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A man’s been arrested following a cross border policing operation this morning. A vehicle failed to stop for Gardai at the Fermanagh-Cavan border at around a quarter past 10. A stinger was deployed by PSNI officers and a pursuit was carried out. A 29 year old man was arrested on…

Every county bordering Northern Ireland now has a 14-day Covid-19 incidence rate of more than 100. It comes as the Stormont Executive holds an emergency meeting to discuss potential restrictions. Cavan, Donegal and Monaghan have the three highest 14-day incidence rates in the country, while Leitrim and Louth both now…

The issue of border policing in Leitrim in the event of a no-deal Brexit was raised at yesterday’s meeting of the Joint Policing Committee in Leitrim. Fine Gael Councillor and local election candidate Sean McDermott says there will be serious implications for those living along the border in the county…

A series of anti-Brexit demonstrations will take place along the border this weekend. The events, one of which will be held in Belcoo/Blacklion, are being organised by the Border Communities against Brexit on Saturday, March 30th, at 3pm. The group says it remains focused on ensuring Irish voices from the…

New figures show people living in the border region are at a greater risk of poverty than the rest of the country. A new report on regional life in Ireland show that 25.7pc of residents in Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal were struggling financially in 2017. People living in the Border…