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#Leitrim

# leitrim - Friday 25 January, 2013

Age Action: Legal clarity needed on Do Not Resuscitate orders
# Mulross Nursing Home
# Mulross Nursing Home

Age Action: Legal clarity needed on Do Not Resuscitate orders

Jan 25th 2013, 11:32 AM 5,839 Views 10 Comments

Age Action made the statement after Mulross Nursing Home was found to have DNR orders but without evidence that they had been discussed with residents or their families.

# leitrim - Monday 14 January, 2013

FBD League: Leitrim, Sligo and Galway maintain winning runs
# Connacht
From The42
# Connacht

FBD League: Leitrim, Sligo and Galway maintain winning runs

Jan 14th 2013, 7:50 AM 1,075 Views 0 Comments

Sligo and Galway will fight it out for top spot in Section A while Leitrim lead the way in Section B.

# leitrim - Monday 7 January, 2013

FBD League: Galway, Sligo and Leitrim triumph
# Connacht
From The42
# Connacht

FBD League: Galway, Sligo and Leitrim triumph

Jan 7th 2013, 6:30 AM 1,131 Views 0 Comments

Micheal Meehan was to the fore as the Tribesmen got their 2013 campaign off to a winning start in Tuam yesterday.

# leitrim - Friday 4 January, 2013

HSE takes control of Mullross Nursing Home
# Health
# Health

HSE takes control of Mullross Nursing Home

Jan 4th 2013, 5:31 PM 5,704 Views 16 Comments

The move comes after HIQA cancelled the provider’s registration.

# leitrim - Friday 28 December, 2012

2012 Reflections: Gaelic Football Part 3
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

2012 Reflections: Gaelic Football Part 3

Dec 28th 2012, 10:00 AM 1,096 Views 0 Comments

In the third of a six-part series, we look back on the football fortunes this year of Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Laois and Leitrim.

# leitrim - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Two women and man die in Leitrim house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Two women and man die in Leitrim house fire

Dec 8th 2012, 9:16 AM 8,254 Views 6 Comments

The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning at house near Manorhamilton.

# leitrim - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Map, table: Ireland's 16,881 vacant homes
# Housing
# Housing

Map, table: Ireland's 16,881 vacant homes

Nov 29th 2012, 8:32 AM 27,291 Views 45 Comments

Ireland’s problems with unfinished housing developments have improved but new figures from the National Housing Development Survey outline just how many vacant dwellings there are and where the problem is worst.

# leitrim - Monday 5 November, 2012

Two men arrested in David Black murder probe released without charge
# David Black
# David Black

Two men arrested in David Black murder probe released without charge

Nov 5th 2012, 7:35 AM 2,775 Views 0 Comments

The two men were arrested last week in connection with the killing of the 52-year-old prison officer last Thursday morning.

# leitrim - Friday 2 November, 2012

Third arrest over murder of prison officer David Black
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Third arrest over murder of prison officer David Black

Nov 2nd 2012, 9:07 PM 6,743 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí arrested a man in Leitrim this evening in connection with the killing of 52-year-old prison officer David Black.

# leitrim - Monday 8 October, 2012

Club football round-up from Connacht and Ulster
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Club football round-up from Connacht and Ulster

Oct 8th 2012, 12:37 PM 1,050 Views 0 Comments

There were county title wins yesterday for Mullahoran, Melvin Gaels and Curry while the SFC finalists are now known in Mayo and Down.

# leitrim - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Expenses, insurance and fire engines: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Expenses, insurance and fire engines: The week in numbers

Oct 6th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,482 Views 7 Comments

Which Irish county has the fewest same-sex civil partners? And how many times could Facebook fill Croke Park?

# leitrim - Monday 24 September, 2012

Less than a fifth of homes register for septic tank inspections in €5 window
# Septic Tanks
# Septic Tanks

Less than a fifth of homes register for septic tank inspections in €5 window

Sep 24th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,427 Views 53 Comments

The discount registration window shuts next Friday – with only a fraction of the 437,000 tanks registered at the lower rate.

# leitrim - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

In pictures: today's bizarre weather
# Unpredictable
# Unpredictable

In pictures: today's bizarre weather

Aug 21st 2012, 7:30 PM 15,259 Views 11 Comments

Forget about four seasons a year. We’re getting four seasons a day, it seems.

