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KTBS Shreveport
Caddo-Bossier Officials are warning people to prepare for potential floodingChute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flo
Caddo-Bossier Officials are warning people to prepare for potential flooding
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 6 hours ago
Chute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flooding from Red Chute Bayou off Sligo Road in south Bossier Parish. Cindy Keter's yard and horse pasture has flooded yet again. If the name sounds familiar,... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Shooting in Stonewall; 3 injured, 1 juvenile arrestedChute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flo
Shooting in Stonewall; 3 injured, 1 juvenile arrested
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 11 hours ago
Chute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flooding from Red Chute Bayou off Sligo Road in south Bossier Parish. Cindy Keter's yard and horse pasture has flooded yet again. If the name sounds familiar,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Golden oldies: playing music to stay young at heartThe NCH provides the group with rehearsal space, a conductor and musician tutor
Golden oldies: playing music to stay young at heart
The Irish Times / Posted 20 hours ago
The NCH provides the group with rehearsal space, a conductor and musician tutors. The participants come from as far away as Sligo and Mayo to join these day-long rehearsals and pay €80 a year. Mary Haren (68) travels from Cavan for rehearsals. “I... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
National drug take back day is observed in the ArkLaTexChute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flo
National drug take back day is observed in the ArkLaTex
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 22 hours ago
Chute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flooding from Red Chute Bayou off Sligo Road in south Bossier Parish. Cindy Keter's yard and horse pasture has flooded yet again. If the name sounds familiar,... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Thunderbirds are top performers as thousands attend annual showChute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flo
Thunderbirds are top performers as thousands attend annual show
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 22 hours ago
Chute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flooding from Red Chute Bayou off Sligo Road in south Bossier Parish. Cindy Keter's yard and horse pasture has flooded yet again. If the name sounds familiar,... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Red Chute homeowner flooded...AGAINChute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flo
Red Chute homeowner flooded...AGAIN
KTBS Shreveport / Posted yesterday
Chute homeowner flooded...AGAIN Viewer Morgan Carroll shared this photo of flooding from Red Chute Bayou off Sligo Road in south Bossier Parish. Cindy Keter's yard and horse pasture has flooded yet again. If the name sounds familiar,... Read more
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U TV
Derry beaten at home by Sligoin front of goal. Derry offered little at this stage with only a Rory Patterso
Derry beaten at home by Sligo
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
in front of goal. Derry offered little at this stage with only a Rory Patterson effort on goal which failed to test the Sligo keeper. It was no surprise when Sligo made the breakthrough on 26 minutes and it was Cretaro who got the final touch... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Airtricity League round- Daryl Horgan’s double helps Dundalk go four clear as Cork City move into secondof the game. Photo: INPHO/Ryan Byrne Derry City couldn't keep pace with the de
Airtricity League round- Daryl Horgan’s double helps Dundalk go four clear as Cork City move into second
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
of the game. Photo: INPHO/Ryan Byrne Derry City couldn't keep pace with the defending champions as they were beaten 2-0 by Sligo Rovers at the Brandywell. Raf Cretaro and Jimmy Keohane scored the goals in either half for Rovers. Patrick McClean,... Read more
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RTE News
At a glance: Friday's SSE Airtricity Leaguebe looking to go and compete with them. They play good football so it should be
At a glance: Friday's SSE Airtricity League
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
be looking to go and compete with them. They play good football so it should be a good game for the neutral.” Derry City v Sligo Rovers, Brandywell Stadium, 7.45pm Sligo Rovers boss Dave Robertson has challenged his team to build on their first... Read more
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Farming Life
Antrim farmer recognised for dairy farming excellencefor their excellence in milk production at the annual Aurivo Milk Quality Award
Antrim farmer recognised for dairy farming excellence
Farming Life / Posted 2 days ago
