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Saidbhb Greene looks back on first senior title

 Cootehall boxer Saidbhb Greene  was recently crowned the 60kgs boxing national champion. That is in fact her 11th national title, she has won 10...

Roscommon Line Up Two Challenge Games In Kiltoom

 The Roscommon Senior Football Team will serve up two “Christmas Crackers” in Kiltoom during the festive season. Two Challenge Games are lined up against...

Clinical Period In Second Half Sees Mohill Win Replay

 Mohill have claimed victory in the Leitrim League Semi Final Replay on a scoreline of 3-09 to 1-09 over Ballinamore Sean O’Heslins.A clinical period...

Leader Cup Success For County Champions Mullinalaghta

 After claiming a historic first championship title in 66 years St.Columbas Mullinalaghta added more silverware to the cabinet for 2016 as they beat Clonguish...

Wasps Sting Connacht With Bonus Point Win

 A set back to Connachts European Champions Cup ambitions as they suffered a 32-17 point defeat to English side Wasps at the Ricoh Arena...

Disappointment For Fionnuala McCormack In European Cross Country Championships

 It was disappointment for Fionnuala McCormack after being denied a medal by Turkey’s two Kenyan-born athletes at the European Cross Country Championships. Yasemin Can and...

GAA President moves to clarify comments attributed to him about the flag and anthem

 The President of the GAA, Aogán Ó Fearghail has last night moved to add some clarification to regards recent remarks attributed to him in connection...

Longfords Hurling Shinty International

 Longford Hurling Shinty International Karl Murray on Saturday SportSaturday Sport presenter Tony Ghee in conversation with Hurling shinty international Karl MurrayLongford senior intercounty hurler...

Cathal Cregg speaks about his intercounty future

 Western Gaels clubman Cathal Cregg has been speaking to John Lynch on Shannonside FM about his decision to take a step back from the...

Alan Mathews talks about pre-season preperations

 Longford Town boss Alan Mathews has been speaking to Tony Ghee on Saturday Sport on Shannonside Northern sound about Dundalk’s 12 game European exploits...
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Train delayed following ‘tragic’ incident at level crossing outside Mullingar

Dozens of passengers remain on a Connolly-Dublin train tonight outside of Mullingar following what has been described as a 'tragic incident.The 17.10 service has...

Fianna Fail plans to co-opt Michael Connellan to Longford County Council halted after technical...

Michael Connellan will not be replacing Joe Flaherty on Longford County Council after a meeting to rubber-stamp his co-option to the local authority was...

Harkin and Fitzmaurice join technical group to secure Dail speaking rights

Two Shannonside Independent TDs have now secured speaking right in the Dáil.Sligo Leitrim TD Marian Harkin, and Roscommon Galway's Michael Fitzmaurice have now paired...

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...

Joseph Joe Irwin.

Joseph Joe Irwin. Kilkenny West, Glasson, Athlone, Co Westmeath. Monday, 24th February peacefully at the regional hospital Mullingar. Reposing at his residence today Tuesday from four...

Una (Winifred) Bowes (nee Macken).

Una (Winifred) Bowes (nee Macken). Mail Road, Cappataggle, Ballinasloe, Galway and formerly of Lisdillure Drum Athlone. Peacefully at her residence after an illness bravely borne...

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...