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Mayo end Leitrim’s junior championship reign

Leitrim’s defence of the Connacht junior football championship came to a sudden end against Mayo last night. Mayo had far too much for the Leitrim...

Twitter tunes into Shannonside Sports Willie Hegarty

While Noel Plunkett sent over a last gasp winner for Leitrim against New York, social media erupted to Shannonside FM’s coverage and Willie Hegarty’s...

Last gasp Leitrim big apple winner

New York 1-15 Leitrim 0-19 After Extra-Time Lovely Leitrim’s Noel Plunkett delivered a last gap extra-time point to see Leitrim to victory in Gaelic Park. With just four...

Leitrim all set for New York showdown

Brendan Guckian is looking forward to the championship as Leitrim get set to start their Connacht quest tomorrow. The Leitrim footballers would be used to...

New York manager quantifies what a win would mean to him

A win would  be his biggest achievement on a football field ever according to New York football manager Justin O’Halloran. New York face Leitrim in...

Bohan slams Mayo training game remark

Leitrim boss Bohan slams Mayo remark, game was just a warm up. Leitrim under 17 manager Gene Bohan was left seeding as his below strength...

Weakened Leitrim minor’s crash to heavy defeat

Mayo 4-20 Leitrim 1-8 Leitrim’s under 17 footballers crashed to a heavy 21 point defeat to Mayo in the opening round of the Connacht under 17...

Leitrim ladies remove themselves from 2018 championship

Eleven years after All-Ireland glory, Leitrim will be departing the championship before a ball is kicked. The Leitrim senior ladies football team will not be...

Corofin manager impressed by New York

Corofin manager Kevin O’Brien was ‘very impressed’ with the strengths of New York as he saw them in action ahead of Leitrim’s clash with...

2018 Leitrim championship draw

The Leitrim senior, Intermediate and Junior football champion draws were made last night. In the Connacht Gold Leitrim senior football championship. Leitrim county board chairman...

Seven complaints of water pollution in Roscommon last month

Roscommon County Council received five complaints of dumping of dead animals and seven reports of water pollution last month. In total, the local authority received...

AIT secures funding for major expansion of culinary and hospitality education courses

Athlone Institute of Technology has been successful in its bid to secure €1.4 million for hospitality and culinary arts education through Springboard. The application involved...

Concerns that Roscommon eye patients being forced to travel to Galway for basic tests

Roscommon patients are being forced to travel to Galway to have basic eye tests carried out because the HSE hasn't replaced lenses for a...

Brendan Porter.

Brendan Porter. Main Street, Killimor, Co. Galway. Saturday, July 21st. Reposing at St. Joseph’s Centre, Killimor tomorrow (Mon) from five o’clock until eight o’clock. Removal...

Joe Leonard

Joe Leonard Roscommon town and formerly of Cremully, Castlecoote, Co Roscommon. Sunday, July 22nd, peacefully at Roscommon University Hospital. He will be very sadly missed...

Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly 18 Parnell Square Saturday, July 21st, peacefully. Sadly missed by his wife Louise, sons Ryan & Steven, grandchildren Jack & Marley, his parents Rose &...

Listen back – JF SHOW PANEL

Talk about 'Putin' your foot in it... Would or Wouldn't?? Who could have imagined the uproar these words and subsequent back track that would have...

Falling in love with a prisoner

How does it happen that you fall in love with your penpal who happens to be a prisoner serving a life sentence in America? On...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 16th of July 2018

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening between eight and nine. Monaghan minor manager Seamus McEneaney spoke about Monaghans Ulster minor championship success and...