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Brendan Guickan Takes Over Leitrim U20 Team

Brendan Guickan has been appointed Leitrim Under-20 manager for the 2021 season with Adrian Dockery taking over the minor team.Guickan a former Leitrim senior...

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...

Leitrim GAA 50 mile challenge getting World wide support

While all GAA action is on hold at the moment due to the restrictions surrounding the Coronavirus, fundraising is still something that is happening...
GAA

Preparing an Intercounty panel is like kicking at a moving goalpost

Cavan U20 manager Damien Donohoe has remarked that planning with the panel is like kicking at a moving goalpost.Having been appointed prior to Christmas,...
GAA-Hurling&Football

Leitrim Bow Out Of Connacht Minor Championship

Leitrim bowed out of the Connacht minor football championship after Galway produced a strong third final quarter to win out 2-17 to 12 points.Cillian...
Leitrim-GAA

Leitrim suffer heavy defeat against Mayo in the Nicky Rackard cup

Leitrim exited the Nicky Rackard Cup at the semi-final stages losing 3-23 to 1-11 to Mayo at Elverys McHale Park.The sides were deadlocked at...
Ladies-Football-Logo

Leitrim Ladies Set For Down Task

This is the second of two dead rubber fixtures this weekend, Down and Leitrim are out of the running for a semi-final place, after...
Leitrim-GAA

Terry Hyland Stays As Leitrim Boss For 2021

Leitrim GAA have confirmed that Terry Hyland will remain on as manager of the county's senior football squad for 2021.In a statement issued on...
Longford Hurling final

Leitrim Down Longford In Nicky Rackard Cup

Leitrim progressed to the semi-final of the Nicky Rackard Cup as Longford were relegated to the Lory Meagher Cup on a final score of...
Michelle-Guickan

Leitrim Ladies Face Meath Challenge

Meath are many people’s favourites to finally crack the Intermediate code after losing the last two Finals.But the Royals were given a real scare...
chef

There were 34 complaints made by people from the Shannonside region to the food...

Over sixty complaints were made to the food safety authority by people from the Shannonside Northern Sound region last year.In total almost 3,000...
Covid

There has been 76 Covid-19 related deaths recorded in the Shannonside region as of...

Cavan's death toll from Covid-19 per population is the highest in the country.Cavan has had 92 Covid-19 related deaths, Monaghan has had 69, Roscommon...
companies

Repeated vandalism has resulted in a decision not to fix public lighting at a...

Leitrim County Council has confirmed that repeated vandalism has resulted in a decision not to fix public lighting at a popular walking area...

Mary Healy (nee Smyth)

Mary Healy (nee Smyth)Drumnee, Newtowncashel, Co. Longford.Saturday, February 27th, peacefully at her residence surrounded by her loving family, in her 99th year.Mary's funeral mass...

Nell Connolly (nee Brady)

Nell Connolly (nee Brady)Newtown, Ballymacurley, Co. Roscommon. February 26th, peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Portiuncula University Hospital, Ballinasloe.Recently predeceased by her husband...

Gene Brady

Gene Brady25 Trumra Road, Granard, Co. Longford and formerly of 20 Colmcille Terrace, Granard.Friday, February 26th.He is predeceased by his mother and father, Patrick...
Italian

Podcast: Roald Dahl and Patricia Neal

With the release of the movie 'To Olivia' Edward Quinn from Boyle spoke to Joe Finnegan about working for the celebrity couple.Take a listen...
Italian

Podcast: JF Show Panel

MEP Chris MacManus, Longford councillor Uremu Adejimi and media skills tutor Noel D Walsh joined Joe Finnegan for this mornings panel.Take a listen here:
Italian

Podcast: Frustrations of living with Covid restrictions

Martin, Marian and Deputy Michael Ring speak to Joe Finnegan about living with Covid-19 restrictions.Take a listen here: