Shamrock Rovers midfielder Patrick Cregg is optimistic about hiSs side’s league campaign in the long run. Photograph: Colm O’Neill/Inpho.

At home to Bray Wanderers on Friday night and a trip to bottom side Longford Town next weekend offers Shamrock Rovers the not unreasonable expectatio(...)

 Harlequin hotel Castlebar: Islandeady Properties has agreed a deal with KPMG receivers Kieran Wallace and Andrew O’Leary to buy it and the TF Hotel

It seems that Pat Jennings, the prominent Castlebar hotelier and an associate of Enda Kenny, has retained some skin in the sprawling hotel and theatre(...)