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# leitrim - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

A town in Leitrim wants you to go live there
# Kiltyclogher
# Kiltyclogher

A town in Leitrim wants you to go live there

Aug 1st 2017, 12:05 AM 44,897 Views 78 Comments

‘It’s a very special, beautiful place.’

# leitrim - Saturday 22 July, 2017

The story of the only Irishman deported from Ireland is hitting the stage
# Jimmy's Hall
# Jimmy's Hall

The story of the only Irishman deported from Ireland is hitting the stage

Jul 22nd 2017, 7:30 AM 26,532 Views 63 Comments

The story of Jimmy Gralton is being told in the play, which had its debut in Letrim.

# leitrim - Friday 7 July, 2017

Why did it take five years for a controversial missing person case to be upgraded to murder?
# Pat Heeran
# Pat Heeran

Why did it take five years for a controversial missing person case to be upgraded to murder?

Jul 7th 2017, 12:05 AM 24,158 Views 14 Comments

The case of Pat Heeran, who disappeared in 2011, was raised in the Dáil last year as an example of alleged garda malpractice.

# leitrim - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Missing Leitrim man 'didn't realise how violent' people he befriended were
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Missing Leitrim man 'didn't realise how violent' people he befriended were

Jul 6th 2017, 3:29 PM 38,860 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí have said they believe Pat Heeran, who went missing in 2011, died as a result of foul play.

# leitrim - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Six years later, gardaí now treating case of missing Leitrim man Pat Heeran as murder
# Renewed Appeal
# Renewed Appeal

Six years later, gardaí now treating case of missing Leitrim man Pat Heeran as murder

Jul 5th 2017, 7:14 PM 13,352 Views 5 Comments

A Sinn Féin TD alleged that senior gardaí had said Heeran “would just turn up drunk somewhere”.

# leitrim - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

A festival in Leitrim are holding a 'stylish silage' competition and the entries are brilliant
# Stylish Silage
From The Daily Edge
# Stylish Silage

A festival in Leitrim are holding a 'stylish silage' competition and the entries are brilliant

Jun 28th 2017, 3:58 PM 16,088 Views 6 Comments

Entrants have made everything from John Deere tractors to pints.

# leitrim - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Kennedy's brace from the bench the difference as Leitrim come out on top in Ruislip
# Connacht SFC
From The42
# Connacht SFC

Kennedy's brace from the bench the difference as Leitrim come out on top in Ruislip

May 28th 2017, 5:58 PM 10,320 Views 0 Comments

They now face Roscommon in the semi-final of the Connacht championship.

# leitrim - Friday 19 May, 2017

Ant and Dec were out gallivanting and posing for photos around Co. Leitrim yesterday
# Lads On Tour
From The Daily Edge
# Lads On Tour

Ant and Dec were out gallivanting and posing for photos around Co. Leitrim yesterday

May 19th 2017, 10:25 AM 6,202 Views 0 Comments

So now.

# leitrim - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Savvy Leitrim 13-year-old making waves with portable study aid for children with ADHD
# Happy Homework Hut
# Happy Homework Hut

Savvy Leitrim 13-year-old making waves with portable study aid for children with ADHD

Apr 29th 2017, 10:00 PM 29,913 Views 13 Comments

Zack Dolan now hopes to roll out the Happy Homework Hut nationwide.

# leitrim - Saturday 1 April, 2017

These are the most expensive and cheapest areas for renting in Ireland
# Rent Index
# Rent Index

These are the most expensive and cheapest areas for renting in Ireland

Apr 1st 2017, 6:00 AM 82,726 Views 29 Comments

The top five areas with the most expensive rents are all located in on the southern side of Dublin.

# leitrim - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Galway hold on to reach Connacht semi-final despite Leitrim's stunning comeback
# Tribe March On
From The42
# Tribe March On

Galway hold on to reach Connacht semi-final despite Leitrim's stunning comeback

Mar 11th 2017, 4:50 PM 10,484 Views 5 Comments

The Tribesmen were outscored by 2-10 to 0-2 in the second half of a thrilling game in Tuam.

# leitrim - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Declan Whyte has been missing from Leitrim for almost a month
# Appeal
# Appeal

Declan Whyte has been missing from Leitrim for almost a month

Mar 7th 2017, 7:48 PM 29,614 Views 12 Comments

The 30-year-old went missing from Carrick-on-Shannon on 11 February.

# leitrim - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Man who came to aid of crash victim has own car cut to pieces by emergency services
# Good Samaritan
# Good Samaritan

Man who came to aid of crash victim has own car cut to pieces by emergency services

Feb 11th 2017, 1:52 PM 73,586 Views 92 Comments

Paul Egan’s car was destroyed in the process, but now a fundraising campaign has been set up to aid his compensation.