More than 1 in 10 business properties are lying empty
# Sitting Vacant
# Sitting Vacant

More than 1 in 10 business properties are lying empty

Aug 21st 2012, 12:38 PM 4,412 Views 32 Comments

Almost 24,000 commercial properties in Ireland are vacant, with the highest rates found in Sligo and Leitrim.

# leitrim - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Planning applications down 19 per cent in 2012
# Construction
# Construction

Planning applications down 19 per cent in 2012

Aug 7th 2012, 6:45 AM 1,963 Views 8 Comments

Only three counties – Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim – recorded increases in planning applications.

# leitrim - Friday 20 July, 2012

Leitrim v Laois -- All-Ireland SFC qualifier round three match guide
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Leitrim v Laois -- All-Ireland SFC qualifier round three match guide

Jul 20th 2012, 3:24 PM 789 Views 1 Comment

Last week Leitrim won a qualifier for the first time. Can they make it two on the trot against Laois in Carrick?

# leitrim - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Mayo make one change for Connacht final
# Tweak
From The42
# Tweak

Mayo make one change for Connacht final

Jul 11th 2012, 1:48 PM 479 Views 0 Comments

Enda Varley has been handed a starting role for Sunday’s provincial showdown with Sligo.

No underestimating Sligo, insists Mayo midfielder Barry Moran
# Into The West
From The42
# Into The West

No underestimating Sligo, insists Mayo midfielder Barry Moran

Jul 11th 2012, 7:00 AM 426 Views 0 Comments

The Castlebar Mitchels man reckons Mayo are in for a battle at Dr Hyde Park on Sunday.

# leitrim - Sunday 24 June, 2012

You betcha! Check out the top three GAA wagers
# Sure Thing
From The42
# Sure Thing

You betcha! Check out the top three GAA wagers

Jun 24th 2012, 10:31 AM 847 Views 0 Comments

Ewan MacKenna picks out his tips for today’s action.

# leitrim - Friday 22 June, 2012

Flashback: Leitrim beat Mayo in the 1994 Connacht SFC final
# Time Warp
From The42
# Time Warp

Flashback: Leitrim beat Mayo in the 1994 Connacht SFC final

Jun 22nd 2012, 10:19 AM 3,260 Views 0 Comments

Leitrim’s victory masterminded by O’Mahony over his native Mayo was the greatest victory in the county’s GAA history.”

# leitrim - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Counties with lower incomes less likely to pay household charge
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Counties with lower incomes less likely to pay household charge

May 2nd 2012, 6:45 AM 3,319 Views 26 Comments

A comparison of household charge payments with CSO income data reveals a general correlation between payment and income.

# leitrim - Monday 30 April, 2012

Ulster counties lead table of household charge boycotts
# Ulster Says No
# Ulster Says No

Ulster counties lead table of household charge boycotts

Apr 30th 2012, 11:57 AM 3,989 Views 42 Comments

Donegal, Monaghan and Cavan are among the counties with the lowest payment levels so far. Where does yours rank?

# leitrim - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties
# Where You Live
# Where You Live

Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties

Apr 26th 2012, 1:14 PM 45,425 Views 46 Comments

We already knew that there were 4,588,252 people living in Ireland last year – but the latest batch of CSO Census data means that now we literally know where you live.

# leitrim - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Meadhbh McGivern: "One year on, life is absolutely brilliant"
# Heartwarming
# Heartwarming

Meadhbh McGivern: "One year on, life is absolutely brilliant"

Apr 25th 2012, 6:45 AM 6,110 Views 3 Comments

The Leitrim girl who had a liver transplant operation after a transportation failure last year is fighting fit after finally getting her surgery.

# leitrim - Monday 16 April, 2012

The 9 worst councils in Ireland's planning system
# Bad Planning
# Bad Planning

The 9 worst councils in Ireland's planning system

Apr 16th 2012, 10:46 AM 30,979 Views 70 Comments

An Taisce has rated planning systems in 34 city and county councils. Nine of them got an ‘F’ grade.

# leitrim - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

250 jobs saved with part-sale of MBNA in Carrick-on-Shannon
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

250 jobs saved with part-sale of MBNA in Carrick-on-Shannon

Mar 21st 2012, 1:15 PM 3,432 Views 8 Comments

Bank of America sells off part of the MBNA business in Carrick-on-Shannon, saving 250 of the 650 jobs there.

# leitrim - Thursday 15 March, 2012

WWI-era grenade discovered in Leitrim garden
# Explosives
# Explosives

WWI-era grenade discovered in Leitrim garden

Mar 15th 2012, 9:43 AM 2,502 Views 4 Comments

The grenade had to be destroyed in a controlled explosion.

