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Man’s body recovered from water in Carrick-on-Shannon

A man's body has been recovered from the water in Carrick-on-Shannon.At 3.20pm today, the body of a man in his late seventies was taken...

Towns in Longford and Leitrim to host a section of Cycle Against Suicide

Two towns in the Shannonside region are to host a section of this year's cycle against suicide.Hundreds of cyclists will be stopping in Carrick-on-Shannon...

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...

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...

World Championship Bronze For Shane Ryan

Shane Ryan has claimed 50m Backstroke bronze at the World Championship in China.Ryan swam 22.76 seconds to take bronze, just point one eight of...

Sexton Starts To Captain Leinster Against Bath

Johnny Sexton has passed his fitness test and will line out for Leinster against Bath in the Aviva Stadium for their Heineken Champions Cup...

Connacht Set For Perpignan Return Test

Connacht Head Coach Andy Friend has named Academy players Conor Fitzgerald and Kieran Joyce in his starting team for the trip to Perpignan in...

John Leonard

John Leonard, Kilmalaw, Aughrim, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. Friday, December 14th, in his 97th year.Reposing at The Sacred Heart funeral home, Kilconnell,...

James (Jimmy) Reilly

James (Jimmy) Reilly. Clonellan and 5 St. Mary’s Drumlish, Co. Longford, in his 81st year. Wednesday, 12th December peacefully at the Portiuncula Nursing Home, Multifarnham. Reposing at...
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Chriss McManus (nee Byrne)

Chriss McManus (nee Byrne) Curraghill, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. Wednesday, December, 12th peacefully after a short illness. Pre-deceased by her husband Don, brothers Tommy, Jay...

LISTEN: It’s time to march for Rural Ireland, who’s with Mick?

Mick in Roscommon says it's time for Irish people to follow the French example and get the yellow vests out. He says he's fed...

LISTEN BACK: Shamrock 165 The Unknown Flight

On Tuesday, Evelyn Rooney and Peggy Lennon spoke to Joe Finnegan in studio to tell the story of their relative Evelyn Belton who died...

Podcast: Sportsbeat- Mullinalaghta Special

Mullinalaghta became the Leinster senior football champions on Sunday with a 1-08 to 1-06 victory over Kilmacud Crokes in Tullamore.On Sportsbeat presented by Kevin...