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Traffic chaos in Shannonside region

There are major disruptions to the inter-city train service today because of the Bus Éireann strike countrywide, with 13 Shannonside trains cancelled. It's because, at...

Shannonside trains affected by bus strike

There are major disruptions to the inter-city train service because of the Bus Éireann strike countrywide, with a number of routes affected. It's because, at...

Large Leitrim contingent attending McGuinness funeral

Dozens of mourners from the Shannonside region are set to attend the funeral of Martin McGuinness today in Derry. The former Northern Ireland deputy first...
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Clash between local representatives on impact of EU

A recent statement issued by Roscommon Galway Deputy Michael Fitzmaurice on an EU spraying directive led to heated debate today. The statement from Deputy Fitzmaurice...

Lidl store in Carrick to become car showroom

Lidl is planning to close its existing store in Carrick-on-Shannon and turn it into a car sales showroom and gym. The supermarket chain plans to...

Carrigallen equestrian centre for sale for €1m

An equestrian centre and lakeside holiday village near Carrigallen in rural Co Leitrim has come on the market with a €1 million price tag. Gulladoo...

Power restored to homes in Shannonside region after major outages

Dozens of properties in the Shannonside region were without electricity this morning. Earlier, 6,410 homes in Athlone were without power, due to a major fault,...

€40,000 for Drumsna flood works

More than €40,000 has been allocated towards flood-relief works in south Leitrim. A total of €40,500 has been given to Roscommon County Council to remove...

Shannonside Sinn Féin members pay tribute to McGuinness

Martin McGuinness has died at the age of 66. He had stepped down as Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister in January and had been unwell...

Carrick Councillor calls for immediate safety works at Cloonturk roundabout

A Carrick-on-Shannon councillor has called for urgent action to be taken to replace fence panels at one the biggest roundabouts on the N4 Two serious...

Galway win the Nestor Cup

  Galway 0-16 Roscommon 2-06 Roscommon’s bid to land their second Connacht senior football championship in a-row came to an end after a strong second half from Galway...

Wicklow see off Longford challenge in Leinster semi-final

Leinster Ladies Intermediate semi-final Wicklow 3-13 Longford 0-4. After the game Longford captain Mairead Moore spoke with Deniese O'Flaherty.

Roscommon beaten in Connacht Under 20 final

Connacht Under 20 football championship final: Mayo 3-16 Roscommon 1-6 Roscommon  were defeated by 16 points by Mayo in the inaugural Connacht Under 20 football championship final. The...

Willie (William) Jordan

Willie (William) Jordan 9 Legion Terrace, Longford Town. Wednesday, June 20th, in Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Dublin Road, Longford. Funeral Mass on (Fri) at eleven o’clock...

Patrick (Patsy) Donohue

Patrick (Patsy) Donohue. Wembley, U.K and formerly Granard, Co. Longford. Who died on 11th June peacefully at Northwick Park Hospital. Sadly missed by his loving...

Winifred (Una) Mallon (née Ward)

Winifred (Una) Mallon (née Ward)  New York and formerly of Derrane Road, Roscommon. June 14th, 2018.  Beloved wife of the late Joseph, daughter of the late...

Life in the fast lane

How comfortable are you taking directions from your other half while driving? On today's Joe Finnegan Show we caught up with Leitrim based couple Katjua...

LISTEN BACK: Halting the decline of rural communities

Rural communities in our region are doing all they can to put a halt on depopulation. Social-media campaigns are shining a light on all there...

LISTEN BACK: JF Show weekly panel discussion

The Pope's imminent visit to Ireland, Sinn Féin's possible motion of no confidence in Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy and the US-North Korea peace pact:...