Students awarded Bursaries by Connacht GAA

Seven third level students from the county who have displayed potential and commitment towards Gaelic Games have been awarded Bursaries by Connacht GAA. The recipients were Andrew Glennon (Michael Glaveys), Cathal Kenny (Oran), Joe Brennan (Tremane), Laura Brudell (Strokestown), Niall McInerney (St Brigids) Shane Killoran (Elphin) and Shehroz Akram, who plays his football with Ballaghaderreen …

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Frenchpark – Boyle Road (R361) Reopened

The Frenchpark – Boyle Road (R361) Road has reopened following an incident early this morning in which a Van caught fire. Emergency services attended the scene and it is believed that nobody was injured. In other news, Junction 12 of the M6 at Monksland has reopened following a fuel spill this morning.

Flooding affects Rail Service

Irish Rail has confirmed that users accessing their Sligo to Dublin Rail Service via the Boyle and Carrick on Shannon Stations will face disruption and delays for the foreseeable due to flooding. They have also announce the following arrangements will be in place: Bus Transfers Bus transfers are in operation between Longford and Carrick-on-Shannon due …

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Weekend Sports Update; Jan 1 – 3

Local Sports Update; Jan 1 – 3 . This post will be updated throughout the weekend. Live updates, including half-time scores etc, will be published on Sunday Updated at 4pm Gaelic Football Roscommon’s defence of the FBD Connacht Senior Football League got off to a good start with a comfortable 1-20 to 0-10 win …

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More roads affected by flooding

Updated January 4th The Tulsk – Castleplunket Road (R367) and the Castlerea – Castleplunket Road are the latest roads to be affected by flooding. Both have been declared as impassable. The full list of Roads in the county affected by flooding are as follows: National Roads N5 Castleland, Tulsk – Passable N60 Rockfield – Passable …

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