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#Leitrim

# leitrim - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Terry Hyland steps down as Leitrim manager after three year stint
# Resignation
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# Resignation

Terry Hyland steps down as Leitrim manager after three year stint

Jul 15th 2021, 4:16 PM 3,559 Views 4 Comments

The Connacht county were hammered last weekend by Mayo at the provincial semi-final stage.

# leitrim - Tuesday 1 June, 2021

Man missing from Leitrim for two weeks is found safe and well
# Kinlough
# Kinlough

Man missing from Leitrim for two weeks is found safe and well

Jun 1st 2021, 8:38 AM 20,077 Views 5 Comments

Joseph McMorrow had been missing from his home in Kinlough since 17 May.

# leitrim - Monday 10 May, 2021

Leitrim hurlers to display 'No To Racism' on their jerseys for the 2021 season
# Fight Against Racism
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# Fight Against Racism

Leitrim hurlers to display 'No To Racism' on their jerseys for the 2021 season

Updated May 10th 2021, 5:11 PM 23,392 Views 32 Comments

The new jersey is a result of a partnership with Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI).

# leitrim - Monday 26 April, 2021

Dog poo DNA testing to be launched in Leitrim to find owners who don't clean up
# Poo Done It?
# Poo Done It?

Dog poo DNA testing to be launched in Leitrim to find owners who don't clean up

Apr 26th 2021, 3:48 PM 32,651 Views 57 Comments

Dog owners will be asked to cooperate in allowing a sample of saliva to be taken from their dog.

# leitrim - Monday 19 April, 2021

Reigning champions Mayo to face Sligo after Connacht football championship draw made
# Out Of The Hat
From The42
# Out Of The Hat

Reigning champions Mayo to face Sligo after Connacht football championship draw made

Apr 19th 2021, 7:04 PM 7,046 Views 6 Comments

The winners meet Leitrim in the semi-final, with Galway and Roscommon going head-to-head in the other.

# leitrim - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

'One of the greatest footballers of all time' - tributes paid after death of Leitrim GAA legend
# Packy McGarty
From The42
# Packy McGarty

'One of the greatest footballers of all time' - tributes paid after death of Leitrim GAA legend

Apr 6th 2021, 6:23 PM 7,248 Views 1 Comment

Packy McGarty is widely regarded as the best player ever from the county.

# leitrim - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

More injury woe as another knee setback rules Leitrim star out in Australia once again
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

More injury woe as another knee setback rules Leitrim star out in Australia once again

Jan 13th 2021, 4:32 PM 5,630 Views 0 Comments

Fremantle are ‘devastated’ for Áine Tighe, who is unlikely to feature in 2021 after suffering a medial meniscus tear.

# leitrim - Monday 21 December, 2020

Gardaí seize €360k worth of cannabis and shotgun in Sligo and Leitrim searches
# Drug Seizure
# Drug Seizure

Gardaí seize €360k worth of cannabis and shotgun in Sligo and Leitrim searches

Dec 21st 2020, 4:42 PM 13,335 Views 15 Comments

A man in his 40s was arrested in connection with the seizure.

# leitrim - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Man (70s) dies following single vehicle collision in Co Leitrim
# Ballinamore
# Ballinamore

Man (70s) dies following single vehicle collision in Co Leitrim

Dec 15th 2020, 7:40 PM 11,716 Views 2 Comments

The incident happened at approximately 11am in Killaneen, Ballinamore.

# leitrim - Monday 14 December, 2020

€58k worth of suspected cannabis seized after gardaí discover grow house in Leitrim
# Dromahair
# Dromahair

€58k worth of suspected cannabis seized after gardaí discover grow house in Leitrim

Dec 14th 2020, 2:44 PM 11,547 Views 7 Comments

No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.

# leitrim - Friday 30 October, 2020

Seven debutants get the nod for Mayo's championship opener
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Seven debutants get the nod for Mayo's championship opener

Oct 30th 2020, 3:35 PM 13,817 Views 5 Comments

Sunday’s Connacht quarter-final against Leitrim is due to take place at Avantcard Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada.

# leitrim - Friday 23 October, 2020

Leitrim to fulfil Sunday's clash with Tipp despite further Covid-19 cases
# Game On
From The42
# Game On

Leitrim to fulfil Sunday's clash with Tipp despite further Covid-19 cases

Oct 23rd 2020, 11:59 AM 4,130 Views 0 Comments

The Connacht side will have four players unavailable for their Division 3 relegation battle.

# leitrim - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Investigation launched into assault on woman with pickaxe in Leitrim
# Carrick-on-Shannon
# Carrick-on-Shannon

Investigation launched into assault on woman with pickaxe in Leitrim

Sep 5th 2020, 2:00 PM 41,156 Views 20 Comments

The incident occurred at Pairc Beag, Lis Cara on Thursday evening.

