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New youth centre in Carrick gets planning

Planning permission has been granted for new accommodation for youths at Breffni Family Resource Centre in Carrick-on-Shannon. On March 1st, Townpark Residents Association asked Leitrim...

Apache in Carrick reopens after criminal damage

The vandalised Apache Pizza outlet in Carrick-on-Shannon reopened on Friday night after refurbishment works were carried out. In the early hours of Friday morning, a...

Carrick businesswoman slams takeaway vandals

A local businesswoman has condemned the extensive criminal damage caused to a takeaway in Carrick-on-Shannon last night. At about 3am, a number of individuals, alleged...

HSE responds to TD’s criticism of St John’s mental health unit

The HSE says it's addressing issues highlighted at a Sligo-Leitrim mental-health unit. Last week, the Mental Health Commission made 13 findings of noncompliance about the...

Carrick Gardai investigate serious ‘criminal damage’ to Apache Pizza

Gardai in Carrick-on-Shannon are investigating what they have described as 'extensive criminal damage' to a business in the town overnight. It's understood a number of...

Carrick school bids for glory in Junk Kouture

Carrick-on-Shannon Community School will be going for glory in the Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture National Finals this afternoon. Groups from the Leitrim school and...

Leitrim woman hopes county will take part in unique charity event for starving kids

A Leitrim woman is urging everyone in the county to take part in a unique charity event this week which is aimed at helping...

Public meeting about health services in Leitrim

A public meeting about health services in the northwest will be held in Carrick-on-Shannon next week. A new group, called Our Voices Their Future, is...

No new Garda recruits in Shannonside region

None of the 163 gardaí who passed out at Templemore this week will be stationed in Longford, Leitrim or Roscommon. There are 11 gardaí from...

“Deplorable” – TD hits out after report slams Sligo-Leitrim mental health facility

A local TD has described the management of a Sligo/Leitrim mental health facility as 'deplorable' after a highly critical watchdog report. The Mental Health Commission...

Hegarty reviews Friday and Saturdays Roscommon championship action

Willie Hegarty brings us a round up of the Roscommon senior and intermediate championship.
RWC

Leinster reach European final

Leinster have reached their first European Cup final since 2012. The Blues have thrashed Scarlets by 38 points to 16 in their semi final at...
RWC

Munster v Racing Metro: Victor Costello predicts Munster win

Munster take on Racing Metro in the European Champions Cup semi-final tomorrow. Former Leinster and Ireland number 8 Victor Costello looks ahead.

Eugene Glancy

Eugene Glancy. Croghan Road, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Roscommon and formerly of Cloonfad Beg and Hanwell London.  Reposing at the home of his sister Bridgie and brother-in-law Dominic...

Patrick Joseph (P.J) Murray

Patrick Joseph (P.J) Murray. Quay St., Drumsna, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim and formerly of Athenry, Co Galway. Friday, April, 20th peacefully at University College Hospital, Galway in...

Agnes (Aggie) Berry (nee Lynch)

Agnes (Aggie) Berry (nee Lynch). Westlodge and formerly of St Kieran Terrace, Athlone Friday, April, 20th peacefully. Predeceased by her beloved husband Peter. Sadly missed by her...

Farewell to the King of country music

The King of country, an icon in the industry and a man of the people… Today we bid farewell to Big Tom who will...

Funeral mass of Big Tom McBride

The Funeral mass of big Tom McBride as broadcast on Shannonside Northern Sound FM Part one Part two Part three Part four

”He just was the King..there’s no doubt about it” tributes to Big Tom

It was with great sadness we learned of the death of Country music legend Big Tom. The Monaghan star and front man of Big Tom...