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The Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin is in Leitrim this evening after having canvassed in Sligo earlier today ahead of the general election on Feb. 8th. After an interview on Ocean FM’s North West Today Show this morning, it was out on the canvass trail, starting from the offices of…

After more than a decade, it seems a firm starting date may at last be on the way for the long-awaited refurbishment work on the main street of Sligo Town.   A meeting of councillors from Sligo Municipal District yesterday heard a contract for the job on O’Connell Street will…

UPDATE, 4:45pm: O’Connell Street in Sligo town is open again after having been closed earlier this afternoon while firemen dealt with a blaze. There was nobody injured and no serious damage caused in the fire that was confined to an office on  the first floor over the Indulge Grill and Wine Bar.…

It’s expected that improvement works on O’Connell Street in Sligo town will start in the second quarter of this year and continue for over 12 months. The project is currently being designed and the tender process to select a contractor has started. Senior Engineer with Sligo County Council Tom Brennan…

Sligo County Council is now seeking a contractor to give O’Connell Street in the town a ‘make-over’. The long-awaited work was put off until the pipe-laying work by Irish Water was finished. The Council expects to have a contractor in place by this summer to start work to improve the…

Sligo Field Club will launch its second annual journal this evening. The 170-page publication, complete with a variety of photographs and illustrations, will be launched at 6:30pm in Liber Book Shop in O’Connell Street in Sligo by author Brian Leyden. The book has about 20 articles dealing with archaeology, history,…