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Sligo Leitrim & District Soccer Fixtures & Results

Tuesday January 22

Girls U18: Strand Celtic v Yeats United 7.00

Wednesday January 23

U18: Ballisodare United v Benbulben 7.00

Thursday January 24

U12: Group A: Strand Celtic v Arrow Harps 7.00

Friday January 25

Girls U18: Manor Rangers v Yeats United

yesterday 17:58
Boyle native's studio Cartoon Saloon nominated for yet another Oscar

Senator Frank Feighan has congratulated fellow Boyle native Paul Young whose animation studio Cartoon Saloon has just been nominated for yet another Oscar.

“The company’s short film ‘Late Afternoon’ has been nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Animated Short

yesterday 16:55
Watch | Matt Carthy raises failure of Irish Forestry policy at European Committee

Sinn Féin MEP for the Midlands North West, Matt Carthy, has raised the failure of Irish Forestry policy with Commissioner Phil Hogan during an interaction at the European Parliament’s Agriculture & Rural Development committee.

Commissioner Hogan attended the special

yesterday 16:55
"Our long walk to freedom continues" says Leitrim TD on 100th anniversary of Dáil Eireann

Sinn Féin TD, Martin Kenny writes on the 100th anniversary of the first Dáil, outlining the Republican vision of those who established an all-Ireland parliament in 1919. He says that many of the problems faced by the people of Ireland a hundred years ago have not

yesterday 15:52
Be Part of Leitrim’s next greatest success

Some of Leitrim’s greatest successes and probably the majority of the county’s All Ireland titles have come from Leitrim’s long involvement in the National Community Games.

Stars of the future are born and in many cases go on to represent their country but the biggest legacy of the

yesterday 14:49
Mild conditions to return to Leitrim by end of week

Met Éireann has said that the current cold snap will give way to milder weather later this week.

The latest forecasts show weather will become very unsettled with much milder weather through Thursday, Friday and into the weekend.

Very changeable and unsettled weather for the

yesterday 14:49
Cawley apppointed as new Leitrim Ladies Senior manager

Sligo's Gavin Cawley has been appointed the manager of the Leitrim Ladies Senior football team ahead of the team's opening Lidl Ladies NFL Division 4 fixture against Antrim on Sunday week, February 3.

The current IT Sligo Ladies team manager and former Sligo Men's County Board PRO had his

yesterday 11:40
Tesco staff in Carrick-on-Shannon to strike again this weekend

Workers at Tesco in Carrick-on-Shannon will once again picket the store this Saturday, January 26.

The Tesco staff in Carrick-on-Shannon and Sligo will both strike on Saturday as part on the "ongoing" dispute  over local working hours and contracts and

yesterday 10:37
Ambulance staff striking nationwide today

500 ambulance personnel have walked off the job this morning (Tuesday, January 22) in a row over union recognition. 

Members of the Psychiatric Nurses Association are picketing at bases nationwide until 5pm this evening.

Ambulance personnel who belong to the PNA want the HSE to

yesterday 10:37
Deaths in Leitrim - Tuesday, January 22, 2019

The following deaths have occurred in Leitrim and the surrounding areas:

Muriel Gilchrist (née Flanagan), Drumdart, Eslin Bridge, Mohill, Leitrim

Peacefully, in her 98th year, on Sunday 20th January 2019, surrounded by her family in the loving care of the staff at Aras

yesterday 09:34
It will be very, very, very cold today in Leitrim - wrap up well!

Today will be very cold, with bright or sunny spells and showers, some of hail, sleet and snow, especially during the morning, but mostly of rain and sleet during the day, with any snow showers most likely over high ground. Maximum temperatures just 3 to 6 Celsius, in moderate to fresh westerly

yesterday 09:34
Garda warning issued as one motorist has lucky escape in North Leitrim

Gardai are urging motorists to slow down and leave plenty of space between themselves and other vehicles this morning as icy roads have led to a number of incidents.

One motorist in North Leitrim had a very lucky escape this morning near Glencar. Gardai on patrol discovered the

yesterday 09:34
Status Yellow: Ice and snow warning issued for Leitrim

Met Éireann has issued as Status Yellow snow and ice warning for tonight  (Monday, January 21) and into tomorrow.

Icy and slippery conditions expected due to accumulation of ice and snow on untreated surfaces.

Scattered sleet and snow showers most frequent across Ulster

2019-01-21 20:52
Leitrim's Dave Duke for new iRadio show

Glenade native, Dave Duke will take over iRadio's Drive-Time show "The Lift" this week.

Dave Duke has presented the late night show on iRadio since March 2017 and is a well-known club DJ across the country and previously wore the number 1 jersey between the sticks for Melvin

2019-01-21 17:43
Christmas rush gives way to new season

To all readers of this column, I would like to wish you all a very happy 2019. After all the fuss and rush of the Christmas period, things have quietened and slowly but surely anglers are starting to emerge to test their skills.

