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BM Transport require HGV Drivers for Irish and UK work.  Based from our Dublin and Monaghan depots; drivers must be prepared to stay out...

Local

Irish Water being called on to dilute the water supply in Carrickmacross

Irish Water is being called on to dilute the water supply in Carrickmacross to reduce the level of lime. Sinn Féin Councillor Colm Carthy claims the current level of hard...

Hannah Mooney crowned Monaghan Rose of Tralee

Hannah Mooney from Aughnamullen was crowned the Monaghan Rose of Tralee which was held in Glencarn last night. Hannah was chosen from 16 contestants and is currently working as a...

Local communities encouraged to submit CLAR funding applications

Local communities are being encouraged to submit CLAR funding applications before the closing date next week. CLAR funding allows for granting of up to €50,000 in aid for projects that...

National

Latest search for one of The Disappeared ends without success

A search for a former monk abducted and killed by the IRA more than 40 years ago has ended without success. Searches lasted for a number of weeks in County...

Fine Gael Ministers express confidence in Naughten

Fine Gael Ministers have expressed confidence in Denis Naughten after allegations he passed sensitive information to Independent News and Media. The Communications Minister says he was speaking in a personal...

Temperatures set to soar this weekend

We could experience a mini heat wave this weekend. Met Eireann says it's too early to confirm exact conditions but temperatures could reach 19 or 20 degrees. It will be...

Latest Sports

Heartbreak for Monaghan under 17’s

There was heartbreak for Monaghan in the Ulster Under 17 Preliminary round as they suffered an extra-time defeat to Derry by 2-14 to 2-13. Jordan...

Leinster reach European final

Leinster have reached their first European Cup final since 2012. The Blues have thrashed Scarlets by 38 points to 16 in their semi final at...

Cavan ready for Division two Showdown

Cavan are up against Waterford at 1pm on Sunday in the Lidl National ladies football league division 2 Semi-final. Wins over Sligo and Tyrone helped...

Recent Obituaries

Tom Gibney

Tom Gibney Springhall, Oldcastle, Co. Meath. Saturday, April 21st. Reposing at his niece, Liz and Eugene Geraghty’s residence, Pollentemple, Virginia today (Sun) from two o’clock with prayers...

Philip Fidgeon.

Philip Fidgeon. Main St., Shercock, Co Cavan. Saturday, April, 21st, peacefully at his residence. Reposing at his residence today (Sun) from eleven o’clock until eight o’clock...

Michael Shalvey

Michael Shalvey. Dernakesh, Canningstown, Cootehill, Co Cavan. Saturday, April, 21st peacefully in the loving care of his family and the staff of Cavan General Hospital. Reposing at...

Latest Podcasts

Farewell to the King of country music

The King of country, an icon in the industry and a man of the people… Today we bid farewell to Big Tom who will...

The Funeral mass of Big Tom McBride

The Funeral mass of Big Tom McBride as broadcast on Shannonside Northern Sound FM Part one Part two Part three Part four

HEAR MORE: Bunnies recovering after being scooped up by a digger

Five baby rabbits are being nursed after a digger driver in Cavan dug them up by accident. The driver was shocked to discover the small...