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HSE rejects St Joseph’s as solution to overcrowding crisis

The Health Service Executive has responded to calls for the vacant unit in St Joseph's Care Centre in Longford to be used to alleviate...
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Denis Naughten released from hospital after accident

Roscommon Galway TD and Minister Denis Naughten has been discharged from University Hospital Galway today.He'd been having further tests at the Galway hospital after...

Irish Cancer Society defends controversial ‘Get Cancer’ ad

An Irish Cancer Society official from Roscommon is strongly defending its controversial publicity campaign.In an attempt to highlight the increasing prevalence of the illness,...

Shannonside TDs offer contrasting views on how to solve hospital trolley crisis

A Shannonside TD has called for the head of the HSE Tony O'Brien to resign over the escalation in the number of people waiting...

Roscommon cancer campaigner critical of new publicity campaign

A cancer campaigner in Roscommon is strongly criticising the Irish Cancer Society's controversial publicity campaign and is calling on them to change it.The society...

No Center Parcs building works until early summer

The developers of the Center Parcs project in Longford don't expect any building work to begin until at least the summer.The project, which will...

Bord Pleanala gives go ahead for new discount retail unit in Longford

An Bord Pleanála has granted planned permission for a large discount retail store to be developed in Longford town, dismissing an appeal from a...

One workplace death in Shannonside region in 2016

There has been just one work related death in the Shannonside region during the past year.Figures released today by the Health and Safety Authority...

Community meeting on Center Parcs tonight

The first in a series of community forums between Ballymahon residents and the developers of the Center Parcs project get under way tonight.It's understood...

Lawyer fees of €92,000 for Fr Molloy probe

The Justice Minister has revealed that a senior counsel was paid more than €92,000 for carrying out a review of Roscommon priest Niall Molloy's...
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Leitrim Intermediate Final Postponed

The Leitrim Intermediate final for 2020 has been postponed, Shannonside sport believes this is due to close contact with a positive covid-19 case.A statement...
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Roscommon To Travel To Armagh On October 17

Roscommon will resume their Allianz league division two campaign against Armagh in the Athletic Grounds on October 17at 5:30pm.The GAA have today confirmed the...
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Roche Leads Ireland At Road World Championship

Fresh from the Tour de France, Dan Martin and Nicholas Roche have been selected for the UCI Road World Championships as have Ryan Mullen...

Brian O’Rourke.

Brian O'Rourke. Ballinaboy, Leitrim PO, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, at University Hospital, Sligo.Predeceased by his brothers Sean and Gerard, sister Helen Mahon and Carmel Boles. Deeply...

Mary Kelly (nee Fitzgerald)

Mary Kelly (nee Fitzgerald) Castledaly, Moate, Co. Westmeath. Tuesday, 22nd September. Mary will repose at her home on Thursday.A private funeral Mass for Mary will take...

Angela Macken (nee Prunty)

Angela Macken (nee Prunty) New York formerly Ballincurry Drumlish and Ballymahon, Co. Longford. peacefully in the arms of her loving family, following a long illness, on...

Podcast: Panel

On the JF Show weekly panel- Deputy Matt Carthy, Tara Farrell and Mairead Lavery.Take a listen here:
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Podcast: Francis Brennan

Hotelier Francis Brennan spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show on Friday Morning.Take a listen here:

Podcast: Hedgehog Time

Des Smith in Cavan spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about four hedgehogs that are visiting every evening between 8.30 and 9 for a...