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Roscommon see off NUIG challenge

The Roscommon football team continued their impressive start to the new season earlier today when they secured a six point victory  over NUI Galway on a full time...

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...
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Longford register second O’Byrne Cup win

Denis Connerton's Longford football side defeated IT Carlow by 8 points today in their final group game in the 2017 O'Byrne Cup.  Last year's beaten finalists...

Curran urges GAA to ‘fix the fixtures’

 The Gaelic Games Club Players Association was launched earlier this week at the  Ballyboden Saint Enda’s GAA club in Dublin. The newly formed CPA has stated their...

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...

Ref Brian Crowe on Saturday Sport about the role of referees

Well known former inter-county Cavan referee Brian Crowe joined John Lynch on Saturday Sport to discuss his career and the role of referees in...

Longford manager Denis Connerton calls for College teams to Withdraw from the O’Byrne Cup.

The Longford senior football team manager, Denis Connerton has called for college teams to withdraw from the O'Byrne cup competition. The Longford boss in his...

Longford under 21 team secure semi-final spot

  Longford 2-13   Roscommon 1-11 Longford U21s booked their place in the Hastings Cup semi-final after coming from behind to defeat neighbours Roscommon in their final Group...

O’Malley thrilled to have Kerry legend as mentor

Darren O’Malley enjoyed a fairly quiet day between the posts on Sunday last when Roscommon defeated IT Sligo in the opening round of the...

Wholesale Changes on Roscommon team for NUIG encounter

The Roscommon senior football team has been named for tomorrow’s Connacht FBD league encounter with NUIG.  Roscommon manager, Kevin McStay is using the opportunity...

Plans revealed for community centre in Monksland

There are plans for a community centre to be developed in Monksland, south Roscommon. Monksland Town Team is seeking a consultant to conduct a feasibility...

Multi-cultural celebrations in Roscommon this Sunday

Members of various ethnic groups living in Roscommon are being invited to a special cultural event in Gleeson’s Townhouse this Sunday.   All people who would...

Second free mattress collection event in Longford this morning

A free mattress collection is underway in Longford town this morning. The county council is accepting domestic mattresses at Mulleadys Waste in Drumlish, until 1pm. The...

Mary Mathews (nee Carberry)

Mary Mathews (nee Carberry) Cartrons, Kenagh, Co. Longford. Saturday, July 21st, peacefully surrounded by her family at her sister Lena Duncan’s residence, Ballymulvey, Ballymahon, Co. Longford. Reposing...

William (Bill) Doyle

William (Bill) Doyle St Patrick’s Terrace, Edgeworthstown and formerly of Crosskeys, Battery Rd, Longford and Newport, Legan. Friday, July 20th. Predeceased by his wife Mary...

Elizabeth (Betty) Riddell (nee Leech)

Elizabeth (Betty) Riddell (nee Leech) St. Michael's Place, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. Friday 20th July. Reposing at Serenity Funeral Home, Main Street, Ballinasloe Saturday from six o’clock...

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...