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#Leitrim

# leitrim - Thursday 22 December, 2016

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

# leitrim - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

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

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

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

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

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

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Figures used to tackle housing crisis were five years out of date

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

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

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

Small but mighty. And €3 Guinness!

# leitrim - Saturday 2 July, 2016

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

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

# leitrim - Sunday 19 June, 2016

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

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

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

# leitrim - Thursday 16 June, 2016

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

# leitrim - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

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

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

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

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

# leitrim - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

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

# leitrim - Friday 26 February, 2016

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

# leitrim - Sunday 13 December, 2015

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

“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

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

# leitrim - Friday 4 December, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

# leitrim - Friday 23 October, 2015

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

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

# leitrim - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Leitrim County Council finds 'archaeological remains' when digging up road

The findings have been reported to gardaí and the National Museum.

# leitrim - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Going a month without a shower at HSE-run home is "intolerable"

Numerous shortcomings were found by a Hiqa report published yesterday.

Leitrim farmers fear fracking, but researchers deny plan to drill

A local anti-fracking group has vowed to “halt this continuous onslaught on our communities”

Poll: Would you oppose plans for fracking in your area? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you oppose plans for fracking in your area?

Farmers in Leitrim are mounting a campaign to oppose the practice.

# leitrim - Sunday 28 June, 2015

From The42 ‘I walk around in pain nearly every day’ – Ireland’s new world champion makes big sacrifices Interview

‘I walk around in pain nearly every day’ – Ireland’s new world champion makes big sacrifices

Tommy McCormack chats to The42 about his recent triumph

# leitrim - Friday 19 June, 2015

'Serious injury' avoided after pipe bomb is found in Leitrim

It was found in a woodland area this morning.

# leitrim - Sunday 17 May, 2015

From The42 Bare chests, grappling and goals: The best images from the weekend's championship

Bare chests, grappling and goals: The best images from the weekend's championship

Here’s how the first big Championship weekend looked.

# leitrim - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Bomb disposal team deal with four devices just days before Prince Charles visit

Gardaí arrested six dissidents as activities by anti-terrorism gardaí step up.

# leitrim - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge This video of a Leitrim waterfall has lulled millions of people off to sleep Chasing Waterfalls

This video of a Leitrim waterfall has lulled millions of people off to sleep

I can’t get no sleep. *Faithless’ Insomnia plays*

# leitrim - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Young motorcyclist killed in Leitrim crash

This is the third fatal crash since yesterday afternoon.

# leitrim - Thursday 12 February, 2015

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo

The device was found by gardaí on approach into the town.

# leitrim - Monday 9 February, 2015

Teenage driver killed in two-car crash

Two women were also treated for injuries, but were released from hospital.

# leitrim - Sunday 8 February, 2015

From The42 How one Irishman went from contemplating suicide to cycling the world Inspiration

How one Irishman went from contemplating suicide to cycling the world

Breifne Earley tells The42 about his extraordinary journey.

# leitrim - Friday 2 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Leitrim woman's 'one second every day' video will make you smile One Second Every Day

Leitrim woman's 'one second every day' video will make you smile

Teacher Edwina Guckian filmed one second of every day in 2014 – and the resulting clip is just so lovely.

# leitrim - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Hundreds without power as strong winds batter Ireland

There is also a chance of sleet and snow in some places so bundle up.

# leitrim - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?

Eight counties have been lucky.

# leitrim - Thursday 27 November, 2014

What else could I get for the €95,000 pricetag on this Napoleonic fort in Donegal

We take a look at what €95,000 could get you around the rest of the country.