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Court

Jury to begin deliberations in Ballynacargy murder trial today

The prosecuting barrister in the trial of a man accused of murdering his partner says it’s one of the clearest cases of murder you...
Crash

Son of Ballynacargy murder accused tells jury he tried to protect mother from hammer...

A teenage boy whose mother was strangled to death by his father has told a jury how he tried to protect her when he...
Court

Ballynacargy murder accused says he flipped during argument with victim

A man accused of murdering the mother of his two children told Gardaí he just flipped during an argument and didn't mean to kill...
Jadotville

Siege of Jadotville soldiers to receive special medals in December

Soldiers who served during the siege of Jadotvoille are due to be presented with special medals from the government later this year.The Minister for...

Work on Athlone greenway delayed at railway bridge near Dunnes

Athlone Municipal District is still waiting for permission from Dunnes Stores to progress a key part of the Galway-Dublin greenway a year after contacting...
Murder

Ballynacargy murder trial hears allegations that accused was called a bad father by deceased

The trial of a man accused of murdering the mother of his children has heard he told Gardaí he killed her after she accused...
Court

Westmeath murder trial to continue today

A Westmeath woman, whose father strangled her mother, has told his murder trial that he had previously threatened to kill the deceased while waving...
Circuit

Westmeath goes on trial charged with murder of mother of his children

A Westmeath man has gone on trial, charged with murdering the mother of his children by strangling her in her home two years ago.Danny...
Garda

Man appears in court over criminal damage in Athlone

A man has appeared in court in connection with an alleged incident of criminal damage in Athlone over the weekend.The man, in his late...
Circuit

Westmeath man to go on trial for alleged Ballynacargy murder today

A Westmeath man is due to go on trial this morning charged with the alleged murder of a woman in Ballynacargy almost two years...

BREAKING: Jose Mourinho leaves Manchester United

Manchester United has announced that manager Jose Mourinho has left the club with immediate effect.The club would like to thank Jose for his work...

Mullinalaghta To Face Dr.Crokes In Thurles

St.Columba’s Mullinalaghta AIB All-Ireland Club semi-final with Dr. Crokes has been set for Semple Stadium.Croke Park have set the All-Ireland club fixture for Saturday...

Davis Gives O’Byrne Cup Schedule Endorsement

New Longford boss Padraic Davis has given the pre-Christmas O’Byrne cup schedule the thumbs up.Longford saw off Meath by 0-9 to 1-5 on Saturday...

Eddie Fahy

Eddie Fahy, Dalkey, Co. Dublin and late of Ballinakill, Loughrea, Co. Galway. Saturday, December 15th, in St. Vincent’s Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin...

Thomas McCormack

Thomas McCormack, Carrowkeel, Elphin, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, at home surrounded by his family.Reposing at Brady’s Funeral Home, Elphin on Wednesday evening from five...

Tony Keane

Tony Keane, Boyle Road, Carrick-on-Shannon, Roscommon / Leitrim. Peacefully after a long life, well lived, reunited with his beloved Peggy.Loving and much...

LISTEN: Paul Williams gives his take on the Strokestown repossession case

On this morning's Joe Finnegan Show, Ballinamore native and journalist Paul Williams spoke to Joe about the dangers of the "mob mentality" that can...

LISTEN: It’s time to march for Rural Ireland, who’s with Mick?

Mick in Roscommon says it's time for Irish people to follow the French example and get the yellow vests out. He says he's fed...

LISTEN BACK: Shamrock 165 The Unknown Flight

On Tuesday, Evelyn Rooney and Peggy Lennon spoke to Joe Finnegan in studio to tell the story of their relative Evelyn Belton who died...