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Leitrim boy killed in Roscommon farm tragedy named locally

The Leitrim boy killed in a farming accident in Roscommon on Sunday evening has been named locally.Five-year-old Conor (Joseph) Campbell, from Drumshanbo, died...
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LISTEN: Urgent appeal made for shut Longford firms to double-check for any supplies of...

An urgent appeal has been made to businesses in Longford to check if they have any unused or available PPE equipment which could be...
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Longford doctor doubts effectiveness of public using face masks to battle Covid-19

People are being urged to continue to wash their hands and social distance as the country enters its second full week of social restrictions....
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Seventeen people seriously ill with Covid-19 at Shannonside hospitals

Seventeen people with Covid 19 are in critical care units at hospital serving the Shannonside Northern Sound region.Latest data also shows that 95...

Athlone woman sets up special fundraiser to buy PPE equipment for nursing homes

An Athlone native is hoping to raise money and protective supplies for local nursing homes during the Covid-19 pandemic.Ashling Byrne is appealing for anyone...
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Five year old boy dies in farm accident in Roscommon

A five year old boy has died following an accident on a farm near Tulsk.It's understood the boy fell from a trailer on Sunday...

Community assessment hubs for coronavirus to see patients mid week

Community assessment hubs will start accepting referrals and seeing patients with suspected cases of coronavirus from the middle of the week.The service to test...

Leitrim GAA Chairman praises club efforts across the county

Leitrim GAA Chairman Enda Stenson says he's hugely proud of the major effort being undertaken by members throughout the county during the current Covid-19...
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Gardaí appeal for information after Newtownforbes burglary

Gardai in Longford are appealing for the public's help following burglary in a home and nearby beauty salon in Newtownforbes last month.The incident occurred...

Longford litter warden issues warning after rise in fly tipping

Litter wardens across the Shannonside Northern Sound region are continuing to enforce the law in respect of illegal dumping.There's concern over a rise in...
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The 2020 British Open Is Cancelled

The Open Championship has been  cancelled for the first time since the Second World War.The Open becomes the first of this year’s majors to...
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Further European Tour Date Postponements

The European Tour have announced the postponement of two further tour dates in June, following the postponement of the Irish Open.The postponement of Trophée...
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Nigel Benn Announces Brothers Death Of Covid-19

Former World boxing champion Nigel Benn has revealed on Instagram that one of his brother's has died of Covid-19.Benn posted the news on his...

Noel Sweeney

Noel Sweeney Tara House, Burntwood , founder of Chasetown Civil engineering and a Knight of the Pontifical Order of St Gregory the Great. Wednesday, April...

Henry Kenny

Henry Kenny Cloontuskert, Lanesboro, Co. Roscommon. Monday, 6th April. Peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Formerly of Ballinahinch, Newtowncashel. Predeceased by his parents Johny and Brigid., Sadly missed...

Conor (Joseph) Campbell

Conor (Joseph) Campbell (aged 5) Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. Sunday, April 5th tragically. Much loved son of heartbroken parents Joseph and Emma. Lovingly remembered...
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Podcast: Cystic Fibrosis

Cavan woman Niamh Meehan has Cystic Fibrosis and Gerry Johnston from Athlone is a father of a person with Cystic Fibrosis and they spoke...
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Podcast: Decluttering

Sarah Reynolds, owner of Organised Chaos (organisedchaos.ie) and author of Organised: Simple Tips To Declutter Your House, Your Schedule And Your Mind, spoke to...
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LISTEN: Urgent appeal made for shut Longford firms to double-check for any supplies of...

An urgent appeal has been made to businesses in Longford to check if they have any unused or available PPE equipment which could be...