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PODCAST: John Harte is trying to bring his wife home

A Leitrim man whose wife has had to stay in the ICU in Cavan for the past six months because of being denied home...
Cannabis

Plans to legalise cannabis for medicinal use abandoned by government

A bill to legalise cannabis for medicinal use has been abandoned - because it would allegedly contains too many legal issues.The bill from Gino...
Disclosures Tribunal

Social care worker ‘regrets’ sending letter containing false allegations to Maurice McCabe

A social care worker has told the Disclosures Tribunal she regrets sending a letter to Sgt Maurice McCabe which contained a false allegation of...

Castlerea firefighter wins unfair dismissal case

A Castlerea firefighter has succeeded in overturning Roscommon County Council's decision to dismiss him.Sean Callaghan, a part-time retained firefighter based at Castlerea Fire Station,...

Brexit led to €48m sale of Athlone company

An Athlone businessman has admitted that Brexit did play a role in his decision to sell his successful plastics company.However, the chief executive of...

No trace of Pat Heeran after first searches

Searches of shore-line areas in south Leitrim will start on Friday as part of the Pat Heeran murder investigation.For four days last week, gardaí...

Sister of Leitrim Parkinson’s sufferer speaks of distress

A sister of Leitrim woman Olivia Harte, whose case was raised in the Dáil yesterday, says the delay in her younger sibling coming home...

HSE warn of OT shortages in Leitrim

The HSE is warning patients in south Leitrim about problems in occupational therapy due to staff shortages.In a letter seen by Shannonside FM, the...
intoxicant

Boxer: I may have to back drink-driving Bill

Independent Alliance TD Kevin 'Boxer' Moran says despite his own objections, he may have to support new drink-driving legislation if there is no free...

Woman arrested over stabbing of three-year-old toddler

A woman in her early 40's has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a toddler in Dublin on Monday.The three year...
Marian-McGuinness

Armagh’s McGuinness Tests Positive For Covid-19

In an ideal world, former Armagh All-Ireland winner Marian McGuinness would have been jetting off on the 2020 TG4 All-Star tour last Wednesday morning.Instead,...
Sexton

Sexton Only Captain For Six Nations

Johnny Sexton has revealed he will only captain of Ireland for the duration of the 2020 Guinnness Six Nations.The Leinster number 10 has revealed...

2020 Irish Open Postponed

The Dubai Duty Free Irish open is the latest sporting causality of the coronavirus with the European tour postponing May’s event.The tournament was scheduled...

Nancy Kelly (nee Murray)

Nancy Kelly (nee Murray) Cloontuskert, Lanesboro, Roscommon. Thursday, 2nd April. peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her loving husband Thomas (Tommy John), son...

Elizabeth (Lily) Carthy (nee Clarke).

Elizabeth (Lily) Carthy (nee Clarke). Lisryan, Longford. Wednesday, 1st April. predeceased by her husband Jack and her brother Patsy. Deeply regretted by her children Pat, Sean, Mel, Declan,...

Austin Reilly

Austin Reilly Kilsallagh, Edgeworthstown, Longford. Tuesday, 31st March, in his 95th year. Depply regretted by his beloved wife Mae, daughter Mary rances (Galway), sons Michael (Aughnaclliffe), John...
Italian

Podcast: An Antidote to Boredom

Partywizz an an online entertainment booking platform, that has launched an antidote to boredom video series for children and families.The series includes free daily...
Italian

Podcast: Fundraising for Personal supllies for frontline workers

Howard Simpson from Ballymoe in Roscommon  and Ollie Brady from Redhills in Cavan spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about fundraising to buy personal...

Podcast: Niall Roche

Niall Roche an Environmental Health expert and adjunct assistant professor in Global health in Trinity College Dublin Environmental Health expert spoke to the Joe...