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Roscommon GAA Announce Retirement of Two Former Captains.

Roscommon GAA last night announced the retirement of two members of the 2016 senior football panel. Geoffrey Claffey former county goalkeeper and team captain...

BUCCS Demolish Leaders to go top of League

    BUCCANEERS 49 UL BOHEMIAN 17     BUCCANEERS knocked UL Bohemian off the pinnacle of Division 1B with a stunning 49-17 Ulster...

Injury Worries for St Brigid’s Ahead of Auhgawillan Semi Final

    AHEAD of Sunday’s Connacht Senior Football Semi-final between Aughawillan and St Brigid’s, the Roscommon champions have been dealt a number of significant...

Wexford Lodge Complaint Over Galways Appointment of Keegan

Wexford Youths chairman Mick Wallace has confirmed the club will lodge an official complaint with the FAI over Galway United’s appointment of manager Shane...

Basketball Ireland Superleague Success For Portlaoise

There were big celebrations in Laois this weekend as Portlaoise Panthers secured their first win of the Women’s Super League away to Meteors thanks, in...

Leitrim GAA Results

The weekend saw wins for Gortletteragh, Glencar-Manorhamilton, Dromahair and Leitrim Gaels while Mohill recieved a W/O. Glenacr were far too strong for Allen Gaels...

Longford GAA Results

Fr. Manning U16 Football Cup  Tue, 01 Nov, Venue: Mc Gann Park, (Semi Final), Offaly 1-9 Roscommon 0-13 Sat, 05 Nov, Venue: Glennon Brothers...

Longford &District Schoolboy/girl League Fixtures

  Under 12 Connaught Shield – First Round Ballinasloe Town B vs. UCL Harps A……….TBC   Under 12 Connaught Shield – Second Round St....

Kelley Hopkins 2016 Soaring Star Award Winner

Congratulations to Roscommon’s Kelley Hopkins as she received a 2016 Soaring Star award at the weekend. This is the second time Kelley has won...

Cork City Grab Late Extra Time Goal To Win FAI Cup

It took 119 minutes for the game to find a winner as both teams had a number of chances throughout the game but Cork...

A date has been set for Fianna Fáil’s selection convention for Roscommon/Galway constituency

Fianna Fáil have set a date for its selection convention for the Roscommon/Galway constituency for the next general election.It's understood it will take place...

Ireland must find a new solution to waste problem as China refuses to accept...

Ireland is currently facing a huge problem around waste management arising from the immediate ban imposed by China on imports of plastic and the...

Memorablilia belonging to Kitty Kiernan discovered in Donegal

Rare memorabilia belonging to Granard woman Kitty Kiernan who was engaged to Michael Collins has been uncovered in a old cigar box.Part-time antique dealer...

Máire Madden (née Mullen)

Máire Madden (née Mullen).Grangebeg, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.Reposing at her son Enda’s home in Grangebeg tomorrow (Mon) from four o’clock until eight o’clock.Funeral arriving...

Marion Healy

Marion Healy.Knockroe, Boyle, Co Roscommon.Saturday, January, 20th peacefully at University Hospital Sligo.Predeceased by her husband Christy.Sadly missed by her son Andrew,...

Tom McDermott (better known as T Mac)

Tom McDermott (better known as T Mac)Kiltybannon, Farm, Williamstown, Co. Galway.Friday, January, 19thReposing at Feeney's Funeral Home, Williamstown this evening (Sun) from half...

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...