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Work to replace sections of Jamestown water mains to get underway

Residents of Jamestown village in Leitrim can look forward to a more reliable water supply with work due to begin on the replacement of...
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Students from Roscommon, Ballymahon and Manorhamilton awarded Naughton scholarships

Students from Roscommon town, Ballymahon and Manorhamilton have all won scholarships through the Naughton foundation this year.The scholarship is intended to reward and encourage...
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North West Simon to gift natural heritage books to Leitrim schools

Schools in Leitrim are being presented with a special natural world resource as part of a new initiative through the Simon Community.'Helping Our Homeless...
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A 27-year old man charged with theft with 116 previous convictions has been jailed...

A 27-year old man who has 116 previous convictions has been given six months in prison for stealing items from a bag in the...

A Shannonside Councillor is calling on special measures to be implemented at cattle marts.

It's claimed that local farmers could see a massive loss on their cattle unless a new system at marts is developed by the government.The...

New cardiology services for Monksland Primary Care Centre

New cardiology services have been introduced to three Primary Care Centres in Ballinasloe, Mountbellew and Portumna as well as to Monkland in Roscommon as...

Eleven birds of prey have died due to human interference over the past 12...

Eleven birds of prey died as result of human interference in the last 12 years in the Shannonside Northern Sound region.A new report published...
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Sligo University Hospital has sent an apology to a Leitrim woman over shortcomings in...

Sligo University Hospital has apologised to a Leitrim woman after for the shortcomings in clinical judgement when she presented at its A&E in severe...
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Irish Rail has confirmed two Dublin services for Longford passengers will be cancelled for...

Irish Rail has confirmed that two services serving Longford passengers will be cancelled for the next three weeks.The 05.38 Longford to Pearse and 18.15...

Strokestown siblings released from custody after agreeing to vacate Falsk home

Aodhan O'FaolainThree siblings have been released from Garda custody after they gave sworn undertakings before the High Court to stay away from and...
Longford Hurling final

Roscommon lose to Wicklow in the Christy Ring Cup

The Roscommon hurlers began their Christy Ring Cup campaign with a 2-19 to 3-14 defeat against Wicklow in the opening round of the Christy...
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Leitrim relegated following Tipperary defeat

Leitrim were relegated to division four of the Allianz Football League following a 2-11 to 15 points defeat against Tipperary at Avantcard Pairc Sean...
Longford Hurling final

Longford and Leitrim both make a losing start to the Nicky Rackard Cup

Longford made a losing start to the Nicky Rackard Cup going down by 2-13 to 1-14 against Donegal at Letterkenny.Derek Frehill’s man produced a...

Teresa Murray (née Melvin)

Teresa Murray (née Melvin) Castle Street, Roscommon town and Ballina. Saturday, October 24th, peacefully at her daughter’s residence in Lucan, Co Dublin, surrounded by...

Mary Harrington (nee Collins)

Mary Harrington (nee Collins) TCRG, Collins School of Irish Dancing Cuilmore, Bealnamulla, Athlone, Co. Roscommon Sunday, October 26th, Peacefully surrounded by her loving...

Ben McKeon

Ben McKeon Keshcarrigan, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Sunday, October 25th, peacefully in the arms of his loving family at his residence.Former Post Master and Publican. Predeceased by his...
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The Longford Town Review Season Two Episode 18

Longford Town face a massive game on Tuesday October 27th as they make the trip to Ferrycarrig Park to take on Wexford FC.The Town...
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Podcast: Paddy Joe Burke

Roscommon barber Paddy Joe Burke joined Joe Finnegan on Friday's programme to offer words of encouragement to people as we set in for another...

Sail West

In Sail West Producer Brian Kenny uncovers the story of Monaghans famous son John Mac Kenna known as Don Juan Mac Kenna, the co-liberator...