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Ramblers Boss Looks Forward To Longford Tie

Cobh Ramblers complete their first series of fixtures in the SSE Airtricity league first division when hosting Longford Town at seven o’clock on Saturday...

Best Retiring From Profesional Rugby-Season’s End

Ulster and Ireland captain Rory Best has confirmed that he will retire from professional rugby when his current contract expires after the Rugby World...

Longford Town Prepare For Trip To Cobh

League leaders Longford Town are away to Cobh Ramblers in their next round of the SSE Airtricity League first division.It will be their eight...

Longford Ladies Set For League Semi-Final

Longford take on Meath in the division three semi-final of the Lidl National football league.The match takes place in Kinnegad on Saturday at 2.45pm.Longford...

Athlone Town Ready For Visit Of Galway

In soccer, Athlone Town hope to get back to winning ways in the SSE Airtricity League first division this weekend.The midlands club host Galway...

Eugene McGee Discusses Payment to GAA Managers

Former All-Ireland winning manager Eugene McGee believes county players in Gaelic Games will soon turn semi-professional.It’s being suggested that many managers are being paid...

Buccaneers In For Queens University Exam

Buccaneers play Queens University in Dubarry Park on Saturday in the opening round of All-Ireland League promotion/relegation fixtures on Saturday.Lose and the Athlone side...

Podcast: The Incredible Achievement of Tiger- Reviewed

Tiger Woods has achieved one of the greatest sporting comebacks in history by winning the Masters at Augusta.The 43 year old put a host...

John Delaney To Step Aside From FAI

John Delaney has offered to step aside as Executive Vice President at the FAI.However the move is pending the completion of an independent investigation...

Podcast: Connacht’s Incredible Season

It was a great weekend for Connacht and Ulster as they booked their place in the play-offs.Roscommon’s Jack Carty starred for Connacht in their 29-22...
Trains

Irish Rail hoping on-board security officers will reduce anti-social behaviour on local trains

Irish Rail is hoping that on board officers will help reduce the number of incidents of anti-social behaviour on train services serving the Shannonside...

Calls for local Special Needs Schools to be given special insurance status

There are calls for Special Needs Schools to be given special status when it comes to insurance.St Teresa's school in Ballinasloe has been hit...

PODCAST: Former patient vows to continue Rosalie unit fight

Those protesting against the closure of the Rosalie unit in Castlerea insist the campaign will continue.  There were tense scenes at a demonstration outside the...

Barney (Bernard) Lynch.

Barney (Bernard) Lynch. Curraughmore, Keenagh, Co. Longford. Monday 22nd April. Peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Costello's Nursing Home, Ballyleague and Portiuncula...

Deirdre Russell (nee Kenny)

Deirdre Russell (nee Kenny) Larchfield House, Ballinalone, Drumraney, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Friday, 19th April suddenly at her residence. Removal tomorrow (Wed) to St. Mary’s church, Moate for...

Maura Mc’Cormack (nee Glynn)

Maura Mc’Cormack (nee Glynn) Palmerstown, Dublin 20 and formerly of Crannaghmore, Athlone. Monday, April, 22nd Reposing at her residence in Palmerstown on (Thurs) from four...

Podcast: Saturday Connection 20th April 2019

Charlie McGettigan presents a host of guests, chat and music on the Saturday Connection. The programme was broadcast on the 20th of April 2019.So...

Side By Side 21st April 2019

Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.Patsy Lee Joins Eamonn and Tony as they reflect on how it is...

Podcast: Last Amateurs-Ulster 1999 European Champions

It was a Heineken Champions Cup weekend and the world is enjoying a feast of Rugby.It’s remarkable to think that twenty years ago Ulster...