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A company specialising in the cleanup of hazardous materials is on the site of where a small fire broke out in Sligo this morning. A small number of houses were evacuated this morning after a fire broke out at a garage at 5am at Larkhill Road  emitting low levels of…

Fires services in Sligo have appealed for homeowners and businesses in the Larkhill area of the town to keep their windows and doors closed following a fire involving asbestos and Hazardous materials.     Fire fighters were alerted to the blaze before 5 A.M this morning.   Householders have been…

Gardai and emergency services in the north west are reporting no major incidents in the region after Bonfire night passed by relatively peacefully last night.   Sligo Fire services have confirmed to OceanFM news that they responded to a number of calls from the general public in relation to fires…

The same section of the N59 route is down to one lane again following a the forest fire in the area reigniting. A crew from Sligo Fire Service is currently at the scene which is by Culleens. The fire initially broke out last Wednesday leading to a large buildup of…

The Cathaoirleach of Sligo County Council Councillor has paid tribute to the Sligo Fire Service personnel who have been working around the clock this week fighting forestry and gorse fires around the county. Cllr Tom MacSharry has praised the professionalism and courage of Fire crews, who have been working in…

Sligo Fire Service is currently dealing with a large forest fire near Enniscrone. Mayo Fire Service and a Coillte helicopter are also helping tackle the blaze with people asked to stay away from the area. Four crews in total have been fighting three different fires in West Sligo since 5am…

A proposal to downgrade and reduce the total number of members of Sligo Fire Service ‘doesn’t make sense.’ That’s according to Sinn Fein Councillor, Thomas Healy, who is calling on Sligo County Council not to follow through with the idea. The proposal includes reducing the full time members of the…