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There’s no point banning smartphones

''Banning things tends not to work'' Brendan Kelly is a professor of psychiatry at Trinity College Dublin and says that when it comes to smartphones...

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...

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:...

Cleaning up the Hyde – local volunteers come out to help

When Club Rossie came calling, locals listened and took action. They say that many hands make light work, and for some time now locals have...

Castlerea native and World rugby Council member Susan Carty

  Susan Carty's involvement with rugby spans decades - she was recently appointed Ireland's first female appointment on World rugby Council. The Castlerea native sat on...

Local music star’s near-death experience

On Wednesday's Joe Finnegan Show, Monaghan music star Marty Mone spoke in detail about his recent near-fatal accident on the roads.  

Brendan Porter.

Brendan Porter. Main Street, Killimor, Co. Galway. Saturday, July 21st. Reposing at St. Joseph’s Centre, Killimor tomorrow (Mon) from five o’clock until eight o’clock. Removal...

Joe Leonard

Joe Leonard Roscommon town and formerly of Cremully, Castlecoote, Co Roscommon. Sunday, July 22nd, peacefully at Roscommon University Hospital. He will be very sadly missed...

Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly 18 Parnell Square Saturday, July 21st, peacefully. Sadly missed by his wife Louise, sons Ryan & Steven, grandchildren Jack & Marley, his parents Rose &...

Listen back – JF SHOW PANEL

Talk about 'Putin' your foot in it... Would or Wouldn't?? Who could have imagined the uproar these words and subsequent back track that would have...

Falling in love with a prisoner

How does it happen that you fall in love with your penpal who happens to be a prisoner serving a life sentence in America? On...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 16th of July 2018

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening between eight and nine. Monaghan minor manager Seamus McEneaney spoke about Monaghans Ulster minor championship success and...