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Five housing developments taken in charge by Roscommon County Council

Five housing developments have been taken in charge by Roscommon County Council.The housing developments declared include Sli na Sruthan in Ballinlough, The Meadows in...
promise

Longford hospital admissions for alcohol-related disorders three times higher than national average

Longford's hospital admission rate for mental and behavioural disorders due to alcohol disease is three times higher than the national average.Leitrim is below average...

PODCAST: Irish Contract Seating celebrates key men behind company’s success

Irish Contract seating is one of the Shannonside/Northern Sound region's best-known companies, providing furniture for churches and buildings across the region for over fifty...

Director of Quinn Industrial Holdings abducted and dumped on road in Cavan

A cross border investigation has been launched after a man was abducted, badly beaten and left on the side of the road in Cavan...
cannabis

Man arrested after 60-year-old man shot in Mayo

A man is being questioned by Gardaí after a man was shot dead in County Mayo.The shooting happened just before midnight in the Aghamore...

Funding of over 130,000 for Shannonside sensory garden projects

Six groups in the Shannonside region are to get around €135,000 in grant aid to help develop sensory gardens.The money is being allocated under...
Mental Health

Creagh Suite in St Brigid’s healthcare campus, Ballinasloe receives positive feedback

The mental health commission has praised a facility in Ballinasloe in a latest inspection report for making a significant improvement in its compliance.Overall compliance...
Primary care

The HSE will establish a working group to move forward with hospice services at...

The HSE says it intends to establish a small working group made up of representatives of palliative care staff, members of South Westmeath Hospice,...

Longford teenager urging all secondary school students to engage in Climate Change protest

A Longford teenager is encouraging as many students as possible to take part in this Friday's Global Day of Action on Climate Change.Events will...
Cloone

Post-mortem due to take place on driver killed in Roscommon road crash

A post-mortem is due to be carried out this evening on a man who was killed following a road crash in Roscommon earlier today.The...

Ellen Murphy Signs For Gloucester-Hartpury Women

Dromard’s Ellen Murphy has made the move cross-channel and signed for English Premier Division side Gloucester-Hartpury women.Ireland international Murphy made her international debut in...

Connacht Launch New Away And European Jersey

Connacht Rugby in partnership with BLK Sport have revealed their new Away and European jerseys for the 2019/20 season at an exclusive Season Ticket...
Rugby

Buccs Host Ballina In Final Connacht League Fixture

Buccaneers are home to Ballina in the final round of the Connacht Senior League. Kick off for this vital encounter at Dubarry Park is...
Anniversary mass

Annie Brennan (nee Gavin)

Annie Brennan (nee Gavin) Drum, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Thursday, 19th September. Reposing at St. Brigid’s Funeral Home, Brideswell tomorrow (Fri) from half past four until seven o’clock....

Bernard (Bernie) Mc’Niff

Bernard (Bernie) Mc’Niff. 2 Dowra road, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Moneen-Terriff, Dowra, Co. Cavan. Tuesday, 17th September peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. predeceased by...

Listen: JF Show Talks about Eating Disorders

The HSE reported that nearly 370 children were hospitalised with anorexia or bulimia over the past three years.The HSE says eating disorders can happen...

Podcast: JF Show Talks to Crime Journalist about the Kevin Lunney Assault

On Tuesday, Kevin Lunney, Director and COO of Quinn Industrial Holdings, was abducted close to his home in Fermanagh just before 7pm.Four masked men...

Podcast: full interview: Sean Quinn Speaks to the JF Show about “barbaric” attack on...

A prominent businessman has suffered life-changing injuries after being abducted and beaten up on Tuesday night.Kevin Lunney from Quinn Industrial Holdings was attacked near...