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The Gaelic Masters season draws to a close tomorrow as the Leitrim/Longford combined team face Kildare in the plate final. The game will throw-in at the Downs GAA Club in Mullingar at 2.30pm. Last weekend, Mayo narrowly beat Sligo in the Cup final in front of a big crowd at…

Gorse fires continue to affect the region this morning. Fire Services from Sligo, Tubbercurry and Ballina are attending a fire in Easkey this morning where a ‘controlled burn’ is underway to stop the spread of the fire. A fire in the Geevagh/Ballyfarnon area was attended by Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon and Longford…

Tesco staff in Sligo and Ballina are set to be re-balloted on strike action next week. Their colleagues in Letterkenny will also be balloted on possible action at the supermarket store there. 14 workers from the Sligo store joined the picket line in Longford this week as their own strike…

A Mandate union official says he believes supermarket giant Tesco is trying to get rid of the union in its stores. Ciaran Campbell has made the claim as it emerges that 14 Tesco workers from Sligo are taking part in an ongoing strike in Longford. Strike action at the Sligo…

Fourteen Tesco workers from the supermarket chain’s Sligo store are on the picket line in Longford. A planned strike at the Sligo store has not taken place because of what union Mandate described as ‘a technical error’ in the original ballot for strike action. These staff are now going to…

The North West’s representatives for the Irish Best Young Entrepreneur of the Year national final were chosen at a ceremony in Sligo last night. Donegal, Sligo and Longford will all be represented at the final in March following the regional final held in the Radisson Hotel in Sligo. Heinrich Ahnold…