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Leitrim

Leitrim fire officer warns of dangers of bog and forest fires

Landowners and members of the public are being warned of the dangers of bog and forest fires across the Shannonside region in light of...
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Seventeen Irish Corinavirus deaths today

Covid-19 has claimed a further 17 lives in the Republic, while 325 new cases have been confirmed.71 people have now died here from the...

Tougher new travel restrictions may come into effect as almost 300 new cases confirmed

Tougher travel restrictions into and on the island of Ireland will be discussed when the National Public Health Emergency Team meets this morning.A further...
Planning

Planning refused for large housing development in Carrick-on-Shannon

Planning permission for a forty-one house development in Carrick-on-Shannon has been refused.The application was lodged with Leitrim County Council on the 13th of...
planning

Minister directs Shannonside county councils to co-ordinate community response

County councils in Leitrim, Longford and Roscommon are setting up Covid-19 Community Response Forums following a request from Minister Eoghan Murphy.The fora are being...

A Leitrim sports organisation is encouraging people to keep fit at home during the...

The sports inclusion disability officer for Leitrim Sports Partnership is encouraging people to workout using cleaning products and tins of beans.Michelle Fanning-Maguire put a...

Local TD Frank Feighan hopes new livestock systems will be put into place soon

A local TD is hoping that a method of holding livestock sales can be reached in the coming days.Marts were closed this week, with...
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North-west fatality among latest Irish Coronavirus deaths

There have now been 22 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.As of 1pm, Thursday 26th March, 302 new cases of coronavirus were confirmed bringing the...
drugs

Gardai disrupt criminal activities in Leitrim, Sligo and North Mayo

Gardaí in Sligo say they have disrupted ongoing criminal activities in Sligo, Leitrim and North Mayo, after recovering €17,800 worth of stolen property this...
Court

Two men due in court in Carrick-on-Shannon after discovery of Sligo cannabis growhouse

Two men are due in court in Carrick-on-Shannon this morning in connection with a major drugs seizure in county Sligo.The men, aged 18...
Golf

The 2020 British Open Is Cancelled

The Open Championship has been  cancelled for the first time since the Second World War.The Open becomes the first of this year’s majors to...
Golf

Further European Tour Date Postponements

The European Tour have announced the postponement of two further tour dates in June, following the postponement of the Irish Open.The postponement of Trophée...
Nigel-Benn

Nigel Benn Announces Brothers Death Of Covid-19

Former World boxing champion Nigel Benn has revealed on Instagram that one of his brother's has died of Covid-19.Benn posted the news on his...

Noel Sweeney

Noel Sweeney Tara House, Burntwood , founder of Chasetown Civil engineering and a Knight of the Pontifical Order of St Gregory the Great. Wednesday, April...

Henry Kenny

Henry Kenny Cloontuskert, Lanesboro, Co. Roscommon. Monday, 6th April. Peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Formerly of Ballinahinch, Newtowncashel. Predeceased by his parents Johny and Brigid., Sadly missed...

Conor (Joseph) Campbell

Conor (Joseph) Campbell (aged 5) Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. Sunday, April 5th tragically. Much loved son of heartbroken parents Joseph and Emma. Lovingly remembered...
Italian

Podcast: Cystic Fibrosis

Cavan woman Niamh Meehan has Cystic Fibrosis and Gerry Johnston from Athlone is a father of a person with Cystic Fibrosis and they spoke...
Italian

Podcast: Decluttering

Sarah Reynolds, owner of Organised Chaos (organisedchaos.ie) and author of Organised: Simple Tips To Declutter Your House, Your Schedule And Your Mind, spoke to...
Appeal

LISTEN: Urgent appeal made for shut Longford firms to double-check for any supplies of...

An urgent appeal has been made to businesses in Longford to check if they have any unused or available PPE equipment which could be...