Joy in the northwest as fracking bill passes final stage in the Seanad

Anti-fracking campaigners are celebrating after the bill which bans the practice of fracking in Ireland passed its final stage in the Seanad this evening. The...

Leitrim Councillor calls for national campaign on school transport scheme

A Leitrim Councillor is calling for a cross-party campaign to ensure that proposed changes to the School Transport scheme don't go ahead. The changes could...

Fracking bill set to pass Seanad stage this afternoon

The bill which bans the practice of fracking in Ireland is set to pass its final stage in the Seanad this afternoon. The document, which...

Donegal branch of Diabetes Ireland meeting with Minister for Health today

A meeting between the Minister for Health and the Donegal branch of Diabetes Ireland is taking place today. Fianna Fail TD Charlie McConologue raised the...

Donegal TD ‘not surprised’ the south of the county has remained in Sligo/Leitrim

A Donegal TD says he's not surprised that the south of the county has remained in the Sligo Leitrim constituency. Yesterday's constituency commission review...

Letterkenny A&E is one of the country’s busiest today

The accident and emergency departments at both Letterkenny University Hospital and University College Hospital Galway are amongst the busiest in the country today. In Letterkenny,...

Local insurance broker says a review of the personal injuries system unlikely to reduce...

An insurance broker in the North West says it's unlikely a review of the current personal injuries system will reduce the payouts in the...

Local mental health campaigners meeting with Minister at the Dáil this morning

A meeting is taking place in the Dáil this morning to discuss concerns over mental health and respite services in the North West. Members of...

Public meeting this evening to discuss planned changes to school bus schemes in Bunninaden...

Parents in Bunninaden and Killavil in county Sligo will meet this evening to discuss planned changes to the local school bus scheme. The issue was...

North Roscommon moves into Sligo Leitrim while South Donegal remains

South Donegal will stay in Sligo Leitrim in the next Dail election with the Boyle area also set to join the constituency. While West...