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Podcast: Roscommon Ladies Football: Plan To Fruition

Roscommon ladies football are on the crest of a wave culminating in the senior intercounty team managed by Michael Finneran being crowned Connacht Intermediate...

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...

Woman’s body found in Castlerea

A woman whose body was found in a house in Castlerea has been named locally as Susan Seymour.The 66-year-old's remains were discovered at...

Gardai in Athlone investigating death of woman

Gardai in Athlone are investigating the death of a woman in the town last night.Gardai and ambulance services were called to a house on...

Expressions of interest welcome to supply and operate a mobile coffee dock in Longford

Longford councillor Gerry Warnock is welcoming the invitation for expressions of interest to supply and operate a mobile coffee dock at the mall in...

William Hoey

William Hoey Arden, Tullamore, Co. Offaly and late of Mullolagher, Longford. Saturday, November 17th, peacefully at the Regional Hospital, Tullamore. Reposing at O’Reilly’s Funeral Home, Harbour...

Bridget Rogers (nee Mahon)

Bridget Rogers (nee Mahon) Cullyfad, Killoe, Co. Longford. Peacefully in her 95th year in the excellent care of the staff at Lissadell Lodge, Laurel Lodge...

John Gaffey

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