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Someone needs to be jailed over McCabe allegations – Wilson

A former Garda whistleblower claims that someone needs to be jailed over false allegations of sexual abuse leveled at Maurice McCabe.It emerged this week...

€25,000’s worth of goods taken in Athlone burglaries

Gardai in Athlone are asking people to be on the alert after two burglaries yesterday in which thieves escaped with a total of 25,000...

Up to 200 people attend N55 public consultation event in Tang

Up to 200 people turned out at the N55 realignment consultation event in Tang yesterday.Organisers reported a steady flow from half past two yesterday...

N55 public consultation process begins today in Tang

Members of the public who could be affected by a possible re-alignment of the N55 from the Pigeons to Ballymahon will get a chance...

Athlone man’s three-year wait for eye operation

An Athlone man, who had to wait for three years for an operation on his eye, admits he fears for his vision unless he...

No new garda for Longford, Leitrim or Roscommon

None of the 149 probationer gardai who passed out at Templemore in recent days are being assigned to garda stations in Roscommon, Longford or...

Shannonside sports clubs encouraged to attend 2017 grants meeting

Local sports clubs are being encouraged to attend a special event on next Tuesday night, in Athlone.The workshop which is taking place at Athlone...

Major drugs seizure in Mullingar

Gardaí have seized €25,000’s worth of cannabis herb in Mullingar.The drug was discovered as part of a planned search of a premises at Ardleigh...

Spate of break-ins in Athlone yesterday

More than €1,300's worth of items were robbed during three burglaries in Athlone yesterday.A PlayStation and a television were among €780's worth of goods...

LISTEN: Athlone flood meeting hears from Minister and dredging expert

Over 150 people attended a meeting this week in Athlone organised by the Shannon System Flood Alliance at which Minister Sean Canney was one of...

RDFL Challenge cup draws

The draws for the Preliminary Round and Round 1 of the RDFL Challenge Cup were made  at the League Headquarters in Lecarrow under the...

Longford Towns Aodh Devlin featured for the under 19 side

The Republic of Ireland Under-19s defeated an ETB FAI Select XI 3-0  at the AUL Complex, Clonshaugh on Thursday afternoon. The side featured Longford...

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...

Josie Walsh (nee Maguire)

Josie Walsh (nee Maguire).Mariemount Grove Church Street, Ballinamore and formerly of Drumdiffer, Drumreilly, Co Leitrim.Saturday, January, 20th.Reposing at her residence tomorrow (Sun) from two...

Peter Brennan

Peter Brennan.Ballymore, Boyle, Co Roscommon.Friday, January, 19th peacefully at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle.Sadly, missed by his sister Kathleen Keavney (Ballinameen), brother Thomas (England),...

Kathleen Brennan (née McDermott)

Kathleen Brennan (née McDermott).Grove, Kilteevan, Co Roscommon.Saturday, January, 19th peacefully in the devoted care of the staff at the Sacred Heart Home, Roscommon.Beloved...

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...