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New searches to begin in Strokestown today for a local resident

New searches are to begin in Strokestown today for a local resident who has been missing for a month.Lithuania native Tomas Martinkus had been...

New searches for Strokestown man missing for a month

New searches are to begin in Strokestown tomorrow for a local resident who has been missing for a month.Lithuania native Tomas Martinkus had been...

Center Parcs receives over 1,000 bookings since website launch

Center Parcs has received over 1,000 bookings in the last number of weeks.The website went live just before Christmas and CEO Martin Dalby says...

N5 Scramogue to Ballaghaderreen upgrade moves to next stage

An Bord Pleanala has approved planning for the N5 Scramogue to Ballaghaderreen upgrade.The government gave the project the green light in December 2017...

Rathcroghan Manager says festival marking Tulsk’s ”Oweynagat” would benefit entire Roscommon area

The manager of the ancient Rathcroghan complex is urging Fáilte Ireland to consider incorporating Oweynagat into a Hallow'een festival planned for county Meath.The tourism...

Ex-Garda tells judge he was assaulted during house repossession in Strokestown

A retired Garda has alleged he was subjected to a serious assault during the repossession of a house at Falsk, Strokestown, last month.Kevin Taylor,...

Athlone woman given fine and community service following fatal motorcycle crash

A 41 year-old learner driver from Athlone who fatally injured a motorcyclist has avoided jail.Tracy O'Neill, who was driving unaccompanied when the crash happened,...
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Granard Superintendent retires today

Granard Superintendent Brian Mohan retires from his role this afternoon after over two years in the north Longford District.The Monaghan based senior garda officer...

Man involved in fatal Longford road crash tell trial he does not recall incident

A man who was seriously injured in a fatal road crash on the N4 over two years ago has told Longford Circuit Court...

Tributes paid to woman who died in Carrick-on-Shannon crash

Tributes are being paid to the woman who died following a road crash in Carrick-on-Shannon yesterday.Denise Elliott from Machen, Leitrim Village. was fatally injured...

Connacht Set for Challenge Cup Quarter-Final With Sale

Connacht will travel to Sale Sharks in the quarter-finals of the European Challenge Cup.Connacht saw off Sale 20-18 in the Sportsgrounds last weekend, before...

GAA Announce Allianz League Ticket Price Increase

Tickets for Roscommon’s games in the Allianz National League will increase from next Saturday.There are also increases to ticket prices at the All-Ireland qualifiers,...

Connacht Secure Challenge Cup Quarter-Final Spot

Connacht have qualified for the quarter-finals of the European Challenge Cup after a 33-27 win over Bordeaux BeaglesKiltoom man Jack Carty scored a late...

Kieran O’Connor

Kieran O'Connor Tormey Villas and late of Cushla, Monksland, Athlone. Saturday, 19th January. Peacefully. Sadly missed by his loving wife Ann, daughters Caroline and Laura, sons Brendan, Kieran...

Michael Hughes

Michael Hughes. Deanscurragh, Longford. Friday, 18th January. Peacefully at The Regional Hospital Mullingar. Predeceased by his wife Marie (nee Halligan). Sadly missed and remembered with love by...

Jim Garvey

Jim Garvey. Castle Street, Elphin, Co Roscommon. Friday 18th January. Peacefully at Oakwood Nursing Home, Ballaghadereen. Predeceased by his father Pat, Mother Ellen, brother Sean, sisters...

LISTEN BACK: First Dates Ireland local “High on fresh air and water from the...

😍Have Carol Ann from Leitrim & Cathal from Monaghan found love on First Dates Ireland? 😘 The Free spirited dance facilitator Carol Ann (32)...

PODCAST: Roscommon businessman slams VAT hike

There are fears that some local businesses will close because of the increase in VAT in the hospitality sector.The tax for hotels and...

LISTEN BACK: Rooskey local talks rural realities in aftermath of arson attack

Seamus joined Joe Finnegan this morning to discuss the realities of living in rural Ireland following the change in the roads legislation and the...