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Roscommon

Dental clinic at Elphin in County Roscommon threatened with closure

The HSE has revealed the dental clinic in Elphin health centre could be set to close and move to Boyle primary care centre.The €6...
ESB

Over four thousand homes without power in Athlone

Over four thousand homes in the Athlone are remain with power after Storm Ophelia with power likely to take up to 48 hours to...

Roscommon Council dealing with 15 incidents of fallen trees across county

Roscommon County Council says it is dealing with 15 incidents of fallen trees or blocked roads in the aftermath of Storm Ophelia.The Council says...

Roscommon councillor wouldn’t accept automatic selection

Roscommon councillor Orla Leyden says she would not agree to be automatically selected as an election candidate as part of Fianna Fail gender quota...
Power

Thousands without power as Ophelia hits hard in Shannonside region

The northern half of the country is on high alert as Ophelia continues to lash Ireland.Up to half a million households could be without...

Power outages may last for some days

Energy Minister Denis Naughten says that people who lose power today will most likely continue to be without any supply until tomorrow at the...
Orla Leyden

Orla Leyden declares intention to seek FF General Election nomination

Roscommon Council Cathaoirleach Orla Leyden has declared her intention to stand as a candidate in the next Fianna Fail GE selection convention.The Castlecoote councillor...
Weather

All Shannonside schools to shut tomorrow as red weather warning extended nationwide

Hurricane Ophelia is expected to make landfall here tomorrow, with strong winds and coastal flooding.The authorities say tomorrow's conditions will be comparable with Hurricane...

Councillor Ivan Connaughton rules out running for Fianna Fail in General Election

South Roscommon Fianna Fáil councillor Ivan Connaughton has confirmed he won't be standing in the next general election - unless party leader Micheál Martin...
Primary care

HSE confirm it will be mid-November before staff can work at newly constructed Boyle...

The HSE has confirmed it expects to be mid-November before any staff will be able to work at the newly constructed Boyle primary care...

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...