It was a very nice surprise to open my emails last week and

2019-01-21 16:40
Ladies must ensure drama of last two years is not repeated

Drama over, crisis averted as Ladies football will take place in Leitrim in 2019 but a lot of work remains to be done to avert the situation repeating itself in the years ahead.

Some may have felt the threat to Ladies football in the county, at club and county level, was a dramatic ruse to

2019-01-21 16:40
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Sligo Leitrim & District Soccer Fixtures & Results

Tuesday January 22

Girls U18: Strand Celtic v Yeats United 7.00

Wednesday January 23

U18: Ballisodare United v Benbulben 7.00

Thursday January 24

U12: Group A: Strand Celtic v Arrow Harps 7.00

Friday January 25

Girls U18: Manor Rangers v Yeats United

yesterday 17:58
Boyle native's studio Cartoon Saloon nominated for yet another Oscar

Senator Frank Feighan has congratulated fellow Boyle native Paul Young whose animation studio Cartoon Saloon has just been nominated for yet another Oscar.

“The company’s short film ‘Late Afternoon’ has been nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Animated Short

yesterday 16:55
Watch | Matt Carthy raises failure of Irish Forestry policy at European Committee

Sinn Féin MEP for the Midlands North West, Matt Carthy, has raised the failure of Irish Forestry policy with Commissioner Phil Hogan during an interaction at the European Parliament’s Agriculture & Rural Development committee.

Commissioner Hogan attended the special

yesterday 16:55
"Our long walk to freedom continues" says Leitrim TD on 100th anniversary of Dáil Eireann

Sinn Féin TD, Martin Kenny writes on the 100th anniversary of the first Dáil, outlining the Republican vision of those who established an all-Ireland parliament in 1919. He says that many of the problems faced by the people of Ireland a hundred years ago have not

yesterday 15:52
Be Part of Leitrim’s next greatest success

Some of Leitrim’s greatest successes and probably the majority of the county’s All Ireland titles have come from Leitrim’s long involvement in the National Community Games.

Stars of the future are born and in many cases go on to represent their country but the biggest legacy of the

yesterday 14:49
Mild conditions to return to Leitrim by end of week

Met Éireann has said that the current cold snap will give way to milder weather later this week.

The latest forecasts show weather will become very unsettled with much milder weather through Thursday, Friday and into the weekend.

Very changeable and unsettled weather for the

yesterday 14:49
Cawley apppointed as new Leitrim Ladies Senior manager

Sligo's Gavin Cawley has been appointed the manager of the Leitrim Ladies Senior football team ahead of the team's opening Lidl Ladies NFL Division 4 fixture against Antrim on Sunday week, February 3.

The current IT Sligo Ladies team manager and former Sligo Men's County Board PRO had his

yesterday 11:40
Tesco staff in Carrick-on-Shannon to strike again this weekend

Workers at Tesco in Carrick-on-Shannon will once again picket the store this Saturday, January 26.

The Tesco staff in Carrick-on-Shannon and Sligo will both strike on Saturday as part on the "ongoing" dispute  over local working hours and contracts and

yesterday 10:37
Ambulance staff striking nationwide today

500 ambulance personnel have walked off the job this morning (Tuesday, January 22) in a row over union recognition. 

Members of the Psychiatric Nurses Association are picketing at bases nationwide until 5pm this evening.

Ambulance personnel who belong to the PNA want the HSE to

yesterday 10:37
Deaths in Leitrim - Tuesday, January 22, 2019

The following deaths have occurred in Leitrim and the surrounding areas:

Muriel Gilchrist (née Flanagan), Drumdart, Eslin Bridge, Mohill, Leitrim

Peacefully, in her 98th year, on Sunday 20th January 2019, surrounded by her family in the loving care of the staff at Aras

yesterday 09:34
It will be very, very, very cold today in Leitrim - wrap up well!

Today will be very cold, with bright or sunny spells and showers, some of hail, sleet and snow, especially during the morning, but mostly of rain and sleet during the day, with any snow showers most likely over high ground. Maximum temperatures just 3 to 6 Celsius, in moderate to fresh westerly

yesterday 09:34
Garda warning issued as one motorist has lucky escape in North Leitrim

Gardai are urging motorists to slow down and leave plenty of space between themselves and other vehicles this morning as icy roads have led to a number of incidents.

One motorist in North Leitrim had a very lucky escape this morning near Glencar. Gardai on patrol discovered the

yesterday 09:34
Status Yellow: Ice and snow warning issued for Leitrim

Met Éireann has issued as Status Yellow snow and ice warning for tonight  (Monday, January 21) and into tomorrow.

Icy and slippery conditions expected due to accumulation of ice and snow on untreated surfaces.

Scattered sleet and snow showers most frequent across Ulster

2019-01-21 20:52
Leitrim's Dave Duke for new iRadio show

Glenade native, Dave Duke will take over iRadio's Drive-Time show "The Lift" this week.

