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# sligo - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Carey goal seals Antrim win while Nesbitt and Grimes keep Royals' promotion push on course
# Roundup
From The42
# Roundup

Carey goal seals Antrim win while Nesbitt and Grimes keep Royals' promotion push on course

Feb 17th 2019, 5:52 PM 3,319 Views 0 Comments

Three rearranged fixtures from Round 1 in the Lidl Ladies National League took place this weekend.

# sligo - Friday 8 February, 2019

Armagh and Sligo stars set to miss league games as bans are upheld
# Marching Orders
From The42
# Marching Orders

Armagh and Sligo stars set to miss league games as bans are upheld

Feb 8th 2019, 12:19 PM 3,953 Views 0 Comments

The pair were sent off during their respective National Football League clashes last weekend.

# sligo - Sunday 27 January, 2019

Westmeath win with late drama against Maughan's Offaly as Derry nudge past Antrim
# Allianz Leagues
From The42
# Allianz Leagues

Westmeath win with late drama against Maughan's Offaly as Derry nudge past Antrim

Jan 27th 2019, 4:12 PM 8,486 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Carlow made themselves at home in Division Three as Leitrim battered Wexford.

Gardaí appeal for information after person injured in aggravated burglary
# Sligo
# Sligo

Gardaí appeal for information after person injured in aggravated burglary

Jan 27th 2019, 9:13 AM 20,850 Views 5 Comments

No arrests have been made to date and enquiries are ongoing.

# sligo - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

‘I’m quite a quiet person’ - The Irish teen sensation who can’t stop breaking records
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

‘I’m quite a quiet person’ - The Irish teen sensation who can’t stop breaking records

Jan 1st 2019, 5:00 PM 43,431 Views 6 Comments

Sligo swimmer Mona McSharry looks back on her highs and lows of 2018.

# sligo - Friday 21 December, 2018

Tesco 'extremely disappointed' as more workers go on strike today and tomorrow
# Sligo And Leitrim
# Sligo And Leitrim

Tesco 'extremely disappointed' as more workers go on strike today and tomorrow

Dec 21st 2018, 6:00 AM 23,753 Views 29 Comments

Mandate Trade Union said employees have been left with no other option.

# sligo - Monday 17 December, 2018

Gardaí investigating after bronze statue stolen from Sligo church
# Sligo
# Sligo

Gardaí investigating after bronze statue stolen from Sligo church

Dec 17th 2018, 1:10 PM 20,963 Views 28 Comments

The statue was taken from a car park sometime between Friday and Sunday.

# sligo - Friday 14 December, 2018

'It's very disappointing': Garda probe launched as TD's office covered in urine and anti-abortion graffiti
# Sligo
# Sligo

'It's very disappointing': Garda probe launched as TD's office covered in urine and anti-abortion graffiti

Dec 14th 2018, 1:30 PM 32,335 Views 74 Comments

The incident happened after abortion legislation passed in the Seanad last night.

# sligo - Monday 10 December, 2018

Dummy solos, both feet, what a finish - we'll never tire of watching this incredible goal
# Magic
From The42
# Magic

Dummy solos, both feet, what a finish - we'll never tire of watching this incredible goal

Dec 10th 2018, 4:05 PM 16,236 Views 4 Comments

Her side lost out in the All-Ireland junior club final yesterday, but Tourlestrane’s Katie Walsh had a moment of magic.

# sligo - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Sligo's 18-year-old swimming sensation breaks fourth Irish senior record in three days
# Record Breaker
From The42
# Record Breaker

Sligo's 18-year-old swimming sensation breaks fourth Irish senior record in three days

Dec 8th 2018, 3:47 PM 5,047 Views 2 Comments

Mona McSharry is having a week to remember at the Irish Short-Course Swimming Championships in Antrim.

# sligo - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Strikes to take place at two Tesco stores in lead up to Christmas
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Strikes to take place at two Tesco stores in lead up to Christmas

Dec 2nd 2018, 3:25 PM 50,478 Views 35 Comments

Workers at the stores will strike on three dates, and there is a possibility that the strike may spread.

# sligo - Friday 23 November, 2018

Surf's up! Government announces plans to open Ireland's first surfing centre of excellence
# Hang Ten
# Hang Ten

Surf's up! Government announces plans to open Ireland's first surfing centre of excellence

Nov 23rd 2018, 3:06 PM 28,654 Views 50 Comments

Fáilte Ireland have provided €1m in funding to open the centre on Strandhill promenade.

Woman seriously injured after being hit by a car in Sligo
# Sligo
# Sligo

Woman seriously injured after being hit by a car in Sligo

Nov 23rd 2018, 1:19 PM 17,237 Views 9 Comments

The collision happened shortly after 9am this morning.

