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Conway praises Cunniffe & Beirne for role in Carrick win

Carrick Hurlers will face either Monaghan or Birmingham opposition in the AIB All-Ireland Junior Club Hurling Semi-Finals as manager Olcan Conway paid tribute to the impact Conor Beirne & Clement Cunniffe have had on the new Connacht Champions.

Last weekend saw Castleblayney of

yesterday 17:16
Celebrating 100 years of Drama in Carrigallen with 15th One Act Festival this weekend

Get ready for an action-packed weekend in Carrigallen as the cream of amateur dramatics from all over Ireland compete in the The Corn Mill Theatre’s One Act Drama Festival! Over this weekend of the 16th, 17th and 18th of November 12 groups will compete to gain a place in the

yesterday 17:16
Leitrim deaths - Monday, November 12, 2018 - evening update

The following deaths have taken place in Leitrim and surrounding areas:

Valmor Tidbury, Lough Rynn Drive ,Tawnaghmore, Mohill, Co Leitrim Recently pre-deceased by his loving wife Bridget (Bridie). Valmor will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his family, daughters Fiona,

yesterday 16:03
Leitrim GAA Fixtures & Results

Saturday November 17

Pyramid Bookmakers Junior B Final: Aughawillan v Fenagh St. Caillin’s in Ballinamore 2.00

Sunday November 18

U20 A Championship Semi-Finals: Leitrim Gaels v Melvin Gaels in Leitrim 12.00; St. Manchan’s v Ballinamore Sean O’Heslin’s in Mohill 12.00.

yesterday 14:55
Sligo Leitrim & District Soccer Fixtures & Results

Tuesday November 13

Girls U16: Strand Celtic v Benbulben 7.00

Wednesday November 14

FAI Womens U14 Cup: Yeats United v Real Tubber 7.00

Thursday November 15

U17: Strand Celtic v Manor Rangers 7.00

Friday November 16

U15: Group A: Carrick Town v Merville

yesterday 12:34
Showery conditions today for Leitrim

Showery today, with occasional sunny breaks. Showers will become more widespread this afternoon and evening. Some of the showers will be heavy and thundery with a risk of hail. Mostly moderate southerly breezes, will veer southwest this evening and freshen. Highest temperatures of 9 to 11

yesterday 12:34
Consultant appointed to progress new Hartley Bridge project

Fine Gael Senator Frank Feighan has welcomed confirmation from Leitrim County Council that a consultant has been appointed to prepare the design and contract documents for a new bridge at Hartley, Carrick-on-Shannon.

“I understand that these contract documents will be ready in the first

yesterday 11:26
37 patients on trolleys at Sligo University Hospital today

Today's report from the Irish Nurses and Midwives' Organisation shows that there are 37 patients on trolleys in Sligo University

478 admitted patients are waiting for beds nationally this morning, according to today’s INMO Trolley Watch.

321 are waiting in the emergency department,

yesterday 11:26
Bundoran RNLI assists surfer safely to shore

Bundoran RNLI assisted a surfer safely to shore last Saturday, November 10 after a member of the public raised the alarm.

A member of the public spotted someone they thought to be in difficulty and waving their arm off Rougey Point in Bundoran. The Irish Coast Guard requested the

yesterday 11:26
Deaths in Leitrim, Monday, November 12, 2018

The following deaths have taken place in Leitrim and surrounding areas:

John Keaney, Bridge Street, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim

John Keaney, Bridge Street, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co.Leitrim. November 9th 2018 (suddenly) at home. Pre-deceased by his son Mark. Deeply regretted and

yesterday 10:14
BREAKING: McCormack steps down from Aughawillan post

Clubs the length and breadth of the country will be on the alert with the news that Tommy McCormack is to step down from his role as Aughawillan manager following the club’s loss in the AIB Connacht Club Championship Semi-Final on Sunday.

