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Shannonside TD says extended Dail mid-term break ‘disgraceful’

Fianna fail's Transport spokesperson says it's totally unacceptable the Dail will not be sitting this week as thousands of commuters face travel chaos ahead...

14 new social housing units officially opened in Drumlish

Longford County Council has been praised for its pro-active work in trying to reduce its social housing list in the last number of years.The...
Rugby-ball

Ireland Rugby World Cup Bid dealt major blow

Ireland's bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup has been dealt a serious blow.World Rugby has released South Africa as the preferred candidate.A...

Man injured in incident on St Michael’s road

Gardai in Longford say they're following a definite line of enquiry following an assault outside a house on St Michael's road at the weekend.The...

Roscommon council pays almost €2 million for goods and services

Roscommon County Council paid €1.98 million for goods and service in the last three months, including over half a million euro to one road...

Junior Housing minister in Drumlish this morning

The Junior Housing Minister will visit Drumlish this morning to mark the completion of 14 council houses.In February, Damien English turned the sod on...
Ava Twomey who has been granted a special licence to receive medical cannabis

Castlerea duo in charity swim for Cork child

Two Roscommon people are taking part in a charity swim next Saturday in aid of a child who has moved to the Netherlands to...

Longford County Council urge people to be careful over Halloween

Longford County Council is asking people to be very careful of any fires that might be lit in the coming days as part of...

Longford based company nominated for top medical technologies sector prize

Longford based company Abbott has been nominated for one of the top prizes in the medical technologies sector.The company, which employs hundreds of people...
Garda

Gardaí in Ballymahon investigating after cash is stolen during robbery

Gardaí in Ballymahon are investigating a robbery which occurred at a premises in Ballymahon on Friday night.Two males entered the premises on Main Street,...
GAA-Balls

Killoe Begin Championship With Win Over Clonguish

Killoe began their 2020 Longford senior football championship campaign with a controlled win over Clonguish in Monaduff on Friday night.Seven points from Mark Hughes...
flood levels

Funding approved for flood mitigation works on river in Ballyfarnon

Funding has been approved for flood mitigation works at the river Feorish in Ballyfarnon.Minister at the Department of Public Works Patrick O' Donovan has...
David-McGoldrick

McGoldrick Named FAI Player Of The Year

David McGoldrick has been named as the 2019 ‘Three’ FAI Senior Men’s International Player of the Year.In a year that saw the striker return...

Sean Duignan,

Sean Duignan Finglas, Dublin and formerly of Grange, Hillstreet and Thatch Pub Bridgetown Carrick on Shannon. Wednesday, 5th August. Peacefully at his home. Loving husband to...

Mary Moroney (née Barry)

Mary Moroney (née Barry) Oxford, England and late of Drumheriff, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. July 17th 2020. Beloved wife of the late Patrick. She will be sadly missed...

Lawrence (Larry) Barrett.

Lawrence (Larry) Barrett. Shraigh West, Bunahowen, Belmullet, Co. Mayo. Wednesday, August 5th, peacefully in the devoted and loving care of the staff at the...
Italian

Podcast: DJ’s and Musicians During the Pandemic

Mark Fay from DJBOX.IE and musician Luan Parle spoke to Kevin McGillicuddy on the Joe Finnegan Show about how people in the entertainment industry...
Italian

Podcast: The European Transplant and Dialysis Games

Two cocooners have it sewn up for pandemic celebrating 50 years of successful transplantation between themUndeterred by the cancellation of the 2020 European Transplant &...

Podcast: Pubs Not Reopening on August 10th

Pubs aren't reopening on the 10th of August after the move to the next phase was delayed-to discuss the matter Kevin McGillicuddy was joined...