# sligo - Monday 22 October, 2018

Ward penalty cancels out his old club's early lead as Bohs leave Sligo with a point
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Ward penalty cancels out his old club's early lead as Bohs leave Sligo with a point

Oct 22nd 2018, 9:56 PM 2,622 Views 2 Comments

Mikey Drennan scored the hosts’ opener as it finished 1-1 at The Showgrounds.

# sligo - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Eir announces 750 new jobs for Sligo, Limerick and Cork
# Up In The Eir
# Up In The Eir

Eir announces 750 new jobs for Sligo, Limerick and Cork

Oct 18th 2018, 8:20 AM 15,399 Views 40 Comments

The new roles will mainly be in customer services.

# sligo - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Clann na nGael, Aughawillan and Portlaoise among the big winners in today's GAA county finals
# Review
From The42
# Review

Clann na nGael, Aughawillan and Portlaoise among the big winners in today's GAA county finals

Oct 14th 2018, 9:56 PM 8,420 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, the Wexford and Wicklow deciders both went to replays.

# sligo - Friday 12 October, 2018

‘Courtois got injured at Stamford Bridge and there was a chance of coming on. I was crapping myself on the bench’
# Sligo Rovers
From The42
# Sligo Rovers

‘Courtois got injured at Stamford Bridge and there was a chance of coming on. I was crapping myself on the bench’

Oct 12th 2018, 7:30 AM 17,034 Views 0 Comments

Sligo Rovers goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney discusses his time at Chelsea and why he chose to move to Ireland.

# sligo - Friday 21 September, 2018

Former Sligo star forward Taylor set to take the reins as new senior manager
# Sligo Supremo
From The42
# Sligo Supremo

Former Sligo star forward Taylor set to take the reins as new senior manager

Sep 21st 2018, 10:06 AM 3,929 Views 1 Comment

He’ll succeed Cathal Corey at the Yeats helm if ratified on Monday.

Heading out for Culture Night? Here's our pick of tonight's events
# Culture Night
# Culture Night

Heading out for Culture Night? Here's our pick of tonight's events

Sep 21st 2018, 6:20 AM 22,684 Views 11 Comments

Thousands of people are expected to take in festivities tonight as cultural venues across Ireland open their doors for free.

# sligo - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Heading out for Culture Night? Here's what's on in the Midlands and West
# Culture Night Guide
# Culture Night Guide

Heading out for Culture Night? Here's what's on in the Midlands and West

Sep 18th 2018, 7:05 PM 8,742 Views 2 Comments

Here’s what to check out this Culture Night in the Midlands and West.

# sligo - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Anorexia patients hide batteries in sanitary pads to appear heavier while being treated in hospital
# Sligo
# Sligo

Anorexia patients hide batteries in sanitary pads to appear heavier while being treated in hospital

Sep 13th 2018, 4:00 PM 28,251 Views 16 Comments

Some also engage in “animated conversation” in an effort to burn calories.

# sligo - Thursday 9 August, 2018

'He has amazed doctors': Irishman's bid to walk again after motorcycle accident
# Sligo
# Sligo

'He has amazed doctors': Irishman's bid to walk again after motorcycle accident

Aug 9th 2018, 6:00 AM 28,478 Views 14 Comments

Jonathan Higgins suffered life-threatening injuries that led to the amputation of his left leg.

# sligo - Friday 3 August, 2018

Sligo on the lookout for new football manager as Tyrone man Corey steps down
# Short Stay
From The42
# Short Stay

Sligo on the lookout for new football manager as Tyrone man Corey steps down

Aug 3rd 2018, 10:53 AM 3,254 Views 0 Comments

He took over in October 2017.

# sligo - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Gardaí find cannabis worth €135,000 after stopping man's car in Leitrim
# Carrick-on-Shannon
# Carrick-on-Shannon

Gardaí find cannabis worth €135,000 after stopping man's car in Leitrim

Aug 1st 2018, 5:47 PM 24,314 Views 48 Comments

The driver, a 50-year-old man, was arrested.

# sligo - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Criminal Assets Bureau seize car and mobile phones following search of Sligo property
# Criminal Assets Bureau
# Criminal Assets Bureau

Criminal Assets Bureau seize car and mobile phones following search of Sligo property

Jul 26th 2018, 1:44 PM 21,193 Views 8 Comments

No arrests were made in relation to the seizure.

# sligo - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

4 events for... food and drink fans looking for something special
# Events
# Events

4 events for... food and drink fans looking for something special

Jul 25th 2018, 4:10 PM 820 Views 3 Comments

Bottomless brunch, a Hennessy history lesson and a craft beer tour.