The Killoe man, who guided Aughawillan to the

yesterday 23:04
Clinical Ballintubber too good for brave Aughawillan

A clinical Ballintubber ended Aughawillan’s dreams of Connacht glory in devastating style with three goals in an eight minute spell during the second half of Sunday’s AIB Connacht Club Championship Semi-Final.

The final scoreline in Avantcard Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada might indicate a

2018-11-11 22:46
Tommy Fleming to play St Patrick's Church, Mohill

Voice of Ireland Tommy Fleming will embark on a Nationwide Tour following the release of his latest CD and DVD Voice of Hope II.

Fleming plays St Patrick’s Church, Mohill on Friday November 30 at 8pm. Admission by prepaid ticket only. Tickets on sale from Paul’s of Mohill, Mulveys

2018-11-11 18:07
Community invited to Official Opening of new North West Hospice Charity Shop in Sligo

North West Hospice would like to invite the local community along to join them for the official opening of their new charity shop at Quay Street, Sligo on Thursday November 15, at 12 midday. 

The large unit is situated on Quay Street, Sligo, near to Gary’s Cycles and next door to

2018-11-11 15:47
Sligo University Hospital is holding a Bereavement Information and Awareness Event

Sligo University Hospital is holding a Bereavement Information and Awareness Event in the main foyer of the hospital on Tuesday, 13 November from 10.30am to 3pm. The event is open to members of the public and staff of the hospital.

Ann Hayes is the End of Life Care Co-ordinator at the

2018-11-11 14:38
The Glens Centre aspires to be the 'The home of Leitrim arts'

The new Director of The Glens Centre,  Brendan Murray knows he has some challenges to overcome but he is brimming with ideas, passion and experience to transform The Glens and bring it back to a level footing.

The Glens Centre  has endured some instability,  going through

2018-11-11 13:29
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Conway praises Cunniffe & Beirne for role in Carrick win

Carrick Hurlers will face either Monaghan or Birmingham opposition in the AIB All-Ireland Junior Club Hurling Semi-Finals as manager Olcan Conway paid tribute to the impact Conor Beirne & Clement Cunniffe have had on the new Connacht Champions.

Last weekend saw Castleblayney of

yesterday 17:16
Celebrating 100 years of Drama in Carrigallen with 15th One Act Festival this weekend

Get ready for an action-packed weekend in Carrigallen as the cream of amateur dramatics from all over Ireland compete in the The Corn Mill Theatre’s One Act Drama Festival! Over this weekend of the 16th, 17th and 18th of November 12 groups will compete to gain a place in the

yesterday 17:16
Leitrim deaths - Monday, November 12, 2018 - evening update

The following deaths have taken place in Leitrim and surrounding areas:

Valmor Tidbury, Lough Rynn Drive ,Tawnaghmore, Mohill, Co Leitrim Recently pre-deceased by his loving wife Bridget (Bridie). Valmor will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his family, daughters Fiona,

yesterday 16:03
Leitrim GAA Fixtures & Results

Saturday November 17

Pyramid Bookmakers Junior B Final: Aughawillan v Fenagh St. Caillin’s in Ballinamore 2.00

Sunday November 18

U20 A Championship Semi-Finals: Leitrim Gaels v Melvin Gaels in Leitrim 12.00; St. Manchan’s v Ballinamore Sean O’Heslin’s in Mohill 12.00.

yesterday 14:55
Sligo Leitrim & District Soccer Fixtures & Results

Tuesday November 13

Girls U16: Strand Celtic v Benbulben 7.00

Wednesday November 14

FAI Womens U14 Cup: Yeats United v Real Tubber 7.00

Thursday November 15

U17: Strand Celtic v Manor Rangers 7.00

Friday November 16

U15: Group A: Carrick Town v Merville

yesterday 12:34
Showery conditions today for Leitrim

Showery today, with occasional sunny breaks. Showers will become more widespread this afternoon and evening. Some of the showers will be heavy and thundery with a risk of hail. Mostly moderate southerly breezes, will veer southwest this evening and freshen. Highest temperatures of 9 to 11

yesterday 12:34
Consultant appointed to progress new Hartley Bridge project

Fine Gael Senator Frank Feighan has welcomed confirmation from Leitrim County Council that a consultant has been appointed to prepare the design and contract documents for a new bridge at Hartley, Carrick-on-Shannon.

