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Roscommon

KIiltoom residents to meet with TII over concerns at busy N61 junction

Members of a South Roscommon community will meet with Transport Infrastructure Ireland next week to raise concerns about what they claim is one of...

People around Roscommon urged to donate blood next week

The blood transfusion service is urging donors to make a special effort to attend clinics being held in Roscommon town amid concerns about supplies...

N5 planning process likely to take all of 2018 to resolve – project...

Preparations for work to begin on the new N5 between Ballaghadereen and Scramogue in Co Roscommon have begun this week.The contract to begin the...

LISTEN: CPO’s are issued for new Ballaghadereen to Scramogue road

Preparations for work to begin on the new N5 between Ballaghadereen and Scramogue in Co Roscommon have begun this week.The contract to begin the...

Boyle woman offers free Christmas dinner to people on their own

A Boyle woman is spreading seasonal joy by offering free dinners on Christmas day to anyone who finds themselves on their own.Dorothy Shannon from...

Jail for teenager who stole car in Boyle and took part in high speed...

A Dublin youth, who phoned gardai begging them to call off a pursuit after hitting speeds of 200km/h in a stolen Audi A4 during...

Solicitor of Roscommon woman awarded €5m after HSE case warns lessons not being learned

A Sligo solicitor who represented the Surlis family from Roscommon in their case against the HSE says lessons are not being learned when it...
Garda

Five new gardai to arrive at Castlerea next week

Five new gardai are heading to the Shannonside region from the latest recruits to pass out of Templemore College.The five are all set to...

LISTEN: Ballagh Eroc manager responds to complaint to Minister

Jacqueline Mullen, the manager of the Abbeyfield Hotel emergency reception and orientation centre in Ballaghaderreen, has responded to the damning complaint written by about...

Department insists register office in Roscommon won’t close

The Department of Social Protection insists the General Register Office in Roscommon town won't close.Earlier this week, Fianna Fáil TD Eugene Murphy raised fears...

Glennon Brothers Pearse Park Re-Develop Set For Green Light

Longford GAA’s plans to expand Glennon Brothers Pearse Park have moved a step closer.Longford county board chairman Eamon Reilly told delegates at last night’s...

Longford GAA convention takes place Thursday night

The Longford GAA convention takes place in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park on Thursday night.Longford GAA secretary Peter O'Reilly has been previewing the convention with...

Shefflin enters management

Former Kilkenny hurler Henry Shefflin has taken his first step into management.The ten-time All Ireland winner has taken over as senior hurling manager with his...

George Bruce

George BruceKnock, Taughmaconnell, Ballinasloe, Co Roscommon.Thursday December 14thReposing at Dignity Funeral Home, Main Street, Ballinasloe (adjacent to Gullane’s Hotel) tomorrow (Sat)...

John Fitzmaurice

John FitzmauriceBattery Heights, Athlone.Friday December 15th peacefully.Sadly missed by his loving daughters Sonya and Lorene, relatives and many friends.Reposing at Flynn’s Funeral Home, The...

Liam Murphy

Liam MurphyMullingar Road, Ballymahon, Co Longford.Friday December 15th peacefully in Inis Rea Nursing Home, Ballyleague.Reposing at his son Lloyd’s residence Lissianskey tomorrow afternoon (Sat)...

Targetting abuse at referees in the GAA

Leitrim GAA county board chairman Terence Boyle is vowing to get tough on clubs whose players abuse referees in 2018.He says there's a major...
Rugby

Sportsbeat Podcast: Victor Costello reviews all the rugby action

Former Leinster and Ireland number 8 Victor Costello reviewed the victories for Munster,Leinster,Ulster and Connacht in European competition on sportsbeat and the return fixtures...

Podcast: Ireland’s fascination with the Cheltenham festival

Irish victories at the Cheltenham Festival have risen to new levels in the 21st Century across all the races. Interesting and surprising stories are detailed...