# leitrim - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Gardaí seize 175 cannabis plants from Leitrim growhouse
# Carraigallen
# Carraigallen

Gardaí seize 175 cannabis plants from Leitrim growhouse

Jan 26th 2017, 12:06 PM 14,080 Views 63 Comments

Nobody was arrested as the house was unoccupied.

# leitrim - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Leitrim man jailed for abusing boy from the age of nine
# Courts
# Courts

Leitrim man jailed for abusing boy from the age of nine

Jan 11th 2017, 5:50 PM 23,955 Views 8 Comments

The abuse lasted for eight years.

# leitrim - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Growhouse raided in Leitrim as gardaí seize €200,000 of cannabis
# Growhouse
# Growhouse

Growhouse raided in Leitrim as gardaí seize €200,000 of cannabis

Jan 7th 2017, 1:13 PM 19,113 Views 46 Comments

A man in his 50s has been arrested.

# leitrim - Thursday 22 December, 2016

15 gorgeous shots of Carrick-on-Shannon that prove it's more than just hens and stags
# More Than The Session
From The Daily Edge
# More Than The Session

15 gorgeous shots of Carrick-on-Shannon that prove it's more than just hens and stags

Dec 22nd 2016, 9:30 PM 5,262 Views 0 Comments

Beaut.

A male stripper called the 'G-String King' got everyone talking on RTÉ's Carrick-On-Stag
# Carrick On Stag
From The Daily Edge
# Carrick On Stag

A male stripper called the 'G-String King' got everyone talking on RTÉ's Carrick-On-Stag

Dec 22nd 2016, 9:48 AM 6,608 Views 0 Comments

Oh God.

# leitrim - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Corbyn's Labour are dead against it, but what's the up-to-date situation with fracking in Ireland?
# Fracking Hell
# Fracking Hell

Corbyn's Labour are dead against it, but what's the up-to-date situation with fracking in Ireland?

Sep 27th 2016, 6:01 AM 7,939 Views 23 Comments

The controversial gas-extraction technique tends to inspire strong emotions in people living in areas affected by it.

# leitrim - Friday 9 September, 2016

Three status yellow wind warnings issued for seven counties
# On The Way
# On The Way

Three status yellow wind warnings issued for seven counties

Sep 9th 2016, 7:49 AM 29,087 Views 15 Comments

All three of the warnings are valid for at least eight hours, with wind gusts expected to reach 100 km/h in some areas.

# leitrim - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Frank Feighan wants the European Medicines Agency to move from Canary Wharf to Leitrim
# Carrick-on-Shannon
# Carrick-on-Shannon

Frank Feighan wants the European Medicines Agency to move from Canary Wharf to Leitrim

Aug 21st 2016, 6:45 AM 16,842 Views 37 Comments

Earlier this month the Department of Health confirmed that they are preparing for a bid to bring the EMA to Ireland.

# leitrim - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Two Sligo men charged with IRA membership appear before Special Criminal Court
# Dissident Republicans
# Dissident Republicans

Two Sligo men charged with IRA membership appear before Special Criminal Court

Aug 17th 2016, 9:30 AM 26,838 Views 0 Comments

The men, aged 27 and 35, made no comment when they were arrested by gardaí.

# leitrim - Friday 29 July, 2016

Two arrested over assault in Carrick-on-Shannon as victim remains critical
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Two arrested over assault in Carrick-on-Shannon as victim remains critical

Jul 29th 2016, 12:34 PM 19,998 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí have said there was an altercation between the man and a group of people on 17 July.

# leitrim - Friday 15 July, 2016

Figures used to tackle housing crisis were five years out of date
# Homeless Crisis
# Homeless Crisis

Figures used to tackle housing crisis were five years out of date

Jul 15th 2016, 6:05 AM 16,480 Views 37 Comments

In May, the Housing Agency told the Dáil there were 230,000 vacant houses in Ireland – it’s actually 198,000.

# leitrim - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Connolly's bar in Manorhamilton is a delightfully old school spot for a pint
# Connolly's
From The Daily Edge
# Connolly's

Connolly's bar in Manorhamilton is a delightfully old school spot for a pint

Jul 13th 2016, 4:55 PM 13,034 Views 3 Comments

Small but mighty. And €3 Guinness!

