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Leitrim

High court agrees to fast-track Rooskey hotel case

A company has launched a high court action aimed at preventing a hotel in Co Leitrim that it claims it is entitled to purchase...
Ambulance

Hour-plus response times to two Leitrim emergencies

The National Ambulance Service has confirmed it took more than an hour for an ambulance to arrive at an emergency in Carrick-on-Shannon recently.It...

Leaflets being distributed about asylum seekers in Rooskey “not helpful”

A leaflet being distributed to some households in Rooskey in relation to asylum seekers has been described as "not helpful."The leaflet, which is unattributed,...

Landmark Carrick building fetches €311,000

One of Carrick-on-Shannon’s most historic buildings has sold for more than €300,000.The former district hospital or infirmary in Summerhill, Carrick-on-Shannon, was auctioned by...
Garda

Gardai receive new information on Pat Heeran’s disappearance

New information, which may be connected with the disappearance of Leitrim man Pat Heeran, has been passed on to Gardai following a TV appeal...

Legal action over Rooskey hotel to proceed

A high court action that could prevent the Shannon Key West Hotel at Rooskey from becoming a centre for asylum-seekers is taking place on...

Leitrim Gardai warn motorists after several thefts from unlocked vehicles

Gardai in Carrick-on-Shannon are advising motorists to make sure their vehicles are locked up at all times, following a number of thefts from cars...

Midlands MEP cautiously optimistic on Brexit

Midlands North West MEP Marian Harkin says she is very cautiously optimistic that some agreement could be reached on Brexit in the coming days.Marian...

Carrick-on-Shannon ambulance crew to be restored to town base tomorrow

An ambulance crew is to be based back in Carrick on Shannon from tomorrow morning.The news has come at a meeting which took place...

Carrick-on-Shannon ambulance base fears to be discussed at meeting this morning

A meeting will be held later this morning in Carrick-on-Shannon in an effort to ensure an ambulance can be based in the area again...

Defender Jimmy Dunne called upto Ireland Squad

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has been forced to alter this squad for the UEFA Nations League game away to Denmark on Monday,...

Michael Obafemi Commits To Republic Of Ireland

Michael Obafemi has committed his international future to the Republic of Ireland. The Dublin-born Southampton striker trained with the squad this week, but also...

£5M Gift For Premier League Chairman

Outgoing executive chairman Richard Scudamore will receive a £5m farewell bonus paid by clubs, the Premier League has confirmed.Scudamore will receive the payment over...

John Gaffey

John Gaffey, Birchgrove, Ballinasloe, Co. Roscommon. Thursday, November 15th , peacefully in the care of the wonderful staff of University Hospital, Galway and...

Simon McGuinness

Simon McGuinness, Church Street, Roscommon and late of McGuinness’s Pharmacy, Main Street, Roscommon. Friday, November 16th peacefully in the loving care of the staff...

Helen O’Rourke (nee Carroll)

Helen O'Rourke (nee Carroll) Carrickport, Drumcong and Drumkeen, Aughnasheelin Co. Leitrim. Monday, November 12th, at Sligo University Hospital.Reposing at the Chapel at St. Patrick's Hospital,...
White House Hotel

LISTEN: Sadness as west Roscommon hotel shuts

A west Roscommon hotel has closed.Padraic Whelan has run the White House Hotel at Ballinlough since May of last year. He was renting...

LISTEN: Interview with major local employer

One of the midlands’ biggest employers is Grant Engineering in Birr, Co Offaly.The company was established in 1977 and is one of the...

PODCAST: Phase two of Castlerea food hub begins

The tendering process is under way for the second phase of the food hub in Castlerea.A total of €500,000 of state funding has...