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Assault on QIH director described as ‘attack on entire community’

A senior official in Quinn Industrial holdings claims an assault of the company's Chief Operating Officer this week is an attack on the wellbeing...

Bord na gCon indicate full support for Longford greyhound track when it re-opens

The head of Bord na gCon has indicated that Longford Stadium will receive full support if it re-opens as expected next week.Officials from the...
frustration

Sean Quinn expresses frustration at being asked questions on violent Lunney attack

Businessman Sean Quinn has expressed his frustration at being asked to comment on a brutal assault on a director of Quinn Industrial Holdings.A cross...

Architectural firm awarded with prestigious silver medal for St. Mel’s conservation

The architectural firm who restored Longford Cathedral have been honored with an award for the project.Dublin based architects Fitzgerald Kavanagh and Partners have been...

Welcome for news that Lough Ree power station is to resume operations

There's been widespread welcome for the news today that the ESB has confirmed  it's returning the Lough Ree power plant to service.The plant is...
sludge

Irish Water seeking public input on Shannonside sludge hubs

Irish Water are seeking public input on site selection for Sludge Hub Centres in the Shannonside region.The Site Selection Methodology Report has identified wastewater...
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Roscommon student develops drone that monitors livestock from the air

A student from Castlerea in Roscommon has developed an innovative drone that monitors livestock from the air.The drone is the result of James Serridge's...

BREAKING: Lough Ree Power Station to return to service from next week

The ESB has confimed that the Lough Ree Power station is to return to service in the coming days.The plant has been closed since...

Two men appear in court on Ballaghaderreen robbery charges

Two men in their twenties are due to appear at Loughrea District Court this morning on charges related to robberies in Ballaghaderreen on the...

Sean Quinn condems attack on QIL’s Kevin Lunney as ‘barbaric’

Sean Quinn has condemned as "barbaric" the abduction and assault of Kevin Lunney on Tuesday evening and claims he and his family are afraid...

Ellen Murphy Signs For Gloucester-Hartpury Women

Dromard’s Ellen Murphy has made the move cross-channel and signed for English Premier Division side Gloucester-Hartpury women.Ireland international Murphy made her international debut in...

Connacht Launch New Away And European Jersey

Connacht Rugby in partnership with BLK Sport have revealed their new Away and European jerseys for the 2019/20 season at an exclusive Season Ticket...
Rugby

Buccs Host Ballina In Final Connacht League Fixture

Buccaneers are home to Ballina in the final round of the Connacht Senior League. Kick off for this vital encounter at Dubarry Park is...
Anniversary mass

Annie Brennan (nee Gavin)

Annie Brennan (nee Gavin) Drum, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Thursday, 19th September. Reposing at St. Brigid’s Funeral Home, Brideswell tomorrow (Fri) from half past four until seven o’clock....

Bernard (Bernie) Mc’Niff

Bernard (Bernie) Mc’Niff. 2 Dowra road, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Moneen-Terriff, Dowra, Co. Cavan. Tuesday, 17th September peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. predeceased by...

Listen: JF Show Talks about Eating Disorders

The HSE reported that nearly 370 children were hospitalised with anorexia or bulimia over the past three years.The HSE says eating disorders can happen...

Podcast: JF Show Talks to Crime Journalist about the Kevin Lunney Assault

On Tuesday, Kevin Lunney, Director and COO of Quinn Industrial Holdings, was abducted close to his home in Fermanagh just before 7pm.Four masked men...

Podcast: full interview: Sean Quinn Speaks to the JF Show about “barbaric” attack on...

A prominent businessman has suffered life-changing injuries after being abducted and beaten up on Tuesday night.Kevin Lunney from Quinn Industrial Holdings was attacked near...