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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...

Rathcline depart 2018 Leinster Championship

Rathcline (Longford) 0-13 Horeswood (Wexford) 1-11 in the Leinster Intermediate championship quarter final in New Ross.Horeswood finished with 12 players and Rathcline ended with...

Graham looking forward to Leinster Challenge

St Columba’s Mullinalaghta play Rhode of Offaly in the Leinster senior quarter final on Sunday at half one in Tullamore.The Longford side have won...

Rathcline Facing Tough Intermediate Trip To Wexford

It will be a long drive to New Ross for Rathcline this Saturday, but Liam Tully think’s Rathcline can make the Leinster intermediate semi-final.Wexford...

Fenn Backs Kenny for Ireland Job

It’s been a highly successful season for Dundalk with winning the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division and the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup this...

Table Topers Longford Seal Superb Comeback

Longford produce superb comeback to record 35-23 win over Tullow and move top of the league table, reports Tommy Butler.Longford continued their superb start...

Longford’s Winning Streak Continues

DSLP 29 Longford 34By Tommy ButlerLongford secured a great bonus point win in a high scoring match versus De La Salle Palmerston in Kilternan on...

Longford’s John Casey Set For Shinty International

Longford’s John Casey and Westmeath pair Tommy Doyle and Darragh Egerton have been included in Ireland’s shinty international squad for Saturday’s meeting with Scotland.Hurlers...

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...

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...

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...

May appoints new Brexit Secretary

Stephen Barclay has been appointed as Britain's new Brexit Secretary.He replaces Dominic Raab, who was among a number of high-profile resignations from Theresa May's...

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...