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Councillor urges support for marathon CPR relay in Athlone

The public is being urged to improve their CPR skills in Athlone this weekend. Keep it Beating are holding a 24-hour Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) relay...

Athlone public meeting to discuss future of town’s west side

A public meeting is being held in Athlone this evening to discuss proposals for the future of the town's west side. The meeting is being...

Athlone residents warned about further water restrictions tonight

Residents in Athlone and surrounding areas are being reminded that water outages will be in place again overnight. The restrictions run from 8pm to 8am...

Leitrim and Westmeath County Councils work to restore water supply today

Irish Water and Westmeath County Council have completed repairs on a burst pipe today and the Kilbeggan reservoir is now refilling. People in the area...

PODCAST: New tractor testing training course set to get underway at AIT

Athlone Institute of Technology, in conjunction with the Road Safety Authority (RSA), has launched a “first of its kind” tractor testing course designed to...

Thieves on rampage for tools in Athlone

Gardaí in Athlone have issued a warning to homeowners to secure their gardening equipment and outdoor tools after a burglary in the region recently. A...

Missing 13-year-old boy known to frequent Athlone

A 13-year-old boy who's gone missing in County Laois is known to visit Athlone and Dublin City Centre. Ronan Quinn was last seen at around...

Water restrictions could be out in place in Athlone due to good weather

Water Restrictions may have to be implemented in Athlone as a result of the good weather spell. Irish Water is asking customers to conserve water...
Trains

Damage to level crossing causes delays on Sligo-Dublin service

A van which hit a level crossing early today caused up to an hours delay on train services on the Sligo to Dublin route. Irish...

Council grants lucrative contract for Athlone estate

Westmeath County Council has signed a contract to develop 33 new homes in Arcadia, Athlone, in a deal worth more than €6 million. The new...

Galway win the Nestor Cup

  Galway 0-16 Roscommon 2-06 Roscommon’s bid to land their second Connacht senior football championship in a-row came to an end after a strong second half from Galway...

Wicklow see off Longford challenge in Leinster semi-final

Leinster Ladies Intermediate semi-final Wicklow 3-13 Longford 0-4. After the game Longford captain Mairead Moore spoke with Deniese O'Flaherty.

Roscommon beaten in Connacht Under 20 final

Connacht Under 20 football championship final: Mayo 3-16 Roscommon 1-6 Roscommon  were defeated by 16 points by Mayo in the inaugural Connacht Under 20 football championship final. The...

Willie (William) Jordan

Willie (William) Jordan 9 Legion Terrace, Longford Town. Wednesday, June 20th, in Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Dublin Road, Longford. Funeral Mass on (Fri) at eleven o’clock...

Patrick (Patsy) Donohue

Patrick (Patsy) Donohue. Wembley, U.K and formerly Granard, Co. Longford. Who died on 11th June peacefully at Northwick Park Hospital. Sadly missed by his loving...

Winifred (Una) Mallon (née Ward)

Winifred (Una) Mallon (née Ward)  New York and formerly of Derrane Road, Roscommon. June 14th, 2018.  Beloved wife of the late Joseph, daughter of the late...

Life in the fast lane

How comfortable are you taking directions from your other half while driving? On today's Joe Finnegan Show we caught up with Leitrim based couple Katjua...

LISTEN BACK: Halting the decline of rural communities

Rural communities in our region are doing all they can to put a halt on depopulation. Social-media campaigns are shining a light on all there...

LISTEN BACK: JF Show weekly panel discussion

The Pope's imminent visit to Ireland, Sinn Féin's possible motion of no confidence in Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy and the US-North Korea peace pact:...