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Leitrim Observer

Unit 7, The Courtyard, Main Street, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, Ireland
Phone: 071-9620025
Twitter: @LeitrimLive
Facebook: leitrimobserver


Phone: 071-9620025

Advertising Department

Phone: 071-9620025
For additional information visit Advertise With Us page

Editorial Contacts:


Claire McGovern

Phone: 071-9620025/086-8356234

Deputy Editor/News Editor/Community Notes

Donal O'Grady

Phone: 071-9620025/086-8516974

Sports Editor

John Connolly

Phone: 071-9620025/086-0266762

News and Entertainment

Fiona Heavey

Phone: 071-9620025/086-0414155

News, Farming and Features Editor

Leonie McKiernan

Phone: 071-9620025/086-8356230

Content Manager

Frankie Smith

Phone: 071-9620025

Do you have a news story or picture for us?

If you have a news story please contact the newsdesk on 071-9620025 (Mon-Fri) or e-mail Please include your name and a telephone number we can contact you on. If you would like to send us a picture of a local event or occasion, please email Please include detailed caption information, along with your name and a telephone number we can contact you on. You can also submit your stories or pictures directly via our Send Us Your News on our website.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor intended for publication can be submitted by hard copy, but e-mail is preferable. We invite readers to send their letter on any subject - however, local issues will have preference other those submitted on other topics. Letters should be limited to a maximum of 300 words and we reserve the right to edit your submission. You must state your name and address in all correspondence whether submitted in hard or electronic format. If you wish for us to withhold your name and/or address, you must state your reason and we will consider this. However no letter will be published which does not hold the sender's name and address. Please include a day time telephone number for us to contact you on, should we need to do so. For emails, please observe the same rules of punctuation, grammar, spelling, etc, as you would when writing in more traditional fashion. To submit your letter via e-mail (preferred), please send it to: Alternatively, please send it to: Letters to the Editor, Leitrim Observer, Unit 7, The Courtyard, Main Street, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, Ireland.

Photograph Sales

Copies of pictures taken by our photographers can be ordered from our office at Unit 7, The Courtyard, Main Street, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim or by calling 071-9620025.