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Ticket frenzy ahead of All Ireland Under 17 semi final between Roscommon and Tyrone

On Sunday Week- The Roscommon Under 17’s will take on Tyrone in the All Ireland Under 17 final in Croke Park. The match will...

Roscommon & Monaghan Latest GAA Updates

There was limited action yesterday in Roscommon on the GAA playing fields. In the Junior Football “B” championship Kilbride defeated Oran 3.-13 to 2-10. The...

Leitrim pair were unused subs as Ireland get opening game draw

Team Ireland’s women’s football team opened up their World University Games campaign with a scoreless draw against Mexico on a scorching afternoon in Hsinchu...

Cork City get second defeat of the season

Cork City managed by Roscommon's John Caufield have suffered just their second defeat of the season in the S-S-E Airtricity League Premier Division. Rhys McCabe's...

Longford Greyhound stadium saved after major fundraising

The future of Longford Greyhound Stadium has been secured after local fundraisers raised €28,000 in the past number of weeks. The track, which is...

PODCAST: A Feature interview with Longford Town legend Alan Kirby

Alan Kirby is one of Longford Town FC’s greatest ever soccer players having spent six seasons with the club in two separate spells, between...

Mayo and Kerry name their teams

Both sides have been named ahead of the first All Ireland Senior football semi final this Sunday. Lee Keegan has recovered from a foot...

Cavan minors looking to bridge a 58 year gap

1974, the last time a Cavan minor team reached the All Ireland semi final. 43 years later and they’re back with a chance to...

Podcast: The History of Ballinamore Athlethics club

Ballinamore Athletic Club catalogue their history on Monday, August 14, in a book called "Maroon Above the Green" written by club founder Padraig Griffin. The...

Podcast: Preview to Longford Marathon 2017

The Pat the Baker Longford Marathon took it’s first step of 2017 when the official launch was held recently. The event is commonly known...

More revelations regarding Barcelona attack

Remains of a second body have been found at the house where last week's terror attacks in Spain were planned. It was previously thought only...

Rainfall warning in place for local counties

A status yellow weather alert remains in place for the Shannonside Northern Sound region today. Met Éirean's rainfall warning is in place for Connacht, Longford,...

Planning approved for astro-turf pitch in Fourmilehouse

Roscommon County Council has given planning permission for an AstroTurf pitch at Fourmilehouse. In February, Kilbride Community Centre applied to develop a 25-metre by 40-metre...

Maura Kenny (née Farrell)

Maura Kenny (née Farrell) Gurteenreevagh, Ballinalee, Co Longford. Saturday, August, 19th peacefully after an illness bravely borne in the tender and loving care of the...

Fr Jim Tighe (Retired Parish Priest Elphin, Co Roscommon)

Fr Jim Tighe (Retired parish priest Elphin, Co Roscommon) Saturday, August, 19th peacefully. Son of the late Thomas and Kathleen Tighe and brother of the late...

Norah Seery (nee Mitchell)

Norah Seery (nee Mitchell) Clonellan, Ballydangan, Athlone and formerly of Menlough, Ballinasloe. Saturday, August, 19th Reposing at her home in Clonellan, Ballydangan tomorrow (Sun) from four...

PODCAST: A Feature interview with Longford Town legend Alan Kirby

Alan Kirby is one of Longford Town FC’s greatest ever soccer players having spent six seasons with the club in two separate spells, between...

Podcast: The History of Ballinamore Athlethics club

Ballinamore Athletic Club catalogue their history on Monday, August 14, in a book called "Maroon Above the Green" written by club founder Padraig Griffin. The...

Podcast: Preview to Longford Marathon 2017

The Pat the Baker Longford Marathon took it’s first step of 2017 when the official launch was held recently. The event is commonly known...