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There are renewed calls for three key towns in County Sligo to be given the €200,000 they are each seeking under the Rural Regeneration and Development Fund. Two of the towns, Collooney and Ballisodare, are satellites of Sligo town while Ballymote plays a key role serving a larger rural population…

Emergency services are attending the scene of a road traffic collision just outside Ballisodare in Co. Sligo. The incident involving two vehicles occured just before 2pm this afternoon. Motorists are advised that delays can be expected. No injuries have been reported

A Sligo Councillor wants safety issues along the Union to Ballisodare Road to be addressed as a matter of urgency. Fine Gael Councillor, Thomas Walsh, says the route is dangerous for residents, walkers and cyclists who frequently use the area. He says Sligo County Council are to carry out a…

Sligo Gardaí arrested a man after following his footprints left in the snow. The Garda ‘Snow Patrol’ received reports of a person entering unlocked vehicles in the Ballisodare area yesterday evening who was chased by locals but evaded capture. In the early hours of this morning, Gardaí received reports of…

A new community hall complete with showers is now available in Ballisodare in County Sligo. It’s beside a community pitch on the Ballygawley Road. The two facilities together are now a major boost for the local community in Ballisodare, making a 20-year old dream finally become a reality. Margaret Savage,…

Ten thousand euro has been allocated for signage on the Sligo Way. It will cover the cost of eight new way-markers along the eight-kilometre section of the trail from Sligo Wood/Innisfree to Ballisodare. The way markers will complement existing markers carved from local limestone by Sligo-based sculptor Martha Quinn, which…