Monday, March 27, 2017

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Ulster Bank to retain ATM in Edgeworthstown

Ulster bank have confirmed that their Edgeworthstown ATM will remain open despite the closure of the 102-year-old branch in September. According to Fine Gael TD...

Roy Webster jailed for life for Anne Shortall murder

A Wicklow man has been jailed for life for the murder of a woman he had a one-night stand with over Christmas 2014. Roy Webster,...

Northern secretary claims deal can be done

James Brokenshire says he believes a deal at Stormont is achievable. Politicians have until Monday evening to form an Executive. However there are a number of...

Traffic chaos in Shannonside region

There are major disruptions to the inter-city train service today because of the Bus Éireann strike countrywide, with 13 Shannonside trains cancelled. It's because, at...

Longford man held in custody over alleged stabbing

A Longford man has appeared in court again this morning over an alleged stabbing in the town on St Patrick's night. Ciaran McDonnell, of 34...

Anger at rates meeting in Granard

Almost 30 traders in Granard attended a meeting last night to discuss the recent valuation process. Several business people in the north Longford town have...

Court hears of devastation over Ballagh man’s fatality

The family of a Roscommon man who died following an accident at work have told of their devastation at his loss. Gerry Griffin sustained fatal...

Edgeworthstown to suffer over bank closure – publican

An Edgeworthstown publican claims the town is going to suffer hugely after the closure of Ulster Bank. It was confirmed yesterday that the bank, which...

Shannonside trains affected by bus strike

There are major disruptions to the inter-city train service because of the Bus Éireann strike countrywide, with a number of routes affected. It's because, at...

Edgeworthstown traders slam closure of bank

The head of the traders' association in Edgeworthstown has described the closure of the Ulster Bank branch in the town as 'another nail in...

Buccaneers U20’s in next round of Purcell Cup

Just like the Seniors the Buccaneers U-20’s travelled Naas as the clubs squared up to each other in the Purcell Cup at sun-basked Dubarry...

Ladies lead the way in Roscommon

The Roscommon ladies put in a storming second half to see off a determined home side on a glorious Sunday afternoon last in the...

PIRATES CAPTURE TITLE

  BUCCANEERS 30 NAAS 23 BUCCANEERS are Ulster Bank League Division 1B champions following their 30-23 victory over Naas in a thrilling and intensely competitive top...

Josephine Amooty (nee Darcy)

Josephine Amooty (nee Darcy) London and formerly of Ferbane, Co Offaly. Friday, March, 17th peacefully in the Whittington Hospital, London. Sadly missed by her husband...

Darren O’Neill

Darren O’Neill. Late of Assumption Road, Athlone. Saturday, March, 25th unexpectedly. Reposing at the residence of his sister Eileen and brother-in-law, P.J. Craughwell, at Clonbigney, Taughmaconnell today...

Mary Finnerty (nee Mc Manus)

Mary Finnerty (nee Mc Manus) Tanvey, Ballydangan, Athlone, Co. Roscommon and Ballinasloe, Galway. Sunday, March, 26th peacefully surrounded by her family. Sadly missed by her husband...

PODCAST: Could cycling be dangerous for our health?

Blue skies, longer evenings and warmer temperatures all mean that more of us are out and about trying to lose weight, keep healthy, or...

PODCAST: Daffodil nurse Dympna talks about end of life care

Tomorrow marks the 30th annual Daffodil Day in Ireland when money is raised to support the Irish Cancer Society and the people they work...

PODCAST: Rahara National School’s One Good Idea

Sixth class students from Rahara National School have made it to the last 20 of the SEAI's One Good Idea competition. Their project helps...