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Two ATM’s stolen from banks in Kells Co Meath overnight

Kells in Co. Meath has become the latest location to be targeted by ATM thieves - who targetted two banks overnight.Main Street is closed...

Leitrim village residents launch campaign against proposed forestry development

There is a campaign under way at Leitrim village against a large forestry plantation planned for the area.An application has been made for 27...

Leitrim IFA rep calls on government to impose cap on assets as part of...

A local farmers representative has supported calls for the Government to impose a cap on productive assets as part of the Fair Deal scheme.James...
Cannabis

Two men arrested in north Leitrim after discovery of cannabis grow house

Two men have been arrested after a cannabis seizure in north Leitrim.The Lithuanian nationals were detained after a cannabis grow house was...

High Court action lodged against current and possible future owners of Rooskey hotel

The company who planned to operate a Rooskey hotel as an asylum-seeker centre has taken High Court action against the existing and prospective owners....

Leitrim company’s special Notre Dame furniture survives distressing blaze

Leitrim company ICS Furniture has expressed its hope that the Notre Dame Cathedral can be restored to its former glory.The cathedral has been a...

Local councils’ US Patrick’s Day trips cost taxpayer €16,000

It cost the taxpayer more than €16,000 to send delegations from local councils to the US for St Patrick's Day events.Leitrim County Council's bill...

Disappointment over Leitrim regatta cancellation

Leitrim councillor Enda Stenson is paying tribute to the hard work of the Lough Rynn Regatta Committee who had to call the event off...

Leitrim vet believes industry facing recruitment crisis

A vet based in Carrick-on-Shannon claims the industry is facing a similar crisis in terms of recruitment and employment that the health service is...

Mohill-Dromod road impassable as tree falls

The main Mohill to Dromod road is impassable because of a fallen tree.Gardaí and fire services are en route to the road, known as...

Longford GAA Fixtures – Weekending April 29

Tuesday 23rd April 23Electric Ireland Leinster Minor Football Championship Rd. 1Glennon Brothers Pearse Park: Longford V Westmeath 7pmWednesday, 24th April 2019Reserve Football League 1...

Maureen Owens and Gerard McKenna Memorial Singles Tournament Report

Martin Heneghan landed the open section of the 20th Maureen Owens and Gerard McKenna Memorial Singles Darts Tournament in Drumkeerin on Easter Sunday.Heneghan beat...

Podcast: Last Amateurs-Ulster 1999 European Champions

It was a Heineken Champions Cup weekend and the world is enjoying a feast of Rugby.It’s remarkable to think that twenty years ago Ulster...

Barney (Bernard) Lynch.

Barney (Bernard) Lynch. Curraughmore, Keenagh, Co. Longford. Monday 22nd April. Peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Costello's Nursing Home, Ballyleague and Portiuncula...

Deirdre Russell (nee Kenny)

Deirdre Russell (nee Kenny) Larchfield House, Ballinalone, Drumraney, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Friday, 19th April suddenly at her residence. Removal tomorrow (Wed) to St. Mary’s church, Moate for...

Maura Mc’Cormack (nee Glynn)

Maura Mc’Cormack (nee Glynn) Palmerstown, Dublin 20 and formerly of Crannaghmore, Athlone. Monday, April, 22nd Reposing at her residence in Palmerstown on (Thurs) from four...

Podcast: Saturday Connection 20th April 2019

Charlie McGettigan presents a host of guests, chat and music on the Saturday Connection. The programme was broadcast on the 20th of April 2019.So...

Side By Side 21st April 2019

Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.Patsy Lee Joins Eamonn and Tony as they reflect on how it is...

Podcast: Last Amateurs-Ulster 1999 European Champions

It was a Heineken Champions Cup weekend and the world is enjoying a feast of Rugby.It’s remarkable to think that twenty years ago Ulster...