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Neighbouring counties to meet in Hastings Cup semi final

It’s the Semi Final stages of the Hastings Cup and the final four sees Leitrim and Longford do battle for a spot in the...

Audio Update: Drumshanbo VS in National Volleyball final today

It’s a big day for Drumshanbo Vocational School as they face St.Brigids Loughrea in the Cadette A Boys National Volleyball FinalThe two most successful...

John Muldoon signs on for 15th season with Connacht

John Muldoon has today signed a contract which will bring his time with Connacht through to a 15th season.The province Captain has re-signed for...

Munster GAA introduce U25 grade

Munster Chairman Jerry O’Sullivan has confirmed that the province will introduce an U25 grade this summer for hurling and may also use the format...

Update: Dermot Earley appointed as new GPA Chief Executive

Former Kildare player Dermot Earley has been appointed as the new chief executive of the Gaelic Players Association (GPA).The 38-year-old has been president of the players’...
Leitrim-GAA

Leitrim Supporters Club launch in Croke Park

This year’s Leitrim Supporters Club launch in Croke Park is this Thursday, January 19th with the event to get underway at 7:30pm.The county’s 1994...

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...

Buccaneers face daunting semi-final clash with Cork Con

Buccaneers Rebel County bound for Bateman Cup Semi-finalBUCCANEERS will face the defending champions, Cork Constitution in the semi-final of the Bateman Cup at Temple...

Met Eireann issues snow/ice warning for Leitrim, Sligo and Donegal

A status yellow snow/ice warning has been issued for Leitrim, Sligo and Donegal.The warning came into effect at 9 am this morning and goes...
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Chief Medical Office defends advice to cancel Six Nations Italy match

 The country's Chief Medical Officer is defending its advice for Ireland to cancel its Six Nations Match against Italy.The Health Minister and IRFU will...

Appeal is made against planning permission for new pharmacy in Ballinamore

An Bord Pleanala has received an appeal against planning permission granted earlier this year for a new pharmacy in Ballinamore.Last month Leitrim County Council...

Michael Farrell

Michael Farrell. Doory, Ballymahon, Co. Longford. Tuesday February 25th 2020, in Mullingar Regional Hospital. Deeply regretted by his sisters, Sr Mary Eustace (San Antonio), Margaret...

Alice Rahill (née Harrington)

Alice Rahill (née Harrington) Crumlin, Dublin and late of Rathcroghan, Tulsk, Co. Roscommon), Sunday, 23 February suddenly, but peacefully, surrounded by her family, in...

Shannonside retrofits receive almost 400k in SEAI funding in 2019

Almost four hundred thousand euro in home energy grants were distributed to households in the Shannonside region.According to the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland,...

Podcast: The Big Breakfast

Eating a big breakfast rather than a large dinner may prevent obesity and high blood sugar, according to study which may lead to better clinical dietary...

Podcast: Mortgages

Mortgage interest rates which are among the highest in Europe have been falling steadily over the past few years and o yesterday the state’s...

Podcast: Politicians and St Patrick’s Day

Cavan cathaoirleach Shane P O'Reilly and Roscommon journalist Brian Cunniffe spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about politicians going abroad to represent their councils on...