for their excellence in milk production at the annual Aurivo Milk Quality Awards held in The Clarion Hotel in Co. Sligo. Now in its ninth year, the Aurivo Milk Quality Awards identifies and rewards Aurivo milk suppliers who exemplify... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick-based company creates 20 new engineering jobs and expands into Europeand expansion into Europe. The positions will be created across SL Control’s f
Limerick-based company creates 20 new engineering jobs and expands into Europe
Limerick Post / Posted 3 days ago
and expansion into Europe. The positions will be created across SL Control’s five operating centres in Limerick, Sligo, Galway, Dublin and Birmingham. SL Controls work closely with University of Limerick and Limerick Institute of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Meal Ticket: Miso, SligoSligo town’s first Korean-Japanese restaurant has gone down a treat with the lo
Meal Ticket: Miso, Sligo
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Sligo town’s first Korean-Japanese restaurant has gone down a treat with the locals Miso Sligo facebook.com/misosligo €€ Korean food boasts some of the most profoundly delicious flavours on the planet. My love of this... Read more
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The Irish Times
Rambling country charm in Killiney for €1.75msuch as the Temple Bar Gallery and the Trinity Long Room Hub in Dublin and the
Rambling country charm in Killiney for €1.75m
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
such as the Temple Bar Gallery and the Trinity Long Room Hub in Dublin and the redesign of the Model Arts Centre in Sligo. Mulvins’s current work includes the campus in India. After graduating in architecture, she designed the simple... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘The fact that I’m Irish’: Eugene O’Neill, US playwright and Irish revolutionaryrun the Dolphinwatch Carrigaholt nature tour off the Loop Head Peninsula), hitc
‘The fact that I’m Irish’: Eugene O’Neill, US playwright and Irish revolutionary
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
run the Dolphinwatch Carrigaholt nature tour off the Loop Head Peninsula), hitchhiking, and teaching Irish literature in Sligo. It was during my months-long visits there in the 1980s and ’90s that I adopted the egalitarian impulse, the mistrust... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Garda recruits earn less than those in UKthat the emergency was over. We’re constantly being told we’re in a democratic
Garda recruits earn less than those in UK
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
that the emergency was over. We’re constantly being told we’re in a democratic country, it’s not.” Garda Ray Wims, from Sligo, said many gardaí were postponing having families because of the pay cuts and were working longer hours to make up for... Read more
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RTE News
Dalata reports 'encouraging start' to 2016added. Since the end of the year, Dalata has completed the acquisitions of the
Dalata reports 'encouraging start' to 2016
RTE News / Posted 4 days ago
added. Since the end of the year, Dalata has completed the acquisitions of the Tara Towers Hotel, the Clarion Hotel Sligo and the Choice Hotels Ireland business. This is made up of leasehold interests at the Clarion Hotels in Cork and... Read more
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Irish Central
Irish sisters search for their long lost mother in the US – Can you help?in the United States and are now appealing to the public for help. Eileen (55)
Irish sisters search for their long lost mother in the US – Can you help?
Irish Central / Posted 5 days ago
in the United States and are now appealing to the public for help. Eileen (55) and Bridget (61) Gormley, originally from Sligo and now living in Dublin, believe that their mother Nora Agnes Gormley may have traveled to the United States to live... Read more
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The Irish Times
Mediating a way to avoid court fees and delaysbuzzword with mediators. But collaboration can seem too much to hope for when
Mediating a way to avoid court fees and delays
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
buzzword with mediators. But collaboration can seem too much to hope for when couples are at war. And Mary Hough from the Sligo Community Mediation Service, which caters for low-income clients, acknowledges that clients sometimes feel worse before... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘Seize the ideals of 1916’, says Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martinstate events, wreaths were laid at Cahill’s Monument in Tralee and the 1916 Com
‘Seize the ideals of 1916’, says Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
state events, wreaths were laid at Cahill’s Monument in Tralee and the 1916 Commemoration Monument in Limerick city. In Sligo, a civic reception was held for descendants of local families involved in the Rising. Croke Park hosted the Laochra... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going out: the best of what’s on this weekof Ireland when Belfast drummer David Lyttle met American bassist and educator
Going out: the best of what’s on this week
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
of Ireland when Belfast drummer David Lyttle met American bassist and educator John Goldsby (currently based in Cologne with the renowned WDR Big Band), and rising UK saxophonist Tom Harrison at the Sligo Jazz Project. Could be the start of somethi... Read more
