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Leitrim policing meeting hears large increase in burglaries in Carrick-on-Shannon last year

The cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council is expressing 'huge concern' at the big increase in burglaries in Carrick-on-Shannon last year.At yesterday's meeting of the...
Gardai

Teenager arrested over hoax Leitrim bomb calls

A 16-year-old has been arrested in connection with the alleged bomb scares in Carrick-on-Shannon and elsewhere earlier this month.On January 10th, the Tesco store...

Sale agreed on €2-million building in Carrick-on-Shannon

A sale has been agreed on a commercial premises in Carrick-on-Shannon that was on the market for €2.25 million.Last May Cushman and Wakefield placed...
Broadband

Imagine hopes to reconnect broadband customers who lost their service after Leitrim mast change

Broadband provider Imagine hopes to be able to reconnect customers who have lost their internet accessibility in the Shannonside region after the company moved...

Leitrim Councillors paid just under €500,000 in 2017

New figures show councillors in Leitrim received nearly €500,000 in payments and expenses last year.Fianna Fáil's Mary Bohan, who was cathaoirleach for half of...
unemployment

MEP Luke Ming Flanagan wants farmers in Co Leitrim to be given financial supports

Local MEP Luke Ming Flanagan has called for farmers in Co. Leitrim to be given the financial supports needed so they don't feel planting...

Shannonside Supermacs outlets celebrating awards success

Three local fast food outlets have won prizes at the annual Supermacs All Star awards.Enda McGovern, manager of the Carrick-on-Shannon branch, was named the...
CervicalCheck

HSE clams funding made available to address concerns at Suaimhneas centre

The HSE claims that funding has been provided to respond to a number of concerns raised in a recent Hiqa report into a centre...

HSE confirms northwest rehab and recovery unit to close this March

The HSE has announced the rehab and recovery unit at St John's Hospital in Sligo will close in March.It follows a number of very...
abuse

HIQA publishes critical report into Suaimhneas centre

The health watchdog has criticised a centre for people with intellectual disabilities in the northwest.Three of the 'outcomes' inspected by the Health Information and...
Racing

UK Racing Returns At Newcastle On Monday

A ten race card at Newcastle marks the return of horse racing in the UK on Monday.The behind closed doors meeting will be the...
Premier-League

Anfield May Host Liverpool Title Victory

Liverpool could yet secure the Premier League title with a fixture at Anfield.Next month's derby between Liverpool and Everton may be moved to a...
GAA

GAA Set to Re-open Walking Tracks On June 8

The GAA have announced they will re-open designated walking tracks on June 8, once the country moves into phase two of lockdown exit.Croke Park...

Mary Greally (nee Kearney)

Mary Greally (nee Kearney) Forgney , Ballymahon, Co Longford. 29th May 2020, suddenly in Mullingar regional hospital. Predeceased by her daughter Mary. Deeply regretted...

Rose Healy (nee Shine)

Rose Healy (nee Shine) Retreat Park, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Monday, 1st June.Peacefully in the tender care of South Westmeath Hospice. To follow best practice and fuidelines and...

Mary Keegan,

Mary Keegan, Park Drive Lawn, Castleknock, Co. Dublin and formerly of Drumbore, Cloone, Co. Leitrim, Monday 1st June 2020 in the loving...

Podcast: Gemma Fallon

Killoe woman Gemma Fallon   spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about the go fund me campaign raising money for services who helped during and...

Podcast: Mikayla Fox -new city-new lease of life

Castleblayney native Mikayla Fox has been living and teaching in China and she spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about moving cities in the...

29th May: Leitrim Gardai and the Covid 19 County Response forum

Leitrim Gardai are working to assist people across the county as part of the Covid 19 Response forum. They are undertaking work to provide...