“I understand that these contract documents will be ready in the first

yesterday 11:26
37 patients on trolleys at Sligo University Hospital today

Today's report from the Irish Nurses and Midwives' Organisation shows that there are 37 patients on trolleys in Sligo University

478 admitted patients are waiting for beds nationally this morning, according to today’s INMO Trolley Watch.

321 are waiting in the emergency department,

yesterday 11:26
Bundoran RNLI assists surfer safely to shore

Bundoran RNLI assisted a surfer safely to shore last Saturday, November 10 after a member of the public raised the alarm.

A member of the public spotted someone they thought to be in difficulty and waving their arm off Rougey Point in Bundoran. The Irish Coast Guard requested the

yesterday 11:26
Deaths in Leitrim, Monday, November 12, 2018

The following deaths have taken place in Leitrim and surrounding areas:

John Keaney, Bridge Street, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim

John Keaney, Bridge Street, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co.Leitrim. November 9th 2018 (suddenly) at home. Pre-deceased by his son Mark. Deeply regretted and

yesterday 10:14
BREAKING: McCormack steps down from Aughawillan post

Clubs the length and breadth of the country will be on the alert with the news that Tommy McCormack is to step down from his role as Aughawillan manager following the club’s loss in the AIB Connacht Club Championship Semi-Final on Sunday.

The Killoe man, who guided Aughawillan to the

yesterday 23:04
Clinical Ballintubber too good for brave Aughawillan

A clinical Ballintubber ended Aughawillan’s dreams of Connacht glory in devastating style with three goals in an eight minute spell during the second half of Sunday’s AIB Connacht Club Championship Semi-Final.

The final scoreline in Avantcard Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada might indicate a

2018-11-11 22:46
Tommy Fleming to play St Patrick's Church, Mohill

Voice of Ireland Tommy Fleming will embark on a Nationwide Tour following the release of his latest CD and DVD Voice of Hope II.

Fleming plays St Patrick’s Church, Mohill on Friday November 30 at 8pm. Admission by prepaid ticket only. Tickets on sale from Paul’s of Mohill, Mulveys

2018-11-11 18:07
Community invited to Official Opening of new North West Hospice Charity Shop in Sligo

North West Hospice would like to invite the local community along to join them for the official opening of their new charity shop at Quay Street, Sligo on Thursday November 15, at 12 midday. 

The large unit is situated on Quay Street, Sligo, near to Gary’s Cycles and next door to

2018-11-11 15:47
Sligo University Hospital is holding a Bereavement Information and Awareness Event

Sligo University Hospital is holding a Bereavement Information and Awareness Event in the main foyer of the hospital on Tuesday, 13 November from 10.30am to 3pm. The event is open to members of the public and staff of the hospital.

Ann Hayes is the End of Life Care Co-ordinator at the

2018-11-11 14:38
The Glens Centre aspires to be the 'The home of Leitrim arts'

The new Director of The Glens Centre,  Brendan Murray knows he has some challenges to overcome but he is brimming with ideas, passion and experience to transform The Glens and bring it back to a level footing.

