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Leitrim’s Breege Connolly returns home on Monday afternoon with the rest of the Irish team managed by Donegal’s Teresa McDaid, after she finished 31st in the marathon event at the European Championships in Berlin yesterday. The Kinlough native was part of the Irish women’s team that finished eighth overall. The…

North Leitrim’s stray snake has been spotted again. It was first seen in a park in Kinlough last Sunday afternoon. Now, it’s emerged it was seen again yesterday, not far from where it was originally spotted. Conor Dowling, chief inspector with the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to…

Kinlough’s Breege Connolly was the first female home in Edinburgh Half-Marathon at the weekend. The City of Derry AC clubwoman set a new personal best for the distance, when winning the event in a time of one hour, 16 minutes and seven seconds. The Leitrim native is preparing for the…

Kinlough’s Breege Connolly Kinlough has been selected by Athletics Ireland for the marathon event at the European Championships in Berlin in August. The Leitrim Olympian is one of five Irish athletes selected for the women’s event, alongside Lizzie Lee, Claire McCarthy, Laura Graham and Gladys Ganiel. A six-man team has…