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Funding of €2.5 million for Athleague flooding works

Funding of €2.5 million has been announced for flood relief works in Athleague in Roscommon.Minister for the OPW Kevin Boxer Moran confirmed the...

Councillor John Keogh selected again for FF in south Roscommon

Roscommon Fianna Fail councillor John Keogh was selected last night to run again for the party in the Athlone Municipal District of the county.There...

Strokestown family “almost broken” by recent events

The family at the centre of an eviction controversy in Strokestown are asking for privacy and for what's been described as the "media circus"...

Crowds gather to defend ‘repossessed’ Strokestown home

A large crowd is protecting the Strokestown house at the centre of an eviction controversy.The three occupants of the recently repossessed property returned to...

LISTEN: Family at centre of Strokestown re-possession ‘traumautised’ by incident

Two of the family members whose house is at the centre of an eviction row have moved back into the building this evening.The brother...

Third Fianna Fail hopeful pulls out of tonight’s south Roscommon convention

A third Fianna Fail candidate has announced their withdrawal from the selection convention for the Roscommon Athlone Municipal District tonight.Solicitor Sean Mahon, and Darragh...

Longford Council to seek support to oppose regional development proposals

Longford County Council is to seek the support of other counties in the Midlands in campaigning against some of the proposals under the regional...

CONFIRMED: Two members of Strokestown family return home following re-possession incidents

Shannonside FM has confirmed that two members of a family who were removed from their home in Strokestown last week as part of a...

Hundreds of people attend silent march in Castlerea after alleged incident in town

Hundreds of people attended a silent demonstration in Castlerea on Sunday afternoon following an alleged incident in the town last weekend.Local estimates suggest that...

Protest outside KBC bank offices in Dublin to highlight Strokestown incidents

A number of protestors upset by an alleged eviction at a house in Roscommon last week, have entered the offices of KBC bank in...

BREAKING: Jose Mourinho leaves Manchester United

Manchester United has announced that manager Jose Mourinho has left the club with immediate effect.The club would like to thank Jose for his work...

Mullinalaghta To Face Dr.Crokes In Thurles

St.Columba’s Mullinalaghta AIB All-Ireland Club semi-final with Dr. Crokes has been set for Semple Stadium.Croke Park have set the All-Ireland club fixture for Saturday...

Davis Gives O’Byrne Cup Schedule Endorsement

New Longford boss Padraic Davis has given the pre-Christmas O’Byrne cup schedule the thumbs up.Longford saw off Meath by 0-9 to 1-5 on Saturday...

Eddie Fahy

Eddie Fahy, Dalkey, Co. Dublin and late of Ballinakill, Loughrea, Co. Galway. Saturday, December 15th, in St. Vincent’s Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin...

Thomas McCormack

Thomas McCormack, Carrowkeel, Elphin, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, at home surrounded by his family.Reposing at Brady’s Funeral Home, Elphin on Wednesday evening from five...

Tony Keane

Tony Keane, Boyle Road, Carrick-on-Shannon, Roscommon / Leitrim. Peacefully after a long life, well lived, reunited with his beloved Peggy.Loving and much...

LISTEN: Paul Williams gives his take on the Strokestown repossession case

On this morning's Joe Finnegan Show, Ballinamore native and journalist Paul Williams spoke to Joe about the dangers of the "mob mentality" that can...

LISTEN: It’s time to march for Rural Ireland, who’s with Mick?

Mick in Roscommon says it's time for Irish people to follow the French example and get the yellow vests out. He says he's fed...

LISTEN BACK: Shamrock 165 The Unknown Flight

On Tuesday, Evelyn Rooney and Peggy Lennon spoke to Joe Finnegan in studio to tell the story of their relative Evelyn Belton who died...