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John McGahern

Leitrim councillors row over alleged lack of respect shown to late John McGahern

There was a major row at a Leitrim County Council meeting yesterday after it was claimed the local authority had never fully respected the...

Drumshanbo’s Shed Distillery nominated for top Irish drink award

PJ Rigney's Shed Distillery in Drumshanbo has been nominated for one of Bord Bia's biannual Food and Drink Industry Awards.It has been shortlisted for...
Stabbing

Man remanded in custody after allegedly threatening woman at knife point in Carrick

A 30-year-old man has been remanded in custody after allegedly threatening a woman at knife-point in Carrick-on-Shannon on Sunday.He has also been charged with...
IDA

Shannonside counties among least visited by the IDA

Counties in the Shannonside region received some of the fewest number of visits by the IDA in the first six months of 2017.The figures,...
WRC

Over 140 WRC inspections of employment law at Shannonside firms this year

Over one hundred and forty inspections of employment law at companies in the Shannonside region have taken place so far this year.The figures were...
Internet

Local companies warned they risk losing out to UK competitors unless they start selling...

Small and local businesses in the Shannonside region have been warned they will lose out to UK competitors in the run-up to Christmas if...
Abolished

EXCLUSIVE: One Leitrim household on social housing list for over 12 years

It’s emerged a household in Leitrim has been on the waiting list for social housing for more than 12 years.New figures also show 100...

Leitrim JPC chair believes Carrick locals have worked together to make town safer

The Chairperson of the Joint Policing Committee in Leitrim says things have improved with the night time economy in Carrick on Shannon despite comments...
Taxi

Leitrim taxi driver unhappy with plans to allow publicans drive customers home

A Leitrim taxi driver believes the government is unfairly targetting his industry with a new idea to tackle drink driving in rural areas.Minister for...
Funeral

Almost half of deaths in Leitrim in 2015 due to circulatory disease

Almost half of all deaths in Leitrim in 2015 were due to heart disease or heart attacks according to information from the CSO.According to...

A Huge weekend of Ladies Football Action

ON a packed weekend of Ladies Club Football activity, the Munster, Leinster and Ulster senior championship Final pairings were decided, as All-Ireland senior champions...

Oran And Fuerty Play Out Draw

Fuerty 1-13 Oran 2-10Fuerty and Oran will have to do it all over again after they drew 1-13 to 2-10 in Dr. Hyde Park.The sides...

Fenagh Secure Leitrim Intermediate Title

Fenagh St. Cailins 3-12 Annaduff 0-13Goals made the difference as two Ryan O’Rourke goals and Donal Wrynn secured Fenagh St. Cailins the Smith Monumental Leitrim...

Jim Fahy

Jim FahyLate of Lissywoolen and Mardyke street Athlone formerly of Carhoon, Gort, Co. Galway.Saturday, October 20th, peacefully at Sonas nursing home, Cloghanboy....

Cecelia Mc Loughlin (née Mc Loughlin)

Cecelia Mc Loughlin (née Mc Loughlin)Seltinaveeney, Arigna, Co. Roscommon.Friday, October 19th, peacefully at her home, surrounded by her devoted family.Beloved wife of...

Patrick (Paddy) Dolan

Patrick (Paddy) Dolan Castleruby, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon Thursday October 18th, peacefully in his 89th year at University Hospital, Roscommon. Predeceased by his baby daughter Miriam. Deeply...

LISTEN: Lively debate on JF Show weekly panel

There were plenty of topics to debate on today's Joe Finnegan Show panel, such as Brexit, Denis Naughten's resignation as a minister and the...

LISTEN: Former Minister Denis Naughten shares details of Leo meeting

Following his shock resignation from the Cabinet table announced in Dáil Éireann yesterday, former Communications Minister Deputy Denis Naughten spoke live to The Joe...

PODCAST: Roscommon GAA apologises for overcharging cock-up

Roscommon GAA has been criticised for inadvertently overcharging some supporters to a recent championship match.A large number of those who attended the Roscommon...