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2016 Sporting highlight – Monaghan Under 21’s are crowned Ulster champions

All of this week we recall some of the sporting highlights of 2016 with us here in the Northern Sound region .It was a...

Ulster GAA manager calls for better promotion of Railway Cup competition

Ulster claimed their 32nd  Railway cup title with a 2-16 to 3-10 victory over Connacht on Saturday in Carrick on Shannon.Once again the support...

Final round of games in Co. Monaghan Snooker League before Christmas break

The final round of league fixtures in the Co Monaghan Snooker League before the Christmas break takes place this evening..Match of the night is...

A Great day for Godon Elliot

It was another Sunday to savour for Gordon Elliott at Navan. It's as he helped himself to a 73-1 four-timer thanks to the victories...
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Manchester City are second in the Premier League.

Manchester City are second in the Premier League.They beat title rivals Arsenal 2-1 to move to within seven points of leaders Chelsea.Theo...

Ulster defeated by Clermont Auvergne

 A second-half fightback from Ulster wasn't enough as they lost their European Champions Cup clash against Clermont Auvergne.They went down 38-19 in their Pool...

Quigley wins 12th fight in a row

Jason Quigley claimed his 12th straight professional victory in Lois Angeles last night.The Donegal fighter beat Jorge Melendez of Puerto Rico just 2 minutes...

Glory for Connacht and Leinster :despair for Munster

Jack Carty was the hero for Connacht as they kept their European hopes alive last night. A try and a last gasp conversion from...

Bertram Allen has stormed to victory in Christmas Masters class at London

Bertram Allen has stormed to victory in today’s Christmas Masters class at London Olympia. The Wexford rider guided the nine-year-old stallion High Valley to...

Brian Carthy reflects on GAA year gone by

'The Championship 2016' book by Brian CarthyRTÉ Radio Gaelic Games Correspondent/Commentator, Brian Carthy reflects on the 2016 Hurling and Football Championships in his comprehensive,...

Latest News

Monaghan man hopes to take ‘Microwave Express’ stateside

The Microwave Express is planning to go Stateside later this year.Monaghan native Diarmuid McCleary has just arrived home from his latest adventure which saw...

Cavan GAA club official opening postponed due outbreak of mumps locally

The official opening of new GAA facilities in Denn, in Cavan have been cancelled due to an outbreak of mumps in the community.GAA President...

Monaghan to remember women in local government at special event

We're being encouraged to share any stories or memories of women in local government.This year marks 120 years since the County Councils were set...

Latest Death Notices

Clare Reilly

Clare Reilly ...

Mary Curran

Mary Curran, Formerly Drung, Co. Cavan and Castlemanor Residential Village, Cavan. Sunday April 21st. Peacefully in the compassionate care of the staff a...

Joey Aughey

Joey Aughey Coolshannagh Road, Monaghan, Co.Monaghan. Monday, 22nd April. Peacefully at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Reposing at his residence Monday from three o’clock until nine...

Latest Podcasts

Podcast: Saturday Connection 20th April 2019

Charlie McGettigan presents a host of guests, chat and music on the Saturday Connection. The programme was broadcast on the 20th of April 2019.So...

Side By Side 21st April 2019

Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.Patsy Lee Joins Eamonn and Tony as they reflect on how it is...

Podcast: Last Amateurs-Ulster 1999 European Champions

It was a Heineken Champions Cup weekend and the world is enjoying a feast of Rugby.It’s remarkable to think that twenty years ago Ulster...