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Steady increase in house prices recorded in Leitrim and Longford since December

Property prices in the Shannonside region continue to see steady growth according to latest figures published by real estate agents in the region.Roscommon saw...

Longford Gardai to issue TV appeal over aggravated burglary

Gardai in Longford are renewing their appeal for information on an aggravated burglary in Longford town last October.Three men attacked a woman in her...

Rally fans urged to enjoy Longford event safely

Organizers of the Midland Motor club's annual Longford moto stages rally are urging spectators to enjoy today's event safely.Hundreds of people are expected to...

Athlone bus driver defends strike as thousands are left stranded

A Shannonside Bus Eireann driver has defended today's nationwide bus strike that has left thousands of commuters stranded today.No national bus routes have operated...

Calls for funds to help in recovery of Longford stabbing victim

A fund is being set up to help support the recovery of a man stabbed in Longford on St Patrick's night.37 year old Vitor...

Ulster Bank to retain ATM in Edgeworthstown

Ulster bank have confirmed that their Edgeworthstown ATM will remain open despite the closure of the 102-year-old branch in September.According to Fine Gael TD...

Longford man held in custody over alleged stabbing

A Longford man has appeared in court again this morning over an alleged stabbing in the town on St Patrick's night.Ciaran McDonnell, of 34...

Anger at rates meeting in Granard

Almost 30 traders in Granard attended a meeting last night to discuss the recent valuation process.Several business people in the north Longford town have...

Edgeworthstown to suffer over bank closure – publican

An Edgeworthstown publican claims the town is going to suffer hugely after the closure of Ulster Bank.It was confirmed yesterday that the bank, which...

Edgeworthstown traders slam closure of bank

The head of the traders' association in Edgeworthstown has described the closure of the Ulster Bank branch in the town as 'another nail in...

Buccaneers U20’s in next round of Purcell Cup

Just like the Seniors the Buccaneers U-20’s travelled Naas as the clubs squared up to each other in the Purcell Cup at sun-basked Dubarry...

Ladies lead the way in Roscommon

The Roscommon ladies put in a storming second half to see off a determined home side on a glorious Sunday afternoon last in the...

PIRATES CAPTURE TITLE

 BUCCANEERS 30 NAAS 23BUCCANEERS are Ulster Bank League Division 1B champions following their 30-23 victory over Naas in a thrilling and intensely competitive top...

Josephine Amooty (nee Darcy)

Josephine Amooty (nee Darcy)London and formerly of Ferbane, Co Offaly. Friday, March, 17th peacefully in the Whittington Hospital, London. Sadly missed by her husband...

Darren O’Neill

Darren O’Neill.Late of Assumption Road, Athlone.Saturday, March, 25th unexpectedly.Reposing at the residence of his sister Eileen and brother-in-law, P.J. Craughwell, at Clonbigney, Taughmaconnell today...

Mary Finnerty (nee Mc Manus)

Mary Finnerty (nee Mc Manus)Tanvey, Ballydangan, Athlone, Co. Roscommon and Ballinasloe, Galway.Sunday, March, 26th peacefully surrounded by her family. Sadly missed by her husband...

PODCAST: Could cycling be dangerous for our health?

Blue skies, longer evenings and warmer temperatures all mean that more of us are out and about trying to lose weight, keep healthy, or...

PODCAST: Daffodil nurse Dympna talks about end of life care

Tomorrow marks the 30th annual Daffodil Day in Ireland when money is raised to support the Irish Cancer Society and the people they work...

PODCAST: Rahara National School’s One Good Idea

Sixth class students from Rahara National School have made it to the last 20 of the SEAI's One Good Idea competition. Their project helps...