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EPA report reveals nine water supplies in Shannonside region at risk of contamination

A new report by the Environmental Protection Agency notes that there are nine water supplies in the Shannonside region that are ‘at risk’ of...

REVEALED: Average price of residential homes sold in Shannonside region this year

New figures from the CSO show the average price of residential properties sold in the Shannonside region up to August of this year was...

Bishop of Elphin thinks new Vatican rules on cremation will not cause upset

The Bishop of Elphin doesn’t think people should be worried about new guidelines issued by the Vatican in relation to cremation. It was suggested...

Mullingar hospital issues warning to public over Norovirus in wards

The public is being advised to stay away from Mullingar Regional hospital due to an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug. Hospital management is...

Shannonside FM remains the number one radio station in the region according to latest...

Listenership to Shannonside FM has grown further, according to the latest JNLR radio listenership figures published yesterday The poll shows Shannonside FM is the...

Over one-hundred Roscommon County Council workers vote for industrial action

A total of 123 members of Roscommon County Council’s outdoor staff have voted in favour of industrial action. Siptu balloted the workers over the...

Hundreds of Shannonside secondary students at home as ASTI strike

500 schools will remain shut this morning as secondary teachers go on strike. Hundreds of pupils across the Shannonside region are today at home...

Longford man found guilty of bomb threat during Queen’s visit

A Longford man has been found guilty of having an explosive device at Longford railway station ahead of Queen Elizabeth’s visit in 2011. Donal...

AIT President says door still open for talks with Community Games

The President of Athlone IT says they are still willing to talk with the Community Games Board representatives to see if the national finals...

Lanesboro distillery has potential for 25 jobs

It’s hoped that a proposed distillery in Lanesboro could create up to 25 jobs within the next five years. Local brothers Peter and Michael...

North West 200 is cancelled for the 2nd year running

The North West 200 have been cancelled for the 2nd year running due to the Coronavirus.The popular motorcycle road race which is run by...

SSE Airtricity to sponsor Women’s National league

The Football Association of Ireland has today announced SSE Airtricity as the new title sponsor of the Women’s National League while it has also...
Dave-Hooper

Column: Sigerson Cup Cancellation No Real Loss

Which player has the most Sigerson cup winner’s medals as captain?If that question was thrown in at your next Zoom quiz night, I’d be...

Fr Joseph (Joe) Flynn

Fr Joseph (Joe) Flynn St Patrick’s Missionary Society, Kiltegan, Co. Wicklow and formerly of Drumkeeran, Co Leitrim. Tuesday, January 19, 2021, peacefully in...

John Tom Butler

John Tom Butler Kilnagross, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Wednesday, 20th Januaary, in the tender loving care of the Doctors, Nurses and Staff of Fearna Manor...

Sarah (Sally) Dowler (nee Nulty)

Sarah (Sally) Dowler (nee Nulty) Bawn, MOydow, Longford. Wednesday, 20th January.Sarah (Sally) Dowler is now reunited with her beloved husband Jimmy. Sally will be sadly missed by...

Side By Side January 17th 2021

 Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.So join Eamonn and Tony as they play great music and talk about...
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Podcast: Veronica Barrett and the Ballad of Mary Spain

Veronica Barrett spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about mother and baby homes and her song about them.Take a listen here: