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Legend Ndo to tackle the Kube on Saturday

Sligo Rovers legend Joseph Ndo will be among the participants taking part in the Kube fundraiser organised by the Bit O’ Red Supporters Trust...

Frank McGlynn to present medals to Aodh Ruadh youngsters

Donegal county star Frank McGlynn will be the guest of honour for the Aodh Ruadh GAA Club underage football presentation night in the Abbey...

Sligo-Leitrim players spur Connacht to interpro success

Four players from schools in Sligo and Leitrim helped the Connacht U15 team claim victory at the interprovincial tournament in Dublin at the weekend. Leitrim’s...

Donegal GAA Fixtures November 25-26

Michael Murphy Sports & Leisure Under 21 Hurling Sat, 25 Nov, St Eunan's V Carndonagh 14:00,  Ref: TBC Buncrana V Burt 14:00,  Ref: TBC   AllSportStore.com AllSportStore.com Division...

17 motions down for debate at Leitrim County Convention

17 motions are on the agenda to be debated at this year’s Leitrim County Convention on December 11. Seven come from Leitrim County Board, among...

Refurbishment works and not a new garda station the immediate priority in Sligo

Refurbishment works and not a new garda station is the immediate priority in Sligo. The Public Accounts Committee was told today that a new site...

Black Friday – Customers want it, businesses need it, claims store owner

The relatively new Irish phenomenon of Black Friday kicks in again tomorrow, with apparent bargains aplenty in local shops. So are customers 'buying into'...

MacSharry claims Justice Minister told him Sligo Garda Station not his responsibility

Sligo-Leitrim Fianna Fail Deputy, Marc MacSharry, has claimed that Justice Minister, Charlie Flanagan, told him that the provision of a new Garda Station in...

Annual Sean McDermott Boxing Tournament in Manorhamilton this weekend

Sean McDermott Boxing Club in Manorhamilton are holding their annual boxing tournament this Saturday in the Bee Park Community Centre in Manorhamilton. The first bout...

Bank customer describes trauma of court after pursuing him for falling behind on mortgage...

A week after Finbarr Filan's personal revelations of bankruptcy, another local man has gone public on the ignominy of a court appearance on personal...

Coola claim victory in senior league quarter-final

Coola Post Primary School have reached the Connacht Senior C League semi-finals. They beat Glenamaddy by 2-8 to 1-10 yesterday in their quarter-final. In yesterday’s Senior...

IT Sligo ladies preparing for league final this evening

IT Sligo’s senior ladies team are preparing for a league final this evening. The Sligo students will face University of Ulster Jordanstown in the Division...

Earlier kick-off time for Seapoint v Sligo on Saturday

Sligo’s All-Ireland League Division 2C game against Seapoint has an earlier kick-off time on Saturday. The league-leaders take on the Dubliners in Killiney at two...

Buncrana pier tragedy inquest to continue this morning

The Buncrana pier tragedy inquest continues this morning. Yesterday it heard that the driver of the car that ended up in the waters of Lough...

Irish Defence Forces confirm that members of British Army train in Ireland

The Irish Defence Forces have confirmed that British soldiers train at its base at The Curragh, in County Kildare. A statement to Ocean FM News...

€30m loan for rural post offices only a sticking plaster – Deputy Fitzmaurice

The thirty million euro in funding announced by the government to save rural post offices is only 'a sticking plaster solution' that will not...

Coffee is good for you, new study reveals

Have you had your first cup of coffee yet this morning? Well researchers claim coffee is more likely to benefit our health than harm...

Kavanagh excited about coaching Donegal U16s

Former Donegal great Rory Kavanagh says that he is very excited about taking charge of the Donegal U16 county team. The St Eunan’s clubman was...

Connacht Minor Ladies Club semi-finals on Sunday

The fixtures have been confirmed for this Sunday’s Connacht Minor semi-finals. Sligo’s Eastern Harps will take on Galway champions Corofin at 11.30am, while Leitrim’s Glencar/Manorhamilton...

INHFA to host national public meeting in Sligo on fodder crisis

Sligo farmer Colm O Donnell, the national president of the Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association, is calling on the Minister for Agriculture to...

Raising awareness of the danger of oil spills on roads

Oil spills are becoming an increasingly common danger on roads in the north west and Donegal County Council has launched a campaign to raise...

Rovers boss says new signing Wixted can fit the bill

Sligo Rovers manager Gerard Lyttle says that new signing Adam Wixted fits the profile of the type of player he is looking to have...

15 motions on the agenda for Sligo County Convention

15 motions have been submitted by clubs for this year’s Sligo County Convention, which takes place on Thursday, December 14. Six are from Owenmore Gaels...
Sligo GAA, Joe Taaffe

Contests expected for a number of positions on Sligo GAA executive

This year’s Sligo County Convention on Thursday, December 14, is likely to feature contests for a number of positions on the executive. Secretary Gerry O’Connor,...

‘I whacked him across the head with a steering lock’ – Woman describes attacks...

A female caller has admitted how she took the law into her own hands and 'beat the hell' out a man who mugged her...

Sligo Chamber seeks Business Person of the Year nominations

Sligo Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the Sligo Business Person of the Year Award. The award, sponsored by Ocean Media, will be presented at...

Investment sought for Sligo whiskey distillery

The promoters of a new whiskey distillery in Sligo are hoping to raise €6m for their project. The Lough Gill distillery is to be established...

Lough Gill water supply in Sligo now off EPA blacklist

One of the biggest water supply schemes in Sligo is no longer on an EPA blacklist. The Lough Gill Regional Water Supply -- the main...

Buncrana pier tragedy driver may have been three times over legal drink-drive limit

Post mortem results for the driver of the car involved in the Buncrana pier tragedy show he may have been three times over the...

Sligo swimmers excel at Connacht Championships

County Sligo Swimming Club celebrated a supreme swimming achievement at the recent Connacht Short Course Championships 2017. The men's senior relay team broke the...

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