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Leitrim

Co. Leitrim is home to the most affordable houses in the country

House prices have increased by an average of 9 per cent across the country in the past year.The Irish Independent property price survey reveals...

Former Leitrim TD surprised by reaction to FF leader’s comments on 8th Amendment

A former Leitrim TD claims he is surprised by the reaction to Michael Martin's backing a repeal of the Eighth Amendment.The Fianna Fail leader...
Hospital

Sligo and Tullamore hospitals suffering from serious overcrowding today

Two hospitals serving the public in the Shannonside region are among the most overcrowded in the country again today.Figures from the INMO show that...

Warning to dog-owners after Mohill sheep-kill

A warning has been issued to dog-owners in south Leitrim after a sheep-kill in Mohill.According to local reports, a flock of 30 sheep were...

Anger following dumping at renowned Leitrim beauty spot

It's being claimed a scenic area in south Leitrim is being repeatedly targeted for illegal dumping.Ann Reynolds, who lives in the Gorvagh-Cloone road, claims...

Thieves raid Carrick café again

Gardaí in Carrick-on-Shannon are investigating yet another burglary at a well-known coffee shop in the town.Between 4 o'clock and 7 o'clock this morning, Esquires...

Two new weather warnings issued for Shannonside region

Rain, sleet and possibly snow are on the way as the cold snap tightens its hold on the Shannonside region.Two new weather warnings have...
John McCartin Leitrim Councillor

Ballinamore Councillor calls for dilapidated courthouse to be transformed into civic space

A Leitrim councillor is calling for Ballinamore Courthouse to be 'gutted' and handed over to the community.John McCartin believes the rundown building should be...
coronavirus

Public meeting to highlight fears over future of Aughavas school

A public meeting is taking place at Aughavas in south Leitrim tomorrow night over fears for the future of a local school.St Joseph's National...
Ballinamore

EXCLUSIVE: Ballinamore Courthouse engineers report suggests partial demolition

A new structural engineering report on the historic Ballinamore courthouse has found part of the building should be demolished for health and safety reasons.In...
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...