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Leitrim looking to bounce back from last weekends defeat

Its round three of the FBD League group fixtures and Leitrim head into this Sundays game away to Sligo with two very contrasting results...

Mercy Roscommon win National Volleyball Final but Drumshanbo fall at the final hurdle

There were mixed fortunes for Drumshanbo Vocational School and Mercy Convent Roscommon in their respective All Ireland Volleyball Finals played in University College Dublin...

Audio Update: Drumshanbo VS in National Volleyball final today

It’s a big day for Drumshanbo Vocational School as they face St.Brigids Loughrea in the Cadette A Boys National Volleyball FinalThe two most successful...

Leitrim Supporters Club launch in Croke Park

This year’s Leitrim Supporters Club launch in Croke Park is this Thursday, January 19th with the event to get underway at 7:30pm.The county’s 1994...

Unfortunate defeat for Carrick-on-Shannon against Oughterard

In another buys weekend for Carrick-on-Shannon Rugby club the Under 16 team put in a very brave performance against Oughterard in the under 16 league. ...

Five star tribesmen destroy Leitrim challenge.

Kevin Walsh's Galway senior football team laid down an early season marker in Ballinamore this afternoon when they hammered Leitrim by twenty seven points...

Leitrim into Hastings Cup Semi final

The Hastings Cup semi finals for 2017 will see Longford at home to Leitrim, while Meath will face Cavan in another local derby. The draw for the Shield semi...

Leitrim manager warns players of the “different dynamics” of Galway challenge

 Benny Guickan may only be the early stages of his reign as manager of the Leitrim senior football team, however he is around long...

All to play for in Hasting Cup for Leitrim this weekend

Leitrim’s final group game of the Hastings Cup is against Offaly this Saturday at 3pm in Annaduff.Benny Guickan will hope to see his side...

latest Rugby update from Carrick-on-Shannon Rugby Club

  Carrick MinisThe Carrick RFC minis returned to training last Saturday January 7th and will continue each Saturday at 09.45 at the club grounds in...

Uncertainty over Ballinamore new fire station

The government has admitted that they have no idea when work on building a new fire station in Ballinamore will begin.Last year it was...

Roscommon TD concerned about high levels of rates

A Roscommon TD says he wants to know why businesses in the county appear to be paying higher levels of rates per square metre,...

Office of Public Works owns vacant properties across Shannonside

The Office of Public Works has revealed that it owns seven vacant properties across Leitrim, Roscommon and Longford, and all of them are former...

Kathleen McDermott (Nee Armstrong)

Kathleen McDermott (Nee Armstrong)St Etchens Court, Kinnegad, co Westmeath and formerly Croghan, Boyle, Co Roscommon.Saturday January 21st unexpidly at her residence.Reposing at her residence...

Maureen Keary (Nee Kerrigan)

Maureen Keary (Nee Kerrigan)Tinode, Streete, Co Westmeath.Friday January 20th peacefully at Midlands Regional Hospital, Mullingar. Wife of the late Johnny. Sadly missed by her...

Kathleen O’Brien (Nee Hughes)

Kathleen O’Brien (Nee Hughes)Milltown, Kiltoom, Athlone, Co Roscommon and formerly of Arcadia, Athlone.Saturday January 21st peacefully at her residence. Wife of Tom MRCVS and...

Roscommon Roundabout Rage

Elaine Lally of Elaine Lally Photography in Roscommon spoke to Joe Finnegan this morning to explain why her diagram on social media post has been shared online...

The Bishop of Elphin meets a relaxed Pope Francis at the Vatican

The Bishop of Elphin, together with all other Irish Bishops, had an audience with Pope Francis at the Vatican this morning. The meeting, which lasted...

The JF Show Panel 20th Jan 2017

Eugene McGee is a columnist with the Irish Independent newspaper and a former Editor of the Longford Leader; Martin Kenny is the Sinn Féin...