# leitrim - Saturday 10 March, 2012

New York most popular St Patrick's Day trip for councillors
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

New York most popular St Patrick's Day trip for councillors

Mar 10th 2012, 8:30 AM 4,652 Views 22 Comments

We know that Government ministers are heading far afield to spread green greetings this week – but so too are local councillors…

# leitrim - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland
# Income
# Income

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland

Jan 26th 2012, 12:09 PM 5,169 Views 21 Comments

Donegal has the lowest average income in Ireland, while Dubliners earn the most. How does your county’s income fare?

# leitrim - Friday 20 January, 2012

Senator says we should allow fracking - to create jobs
# Fracking
# Fracking

Senator says we should allow fracking - to create jobs

Jan 20th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,627 Views 117 Comments

Feargal Quinn suggests that companies could be asked to put up a bond equal to the clean-up cost of any possible environmental damage.

# leitrim - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Donegal and Sligo become latest local authorities to ban fracking
# Fracking
# Fracking

Donegal and Sligo become latest local authorities to ban fracking

Jan 17th 2012, 10:50 AM 4,694 Views 46 Comments

Donegal and Sligo join Clare, Leitrim and Roscommon in clamping down on the controversial practice to extract shale gas.

# leitrim - Sunday 27 November, 2011

Ill health sees Moran step down as Leitrim boss
# Vacancy
From The42
# Vacancy

Ill health sees Moran step down as Leitrim boss

Nov 27th 2011, 1:33 PM 357 Views 0 Comments

Leitrim will begin the search for a new manager following the departure of Mickey Moran.

# leitrim - Friday 28 October, 2011

Cannabis plants worth €400,000 seized by Gardaí
# Drugs
# Drugs

Cannabis plants worth €400,000 seized by Gardaí

Oct 28th 2011, 12:57 PM 1,210 Views 19 Comments

Two men have been arrested following the raid at a warehouse in Kinlough in Leitrim.

# leitrim - Monday 24 October, 2011

Leitrim to get 79 new jobs with €7million investment
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Leitrim to get 79 new jobs with €7million investment

Oct 24th 2011, 10:51 AM 552 Views 7 Comments

The positions at a medical devices firm were announced by jobs minister Richard Bruton this morning.

# leitrim - Monday 17 October, 2011

Gardaí seek help locating missing Leitrim man, 48
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí seek help locating missing Leitrim man, 48

Oct 17th 2011, 9:14 PM 4,093 Views 8 Comments

Patrick Heeran, from Aughavas in Co Leitrim, has not been seen in a fortnight.

# leitrim - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Meadhbh McGivern 'doing quite well' as she returns to Ireland
# Meadhbh McGivern
# Meadhbh McGivern

Meadhbh McGivern 'doing quite well' as she returns to Ireland

Oct 11th 2011, 7:59 AM 457 Views 4 Comments

The teenager whose case sparked controversy earlier this summer when she missed out on a life-saving liver transplant is now recovering from the op in a Dublin hospital.

# leitrim - Monday 12 September, 2011

Government green light for Leitrim rowing facility
# Investment
From The42
# Investment

Government green light for Leitrim rowing facility

Sep 12th 2011, 11:51 AM 533 Views 7 Comments

The international standard facility on Lough Rinn is expected to open next April.

# leitrim - Monday 15 August, 2011

Hundreds of Irish jobs at risk, as US bank plans to cut card business
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Hundreds of Irish jobs at risk, as US bank plans to cut card business

Aug 15th 2011, 6:28 PM 793 Views 10 Comments

Bank of America – which owns the MBNA credit card company – is dropping its credit card business, which employs 1,000 here.

# leitrim - Friday 12 August, 2011

Meadhbh McGivern's family tell of 'shock' at HIQA report findings
# Transplant
# Transplant

Meadhbh McGivern's family tell of 'shock' at HIQA report findings

Aug 12th 2011, 6:48 PM 281 Views 2 Comments

Joe McGivern said a “complete and utter failure” led to his 14-year-old daughter missing out on a liver transplant.

'Four critical decisions' led to 14-year-old girl's cancelled transplant
# HIQA
# HIQA

'Four critical decisions' led to 14-year-old girl's cancelled transplant

Aug 12th 2011, 12:17 PM 1,195 Views 5 Comments

Meadhbh McGivern missed the chance for a liver transplant, because a flight bringing her to London was organised too late.