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Planning permission granted for new funeral home in west Roscommon

  Planning permission has been granted for a new funeral home to be developed in west Roscommon. In February, undertaker Noel Gibbons asked Roscommon County Council...

HIQA wants more staff for St Joseph’s in Longford

  The Health Information and Quality Authority has found that staff resources at St Joseph’s Care Centre in Longford town weren’t sufficient to meet residents’...

Leitrim Mabs in warning to Christmas shoppers of high interest rates from money lenders

  Shannonside shoppers are being encouraged to be aware of high interest rates when borrowing from money lenders or buying goods online. Shoppers are being encouraged...

Major wins for Boyle at Enterprising Town Awards

  Boyle is the overall winner of the Bank of Ireland Enterprising Town Awards. The competition celebrates enterprise by bringing businesses and community groups together to...
business networking

Sixteen from Shannonside region on latest tax defaulters list

 16 individuals or companies from the Shannonside region have appeared in the latest tax defaulters list published by the Revenue Commissioners.7 people were fined...

Ballot of Roscommon fire service members begins

 The ballot of up to 50 members of Roscommon Fire Service for a strike has begun.Siptu is starting the process this week and it...

LISTEN: Longford Westmeath TD lashes Transport Minister over threats to Bus Eireann services

  Speculation over the future of Bus Eireann Expressway services led to strong exchanges between Fianna Fail Transport spokesperson Robert Troy, and Minister Shane Ross...

Four Roscommon towns to battle it out for top enterprise title later

  Four towns in Roscommon will battle it out later for the title of the county’s most enterprising town. Ballaghdereen, Castlerea, Boyle and Roscommon will find...

Two Shannonside food businesses served with closure orders last month

  Two food businesses in the Shannonside region had enforcement orders served on them last month. According to the Food Safety Authority, a closure order was...
national roads

Leitrim councillor hits out at government for neglecting rural roads

  A Leitrim Councillor is hitting out at the government for continuing to neglect rural Ireland. Councillor Paddy O’ Rourke says Transport Minister Shane Ross is...
GAA-Hurling&Football

Colmcille Fight Back For Mullinalaghta Draw

Colmcille came back to tame a Mullinalaghta victory as the sides drew 11 points apiece after a dramatic Colmcille fightback.Mullinalaghta led nine points to...
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...

Stephen Regan

Stephen Regan, Elphin Street, Strokestown/Oakwood Nursing Home Roscommon and formerly of Bawn Street and Corbohill Strokestown passed away peacefully in his 96th year at...

Michael Tom (Mick) Murray

The death has taken place on Wednesday 22nd July in Brentwood, Essex of Michael Tom (Mick) Murray formerly of Moherlea, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim and...

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...
The-Longford-Town-Review

Longford Town Review Season Two Episode Five

Longford Town registered their third win of the season as two Sam Verdon goals saw Town to a 2-0 El Classico win over Athlone...
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 &...