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New security aid on way to Leitrim residents

Residents in Leitrim will soon have access to a property marking machine in a bid to deter thefts in the county.This week's meeting of...

Tesco calls on Mandate to call off planned strike in Carrick-on-Shannon

Tesco has called on the Mandate trade union to call off a threatened one day strike at its' Carrick-on-Shannon store.The supermarket giant made the...

Significant drop in burglaries reported in Leitrim

Burglaries in Leitrim have dropped by nearly a half during 2018.The county's Joint Policing Committee heard today that assaults have also decreased by almost...

Mandate hopes shoppers will support Tesco workers in Carrick

The Mandate trade Union is hoping that Tesco shoppers won't cross the picket line in Carrick-on-Shannon on what could be the busiest shopping days...

Up to 50 new jobs in short term at Drumshanbo Food Hub

Fifty new jobs are expected to be created in the short term at Drumshanbo Food Hub as a result of new funding, while up...

117% rise in overcrowding figures at one Shannonside hospital last month

Sligo University hospital saw the largest increase year on year of people waiting for a hospital bed last month in the Shannonside region.According...

Gardai investigate weekend raid at Eir shop in Carrick

Gardai in Carrick-on-Shannon are investigating a break in at the Eir phone shop on main street in the town over the weekend.The raid took...

Drumshanbo Food Hub to get over €900,000 in grant aid

The Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD has announced funding of over €953,640 to Leitrim Food Enterprise Zone based in Drumshanbo.It's...

Leitrim council to develop car park on strategic Carrick site

Leitrim County Council intends developing a car park in one of Carrick-on-Shannon's prized sites.As a part of a multimillion-euro development in the town,...

Strike action planned for two Tesco stores could spread nationwide

Mandate trade union is warning strike action planned for two Tesco stores in the North West could spread nationwide.It is after union members at...

Podcast:Relive Mullinalaghta’s Leinster Triumph 2018

St Columba’s Mullinalaghta created history on the 9th of December 2018 by becoming the first Longford team to win the Leinster senior title.Mickey Grahams...

A Heroes Return; St Columba’s Mullinalaghta

St Columba's Mullinalaghta have returned home as heroes after claiming the Leinster Senior football title.The North Longford side saw off Kilmacud Crokes 1-08 to...

UK Based Conan Brady ‘Leeds’ The Way

It’s been a fairytale story for St Columba’s Mullinalaghta as the half-parish have claimed the Leinster Senior title with a 1-08 to 1-06 win...

Elizabeth (Lily) McWeeney (nee McWeeney)

Elizabeth (Lily) McWeeney (nee McWeeney) Dromore, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.) Sunday, December, 9th peacefully in her 97th year at Abbey Haven, Nursing Home, Boyle. Pre-deceased...
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Damien Lynch

Damien Lynch. Gelsha, Ballinalee, Co. Longford and formerly of Gortinty, Aughamore, Co. Leitrim. Friday, December, 7th suddenly at his home in Gortinty, in his 25th year. Damien...

Mary Mc Dermott (nee Quinn)

Mary Mc Dermott (nee Quinn) 12 Hanly Ave, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Sunday, 9th December peacefully at the I.C.U department Sligo University Hospital. Deeply regretted by her...

RECIPE: Christmas Cookery with Gearóid Lynch & JF – Monday 3rd Dec 2018

The Christmas Cookery Corner was in full swing again today on the Joe Finnegan Show - you can listen back to the piece with...

PODCAST: Should Sinn Féin finally take its Westminster seats?

Sinn Féin is coming under pressure to take its seats in the House of Commons to help to get the Brexit vote through.But...

PODCAST: JF Show weekly panel

Brexit, the Castleblayney tragedy, the broadband saga and sex-offenders legislation: these were some of the topics discussed on today's Joe Finnegan Show panel.They...