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Old Athlone-Ballinasloe road remains closed following crash between bus and car

Two men have been injured, one seriously, following a collision between a bus and a car on the Old Athlone to Ballinasloe Road.The male...
Crash

Three people injured in road crash on Athlone-Ballinasloe road

At least three people have been injured, one seriously, following a crash between a bus and a car on the old Athlone to Ballinasloe...
Breath

Roscommon meeting hears calls to develop community cars idea to combat drink-driving

A newly established volunteer group is hoping to set up community cars in rural areas under a local lotto funded scheme.The group hosted a...
Garda

Gardai investigating alleged assault in Roscommon’s Walk area

Gardaí in Roscommon are appealing for any information relating to an assault in the town last Friday night.A man is reported to have been...

Minister denies new 2040 plan will prevent one-off homes in Shannonside region

A suggestion that the new national framework plan 2040 could limit the number of one-off homes built in the Shannonside region has been rejected...
Garda

Man arrested in Wexford and charged following Roscommon scam

A man is due in court later next month charged in connection with a scam that allegedly conned an elderly Roscommon man out of...
Driver

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

A man who killed two Roscommon women in a road crash over twelve years ago has been jailed after being involved in another crash,...
Agribusiness

Roscommon company shortlisted for major agribusiness award

A family run Roscommon business has been shortlisted in this year's Agribusiness Awards to be held in Dublin on the 9th of November.Bio-Friendly Ltd...
RWC

Ex-Connacht rugby president still hopeful for Ireland’s 2023 RWC bid

A former president of Connacht rugby believes Ireland's hopes of staging the 2023 Rugby World Cup are not over yet.It was confirmed earlier this...

Roscommon council pays almost €2 million for goods and services

Roscommon County Council paid €1.98 million for goods and service in the last three months, including over half a million euro to one road...

Meet Nuala McGoey Longford Rugby Player

Longford Woman all about enjoyment and learning this season.By Tommy ButlerName: Nuala McGoeyNationality: IrishHometown: LongfordPosition: Longford Woman’s Head Coach/FlankerCoaching Qualifications: IRFU Level 3Coaching Philosophy:...

Longford Dismiss Mullingar For Three Wins In-A-Row

Mullingar 5Longford 41Longford ended their Midland League Group A campaign with a maximum 15 points after a comprehensive win over Mullingar.It was a game...

Sutton Swoops for Last Gasp Buccaneers Winner

Last gasp try secures Buccaneers clean sweep Connacht senior league victoriesBy Michael SilkeCorinthians 25Buccaneers 28A last gasp John Sutton try saw Buccaneers complete a...

Margaret Casey (née Mc Tiernan)

Margaret Casey (née Mc Tiernan)Sheegora, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.Sunday, September, 16th peacefully, surrounded by her devoted family and in the tender care of the...

PJ Casey

PJ CaseyRap-pa-ree-hill, Lanesboro, Co Longford.Sunday 16th September peacefully at Porticuncila Hospital Ballinasloe. Reposing at Farrells funeral home, Lanesboro, Tuesday from four o’clock until seven...

Gaynor French (nee Duke)

Gaynor French (nee Duke)Castlecole, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon and late of U.K.Sunday, September, 16th peacefully at the Galway Hospice, surrounded by her loving family. Reposing...

LISTEN: Iceland boss reveals plans for more local stores

Major food retailer Iceland intends to open a store in Carrick-on-Shannon.The chain, which specialises in frozen food, opened a supermarket in Roscommon town last...

LISTEN: Michael Harding joins JF live in studio

On Tuesday’s I’m A Buddhist Cavan native and Leitrim local Michael Harding joins Joe Finnegan in studio to discuss his new book and his...

LISTEN: Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin on The Joe Finnegan Show

Leader of Fianna Fail Micheál Martin talks seats in the Shannonside Northern Sound region and all the challenges that lie ahead for the opposition...