# leitrim - Friday 4 September, 2020

Leitrim GAA club suspends all activities as Covid-19 precaution
# Fears
From The42
# Fears

Leitrim GAA club suspends all activities as Covid-19 precaution

Sep 4th 2020, 12:14 PM 6,226 Views 0 Comments

Kiltubrid has called a halt to all activity for 48 hours.

# leitrim - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Environmental group challenges decision to allow 'alien species' of tree to be planted in Leitrim
# High Court
# High Court

Environmental group challenges decision to allow 'alien species' of tree to be planted in Leitrim

Aug 11th 2020, 8:42 PM 24,224 Views 0 Comments

The group claims Sitka Spruce developments can completely obliterate landscapes over a very wide area.

# leitrim - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Gardaí issue warning after nearly 50 reports of dogs attacking livestock since March
# Garda Appeal
# Garda Appeal

Gardaí issue warning after nearly 50 reports of dogs attacking livestock since March

Jul 1st 2020, 8:45 AM 13,836 Views 26 Comments

In total, 47 incidents were reported between 1 March and 29 June.

# leitrim - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

'It's like something you'd see in a movie': Thousands of tonnes of bog slide down mountain in Leitrim
# Mudslides
# Mudslides

'It's like something you'd see in a movie': Thousands of tonnes of bog slide down mountain in Leitrim

Jun 30th 2020, 1:51 PM 72,719 Views 47 Comments

Farmland and roads are covered with peat, and some families have evacuated their homes as a precaution.

# leitrim - Friday 21 February, 2020

Woman released after arrest over 'threats to kill' made at conclusion of rape trial
# Courts
# Courts

Woman released after arrest over 'threats to kill' made at conclusion of rape trial

Feb 21st 2020, 10:03 AM 20,832 Views 0 Comments

The woman was arrested yesterday and questioned at a garda station in Leitrim.

# leitrim - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Woman (20s) arrested by gardaí investigating 'threats to kill' made at conclusion of rape trial
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Woman (20s) arrested by gardaí investigating 'threats to kill' made at conclusion of rape trial

Feb 20th 2020, 11:25 AM 36,879 Views 0 Comments

The men were jailed for seven years on Monday.

# leitrim - Monday 17 February, 2020

Victim verbally abused in courtroom after two Leitrim men jailed for seven years for rape
# Courts
# Courts

Victim verbally abused in courtroom after two Leitrim men jailed for seven years for rape

Feb 17th 2020, 12:54 PM 51,410 Views 0 Comments

“This will haunt me for the rest of my life, knowing that they chose to do this to me,” the victim said in an impact statement.

# leitrim - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Emlyn Mulligan left out of Leitrim squad for 2020
# Out Of The Frame
From The42
# Out Of The Frame

Emlyn Mulligan left out of Leitrim squad for 2020

Dec 19th 2019, 6:00 AM 12,787 Views 7 Comments

The long-serving forward has vowed not to retire.

# leitrim - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Asylum seekers to move into Leitrim apartments after 'constructive' meeting between Minister and locals
# Ballinamore
# Ballinamore

Asylum seekers to move into Leitrim apartments after 'constructive' meeting between Minister and locals

Nov 28th 2019, 10:00 PM 23,888 Views 42 Comments

Ballinamore Community Group had held protests over the plans in recent months.

# leitrim - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Mulligan takes on role with Leitrim minors as hurlers still on hunt for new boss
# Star Name
From The42
# Star Name

Mulligan takes on role with Leitrim minors as hurlers still on hunt for new boss

Nov 21st 2019, 2:59 PM 7,373 Views 6 Comments

Emlyn Mulligan joins Benny Guckian’s backroom team as a selector.

# leitrim - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Leitrim direct provision protest stood down after High Court injunction
# Ballinamore
# Ballinamore

Leitrim direct provision protest stood down after High Court injunction

Nov 16th 2019, 4:43 PM 18,659 Views 81 Comments

Ballinamore Community Group have agreed to stand down their demonstration in the town.

# leitrim - Friday 15 November, 2019

Man whose dangerous driving left friend in vegetative state jailed for 40 months
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Man whose dangerous driving left friend in vegetative state jailed for 40 months

Nov 15th 2019, 6:22 PM 31,085 Views 38 Comments

Mark Kelly sustained serious injuries in the crash and has not regained consciousness.

# leitrim - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Man and woman arrested in connection with murder of Leitrim man missing since 2011
# Pat Heeran
# Pat Heeran

Man and woman arrested in connection with murder of Leitrim man missing since 2011

Nov 14th 2019, 10:05 PM 27,639 Views 8 Comments

Pat Heeran was 48 at the time of his disappearance.

# leitrim - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Jury convicts two Leitrim men of raping woman at party
# Court
# Court

Jury convicts two Leitrim men of raping woman at party

Nov 12th 2019, 9:21 PM 38,452 Views 0 Comments

They had pleaded not guilty to rape in a flat in a town in the county on a date in 2017.

