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Just under 500 people waiting on hospital trolleys nationally today

There are just under 500 people waiting on hospital trolleys nationally today.The total of 459 means the figure has decreased since the latest trolley...

The dangers of drink driving don’t seem to be getting through to people

The dangers of drink driving don't seem to be getting through to people.That's the call of Sinn Fein councillor Noel Keelan after it was...

Michelle O’Neill is the new leader of the Sinn Féin party in Northern Ireland

Michelle O'Neill is the new leader of the Sinn Féin party in Northern Ireland.The MLA is to take over from Martin McGuinness after he...

Dedicated Drugs Unit for Cavan and Monaghan to start in March

A dedicated Drugs Unit will be up and running in Cavan and Monaghan by the first week in March.That's according to the new Chief...

Cavan one of 11 County Councils failing to meet targets set down by the...

Cavan is one of 11 County Councils who are failing to meet targets set down by the Environmental Protection Agency.More than a third of...

Eirgrid’s planned interconnector to be discussed by Local Oireachtas members

Local Oireachtas members will meet with representatives from other affected constituencies in the coming days to discuss Eirgrid's planned interconnector.That was the outcome of...

People considering a move to the country could benefit from a new scheme being...

People considering a move to the country could benefit under a new scheme being launched today.The government will offer grants to those willing to...

All Island Brexit meeting to discuss the transport sector is being held today

An all Island meeting to discuss Brexit in relation to the transport sector is being held today.The meeting in The Crowne Plaza Hotel in...

Condemnation of shooting of Belfast Police Officer

Detectives in Belfast are questioning a 36 year old man after a police officer was shot in the city.He was struck twice in the...

Government to launch plan for rural Ireland today

The Government will today publish a plan for rural Ireland, aimed at helping to create 135,000 jobs around the country.The plan includes measures to...

Latest Sports

Joe Schmidt names 40 man squad for Six Nations..

Joe Schmidt has named a 40-man squad for Ireland's first two games in the Six Nations.Stephen Long has the details.The venues and kick-off times for...

Ladies Ulster championship draw sets up local derby

The Ladies Ulster championship draw has been made and will see the defending champions Monaghan taking on Cavan in a repeat of last years...

Craig Breen flies the Irish Flag in Monte Carlo…

Ireland's Craig Breen finished fifth yesterday on the opening round of the World Rally Championship, the Monte Carlo Rally, just twelve seconds behind fourth...

Recent Obituaries

Tom Murray.

Tom Murray. Iterera, Scotstown, Co. Monaghan. Monday, January, 23rd at St. Christopher’s Hospice, Cavan, surrounded by his loving family. Sadly missed by his wife Eileen, sons Andrew...

Nellie Mc’Quaid-Molloy (nee Ryan)

Nellie Mc’Quaid-Molloy (nee Ryan) Inisfree, Bailieboro road, Virginia, Co. Cavan.Sunday, January, 22nd at Fairlawns Nursing Home, Bailieboro. Sadly missed by her loving family, Michael, Geraldine,...

Eilish Goodman (nee Mc’Cartney)

Ailish Goodman(nee McCartney) Lurgans, Kingscourt Road, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan, Sunday,January, 22nd at her residence. Sadly missed by her family, husband Paul, daughter Grainne, sons...

Latest Podcasts

Heather Humphreys on “Realising Rural Potential” plan

Cavan Monaghan Minister for Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs Heather Humphreys was in studio with Joe Finnegan on Shannonside Northern Sound this morning...

What’s AVAIL and how does it help people with special needs?

A Carrickmacross local is behind the development of a new e-learning system to help people with disabilities gain more independence.Lisa Marie Clinton designed the...

BREXIT: Newly elected Vice President of the European Parliament will ensure good deal for...

Fine Gael MEP Mairead McGuinness has been re-elected as vice-president of the European Parliament.Speaking to Tessa Fleming on The Wider View today, she says...