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Local rents described as “value for money” despite another big increase

Cavan and Monaghan have seen another big jump in monthly rents.The latest DAFT report shows that prices rose around the country by 13.5 per...

Solar panels may be added to future educational buildings

Solar panels should be added to all future educational buildings.That was the call of Sinn Fein councillor Colm Carthy at a recent meeting of...

Local councillor criticises Eirgrid’s ‘draconian’ way of doing business

A local councillor has criticised Eirgrid's draconian way of doing business in relation to the North South Interconnector.Fianna Fail Councillor Sarah O'Reilly says that...

Fire brigade units dealing with fire in Cavan town

A number of fire brigade units are dealing with a fire at a premises on Main Street in Cavan Town.Fire brigade units from Cavan...

Calls for more safety works at local schools

The provision of extra traffic calming and safety measures is "vital" due to increased activity in rural towns and villages.That's the view of Sinn...

Tesco workers mount pickets this morning

Workers at eight Tesco stores are going on strike in a row over contracts for some long-standing staff.Tesco is calling on workers to accept...

Monthly rents in Cavan and Monaghan seeing a substantial increase

There's further evidence of soaring rents around the country this morning.The latest quarterly report from Daft.ie shows rents rose nationwide by an average of...

‘People in the wrong should pay a price’ as McCabe demands public inquiry

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny will meet Fianna Fail leader Micheál Martin later, to discuss the option of a full public inquiry into allegations of...

Children’s Minister at odds with Taoiseach over McCabe Tusla file

The Children's Minister appears to be at odds this evening with the Taoiseach on the Maurice McCabe fake Tusla file.Katherine Zappone has revealed she...

Local TD warns of impact of a hard border with Northern Ireland

A local TD says people must realise the impact a border on the island of Ireland would have on their lives.It comes as former...

Latest Sports

Punchestown Race festival preview

The Punchestown Race festival has gotten underway today with plenty of action to look forward to over the coming 5 days.The County Kildare based...

Monaghan GAA Weekend Round up

There was another busy weekend of GAA action on the Club scene in Monaghan over the weekend. Yesterday in the O’Duffy Cup, Monaghan Harps enjoyed...

Cavan GAA results

Cavan GAA Club Results this weekend Kiernans Service Stations ACFL Division 1 Rd 3 Cavan Gaels 5-17 Belturbet 1-6 Rd 3 Kingscourt 2-7 Lacken 0-9 Rd 3 Mullahoran...

Recent Obituaries

Pauline Hardy (nee McCormack)

Pauline Hardy (nee McCormack) The Fold, Lisnaskea, Co Fermanagh.Tuesday 25th April suddenly at home.Reposing at the residence of her brother Chris and sister in law...

Dennis Flynn

Dennis Flynn. Kilbride, Abbeylara, Co. Longford. Sunday 23rd April peacefully at Mullingar General Hospital. Pre-deceased by his wife Kathleen.Sadly missed by his son Dennis, daughter Aisling,...

Isidoro Molina

Isidoro Molina.Father of Josie Mc Cormack.Derrykerrib, Newtownbutler, Co. Fermanagh.Tuesday, April, 25th peacefully at the Graan abbey nursing Home, Enniskillen.Reposing at his daughters home, Mrs...

Latest Podcasts

Castles in Time

Ireland is steeped in History and Heritage; a reminder of this are the various Castles and Ruins dotted throughout. In this series, Noel Murphy,...

PODCAST: Rare old Irish erotica on sale in Oldcastle!

Antique Auctioneer and Mountnugent native Damien Matthews of Matthews Auction Rooms in Oldcastle joins Joe to tell him all about the background to the...

Agriview 20 Apr 2017

New President for Macra naFerime –Sean Finan,A walk in the wetlands – Shirley Clerkin, Heritage Officer,Roscommon Lamb Festival  –Gerry Browne,Rural Drama Group...