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Allianz League Team Of The Week

It was two from two for Leitrim. Longford remain unbeaten, Roscommon bounced back from an opening round defeat.Monaghan followed up their win over Dublin...

LIDL Ladies League Gets Underway

Home defeats for both of last year’s All-Ireland finalists in the opening round of the Lidl NFL sent shockwaves through the competition, and Dublin...

Henshaw Starts At Full-Back Against England

Robbie Henshaw will start at full-back for the first time in an Ireland jersey against England in the opening Guinness Six Nations clash on...

Brady Thinks Sin-Bin Sins Against Objective

The National football league got underway last weekend with four experimental rules being trialled.The advanced mark, The 20 metre line kick out, the forward...

Podcast: 2019 National Rally Championship Launched

The 2019 Triton Showers National Rally Championship was officially launched at Mondello Park at the weekend.The championship consists of eight one day events across...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 28th January 2019

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening on Shannonside Northern Sound FM between eight and nine pm.On this edition of the showFormer Longford...

Northern Sound Team Of The Week

The Allianz National Football league got underway at the weekend and it had everything.Sin-Bins and Shocks, Goals and Gale Force Winds, and enough drama...

Five Things To Watch For: Allianz League

This Saturday the ball is thrown-in on the Allianz National football League and all four divisions promise an ultra-competitive couple of months.Teams will traipse...

McFarland Names Ulster Side For Benetton Clash

Dan McFarland has named his Ulster squad minus six Irish international’s for Friday’s decisive Guinness PRO14 fixture against Benetton Rugby.Just two points separate the...

Third Level GAA’s Scheduled Irrelevance

The final week of January and the ball is just about ready to get thrown-in and the league is off.Three months of preparation for...

Latest Death Notices

Mary O’Brien

Mary O Brien, nee Carolan. Shancarnan, Moynalty, Kells, Co Meath. Peacefully at St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown. Surrounded by her family. Predeceased by her husband Billy. Sadly missed...

Mary kate (Babbie) Duffy (nee Doughty)

Mary Kate (Babbie) Duffy, nee Doughty. Clifferna, Stradone, Co Cavan. Saturday, February 23rd. Peacefully at The Lisdarn Unit for the Elderly, Cavan. Reposing at her...

Liam Nicholl

Liam Nicholl, Fermanagh Street, Clones, Co. Monaghan. Friday, February 22nd peacefully in Drumbear Lodge nursing home, Monaghan. Predeceased by his sister Patricia...