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RTE News
Kieran Sadlier pens fresh Sligo Rovers dealSligo Rovers have pinned down Republic of Ireland U21 international Kieran Sadl
Kieran Sadlier pens fresh Sligo Rovers deal
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
Sligo Rovers have pinned down Republic of Ireland U21 international Kieran Sadlier until the end of the 2017 season after the midfielder penned a fresh contract. The 21-year-old signed for The Bit O’Red in January from Peterborough United and has... Read more
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RTE News
The Voice final airs tonight as 4 bid for stardomwhat is bound to be a cracking version of These Days by Take That. In the lead
The Voice final airs tonight as 4 bid for stardom
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
what is bound to be a cracking version of These Days by Take That. In the lead up to the Grand Final, Kelesa returned to Sligo with coach and childhood friend Kian Egan. The pair performed at the city's Hawkswell Theatre in front of friends and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Archbishop hails last words of 1916 Rising rebel as challenge for generationsstate events, wreaths were laid at Cahill's Monument in Tralee and the 1916 Com
Archbishop hails last words of 1916 Rising rebel as challenge for generations
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
state events, wreaths were laid at Cahill's Monument in Tralee and the 1916 Commemoration Monument in Limerick city. In Sligo a civic reception was held for descendants of local families involved in the Rising. Croke Park hosted the Laochra... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Archbishop hails last words of 1916 Rising rebel as challenge for generationsstate events, wreaths were laid at Cahill's Monument in Tralee and the 1916 Com
Archbishop hails last words of 1916 Rising rebel as challenge for generations
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
state events, wreaths were laid at Cahill's Monument in Tralee and the 1916 Commemoration Monument in Limerick city. In Sligo a civic reception was held for descendants of local families involved in the Rising. Croke Park hosted the Laochra... Read more
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Irish Central
1916 celebration second largest ever event in Ireland after pope’s visitde Valera during Easter 1916, will be remembered in his native Tullow, Co. Carl
1916 celebration second largest ever event in Ireland after pope’s visit
Irish Central / Posted 7 days ago
de Valera during Easter 1916, will be remembered in his native Tullow, Co. Carlow. And hundreds are expected to turn out in Sligo later today for a civic reception, which will include a re-enactment of the reading of the Proclamation and the... Read more
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RTE News
Thousands expected at events to mark the Risingpoetry. Around the country, flag-raising ceremonies will take place in Fingal,
Thousands expected at events to mark the Rising
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
poetry. Around the country, flag-raising ceremonies will take place in Fingal, Longford, Louth, Roscommon and Waterford. There will be more events in Sligo, Tralee and elsewhere. At the GPO, Damien Dempsey and Donal Lunny will give a free conc... Read more
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RTE News
Sligo earn first win of season in Longford strollSligo Rovers 3-0 Longford Town Sligo Rovers picked up their first SSE Airtrici
Sligo earn first win of season in Longford stroll
RTE News / Posted 8 days ago
Sligo Rovers 3-0 Longford Town Sligo Rovers picked up their first SSE Airtricity League Premier Division win of the season as they beat a toothless Longford Town 3-0 at the Showgrounds. The Bit O'Red netted as many goals in the first half as they... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Lory Meagher Cup roundto defeat Leitrim by 3-19 to 1-15 in Ballinamore. Meanwhile, Louth, who were r
Lory Meagher Cup round
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 8 days ago
to defeat Leitrim by 3-19 to 1-15 in Ballinamore. Meanwhile, Louth, who were relegated from the Nicky Rackard l2 months ago, registered a 0-22 to 1-15 success over Sligo in Darver. The Wee County enjoyed a 0-12 to 1-5 cushion during the int... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
A landscape carved with legends: Discover Ireland’s literature and history in County Sligograssy hill/Where passionate Maeve is stony-still.” W. B. Yeats, whose grave i
A landscape carved with legends: Discover Ireland’s literature and history in County Sligo
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
grassy hill/Where passionate Maeve is stony-still.” W. B. Yeats, whose grave is seen above, wished to be buried in County Sligo. In Ireland, stories have always been more than mere fiction. They have been the way that people understand their past... Read more
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Irish Central
A comprehensive roundup of the 1916 Rising events in NYmostly on the second floor. (I will be presenting on behalf of Comhaltas Ceolto
