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# sligo - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Prince Charles and Camilla are coming to Ireland

The pair will visit next month.

# sligo - Friday 17 April, 2015

These mysterious caves in a Sligo hillside carry secrets from the Ice Age

Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores two of Ireland’s most intriguing ancient sites – the Caves of Keash and Dun Aonghasa.

# sligo - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

A Spanish Armada cannonball just showed up on an Irish beach

A Spanish Armada cannonball just showed up on an Irish beach

Bit more interesting than crushed up cans of Dutch Gold anyway.

# sligo - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Two fatal road crashes within 24 hours - in Sligo and in Co Cork

A man in his 80s died in the Sligo crash. In Cork, a woman in her 30s was killed when her car collided with an SUV.

# sligo - 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

“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!”

# sligo - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Unwell student found dead in IT Sligo apartment RIP

Unwell student found dead in IT Sligo apartment

Gardaí are not treating the death as suspicious.

# sligo - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Student airlifted off Ben Wisken after falling on steep ground

The rescue began at 4pm yesterday.

# sligo - Saturday 14 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Nuns (including one pregnant one) protest Fifty Shades screenings in Sligo and Reading Careful Now

# sligo - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Seven-month-old foal found with massive neck wounds in Sligo

WARNING: This article contains a graphic image some people may find distressing.

# sligo - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

These Sligo and Antrim B&Bs were named among the best in the world

“It’s like having a dinner party every morning at breakfast”

# sligo - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Female garda arrested as part of drugs investigation released without charge

The Dublin-based garda was arrested in Sligo along with another man

# sligo - Friday 26 December, 2014

From The42 Tubbercurry, the Bit O'Red in Europe and huge waves - Sligo's 2014 sporting highlights Westlife

Tubbercurry, the Bit O'Red in Europe and huge waves - Sligo's 2014 sporting highlights

Calry/St Joseph’s, Cathal Sheridan and the Sligo Athletic Club also feature.

# sligo - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

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.

# sligo - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Hundreds without power as strong winds batter Ireland

There is also a chance of sleet and snow in some places so bundle up.

# sligo - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Woman (86) dies after being struck by car in Sligo

The collision happened on the main Sligo to Bundoran road.

# sligo - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Sligo Hospital apologises to family of woman who died after giving birth

The jury at Sally Rowlette’s inquest returned a unanimous verdict of medical misadventure yesterday.

# sligo - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Body of missing Sligo man found

Kenneth McKeon had been missing since Monday the 24th.

# sligo - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

# sligo - Monday 24 November, 2014

Budget cuts in Sligo could see coroners' fees put to rest

The Council’s budget will make efforts to tackle debt from establishing water infrastructure.

A Labour senator thinks Ireland has become a lawless utopia in the past week

Lorraine Higgins is worried that water protests and other incidents will damage Ireland’s ability to attract foreign direct investment.

# sligo - Friday 21 November, 2014

'It breaks our hearts': Body of missing Irishman found in Stockholm RIP

'It breaks our hearts': Body of missing Irishman found in Stockholm

Brian Farrell’s family say his body was found in water close to where he was last seen.

# sligo - Monday 17 November, 2014

Sligo man missing in Sweden for a week

Brian Farrell was last seen in Stockholm on 10 November.

# sligo - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Pony rescued after being found in 'excruciating pain' with head collar embedded in his face

The ISPCA wants to hear from anybody who has any information about the pony.

# sligo - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Heritage Ireland: This may be the most stunning location for a castle

Archaeologist Neil Jackman tours Dunluce Castle in Antrim, the ‘least-understood’ of the Boyne Valley tombs, and the wonderful Drumcliff in Sligo.

# sligo - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Man in hospital after stabbing in Sligo town

There are reports that up to four men were involved in the incident.

# sligo - Friday 26 September, 2014

Nurse doesn't remember telling Michael Kivlehan to stop 'eavesdropping'

The inquest has heard about a number of angry exchanges between the bereaved and a consultant.

# sligo - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Timeline: Search for answers after death of Dhara Kivlehan

The 29 year old died four years ago after giving birth to a baby boy.

# sligo - Saturday 20 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in the West of Ireland Weshtlife

# sligo - Friday 19 September, 2014

What to see in THE WEST on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night on Friday – and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

# sligo - Sunday 17 August, 2014

The Fleadh is in Sligo and this video captures the craic

Sligo was looking well this week.

# sligo - Saturday 16 August, 2014

The Mooney Show, Knock, and polygamy: The week in numbers

Plus: What subject had the highest failure rate in the Leaving Certificate?

Man charged with stealing ATM with a digger

The man will appear again in court on 22 August.

# sligo - Friday 15 August, 2014

Two gardaí on motorcycles injured in Sligo crash

The two members of the traffic corps are being treated in hospital.

# sligo - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Fiddles at the ready: The world's biggest trad music session kicks-off in Sligo today

President Higgins will be on hand to open Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann.

# sligo - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From The42 Cuthbert's Cork overcome Sligo challenge to secure Mayo quarter-final Rebellion

Cuthbert's Cork overcome Sligo challenge to secure Mayo quarter-final

The Rebels are into their 10th successive All-Ireland senior quarter-final after victory in Tullamore.

From The42 Cork aiming for redemptive performance against Sligo -- Walsh Rebel Revenge

Cork aiming for redemptive performance against Sligo -- Walsh

“[Against Kerry] not to put in a performance was the worst of it,” says the man hoping to keep his dual role alive.

# sligo - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Deaths of two brothers 'the worst tragedy to ever hit' Sligo community

It is believed that 20-year-old Shane Skeffington stabbed his younger brother and then took his own life.

# sligo - Monday 21 July, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock.

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

# sligo - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Diver dies after accident off Donegal coast

The incident occurred yesterday evening, the Coastguard said.