Appeal after burglary at a chapel hall

GARDAÍ are appealing for information following a burglary at a chapel parish hall in Ramelton. The burglary occurred sometime between Saturday, July 29 at 6pm and Monday, July 31 at 10am. The lock was broken on an exterior and on an interior door in order to gain access. Nothing was taken from the hall. A garda […]

Welcome decrease in homelessness in North West

The Government’s latest Monthly Homelessness Report records that 107 homeless households including 13 families, comprising 16 adults and 29 children, and 94 single adults, were accommodated in emergency accommodation during the week of 19 – 25 June. “A 65% reduction in the number of child dependants in emergency accommodation and an 18% decrease in homelessness […]

Woman dies in fatal house fire in Carrick area

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a fatal house fire at a residence in the Carrick area at approximately 5am today, Monday. One woman aged in her 70s was pronounced deceased at the scene. The scene is currently preserved for a technical examination. Advertisement Gardaí say investigations are ongoing.