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‘Scattered hotel’ could open in Boyle next year

A 'scattered hotel', with up to 20 rooms, is on course to be developed in Boyle next year. Over the past several months, a sub-committee...
Central Criminal Court

Roscommon man awaits fate over Alsatian-linked robbery

A Roscommon man who used a growling Alsatian dog to rob a pedestrian on the Dublin quays will be sentenced later. Patrick Conroy, who has...

Launch of Darkness into Light North-West events tonight

The launch of this year's Darkness into Light for the North West takes place in Boyle tonight. “Darkness into Light”, a movement...

HSE under fire over closure of Ballagh centre

The HSE has been slammed over the temporary closure of Ballaghaderreen Day Centre. In a statement to Shannonside FM, the HSE claims that, due to...

Local homes could lost out in broadband plan

Concern has been expressed that a new broadband plan announced by the government will miss out key blackspots in the Shannonside region. Minister Denis Naughten...

Major broadband announcement for Shannonside homes

One in five homes in the Shannonside region will receive a fibre optic connection to broadband to their door in the next 18 months. Minister...

Two further groups of Syrian asylum-seekers due to arrive in Ballagh this week

There will be a total of 150 Syrian asylum-seekers in Ballaghaderreen by the end of this week after another two groups of arrivals. Two weeks...

Roscommon council prepares new strategy to evict troublesome tenants

Roscommon County Council is preparing a new strategy that will make it easier to evict tenants who are responsible for anti-social behaviour. At the most...

Ballinasloe receives major broadband boost

Ballinasloe is set for a major broadband boost today as it becomes one of just 10 towns around Ireland to receive a significant fibre...

Castlerea fire station had poorest average response time in 2016

New figures reveal Castlerea fire station had the poorest record at responding to emergencies in Roscommon last year. Details released to Shannonside FM show...

McStay – We are going to the Hyde

Kevin McStay has declared that his Roscommon side go to Hyde Park for this year’s Connacht senior football final. Roscommon booked their pace in the...

Roscommon v Leitrim: Championship match tracker

7.03 Full-time Roscommon 0-24 Leitrim 0-10. Roscommon march onto the Connacht final to take on Galway or Sligo while Leitrim are now into the...

Dermot Earley Youth Leadership Initiative inspires next generation

On the same year as Roscommon's Dermot Earley Senior would have turned 70 years of age, nearly 400 people gathered together in Croke Park...

Michael (The Champ) Connelly

Michael (The Champ) Connelly. Kilmacrickard, Glinsk, Co Galway. Saturday, May, 25th peacefully at Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe. Reposing at Divilly's Funeral Home, Glenamaddy this evening (Sun) from five...

Mary White (née Connaughton)

Mary White (née Connaughton). Clooneygrasson, Ballintubber, Castlerea, Co Roscommon. Saturday, May, 26th peacefully in the loving care of her son Gerry and the caring staff...

Phyllis Ruane (nee Byrne)

Phyllis Ruane (nee Byrne). Magazine Avenue, Athlone. Friday, May, 25th suddenly. Sadly missed by her loving sons Des and John, daughter Denise, grandchildren, family and...

PODCAST: Cook County President visits Roscommon

The Mayor of Roscommon, Orla Leyden has hosted Toni Preckwinkle, the highest ranking public official of Cook county, in Roscommon town and the Hudson...

‘Guardians of the GAA’

 Guardians of the GAA’, is a history of the GAA from the perspective of Garda involvement. The book, written by Brian Willoughby and Noel Hynes,...

Referendum debate

This Friday 25th May, you will be asked to vote on a proposal to change the Constitution of Ireland. The proposed change to the...