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O’Donnell focused on Berlin 2018

An absent name from last weekend’s national indoor championships in Dublin was Carrick-On-Shannon’s Ger O’Donnell. O’Donnell’s absence however was simply down to planning. The 2015...

Carrick-on-Shannon wins Spirit of Rugby Award

Carrick-on-Shannon RFC were the awarded the 2017 Spirit of Rugby award by the IRFU on Saturday February 10th in the Aviva Stadium. September 2017, the IRFU...

Small playing pool makes life difficult for Leitrim

Former Leitrim manager Declan Rowley says the high turnover of players is making things very difficult for Leitrim this season. Leitrim have got three defeats...

Leitrim drop to Carlow defeat

Carlow 2-11 Leitrim 0-5 Leitrim came totally undone in Netwatch Cullen Park, losing out by 12 points, 2-11 to five points. A John Murphy penalty and points...

Leitrim match with Offaly will go ahead

Leitrim ladies football match with Offaly will go ahead on Sunday. The Leitrim ladies football county board have confirmed to Shannonside FM that the senior...

Laois blow Leitrim away

Leitrim 3-10 Laois 3-16 Leitrim staged a comeback against Laois in the second round of Allianz division four games, but it purely put respectability on the...

Antrim too sharp for Leitrim

Antrim 0-15 Leitrim 0-5 Antrim scored a very impressive 10 point victory over Leitrim in a cold and blustery Corrigan Park to begin the Allianz National...

Saint Francis Ladies GAA to compete at PÁIDÍFOOTBALL festival

Leitrim’s St. Francis Ladies will compete in the intermediate ladies competition as part of the Lidl Comórtas Peile Páidí Ó Sé 2018, which takes place 16-18 February in...

Frank Browne takes over as Mohill manager

Frank Browne who guided Mayo to the All Ireland ladies football final last September has returned to management. The former Longford hurling and Leitrim...

Galway overcome Leitrim in a game heavily involving the weather

FBD LEAGUE Galway 3-06 Leitrim 0-08 Galway set up an FBD League final against Roscommon after a seven point win over Leitrim in a miserable Clonbur. Goals including brace from...

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...