Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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Roscommon

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...

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...

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...

Roscommon Foroige volunteer claims teenagers dismayed by change of youth service provider

A senior Foroige representative in Roscommon has claimed the change of youth service provider in the county could result in teenagers deciding to drop...

Athlone solicitor defends legal-aid system’s high cost

An Athlone solicitor has strongly defended legal aid after a Roscommon councillor called for it to be restricted. Shannonside FM revealed today that nearly €1...

179 warrants granted to Roscommon sheriffs so far this year

Over 400 warrants were issued to Sheriffs in the Shannonside region so far this year by the Revenue Commissioners. 179 warrants were issued in County...

Elphin and Strokestown BOI members organise public meeting today to oppose bank changes

Bank of Ireland customers in Strokestown and Elphin are being urged to attend a public meeting tonight to rally opposition against the downgrading of...

Rundown buildings being painted in Ballagh

A project to enhance rundown buildings in Ballaghaderreen will start on Monday. Ballaghaderreen Town Team has been allocated a total of €50,000 to improve the...
Bus Eireann

Sunday will be the final day of the Athlone-Westport Expressway 21 service

This Sunday will mark the final time passengers will be able to access the Bus Eireann Expressway Route 21 service between Athlone and Westport. The...

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....