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ISPCA calls for public to report incidents of dogs’ tails being docked

The ISPCA is urging the public to report any cases of dogs' tails being docked.The centre in Kenagh is treating six Jack Russel puppies,...
Planning

Leitrim County Council praised for quick turnaround in planning application for 90-bed nursing home

Leitrim Independent councillor Enda Stenson is welcoming the quick turnaround in the County Council granting planning permission for a 90-bed nursing home in Carrick-on-Shannon.Plans...

Leitrim recorded the biggest decrease in new websites being registered in the first half...

Leitrim recorded the biggest decrease in new websites being registered in the first half of this year, according to a new report.The .ie...

Leitrim County Council welcome submissions in relation to property tax

Leitrim residents are being invited to contact the County Council if they have any submissions to make in relation to an increase or decrease...

Leitrim people urged to recall Jimmy Gralton after sudden departure of refugees from Carrick...

People in Leitrim are being asked to reflect on their own history and show compassion to refugees and asylum seekers after up to 20...

Carrick-on-Shannon’s new CCTV system used within 15 minutes to apprehend criminals

Carrick-on-Shannon's new CCTV system was used within 15 minutes to apprehend an alleged gang of thieves.That's according to gardai who say the state-of-the-art system...

Carrick’s new CCTV system already helping to curb crime

The new CCTV system in Carrick on Shannon is already proving a success in tackling crime.The Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan was in Carrick...

Local hospital consultant claims beds removed during recession root cause of overcrowding

A senior hospital consultant claims that the overcrowding crisis will never be resolved without an increase in beds.Fergal Hickey was speaking this week after...

Mohill residents encouraged to engage with new ‘Reimagine’ architecture project

A special project is underway in the town of Mohill in Leitrim after the town was chosen as one of six nationwide to...

Local primary schools chosen for Hot Meals pilot project

Three schools in the Shannonside region are among 36 nationally that have been selected for a Hot School Meals pilot project to start in...

Leitrim’s Breege Connolly Wins Dublin 10 Mile

Breege Connolly secured her second win of the KBC Race Series today, winning the Frank Duffy 10 Mile at the Phoenix Park in 58...

Bohemians Beat Longford Town On Penalties

Longford Town suffered penalty heartbreak at the hands of Premier Division Bohemians writes Andrew Dempsey.Lee Steacy’s spot kick was saved by James Talbot at...

Thomas Higgins Second In Irish U16 Championship

Roscommon’s Thomas Higgins took second place at the Irish Boys U16 Championship held at Donabate Golf Club, Dublin.Higgins finished on a one over par...

John McGoey

John McGoey Annaly Park ,Longford and formerly of Newtownforbes, 24th August 2019 peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Pre-deceased by his sons John ,Patrick...

Christine Ginnell (née Hand)

The death has occurred on Saturday, August 24th of Christine Ginnell (née Hand), Ballymanus, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath, peacefully, in the loving care of her...

Ita Doyle

Ita Doyle, Friday 23rd August. Ringowney, Edgeworthstown Co. Longfordpeacefully in the loving care of the nurses and staff of Mullingar General Hospital.Sadly missed by...

The Longford Town Review Semptember 24th

A dramatic week for Longford Town as Neale Fenn resigns and Town go all the way to sudden death penalties with Bohemians.Town's exit in...

Agriview 22nd August, 2019

Listen into Agri View with Noel Murphy for all your Agricultural Advice.

PODCAST: The benefits of investment in water – Irish Water and Roscommon County Council

On Thursday, August 22nd, Let's Talk was live at the North Roscommon Water Treatment Plant in Tibohine.On the show, Irish Water and Roscommon County...