# leitrim - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Leitrim woman tells rape trial she awoke twice from a drunken blackout to find two men raping her
# Courts
# Courts

Leitrim woman tells rape trial she awoke twice from a drunken blackout to find two men raping her

Nov 6th 2019, 7:11 PM 47,927 Views 0 Comments

The alleged rapes took place at the end of a party in a flat in a Co Leitrim town.

# leitrim - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Minister has 'constructive' meeting with locals about Direct Provision centre in Ballinamore
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

Minister has 'constructive' meeting with locals about Direct Provision centre in Ballinamore

Nov 5th 2019, 8:12 PM 12,059 Views 16 Comments

Plans to house over 100 asylum seekers in the town have been postponed amid protests.

# leitrim - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Martin Kenny describes 'traumatic and difficult' experience after car set alight outside home
# Sinn Fein TD
# Sinn Fein TD

Martin Kenny describes 'traumatic and difficult' experience after car set alight outside home

Updated Oct 29th 2019, 7:30 PM 26,479 Views 65 Comments

The Sinn Féin TD’s car was set alight outside his home yesterday morning.

# leitrim - Monday 28 October, 2019

Car of Sinn Féin TD who received death threats last week set on fire outside his home
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Car of Sinn Féin TD who received death threats last week set on fire outside his home

Oct 28th 2019, 12:33 PM 41,954 Views 42 Comments

The Leitrim TD reported receiving death threats following a speech on asylum seekers in the Dáil.

# leitrim - Friday 18 October, 2019

New faces at the helm in Armagh, Laois and Leitrim ahead of 2020 season
# Ladies Football
From The42
# Ladies Football

New faces at the helm in Armagh, Laois and Leitrim ahead of 2020 season

Oct 18th 2019, 1:22 PM 10,812 Views 0 Comments

The Orchard county become the latest to appoint new management, while former underage prodigy Donie Brennan takes over in Laois.

# leitrim - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Motorcyclist (20) dies following collision with school bus in Leitrim
# Cloone
# Cloone

Motorcyclist (20) dies following collision with school bus in Leitrim

Sep 4th 2019, 11:31 PM 13,000 Views 4 Comments

The driver of the bus, aged in his 60s, received minor injuries.

# leitrim - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Leitrim man on trial for allegedly deceiving five men into giving him almost €1.8 million
# Courts
# Courts

Leitrim man on trial for allegedly deceiving five men into giving him almost €1.8 million

May 16th 2019, 7:16 PM 23,070 Views 0 Comments

Simon Gold is alleged to have used a false ESB bill to open a bank account.

# leitrim - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Two Killoran goals power Cunningham's Roscommon past Leitrim once again
# Connacht Clash
From The42
# Connacht Clash

Two Killoran goals power Cunningham's Roscommon past Leitrim once again

May 12th 2019, 5:41 PM 8,534 Views 3 Comments

The Rossies face Mayo in the Connacht semi-final next.

# leitrim - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Concerns raised about fire safety issues at hotel earmarked to house asylum seekers before arson attacks
# Rooskey
# Rooskey

Concerns raised about fire safety issues at hotel earmarked to house asylum seekers before arson attacks

May 7th 2019, 12:05 AM 10,925 Views 0 Comments

Plans to open a Direct Provision centre in Rooskey were scrapped based on legal advice.

# leitrim - Monday 6 May, 2019

Fears over legal challenge 'disrupting' asylum seekers led to Direct Provision centre being scrapped
# Rooskey
# Rooskey

Fears over legal challenge 'disrupting' asylum seekers led to Direct Provision centre being scrapped

May 6th 2019, 12:05 AM 17,200 Views 0 Comments

The proposal was affected by a number of legal and planning issues, as well as suspected arson attacks.

# leitrim - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

'An attack on the most vulnerable': HSE introduces fees for transport to disability day services
# HSE
# HSE

'An attack on the most vulnerable': HSE introduces fees for transport to disability day services

Apr 23rd 2019, 6:00 AM 49,013 Views 43 Comments

One family told their local MEP they were facing a €2,000 annual bill.

# leitrim - Friday 19 April, 2019

Two Lithuanian men due in court after raid of cannabis growhouse in Leitrim
# Manorhamilton
# Manorhamilton

Two Lithuanian men due in court after raid of cannabis growhouse in Leitrim

Apr 19th 2019, 9:43 AM 12,697 Views 0 Comments

The growhouse was discovered during a search of a property.

# leitrim - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Derry complete flawless Division 4 campaign with league final victory over Leitrim
# 100% Record
From The42
# 100% Record

Derry complete flawless Division 4 campaign with league final victory over Leitrim

Mar 30th 2019, 6:17 PM 10,302 Views 4 Comments

Shane McGuigan was the star as the Ulster side ran out four-point winners at Croke Park.

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