The unoccupied hotel in Co Leitrim suffered extensive smoke damage. Gardaí are appealing for information after a fire broke out at the Shannon Key West Hotel in Rooskey last night. The property was due to be used as a direct provision centre from this month. The blaze broke out at around 8pm and the vacant […]
Gardaí in Leitrim are investigating the circumstances of single vehicle fatal traffic collision in Co. Leitrim yesterday. At around lunchtime, an 80-year-old man died when his tractor struck a ditch as he drove out of a field onto a local road at Leckaun. Emergency services and Gardaí attended at the scene. The driver of the […]
Penelope is a friendly and sociable snake. The ISPCA is seeking a special forever home for a python that caused a commotion in Co Leitrim this summer. Penelope the python was first spotted by a startled member of the public near Kinlough Park, where she was sunning herself on the side of a trail. She […]
Updated – A Status Yellow Wind Warning has been issued for ALL Counties. A Status yellow wind warning will come into effect from Wednesday morning at 5 am and will be valid until 5 pm Wednesday evening. This comes as a result of Ireland receiving the Tail-end of hurricane Helene. View this post on Instagram […]
Warning: If you’re an expat, this might make you cry! Kiltubrid GAA Club in Leitrim has produced a nostalgic fundraising video showing how much the club means to their members across the world. The aim of the campaign is to raise funds to renovate their playing facilities. The video, entitled ‘This is your land’, will […]
Last year Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly visited Ireland in a quest to track down their ancestors. The show, called “Ant and Dec’s DNA Journey”, was filmed here as the pair both have Irish roots. They visited Carrick-on-Shannon, Drumshanbo and Drumkeerin while they were here. But, it’s being reported that the show may be shelved […]
An Irish Festival in Leitrim held a competitive “Styish Silage” competition. Although there are many examples of “Only In Ireland” out there, we highly doubt you’d find this anywhere else. An Tóstal in Co. Leitrm was “inaugurated in 1953 to depict the varied aspects of Irish life and culture throughout the country of Ireland” This […]
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