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Brexit speech gives no certainty about Border – Leitrim Cathaoirleach

The Cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council says there's still no certainty about how the Border with Northern Ireland will work post-Brexit.British Prime Minister Theresa...

Fourteen submissions made on Sligo Leitrim constituency

Three TDs from the Sligo-Leitrim constituency have lodged submissions calling for its boundary to be changed.A total of 14 people wrote to the Constituency...
Enterprise

Enterprise Ireland claim 500 jobs in Shannonside region last year

Enterprise Ireland claims it created over 500 jobs in the Shannonside region in 2016.The Government agency revealed the figures in its annual report which...

Marc MacSharry biggest spender in Sligo Leitrim election

The Sinn Fein party contributed just €3,000 to TD Martin Kenny's successful election campaign last year.According to figures released by SIPO, Fianna fail Marc...

Dermot Gallagher remembered as ‘loyal’ Leitrim and Carrick man

A former president of the Carrick-on-Shannon Chamber of Commerce is paying a glowing tribute to former Ireland ambassador to US Dermot Gallagher.The Carrick-on-Shannon native,...

Tributes paid to Leitrim native who served as Ambassador to US

Tributes from across the political world have been paid to former Ireland Ambassador to the U.S, Dermot Gallagher, who passed away over the weekend.The...

House prices in Roscommon, Leitrim and Longford are rising sharply

The average cost of a home in Ireland now stands at around 200-and-34-thousand Euro.A new property survey claims that prices went up nationwide by...
Lakelands

Anglers from Lanesborough and Ballyleague are in France promoting Lough Ree

Anglers from Lanesborough and Ballyleague are in France this weekend to promote Lough Ree to the top anglers of Europe.The Lough Ree Angling Hub...

Call for progress on Carrick on Shannon Community Hospital

There's a call for the HSE to progress plans for a new Community Hospital/Day Centre at Carrick-on-Shannon in Co Leitrim.The call comes from Fianna...

Leitrim councillor concerned about effect of Vacant Site Levy

A Leitrim councillor says she's concerned about local authorities having to change their County Development plans in order to meet obligations under the Vacant...

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...

Bridie Dunne (nee Casey)

Bridie Dunne (nee Casey).Marian Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon and formally of Cootehall.Friday, January, 19th peacefully in the loving care of the wonderful staff...

Maureen Comerton (Nee O’Sullivan)

Maureen Comerton (Nee O’Sullivan)Retreat Heights, AthloneFriday January 19th in her 97th year.Predeceased by her beloved husband Austin, late brother John L and Michael and...

Patrick (Pat) Moylan

Patrick (Pat) MoylanMain Street, Ballinlough, Co Roscommon.Friday January 19th peacefully in Ave Maria Nursing Home, Tooreen.Former member and chairman of Roscommon County Council.Reposing at...

SPECSAVERS ITEM

 What type of glasses would suit a square or a round face?Fiona Ferguson from Specsavers opticians in Longford joined us on the show to...

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...