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Councillors in the north Sligo area are insisting that a proposed Yeats Interpretative Centre be located in Drumcliffe rather than in Sligo town. They point out that the Nobel Prize-winning poet is buried in Drumcliffe, which they say is in the heart of the Yeats country which inspired and featured…

All but one local electoral area in the region has a 14 day incidence rate higher than the national rate of 373. In Manorhamilton Co. Leitrim, as of Monday, it was 397.4, while South Donegal had a rate of 694.5. In the Sligo/Drumcliffe Local Electoral Area, the figure is 362.1,…

The installation of a portaloo at Drumcliffe Cemetery car park has been welcomed by a local Councillor however he is calling for a permanent structure to be built. Sinn Fein Councillor, Thomas Healy says the burial ground is a major tourist attraction in the area housing the remains of WB…

The proposed footpath and safety works from CastleDargan Resort to Ballygawley Village has moved to the design stage. Residents have been campaigning since 2017 and signed a petition in December 2018 calling for safety and improvement works to be carried out. The government’s recently announced the Active Travel Scheme with…

Motorists are asked to drive with caution on the N15 near Drumcliffe where a traffic accident has taken place. It has occurred close to the Yeats Tavern and the turn-off for Carney. Gardai are at the scene and traffic control is in place.