News from Athleague
Derry hurlers disappointing season continued with a 2-20 to 0-15 defeat by Roscommon in the first round of the Christy Ring Cup at Athleague this afternoon. The Oakleafters were very much in the game at half-time when they trailed by three points on a ...
Hurling: Derry lose again... this time to Roscommon in Christy RIng Cup opener
Derry hurling manager Tom McLean hasn't his sorrows to seek for today's tricky Christy Ring Cup assignment against Roscommon at Athleague. He is missing Paddy Kelly, John O'Dwyer, Dara McCloskey and Darrel McDermott because of injury while Anton ...
Derry boss McLean is not fazed by loss of four players
The first of the 2016 lambs are expected to come on stream this week, with some factories quoting €7.50/kg for milk lambs weighing 10-13kg. Kepak Athleague is currently quoting for milk lambs and are looking for about 100 of these lambs for slaughter ...
First of the 2016 born lambs coming on stream – Spring lamb prices at €6.40/kg
Kepak Athleague continues to lead the pack with lamb price, as they are currently offering 565c/kg, while the two ICM plants and Kildare Chilling sit at 550c/kg. The ewe price also remains unchanged, with the majority of plants offering 290-300c/kg for ...
No movement in lamb price – Week-on-week sheep kill drops by 5%
The Irish Cattle and Sheep Association (ICSA) has welcomed the special bonus available for E and U grade lambs sired by pedigree Beltex or Texel rams in Kepak Athleague, which will be worth 30c/kg to 35c/kg up to 23kg. ICSA sheep chair John Brooks ...
'Carcase conformation matters' – ICSA welcomes bonus for E and U grade lambs
Televised images of residents and shop-owners battling the rising floodwaters on the main street of Athleague, Co Roscommon, reminded me of a prophecy I first heard many years ago from other children. My people had very recently moved to the Athleague ...
An Irishman's Diary on an ancient prophecy and recent floods
Photos from Athleague
Abbey Hotel Roscommon Abbey Hotel Roscommon
Galway Road
Gleesons Townhouse & Restaurant Gleesons Townhouse & Restaurant
Market Square
Hannon's Hotel Hannon's Hotel
Athlone Road