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Riverstown to mark 75th anniversary of church building this Sunday

The people of the parish of Riverstown in County Sligo will come together on this Sunday to celebrate the anniversary of the completion of building of their Catholic church seventy-five years ago. A souvenir booklet...

Venues confirmed for FBD League ties

The venues have been confirmed for January’s Connacht FBD League. Round One on Sunday, January 8, will see Sligo hosting Galway in Enniscrone, while Leitrim will play GMIT in Mohill, and IT Sligo will face...

SF TD hits out at lack of support for young farmers

A Sligo/Leitrim TD has hit out at the lack of support for young farmers and new entrants to farming, such as returning emigrants. Deputy Martin Kenny, who's the Sinn Fein spokesman on agricultrue, was particularly...

Longford to host Rovers and Harps in pre-season friendlies

Sligo Rovers are set to face Longford Town in a pre-season friendly in January. The midlands club, who were relegated from the top-flight last season, have confirmed a friendly against the Bit O’ Red at...

Leitrim GAA Fixtures December 4

Coiste Chontae Liatroma CLG Fixtures 4th Nollaig Samhain 2016 Venue Grade Round Fixture Time Domhnach 4th Nollaig 2016 Mohill ACLD1 S/F Mohill v Ballinamore-SOH 2.00 Aughawillan ACLD1 S/F Aughawillan v GlencarManorhamilton 2 00

Four Sligo swimmers advance to finals at national championships in Lisburn

Four Sligo swimmers have made it through to finals at the Swim Ireland Irish Short Course National Championships this afternoon. Ronan Anderson has qualified for the 50m breaststroke B final and 100 individual medley A...

County finalists clash again in league semi-final on Sunday

Glencar/Manorhamilton will be looking for a measure of revenge for their championship final defeat to Aughawillan this weekend when the sides clash in the league semi-finals. The county champions will have home advantage for the...

Connacht welcome Treviso to Galway in PRO12

Connacht head coach Pat Lam has made four personnel and two positional changes to his side ahead of tomorrow's round 10 Guinness PRO12 clash with Benetton Treviso at the Sportsground (3pm). Outhalf Marnitz Boshoff has...

Sligo children to feature on tonight’s Late Late Toy Show

Two children from Sligo will feature on tonight's Late Late Toy Show. Isabella Garvey, aged 6, from Strandhill, and Fionn McMorrow, aged 8, from Cartron Point, will perform a lyrical dance routine which involves ballet,...

Rovers snap up Donegal pair as first new signings for 2017

Sligo Rovers have announced their first two new signings for the 2017 season in Donegal pair Shaun Patton and Kyle Callan-McFadden. Callan-McFadden is Ireland under-21 international defender and signs subject to international clearance. His career started...

Sligo-Leitrim Junior Soccer Fixtures December 4

Sligo Leitrim District Soccer League   Fixtures Sunday 4th December KO 11am   The Great Southern Hotel Sligo 04/12/16 11 am Ballymote Celtic v Glenview Stars 04/12/16 11 am Strand Celtic FC v Manor Rangers 04/12/16 11 am Carbury FC v Yeats United 04/12/16 11 am Calry Bohs v Aughanagh Celtic 04/12/16 11 am St John’s...

Ballyshannon’s Maeve Liston to make Ulster debut this weekend

Ballyshannon’s Maeve Liston has been named at full-back on the Ulster rugby team for this Saturday’s interprovincial opener against Munster. The Ballyshannon RFC back will be making her Ulster debut and is one of three newcomers...

Business

Consumers urged to support local business in lead up to Christmas

Consumers in Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim are being urged to shop local ahead of Christmas this year. 'Small Business Saturday' takes place this weekend in...

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