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Athlone households face water shortages today

Water outages are in force in Athlone town since 6 o'clock this morning. Westmeath County Council is carrying out work at a key reservoir for...

Athlone swimmer sets sights on Shannon record

An Athlone man is hoping to become the first Irishman to swim the length of the Shannon when he sets off later this week. Paddy...

Man due in court over Athlone burglary

A man is due in Athlone District Court this morning in connection with an alleged burglary at the weekend. It's alleged €350's worth of items...

Drowned dog recovered from waters in Coosan

An Athlone animal charity worker is appealing to people to find a humane way to resolve issues if they find themselves unable to care...

Appeals for CCTV or witnesses after dog drowned at Coosan jetty

The Athlone sub aqua club is appealing for anyone who may have seen anything suspicious at Coosan Point jetty in recent days to contact...

Athlone woman to receive special honour from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace

An Athlone woman is preparing for a visit to Buckingham Palace next week after receiving an invitation to the Prince of Wales 70th birthday...

Athlone Sub Aqua club to recover remains of dog deliberately drowned at Coosan beauty...

WARNING: This post contains an image which may be upsetting. **** Athlone Sub Aqua club is hoping to recover the remains of a dog that was drowned...

Mother calls for mandatory disclosure after baby dies at Mullingar hospital

The solicitor representing Sandra Cullivan whose baby son died at Mullingar hospital , says she wants to see a mandatory duty of disclosure to...

Mayor of Athlone warns against complacency as jobless figures drop again

The Mayor of Athlone has cautioned against getting carried away with declining unemployment figures as regional small and medium sized businesses still face a...

Widespread disruption on Athlone water supply

Water supplies in Athlone are disrupted once again this week following an electrical fault at the Athlone water treatment plant last Saturday. Treated water levels...

Roscommon are the Connacht Intermediate football champions

Roscommmon are the Connacht intermediate ladies football champions after ending Sligo’s bid for three in a row. Roscommon beat the Yeates county by 4-17 to...

Kildare end Longford dreams

Longford 1-13 Kildare 1-16 Longford bowed out of the 2018 championship after a heart-breaking defeat to Kildare. Kildare only led with two of normal time remaining thanks...

Leitrim shock Louth in qualifiers

Leitrim 0-25 Louth 1-12 Leitrim recorded their third ever All-Ireland qualifiers win with a thumbing 10 point win over Louth. Leitrim blitzed Louth in the second half...

Kevin Reilly

Kevin Reilly No 1 Church View, Lough Gowna, Co. Cavan and late of Fyhora, Moyne, Co. Longford. Monday, June 25th, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Deeply regretted...

Michael Mullen

Michael Mullen Ballybride, Roscommon. Saturday, June 23rd, peacefully in Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe. He will be sadly missed by his wife Noreen, sons Michael Jnr., Brian...

Peter Kinlan

Peter Kinlan Rathmor, Aughnacliffe, Co. Longford. Sunday, June 24th, peacefully at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin. Reposing at his family’s residence (Rathmor) tomorrow morning (Tues) from ten o’clock until...

Lead investigator in ‘Roscommon house of horrors’ speaks out

  ''It was a case that horrified and shocked the nation'' Retired Castlerea Sergeant John Hynes was lead investigator in the case dubbed ''Roscommon House of...

RECIPE FOR FISH PIE

We really do love a nice piece of fish, but here on the Joe Finnegan Show we found we were a bit 'stuck in...

LISTEN BACK: Friday’s JF Show panel

The rise and fall of David Drumm, the forthcoming Budget and the imminent heatwave: these were just some of the topics discussed by our...