On-Air Now

  • joe130x130
    The Joe Finnegan Show with Joe Finnegan

Longford

Talks on resolving Cameron redundancy payments to begin at WRC

Talks are due to begin at the Workplace Relations Commission on the 6th of January in an effort to reach agreement on redundancy terms...

Gardai urge homeowners to make ‘crime prevention’ their new year’s resolution

Gardai in the Shannonside region are urging the public to make 'crime prevention' one of their new year's resolutions.Recent information released by the CSO...

LISTEN: Longford County Council executive aim to free up 3,000 vacant homes for use

Getting some of the 3,000 vacant homes in Longford back in use is among the biggest challenges facing Longford County Council in 2017.That's according...

One woman injured after serious road crash on N55

A woman is in a stable condition at Beaumont hospital this evening following a road traffic collision on the N55 earlier today.The incident happened...

N55 closed following serious road crash

The N55 between Edgeworthstown and Ballymahon is closed following what's been described as a bad accident on the route around lunchtime today.Two vehicles are...

Dairy farmers in midlands to take some time to recover

Dairy farmers in the midlands region will take some time to recover from difficulties faced during the 2016.Longford IFA Chairman Sean Conefrey says that...

New figures show 1200 people on rent supplement in Shannonside region

New figures have revealed there was over 1,200 people on rent supplement in the Shannonside region up to the end of November last year.Figures...

Shannonside house prices rise sharply

House prices in the Shannonside region have risen by an average of 13 per cent over the past year – but remain the cheapest...
Lakelands

Public urged to back Longford tourism projects

A senior Longford County Council official is hoping the public supports a number of new tourism and rural development projects planned for 2017.The county...

Two people hospitalised after Ballinalee collision

Two people were taken to hospital for treatment after a two-vehicle collision in north Longford last night.Gardai said that, at about 11.20pm, a Jeep...

International rugby returning to Dubarry Park

In 2016, Dubarry Park in Athlone ceased hosting Ireland’s under 20 Six Nations rugby home games. The games were relocated to Donnybrook.It’s expected that...

SAINT FRANCIS LADIES LINED OUT AT PÁIDÍÓ SÉ TOURNAMENT

Leitrim’s St. Francis Ladies lined out in the intermediate competition last at weekend’s Lidl Comórtas Peile Páidí Ó Sé 2018, the famed club Gaelic football tournament and festival...

Current Roscommon side can emulate the four-in-a-row legends

‘The Current Roscommon senior team and reigning Connacht champions can emulate the Roscommon team that won four Connacht championships in a row from 1977...

Darren O’Donnell

Darren O'Donnell.Corry, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim.Wednesday, February, 21stReposing at his late residence tomorrow (Fri) from 11.00am until 11.00pm.House private at all other...

Henry Hamilton

Henry HamiltonCranleybeg, Edgeworthstown, Co Longford and North Circular Road, Dublin.Tuesday February 20th peacefully at the Mater Hospital, Dublin.Predeceased by his brother Willie....

Bridgie Connelly

Bridgie Connelly.Newtown, Glinsk, Via Castlerea, Co. Galway.Wednesday, 21st February, peacefully at University College Hospital Galway. Reposing at Divilly's Funeral Home Glenamaddy,  tomorrow evening...

Should we fear vulture funds?

 Permanent TSB has revealed the majority of the mortgages it's selling belong to private homeowners.A statement issued by the bank claims that 14-thousand out...

The perfect cup of tea

We Irish love our tea.New figures from Euro monitor international show we as a country are the fifth highest consumer in the world –...
Rugby

Podcast: rugby and imagination

There is hours of entertainment in a book.Kevin McDermott on Sportsbeat spoke with book author Gerard Siggins Initially a sports journalist, he worked for...