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Edgeworthstown traders slam closure of bank

The head of the traders' association in Edgeworthstown has described the closure of the Ulster Bank branch in the town as 'another nail in...

Longford people asked to come forward to improve the county

Longford people are being urged to share their opinions about living in the county.Community group, the Longford Unite Project, is asking people to participate...

LISTEN: Edgeworthstown locals stunned at closure of Ulster Bank

Locals in Edgeworthstown have reacted with shock this afternoon at the news the town's Ulster Bank branch is set to close later this year.It...

BREAKING: Edgeworthstown Ulster Bank to close

Ulster Bank is closing its branch in Edgeworthstown in September.The company has announced this afternoon that 22 branches countrywide will shut this year, with...

Longford council’s €200k debt-collection bill

New figures show Longford County Council spent almost €206,000 on debt-collection fees last year.Details released to Shannonside FM reveal the local authority's total bill...

Shannonside groups in funding windfall

Several local community groups and schools have been awarded funding under a new 'grow it yourself' fund.The biggest winners in the Shannonside region were...

48 dogs put down in Roscommon/Longford in 2016

New figures show almost 50 dogs were put down at Longford and Roscommon dog pounds last year.It has also emerged that Roscommon County Council...

Longford pharmacist warns about recalled products

A Shannonside pharmacist is urging any members of the public who may be concerned about a recall of EpiPens to contact their local health...

Drink-driving doubles over St Patrick’s weekend

There was a 100 per cent increase in drink driving detections in the Longford/Roscommon Garda Division over the St Patrick's Bank Holiday weekend when...

Small-business sector creates 200 local jobs

Almost 200 new jobs were created by small businesses across the Shannonside region last year.Small businesses in Longford created over 100 of those jobs,...

Creggs win Connacht Club Of The Year

Creggs RFC has been named as Connacht Club of the Year at the Connacht Rugby 2018-19 AwardsCreggs was shortlisted with senior clubs Sligo RFC...

Ramblers Boss Looks Forward To Longford Tie

Cobh Ramblers complete their first series of fixtures in the SSE Airtricity league first division when hosting Longford Town at seven o’clock on Saturday...

Best Retiring From Profesional Rugby-Season’s End

Ulster and Ireland captain Rory Best has confirmed that he will retire from professional rugby when his current contract expires after the Rugby World...

Deirdre Fitzgerald

Deirdre Fitzgerald, Chapel Street, Elphin, Co. Roscommon. Wednesday, April 17th, suddenly aged 20 years at University Hospital Galway, In the arms of her loving...

Esther Greenan (nee Crosbie)

Esther Greenan (nee Crosbie) Corraphort, Foxfield, Fenagh, Co. Leitrim. Thursday, 18th, April peacefully at her daughter Bernadette's home. Reposing at Esther’s home today (Good Friday)...

John Patsy McKenna

John Patsy McKenna Ohill, Killoe, Co. Longford. Thursday, April 18th, at his residence in the loving care of his family. Reposing in Connell’s Funeral Home, Longford tomorrow...

Podcast: Saturday Connection 13th April 2019

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

Side By Side 14th April 2019

Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.Patsy Lee brings a Musical Quiz with number 1 hits from the past.So...

Listen – Renua Candidate Micheal O’Dowd

Listen to the interview Micheal O'Dowd had with Joe Finnegan on the show this morning the 18th April 2019.