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Economy is good, but tax receipts are slowing

The ESRI says the economy is performing well, despite a slow down in tax receipts. The labour market is also improving and there's more money...

Information day on one-way Athlone system

People will face some inconvenience during work on the new one-way system in Athlone, but they will be delighted with the improvement in the...

Concerns over fire-safety at Leitrim traveller site

A number of concerns and hazards have been raised in a review of fire-safety at Traveller accommodation in Carrick-on-Shannon. Documents released to Shannonside FM reveal...

Burke defends gender-balance in Cabinet

Longford-Westmeath deputy Peter Burke is defending the new Taoiseach's gender balance in the senior and junior ministerial ranks. The Mullingar-based TD says criticism of the...
Thailand

Longford man killed in Thai road crash described as ‘amazing person’

A Longford man killed in a road crash in Thailand has been remembered as 'a very good teacher' and an 'amazing person' by former...

Women’s Link slams lack of females in Cabinet

Longford Women's Link believes the latest ministerial lineup does not fairly reflect the number of female TDs elected to the 32nd Dáil. An Taoiseach Leo...

‘Boil water’ notice for 100 Leitrim households

The Mohercregg Group Water Scheme, near Carrick-on-Shannon, has urged consumers to continue to boil their water as they try to resolve an issue with...

Planning go-ahead for Athlone 50-jobs plant

A new pharmaceutical plant in Athlone is well on track to employ 50 people, with planning permission granted this week. Westmeath County Council has given...

Labour hosts branch AGM in Mullingar

The Longford/Westmeath branch of the Labour party will hold its AGM tonight. The meeting takes place in the Greville Arms in Mullingar at 8 o'clock. Labour's...

OPW rents Carrick property for 600k a year

New figures show the Office of Public Works is renting a single building in Carrick-on-Shannon for €600,000 a year. Details released to Shannonside FM show...

Two Changes on Cavan team for “Faithful” Test

The Cavan senior football team manager, Mattie McGleenan and his backroom team have named their panel for this Sundays Senior Football Championship Round 1B...

As you were for Monaghan for Ulster Semi-final

The Monaghan senior football team manager, Mlachy O’Rourke has resisted the temptation to make any changes to his side for tomorrow’s Ulster SFC semi-final...

Longford Town ready for local derby

Its local neighbours Athlone Town this evening for Longford Town as they make the trip for what could turn out to be a very...

Bridgid Brady (Nee Prunty)

Bridgid Brady (Nee Prunty) Rhyne, Killoe, Co Longford. Friday June 23rd in her 94th year, peacefully at home. Predeceased by her husband Tim, son Seamus and daughter...

Sean (John) Joseph Boyle

Sean (John) Joseph Boyle Swinton, Manchester and formerly Lisnagirra, Athleague, Co.Roscommon Wednesday June 7th peacefully after a long illness borne gracefully. Beloved husband of the late Annie...

Mary (Mai) Glennon (née Gallagher)

Mary (Mai) Glennon (née Gallagher) Killeroran, Ballygar, Co. Galway and formerly Currafarry, Ballinamore-Bridge. Thursday June 22nd peacefully at Mountbellew Nursing Home. Wife of the late Tommy, sadly...

PODCAST: Eurona Ireland launch new broadband product

Barry Wilson General Manager of Eurona Arden Broadband Ireland; John O’Hare – CEO of Azotel Technology; and Matt Mangriotis – Director of Product Management,...

PODCAST: FF TD Eugene Murphy calls out Leo Varadkar in tweet

It was all politics this morning on the Joe Finnegan Show, where Joe spoke to Roscommon Galway Fianna Fáil Deputy Eugene Murphy to find...

PODCAST: Do you know someone who needs a pet sitter so they can go...

The Heads & Tails Pet Care Service is a pet care service with a difference that has been launched at Vita House in Roscommon....