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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Co Sligo

This year
Sligo man jailed for rape of his young neighbour
The judge said the “extended nature of the ordeal” was an aggravating feature of the case.
All time
Two men charged after robbing business while armed with knife and hammer
The incident happened at Deepwater Quay in Co Sligo on Thursday.
Man (70s) dies in single-vehicle crash in Sligo
The incident happened at 2.30pm this afternoon.
New sonar searches for Spanish Armada wreckage to take place in Co Sligo
We talked to an archaeologist who’s been working on uncovering some of the shipwrecks.
14 memories anyone who grew up going to Enniscrone will recognise
A Sligo treasure.
This Sligo castle has changed hands for the first time since Oliver Cromwell
The Corscadden family has added it to their castle ‘collection’.
This 7-year-old's letter calling for her local library in Sligo to be kept open will melt your cold, cold heart
“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!”
Tragedy before Christmas as elderly farmer and his dog killed in household blaze
The fatal fire happened sometime in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Crisp and clear: Benbulben looked stunning in the early morning fog today
Play misty for us, Sligo.
Man dies and seven others injured in Leitrim pile-up
The collision took place this morning just after 10am in on the N16.
Ten injured in crash between minibus and van
Six teenage passengers in the minibus, one child and a 72-year-old man are amongst those injured.
Lissadell House owners win long-running legal battle over rights-of-way
The Supreme Court has overturned an earlier ruling, which found in favour of Sligo County Council
Cash stolen in armed raid on Co Sligo post office
A masked man threatened staff and customers inside the Riverstown Post Office this morning before escaping with cash.