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Secondary teachers and pupils will have to wear face coverings

Secondary School students and their teachers will have to wear a face covering when schools return in September.The Minister for Education has issued updated...

Two men arrested after cannabis growhouse discovered in Carrigallen

 Gardaí have arrested two men following the discovery of a cannabis grow house containing €240,000 of suspected cannabis plants in Carrigallen Co Leitrim today.The...

Public encouraged to support local outdoor amenities in Roscommon

Twenty two walking trails and two cycleways are detailed in the newest edition of the Roscommon Walks booklet.The trails range from the National Famine...

Leitrim hotelier feels opening all pubs might spread demand for people heading to bars

A Leitrim hotelier says she believes if all pubs were allowed open it may help spread the demand among people who want to go...
council meeting

Save Cuisle members to stage protest outside AGM of Irish Wheelchair Association

Members of the Save Cuisle campaign are to stage a protest outside the offices of the Irish Wheelchair Assocation as it meets for its...

Longford Gardai stage special dog microchipping checkpoints after reports of numerous pet thefts

Gardaí in Longford carried put checkpoints in the county town yesterday as part of a response to a nationwide spike in dog thefts.The checkpoints...
Harristown

Investigation into murder of Detective Colm Horkan progressing “as speedily as possible”

The investigation into the murder of Det. Garda Colm Horkan is progressing as speedily as possible, a court has been told.Sgt. Mark Mahon told...

Mount Dillon records lowest minimum air temperature for July since records began

The amount of rain that fell in the Shannonside Northern Sound region last month was almost 180 per cent of previous averages.According to Met...

Man accused of murder of Colm Horkan due to appear in court

The man accused of the murder of Det Garda Colm Horkan in Castlerea last June is once again due before Harristown District Court this...

Occupancy at Center Parcs Longford reaches over 80 per cent in first 12 months

Center Parcs Longford Forest enjoyed an average of 83 per cent occupancy over the course of the majority of the first 12 months of...
GAA-Balls

Killoe Begin Championship With Win Over Clonguish

Killoe began their 2020 Longford senior football championship campaign with a controlled win over Clonguish in Monaduff on Friday night.Seven points from Mark Hughes...
flood levels

Funding approved for flood mitigation works on river in Ballyfarnon

Funding has been approved for flood mitigation works at the river Feorish in Ballyfarnon.Minister at the Department of Public Works Patrick O' Donovan has...
David-McGoldrick

McGoldrick Named FAI Player Of The Year

David McGoldrick has been named as the 2019 ‘Three’ FAI Senior Men’s International Player of the Year.In a year that saw the striker return...

Sean Duignan,

Sean Duignan Finglas, Dublin and formerly of Grange, Hillstreet and Thatch Pub Bridgetown Carrick on Shannon. Wednesday, 5th August. Peacefully at his home. Loving husband to...

Mary Moroney (née Barry)

Mary Moroney (née Barry) Oxford, England and late of Drumheriff, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. July 17th 2020. Beloved wife of the late Patrick. She will be sadly missed...

Lawrence (Larry) Barrett.

Lawrence (Larry) Barrett. Shraigh West, Bunahowen, Belmullet, Co. Mayo. Wednesday, August 5th, peacefully in the devoted and loving care of the staff at the...
Italian

Podcast: DJ’s and Musicians During the Pandemic

Mark Fay from DJBOX.IE and musician Luan Parle spoke to Kevin McGillicuddy on the Joe Finnegan Show about how people in the entertainment industry...
Italian

Podcast: The European Transplant and Dialysis Games

Two cocooners have it sewn up for pandemic celebrating 50 years of successful transplantation between themUndeterred by the cancellation of the 2020 European Transplant &...

Podcast: Pubs Not Reopening on August 10th

Pubs aren't reopening on the 10th of August after the move to the next phase was delayed-to discuss the matter Kevin McGillicuddy was joined...