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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 13,343 Views 3 Comments

Small but mighty. And €3 Guinness!

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 5,724 Views 0 Comments

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

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 8,954 Views 4 Comments

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

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 4,852 Views 2 Comments

The Wild Rose.

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 40,661 Views 35 Comments

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

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 9,829 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.

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 8,982 Views 3 Comments

They got the digger out.

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 5,124 Views 0 Comments

They got the digger out.

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 12,023 Views 2 Comments

H’on.

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 37,323 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.”

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 19,911 Views 2 Comments

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

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 9,589 Views 13 Comments

The Leitrim star plays down talk of a move.

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 13,070 Views 72 Comments

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

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 26,341 Views 35 Comments

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

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 24,483 Views 14 Comments

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

Leitrim County Council finds 'archaeological remains' when digging up road
# Caldragh Ring
# Caldragh Ring

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

Oct 6th 2015, 9:10 AM 23,411 Views 25 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 22nd 2015, 4:28 PM 9,832 Views 47 Comments

Numerous shortcomings were found by a Hiqa report published yesterday.

Leitrim farmers fear fracking, but researchers deny plan to drill
# Not On Our Watch
# Not On Our Watch

Leitrim farmers fear fracking, but researchers deny plan to drill

Jul 22nd 2015, 3:05 PM 15,879 Views 64 Comments

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
# Your Say

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

Jul 22nd 2015, 10:19 AM 17,030 Views 125 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 28th 2015, 10:00 AM 40,023 Views 7 Comments

Tommy McCormack chats to The42 about his recent triumph

'Serious injury' avoided after pipe bomb is found in Leitrim
# Carrick-on-Shannon
# Carrick-on-Shannon

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

Jun 19th 2015, 2:44 PM 13,325 Views 15 Comments

It was found in a woodland area this morning.

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

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

May 17th 2015, 8:15 PM 5,428 Views 1 Comment

Here’s how the first big Championship weekend looked.

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

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

May 14th 2015, 9:45 AM 36,232 Views 51 Comments

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

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

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

May 5th 2015, 10:00 PM 7,967 Views 3 Comments

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

Young motorcyclist killed in Leitrim crash
# Fatal
# Fatal

Young motorcyclist killed in Leitrim crash

Mar 18th 2015, 6:01 PM 15,226 Views 19 Comments

This is the third fatal crash since yesterday afternoon.

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo

Feb 12th 2015, 10:32 PM 13,387 Views 30 Comments

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

Teenage driver killed in two-car crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Teenage driver killed in two-car crash

Feb 9th 2015, 8:27 AM 22,791 Views 4 Comments

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

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

How one Irishman went from contemplating suicide to cycling the world

Feb 8th 2015, 12:00 PM 26,260 Views 30 Comments

Breifne Earley tells The42 about his extraordinary journey.

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

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

Jan 2nd 2015, 2:30 PM 7,960 Views 3 Comments

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

Hundreds without power as strong winds batter Ireland
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Hundreds without power as strong winds batter Ireland

Dec 10th 2014, 9:30 AM 12,546 Views 22 Comments

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

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?
# En-tyrely New Look
# En-tyrely New Look

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

Dec 3rd 2014, 3:46 PM 20,316 Views 43 Comments

Eight counties have been lucky.

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

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

Nov 27th 2014, 3:54 PM 3,930 Views 0 Comments

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

Leitrim pub has the most insulting bar receipt you'll see today (NSFW)
# Real Talk
From The Daily Edge
# Real Talk

Leitrim pub has the most insulting bar receipt you'll see today (NSFW)

Nov 18th 2014, 8:09 AM 19,787 Views 2 Comments

It’s actually perfect.

Here's what happened today: Thursday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's what happened today: Thursday

Oct 30th 2014, 8:59 PM 9,982 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Enda Kenny meeting with accused republicans, the new Rehab CEO and an Aer Lingus passenger arrested for an Ebola scare.

Man dies and seven others injured in Leitrim pile-up
# N16
# N16

Man dies and seven others injured in Leitrim pile-up

Oct 30th 2014, 5:35 PM 35,321 Views 3 Comments

The collision took place this morning just after 10am in on the N16.

Blind man's family devastated by vicious, fatal stabbing as he listened to World Cup
# Crimecall
# Crimecall

Blind man's family devastated by vicious, fatal stabbing as he listened to World Cup

Oct 20th 2014, 6:45 AM 17,089 Views 9 Comments

Frank Costello passed away two months after being attacked in his home.

Michael Kivlehan: 'Hopefully Dhara is looking down proud'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Michael Kivlehan: 'Hopefully Dhara is looking down proud'

Sep 30th 2014, 10:00 PM 11,561 Views 18 Comments

The 35-year-old widower also said there was much to be done to protect pregnant women in Ireland.

Broken promises and invisible candidates: Here's what we learned from last night's Prime Time debate
# By-election Battle
# By-election Battle

Broken promises and invisible candidates: Here's what we learned from last night's Prime Time debate

Sep 30th 2014, 11:34 AM 9,385 Views 40 Comments

Someone ‘pulled a Ming’ and the issue of Roscommon Hospital just isn’t going away… Here’s what went down in the RTÉ studios last night.

How's the 'Ming' by-election shaping up?... We hit the trail in Roscommon-South Leitrim
# Eyes On The Prize
# Eyes On The Prize

How's the 'Ming' by-election shaping up?... We hit the trail in Roscommon-South Leitrim

Sep 29th 2014, 10:26 PM 10,325 Views 26 Comments

The ten candidates are facing-off tonight in the heated atmosphere of an RTÉ studio. We spent the morning at the mart, and the afternoon at the races, to check the temperature on the ground…