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Bronze For Leitrim’s Dearbhla Rooney

Dearbhla Rooney has claimed featherweight boxing bronze at the Youth Olympic Games in Argentina, Ireland’s fourth ever boxing medal in the competition.The Manorhamilton fighter...

Referee Development Plan Revealed

GAA President John Horan has unveiled a Referee Development Plan designed to maximise the recruitment and retention of match officials.The announcement was...

Mullinalaghta primed for Leinster

St Columba’s Mullinalaghta will return to action on the 11th of November in the Leinster senior club championship.The Longford champions will face the winners...

Connacht Club Fixtures Confirmed

The Connacht senior club championship fixtures and dates have been announced.Clann Na Ngael will play the Preliminary round on the 4th of November in...

County Final Highlighted strength of Leitrim Forwards

Leitrim will have a potent forward line for next season according to former Leitrim footballer Derek Kelleher.Aughawillan beat Mohill in the county senior final.Kelleher...

5 Things We Learnt: Ireland v Wales

We lost again, it’s now becoming Synonyms with an Irish team is a defeat and more worryingly defeats and not scoring in Dublin is...

Longford A Happy Home for International Side

Republic of Ireland 2 Netherlands 1The Republic of Ireland Under-19s came from behind to beat the Netherlands 2-1 in the City Calling Stadium.Tom Mohan's side...

Welsh Dragon Slays Ireland

Republic of Ireland 0 Wales 1By Dave Hooper in Aviva StadiumA toothless Ireland succumbed to another defeat in the Aviva Stadium all but ensuring their...

Rogers Praises Mullinalaghta’s Secret Ingrident Graham

Patrick Rogers praised Mickey Graham as St. Columba's Mullinalaghta made it three Longford senior football titles in-a-row.“I’ve been playing 15 years with Mullinalaghta” explained...

Relief For Harney as Clann Win Title

Clann Na Ngael derailed St Brigid’s hopes of winning three-in-a-row when capturing the 2018 Hodson Bay Hotel Roscommon senior football title. Clann claimed the...

Roscommon Hospital Action Committee has collected more than €50,000 in recent years

The Roscommon Hospital Action Committee has revealed it's collected more than €53,000 in recent years.The money has been spent on improvements at both Roscommon...

Planning permission for a number of sports pitches have been lodged with local authorities

Planning permission for a number of sports pitches have been lodged with local authorities across the Shannonside region over the past fortnight.In Leitrim, permission...

Emergency services at crash on N5 between Strokestown and Tarmonbarry

Gardai and emergency services are attending the scene of a crash on the N5 this evening between Tarmonbarry and Stokestown. The multi-vehicle incident is...

Patrick (Paddy) Dolan

Patrick (Paddy) Dolan Castleruby, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon Thursday October 18th, peacefully in his 89th year at University Hospital, Roscommon. Predeceased by his baby daughter Miriam. Deeply...

Laurence Dolan

Laurence Dolan Garryfliuch, Derradda, ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. Laurence Dolan, Garryfliugh, Derradda, Corraleehan, Co. Leitrim Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Thursday 18th October He will...

Hugh (Hubie) McAuley

Hugh (Hubie) McAuley.Tullynamaltra, Corlough, Co. Cavan. Wednesday, October, 17th surrounded by his family in the loving care of the nurses and staff at...

LISTEN: Lively debate on JF Show weekly panel

There were plenty of topics to debate on today's Joe Finnegan Show panel, such as Brexit, Denis Naughten's resignation as a minister and the...

LISTEN: Former Minister Denis Naughten shares details of Leo meeting

Following his shock resignation from the Cabinet table announced in Dáil Éireann yesterday, former Communications Minister Deputy Denis Naughten spoke live to The Joe...

PODCAST: Roscommon GAA apologises for overcharging cock-up

Roscommon GAA has been criticised for inadvertently overcharging some supporters to a recent championship match.A large number of those who attended the Roscommon...