Thursday, October 19, 2017

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Longford

Longford court

Four men convicted of assault at Longford mosque

Four Edgeworthstown men have been convicted of an assault at a Longford mosque in 2015 Following a three day trial, Judge John Cheatle found four...
Longford court

Verdict due in Longford mosque row case this morning

A verdict is expected to be delivered in the case of six Edgeworthstown men facing charges connected to an alleged assault at a mosque...

LISTEN: Funding shortfall for local Alzheimer’s centres

On Wednesday afternoon, the official opening took place of the Alzheimer's Society of Ireland's new offices in Longford town. A total of 55,000 people in Ireland...
Direct provision

Longford asylum-seekers denied permission for place of worship in direct provision centre

The Department of Justice has declined a request from Longford asylum-seekers for a place of worship in their direct-provision centre. In documents released under the...

Alzheimer’s Society launches new midlands centre in Longford

The chief executive of the Alzheimer's Society of Ireland has called on the state to provide increased funding for its new branch in Longford...

Ross says high speed train could mean 40 mins from Longford to Dublin

A high-speed train between Dublin and Sligo would mean Longford commuters facing only a 40 to 50 minute trip to the capital. That's according to...

Shannonside Councils respond to over 100 Ophelia-related incidents

Roscommon County Council responded to approximately fifty incidents of fallen trees in the county yesterday following Storm Ophelia. Emergency crews worked until 10 pm last...
Branches

Longford Council warning over large overhead branches on N4

ESB crews have begun clean up and repair operations across the network this morning. 245,000 people remain without power - with some expected to be...

Longford Council update list of roads affected by debris and trees

The clean up after storm Ophelia could cost over a billion Euro. Three people were killed yesterday in winds that reached 190 km/ph. There'll be two...
Ophelia

Ophelia – Live updates from the Shannonside region here

Get in touch with Shannonside FM today via text at 0871200900 or via Twitter or Facebook messages - 07.20am Power outages are likely to occur in...

St. Michael’s Moment In Time Wins Out

St. Michael’s GAA, Roscommon have won a Digital Clock and Scoreboard courtesy of EirGrid as part of the GAA Moments in Time Online Competition. “First...

Ireland Face Denmark For World Cup Place

Denmark stand between the Republic of Ireland and their first World Cup appearance in 16 years. Martin O’Neill’s team face a trip to Copenhagen for...

Podcast:Michael Glaveys win Roscommon intermediate title

Michael Glaveys have won their fifth Roscommon Mulryan Construction intermediate final while Fuerty lost their third final in a row. Glaveys defeated Fuerty  by...

May McManus (nee Mannion)

May McManus (nee Mannion) 18 Cois Locha, Carrigallen, Co Leitrim and formerly Tully, Carrigallen and Ballyglass, Ballinagare, Co Roscommon. Thursday October 19th suddenly at her residence. sadly...

Kathleen Kelleher (nee Hargaden)

Kathleen Kelleher (nee Hargaden) Drumany, Foxfield, Co Leitrim. Thursday October 19th peacefully at Sligo University Hospital, in her 92nd year. Predeceased by her husband Pat, sister Marie,...

Public consultation on new Ballymahon to Athlone route

A public consultation event it to is held next week ahead of a plan to create an entirely new route linking Ballymahon to Athlone. Earlier...

Podcast:Michael Glaveys win Roscommon intermediate title

Michael Glaveys have won their fifth Roscommon Mulryan Construction intermediate final while Fuerty lost their third final in a row. Glaveys defeated Fuerty  by...

Podcast: James McClean is Ireland’s Number One!

James McClean is the man of the Ireland's World Cup qualifying campaign! Martin O’Neill's side made the paly-off's for FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 on...

Podcast: Baseball a growing sport

Baseball is a minority sport in the country but that does not mean it hasn’t had its success  with the Comets team from Cavan are...