Place: Co Sligo
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Only a third of the country’s network of over 560 Garda stations has experienced an increase in staffing levels in the past five years, despite almost 2,800 extra gardaí joining the force over the period.
Fri, 24 Jan, 2020
Inspectors from the State's health services watchdog found that a Tipperary-based disability centre was not managing residents' finances in a “safe and secure manner.”
Tue, 14 Jan, 2020
The Irish coast is famous for its rough, wild coastline and we have even tied a nice ribbon around it and marketed it to sell its appeal.
Sun, 22 Dec, 2019
The mum-of-six, from Kiltimagh, Co Mayo died peacefully surrounded by her family in Co Sligo on Sunday.
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019
A new initiative honours teachers who have inspired their pupils, says.
Fri, 15 Nov, 2019
Four powerful strikers have battled their way through the most demanding of weather conditions to contest this morning’s semi-finals of the AIG Irish Close Championship at Ballybunion.
Wed, 07 Aug, 2019
Irish golf clubs have had plenty to celebrate in 2019.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2019
Higher level maths students faced an algebra-dominated paper without any financial maths, but it was easier and shorter than their mock exams, teachers say.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2019
A financial fund cannot rely on a man's deposit of land certificates with a bank to give it a lien or claim over his registered lands in Co Sligo, a five judge Supreme Court has ruled.
Tue, 04 Jun, 2019
Conor Purcell missed out on his country’s blue-riband amateur title as the Flogas Irish Amateur Open went to England’s James Newton — but Ireland’s highest-ranked player hopes his runner-up finish at Co Sligo impressed the watching Walker Cup selectors.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
Frankie Ross is director of operations for next week’s Fastnet Film Festival in Schull, Co Cork.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
Conor Purcell leads the Irish charge on home turf at Co Sligo as the Flogas Irish Amateur Open gets underway at Rosses Point tomorrow.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
The problem with Brexit is that it seems to restate the choice: are you Irish or are you British? says
Thu, 09 May, 2019
Ireland international James Sugrue will fly to England on Saturday confident he is in the best possible shape to impress Walker Cup selectors and kick-start a special season amongst the game’s amateur elite.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
Gardaí searched a house at a house in Calry yesterday evening seized 4kg of cannabis herb, over 4,000 Xanax tablets and cocaine.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
Portmarnock’s Conor Purcell hit route 66 to lead the Radisson Blu-sponsored West of Ireland Championship by a shot at Co Sligo.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2019
The adult female sperm whale was found dead on Streedagh Strand earlier this week.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
Three people have been released without charge by gardaí investigating illegal money lending in County Sligo.
Wed, 03 Apr, 2019
A woman has secured more than €63,000 damages from the High Court over negligence in her post-operative care at St James’ Hospital in Dublin after removal of a heart pacemaker.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
Happiness for some is a long walk with a putter. But for West of Ireland champion Robert Brazill, few things match the thrill of ripping a drive a mile — especially if he’s trying to beat a souped-up track car down the straight at Mondello Park.
Fri, 08 Mar, 2019
100 years ago, Constance Markievicz received a letter confirming her return as MP for Dublin St Patrick’s. Ireland’s first elected female politician was in prison at the time, and the letter was addressed: “Dear Sir”.investigates her colourful life
Fri, 28 Dec, 2018
The death has occurred, at the age of 89, of Loyal Goulding, Ardmahon House, Well Road, Cork, and one of the great characters of Cork and Irish golf for many years.
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018
The subject of what constitutes an island cropped on this page a few week’s ago in reference to the minute Flea Island in West Cork.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
We were on our way to Ennistymon to eat at Little Fox, a newly opened, super cool café on a corner of Main Street.
Sat, 01 Sep, 2018
Conor Dunne was crowned Irish national champion yesterday in Sligo as he rode home to a spectacular solo victory.
Mon, 02 Jul, 2018
It will be dry and sunny again today but temperatures will start dropping slightly after reaching a high of 32ºC on Thursday.
Sat, 30 Jun, 2018
In his job as a professional diver, Donegal centre-back Paul Brennan has seen the depths but has an opportunity of a career highlight on Sunday.
Fri, 22 Jun, 2018
This year's paper was well received by students and teachers alike.
Wed, 06 Jun, 2018
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Thu, 05 Apr, 2018
Give the oars a quick rattle in the oarlocks and settle onto the wooden seat before you undertake the 45-minute row from Ross Castle, Killarney, Co Kerry, to a stronghold of early Irish monasticism.
Fri, 16 Mar, 2018
St Stephen’s Green is a beautiful place any time of the year but spring is particularly magical.
Thu, 08 Mar, 2018
Autopsies are being carried out on several dolphins that have washed up on beaches in the last month.
Mon, 19 Feb, 2018
Some TDs are renting out at least five properties, others are letting holiday homes in sunny tourist destinations or in plush southside Dublin addresses, and dozens more have shares with financial firms at the centre of the decade-long financial crisis.
Thu, 15 Feb, 2018
British mineral exploration company Erris Resources is to use £4m (€4.5m) in flotation proceeds to fund the development of zinc assets in Ireland and has said it is open to acquiring further mining licences here.
Fri, 22 Dec, 2017
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Thu, 16 Nov, 2017
According to the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Scotland’s capercaillies are in trouble; their numbers are falling relentlessly and, if effective measures aren’t taken, extinction looms, writes
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017
Tue, 25 Jul, 2017
Nine of the eleven-strong Irish team that achieved a Grand Slam in last year’s Home Internationals and in the process completed a hat-trick of successes in the championship have entered for the Pierse Motors South of Ireland, starting with the first of two qualifying rounds at Lahinch next Wednesday.
Fri, 21 Jul, 2017
The Supreme Court is to hear further submissions on whether a defamation action in which a man was awarded €900,000 should go back for a full jury re-trial or whether the court itself could assess damages.
Wed, 12 Jul, 2017
The enormity of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open gave the European Tour the courage to take the €7m Rolex Series extravaganza to Ballyliffin from July 5-8 next year.
Mon, 10 Jul, 2017
It’s not often a child can boast they made a significant historical find on a school tour, but that’s exactly what Eillie Mai Ryan-Earley did on a recent visit to Carrowkeel Caves in Co Sligo.
Tue, 04 Jul, 2017
A farmer has got orders halting works to connect a windfarm in Co Sligo to an electricity substation in Co Leitrim after a High Court judge ruled it was incorrectly decided the works do not require planning permission.
Fri, 12 May, 2017