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BREAKING: Gardaí investigating alleged assault of a female in Carrick-on-Shannon

Gardaí in Carrick-on-Shannon are investigating an alleged assault of a female on Friday, July 28th, at Cartown House. Investigations into the alleged assault are ongoing. Anyone...
Crash

Breaking: Sligo motorcyclist killed in Mohill collision

A 33-year-old Sligo man was killed in a road crash in Mohill on Saturday morning. At 11.20am, his motorcycle collided with a car at the Cloonchair...
Mulveys carrick

Leitrim man collects Lotto winnings of €500,000

A Leitrim man has collected his top prize of €500,000 from this week’s EuroMillions Plus draw. On Tuesday night, it emerged a person who bought...
Water supply

Call for Irish Water to replace water main in Jamestown Drumsna

Irish water needs to replace a one mile section of water main in the Jamestown Drumsna area to avoid constant disruption to supplies. That's according...
Electric cars

Funding boost for plans to install electric car charging point in Ballinamore

A project to provide an electric car charging point in Ballinamore has received a huge funding boost. The Minister for the Environment Denis Naughten has...
Alleged break ins

Four Dublin men charged with alleged thefts in Newtownforbes and Carrick on Shannon

Four men have been remanded into custody following a special sitting of Longford District Court today in connection with two alleged break-ins in recent...

130 children waiting for psychology services in Sligo and Leitrim

The latest figures from the HSE show there are more than 130 children on the waiting list for psychology services in Sligo and Leitrim. A...

Construction of Carrick’s Tusla office about to begin

Sligo-Leitrim TD Tony McLoughlin has welcomed a start date for the construction of new Tusla offices in Carrick-on-Shannon. It was confirmed last September the Child...
Accommodation

Over €40,000 spent on temporary accommodation for two Leitrim families this year

New figures show Leitrim County Council has spent more than €42,000 on temporary accommodation for two families so far this year. Details released to Shannonside...
Frank Curran Leitrim Chief Executive

Reports Leitrim Chief Executive set to leave for role in Wicklow

Speculation is increasing that current Chief Executive of Leitrim County Council, Frank Curran, will leave the role in the coming weeks to take up...

Guickan steps down as Leitrim boss

Brendan Guickan has reportedly stepped down as manager of the Leitrim senior football team. Guickan told the Leitrim Observer on Friday afternoon he would not...

Longford ladies ready for Laois

Laois will start as heavy favourites to see off Longford in this all-Leinster clash. Laois landed the TG4 Leinster intermediate crown recently and are targeting...

Roscommon face Meath in Ladies intermediate championship

Meath walloped Fermanagh last weekend to begin their TG4 All-Ireland series in emphatic fashion, scoring 11-24 in the process. The Royal County could be dark...

William (Bill) Doyle

William (Bill) Doyle St Patrick’s Terrace, Edgeworthstown and formerly of Crosskeys, Battery Rd, Longford and Newport, Legan. Friday, July 20th. Predeceased by his wife Mary...

Elizabeth (Betty) Riddell (nee Leech)

Elizabeth (Betty) Riddell (nee Leech) St. Michael's Place, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. Friday 20th July. Reposing at Serenity Funeral Home, Main Street, Ballinasloe Saturday from six o’clock...

Margaret Goode (nee Murray)

Margaret Goode (nee Murray) St Joseph's Place, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway and formerly of Derrylahan, Ballydangan, Athlone, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully in the wonderful care of the...

Listen back – JF SHOW PANEL

Talk about 'Putin' your foot in it... Would or Wouldn't?? Who could have imagined the uproar these words and subsequent back track that would have...

Falling in love with a prisoner

How does it happen that you fall in love with your penpal who happens to be a prisoner serving a life sentence in America? On...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 16th of July 2018

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening between eight and nine. Monaghan minor manager Seamus McEneaney spoke about Monaghans Ulster minor championship success and...