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Ringrose Returns To Leinster Side For Munster Derby

Leo Cullen as recalled Gary Ringrose to the centre of the Leinster team for tomorrow night’s inter-pro derby with Munster in Thomond Park.Garry Ringrose...
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Athletics World Mourns Jerry Kiernan Passing

Irish athletics is in mourning after the sudden passing of Jerry Kiernan.Kiernan finished ninth in the 1984 Olympic Marathon were team John Tracey took...

Croke Park set to get €71 million uplift

The GAA is set to spend an estimated €71 million on redeveloping Croke Park by expanding its conference and hospitality facilities and upgrading its...
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Michael Darragh MacAuley calls it a day with Dublin

Dublin's Michael Darragh MacAuley has retired from inter county football after a 10 years at the summit of the game.The Ballyboden St Enda's midfielder...

Emlyn Mulligan set to feature for Sligo club St Marys

Leitrims Emyln Mulligan is set to play his club football in Sligo should it return this year as he has transferred to St Marys.The...

North West 200 is cancelled for the 2nd year running

The North West 200 have been cancelled for the 2nd year running due to the Coronavirus.The popular motorcycle road race which is run by...

SSE Airtricity to sponsor Women’s National league

The Football Association of Ireland has today announced SSE Airtricity as the new title sponsor of the Women’s National League while it has also...
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Column: Sigerson Cup Cancellation No Real Loss

Which player has the most Sigerson cup winner’s medals as captain?If that question was thrown in at your next Zoom quiz night, I’d be...

Brian Noonan appointed manager of the Longford Ladies

Brian Noonan has been appointed the new manager for the Longford Ladies senior team. .The Edgeworthstown native takes over from Enda Sheridan who stepped...
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Can the GAA avoid bursting the “Covid” Bubble

Mid-January, 10 months into restrictions, lockdowns, opening up, locking down again, level 5 back to 2 up to 3 over to Level 5 plus...
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Libraries may be closed under Level 5 but e-books, online magazines as well as...

The public is being reminded the libraries in the Shannonside Northern Sound region provide many more services than just book loans.Local libraries have recorded...
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A man is due in court later in connection with the discovery of a...

A man is due in court later in connection with the discovery of a cannabis growhouse in Co Longford.It was located following a search...

The first Leitrim nursing home resident to receive Covid vaccine says there is now...

The first Leitrim nursing home resident to receive the Covid vaccine this week says there is now light at end of the tunnel.88-year-old Eddie...

Nicola Bergin

Nicola Bergin, Lisbrack, Longford and formerly of Main Street, Longford. 23rd January 2021, peacefully at the residence of her sister Ann at Árd Michael, Longford....

Winnie Mulligan nee McGoldrick

Winnie Mulligan (nee McGoldrick), Cornakelly, Moyne, Co. Longford. January 23rd. Peacefully at the Sunset Lodge, St Joseph’s care home Longford.Pre-deceased by her husband Sonny. Deeply regretted...

SONNY SHEA

SONNY SHEA Lisnaria, Roscommon. January 23rd, 2021; (Peacefully), at his home, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Betty and much loved...
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Podcast: Mary McAleese

Former President of Ireland Mary McAleese spoke to Joe Finnegan on Friday's JF Show.Take a listen here:
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Podcast: Jimmy Jests

Longford comedian Jimmy Jests spoke to Joe Finnegan on Thursday's JF Show about providing comedy in these lockdown times through social media.Take a listen...

Side By Side January 17th 2021

 Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.So join Eamonn and Tony as they play great music and talk about...