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€300,000 has been allocated under the active travel scheme to complete work on a footpath between the Sligo towns of Collooney and Ballisodare along the old N4 road. The scheme aims to encourage people to go walking and cycling. Sligo Sinn Fein Councillor Thomas Healy says it’s important to encourage…

A Sligo councillor says a restoration and maintenance project that was carried out in a graveyard in Ballisodare could be repeated in another burial ground at Kilross. The historic graveyard is located alongside the R290 road, opposite Kilross National School, between Ballygawley and Ballintogher. Cllr Thomas Healy says a very…

There are fears that towns in which Bank of Ireland branches are closing will lose business to other towns. The branches to be shut include Drumshanbo and Manorhamilton in Leitrim, and Bundoran in Donegal. Sligo Fine Gael Councillor Gerard Mullaney says it’s a particular blow to the south Sligo area…

It’s been claimed that the recently installed pedestrian crossing opposite the Community Park in Ballygawley in County Sligo is putting motorists and pedestrians at risk. The concerns have been raised by local Sinn Féin Councillor Thomas Healy who says neither the two new public lights nor the crossing’s own two…

A Sligo councillor is calling for clarity on when a mental health centre will reopen in the county. The centre at Dóchas Clubhouse has been closed since March due to Covid-19. Sinn Fein Sligo Councillor Thomas Healy has written to the HSE asking for funding to enhance safety measures and…