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Showdown between the provinces

Connacht captain John Muldoon will play his 300th game for the western province when they welcome Leinster to the Sportsground in the Guinness Pro-12...

Womens soccer: Colin Bell confirmed as the Head Coach for Team Ireland at the...

Senior national team  Head coach Colin Bell Head Coach will lead Team Ireland to this summer's World University Games in Chinese Taipei... Republic of Ireland...
GAA

Longford GAA Fixtures Published for this week

The Longford GAA fixtures have been published for the week ahead.  There is Juvenile League action to get the ball rolling this evening with...

Grand National to decide “Trainers Championship”

The €500,000 BoyleSports Irish Grand National could well be the race that decides the winner of this season’s National Hunt trainers’ championship and both...

Damien SHAW TAKES FIRST PROFESSIONAL STAGE WIN IN FRANCE

 Mullingar born Damien Shaw won the first stage of the Tour du Loir et Cher (2.2) in France yesterday securing his first ever professional...
Longford

Longford GAA fixtures

A busy week of action throughout the county gets underway tonight which sees Fr.Manning Gaels play Clonguish at Monaduff in round one of the...

Handball results

40x20 Ladies Intermediate & Senior Doubles All-Ireland Semi-finalSt. Coman's duo of Fiona Tully and Lauren O'Riordan had a very eventful weekend, playing the Intermediate...

Longford advance in Leinster Plate Competition

 Longford 35Athy 05Longford guaranteed their supporters another day out by securing a resounding win over a visiting Athy in the Provincial towns plate quarter...

Castlerea Celtic go top of Premier Division

Title holders Castlerea Celtic have gone top of the Premier Division of the Roscommon and District League following a 4 – 0 win over...

Leitrim GAA Club Action commences for 2017

In Leitrim GAA circles the main focus of attention switched back to the club scene over the weekend with a number of games down...

Athlone Institute of Technology awarded 2 million funding in the past year.

Researchers at Athlone Institute of Technology have been awarded €2 million euro from Enterprise Irelands Capital Fund for highly specialist equipment in the past...

Local Councillor is calling for speed signs and ramps to be in installed in...

A review of the need for speed ramps on the Old Tuam Road in Monksland is being sought by Cllr. John Naughten.Cllr. Naughten says...

Motorist in Leitrim detected of being under the influence of drugs

Gardaí in Leitrim detected a motorist driving under the influence of drugs earlier this week.The local Policing Unit detected a motorist driving in...

Margaret Kearney

Margaret Kearney. Granard Street, Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford. Thursday, 9th July peacefully in Mullingar General Hospital. Predeceased by her father Thomas and mother Helen, her brothers Sean...

Malachy Corcoran,

Malachy Corcoran, Crozon Downes, Sligo, formerly Ballyfarnon, Co. Roscommon. Thursday, July 9th. Peacefully, surrounded by his devoted wife and family and in the tender care...

Irene Hanlon (née Hamill)

Irene Hanlon (née Hamill) St Ciaran’s Park, Roscommon Town and formerly of Strokestown, Co Roscommon. July 8th, 2020; (Peacefully), in the devoted care of...
Italian

Podcast: Contact Tracing App and Need to Accomodate Older People

Celine Clarke- Head of advocacy in Age Action Ireland and Mildred Beirne spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about the new HSE contact tracing...
Italian

Podcast: Panel

Westmeath Independent and Offaly Independent editor Tadhg Carey, Former Sinn Fein TD Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin and Independent councillor in Monaghan Paudge Connolly.Take a listen...
Italian

Podcast: Health and Wellbeing

Mary Cunningham from Clones and Alone CEO Sean Moynihan spoke about Health and Wellbeing.Take a listen here: