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Roscommon accept decision wont be made yet

Roscommon County Board say they'll meet again with Connacht Council after this weekend's Connacht Senior Football semi-final between Galway and Sligo. Last weekend Roscommon boss...

Dublin sink Longford Under 20’s

Longford U20 0-11 Dublin U20 2-21 Longford’s Leinster under 20 campaign got off to a sinking start as Dublin racked up a 16 point victory in...

A goalkeeping crisis in Liverpool?

Liverpool goalkeeper Lorius Karius has come in for severe critiscm after making two errors that resulted in goals as Real Madrid sealed a three...

1968 team had an identical journey

Longford are preparing for a Leinster semi-final against Dublin on the 10th of June. Its been 50 years since the county won the provincial...

We’ll put things right in Croke Park

Longford full-back Mickey Quinn declared that Longford will travel to Croke Park looking to put things right. Dennis Connerton’s team scored a two point win...

Podcast: Longford v Meath Leinster championship

Longford have beaten Meath in the Leinster senior football championship quarter final by 16 points to 14 in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park. Its going to...

Brendan Guickian reflects on Roscommon match

Leitrim senior football manager Brendan Guckian is positive about the future about Leitrim football. 'it's about developing as a group' and 'the panel have a future'....

McStay – We are going to the Hyde

Kevin McStay has declared that his Roscommon side go to Hyde Park for this year’s Connacht senior football final. Roscommon booked their pace in the...

Roscommon v Leitrim: Championship match tracker

7.03 Full-time Roscommon 0-24 Leitrim 0-10. Roscommon march onto the Connacht final to take on Galway or Sligo while Leitrim are now into the...

Dermot Earley Youth Leadership Initiative inspires next generation

On the same year as Roscommon's Dermot Earley Senior would have turned 70 years of age, nearly 400 people gathered together in Croke Park...

Bail granted for eight Longford people accused of multiple alleged drug offences

Longford District Court has heard two undercover Gardai conducted exchanges with alleged drug dealers in the town worth between €1,500 and €2,000 over a...

Leader allocates €1.4m to Shannonside applicants

Leader has allocated over €1.4 million in funding to business and community groups in Longford, Leitrim and Roscommon. The allocations, which are the first being...

Elphin dental clinic may close in September

A public meeting has been called over the threatened closure of a dental clinic in Elphin. When Boyle Primary Care Centre opened in January, the...

Willie (William) Jordan

Willie (William) Jordan 9 Legion Terrace, Longford Town. Wednesday, June 20th, in Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Dublin Road, Longford. Funeral Mass on (Fri) at eleven o’clock...

Patrick (Patsy) Donohue

Patrick (Patsy) Donohue. Wembley, U.K and formerly Granard, Co. Longford. Who died on 11th June peacefully at Northwick Park Hospital. Sadly missed by his loving...

Winifred (Una) Mallon (née Ward)

Winifred (Una) Mallon (née Ward)  New York and formerly of Derrane Road, Roscommon. June 14th, 2018.  Beloved wife of the late Joseph, daughter of the late...

Life in the fast lane

How comfortable are you taking directions from your other half while driving? On today's Joe Finnegan Show we caught up with Leitrim based couple Katjua...

LISTEN BACK: Halting the decline of rural communities

Rural communities in our region are doing all they can to put a halt on depopulation. Social-media campaigns are shining a light on all there...

LISTEN BACK: JF Show weekly panel discussion

The Pope's imminent visit to Ireland, Sinn Féin's possible motion of no confidence in Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy and the US-North Korea peace pact:...