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This Week: (01:23) Marie O’Byrne Director at Hawkswell Theatre (06:45) Seamie O’Dowd singer/songwriter extraordinaire (09:15) Lyn Brookes reads from LARCS & other Lovely Things by Leitrim For Choice (16:28) Emer McGarry Director of The Model Sligo All podcasts can be found on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Soundcloud or wherever you find your podcasts. Just search…

Leitrim County Council says that Flood Levels have decreased over the last 24 hours by approximately 20mm. The Council’s Emergency Management Team met this morning to consider the ongoing situation with water levels on the River Shannon. Council work crews continue to manage and operate the pumping programme in both…

Leitrim Council are urging motorists to be aware of flooding in the North Leitrim area. At Gortgarrigan is flooded at Bird’s Quarry. And on the N16 – Diffreen and Shanvaus where there is a lot of surface water on the Sligo side of Manorhamilton. Motorists are ignoring Diversion signs that…

A Leitrim councillor is calling on Donegal County Council to ensure the fire stations in Bundoran and Ballyshannon are not amalgamated. Fianna Fail’s Justin Warnock raised the motion at a meeting of Manorhamilton Municipal District yesterday for Leitrim council to contact Donegal and ensure the service remains for Kinlough and…

The Cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council believes the upcoming visit of councillors to America for St. Patrick’s Day is important for the future of each county. The Cathaoirligh of Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo council’s as well as other representatives will be visiting New York for Paddy’s Day celebrations. Leitrim will…

Plans are being put in place for the development of a new county council office in Manorhamilton. Municipal District meetings are currently held in the HSE building while the roads department for North Leitrim is also in the town. At a meeting of the council this week a loan of…

A new pilot scheme for hedgecutting is to be set up in Leitrim. The new grant scheme will provide funding for farmers to ensure that hedges are cut. A similar scheme was set up in county Clare in recent years. It was approved at a meeting of Leitrim County Council…