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Longford Overcome Kildare in O’Byrne Cup

Longford set up a semi-final clash with  Meath in the Bord Na Mona O’Byrne Cup after a 1-14 to 13 point win over Kildare...

McPhilips Wins Antrim International Cross Country

Cian McPhilips landed the under 17 title at the Antrim international cross country on Saturday.McPhilips ran 19 minutes 46 seconds for the 5,400 metre...

Roscommon Senior Football Panel 2018

Kevin McStay confirmed the Roscommon Senior Football panel for the FBD Connacht Senior Football League.Roscommon opened their FBD campaign with a 14 point over...

Longford Aim For O’Byrne Cup Semi-Final

Longford aim to progress to the semi-final of the Bord Na Mona O’Byrne Cup when they take on Kildare on Sunday.Throw in Glennon Brothers...

Guickan: Leitrim Set For Tough FBD Campaign

Leitrim manager Benny Guickan admits that Leitrim have a tough FBD League campaign ahead of them.Roscommon overcame Guickan’s team by 14 points, 1-3 to...

Roscommon Defeat Leitrim in FBD League

Leitrim 1-3Roscommon 2-14Roscommon opened their 2018 season with a 14 point victory over Leitrim in the opening round of the FBD League.Roscommon had led...

Longford Open O’Byrne & Keohe Cup with Wins

Denis Conerton’s men got their O’Byrne Cup campaign off to a flying start with a six point victory over Louth, wining out 2-19 to...

Sean McCaffrey Dies Aged 58

Jim McGlone Chairperson of Monaghan United has paid tribute to the life of Sean McCaffrey.The Monaghan native has died at the age of 58,...

Dermot Brady To Call Time on Longford Career

Longford corner back Dermot Brady looks to have brought the curtain down on his inter-county career.Longford Slashers captain Brady made his championship debut nearly...

2018 Lidl National League Fixtures Announced

Longford will host Wexford in round one of 2018 Lidl National League division three. Elsewhere in division three, Roscommon host Offaly.While Leitrim host Kildare,...

Local pensioners to stage protest outside Leinster House today

Nearly 2,000 older people across the Shannonside region are receiving reduced state pensions because of changes introduced in 2012.The anomaly affects more than 42,000...

Coillte agrees to review forestry work in Mote Park

Coillte has agreed to suspend all harvesting works in Mote Park until a new forest-management plan is agreed.Planned tree-felling at the Roscommon town facility...

Warning to dog-owners after Mohill sheep-kill

A warning has been issued to dog-owners in south Leitrim after a sheep-kill in Mohill.According to local reports, a flock of 30 sheep were...

Coillte agrees to review forestry work in Mote Park

Coillte has agreed to suspend all harvesting works in Mote Park until a new forest-management plan is agreed.Planned tree-felling at the Roscommon town facility...

James (Jimmy) Rabbitte

James (Jimmy) RabbitteBoher, Streamstown, Mullingar, Co Westmeath.Monday January 15th suddenly at his home.Reposing in Rooney’s Funeral Home Ballymore tomorrow (Thurs) from five o’clock until...

Nuala Sheeran (Nee Conlon)

Nuala Sheeran (Nee Conlon)Alderford, Ballyfarnon, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.January 16th peacefully (in her 92nd year) surrounded by and in the tender care of her...

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...

Social media and young people’s moods

Over one thousand secondary school students have entered the competition and previous winners have gone on to become billionaires.Students from St Bricin's college, Belturbet...