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Funeral of young woman who died after 'falling ill in restaurant' taking place today
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Funeral of young woman who died after 'falling ill in restaurant' taking place today

Jan 25th 2017, 10:02 AM 49,981 Views 14 Comments

Lisa Niland’s family have said they are heartbroken.

'Rural pubs were hesitant to chase the hen and stag market. Now we need it'
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'Rural pubs were hesitant to chase the hen and stag market. Now we need it'

Jan 19th 2017, 5:24 PM 96 Views 0 Comments

This bar and restaurant owner wanted a new business to kickstart stagnant trade in Sligo.

Clamp down on speeding and drink driving with one motorist caught at 168 kph
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Clamp down on speeding and drink driving with one motorist caught at 168 kph

Dec 28th 2016, 10:13 AM 24,953 Views 52 Comments

Gardaí have also arrested a number of drink drivers.

An office building is now being occupied by homeless activists in Sligo town
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An office building is now being occupied by homeless activists in Sligo town

Dec 22nd 2016, 12:22 PM 27,727 Views 107 Comments

The location of the disused office building in the western town is as yet unknown.

Man killed in accident on Sligo windfarm
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Man killed in accident on Sligo windfarm

Dec 13th 2016, 11:02 AM 16,110 Views 5 Comments

The Health and Safety Authority and gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the accident.

This Sligo ice cream has been named the best Oreo gelato in the world
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# Delicious

This Sligo ice cream has been named the best Oreo gelato in the world

Dec 5th 2016, 2:03 PM 7,350 Views 2 Comments

The Italian seal of approval.

'There will be people lying in doorways and parks this Christmas': Homelessness in regional towns
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'There will be people lying in doorways and parks this Christmas': Homelessness in regional towns

Nov 30th 2016, 8:30 PM 11,536 Views 40 Comments

There has been a 100% increase in the number of people registered as homeless in Co Louth in the last two years.

'I have never seen anything like this': Homelessness in Galway hits crisis point
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# Nowhere To Go

'I have never seen anything like this': Homelessness in Galway hits crisis point

Nov 28th 2016, 9:15 PM 28,314 Views 51 Comments

More and more families are presenting as homeless in Galway, where no social housing has been built since 2009.

Hunger-striking Iranian man to be granted access to asylum process
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# Sligo

Hunger-striking Iranian man to be granted access to asylum process

Nov 15th 2016, 2:11 PM 12,614 Views 109 Comments

The man was admitted to hospital yesterday after 35 days on hunger strike.

Asylum seeker enters 35th day of hunger strike in Sligo centre
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Asylum seeker enters 35th day of hunger strike in Sligo centre

Nov 14th 2016, 12:05 PM 18,818 Views 115 Comments

The Iranian man has been served with a deportation order.

"I always bring my granny": Stetsons, stilettos (and apple tarts) at The Nathan Carter Show
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# Behind The Music

"I always bring my granny": Stetsons, stilettos (and apple tarts) at The Nathan Carter Show

Oct 30th 2016, 10:00 AM 18,674 Views 23 Comments

The fans are the real stars of the show, as we discovered in Sligo recently.

8 family festivals to hit up this Halloween
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8 family festivals to hit up this Halloween

Oct 28th 2016, 12:00 PM 14,067 Views 13 Comments

Fiercesome (mostly) free fun.

"It's such a sad and tragic loss" - Community devastated after death of young Sligo woman in Canada
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"It's such a sad and tragic loss" - Community devastated after death of young Sligo woman in Canada

Oct 18th 2016, 12:49 PM 39,180 Views 4 Comments

Regina Hunt died over the weekend after suffering a fall at her home in Canada.

Katie Taylor to Hell and Back to help four-year-old Sligo boy to walk
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# Taking Steps

Katie Taylor to Hell and Back to help four-year-old Sligo boy to walk

Oct 1st 2016, 6:00 PM 24,586 Views 9 Comments

The parents of Rory Gallagher, who has cerebral palsy, say they are facing selling their home to fund their son’s treatment.

Resurgent Bray continue to climb the table after 4-0 drubbing of Sligo
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# On The Move

Resurgent Bray continue to climb the table after 4-0 drubbing of Sligo

Sep 17th 2016, 10:07 PM 3,126 Views 3 Comments

The Seagulls saw goals from Ger Pender, Darragh Noone, Andrew Lewis and Shane Harding hand them three points at the Carlisle Grounds.

Three status yellow wind warnings issued for seven counties
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# On The Way

Three status yellow wind warnings issued for seven counties

Sep 9th 2016, 7:49 AM 29,089 Views 15 Comments

All three of the warnings are valid for at least eight hours, with wind gusts expected to reach 100 km/h in some areas.

Off-duty Garda beaten unconscious at GAA match
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Off-duty Garda beaten unconscious at GAA match

Sep 7th 2016, 8:49 AM 54,328 Views 123 Comments

The incident happened last Friday evening in Co Sligo.

Woman in critical condition after attack by cow which left pet dog dead
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# Devenish Island

Woman in critical condition after attack by cow which left pet dog dead

Sep 2nd 2016, 11:14 AM 40,396 Views 35 Comments

The incident happened on a popular lakeland beauty spot on Lough Erne, Co Fermanagh.

There’s a Facebook page dedicated to the awful parking in this seaside Sligo town
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# Strandhill

There’s a Facebook page dedicated to the awful parking in this seaside Sligo town

Aug 31st 2016, 9:30 AM 7,947 Views 3 Comments

Ah here.

Moolick goal clinches extra-time win for Kildare in thrilling semi-final
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# Final Countdown

Moolick goal clinches extra-time win for Kildare in thrilling semi-final

Aug 27th 2016, 7:32 PM 6,423 Views 1 Comment

The Lilywhites will face Clare or Tipperary in the ladies intermediate football final on 25 September.