Dave Duke has presented the late night show on iRadio since March 2017 and is a well-known club DJ across the country and previously wore the number 1 jersey between the sticks for Melvin

2019-01-21 17:43
Christmas rush gives way to new season

To all readers of this column, I would like to wish you all a very happy 2019. After all the fuss and rush of the Christmas period, things have quietened and slowly but surely anglers are starting to emerge to test their skills.

It was a very nice surprise to open my emails last week and

2019-01-21 16:40
Ladies must ensure drama of last two years is not repeated

Drama over, crisis averted as Ladies football will take place in Leitrim in 2019 but a lot of work remains to be done to avert the situation repeating itself in the years ahead.

Some may have felt the threat to Ladies football in the county, at club and county level, was a dramatic ruse to

2019-01-21 16:40
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yesterday 17:58 Sligo Leitrim & District Soccer Fixtures & Results
yesterday 16:55 Boyle native's studio Cartoon Saloon nominated for yet another Oscar
yesterday 16:55 Watch | Matt Carthy raises failure of Irish Forestry policy at European Committee
yesterday 15:52 "Our long walk to freedom continues" says Leitrim TD on 100th anniversary of Dáil Eireann
yesterday 14:49 Be Part of Leitrim’s next greatest success
yesterday 14:49 Mild conditions to return to Leitrim by end of week
yesterday 11:40 Cawley apppointed as new Leitrim Ladies Senior manager
yesterday 10:37 Tesco staff in Carrick-on-Shannon to strike again this weekend
yesterday 10:37 Ambulance staff striking nationwide today
yesterday 09:34 Deaths in Leitrim - Tuesday, January 22, 2019
yesterday 09:34 It will be very, very, very cold today in Leitrim - wrap up well!
yesterday 09:34 Garda warning issued as one motorist has lucky escape in North Leitrim
2019-01-21 20:52 Status Yellow: Ice and snow warning issued for Leitrim
2019-01-21 17:43 Leitrim's Dave Duke for new iRadio show
2019-01-21 16:40 Christmas rush gives way to new season
2019-01-21 16:40 Ladies must ensure drama of last two years is not repeated
2019-01-21 13:31 Tributes paid to the late Very Reverend Daniel Sheridan
2019-01-21 12:28 Garda appeal after BMW stolen in Carrick-on-Shannon
2019-01-21 12:28 18 mobile phone blackspots identified in Leitrim
2019-01-21 11:25 Deaths in Leitrim - Monday, January 21, 2019
2019-01-21 11:25 Met Eireann weather forecast for this week
2019-01-21 01:58 Cruel heartbreak for Carrick as fightback falls short
2019-01-20 21:46 Delays in social housing review is affecting families across Leitrim
2019-01-20 20:43 Foster & Allen will be bringing their "style" to Leitrim
2019-01-20 17:34 Wrap up well because cold conditions are set to continue well into this week for Leitrim
2019-01-20 17:34 30 new car-parking spaces promised for Dromod Railway Station
2019-01-20 15:28 Carrigallen GAA Club have great turnout for Lights On campaign - GALLERY
2019-01-20 14:25 Anger as Eir fails to meet Drumkeerin broadband rollout date
2019-01-20 13:22 St. Mary's ballad group only Leitrim winners in Connacht Scor na nOg Finals
2019-01-20 13:22 Leitrim deaths - Sunday, Janaury 20, 2019
2019-01-20 11:16 A sharp frost is expected in Leitrim tonight as temperatures drop to -4C
2019-01-19 22:40 Battle to commence for title of Leitrim’s All Time Greats
2019-01-19 20:34 Carrick Hurlers need to play the game and not the occasion
2019-01-19 20:34 Sligo design student shortlisted for national award
2019-01-19 18:28 Donohoe’s SuperValu Ballinamore complete energy upgrades & contribute to Enable Ireland
2019-01-19 18:28 RTÉ Con Tempo Quartet visits Manorhamilton
2019-01-19 18:28 The number of people signing on in Leitrim has dropped by 12%
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2019-01-19 15:19 Castleblayney pose significant threat to Carrick dreams
2019-01-19 13:13 CARRICK HISTORY MAKERS LOOK TO BREAK NEW GROUND
2019-01-19 12:10 Leitrim deaths - Saturday, January 19, 2019
2019-01-19 11:07 Misty conditions this morning will take some time to clear says Met Éireann
2019-01-19 10:04 Manorhamilton student to give TED-Ed talk at Dáil 100 anniversary event
2019-01-18 21:28 Support can make the difference on Sunday says captain James
2019-01-18 19:22 Watch | Seamus O'Rourke leaves Croke Park in hysterics at launch of Leitrim GAA Supporters Club
2019-01-18 18:19 Watch | National Football Exhibition to visit Sligo in February
2019-01-18 17:16 Major demonstration to take place against return of hard border
2019-01-18 16:13 Carrick Rowing Club 5Km Fun run a great success - GALLERY
2019-01-18 16:13 Update: Carrick-on-Shannon road reopened following forensic investigation
2019-01-18 15:10 €22,000 approved for new social enterprises
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