Closure of Sligo’s Regional Vet Lab would be ‘another nail in the coffin for...

Hundreds of farmers from right across the North West are calling for the Regional Veterinary Lab in Doonally Sligo to be kept open. At...

Sea Sessions named IMRO Live Music Fest of the Year 2016

Sea Sessions Surf Music Festival in Bundoran has been named IMRO Live Music Festival of the Year 2016. The award was presented at the annual...

School bus and railway services may come under threat

School bus and railway services will come under threat if industrial action goes ahead following the breakdown in talks between Bus Eireann and trade...

McHugh: Relationship between UK and Ireland can withstand Brexit

The Minister of State for the Diaspora and Overseas Development says the relationship between Ireland and the UK is strong enough to withstand Brexit. Donegal...

Increase in numbers on hospital trolleys

Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation figures show the number of people waiting on trolleys in North West hospitals has risen today. Latest figures show that...

Glens Centre in Manorhamilton appeals for return of equipment

The director of the Glens Centre in Manorhamilton has appealed for the return of valuable equipment that was taken from the building over the...

NUI graduates encouraged to register for Seanad vote

A west of Ireland Senator wants NUI graduates in the North West to ensure they register to vote in Seanad elections before it's too...

Mandate confidant of similar result from tonight’s staff re-ballot

Mandate's representative in the North West is confidant staff at Tesco stores in Sligo and Ballina will vote for industrial action when balloted tonight. Staff...

Local TDs raise issue of Doonally RVL in Dail chamber ahead of demonstration

Minister of State for Food, Forestry and Horticulture, Andrew Doyle, insists government policy is to improve the regional veterinary laboratory testing system, not damage...

Bus Eireann strike action inevitable says SIPTU

Transport Minister Shane Ross has called on all sides in the Bus Eireann dispute to take time to reflect on the issues at hand. It...