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Jul 20, 2018

61-year-old Mayo native jailed for 18 years for regularly sexually assaulting his eldest daughter

A 61 year old man has been jailed for 18 years for regularly sexually assaulting his eldest daughter from the age of 3. John Murphy with an address in Arbour Hill Prison in Dublin but formerly from Foxford in Co Mayo pleaded guilty. His daughter Sophia, who…
Jul 20, 2018

Minister Creed announces extension of deadline for submission of data for Farm Improvement Plans in Knowledge Transfer Groups

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Jul 20, 2018

Donegal man who lost his life in boating tragedy at Malin Head this week will be laid to rest today

A Donegal man who lost his life in this week’s boating tragedy at Malin Head will be laid to rest today. Gerry Doherty who was in his 60's, will be buried after Funeral Mass at St Mary's Church, Lagg, Malin. Among those at the funeral will be Gerry's…
Jul 20, 2018

Minister for Justice and Acting Garda Commissioner in Galway today

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Jul 20, 2018

Fine Gael Senator says investment of 26m euro in expansion of Aurivo Dairy Ingredients plant in Ballaghaderreen is positive news

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Jul 20, 2018

First site by site survey of facilities and conditions for Travellers in Galway finds widespread violations of human rights standards

The first site by site survey of facilities and conditions for Travellers in Galway has found widespread violations of human rights standards. The report, released today, was carried out by the Galway Traveller Community in cooperation with the county's…

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Jul 20, 2018

David Murray cleared to play for Roscommon tomorrow against Donegal

Roscommon defender David Murray has been cleared to play against Donegal in the Super 8s tomorrow. Murray was facing a one match suspension after picking up his third black card of the season against Tyrone last weekend. The card has been overturned following…
Jul 20, 2018

Damien Duff to travel to Castlebar next week with U15 Shamrock Rovers side

Former Chelsea & Republic of Ireland International Damien Duff travels to Castlebar with his talented U15 Shamrock Rovers side who sit nicely at the top of SSE Airtricity group 2 on Saturday July 28th. They are undefeated this season with 11 games played, 45…
Jul 20, 2018

Sligo Rovers unhappy with postponement and 11-week home fixture gap

Sligo Rovers are the latest League of Ireland club to come under financial pressure. They have been left without a home fixture for 11 weeks following the postponement of Sunday's S-S-E Airtricity League Premier Division clash with table toppers Dundalk. The…
Jul 20, 2018

Mayo GAA results from last night

North Mayo B&C Championship Group 2 Naomh Padraig 1-14 v 3-13 Crossmolina Deel Rovers Under 14 A Championship Finals 2018 Breaffy 1-9 v 3-9 Westport GAA Under 14 B Championship Finals 2018 Béal an Mhuirthead 2-8 v 6-14 Parke/Keelogues /Crimlin East Mayo Under…
Jul 20, 2018

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Enniscrone is getting ready to host a unique athletics event which promises to be fun-filled and challenging this October.

The inaugural Enniscrone Surf and Turf Fun run will take place on Saturday, October 25th (the October Bank Holiday weekend) at 12 noon.

The run, hosted by the Enniscrone/Kilglass GAA club, will incorporate all that is good about the locality – scenic views, rugged terrain and great community spirit.

This event gives clubs across a wide range of disciplines the opportunity to compete for a terrific prize – a €500 sports voucher, kindly sponsored by Coleman Electronic Ltd.

Teams of five may enter, with the first full team across the line deemed the winners.

For any participating club, this event offers the ultimate team bonding experience at the end of a long season, or with a view to future competitions.

There are also individual competitions with men’s and ladies sections, as well as a slightly altered course (3k) for competitors aged 14-16. There will be prizes awarded to the first, second and third individual in each of these categories.

Entry fees

Teams of 5 - €100

Adults - €20

Youths - €10 (14-16 years of age)  

Registration forms can be downloaded from our club website, www.enniscronekilglassgaa.com or from our Facebook page (EnniscroneKilglass GAA).

Registration will take place on Friday night (24th October) from 7.00pm to 9.00pm in the Diamond Coast Hotel Enniscrone, and on Saturday morning (25th October) in the Enniscrone/Kilglass GAA clubhouse from 10.00am to 11.45am.

The route is set in the scenic Quigabar area, with the starting and finishing point at the Enniscrone/Kilglass GAA club grounds. The loop route brings competitors down 1 kilometre of public road, followed by 1 kilometre of shoreline and then through 3 kilometres of demanding cross country terrain which will include several obstacles.

This course will test all our competitors and entertain our spectators, as participants attempt to negotiate a landscape that will test their wits. Above all, though, fun will be at the centre of our event with each participating team or individual guaranteed a rewarding afternoon, and a great start to your bank holiday weekend.