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Longford are into Hastings cup final after winning Shannonside derby

A David McGivney inspired Longford side defeated neighbours Leitrim by 2-13 to 3-08 to book their place in the Hastings Cup Final . McGivney...

Longford marathons Inaugral starter Noel Henry fondly remembered

Well known marathon runner Liam Fenelon from Longford who has completed 303 Marathons joined Tony Ghee in studio on Sportsbeat on Shannonside FM to...

Longford Rugby First Fifteen victory propels them back to top of the table

Longford Performance XV went back to the top of Division Two A of the Leinster League thanks to a comprehensive win over Roscrea at...

Upcoming Longford and District Schoolsboys soccer fixtures

The latest fixture list for the Longford and District Schoolboys and Schoolgirls Soccer League has been unveiled with matches from under 12 up to...

Martin Skelly speaks about his vision for the GAA ahead of his Presidential bid

The 24th and 25th of February sees the GAA’s 2017 Congress takes place in Croke Park this year.A number of motions will be put forward on...
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Longford register second O’Byrne Cup win

Denis Connerton's Longford football side defeated IT Carlow by 8 points today in their final group game in the 2017 O'Byrne Cup.  Last year's beaten finalists...

Longford manager Denis Connerton calls for College teams to Withdraw from the O’Byrne Cup.

The Longford senior football team manager, Denis Connerton has called for college teams to withdraw from the O'Byrne cup competition. The Longford boss in his...

Awards Success for Leanne Kiernan

There was great news for the Shannonside Northernsound region yesterday when it came to the FAI Ladies Awards.Shelbourne star player Noelle Murray, won THE FAI...

Longford Defeat Offaly in O’Byrne Cup

The Longford senior football team registered their opening points in the 2017 O’Byrne cup last night when they go the better of a poor and...
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Longford in O’Byrne Cup action tonight

Longford play the second round of their O’Byrne Cup tonight at Pairc Chiaran in Newtowncashel.Offaly are the visitors and come into the game after...
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Gardaí appeal for information after Newtownforbes burglary

Gardai in Longford are appealing for the public's help following burglary in a home and nearby beauty salon in Newtownforbes last month.The incident occurred...

Longford litter warden issues warning after rise in fly tipping

Litter wardens across the Shannonside Northern Sound region are continuing to enforce the law in respect of illegal dumping.There's concern over a rise in...

Almost €135,000 in pensions paid to local former TDs and Senators

Almost €135,000 was paid out to 25 former TDs and Senators in the Shannonside Northern Sound region during the first two months of this...

Teresa (Tess) Gallogly (nee Roddy)

Teresa (Tess) Gallogly (nee Roddy),Curraghatowney, Drumreilly and formerly Kiltymooden, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. Sunday 5th April 2020 Peacefully following a long illness,...

Paul Herraty

Paul Herraty Ballyleague, Co Roscommon. Saturday April 4th, Peacefully at his home with all his family at his bedside. He will be very sadly missed...

Patrick (Paddy) Egan

Patrick (Paddy) Egan Killeroran, Ballygar, Co. Galway. April 4th, 2020 peacefully at R.U.H. Predeceased by his brother Gerard and sister Emily. Sadly missed by his...
Conor-Connelly

Conor Connelly Tribute By Fergal O’Dowd

The passsing occurred of former Roscommon County Footballer Conor Connelly on Saturday March 28th.Connelly was a member of the Roscommon senior football team which...
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Podcast: Panel 3rd April

On the JF Show Panel this weekFine Gael TD Peter BurkeIFA Chairperson Elizabeth OrmistonIrish Times journalist Ronan McGreevyTake a listen here:
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Podcast: Michael Kelly

GIY founder and Grow,Cook,Eat co-presenter Michael Kelly spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about how to grow your own food under the current circumstances...