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Roscommon

Roscommon senator calls for change in attitude to poppy symbol

A Roscommon senator says it's about time people change their attitude to the wearing of the poppy to remember soldiers who died in World...
Portiuncula

Numbers on trolleys in Portiuncula hospital has trebled in a year

New figures show the number of people on trolleys in Portiuncula University Hospital in Ballinasloe has tripled this year.According to the INMO, there were...
Hazardous

Roscommon households and farms can get rid of their hazardous waste this Thursday

Residents in Roscommon are to be given the chance to get rid of some potentially dangerous household waste tomorrow.Items that people can dispose of...
Crash

Two people taken to hospital following N5 road crash

The drivers of two cars involved in a collision near Ballaghaderreen this morning have been taken to hospital for treatment.It's understood that both drivers...
Portiuncula

HSE confirms no more funeral removals from Portiuncula hospital mortuary

The HSE has confirmed that it won't be continuing with funeral removals from the mortuary at Portiuncula hospital when it re-opens.The confirmation comes in...
Court

Driver who killed two Roscommon women in road crash avoids jail after September incident

A man who killed two Roscommon women in a road accident twelve years ago and who last week was given a four months custodial...
Ireland west airport

Ireland West Airport records significant increase in profits

It's reported that pre-tax profits at the company that operates Ireland West Airport last year increased more than five-fold to nearly €643,000.According to the...

Environment Minister very concerned about some comments from Citizens Assembly

Environment Minister and Roscommon TD Denis Naughten says he is concerned at some of the comments coming from the Citizens Assembly regarding taxes on...

Concern at closure of Portiuncula Hospital mortuary

Concern is being expressed at the recent closure of the mortuary at Portiuncula hospital.It's understood that mortuary and post mortem services will be suspended...
House

Roscommon home sold for €420,000 in October

The most expensive property sold in the Shannonside region last month cost its new owner over €400,000.According to the property price register, 61 new...

Longford Town Miss Out On Play-Off Place

LONGFORD TOWN 2UCD 2Longford Town’s season has ended and Neale Fenn’s side have missed out on a place in the SSE Airtricity League first...

Leitrim GAA Results

Saturday 22th September2018 Connacht Gold Leitrim Senior Football ChampionshipQuarter-final replayBallinamore-Sean O'Heslin's 1-6 Glencar-Manorhamilton 1-21Relegation play-offAughnasheelin 0-13 Dromahair-St Patrick's 2-42018 Pyramid Bookmakers Leitrim Junior A Football...

Ballinamore Sean O’Heslins Out of Championship

Glencar/Manorhamilton 1-21Ballinamore Sean O’Heslins 1-06Ballinamore Sean O’Heslin’s are out of the Connacht Gold Leitrim Senior football championship with a 15 points defeat to Glencar/Manorhamilton.The...

Marie Burke (nee Scott)

The death has occurred of Marie Burke(nee Scott), 23 Marian Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon peacefully at her home on the 21st of September 2018.Deeply...

Thomas Ward

Thomas Ward                                        St Raphaels, Baylough, Athlone, 23rd September.Reposing at his residence tomorrow (Mon) from half past four until eight o’clock.                 Removal on Tuesday...

Gregory (Greg) Tiernan

Gregory (Greg) TiernanMain Street Castlerea Co. Roscommon, peacefully at the Mayo University Hospital 23rd September 2018.Reposing at McDonagh's Funeral Home Castlerea on Monday evening from...

LISTEN: Interview with new owner of iconic Carrick premises

A landmark building in Carrick-on-Shannon has sold to a local businessman.Gartlan’s newsagents in Bridge Street closed recently after serving the town for 80 years.The...

PODCAST: Focus on Carrick coffee roastery

One of the many businesses based in Leitrim’s technology enterprise centre, called the Hive in Carrick-on-Shannon, is a successful coffee roastery.Art of Coffee was...

PODCAST: Special focus on adult literacy

September is National Adult Literacy Month and the National Adult Literacy Agency has launched an information campaign called 'Take the First Step'.To find out...