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Proposed Rule Changes Finalised Ahead of Discussion

The proposed football rule changes to be discussed by Central Council this weekend have been finalised.Modifications have been made to two of the five...

Carrick Await Semi-Final Opponent

Connacht junior champions Carrick will face Monaghan or Birmingham opposition in the All-Ireland Junior Club Semi-Finals in January.Carrick saw off Galway champions Ballygar in...

City Calling Stadium: Pitch Of The Year

Longford Town FC have won the FAI’s SSE Airtricity League Pitch of Year 2018. The City Calling Stadium is home to Longford Towns games...

Soccer Referee Society President Calls For Change

Violence and abuse levelled at referees has become more common and has led to a drop in the number of people willing to fulfil...

Time To Take Longford Football Seriously: Graham

Mickey Graham believes St. Columba’s Mullinalagthas Leinster championship victory will make people sit up and take notice of Longford football.Mullinalagtha progressed to the AIB...

Tully Takes Handball Double’s Double

Fiona Tully added another brace of titles to her ever-increasing collection, partnering DCU College mate Meadhbh Ni Dhálaigh to both the 60x30 and 40x20...

Cunningham To Announce Backroom Team In Weeks

Anthony Cunningham got straight into the day job as he watched Clann nan Gael bow out of the Connacht senior football championship and admitted...

Four Roads Enter All-Ireland Final

Four Roads and Kilmessan will compete in the All-Ireland Junior Camogie final on the 25th of November.Four Roads beat Crosserlough 2-11 to six...

Fuerty Make Connacht Intermediate Final

Fuerty progressed to the Connacht intermediate football final, were they will meet An Spedial of Belmullet, seeing of Shamrock Gaels out 2-12 to six...

Mullinalaghta Edge Rhode To Make Leinster Semi-final

St. Columba’s Mullinalaghta made the AIB Leinster football semi-final with a two point win over Rhode, setting up a meeting with Carlow’s Eire Og...
Funeral

Man’s body found in west Roscommon

A man's body has been recovered from the water in west Roscommon.Gardaí confirm the remains of a man in his late fifties were...

Athlone lock shuts for major upgrade

Athlone Lock is closing this week to allow for a substantial project to be carried out over the next six weeks.The lock was built...

Campaign to halt Derryadd wind farm intensifies

A group opposing the erection of massive wind turbines at Derryadd outside Lanesboro says it's gathering good evidence that it hope will help its...

John Gaffey

John Gaffey, Birchgrove, Ballinasloe, Co. Roscommon. Thursday, November 15th , peacefully in the care of the wonderful staff of University Hospital, Galway and...

Simon McGuinness

Simon McGuinness, Church Street, Roscommon and late of McGuinness’s Pharmacy, Main Street, Roscommon. Friday, November 16th peacefully in the loving care of the staff...

Helen O’Rourke (nee Carroll)

Helen O'Rourke (nee Carroll) Carrickport, Drumcong and Drumkeen, Aughnasheelin Co. Leitrim. Monday, November 12th, at Sligo University Hospital.Reposing at the Chapel at St. Patrick's Hospital,...
White House Hotel

LISTEN: Sadness as west Roscommon hotel shuts

A west Roscommon hotel has closed.Padraic Whelan has run the White House Hotel at Ballinlough since May of last year. He was renting...

LISTEN: Interview with major local employer

One of the midlands’ biggest employers is Grant Engineering in Birr, Co Offaly.The company was established in 1977 and is one of the...

PODCAST: Phase two of Castlerea food hub begins

The tendering process is under way for the second phase of the food hub in Castlerea.A total of €500,000 of state funding has...