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SIPTU hopeful progress can be made as talks resume with Bord na Mona

Talks are to resume this lunchtime between unions and management at Bord na Mona over job retention at Mount Dillon.While it was understood that...

St Christopher’s Services pay restoration begins with €1000 annual pay increase for staff

Staff in St Christopher's Service in Longford are to see a restoration of pay removed under the FEMPI legislation.Councillor Michael Carrigy received the confirmation...
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Bord na Mona meet local TDs in Athlone this morning

Bord na Mona executives are to brief Oireachtas members this morning on the job losses at Mount Dillon.Unions secured the employment of 70 permanent...
Cabinet

Government will discuss return of regional health boards today

Cabinet Ministers are set to approve a major restructure of the HSE this morning.It would establish six regional healthcare centres instead of the current...

Longford gets moving as County Summer Walking programme gets underway

Longford Sports Partnership have teamed up with the Get Ireland Walking campaign to create a Longford Summer Walking programme.The programme is designed for people...

Ballinamuck people wake to vandalism of village following local fair

There's disappointment in Ballinamuck after village enhancements were damaged last night.Members of the community woke to see flowers uprooted, cones moved , litter spread...

Denis Naughton questions timeline of events leading to Bord na Móna lay-offs

The ESB will come under pressure tomorrow to guarantee its commitment to Lough Ree power.Oireachtas members will meet the semi state tomorrow after its...

Oireachtas members to meet ESB tomorrow on Lough Ree plant shutdown

Oireachtas members from Roscommon-East Galway and Longford-Westmeath are due to meet tomorrow with ESB management to discuss the fallout from the decision to shut...

Unions and councillors keep pressure on for resolution to Bord na Móna lay-offs

The Cathaoirleach of Longford County Council is hoping for an urgent meeting with management at Bord na Mona and ESB to discuss the recent...

Council to remove illegal dumping at Annaly car park

A Longford councillor is calling for an action group to be set up to deal with issues of illegal parking and illegal dumping in...

Roscommon Club Fixtures Weekending July 21st

Roscommon club fixtures weekending July 21Wednesday 17 JulyLeydon Brothers AFL Division 3St Brigid's V Creggs – Kiltoom - 20:30Friday 19 JulyDivision Four LeagueSt Joseph's...

Longford GAA Fixtures – Weekending July 21st

Longford GAA Fixtures Weekending July 21stWednesday 17th July 2019Minor League Division 1 FinalET if necessaryLongford Slashers V Killoe Óg - Glennon Brothers Pearse Park...

Leitrim Club Results Weekending July 14

Leitrim Club results weekending July 14Saturday July 132019 Dunnes Bar ACL Division 1Aughnasheelin 0-14 Leitrim Gaels 1-16 - AughnasheelinAnnaduff 2-9 Fenagh-St Caillins 0-14 -...

Margaret Connor

Margaret Connor Cashelbeg, Lanesboro, Co. Longford. Peacefully in Portiuncla Hospital, Ballinasloe. Tuesday, 16th July. Reposing at her residence Thursday from three o’clock until six o’clock, followed by...

Tommy Prior.

Tommy Prior. Antfield, Aughamore, Carrick on Shannon and Doctor McGarry Ward, St. Patrick’s Hospital, Carrick on Shannon. Tuesday, 16th July. Deeply missed by his loving wife Olive,...

Brendan Tansey.

Brendan Tansey. Navan Road Dublin 7 and Granny, Ballinameen, Co. Roscommon. Reposing at his home (Navan Road, Dublin) Thursday evening from six o’clock...

Podcast: Saturday Connection 13th July 2019

Charlie McGettigan presents a host of guests, chat and music on the Saturday Connection. The programme was broadcast on the 13th of July 2019.So...