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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...

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...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 18th February 2019

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening on Shannonside Northern Sound FM between eight and nine pm.On this edition of the show on...

Last Gasp Armagh Try Downs Buccaneers

City of Armagh snatched a 32-27 victory over Buccaneers with a last agasp try in their All-Ireland League Division 1B game played in front...

Longford Start Leinster Minor Championship With Victory

Longford got their 2019 Leinster minor championship campaign off to a winning start with a four pointi victory over Laois.Laois were 3-4 to 2-5...

Oliver Doonan

Oliver Doonan, Cloodrumman-mór, Fenagh, Leitrim. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Eileen and son Martin, brothers Pat Joe (Gowel) Micheál and Kevin...

Kathleen Byrne (nee Macken)

Kathleen Byrne (nee Macken), Abbeylands, Ballynacargy, Co. Westmeath. Monday, February 18th peacefully at her sons residence. Pre-deceased by her husband Charlie. Reposing at her son's...

Terence Lawrence.

Terence Lawrence. Church View Drive, Drumlish, Co. Longford and late of Walsall, West Midlands, England. Sunday, February, 17th Reposing at his residence today (Mon) from five...

Podcast; The This Week Show 17th February 2019

The This Week Show with Kevin McDermott is a look back on the week that was on Shannonside Northern Sound FM.On the Show this...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 18th February 2019

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening on Shannonside Northern Sound FM between eight and nine pm.On this edition of the show on...

RECIPE: Chef Sham from The Cottage, Jamestown on The JF Cookery Corner

  The Cookery Corner on The Joe Finnegan Show on Shannonside Northern Sound has a new chef! Every two weeks, Chef Sham Hanifa from the...