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Well-known west Roscommon hotel to re-open next month

Recruitment is underway ahead of the imminent reopening of Tully's Hotel in Castlerea. The business, located at The Square, closed in October 2014 after being...

KFC in Roscommon placed on property market

The KFC restaurant in Roscommon town has been placed on the property market as part of the chain's relocation plans. The American fast-food group has...

Another flood analysis in pipeline for Ahascragh

A second flood-risk management study is to be carried out at Ahascragh, east Galway. The initial study, which was carried out between 2010 and 2013,...

Athlone swimmer sets sights on Shannon record

An Athlone man is hoping to become the first Irishman to swim the length of the Shannon when he sets off later this week. Paddy...

Stonepark Commnuity text alert scheme launch hears Garda advice on how to prevent crime

If you see something, say something was the message from a Longford community alert meeting last night as growing locality signed up a to...

Appeal issued over car stolen near Castlerea

Gardaí have made a public appeal about a stolen car in west Roscommon. Yesterday afternoon, it was reported that a grey Peugeot 206 was taken...

Roscommon car owner fined €9,000 for unpaid M50 toll journeys

A Roscommon woman has been fined €9,000 by a Dublin District Court after failing to pay for almost 150 journeys through the M50 toll. In...
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Hiqa inspectors pleased with improvements at Longford health unit since 2014 inspection

Hiqa inspectors have praised a Longford health facility for a range of improvements carried out since a previous inspection in 2014. The Morlea unit  caters...

Corcoran threatens to quit politics because it’s ‘corrupt’

Strokestown businessman Emmett Corcoran is considering quitting politics because he claims the system is ‘corrupt’. The 26-year-old claims 90 per cent of people who enter...

Funeral of former Elphin bishop taking place today

The funeral of former Bishop of Elphin Christy Jones will take place today. The Roscommon native, who retired from the role in 2014, died on...

Mohill to appeal to Connacht Council

Mohill chairman Padraig McLaughlin has revealed that Mohill will appeal to the Connacht council the result of last week’s league game against Ballinamore Sean...

Longford Town held by Shelbourne

Longford Town 1 Shelbourne 1 Report Compiled by Tony Ghee Dylan McGlade’s 61st minute strike ensured a share of the spoils between Longford Town and Shelbourne, the...

Longford seal Nicky Rackard Cup Win

Longford 0-19 Louth 0-12 Longford got back to winning ways with a seven point victory over Louth in their second round Nicky Rackard Cup tie. Longford was...

Tom Hagan.

Tom Hagan. Aughaboy, Killoe, Co. Longford. Tuesday, May, 22nd at the Midland regional hospital Mullingar. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing family, wife Mary, son Tom, daughter Amanda, grandchildren,...

David Fletcher

David Fletcher. Cloghanboy Lodge, Ballymahon Road, Athlone. Monday, May, 21st peacefully. Reposing at Flynn's funeral home, the Strand, Athlone tomorrow evening (Wed) from six...

Joe Gately

Joe Gately. Cullawinna, Mount Talbot, Co. Roscommon. Monday, May, 21st peacefully at the Galway clinic. Joe will be sadly missed by his loving wife Bridie,son Aidan,daughter Lorraine,sisters...

Referendum debate

This Friday 25th May, you will be asked to vote on a proposal to change the Constitution of Ireland. The proposed change to the...

PODCAST: Longford Distillery to prepare gin for Lakelands festival

The developer behind a whiskey distillery in Longford hopes to also produce gin from the facility. A special ambassador program was launched by the Lough...

PODCAST: Abbey Community College receive special award at SEAI finals

Abbey Community College from Boyle, Co Roscommon received the 10 Year Special Merit Award at the 2018 SEAI One Good Idea National Final for...