The Glens Centre  has endured some instability,  going through

2018-11-11 13:29
Latest news from Leitrim
yesterday 17:16 Conway praises Cunniffe & Beirne for role in Carrick win
yesterday 17:16 Celebrating 100 years of Drama in Carrigallen with 15th One Act Festival this weekend
yesterday 16:03 Leitrim deaths - Monday, November 12, 2018 - evening update
yesterday 14:55 Leitrim GAA Fixtures & Results
yesterday 12:34 Sligo Leitrim & District Soccer Fixtures & Results
yesterday 12:34 Showery conditions today for Leitrim
yesterday 11:26 Consultant appointed to progress new Hartley Bridge project
yesterday 11:26 37 patients on trolleys at Sligo University Hospital today
yesterday 11:26 Bundoran RNLI assists surfer safely to shore
yesterday 10:14 Deaths in Leitrim, Monday, November 12, 2018
yesterday 23:04 BREAKING: McCormack steps down from Aughawillan post
2018-11-11 22:46 Clinical Ballintubber too good for brave Aughawillan
2018-11-11 18:07 Tommy Fleming to play St Patrick's Church, Mohill
2018-11-11 15:47 Community invited to Official Opening of new North West Hospice Charity Shop in Sligo
2018-11-11 14:38 Sligo University Hospital is holding a Bereavement Information and Awareness Event
2018-11-11 13:29 The Glens Centre aspires to be the 'The home of Leitrim arts'
2018-11-11 12:19 Poll: Are female-only professorial posts a good idea?
2018-11-11 10:07 Deaths in Leitrim, Sunday, November 11, 2018
2018-11-10 19:16 Why so few women TDs? 100 years of women's votes event
2018-11-10 15:49 So here's what €13.5m will buy you near Mullingar
2018-11-10 11:11 Met Eireann weather forecast for the weekend
2018-11-10 11:11 Deaths in Leitrim, Saturday, November 10, 2018
2018-11-10 11:11 Video: Watch Leitrim's newest mural being painted
2018-11-10 11:11 The Saturday weather forecast isn't looking the best......
2018-11-09 18:22 Iarnrod Éireann has released a new draft timetable for its Sligo -Dublin service
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2018-11-09 17:10 Donal O’ Kelly: Bat the Father, Rabbit the Son comes to The Dock
2018-11-09 17:10 Fianna Fáil spokesperson confirms Cllr Sinead Guckian has refused party nomination
2018-11-09 14:56 Minister must move on funding for N4 before lives are lost warns Sligo/Leitrim Deputy
2018-11-09 14:56 Drainage works begin on Cloone River
2018-11-09 13:38 Sligo University Hospital is holding a Bereavement Information and Awareness Event
2018-11-09 13:38 Anger over inadequate funding for home care in Leitrim
2018-11-09 13:38 28 patients on trolleys in Sligo Hospital today
2018-11-09 13:38 Planning submitted to extend Four Masters NS, Kinough
2018-11-09 12:25 Deaths in Leitrim, Friday, November 9, 2018
2018-11-09 11:16 Poll: Are you getting the recommended 2.5 hours of exercise each week?
2018-11-09 11:16 Bad weather is on the way today for Leitrim and surrounding areas
2018-11-08 18:20 Status Yellow wind warning issued for Connacht
2018-11-08 17:11 Nominations sought from Leitrim for Adult Learning STAR Awards
2018-11-08 17:11 Gardai investigating criminal damage at Sligo national school
2018-11-08 15:59 Mulvey's Childrens Book Competition
2018-11-08 14:50 Increase in IDA visits for Leitrim for 2018
2018-11-08 14:50 Documentary on Kiltyclogher Village to air next week
2018-11-08 13:38 376 Leitrim father take up paid paternity leave
2018-11-08 12:29 Deaths in Leitrim - Thursday, November 8, 2018
2018-11-08 11:26 Bright and mainly dry for today
2018-11-07 18:43 Some power restored but 54 still affected by Drumshanbo outage
2018-11-07 18:43 Update: Tesco in Carrick-on-Shannon reopens after pest control issue
2018-11-07 17:40 Seamus O'Rourke's play 'And Thank You' in The Bush Hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon
2018-11-07 17:40 Tesco Carrick-on-Shannon temporarily closed
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