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Poignant event in Longford in memory of teenager

People in Longford are being asked to come out and support an event in aid of the children's cancer charity Aoibheann's Pink Tie in...

New tourist attraction to open in Granard this weekend

The official opening of the new Heritage and Visitors Centre in Granard will take place on this Sunday afternoon.The "Knights and Conquests" centre tells...

Authorities must address outrageous insurance costs – Warnock

The Finance Minister and the Financial Regulator need to be aware of the implications of high insurance costs of the night time economy of...

FF leader will not make post office closures red line issues in budget negotiations

Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin says his party will not be making the closure of post offices a red line issue.The Fianna Fail TD...

Longford ‘Tree of Hope’ hopes to encourage more awareness of mental health issues

A new symbol of hope to encourage people with mental health issues to reach out and ask for help has been located in Longford...

PODCAST:Longford taxi company forced to withdraw night time service over major insurance hike

Longford's main taxi company says its going have to withdraw its night time service entirely from the 23rd of this month due to huge...

Longford County Council to hear from possible Presidential candidates next week

Longford County Council has confirmed that it will host possible Presidential candidates at a special meeting next week.The local authority will be the last...

Longford taxi service facing cutting night-time cars due to large hike in insurance costs

Longford's main taxi company says its going have to withdraw its night time service entirely from the 23rd of this month due to huge...

Rescue hen charity makes appeal for new homes

Anyone with an interest in rescuing young hens who have served their purpose on egg farms is being advised of special hen drops taking...

Shannonside businessmen in tax settlements worth €150,000

Three businesses or individuals from the Shannonside region feature on the latest list of tax-defaulters.The latest list of tax-defaulters includes a farmer in Leitrim,...

Longford Town Miss Out On Play-Off Place

LONGFORD TOWN 2UCD 2Longford Town’s season has ended and Neale Fenn’s side have missed out on a place in the SSE Airtricity League first...

Leitrim GAA Results

Saturday 22th September2018 Connacht Gold Leitrim Senior Football ChampionshipQuarter-final replayBallinamore-Sean O'Heslin's 1-6 Glencar-Manorhamilton 1-21Relegation play-offAughnasheelin 0-13 Dromahair-St Patrick's 2-42018 Pyramid Bookmakers Leitrim Junior A Football...

Ballinamore Sean O’Heslins Out of Championship

Glencar/Manorhamilton 1-21Ballinamore Sean O’Heslins 1-06Ballinamore Sean O’Heslin’s are out of the Connacht Gold Leitrim Senior football championship with a 15 points defeat to Glencar/Manorhamilton.The...

Marie Burke (nee Scott)

The death has occurred of Marie Burke(nee Scott), 23 Marian Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon peacefully at her home on the 21st of September 2018.Deeply...

Thomas Ward

Thomas Ward                                        St Raphaels, Baylough, Athlone, 23rd September.Reposing at his residence tomorrow (Mon) from half past four until eight o’clock.                 Removal on Tuesday...

Gregory (Greg) Tiernan

Gregory (Greg) TiernanMain Street Castlerea Co. Roscommon, peacefully at the Mayo University Hospital 23rd September 2018.Reposing at McDonagh's Funeral Home Castlerea on Monday evening from...

LISTEN: Interview with new owner of iconic Carrick premises

A landmark building in Carrick-on-Shannon has sold to a local businessman.Gartlan’s newsagents in Bridge Street closed recently after serving the town for 80 years.The...

PODCAST: Focus on Carrick coffee roastery

One of the many businesses based in Leitrim’s technology enterprise centre, called the Hive in Carrick-on-Shannon, is a successful coffee roastery.Art of Coffee was...

PODCAST: Special focus on adult literacy

September is National Adult Literacy Month and the National Adult Literacy Agency has launched an information campaign called 'Take the First Step'.To find out...