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D-Day tomorrow for Leitrim Leader applications

Small and medium enterprises in Leitrim are being urged to apply for Leader funding before tomorrow's deadline.A new tranche of money became available recently...

Further developments on Drumshanbo boardwalk

The next stage of the planned €500,000 Shannon-Blueway in Leitrim is under way with the arrival of a floating boardwalk at Acres Lake, Drumshanbo.The...
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€500k equestrian centre planned for Keshcarrigan

Planning permission is being sought for an indoor horse-riding arena to be developed in south Leitrim, which it's estimated would cost more than €540,000.David...

Delight in Leitrim as fracking ban endorsed

An anti-fracking movement in Leitrim is welcoming the news a parliamentary watchdog has backed a ban on fracking.Cross-party politicians have found drilling for shale...

Thieves raid five Carrick on Shannon businesses

Gardaí in Carrick-on-Shannon are investigating a crime spree in the town at the weekend.Between Saturday evening and Sunday morning, five businesses in Carrick town...

Leitrim County Council calls out to creative sector

Leitrim County Council is calling on artists and members of community, creative or local heritage groups to become involved in Creative Ireland.The five year...

N4/N5 could be upgraded – Minister

The Minister for Transport hopes money will become available shortly to upgrade two key stretches of road that link Dublin to the west.Local chambers...

Vintners hit back at Minister over drink-driving

The Vintners' Association of Ireland has hit back at the Transport Minister over his criticism of them for opposing his drink-driving legislation.Shane Ross is...

Sharp drop in Leitrim’s unemployment

Leitrim recorded the largest drop in the number of people unemployed last month of any county in the Shannonside region.According to latest figures from...

Cryan’s given green light for major Carrick expansion

A well-known hotel in Carrick-on-Shannon has been given planning permission for a large expansion.In December, Cryan's Hotel asked Leitrim County Council to allow it...

Longford Town Review October 13

Longford Town's SSE Airtricity League first division promotion campaign came to an end on Friday night after a penalty shoot-out defeat to Cabinteely.Aaron Dobbs had...

Roscommon Club Fixtures Weekending October 20

Roscommon club fixtures weekending October 20Tuesday October 15King and Moffatt Building Services Junior B FC Quarter FinalKilbride v Strokestown - Kilbride GAA Park -...

World Cup Over For Bundee Aki

Ireland centre Bundee Aki has been banned for three matches, meaning he will not play again at this Rugby World Cup.The centre received a...

Patrick (Paddy) Morahan

Patrick (Paddy) Morahan. Ardcarne and formerly of Cootehall, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Tuesday, October, 15th Peacefully at Drumderrig nursing home, Boyle. Funeral will arrive to St....

Sister Josephine BREEN

Sister Josephine BREEN Sisters of Mercy Sligo and San Diego, California and formerly of Carnamadda, Lecarrow, Roscommon. 7th September, peacefully in Nazareth House, San Diego. Sr....

Richie Kenny

Richie Kenny. 62 Teffia Park, Longford and formerly of Foigha, Kenagh, Co. Longford. Richie died peacefully on Monday, 14th October 2019 in St. Joseph's Hospital, Dublin...

Longford Town Review October 13

Longford Town's SSE Airtricity League first division promotion campaign came to an end on Friday night after a penalty shoot-out defeat to Cabinteely.Aaron Dobbs had...

Podcast: Joe McDonagh Talks to the JF Show About Longford Plaza Project

The founder and owner of Supermacs says he's disappointed with the decision of Bord Pleanala to reject the company's application for a development on...

Podcast: Alice Taylor

Renowned author Alice Taylor chats to Joe Finnegan about her new book and about turning eighty.Take a listen here: