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Warning issued by Gardai after post scam in Shannonside region

A warning has been issued by Shannonside Gardai after reports of a post scam in the region.According to Gardai, people are receiving emails or...

Farmers sleep in tractors as part of continuing protest in Dublin

Farmers protesting against beef prices spent the night in their tractors in Dublin's City Centre.A number of road closures remain in place around St....

Leitrim councillor angry over online parking at Dromod railway station

Older people are being discriminated against by Iarnród Éireann, according to a Leitrim councillor.Councillor Seán McGowan's comments come after online only parking was introduced...

Over a dozen candidates declare so far for Sligo Leitrim

Over a dozen candidates are set to be peering back at voters when they enter the ballot box for the Sligo-Leitrim-North Roscommon South Donegal...

Harkin says Independents could play a vital role again in next Dail

Marian Harkin says she believes there will be a real chance for Independents to influence government policy in the next Dail.The former MEP and...

CONFIRMED: Marian Harkin to contest General Election in Sligo-Leitrim

Former MEP Marian Harkin has announced her intention to contest next month's, General Election. The Sligo woman confirmed the news in an interview on...

Marian Harkin expected to declare tomorrow as Sligo Leitrim Independent candidate

Former Independent MEP and TD Marian Harkin is expected to declare her intention to contest the Sligo Leitrim constituency in the forthcoming general election...
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Almost €2.7million social housing development confirmed for Co. Leitrim

Almost two point seven million euro has been announced for the development of twelve social homes in Co. Leitrim.The funding, which was confirmed by...
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Simon report shows continued shortage of housing options in Shannonside region

New figures released by a Simon Community report show there's a shortage of housing for single people and couples across the Shannonside region.In an...

Shannonside region getting ready for arrival of Storm Brendan

The Shannonside region is getting ready for the arrival of Storm Brendan with an orange wind warning in force for Leitrim and Roscommon, with...

Longford Bridge 20 Year O’Byrne Cup Gap

Mickey Quinn became just the third Longford captain to lift the O’Byrne Cup as Longford saw off Offaly 1-12 to 11 points in Tullamore.Captain...
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Galway Land FBD League Title Over Roscommon

A strong Galway start to the second-half secured maiden silverware for Padraig Joyce as Galway beat Roscommon’s 1-14 to 11 points in the FBD...

Davis Aims For Longford O’Byrne Cup Glory

Padraig Davis will look to write himself into Longford folklore as they chase a third ever O’Byrne cup win on Saturday.Longford spoiled Dessie Farrell’s...

Patrick (Paddy) Donnelly

Patrick (Paddy) Donnelly Scrine, Athleague, Co. Roscommon. Saturday, January 18th, Peacefully in the devoted care of the staff at Roscommon University Hopsital. Pre-deceased by his...

Nell Duignan (née Moran)

Nell Duignan (née Moran) Tooma, Cloone, Co. Leitrim. Friday, January 17th, at Lough Errill Private Nursing Home, Mohill, surrounded by her loving family and...

Brendan Dowling.

Brendan Dowling. Ballyleague, Lanesboro, Co. Roscommon. Friday, 17th January. Peacefully in the loving care of Innis Ree lodge nursing home ballyleague Reposing at Farrell's...

Podcast: Contributory Old Age Pension

Eamon Tynan spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about the Contributory old age pension.Take a listen here:

Podcast: Michelle Hall Talks about the Feuding in Drogheda

The people of Drogheda are to rally against the ongoing gangland feud in the town, following the murder of Keane Mulready Woods. Deputy Mayor...

Podcast; JF Show 17th January

On the JF Show panel this week- outgoing Labour TD Willie Penrose, Roscommon Herald Journalist Darragh Kelly and former  Fine Gael location election candidate...