# leitrim - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Murphy leads Sligo's first-half charge in convincing win over Leitrim
# All-connacht Qualifier
From The42
# All-connacht Qualifier

Murphy leads Sligo's first-half charge in convincing win over Leitrim

Jul 2nd 2016, 7:44 PM 5,703 Views 0 Comments

Niall Murphy scored five first-half points to give the hosts plenty of breathing space at Markievicz Park.

# leitrim - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Ronan Kennedy leads the way as Leitrim win an All-Ireland qualifier for just the second time
# West Is Best
From The42
# West Is Best

Ronan Kennedy leads the way as Leitrim win an All-Ireland qualifier for just the second time

Jun 19th 2016, 6:16 PM 8,916 Views 4 Comments

Shane Ward’s side have ended Waterford’s campaign.

# leitrim - Thursday 16 June, 2016

15 beautiful photos that would make you proud to be from Leitrim
# Lovely Leitrim
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Leitrim

15 beautiful photos that would make you proud to be from Leitrim

Jun 16th 2016, 6:00 PM 4,788 Views 2 Comments

The Wild Rose.

# leitrim - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Over 200 jobs lost across four counties as family business goes into receivership
# Mccormacks Oil
# Mccormacks Oil

Over 200 jobs lost across four counties as family business goes into receivership

Jun 15th 2016, 7:00 PM 40,486 Views 35 Comments

Excol Oil Limited has gone into receivership, with the immediate closure of all its interests.

# leitrim - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Martin Kenny has met GSOC over his Garda malpractice allegations
# Whistleblowers
# Whistleblowers

Martin Kenny has met GSOC over his Garda malpractice allegations

May 31st 2016, 8:04 PM 9,768 Views 21 Comments

Last week, Martin Kenny put forward a number of claims in the Dáil over alleged Garda malpractice in the Sligo-Leitrim district.

# leitrim - Thursday 26 May, 2016

This Leitrim GAA club came up with an excellent way of promoting their lotto
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

This Leitrim GAA club came up with an excellent way of promoting their lotto

May 26th 2016, 8:19 AM 8,967 Views 3 Comments

They got the digger out.

# leitrim - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

This Leitrim GAA club came up with an excellent way of promoting their lotto
# It Could Be You
From The Daily Edge
# It Could Be You

This Leitrim GAA club came up with an excellent way of promoting their lotto

May 25th 2016, 8:35 AM 5,078 Views 0 Comments

They got the digger out.

# leitrim - Friday 26 February, 2016

14 of the most Leitrim things that have ever happened
# Lovely Leitrim
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Leitrim

14 of the most Leitrim things that have ever happened

Feb 26th 2016, 9:28 PM 11,891 Views 2 Comments

H’on.

# leitrim - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Mother of nine takes first steps in 21 years after being diagnosed with MS
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Mother of nine takes first steps in 21 years after being diagnosed with MS

Dec 13th 2015, 5:30 PM 37,249 Views 11 Comments

“I thought this can’t be real, I just have to keep this up … I walked 100 steps, that’s like a marathon to me.”

# leitrim - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Elderly man dies after being struck by jeep in Leitrim
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Elderly man dies after being struck by jeep in Leitrim

Dec 12th 2015, 5:31 PM 19,890 Views 2 Comments

The man in his 80s was hit by the car this morning.

# leitrim - Friday 4 December, 2015

Emlyn Mulligan says a transfer to Dublin or Donegal 'was never going to happen'
# Staying Put
From The42
# Staying Put

Emlyn Mulligan says a transfer to Dublin or Donegal 'was never going to happen'

Dec 4th 2015, 6:30 AM 9,450 Views 13 Comments

The Leitrim star plays down talk of a move.

# leitrim - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

This Fine Gael TD is taking his own party to court
# Last Throw Of The Dice
# Last Throw Of The Dice

This Fine Gael TD is taking his own party to court

Nov 25th 2015, 4:03 PM 13,037 Views 72 Comments

John Perry is still trying to get his name on the Fine Gael election ticket in Sligo-Leitrim.

# leitrim - Friday 30 October, 2015

Appeal for information about bomb found outside garda's home
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Appeal for information about bomb found outside garda's home

Oct 30th 2015, 2:45 PM 26,301 Views 35 Comments

The under-vehicle improvised explosive device was found outside a Garda’s front door in Co Leitrim.

# leitrim - Friday 23 October, 2015

Take a look inside two of Ireland's swankiest castles as they go up for sale
# Lavish
# Lavish

Take a look inside two of Ireland's swankiest castles as they go up for sale

Oct 23rd 2015, 7:10 AM 24,363 Views 14 Comments

Kilronan Castle in Roscommon and Lough Rynn Castle in Leitrim are up for grabs.