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Ingredients used in pesticides and herbicides have been discovered in the drinking supply across Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal. The Irish Water report for 2020 found 4 instances in Leitrim at Moneyduff/Lough Gill and the River Shannon, 10 in Donegal in the River Eske and Shannagh and 1 instance in Kilsellagh,…

The village of Dowra is to get more than €47,000 under the Town and Village Renewal Scheme. Leitrim Councillor Enda McGloin says it will help provide walkers and cyclists with a ‘stopping off’ point and viewing area on the Leitrim side, costing a total of €52,000, where the River Shannon…

A number of local politicians apparently attended the controversial golf event in Galway last Wednesday. Agriculture Minister Dara Calleary has resigned after breaking the Covid-19 guidelines. It appears that Leitrim Fine Gael Councillor Enda McGloin also attended the event. Former Sligo Councillor and Fine Gael Senator Imelda Henry’s name also…

Sligo and Leitrim have been included in the first expansion of the Walks Scheme. Minister for Rural and Community Development, Micahel Ring, made the announcement saying the scheme will double in size going to 80 trails. There will be an additional 1.8km added to the Keash Hill Trail and a…

Calls are being made on An Post to replace a number of post boxes that have been stolen across parts of Co. Leitrim. Fine Gael Cllr, Enda McGloin, is highlighting the theft of a number of post boxes. The Cathaoirleach of Leitrim Council claims these green painted, cast iron boxes…

Calls are being made to erect proper signage so tourists can easily find their way to North Leitrim. The Cathoirleach of Leitrim County Council, Fine Gael Councillor Enda McGloin highlighted the issue at a recent meeting of Ballinamore Municipal District. He says when people travel through places such as Drumshanbo,…