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Rossies look to make final two of FBD League

For the third year in succession Roscommon will look to make the final two of the FBD League final.The Rossies have won their two...

Update: Dermot Earley appointed as new GPA Chief Executive

Former Kildare player Dermot Earley has been appointed as the new chief executive of the Gaelic Players Association (GPA).The 38-year-old has been president of the players’...

Buccaneers face daunting semi-final clash with Cork Con

Buccaneers Rebel County bound for Bateman Cup Semi-finalBUCCANEERS will face the defending champions, Cork Constitution in the semi-final of the Bateman Cup at Temple...

London Irish clip the wings of the Connacht Eagles in Dubarry Park

London Irish qualified for the knockout stages of the British & Irish Cup when defeating Connacht Eagles 41-14 at sunny Dubarry Park, Athlone, on...

Moore United Stay Top of Roscommon Premier Division

A narrow win for Moore United away to Skyvalley Rovers was enough for them to remain top of the Roscommon & District Soccer League...

Roscommon see off NUIG challenge

The Roscommon football team continued their impressive start to the new season earlier today when they secured a six point victory  over NUI Galway on a full time...

Curran urges GAA to ‘fix the fixtures’

 The Gaelic Games Club Players Association was launched earlier this week at the  Ballyboden Saint Enda’s GAA club in Dublin. The newly formed CPA has stated their...

O’Malley thrilled to have Kerry legend as mentor

Darren O’Malley enjoyed a fairly quiet day between the posts on Sunday last when Roscommon defeated IT Sligo in the opening round of the...

Wholesale Changes on Roscommon team for NUIG encounter

The Roscommon senior football team has been named for tomorrow’s Connacht FBD league encounter with NUIG.  Roscommon manager, Kevin McStay is using the opportunity...

Roscommon Minor Hurlers to play in Leisnter Minor League

The Roscommon Minor Hurling team will get a number of stern examinations in the spring of 2017 as the fixtures for 2017 Leinster minor...

Uncertainty over Ballinamore new fire station

The government has admitted that they have no idea when work on building a new fire station in Ballinamore will begin.Last year it was...

Roscommon TD concerned about high levels of rates

A Roscommon TD says he wants to know why businesses in the county appear to be paying higher levels of rates per square metre,...

Office of Public Works owns vacant properties across Shannonside

The Office of Public Works has revealed that it owns seven vacant properties across Leitrim, Roscommon and Longford, and all of them are former...

Kathleen McDermott (Nee Armstrong)

Kathleen McDermott (Nee Armstrong)St Etchens Court, Kinnegad, co Westmeath and formerly Croghan, Boyle, Co Roscommon.Saturday January 21st unexpidly at her residence.Reposing at her residence...

Maureen Keary (Nee Kerrigan)

Maureen Keary (Nee Kerrigan)Tinode, Streete, Co Westmeath.Friday January 20th peacefully at Midlands Regional Hospital, Mullingar. Wife of the late Johnny. Sadly missed by her...

Kathleen O’Brien (Nee Hughes)

Kathleen O’Brien (Nee Hughes)Milltown, Kiltoom, Athlone, Co Roscommon and formerly of Arcadia, Athlone.Saturday January 21st peacefully at her residence. Wife of Tom MRCVS and...

Roscommon Roundabout Rage

Elaine Lally of Elaine Lally Photography in Roscommon spoke to Joe Finnegan this morning to explain why her diagram on social media post has been shared online...

The Bishop of Elphin meets a relaxed Pope Francis at the Vatican

The Bishop of Elphin, together with all other Irish Bishops, had an audience with Pope Francis at the Vatican this morning. The meeting, which lasted...

The JF Show Panel 20th Jan 2017

Eugene McGee is a columnist with the Irish Independent newspaper and a former Editor of the Longford Leader; Martin Kenny is the Sinn Féin...