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Concerns over the lack of local authority housing in locations in North Leitrim such as Kinlough and Tullaghan will be aired at the October monthly meeting of the Manorhamilton Municipal District of Leitrim Council on Monday next.   As a result of job losses and the financial effects of Covid…

A burst water main may cause disruption to water to parts of Co. Leitrim. Kinlough, Tullaghan and surrounding areas will be affected until repair works can be carried out. They are due to take place on Monday from 10am until 2pm. Irish water say it could take up to 3…

As efforts increase to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, various people, groups and organisations throughout the north west are coming together to help and support those in their local communities. One such group in the Ballisodare, Ballintogher, Collooney and Ballygawley areas of County Sligo is called the Cabhair ar…

Gardai are urging motorists to proceed with caution on many roads across the counties of Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim this morning.   A status yellow rainfall warning will remain in place until eight o’clock this morning.   Up to 25 millimetres of rain could fall  in parts of the region.…

Sligo county councillors are to call on the Minister for Health to provide the necessary funding for a seven-day respite service for those with disabilities at a centre in Tullaghan in north Leitrim. There is currently a five-day service in Tullaghan, which covers the Sligo/Leitrim area. It replaces a former…

The decision by Failte Ireland to omit Tullaghan from the Wild Atlantic way passport will have a very negative impact on tourism in the region.   That’s according to Fianna Fail Councillor Justin Warnock.  Cllr Warnock has called on the local Authority to raise the issue with the tourism body.…

The closure of a respite service in the region has been described as ‘incompetent’ by a local councillor. Sinn Feinn Cllr, Thomas Healy is making the comments after the Bayview Respite House in Tullghan, Co. Leitrim was recently closed, temporarily, due to non compliance with fire regulations. He says the…