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Gardai investigating after a man knocked down on N4

Gardai in Granard are appealing for witnesses after a man was knocked down by a single vehicle on the N4 at Kilsallagh, in Edgeworthstown...

Shannonside local rail line could be under threat

Sligo Leitrim Tony McLoughlin has played down fears that a key local rail line in the Shannonside region could be under threat. A recent...

Concern about Drumshanbo’s sewerage system failing to meet EU standards

A local councillor is expressing serious concern about the fact Drumshanbo’s sewerage system has failed to meet EU standards. The scheme was deemed substandard...

Maynooth bar raises huge sum for assault victim Kym Owens

A bar in Maynooth has raised over €9,000 euro so far for the injured Monaghan teenager Kym Owens. The 18-year-old was the victim of...

Concerns raised in Leitrim over gap in mental health services

Concern has been expressed that there is a gap in mental health services for young people in Leitrim at present. Sligo-Leitrim TD Eamon Scanlon...

St.Brigid’s supporters warned of heavy traffic this Sunday in Carrick

Gardai in Carrick on Shannon are urging fans travelling to the Connacht club final to be aware of heavy traffic in the area this...

Special waste collection taking place in Longford today

Householders in Longford are being reminded of two special waste collections today in the county. The first takes place at Longford Slashers car-park from...

North Longford Councillors demand Granard receive one of new superintendent posts

North Longford councillors are calling for Granard to receive one of the superintendent posts approved by the government yesterday. The position has been vacant...

Well-known Roscommon business gets approval for major expansion

A well-known business in the centre of Roscommon town has been given the go-ahead for a large expansion. In June, Casey’s Auto Centre asked...

Usage will determine if Ballymahon taxi-rank becomes permanent

The demand for the new taxi rank in the middle of Ballymahon will determine whether or not it becomes a permanent fixture. That’s according...

Donie Shine senior to be given hall of fame award posthumously

Its been announced that the Hall of Fame award for 2017 at the Roscommon sports star of the year awards  is being posthumously given...

Local teams all set for All Ireland volleyball finals

Three schools in the region are all set for the All-Ireland schools volleyball finals which take place in UCD on Thursday.There's a unique all...

Mathews feels O’Neill club rumours unhelpful to international side

Stoke City appointed Paul Lambert as the club’s new manager after a week of speculation linking republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill to the...

Bridget (Cissie) Lennon

Bridget (Cissie) Lennon.Fardromin, Ballinamuck, Co. Longford.Predeceased by her husband James and baby son Seamus.Deeply regretted by her loving son, son Sean (Drumlish) daughters; Marian...

Michael Casserly

Michael Casserly.Willow Park Drive, Athlone and formerly of the Arcade, Barrack Street, Athlone, Co. Westmeath.Thursday, January, 18thReposing at the Strand Funeral Home, Athlone...

Anne Savage

Anne SavageBattery road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath.Thursday, January, 18thReposing at her residence this evening (Fri) from five o’clock until seven o’clock.Removal tomorrow morning...

SPECSAVERS ITEM

 What type of glasses would suit a square or a round face?Fiona Ferguson from Specsavers opticians in Longford joined us on the show to...

Should B and B’s charge a booking deposit?

 You heard it here last week – the Restaurants association of Ireland is calling on its members to request non - refundable deposits to...

SLURRY SPREADING AND THE FODDER CRISIS

Slurry spreading will begin on farms across the region in the coming weeks when the closed period comes to an end.Counties in Zone B...