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Numerous complaints of dumping made to Roscommon County Council last month

Roscommon County Council is investigating several complaints of dumping of household furniture.Residents also claim there were dismembered deer carcasses lying in the south...

Three arrested over alleged Traveller brawl in Castlerea

Three men are to appear in court next month for allegedly fighting on the streets of Castlerea yesterday.Gardaí responded to a report of...

Fianna Fáil orders re-election of Roscommon-Galway officers

Fianna Fáil has upheld a complaint about the election of officers at the last Roscommon-Galway Comhairle Dáil Cheantar annual general meeting.At the meeting...

Multimillion-euro Roscommon hospice goes to planning

The planning process has begun for the €6-million hospice planned for Roscommon town.In a notice published today, Mayo Roscommon Hospice confirms it's applying for...

Local MEP says British politicians face a lot of soul searching over Brexit deal

Shannonside MEP Mairead McGuinness has said British politicians face a great deal of soul searching as they now consider their position.The Vice-President of the...

Roscommon woman claims she had to wait over 90 minutes for ambulance

A seriously injured west Roscommon woman claims she was left waiting for an hour and a half for an ambulance.On October 5th, Sheila...

Boat users warned about low levels on Lough Ree

Low water levels are being linked to a rescue on a barge that ran aground in Hodson Bay yesterday. Last night at just...

Roscommon council defends widespread rent hikes

Roscommon County Council says it's rent review process is based on a formula that's applied nationally from the Department of Local Government.The local authority...

Boyle council tenant’s rent goes through the roof

A rent review by Roscommon County Council has resulted in one Boyle tenant's bill almost doubling.Until now, the woman and her family have...

Ambulances operating from West Roscommon on two nights per week

New figures reveal an ambulance operates from a west Roscommon base only two nights a week.Responding to a parliamentary question, the National Ambulance...

Defender Jimmy Dunne called upto Ireland Squad

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has been forced to alter this squad for the UEFA Nations League game away to Denmark on Monday,...

Michael Obafemi Commits To Republic Of Ireland

Michael Obafemi has committed his international future to the Republic of Ireland. The Dublin-born Southampton striker trained with the squad this week, but also...

£5M Gift For Premier League Chairman

Outgoing executive chairman Richard Scudamore will receive a £5m farewell bonus paid by clubs, the Premier League has confirmed.Scudamore will receive the payment over...

John Gaffey

John Gaffey, Birchgrove, Ballinasloe, Co. Roscommon. Thursday, November 15th , peacefully in the care of the wonderful staff of University Hospital, Galway and...

Simon McGuinness

Simon McGuinness, Church Street, Roscommon and late of McGuinness’s Pharmacy, Main Street, Roscommon. Friday, November 16th peacefully in the loving care of the staff...

Helen O’Rourke (nee Carroll)

Helen O'Rourke (nee Carroll) Carrickport, Drumcong and Drumkeen, Aughnasheelin Co. Leitrim. Monday, November 12th, at Sligo University Hospital.Reposing at the Chapel at St. Patrick's Hospital,...
White House Hotel

LISTEN: Sadness as west Roscommon hotel shuts

A west Roscommon hotel has closed.Padraic Whelan has run the White House Hotel at Ballinlough since May of last year. He was renting...

LISTEN: Interview with major local employer

One of the midlands’ biggest employers is Grant Engineering in Birr, Co Offaly.The company was established in 1977 and is one of the...

PODCAST: Phase two of Castlerea food hub begins

The tendering process is under way for the second phase of the food hub in Castlerea.A total of €500,000 of state funding has...