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  A Sligo Leitrim TD has expressed his confidence that the formation of a new government will take place in the coming days.   The leaders of Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and the Greens are meeting again this morning to try to sign off on a programme for government.  …

Two new Ford Ranger Crewcabs are being allocated to the Sligo/Leitrim unit of the Civil Defence.   Minister for Defence, Paul Kehoe, announced 32 new vehicles which will be distributed nationally.   Sligo/Leitrim Fine Gael TD, Frank Feighan is welcoming the news saying they will go a long way helping…

The prospect of the proposed new Garda Station at Caltragh in Sligo going ahead now seems highly unlikely.     The Minister for Justice and Equality Charlie Flanagan confirmed yesterday evening in the Dáil that plans to construct the new station have been shelved by the Garda commissioner Drew Harris.…

The tourism potential of Enniscrone is being damaged by the failure to hold a plebiscite which will is required to decide on how the place name of the town should be officially spelt.   Any successful outcome is being held up to conflicting views between the Department of Housing and…

Works to upgrade the Lough Talt water treatment plant have re-commenced with Irish Water and Sligo County Council expressing their confidence that the project will be complete by the end of 2020.   When completed a safe and secure supply of water will be delivered to the 13,000 people.  …

Legislation has been approved for the National Transport Authority to allow an extension of one year to the maximum permitted age of taxis and SPSVs due to the COVID19 outbreak. The changes have been welcomed by Sligo Leitrim TD Frank Feighan The Sligo based TD says it will come as…

The challenges facing the tourism sector in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic will be unprecedented and as a result will demand a dedicated minister for tourism to help the industry recover from the economic effects of the Coronavirus.   That’s according to the Sligo Leitrim Fine Gael TD Frank…