Search resumes for man in his 20s who got into difficulty swimming off Donegal coast
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Search resumes for man in his 20s who got into difficulty swimming off Donegal coast

Aug 24th 2016, 7:22 AM 14,006 Views 2 Comments

The search resumed at first light.

11 gorgeous views from this seaside Sligo pub
# The Beach Bar
# The Beach Bar

11 gorgeous views from this seaside Sligo pub

Aug 23rd 2016, 11:53 AM 7,088 Views 2 Comments

Post-surf pint perfection.

Two Sligo men charged with IRA membership appear before Special Criminal Court
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Two Sligo men charged with IRA membership appear before Special Criminal Court

Aug 17th 2016, 9:30 AM 26,842 Views 0 Comments

The men, aged 27 and 35, made no comment when they were arrested by gardaí.

Stephen Bradley suffers first league defeat as Sligo win thriller at the Showgrounds
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# West Is Best

Stephen Bradley suffers first league defeat as Sligo win thriller at the Showgrounds

Aug 12th 2016, 10:00 PM 3,053 Views 2 Comments

Dave Robertson’s side enjoyed a 3-2 win over the Dublin side.

'It's hard to explain how much it hurts not being able to realise my Olympic dream'
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'It's hard to explain how much it hurts not being able to realise my Olympic dream'

Aug 12th 2016, 12:00 PM 23,580 Views 1 Comment

Irish track star Mary Cullen talks about her latest Games heartbreak, trying to find her way again and why she is excited to see Ciara Mageean take to the track in Rio.

The man who brought a Boeing 767 to a Sligo glamping site is now moving a train from London
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# David Mcgowan

The man who brought a Boeing 767 to a Sligo glamping site is now moving a train from London

Aug 10th 2016, 2:28 PM 43,985 Views 37 Comments

Several couples have asked if they can get married on the plane.

Woman (50s) dies after motorcycle collides with car
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Woman (50s) dies after motorcycle collides with car

Jul 24th 2016, 7:12 PM 21,631 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened on the N16 Sligo to Manorhamilton road, and local diversions are in place.

Exceptional second-half performance sees Banner down Sligo
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# Up The Banner

Exceptional second-half performance sees Banner down Sligo

Jul 16th 2016, 4:07 PM 12,218 Views 11 Comments

The Munster side overturned a half-time deficit and responded well to losing Podge Collins to a black card in the first half.

Murphy leads Sligo's first-half charge in convincing win over Leitrim
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# All-connacht Qualifier

Murphy leads Sligo's first-half charge in convincing win over Leitrim

Jul 2nd 2016, 7:44 PM 5,704 Views 0 Comments

Niall Murphy scored five first-half points to give the hosts plenty of breathing space at Markievicz Park.

Bray rue missed chances in goalless draw away to Sligo
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# Shooting Blanks

Bray rue missed chances in goalless draw away to Sligo

Jun 24th 2016, 10:03 PM 1,804 Views 1 Comment

Harry Kenny’s men returned from the mid-season break with a point to prove.

10 words that just sound better in a Sligo accent
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# Minker

10 words that just sound better in a Sligo accent

Jun 19th 2016, 1:00 PM 11,167 Views 2 Comments

Ruptions.

Roscommon fight back to win thriller against impressive Sligo
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Roscommon fight back to win thriller against impressive Sligo

Jun 12th 2016, 5:50 PM 8,910 Views 6 Comments

It was tough work but Roscommon are through to the Connacht final.

15 of the most WTF things that have ever happened in Sligo
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# Sligo On

15 of the most WTF things that have ever happened in Sligo

May 30th 2016, 1:06 PM 7,766 Views 0 Comments

Unexplained.

Goal-shy Bohs suffer fifth defeat in six games at the hands of Sligo
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# Bad Run

Goal-shy Bohs suffer fifth defeat in six games at the hands of Sligo

May 14th 2016, 10:09 PM 3,634 Views 2 Comments

The hosts found their scoring boots at home again, and it was Liam Martin who gave them the lead.

Mystery as €8.2m Lotto jackpot winner has yet to be paid
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Mystery as €8.2m Lotto jackpot winner has yet to be paid

May 11th 2016, 11:04 PM 36,959 Views 38 Comments

The National Lottery said it is continuing to engage with the ticketholder.

19 beautiful photos that would make you proud to be from Sligo
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# Sligo

19 beautiful photos that would make you proud to be from Sligo

May 11th 2016, 6:00 PM 17,836 Views 4 Comments

The beautiful Yeats county.

The Boeing has landed: Plane reaches glamping village after mammoth effort
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# Plane Sailing

The Boeing has landed: Plane reaches glamping village after mammoth effort

May 8th 2016, 11:20 AM 48,002 Views 59 Comments

Crowds of people lined the streets of Enniscrone, Co Sligo until the early hours of this morning.

Almost there: Boeing 767 has just about landed ashore in Sligo
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# Plane Sailing

Almost there: Boeing 767 has just about landed ashore in Sligo

May 7th 2016, 8:10 PM 82,325 Views 53 Comments

The move was delayed due to wind and tide issues.

A Boeing 767 has almost landed at a glamping site in Sligo - by barge
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A Boeing 767 has almost landed at a glamping site in Sligo - by barge

May 6th 2016, 6:34 PM 50,510 Views 23 Comments

The Boeing 767 is set to land in Enniscrone, Co.Sligo tomorrow morning.

Watch: This Boeing 767 is nearly ready to make a Sligo glamping village its new home
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Watch: This Boeing 767 is nearly ready to make a Sligo glamping village its new home

May 3rd 2016, 9:07 AM 47,088 Views 30 Comments

The plane will be the centrepiece of a new transport-themed campsite.