A comprehensive roundup of the 1916 Rising events in NY
Irish Central / Posted 8 days ago
mostly on the second floor. (I will be presenting on behalf of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann a documentary called The Sligo Masters covering the century when Sligo fiddler Michael Coleman landed in New York and his lasting impact to the... Read more
9d
GAA Football & Hurling
Glynn included in New York football panel(Westmeath), Niall Egan (Donegal), Kevin Connolly (Brooklyn Shamrocks GFC), Dar
Glynn included in New York football panel
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 9 days ago
(Westmeath), Niall Egan (Donegal), Kevin Connolly (Brooklyn Shamrocks GFC), Darren Freeman (Monaghan), Peadar O'Seoighe (Cork), Barry O'Mahony (Donegal), David Freeman (Monaghan), Anthony Brady (Cavan), Vinny Cadden (Sligo), Brian Cullinan (Doneg... Read more
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RTE News
Hurling All Star Glynn named in NY panel for SFCthere is further inter-county experience in the form of Keith Scally (Westmeath
Hurling All Star Glynn named in NY panel for SFC
RTE News / Posted 9 days ago
there is further inter-county experience in the form of Keith Scally (Westmeath), Keith Quinn (Down), and Vinny Cadden (Sligo). New York Panel: (New York club in brackets) Johnny Duane, Captain, (Donegal), Gerard McCartan, Vice-Captain,... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
HC previews: championships get underwaycut out for them if they are to cause an upset against the capital men. Verdic
HC previews: championships get underway
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 9 days ago
cut out for them if they are to cause an upset against the capital men. Verdict: Fingal Lory Meagher Cup round 1 Louth v Sligo, Darver, 2.30pm Louth held their own in Division 3A this season and you’d expect the men from the Wee County to have... Read more
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The Register
Irish researchers sweep smartphones clear of super bugsworktops, TV remotes and toilet. A team led by Prof Suresh C Pillai developed
Irish researchers sweep smartphones clear of super bugs
The Register / Posted 9 days ago
worktops, TV remotes and toilet. A team led by Prof Suresh C Pillai developed the tech at the Institute of Technology in Sligo has been tackling the problem of preventing the spread of resistant bugs by developing an antimicrobial surface that... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Derry boss Shiels desperate to get one over Bohemians Double srike: Nathan Boyle hopes to start after his goals against Sligo Derr
Derry boss Shiels desperate to get one over Bohemians
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Double srike: Nathan Boyle hopes to start after his goals against Sligo Derry City are hoping to avoid a fifth successive defeat to Bohemians when the teams meet at the Brandywell this... Read more
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RTE News
In Numbers: Football League finalsMcCurry 0-08 As expected, Kildare made the step to Division 2, suffering only
In Numbers: Football League finals
RTE News / Posted 9 days ago
McCurry 0-08 As expected, Kildare made the step to Division 2, suffering only one defeat along the way at the hands of Sligo. Hats off to the Banner for also making the step up, with impressive wins over Longford and Westmeath the stand-out... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish scientists develop agent to fight superbugshas a 99.9 % kill-rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they
Irish scientists develop agent to fight superbugs
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
has a 99.9 % kill-rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Lead scientist Suresh C Pillai, of Sligo Institute of Technology’s Nanotechnology Research Group, says the discovery is the culmination of 12 years of... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘Get down to Abbey Street. Prince is doing a secret show’I played a wedding in Sligo the night Prince played Malahide Castle and I cried
‘Get down to Abbey Street. Prince is doing a secret show’
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
I played a wedding in Sligo the night Prince played Malahide Castle and I cried throughout the night reading texts from mates saying “What are you doing in Sligo, this is the best gig I’ve ever been to”. I remember the groom asking if I was okay and... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Queen’s 90th birthday: The highs and lows of the Royals in a changing Britainkilling of the Queen’s cousin Lord Louis Mountbatten, who was killed by an IRA
Queen’s 90th birthday: The highs and lows of the Royals in a changing Britain
Ilford Recorder / Posted 10 days ago
killing of the Queen’s cousin Lord Louis Mountbatten, who was killed by an IRA bomb on his boat at Mullaghmore in county Sligo, Ireland. One of his teenager grandsons and two others were also killed. The infamous Buckingham Palace break-in... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Queen’s 90th birthday: The highs and lows of the Royals in a changing Britainkilling of the Queen’s cousin Lord Louis Mountbatten, who was killed by an IRA
