Tuesday, February 21, 2017

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Local resident won’t travel Dublin Sligo rail line at weekends

A Shannonside resident has said she won't travel on the Sligo Dublin train line on Fridays , or other weekend days, due to anti...

Some delay on new Tusla building for Carrick on Shannon

The Minister for Children has confirmed that the new Tusla building planned for Carrick on Shannon is at a detailed design stage and a...

Bus Eireann management accused of inexperience

Unions are accusing management at Bus Éireann of inexperience in dealing with their industrial relations dispute.Talks on the row resume this morning - a...

Death of Cardinal Desmond Connell

Cardinal Desmond Connell has died.Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin said the Cardinal had been ill for some time, and 'passed away peacefully during the...

Only man ever charged with death of Fr Niall Molloy has died

The only man ever to have been charged in connection with the death of Roscommon priest Fr Niall Molloy has died. Richard Flynn at whose...

Minsiter tells Castlecoote meeting that subsidies for wind farms will be reduced

The Minister for Communications Energy and Natural Resources is advising landowners that subsidies for the development of wind farms are likely to be very...

Mullingar hospital manager says 24/7 staff cover is needed

The general manager of Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar is calling on the Minister for Health to put in place 24/7 staff cover at...

Fine Gael trio don’t rule out leadership bid

Three Ministers have refused to rule themselves out of contention to run as leader of Fine Gael.Enda Kenny has indicated he'll make his position...

Athlone-Westport bus route set for closure

Bus Éireann's Athlone to Westport bus route is at risk of being closed, according to a new document.The Irish Times is reporting that Bus...

Harris vows to solve local overcrowding crisis

The Minister for Health is promising to solve the overcrowding and ambulance problems in the Shannonside region.Speaking during a visit to the new emergency...

Mixed emotions for Buccs teams over weekend

The Buccaneers first team had a good win over the weekend which sees them on the verge of promotion after victory over UL Bohs...

TP Brennan Connacht Cup and Shield round 2 draw

The draw for the second round of the TP Brennan Connacht Cup and Shield as brought some very interesting and intriguing encounters. The stand...

Weekend Roscommon GAA Fixtures

This week’s Roscommon fixtures main focus is the beginning of division four and five in the league.There is one game in division 4 on...

Margaret Smyth (nee Doyle)

Margaret Smyth. (nee Doyle)Fyhora, Moyne, Co. Longford.Tuesday, February, 21st peacefully in the loving care of the staff at St. Joseph’s care centre, Longford. Predeceased by her husband...

Michael John Conlon.

Michael John Conlon.Glenageary, Dublin and formerly of Aughaguinea, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim.Tuesday, February, 21st.Reposing at Glennon’s Funeral Home, Ballinalee Road, Longford tomorrow (Wed) from half...

Bridget Bunty Casey (nee Newman)

Bridget Bunty Casey. (nee Newman)Terlicken, Ballymahon, Co. Longford.Tuesday, February, 21st peacefully at the Midland regional hospital, Mullingar.Predeceased by her husband Frank, sadly missed by...

PODCAST: Weight loss – expertise and experience combined!

Bunninadden, Sligo native Alan Williams spoke to Joe Finnegan today in advance of a talk he is giving in Carrick-on-Shannon tomorrow night. He says TV...

PODCAST:Bertie Ahern warns of impact of Brexit locally

Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern is warning that a physical border of any kind between the north and south of Ireland in the wake of...

Podcast: Allianz football league:Analysis on the story so far

Former Leitrim footballer Derek Kelligher, Former Longford selector Pauric Davis and Former Dublin,Roscommon and Cavan manager Tom Carr joined John Lynch on Saturday Sport...