Sligo, Ireland Newswire

Sligo, Ireland Newswire

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  1. 'Modern Spanish Armada' vessel lies off Sligo Coast to remember fallen comradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Independent.ie

    A ship of the "Modern Spanish Armada" was welcomed to County Sligo by the Minister for Justice and Equality Charlie Flanagan, as part of a weekend of events to remember the fallen of the Spanish Armada of 1588. A ship of the "Modern Spanish Armada" was welcomed to County Sligo by the Minister for Justice and Equality Charlie Flanagan, as part of a weekend of events to remember the fallen of the Spanish Armada of 1588.

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  2. Over 61,000 hardy souls brave the elementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Independent.ie

    But those Irish lessons he was taking must have had a practical 'man of the soil' dimension. Because it turns out that not only could Leo plough like any of his Waterford ancestors, but he could plough in his good suit.

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  3. Waterford edge ahead of Shamrock Rovers as Europa League fight hots upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Independent.ie

    All eyes will be on the Brandywell today after Waterford kept up the pressure on Shamrock Rovers with a 1-0 home win over Sligo. All eyes will be on the Brandywell today after Waterford kept up the pressure on Shamrock Rovers with a 1-0 home win over Sligo.

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  4. Cork must go back to basics or concede title to DundalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | RTE.ie

    I don't go along with the argument that this top of the table clash will be any less dramatic due to Dundalk's six-point advantage over Cork City with a game in a hand. These meetings have been as good as League of Ireland football gets for drama, excitement and entertainment over the last few years and tomorrow night will be no different.

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  5. Taylor set to be installed as new Sligo managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | RTE.ie

    Sligo set up a selection committee to find their next manager and they put forward Taylor's name. It is expected that he will be ratified by club delegates at a meeting next Monday.

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  6. Woman who died after caravan blown off cliff during Storm Ali named locallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

    A woman who died after the caravan she was in was blown off a cliff during Storm Ali has been named locally as Elvira Ferraii. The Swiss holidaymaker was staying at the Clifden ecoBeach Camping and Caravan Park in Co Galway in Ireland's west when a severe gust took her caravan over the side and down onto a beach.

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  7. Tributes paid to woman who died after caravan blown off cliff during Storm AliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | The Belfast Telegraph

    Tributes have been paid to the woman who died after the caravan she was in was blown off a cliff during Storm Ali, which is battering Ireland and parts of the UK. Tributes have been paid to the woman who died after the caravan she was in was blown off a cliff during Storm Ali, which is battering Ireland and parts of the UK.

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  8. Storm Ali set to bring gusts of up to 120km/hRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | RTE.ie

    A Status Orange wind warning is now in effect for more than half the country as Storm Ali sweeps in. Storm Ali is expected to bring strong winds along Atlantic coastal counties and is forecast to move quickly eastwards through the morning.

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  9. Met Eireann issues Status Orange Wind Warning as Storm Ali bears down on IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Leinster Express

    Met ireann has issued weather warnings ahead of the arrival of Storm Ali which is set to bring winds in excess of 120km/h and persistent rain to Ireland. The forecaster says the Atlantic depression will track across the country with the warning in place until 1pm on Wednesday.

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  10. Opening of Ploughing day two delayed due to weather conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Independent.ie

    It said that in the interest of public safety the NPA have decided to delay the opening of the exhibition arena of the National Ploughing Championships for the general public until 11.00am and remain open an extra hour in the evening until 7.00pm. National Ploughing Championships 2018.

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  11. Met Eireann issues fresh warning as they expect gusts of up to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Independent.ie

    Met Eireann issues fresh warning as they expect gusts of up to 110km/hr and 'intense rain' as ex-tropical Storm Helene passes over Ireland Forecasters have warned that Storm Helene passing over Ireland "heralds the beginning of a very active period of weather this week", as they expect gusts of up to 110km/hr and "intense rain." Forecasters have warned that Storm Helene passing over Ireland "heralds the beginning of a very active period of weather this week", as they expect gusts of up to 110km/hr and "intense rain."

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  12. Met Eireann extends weather warning as ex-tropical storm Helene...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Independent.ie

    The status yellow warning was initially just posted for counties Galway and Mayo, but forecasters later included the three other counties. The remnants of the ex-tropical storm are expected to pass over Ireland tonight, bringing heavy rain and strong winds.

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  13. Rally driver's high-speed race comes to an abrupt end when the bonnet suddenly flies openRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Daily Mail

    Rally driver's high-speed race comes to an abrupt end when the bonnet suddenly flies open as he hurtles along a country lane A rally car duo got the shock of their life when their bonnet flew up and blocked the windscreen during a high speed race. Footage shows Art McCarrick from County Sligo, Ireland, and John McCay, from Derry, Ireland, take to the road in a rally race.

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  14. Mama's PetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | The Session

    Of course, this is not the one previously posted here and, I think, more widely played as Mama's Pet. This version is "mostly" based on Kevin Crawford's playing, which I like the best.

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  15. Mayor condemns delays to new radiation oncology unit at UHG "unacceptable"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Galway Advertiser

    Reports of a 109 million shortfall in capital funding for health services will "come as a blow to cancer patients" in the west who will have to wait "even longer for the development of the much needed state of the art radiation oncology unit" in Galway. This is the view of the Mayor of Galway, and Labour city councillor Niall McNelis, who called the delay's "unacceptable".

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  16. Meet the brothers who hatched a plan to make Sligo a hen and stag hotspotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Independent.ie

    Kevin and Fergal Quinn who own Kennedy's pub, Bourbon Bar and The Belfry pubs in Sligo, set up their stag and hen business after travelling around Ireland looking for fresh ideas. Photo: Pawel Szustak The Quinn family home overlooks Lough Gill, the Co Sligo beauty spot immortalised in the WB Yeats poem The Lake Isle of Innisfree.

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  17. Irish take gold, silver and bronze in BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | RTE.ie

    Irish Show Jumping horses and riders had a stunning day at the World Championships for Young Horses at Lanaken in Belgium, by winning Gold, Silver and Bronze in the 5-year-old final. Sligo's Richard Howley and The Irish Sport Horse Uppercourt Cappucino are the new 5-year-old World Champions, taking the Gold medal after a 24 horse jump-off.

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  18. Pro14 teams: O'Mahony, Cloete lift much-changed MunsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | RTE.ie

    Peter O'Mahony, Andrew Conway and Chris Cloete all return to boost Munster ahead of their Pro14 clash with the Ospreys tomorrow night, with Joey Carbery and Tadgh Beirne set to make their first starts for the province. Captain O'Mahony makes his first start of the campaign at Irish Independent Park [7.35pm] along with fellow returning international Conway.

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  19. Whyte's to offer Irish & International art worth over a 1.3 millionRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Art Daily

    Whyte's auction of Irish & International Art takes place at 6pm, Monday 1 October 2018 at the RDS, Ballsbridge Dublin. The sale will offer collectors major examples by Irish & International artists including Jack B. Yeats, Paul Henry, Sean Keating, John Lavery, Walter Osborne, Louis le Brocquy and Patrick Heron among many others.

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  20. 'Community's lifeblood dripped away, we never recovered from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent.ie

    Templemore in Co Tipperary saw among the sharpest falls in the number of people in employment between 2006 and 2016, down 361, or 34.22pc. Templemore in Co Tipperary saw among the sharpest falls in the number of people in employment between 2006 and 2016, down 361, or 34.22pc.

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