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Roscommon

€53,000 to go to peatland conservation groups in the Shannonside region

Over 53,000 euro has been awarded to groups working to conserve and revitalise peatlands in the Shannonside region.The Cloonsellan Abbey Conservation Group in Roscommon...

Roscommon Rapid Response plan series of meetings to increase survival rate for cardiac arrest

A series of public meetings will be held across Roscommon and east Galway over the next couple of weeks as part of an ambitious...

First respondent organisations in Shannonside Region will receive €109,000 in funding

First Responder Organisations in the Shannonside region will receive over €109,000 in funding from the Clár Programme.In Longford, the Community Cardiac First Responders will...

Roscommon chemical company taken off EPA’s National Priority List

A Roscommon chemical company has been taken off the EPA's 'National Priority List'.Arran Chemical Company, based in Monksland in Roscommon, is no longer identified...

Roscommon HAC raises concerns over restructuring of HSE

Members of the Roscommon Hospital Action Committee have raised concerns over the effects the new regional health board system will have on HSE staff.Yesterday...

Plans for wind farm near Roscommon town given green light

An Bord Pleanala has granted planning permission for a controversial wind farm near Roscommon town.The planning authority has upheld an appeal by Peter Gillooly...

Roscommon IFA chairman backs opposition to time change

A local farmers' leader is backing the Government's decision to oppose EU plans to end seasonal time changes.Roscommon IFA chairman, Jim O'Connor says it...

“Women in Politics and Public Life” exhibition opened by Mary McAleese in Roscommon today

Former President Mary McAleese will open a major exhibition in Roscommon later today.The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht's Pop Up Women's Museum...

Neighbours and colleagues wish Fr. Duignan well on new role as Bishop of Clonfert

The people of south Roscommon and county are wishing well the new Bishop of Clonfert, Father Michael Duignan.The appointment of the Bealnamullia native was...

Matt Carthy welcomes support of new EU leader of Brexit extension

Midlands North West MEP Matt Carthy is welcoming comments from the new president elect on her support for a Brexit extension.Urusla von der Leyen...

Cabinteely 2 Longford Town 0

Longford Town’s away woes continued with a disappointing two-nil defeat away to Cabinteely at Stradbrook on Friday evening writes Andrew Dempsey.After a bright...

Abbeylara Begin Senior Championship With Victory

Abbeylara came back from behind to get their Peter Hanley Motors Longford SFC challenge off to a winning start.The opening game of the senior...

Mayo Make Three Changes For Meath

Mayo have made three changes to the team which lost to Kerry for Sunday’s Super-8s meeting Meath in Croke Park.Eoin O'Donoghue, Seamus O'Shea and...

Daniel John Bohan

Daniel John Bohan Shannon View, Rossy, Keshcarrigan, Co. Leitrim. Unexpectedly, whilst in the U.K. Youngest son of Michael and Judith, brother to Emma and Michael. Sadly missed by...

James (Jim) O’Leary

James (Jim) O’Leary Farneykelly, Castlecoote, Co. Roscommon. Friday, July 19th, peacefully after a long illness bravely borne, in the loving care of the staff at Roscommon...

Michael (Mick) Martin.

Michael (Mick) Martin. 31 Beechlawn Drive, Monksland, Athlone, Co. Roscommon and formerly of Curnaseer, Kiltoom, Athlone. Wednesday July 17th, suddenly at home. Predeceased by...