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The Sligo Pyrite action group will meet with the housing minister Darragh O’ Brien today in relation to the defective blocks condition which is impacting a number of houses and buildings throughout the County.   The virtual meeting is due to commence at 3.30   The Sligo Pyrite Group are…

‘An accident waiting to happen’  – That is the warning used to describe the danger of vehicles traveling at high speed through the Village of Sooey in Co Sligo.   The R284 goes through the village and the issue of speeding vehicles has led to serious concerns for residents of…

A Sligo councillor says the recent surge in Covid-19 cases has come as a major shock to residents in the Collooney and Coolaney area. Sligo Drumcliffe Councillor Thomas Healy was reacting to the announcement from the HSE yesterday evening which expressed concern at the number of cases that were detected…

The Department of Housing has not yet contacted Sligo County Council to confirm the county will be included in any Mica redress scheme.   That’s according to Sligo Sinn Fein Councillor Thomas Healy, whose party’s motion calling for a 100% redress scheme was passed in the Dáil last night.  …

A Sligo councillor is calling for bank ATM’s in Ballymote and Tubbercurry to be retained.   Bank of Ireland recently announced 103 branch closures across the country including in Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal.   Some ago, the Ulster Bank branch closed in Ballymote.   Speaking to OceanFM News, Sinn Fein…

Inter-county training may return in the second half of April, if the Government signal the easing of certain public health restrictions later today.   Recreational golf, tennis and the permission of children to engage in non-contact training outdoors could also be on the agenda for the second half of April.…

A solution to the long running Access problem to the popular Luke’s Bridge in Gortnaleck, in North Sligo could be in the offering following an agreement with a local landowner and Sligo County Council. Sligo Drumcliff councillor Thomas Healy says the access route to the Bridge was obstructed with mobile…