summer.Last year plans were unveiled for about 11 cameras to be...

Leitrim GAA admit N4 safety issues after 1,000 people attend game at Annaduff centre

Leitrim GAA is calling for additional street-lighting to be provided at Annaduff after serious traffic issues at a match last night.More than 1,000 spectators...

Donie Shine senior to be given hall of fame award posthumously

Its been announced that the Hall of Fame award for 2017 at the Roscommon sports star of the year awards  is being posthumously given...

Local teams all set for All Ireland volleyball finals

Three schools in the region are all set for the All-Ireland schools volleyball finals which take place in UCD on Thursday.There's a unique all...

Mathews feels O’Neill club rumours unhelpful to international side

Stoke City appointed Paul Lambert as the club’s new manager after a week of speculation linking republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill to the...

Coillte agrees to review forestry work in Mote Park

Coillte has agreed to suspend all harvesting works in Mote Park until a new forest-management plan is agreed.Planned tree-felling at the Roscommon town facility...

James (Jimmy) Rabbitte

James (Jimmy) RabbitteBoher, Streamstown, Mullingar, Co Westmeath.Monday January 15th suddenly at his home.Reposing in Rooney’s Funeral Home Ballymore tomorrow (Thurs) from five o’clock until...

Nuala Sheeran (Nee Conlon)

Nuala Sheeran (Nee Conlon)Alderford, Ballyfarnon, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.January 16th peacefully (in her 92nd year) surrounded by and in the tender care of her...

Should B and B’s charge a booking deposit?

 You heard it here last week – the Restaurants association of Ireland is calling on its members to request non - refundable deposits to...

SLURRY SPREADING AND THE FODDER CRISIS

Slurry spreading will begin on farms across the region in the coming weeks when the closed period comes to an end.Counties in Zone B...

Social media and young people’s moods

Over one thousand secondary school students have entered the competition and previous winners have gone on to become billionaires.Students from St Bricin's college, Belturbet...