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Leitrim have made it into the Connacht Junior football final

The Leitrim Junior football team defeated Galway in Carrick-on-Shannon this evening by 3-16 to 2-15 in a thrilling Provincial semi-final played in sunny but...

Leitrim face vital Lory Meagher Cup encounter

Leitrim and Lancashire will battle it out in round three of the Lory Meagher Cup in Carrick-on-Shannon tomorrow afternoon.  It’s been a mixed season...

Leitrim face Galway in Connacht Junior Semi-Final

The Connacht Junior Football Championship will get under way later this evening when Leitrim and Galway will go head to head in Carrick-on-Shannon in...

Leitrim 1-20 Cavan 0-12 in Lory Meagher Cup

Leitrim defeated Cavan in the second round of matches in the Lory Meagher Cup in Pairc Sean MacDiarmada in Carrick on Shannon yesterday afternoon.....

Crunch game on Saturday for Leitrim Hurlers

There is another bumper weekend of action in store for the hurling inter-county teams in the Shannonside region.  Leitrim will be the first of...

London to unleash secret weapon against Leitrim

The senior football teams of London and Leitrim will clash in a Month’s time in the Connacht senior football championship.  Leitrim have already defeated...

Wheelchair hurling making its way to Ballinamore

This Saturday (April 29th) sees Ballinamore create history by becoming the first venue in Leitrim to host the M.Donnelly Interprovincial Wheelchair Hurling competition.Before the...

The 2017 Leitrim Senior,Intermediate and Junior draws

The 2017 Leitrim Championship Club draws have taken place in the Bush Hotel and on Shannonside FM. The structure of the championship was changed...

Leitrim club Championship Draws to take place tonight

There are very much signs that spring is in the air at present and in Leitrim later on this evening the attention will be...

Ballinamore to host the M. Donnelly Interprovincial Wheelechair Hurling competition

The town of Ballinamore will create a little bit of history on Saturday April 29th when it becomes the first ever Leitrim venue to...

Longford Tool and Plastics lodge appeal with An Bord Pleanála

Longford Tool and Plastics is disputing the local authority's decision to hit it with fees of more than €80,000 for its major expansion plans.The...

Letter showing excessive spending on alcohol sold ahead of a collectors auction

A letter showing excessive spending on alcohol in the Strokestown workhouse was sold ahead of a collectors auction.The type-written letter dated 16 March, 1915,...

Winning Lotto ticket worth €1 million was sold in Co Westmeath

A ticket holder in the midlands has won €1 million euro on last night's Lotto Plus 1 draw.The golden ticket was sold at Penrose's...

Marie Burke (nee Scott)

The death has occurred of Marie Burke(nee Scott), 23 Marian Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon peacefully at her home on the 21st of September 2018.Deeply...

Thomas Ward

Thomas Ward                                        St Raphaels, Baylough, Athlone, 23rd September.Reposing at his residence tomorrow (Mon) from half past four until eight o’clock.                 Removal on Tuesday...

Gregory (Greg) Tiernan

Gregory (Greg) TiernanMain Street Castlerea Co. Roscommon, peacefully at the Mayo University Hospital 23rd September 2018.Reposing at McDonagh's Funeral Home Castlerea on Monday evening from...

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...