The Friday Panel, Ntmobi Mabutho, Cllr Des Guckian, Cllr Michael Clarke

On this week's Friday Panel, asylum seeker Ntmobi Mabutho from Zimbabwe, Leitrim Cllr Des Guckian, and Sligo Cllr Michael Clarke. Topics discussed include direct...

Iarnrod Eireann vow to act to address overcrowding on Sligo train

Iarnrod Eireann official have met with a number of Fianna Fail TDs and assured them they will address concerns at the regular overcrowding of...

Poor hospital food solely down to ‘laziness’, claims celebrity chef

Celebrity chef, Donegal's Gary O'Hanlon, has entered into the debate on the quality of food in local hospitals. Gary claims the poor standard of...

Local GAA stars to sleep out on streets to highlight homelessness

Over 400 GAA inter-county players are now committed to sleeping out overnight on our streets and cities this weekend to highlight the problem of...

Travellers condemn heavy handed Garda tactics in latest Connaughton Road operation

Traveller families resident in Connaughton Road car park in Sligo are not happy with the operation involving Sligo County Council workers and the Gardai...

Ethnic minority group slam Leitrim councillor for failure to apologise for using ‘N’ word

Youth Platform Project spokesperson, Godfrey Chimbganoda, has criticised Leitrim councillor, Des Guckian, for his refusal to apologise for his use of the 'N' word...

Closure of ‘Tiger’ store in Sligo a disgrace, says councillor

The Tiger store in Quayside Shopping Centre in Sligo has announced it's closing down at Christmas. High rent and rates is believed to be...

Bree and Hayes square off again in row over Council funding

Another row has broken out between Cllr Declan Bree and the CEO of Sligo County Council, Ciaran Hayes, over the 750k in funding allegedly...

Restauranteur lashes standard and quality of hospital food

Following on from the outcome of the first ever National Patient Survey, the range and quality of hospital food at Sligo and Letterkenny University...

Newly ordained Deacon Padraig looking forward to new role

Popular Glencar man, Padraig Kelly, was officially ordained a Catholic Church Deacon at a ceremony in Manorhamilton last Sunday. Padraig's revealed that the idea...