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Leitrim

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...

Aftermatch reaction: Leitrim record win over GMIT

Leitrim 5-20 GMIT 2-10The Leitrim senior football team started the FBD League campaign off in impressive fashion in Mohill this afternoon. Benny Guickan's side...

Three Changes on Connacht Team to face the Ospreys

The Connacht Rugby coach Pat Lam, has made three changes to his side for their clash in the Pro 12 with the Ospreys at...

Leitrim Manager Looking Forward to New Season

Whereas a new era in Leitrim football will get under way on Sunday afternoon when the County senior footballers will face GMIT in the...
house

Longford records largest increase in house prices in 2017 – REA

Longford recorded the largest increase in price for a standard three bedroom semi detached home last year in this region.Figures released by the Real...
Planning

Oral hearing to be held over Abbey Road site in Athlone next week

An oral hearing relating to a request by Westmeath County Council for the compulsory acquisition of a site at Abbey Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath...

Minister Naughten claims 50 electronic tags to monitor sex offenders ordered by Irish Prison...

The Irish Prison Service in Longford has 50 electronic tags ready for use as soon as new laws come into force allowing sex offenders...

Kathleen McDermott (nee Moran)

Kathleen McDermott (nee Moran).Ballincullen, Drumlion, Carrick on Shannon, Co Roscommon.Wednesday, January, 17th peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.Kathleen, relict of Mick.Deeply regretted...

John Clarke

John Clarke. Claris, Newtowncashel, Co Longford.Tuesday, January, 16th in the loving care of the staff at the Manor Nursing Home, Edgeworthstown. Reposing at Farrell’s Funeral Home,...

James (Jimmy) Fahy

James (Jimmy) Fahy(Ex-Principal of Tarmon National School)Highfield Road, Knockroe, Castlerea and formerly of Tarmon, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon.Thursday, 18th, January, Peacefully at Mayo...

SPECSAVERS ITEM

 What type of glasses would suit a square or a round face?Fiona Ferguson from Specsavers opticians in Longford joined us on the show to...

Should B and B’s charge a booking deposit?

 You heard it here last week – the Restaurants association of Ireland is calling on its members to request non - refundable deposits to...

SLURRY SPREADING AND THE FODDER CRISIS

Slurry spreading will begin on farms across the region in the coming weeks when the closed period comes to an end.Counties in Zone B...