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Motorists reminded to take extra care on the roads

Drivers hitting the road for the bank holiday weekend are been reminded to take extra care on their journeys.In the last few weeks, there...
unemployment

Official opening of An Chistin will take place this afternoon

The official opening of Castlerea's new food hub, called An Chistin, will take place this afternoon.A total of €500,000 of state funding has been...
Crash

Breaking: Sligo motorcyclist killed in Mohill collision

A 33-year-old Sligo man was killed in a road crash in Mohill on Saturday morning.At 11.20am, his motorcycle collided with a car at the Cloonchair...
Businesses

PODCAST: Roscommon businesses urged to take advantage of new initiative

Businesses in Roscommon are being urged to take advantage of a new initiative which could help them break into the massive American market.Two local...

Planning granted to change part of White House Hotel into a funeral home

Planning permission has been granted to turn part of the White House Hotel at Ballinlough into a funeral home.Kennedy Ventures asked Roscommon County Council...
Garda

Gardaí will be out in force over the weekend

Gardaí will be out in force over the bank holiday weekend checking for road traffic offences.So far in 2017, there has been an increase...

Lough Ree Monster Festival will take place over the bank holiday weekend

The Lough Ree Monster Festival will take place over the Bank Holiday weekend with an array of musical talent taking to the stage.On Saturday...
Mulveys carrick

Leitrim man collects Lotto winnings of €500,000

A Leitrim man has collected his top prize of €500,000 from this week’s EuroMillions Plus draw.On Tuesday night, it emerged a person who bought...
asylum

PODCAST: Concern about Syrian refugees coming to Longford

A Longford councillor says she is completely opposed to a decision by the council today to house 10 Syrian refugee families next year.Independent Councillor...
Water supply

Call for Irish Water to replace water main in Jamestown Drumsna

Irish water needs to replace a one mile section of water main in the Jamestown Drumsna area to avoid constant disruption to supplies.That's according...
Longford-Town

Verdon Scores Twice As Longford Beat Athlone

Sam Verdon’s double saw Longford Town claim the bragging rights as they dispensed of Athlone Town by two goals to nil.Sam Verdon’s double just...
Leitrim-GAA

Day Of Surprises In Leitrim Championship

It was a day of dramatic shocks in round four of the Connacht Gold Leitrim senior football championship as Aughwillian were eliminated from the...
Longford-GAA

Longford Slashers Win Dromard And Granard Draw

Longford Slashers registered an opening day victory in the 2020 Longford senior football championship with a convincing 2-16 to eight point win over Fr....

Rose Harney (Nee McManus)

Rose Harney (Nee McManus) Glentaun, Creagh, Ballinasloe, Co. Roscommon. Friday 7th August 2020, in her 94th year, peacefully surrounded by her loving family in...

Michael Lupton

Michael Lupton Drumard, Dromod, Co. Leitrim. August 8th 2020 (peacefully) after a long illness bravely borne, in the absolute loving care of Costello’s Nursing Home,...

LIAM FITZGERALD

LIAM FITZGERALD Ashley Lawns, Frenchpark, Co. Roscommon, late of Fairymount and Tralee, Co. Kerry. August 7th 2020 - (peacefully) in his 77th year...
Italian

Podcast: DJ’s and Musicians During the Pandemic

Mark Fay from DJBOX.IE and musician Luan Parle spoke to Kevin McGillicuddy on the Joe Finnegan Show about how people in the entertainment industry...
Italian

Podcast: The European Transplant and Dialysis Games

Two cocooners have it sewn up for pandemic celebrating 50 years of successful transplantation between themUndeterred by the cancellation of the 2020 European Transplant &...

Podcast: Pubs Not Reopening on August 10th

Pubs aren't reopening on the 10th of August after the move to the next phase was delayed-to discuss the matter Kevin McGillicuddy was joined...