# sligo - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Sligo honours WB and Jack Yeats with a unique arts festival

Sligo honours WB and Jack Yeats with a unique arts festival

Jul 15th 2018, 12:00 PM 8,231 Views 0 Comments

The event will include walks, art, literature and talks.

# sligo - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Limerick native Lynch swaps the States for the Showgrounds as he re-joins Sligo
# Back Once Again
From The42
# Back Once Again

Limerick native Lynch swaps the States for the Showgrounds as he re-joins Sligo

Jul 10th 2018, 5:24 PM 8,071 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old midfielder has agreed a deal until the end of the current season.

# sligo - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Conor Dunne claims national elite road race title
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Conor Dunne claims national elite road race title

Jul 1st 2018, 8:14 PM 4,775 Views 3 Comments

Darnell Moore took second place and the U23 title in Sligo.

# sligo - Friday 29 June, 2018

Peregrine falcon rescued by firefighters dies despite treatment
# Sligo
# Sligo

Peregrine falcon rescued by firefighters dies despite treatment

Updated Jun 29th 2018, 10:30 PM 40,253 Views 56 Comments

The falcon was treated with antibiotics but it was suffering from septicaemia and died.

# sligo - Monday 25 June, 2018

Sligo garda jailed for 18 months for passing Pulse information to criminals
# Jimell Henry
# Jimell Henry

Sligo garda jailed for 18 months for passing Pulse information to criminals

Jun 25th 2018, 3:31 PM 20,267 Views 25 Comments

It is the first time in the history of the State that such a prosecution has come before the courts.

# sligo - Saturday 23 June, 2018

'I was rushed into a side-room and a doctor said, 'You're heading towards kidney failure''
# Long Road Back
From The42
# Long Road Back

'I was rushed into a side-room and a doctor said, 'You're heading towards kidney failure''

Jun 23rd 2018, 9:45 AM 30,653 Views 3 Comments

Sligo goalkeeper Noelle Gormley shares her story.

# sligo - Friday 15 June, 2018

Exhumed body is not that of teenager missing since 1994
# Sligo
# Sligo

Exhumed body is not that of teenager missing since 1994

Jun 15th 2018, 2:10 PM 35,966 Views 5 Comments

Arlene Arkinson was 15 years old when she disappeared.

# sligo - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Gardaí confirm body found in Sligo is that of missing man
# Coney Island
# Coney Island

Gardaí confirm body found in Sligo is that of missing man

Jun 14th 2018, 5:24 PM 41,955 Views 9 Comments

A file will now be prepared for the coroner.

# sligo - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Two men due in court after armed raid on post office
# Sligo
# Sligo

Two men due in court after armed raid on post office

Jun 13th 2018, 7:57 AM 12,246 Views 0 Comments

No one was injured in the incident and all cash stolen in the raid was recovered.

# sligo - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Illegal dumping being tackled through Eircodes investigation
# Pilot Project
# Pilot Project

Illegal dumping being tackled through Eircodes investigation

Jun 9th 2018, 8:00 AM 20,301 Views 61 Comments

Sligo County Council launched the new pilot project in March.

# sligo - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Double Take: The street in a Sligo town mysteriously named after Buenos Aires
# Double Take
# Double Take

Double Take: The street in a Sligo town mysteriously named after Buenos Aires

Jun 6th 2018, 3:56 PM 4,301 Views 0 Comments

Don’t cry for Strandhill, Argentina.

# sligo - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Boost for Sligo as outsourcing firm Abtran announces 350 jobs
# Jobs Watch
# Jobs Watch

Boost for Sligo as outsourcing firm Abtran announces 350 jobs

Jun 5th 2018, 2:25 PM 8,731 Views 26 Comments

Abtran currently employs over 2,000 people in Cork, Dublin, Kildare and Southern India.

# sligo - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Galway and Roscommon to meet in Connacht final for third year in a row after 21 point win
# Tribesmen
From The42
# Tribesmen

Galway and Roscommon to meet in Connacht final for third year in a row after 21 point win

Jun 3rd 2018, 5:37 PM 14,277 Views 5 Comments

The Tribesmen easily dispatched Sligo in a comprehensive victory at Pearse Stadium on Sunday.

# sligo - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Sligo County Council sent hundred of letters objecting to plans for Glenview halting site
# No Consultation
# No Consultation

Sligo County Council sent hundred of letters objecting to plans for Glenview halting site

Jun 2nd 2018, 6:00 AM 9,059 Views 0 Comments

The Sligo Traveller Support Group says that there was no consultation about the plan.