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Shannonside students begin state exams

Almost three-and-a-half-thousand Shannonside students will begin their Junior and Leaving cert exams this morning.Teenagers at both levels will sit down to paper one of...

PODCAST: Mental Health services letting young people down

The appointment of a new consultant for child and adolescent mental-health services in the northwest will not be of any real help in the...
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Belgian court case on death of Longford student adjourned

A Belgian court case investigating the death of a Longford woman in a house fire over three years ago has been adjourned until September...

American cancer survivor in 150-mile swim

An American cancer survivor is planning to become the first person to ever swim the entire length of the River Shannon.Dean Hall began his...

Little optimism for CAMHS in Leitrim

The appointment of a new consultant for child and adolescent mental-health services in the northwest will not be of any real help in the...
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Two individuals reported acting suspiciously near houses in south Longford

Gardai in Longford are alerting the public to a vehicle acting suspiciously in the south of the county this afternoon.It's believed two individuals have...

Roscommon Hospital group calls on Minister to follow through on election promises

The Hospital Action Committee is calling on Minister Denis Naughten to fulfill his pre-election promises about Roscommon University Hospital under Leo Varadkar's reign as...

Planning permission granted for €6m Roscommon solar farm

Planning permission has been granted for a €6 million solar farm to be developed in Roscommon.Despite strong objections from residents, Roscommon County Council has...

Shock following vandalism at Granard motte

Granard locals have expressed their shock at alleged vandalism carried out on one of the country's most historic sites.Gardai are investigating after a large...
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Court appearance following drugs seizure in Boyle

A man in his 20's has appeared before the courts in relation to a Cannabis seizure in Boyle.Plants worth around 64 thousand euro were...

Roscommon Club Fixtures Weekending August 25th

Tuesday August 20U21 Hurling Championship Knock Out 2019AthleagueTremane V Padraig Pearses - Tremane GAA Pitch - 19:30Wednesday August 21U21 Hurling Championship Knock Out 2019Four...

FAI Launch Female-Only UEFA B Licence Course

The FAI are have announced a second female-only UEFA B Licence Course, after a successful first edition.25 coaches took part in the first edition...

Longford Rugby Club Ready For Season Start

Longford senior men begin their 2019/20 season this Saturday when they face Mullingar in CPL Park, Longford writes Tommy Butler.The senior men have been...

Norbert Moynagh

Norbert Moynagh. Ballymanus, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath. Peacefully on Saturday, August, 17th, in the loving care of his family, and the matron and staff of the...

Bridie Raftery (née O’Shaughnessy)

Bridie Raftery (née O’Shaughnessy) Bracklin, Castlecoote, Co. Roscommon. Monday, August 19th, peacefully after a long illness, at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She will be...

Sr. Marie Fitzgerald.

Sr. Marie Fitzgerald, Dún na Bó, Willowfield Rd., Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim, and formerly Clash Road, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick, peacefully in the loving care of...

Podcast: Threshold Warns of College Accommodation scams

National housing charity Threshold are warning college students to be vigilant of scams as they search for college accommodation.Karina Timothy is manager of the...

Podcast: Cookery Corner Chef Sham

This week’s Cookery Corner Recipe is fishcakes compliments of Chef Sham Hanifa of The Cottage Restaurant, Jamestown, Carrick on Shannon. Chef Sham talked us through how to...

Roscommon Championship Review Round One

The Hodson Bay Hotel Roscommon senior football championship got underway on Saturday evening with defeat’s for both of last year’s finalists.County champions Clan na...