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A Sligo Councillor is encouraging SME’s in the north west to apply for a new Brexit loan. The Microfinance Ireland Brexit Loan is available to businesses with less than 10 employees, have an annual turnover of less than €2m and the business turnover is or could be impacted by a…

Sligo County Council has set aside funding it its annual budget for a programme and events manager. The decision was among those taken at the council’s budget meeting yesterday. The proposal to have an events manager was made earlier this year by Fine Gael Councillor Thomas Walsh. He pointed out…

A local Councillor is calling on the local authority to preserve ancient medieval walls at two burial grounds. Sligo/Drumcliffe Councillor, Thomas Walsh, says the boundary and gable walls at Kilross and Killery burial grounds have been neglected over the years. The ruins at Kilross are the remains of a tower…

A new Recycling Bring Bank is to be built in Carraroe, Sligo. A site has been assessed by Sligo County Council, a contractor hired to build the centre and bottle banks have been ordered. Sligo/Drumcliffe Councillor Thomas Walsh says it’s hoped it will be ready for use before Christmas. https://filedn.com/lglCaxamfnlV2gaMY6rU7tH/News%20Clips%202020/Walsh%20Bottle%20Banks.mp3

The increasing traffic volume that goes through Collooney on a daily basis has led to calls for the proposed one-way traffic system to the town to be sped up. Sligo Fine Gael Councillor Thomas Walsh has tabled a motion for next Monday’s Sligo Drumcliff MD of the local authority. Cllr.…

Funding has been allocated for upgrade works at Castle Dargan Golf Course. €190,000 is coming from the Rural Development Programme which will be matched by private investments bringing the total fund to €380,000. It will mainly go towards improving drainage along the fairways at the Ballygawley course using a technique…