On-Air Now

  • shannon-default
    Music Through The Night

Local

Fine Gael TD says ban on fracking will stand despite EPA report

Sligo Leitrim Fine Gael TD says that a government vote to ban fracking will take precedence over the outcomes of an upcoming EPA report...

Lough Ree community meet to discuss future international fishing events

The Lough Ree Angling hub and food festival committees is to discuss the prospect of bringing more world fishing championship events to Lough Ree...

Call for Minister for Justice to intervene in Shannonside man’s deportation

The Department of Justice has been called on to ‘rectify a wrong’ after the husband of Ballinasloe woman was deported earlier this year after...

Shannonside secondary school teachers on strike outside schools

Secondary-school teachers across the country have been picketing since early this morning as part of the first day of nationwide strike action over equal pay....

TD Tony McLoughlin’s anti-fracking bill to proceed without amendment

The government’s decision to withdraw an amendment to anti-fracking bill being discussed in the Dail has been welcomed by opposition parties. A private Member’s...

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...

Connacht Set for Challenge Cup Quarter-Final With Sale

Connacht will travel to Sale Sharks in the quarter-finals of the European Challenge Cup.Connacht saw off Sale 20-18 in the Sportsgrounds last weekend, before...

GAA Announce Allianz League Ticket Price Increase

Tickets for Roscommon’s games in the Allianz National League will increase from next Saturday.There are also increases to ticket prices at the All-Ireland qualifiers,...

Connacht Secure Challenge Cup Quarter-Final Spot

Connacht have qualified for the quarter-finals of the European Challenge Cup after a 33-27 win over Bordeaux BeaglesKiltoom man Jack Carty scored a late...

Thomas Davis

Thomas Davis Drumbad, Ballinamuck, Longford. Saturday, 19th January. Peacefully after a short illness at St. Vincent's Private Hospital, Dublin. Beloved husband of Sheila. Sadly missed by his heartbroken wife,...

Kieran O’Connor

Kieran O'Connor Tormey Villas and late of Cushla, Monksland, Athlone. Saturday, 19th January. Peacefully. Sadly missed by his loving wife Ann, daughters Caroline and Laura, sons Brendan, Kieran...

Michael Hughes

Michael Hughes. Deanscurragh, Longford. Friday, 18th January. Peacefully at The Regional Hospital Mullingar. Predeceased by his wife Marie (nee Halligan). Sadly missed and remembered with love by...

LISTEN BACK: First Dates Ireland local “High on fresh air and water from the...

😍Have Carol Ann from Leitrim & Cathal from Monaghan found love on First Dates Ireland? 😘 The Free spirited dance facilitator Carol Ann (32)...

PODCAST: Roscommon businessman slams VAT hike

There are fears that some local businesses will close because of the increase in VAT in the hospitality sector.The tax for hotels and...

LISTEN BACK: Rooskey local talks rural realities in aftermath of arson attack

Seamus joined Joe Finnegan this morning to discuss the realities of living in rural Ireland following the change in the roads legislation and the...