Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 17°C Wednesday 22 September 2021

#Ballymote

# ballymote - Friday 17 January, 2020

Man (30s) charged after gardaí seize €100,000 worth of cannabis in Sligo
# Ballymote
# Ballymote

Man (30s) charged after gardaí seize €100,000 worth of cannabis in Sligo

Updated Jan 17th 2020, 9:24 PM 23,833 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear in court tomorrow morning.

# ballymote - Friday 19 October, 2018

Gardaí seize cannabis herb worth €325,000 and drug paraphernalia in Sligo
# Ballymote
# Ballymote

Gardaí seize cannabis herb worth €325,000 and drug paraphernalia in Sligo

Oct 19th 2018, 1:07 PM 12,914 Views 44 Comments

No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.

# ballymote - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Man arrested after firearm and drugs found in boot of car seized in Co Sligo
# Ballymote
# Ballymote

Man arrested after firearm and drugs found in boot of car seized in Co Sligo

Apr 11th 2018, 11:01 AM 12,161 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí seized the goods after obtaining a search warrant for a house in Ballymote last night.

# ballymote - Monday 26 February, 2018

Man appears in court charged with the murder of 20-year-old man in Sligo at the weekend
# Court
# Court

Man appears in court charged with the murder of 20-year-old man in Sligo at the weekend

Feb 26th 2018, 11:38 AM 16,970 Views 0 Comments

31-year-old Richard McLoughlin was charged at Donegal District Court this morning.

# ballymote - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Gardaí launch murder investigation after man found dead in Sligo
# Sligo
# Sligo

Gardaí launch murder investigation after man found dead in Sligo

Feb 24th 2018, 4:24 PM 22,220 Views 0 Comments

A man has been arrested and is being questioned by gardai.

# ballymote - Thursday 13 August, 2015

'It is such a tragedy': Council worker killed while cutting hedge in Sligo
# Road Crash
# Road Crash

'It is such a tragedy': Council worker killed while cutting hedge in Sligo

Aug 13th 2015, 11:05 PM 40,371 Views 14 Comments

Three other men have been taken to hospital.

# ballymote - Friday 27 February, 2015

This 7-year-old's letter calling for her local library in Sligo to be kept open will melt your cold, cold heart
# Ballymote
# Ballymote

This 7-year-old's letter calling for her local library in Sligo to be kept open will melt your cold, cold heart

Feb 27th 2015, 6:50 PM 22,236 Views 26 Comments

“Please don’t close Bally-mote library, because evry one loves it… If you do lots of Bally-mote’s resedents will get upset a they might cry!”

# ballymote - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Body of missing Sligo man found
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Body of missing Sligo man found

Nov 27th 2014, 9:15 PM 13,048 Views 3 Comments

Kenneth McKeon had been missing since Monday the 24th.

# ballymote - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Man dies after 4x4 goes off the road and crashes in Sligo
# Roads
# Roads

Man dies after 4x4 goes off the road and crashes in Sligo

Mar 5th 2014, 8:20 AM 10,029 Views 4 Comments

The 50-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# ballymote - Friday 1 November, 2013

OPW hands former Ballymote Garda station over to local community
# Sligo
# Sligo

OPW hands former Ballymote Garda station over to local community

Nov 1st 2013, 6:15 AM 7,532 Views 13 Comments

An art-deco building that was closed in 2009 will be licensed to local community groups.

# ballymote - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Sligo pub offers a 'pint for a bag of turf'
# Keep Her Lit
From The Daily Edge
# Keep Her Lit

Sligo pub offers a 'pint for a bag of turf'

Sep 10th 2013, 10:45 AM 3,468 Views 3 Comments

Bargain, if you ask us.

Two arrested after €80k worth of cannabis herb seized
# Sligo
# Sligo

Two arrested after €80k worth of cannabis herb seized

Sep 10th 2013, 10:07 AM 3,819 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were discovered during a garda search of a car in Sligo.

# ballymote - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Man hospitalised after serious crash in Sligo
# Roads
# Roads

Man hospitalised after serious crash in Sligo

Mar 14th 2013, 7:43 AM 6,683 Views 4 Comments

The injured man, thought to be in his early 20s, is being treated in Sligo General Hospital.

# ballymote - Sunday 3 March, 2013

Two men dead, and another seriously injured, in Sligo crash
# Roads
# Roads

Two men dead, and another seriously injured, in Sligo crash

Mar 3rd 2013, 8:09 AM 11,240 Views 17 Comments

The single-car accident occurred just off the Ballyfarnan to Sligo road last night.

# ballymote - Friday 9 September, 2011

Woman dies in Co Sligo house fire
# Sligo
# Sligo

Woman dies in Co Sligo house fire

Sep 9th 2011, 9:24 AM 658 Views 4 Comments

A 38-year-old woman is killed after a fire shortly before 6am this morning; there were no other people present.

# ballymote - Monday 20 June, 2011

Man arrested over 2007 murder of British father-of-five
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man arrested over 2007 murder of British father-of-five

Jun 20th 2011, 5:28 PM 707 Views 0 Comments

A man is arrested in Co Sligo in connection with the death of Tommy Thompson, a father of five, four years ago.