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County final to be shown live on TG4

Those nice people at TG4 are bringing their cameras to McHale Park this coming Sunday for the senior county final between Ballintubber and Castlebar Mitchels (throw-in 3.30 pm).  From a personal perspective that’s grand and handy as I can’t make the trip west for the occasion but hopefully the presence of the TV cameras won’t have too much of a […]

Another odd All-Star selection

Like the increasing hours of darkness and the atavistic need of us country folk to start burning stuff of an evening, this time of year invariably produces a storm of protest once the All-Star team is announced.  This year is no different. The main beef this year is the way in which Cork have been treated, with the All-Ireland champions […]

Remembering Ger Feeney

The news yesterday of the tragic and untimely deaths of Ger Feeney and Donal McEllin on a boating accident off Inisboffin has obviously come as a dreadful shock to those who knew the two friends, as it has to the wider Mayo community too.  All accidental deaths are terrible events and the untimely deaths of two prominent local figures merely […]