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Hospital consultant’s organisation hope local health services don’t lose out to focus on NCH

The Irish Hospital Consultants Association is calling on the government not to ignore hospitals in the regions in favour of investment the new National...

Roscommon animal activist not surprised by inhumane calf killing claims

A Roscommon animal welfare activist wants people to eat a vegetarian meal this Christmas.Vegan Gerry Boland writes a letter to the media every...
Cabinet

Four local TD’s have second jobs or other incomes

Statutory declarations made by TD's show that four in the Shannonside region have a second job or another income outside the Dail.The recent controversy...

Annual intercultural event for local minorities gets underway in Roscommon later

A special intercultural event is taking place this afternoon in Roscommon town.The event, which is being co-ordinated in association with local Gardai and Social...
Cuisle closure

Call for EGM of Wheelchair Association over Cuisle closure

Members of the Irish Wheelchair Association are presenting a letter to the Chairperson of the Board calling for an extra ordinary general meeting.The group...
cattle rustling

Roscommon IFA Chairman taking part in Kildare blockade

Farmers are warning today's blockade at one of the country's biggest retail distribution centres will be the first of many, unless there's an immediate...

Bishop of Elphin confirms changes are being looked at in preparing children for sacraments

The Bishop of Elphin has confirmed the diocese is looking at changing the way young people prepare for sacraments.Bishop Kevin Doran is advocating a...

Sale of Sliabh Bán hotel in Ballyleague set to be completed next week

It's understood a sale is imminent on the former Sliabh Bán hotel in Ballyleague.The former 12 bedroom property located on a site of 3.5...
social inclusion

Over €1.5million announced for Shannonside social inclusion projects

Just over one and a half million euro in funding has been announced for social inclusion and community activation projects in Roscommon, Longford and...
general election

TD Denis Naughten says he voted with the government last night because people don’t...

Roscommon Galway Independent TD Denis Naughten says he voted with the government last night because people he spoke to said they did not want...

Johnny Sexton Captains Leinster Against Northampton

Jordan Larmour is in at 15 for Leinster's trip to Northampton on Saturday, with Jamison Gibson-Park named at half-back alongside capain Johnny Sexton.Jordan Larmour,...

Butler Returns To Captain Connacht Against Gloucester

Connacht have been boosted by the return of captain Jarrad Butler and Jack Carthy to face Gloucester in the Heineken Champions Cup on Sunday...

FAI President Donal Conway Steps Down

Donal Conway has announced his intention to step down as President of the FAI at an EGM to be held on the 25th January...

Catherine Shields

Catherine Shields Cappagh, Ballinalack, Co. Westmeath. Friday, December 6th, peacefully in the loving care of the staff at Our Lady’s Manor Nursing Home, Edgeworthstown. Deeply regretted by...

Vincent Hoban

Vincent Hoban Main Street, Carrigallen, Co. Leitrim and late of Monivea, Galway. Saturday, December 7th, peacefully at his residence. Sadly missed by his sisters Anne, Sr Isobella...

Patrick (Pat) Joseph Danaher

Patrick (Pat) Joseph Danaher Retired Shopkeeper. Castleplunkett, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon and formerly Shanagolden, Limerick. Friday, December 6th, peacefully at Fearna Manor Nursing Home in the loving...

Podcast: Book Review 2019

Marina Lynch from Eason's Cavan and Orlagh Kelly from the Reading room in Carrick on Shannon joined Joe Finnegan in studio to review the...

Podcast: The Drugs Problem in the Region

Frankie Keena a member of the Athlone Drugs Awareness group and Packie Kelly from Teach Na Daoine in Monaghan spoke to Joe Finnegan on...

Podcast: IT WAS AS IT WAS

Ballymore native Tony Hughes has written a memoir called ‘It was as it was’Tony Joined Joe Finnegan in studio on Tuesday mornings show.Take a...