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Midsummers day with Stars

Fans urged to arrive early for Midsummers Day with the Stars event

Music fans heading to Roscommon race course for tomorrow's Midsummer's Day with the Stars are being advised to arrive early to make the most...

The Lough Ree International Angling Festival takes place this weekend

  Over 100 anglers are to take part in a major international festival being held between Longford and Roscommon this weekend. The Lough Ree International Angling...

€1.4m for social housing in Boyle

Boyle is to benefit to the tune of nearly one and a half million euros under the government's new action plan on homelessness. Minister for...

Missing Castlerea man found safe and well

A man missing from his home in west Roscommon has been found safe and well. The public's assistance has been sought in finding a missing...

Foróige loses tender for Roscommon youth services

A Roscommon Senator is expressing her disappointment at the failure of a tender from Foróige and Roscommon Leader Partnership to run youth services in...

‘Ming’ rules out general election bid

Former Roscommon TD Luke 'Ming' Flanagan has stated he will not be running in the next general election. The former TD has been an MEP...

Ballagh school receives €5k in compensation package

A Ballaghaderreen school is honouring the memory of a local man who died in an industrial accident by celebrating his love of music. St Nathy's...

Third female cathaoirleach at Roscommon council

Fianna Fáil councillor Orla Leyden is set to become only the third female cathaoirleach of Roscommon County Council next week. An alliance between her party's...
Mother Teresa

Relic of St Teresa heading to Ballagh tonight

A relic of St Teresa of Calcutta, formerly known as Mother Teresa, will be brought to St Nathy's Cathedral in Ballaghaderreen this evening. The first-class...
Gardai

Memorial to murdered Roscommon gardaí to be unveiled

A memorial to two gardaí killed in the line of duty in west Roscommon 37 years ago is due to be officially unveiled at...

Galway win the Nestor Cup

  Galway 0-16 Roscommon 2-06 Roscommon’s bid to land their second Connacht senior football championship in a-row came to an end after a strong second half from Galway...

Wicklow see off Longford challenge in Leinster semi-final

Leinster Ladies Intermediate semi-final Wicklow 3-13 Longford 0-4. After the game Longford captain Mairead Moore spoke with Deniese O'Flaherty.

Roscommon beaten in Connacht Under 20 final

Connacht Under 20 football championship final: Mayo 3-16 Roscommon 1-6 Roscommon  were defeated by 16 points by Mayo in the inaugural Connacht Under 20 football championship final. The...

Willie (William) Jordan

Willie (William) Jordan 9 Legion Terrace, Longford Town. Wednesday, June 20th, in Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Dublin Road, Longford. Funeral Mass on (Fri) at eleven o’clock...

Patrick (Patsy) Donohue

Patrick (Patsy) Donohue. Wembley, U.K and formerly Granard, Co. Longford. Who died on 11th June peacefully at Northwick Park Hospital. Sadly missed by his loving...

Winifred (Una) Mallon (née Ward)

Winifred (Una) Mallon (née Ward)  New York and formerly of Derrane Road, Roscommon. June 14th, 2018.  Beloved wife of the late Joseph, daughter of the late...

Life in the fast lane

How comfortable are you taking directions from your other half while driving? On today's Joe Finnegan Show we caught up with Leitrim based couple Katjua...

LISTEN BACK: Halting the decline of rural communities

Rural communities in our region are doing all they can to put a halt on depopulation. Social-media campaigns are shining a light on all there...

LISTEN BACK: JF Show weekly panel discussion

The Pope's imminent visit to Ireland, Sinn Féin's possible motion of no confidence in Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy and the US-North Korea peace pact:...