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Roscommon County Council urged to take action on antisocial behaviour

Roscommon County Council has been called on to take tougher action on tenants who engage in antisocial behaviour and evict them. Yesterday's meeting of the...

Strong opposition to BOI plans for Strokestown

A petition to oppose Bank of Ireland's 'cash-free' plan is to be circulated to residents and businesses in Strokestown. Up to 50 people attended a...

Gardaí investigate break-ins at Athlone businesses

Gardaí are investigating a number of burglaries at businesses in Athlone. (26JUNE) Two properties were broken into in the early hours of yesterday morning and...

Outrage following planning refusal for East Galway pub

A local businessman has slammed the decision to refuse him planning permission to overhaul an East Galway pub and create up to 20 jobs. Declan...

New high-speed Jeep for emergencies in Roscommon

Roscommon's Civil Defence unit has been boosted with the delivery of a new high-speed jeep to help with their efforts in the county. A new...

JPC reports spike in Leitrim burglaries

Public order offences, assaults, and road fatalities in Leitrim are down year on year up to the 18th of June, but there has been...

Fracking bill to be debated in Seanad

A bill to ban fracking in Leitrim and Roscommon and across Ireland is due before the Seanad for discussion later this week. The passage of...
Sinn Fein

Sinn Fein rejects allegations made against party by Athlone Councillor

Sinn Fein has rejected a number of allegations made against the party by Athlone councillor Paul Hogan. The Westmeath County Council member earlier today claimed in...

NTA pledges to support new Westport-Athlone 440 bus service

The National Transport Authority has pledged to give the new bus route serving Athlone to Westport up to two years to attract enough passenger...

Athlone Sinn Fein councillor alleges he was victim of bullying from party members

A Westmeath Sinn Fein Councillor has alleged he was subject to intense bullying from party members over the 18 months. Councillor Paul Hogan claims he...

Leitrim drawn against Carlow in the Football Qualifiers

The GAA All-Ireland Championship Round 2B Football Draw and Round 1 Hurling Draws took place earlier this morning. In the Football draw Leitrim will take...

Michael Glaveys, Kilglass Gaels & Castlerea enjoy Championship wins

In Roscommon GAA circles over the weekend the Junior “A” Football championship dominated proceedings. Kilglass Gaels defeated St Ronan’s while Michael Glaveys had five...

Leitrim GAA Club Round Up

The Leitrim football team will find out shortly who they will be facing in the All Ireland football qualifiers. Over the course of the weekend...

Mary Kate Fox (nee Reilly)

Mary Kate Fox (nee Reilly). Lisnanagh, Edgewortstown, Co Longford. Monday, June, 26th peacefully in St Vincent’s Care Centre, South West Hospice, Athlone. Sadly missed by her husband...

Catherine (Kate) McCaffrey

Catherine (Kate) McCaffrey. Lisalway, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. Saturday, June, 24th suddenly. Sadly missed by her mother Mary, father Patsy, sisters Helen, Fiona and Florence, brother...

Sheila O’Donoghue (Nee Walsh) 

Sheila O'Donoghue (Nee Walsh) formally of Donoghue's Hardware, Main Street, Granard, Co Longford, Monday 26th June peacefully surrounded by her family at St Francis Hospice, Raheny. Predeceased by...

PODCAST: Eurona Ireland launch new broadband product

Barry Wilson General Manager of Eurona Arden Broadband Ireland; John O’Hare – CEO of Azotel Technology; and Matt Mangriotis – Director of Product Management,...

PODCAST: FF TD Eugene Murphy calls out Leo Varadkar in tweet

It was all politics this morning on the Joe Finnegan Show, where Joe spoke to Roscommon Galway Fianna Fáil Deputy Eugene Murphy to find...

PODCAST: Do you know someone who needs a pet sitter so they can go...

The Heads & Tails Pet Care Service is a pet care service with a difference that has been launched at Vita House in Roscommon....