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Jan 23, 2019

Public information event on care for older people takes place in Galway on Saturday

Nursing homes across the West of Ireland are hosting a public information event in the Ardilaun Hotel in Galway this Saturday. The Fair Deal scheme, ageing, dementia, and support services are among the topics that will be discussed at the "Advancing Care in…
Jan 23, 2019

Minister Michael Ring to travel to Chicago for St Patrick's Day

A number of Government Ministers from the West will be travelling abroad in March for the St Patrick's Day festival. In total, Government Ministers and representatives will visit more than 50 countries in what will be a final pre-Brexit promotional…
Jan 23, 2019

Mayo Cancer Support extends its services to Achill Island

The Mayo Cancer Support Association, based in Castlebar, is to extend its services to Achill Island. The Achill Outreach Cancer Support Service will officially be launched this evening in Óstan Oiléan Acla, and the services will be based at the Primary…
Jan 23, 2019

INMO to meet with HSE today to try and avert strike action

Representatives from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation are to meet with the HSE this afternoon. The talks, taking at the Workplace Relations Commission, are aimed at averting planned strike action - the first of which is due to take place a week from…
Jan 23, 2019

Settlement talks break down over compensation for family of murdered Ballina Garda

Settlement talks have broken down between representatives of the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe, and the legal team for the family of murdered Garda Tony Golden who, just over three years ago, was shot five times and killed in a…
Jan 22, 2019

Ballina man loses appeal against 5-year prison sentence for dangerous driving causing death

A Mayo man has lost his appeal against his 5 year jail sentence for dangerous driving causing death. 40 year old Declan Moran of Carrentrilla, Ballina had been drinking when he performed an illegal u-turn and killed oncoming motorcyclist Martin Wynne. It…

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Jan 23, 2019

Darragh Reilly of Sligo Rovers included in Rep of Ireland U15 squad for international tournament in Spain

The Republic of Ireland Under-15 squad has been selected for an upcoming International Tournament in Spain. Darragh Reilly of Sligo Rovers is included in the Irish squad, which will play Spain, the Netherlands and Hungary over the space of 5 days in late…
Jan 22, 2019

St. Joseph's Foxford through to All-Ireland final after superb comeback

St. Josephs Secondary School Foxford produced a stellar comeback today to book their place in to the FAI Schools John Murphy Senior B National Cup final. The Foxford boys were trailing Pobalscoil Ghaoth Dobhair 2-0 at half time. Conor Flynn got the Foxford…
Jan 22, 2019

Three of Connacht's coaching staff have signed contract extensions

Connacht have been given some renewed stability with the news that three of the province's coaching staff have signed contract extensions. Attack coach Nigel Carolan, forwards coach Jimmy Duffy, and defence coach Peter Wilkins have all signed new deals…
Jan 22, 2019

Gavin Cawley appointed new manager of Leitrim Ladies Senior Football team

Gavin Cawley has been confirmed as the new manager of the Leitrim Ladies Senior Football team. The current IT Sligo Ladies team manager and former Sligo Men's County Board PRO had his appointment ratified on Monday evening and Cawley also has management…
Jan 22, 2019

St. Colmans Claremorris win the Mayo Junior A Hurling title

St. Colman’s College Claremorris have today won the Mayo Colleges Junior A Hurling title. Colman’s saw off Rice College Westport on a 5-7 to 3-6 scoreline. This is the first hurling title win for the College since the early eighties.
Jan 22, 2019

St. Joseph's Secondary School Foxford in FAI Schools Senior B Cup Semi-Final

St. Joseph’s Secondary School Foxford are involved in an FAI Schools John Murphy Senior B National Cup Semi-Final. The Foxford pupils will face Pobalscoil Ghaoth Dobhair at 1pm in Sligo.

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