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O’Brien and Thornbury Return For Zebre

Sean O’Brien and Gavin Thornbury both return from injury into Andy Friend’s Connacht side to face Zebre in the Sportsground tomorrow.Connacht lost out to...

What Is The UEFA Nations League

Ireland face Wales in Cardiff on Thursday night in the UEFA Nations League.The What?The UEFA Nations League is a new International competition, which is...

Opening Day Defeat For Skilfull Connacht

Connacht’s opening game of the Guinness PRO14 season ended in a one point defeat after Glasgow full-back Stuart Hogg's last minute dramatic drop goal.Tries...

Arter Absent from Republic of Ireland Nations League Squad

Martin O'Neill confirms panel for game's with Wales and PolandHarry Arter has not been included in the Republic of Ireland squad for the UEFA...

Leinster Bounce Back To Defeat Cardiff Blues

Cardiff Blues 32Leinster 33Brian Byrne’s brace of tries helped Leinster reverse a 15-point deficit to claim a bonus point win over Cardiff Blues on...

Friend Names Connacht Team For Glasgow Test

Godwin set for debut as Connacht kick off their PRO14 campaignNew Connacht signing Kyle Godwin is set for his Connacht debut against Glasgow Warriors...

Joe Tomane Set For Leinster Debut

Rhys Ruddock to Captain Leinster side against Cardiff BluesLeo Cullen has handed Joe Tomane his Leinster debut for tomorrow evening’s game with Cardiff Blues...

Rochford Quits As Mayo Boss

Stephen Rochford has resigned as manager of the Mayo senior football team.The Irish Examiner GAA correspondent John Fogarty revealed the statement on twitterhttps://twitter.com/JohnFogartyIrl/status/1034128520904105984"It was...

Connacht U-18’s Secure Inter-Pro Series

Connacht clubs U-18’s secured a clean sweep in the inter-provincial festival of rugby played in UL.Kicking off their cup success with a last move...

Shannonside Hurling Needs Huge Investment

As Limerick were confirmed as All-Ireland champions and what had been a bumper year for hurling, Shannonside Gaelic Games pundit Frank Brady has called on...

Michael (Mickie) Sharkey

Michael (Mickie) Sharkey.Felton Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.Thursday, September, 20th 2018.Husband of June, father of the late Paddy Sharkey.Sadly missed by his...

Kathleen (Kathy) Farrell

Kathleen (Kathy) Farrell.Dromad, Aughacashel, Co. Leitrim.Thursday, September, 20th peacefully at her home.She will be sadly missed by her relatives, neighbours and...

Ciaran Farrell

Ciaran Farrell , Derrygeel,Lanesboro,Co.Longford. unexpectedly at his residence.18th September 2018.Ciaran will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his family ,father Patrick,mother Pamela,...

LISTEN: Interview with new owner of iconic Carrick premises

A landmark building in Carrick-on-Shannon has sold to a local businessman.Gartlan’s newsagents in Bridge Street closed recently after serving the town for 80 years.The...

PODCAST: Focus on Carrick coffee roastery

One of the many businesses based in Leitrim’s technology enterprise centre, called the Hive in Carrick-on-Shannon, is a successful coffee roastery.Art of Coffee was...

PODCAST: Special focus on adult literacy

September is National Adult Literacy Month and the National Adult Literacy Agency has launched an information campaign called 'Take the First Step'.To find out...