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Thursday, April 26, 2018

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Leitrim

€2.25million price tag on Bank of Ireland in Carrick

A Galway based real estate agency is seeking two-point-two-five million euro for a banking property in Carrick on Shannon. Cushman and Wakefield is expecting strong...

CCTV plans a step closer in Carrick-on-Shannon

The design phase of the new CCTV system planned for Carrick-on-Shannon has now been completed and the project will cost about €100,000. The business community...

Local TD calls on Fianna Fáil to back rural areas

Leitrim-based Sinn Féin deputy Martin Kenny is calling on Fianna Fáil to show it is prepared to stand up for rural Ireland. Deputy Kenny is...

Lidl re-apply to build new store near rival Carrick supermarkets

Lidl is seeking planning permission for a store to be built on a site in Carrick-on-Shannon where a previous application was rejected. Last week the...

Irish Natura group suggest some local forest fires a result of ‘thuggery’

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association has claimed that an element of 'thuggery' was involved in some recent gorse and wildfires in the...

New child psychiatrist set to be appointed in northwest

A campaign group has been told the HSE is set to appoint a new child psychiatrist for the northwest to fill the gap in...

Road safety concerns raised in Leitrim village

Concerns are being raised that a person could be killed in Leitrim village unless road-safety measures are taken urgently. At a meeting of Carrick-on-Shannon Municipal...

Two Shannonside winners at national energy awards

Two winners have emerged from the Shannonside region in a nationwide search for projects championing sustainable activities in their communities. The Manorhamilton North Leitrim Sustainable...

20% rise in numbers visiting Carrick tourist office

There has been a 20 percent increase in the number of visitors to the tourist office in Carrick-on-Shannon so far this year. The boating season...

Sean MacDiarmada festival organisers hope for solution to homestead issues

One of the organisers of this weekend's Sean MacDiarmada commemoration says they hope a permanent solution can be found for his homestead. A guide who...

Longford looking to finish season with cup win

Longford Rugby club will take on Naas in the Provincial Towns plate final in Edenderry at 3pm on Sunday. Longford have finished third in Division...

Renewed confidence in camp ahead of Finn Harps encounter

Longford Town knocked out  SSE Airtricity League Premier Division side Shamrock Rovers out of the EA Sports Cup on Tuesday night with a one...

Leddy salutes Muldoon’s contribution to the Connacht cause

After 327 games for Connacht their captain John Muldoon will be retiring after Saturday’s game with Leinster. The former International flanker will now join the...

Joe Berrigan

Joe Berrigan Clonark, Cornafulla, Athlone. Thursday April 26th Reposing at Retreat Nursing Home Chapel tomorrow evening (Fri) from five o’clock until seven o’clock. Mass of the Resurrection on...

Bernadette Fallon

Bernadette Fallon. Forest View, Ballygar, Co. Galway and formerly of Gowla, Ballinamore-Bridge. Wednesday, April, 25th, 2018. Reposing at Moran’s Funeral Home, Ballygar tomorrow evening...

Anne Brennan (nee Egan)

Anne Brennan (nee Egan) Corskeagh, Strokestown, Co. Roscommon. Thursday, April, 26th at the Galway Clinic. Sadly missed by her husband Eugene, mother Mary, brother Paddy, sisters Celia...

Fancy a cup of nettle tea?

Most of us would think of nettles simply as 'stinging weeds' However, before you throw it out of your garden and into your bin, take...

Is the Pope coming to the West?

  ''I have no confirmation..but it's not to say it mightn't happen'' Fr Richard Gibbons who is the Parish Priest in Knock spoke to us on...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 2304

Sportsbeat is on every Monday evening between 8 and 9. A look back on the Monaghan Stages Rally with Sean McCaffrey, as well interviews conducted by...