Queen’s 90th birthday: The highs and lows of the Royals in a changing Britain
Romford Recorder / Posted 10 days ago
killing of the Queen’s cousin Lord Louis Mountbatten, who was killed by an IRA bomb on his boat at Mullaghmore in county Sligo, Ireland. One of his teenager grandsons and two others were also killed. The infamous Buckingham Palace break-in... Read more
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examiner.com
Lough Erne Resort: a tranquil northern Irish retreatthe 120-room, 5-star Lough Erne Resort lies nestled on a 600-acre peninsula. W
Lough Erne Resort: a tranquil northern Irish retreat
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
the 120-room, 5-star Lough Erne Resort lies nestled on a 600-acre peninsula. Within a two-hour drive of Dublin, Belfast, Sligo and Derry airports, the resort has five helipads, with St Angelo, a private airport, also nearby. Alternatively, those... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Scientists in Sligo make discovery that could be 'game changer' in fight against superbugs | Irish Examiner Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 01:08 pm A new...
Scientists in Sligo make discovery that could be 'game changer' in fight against superbugs
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 01:08 pm A new... Read more
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Weekly Times
Discovery could stem spread of superbugscent kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Le
Discovery could stem spread of superbugs
Weekly Times / Posted 10 days ago
cent kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Lead scientist Professor Suresh C. Pillai, of Sligo Institute of Technology's Nanotechnology Research Group, says the discovery is the culmination of 12 years'... Read more
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News.com.au
Discovery could stem spread of superbugscent kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Le
Discovery could stem spread of superbugs
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
cent kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Lead scientist Professor Suresh C. Pillai, of Sligo Institute of Technology's Nanotechnology Research Group, says the discovery is the culmination of 12 years'... Read more
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Perth Now
Discovery could stem spread of superbugscent kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Le
Discovery could stem spread of superbugs
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
cent kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Lead scientist Professor Suresh C. Pillai, of Sligo Institute of Technology's Nanotechnology Research Group, says the discovery is the culmination of 12 years'... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Discovery could stem spread of superbugscent kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Le
Discovery could stem spread of superbugs
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
cent kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Lead scientist Professor Suresh C. Pillai, of Sligo Institute of Technology's Nanotechnology Research Group, says the discovery is the culmination of 12 years'... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Sligo championship draws on Friday21 April 2016 Sligo stand for the National Anthem The draws for this year's S
Sligo championship draws on Friday
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 10 days ago
21 April 2016 Sligo stand for the National Anthem The draws for this year's Sligo club football and hurling championships will take place tomorrow night. The Belfry Bar is the venue for draws for the 2016 Sligo... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
New discovery could stem spread of deadly superbugs, scientists claim99.9 % kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say.
New discovery could stem spread of deadly superbugs, scientists claim
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
99.9 % kill rate of potentially lethal and drug-resistant bacteria, they say. Lead scientist Professor Suresh C Pillai, of Sligo Institute of Technology's Nanotechnology Research Group, says the discovery is the culmination of 12 years'... Read more
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The Irish Times
Meal Ticket: Knox, SligoKnox is not just a pretty face, there is real substance in their offering Knox
Meal Ticket: Knox, Sligo
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
Knox is not just a pretty face, there is real substance in their offering Knox first came on my food radar at the recent launch of The Sligo Food Trail at the Model arts centre in Sligo. A video of Sligo’s rich food offering... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Derry's Cup bid on boil thanks to Nathan Boyle double over Sligo Derry City 2-0 Sligo Rovers Rover and out: Nathan Boyle celebrates his secon
Derry's Cup bid on boil thanks to Nathan Boyle double over Sligo
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Derry City 2-0 Sligo Rovers Rover and out: Nathan Boyle celebrates his second goal for Derry City against Sligo Rovers in the EA Sports League Cup at the Brandywell Derry City... Read more
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