Sunday, August 20, 2017

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Roscommon

Roscommon and Mayo play out draw in All Ireland quarter final

Roscommon and Mayo will need a second day out to separate them after a draw in Croke Park in their fascinating All Ireland quarter...

Roscommon Camogie miss out on a place in the semi finals

THE semi-final pairings of the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Premier Junior Camogie Championship have been finalised as a result of the last round of group...

Roscommon barber Paddy Joe gives Shannonside his mirror view on the big game

Roscommon supporters will descend on Croke Park in their thousands for the All Ireland quarter final between Mayo and Roscommon.  among them will be...

Roscommon and District Premier Division cup draw made

A big draw was made in the Roscommon and District League were made this weekend ahead of the new season which will see Boyle Celtic...

Divided loyalties in Ballaghaderren as Roscommon face Mayo

Today at 4pm in Croke Park Roscommon take on Mayo in the All Ireland quarter final in a match you can hear live on...

Roscommons journey so far

Supporters of Connacht neighbours Mayo and Roscommon will be leaving the province in their droves on Sunday as they head for Croke Park where...

Podcast: UP FOR THE MATCH Roscommon v Mayo

Supporters of Connacht neighbours Mayo and Roscommon will be leaving the province in their droves on Sunday as they head for Croke Park where...

Roscommon v Mayo; Both sides previewed

Goals from Cian Connolly and Brian Stack in each half saw Roscommon claim their first Connacht title in seven years with victory over Galway...

“A novelty draw” Martin Carney looks forward to unique All Ireland clash

Roscommon and Mayo are no strangers when it comes to big matches think of the 1991 Connacht final replay and the 2001 Connacht final....

Recovery Key for Mayo

The Mayo Senior Football team manager Stephen Rochford has admitted that the week leading up to the All-Ireland Quarter final on Sunday against Roscommon...

More revelations regarding Barcelona attack

Remains of a second body have been found at the house where last week's terror attacks in Spain were planned. It was previously thought only...

Rainfall warning in place for local counties

A status yellow weather alert remains in place for the Shannonside Northern Sound region today. Met Éirean's rainfall warning is in place for Connacht, Longford,...

Planning approved for astro-turf pitch in Fourmilehouse

Roscommon County Council has given planning permission for an AstroTurf pitch at Fourmilehouse. In February, Kilbride Community Centre applied to develop a 25-metre by 40-metre...

Maura Kenny (née Farrell)

Maura Kenny (née Farrell) Gurteenreevagh, Ballinalee, Co Longford. Saturday, August, 19th peacefully after an illness bravely borne in the tender and loving care of the...

Fr Jim Tighe (Retired Parish Priest Elphin, Co Roscommon)

Fr Jim Tighe (Retired parish priest Elphin, Co Roscommon) Saturday, August, 19th peacefully. Son of the late Thomas and Kathleen Tighe and brother of the late...

Norah Seery (nee Mitchell)

Norah Seery (nee Mitchell) Clonellan, Ballydangan, Athlone and formerly of Menlough, Ballinasloe. Saturday, August, 19th Reposing at her home in Clonellan, Ballydangan tomorrow (Sun) from four...

PODCAST: A Feature interview with Longford Town legend Alan Kirby

Alan Kirby is one of Longford Town FC’s greatest ever soccer players having spent six seasons with the club in two separate spells, between...

Podcast: The History of Ballinamore Athlethics club

Ballinamore Athletic Club catalogue their history on Monday, August 14, in a book called "Maroon Above the Green" written by club founder Padraig Griffin. The...

Podcast: Preview to Longford Marathon 2017

The Pat the Baker Longford Marathon took it’s first step of 2017 when the official launch was held recently. The event is commonly known...