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Roscommon

Campaign launched to save suckler industry and rural Ireland

Figures released from the Irish Farmers Journal show there are just over 100,000 suckler animals at present in the counties of Longford, Leitrim and...
Bishop Kevin Doran

Bishop of Elphin urges 8th Amendment supporters to tell politicians their views

The Bishop of Elphin is calling for supporters of the Eighth Amendment to contact their local politicians to make them aware of their views...

Roscommon native elected chairman of Social Democrats

A Roscommon man who's been elected as chairman of the Social Democrats party says they want to contest in as many constituencies as possible...
Bishop Kevin Doran

Elphin bishop: Abortion legislation could lead to euthanasia

The Bishop of Elphin has defended his claims that if the Eighth Amendment is repealed, it could lead to the legalisation of euthanasia in...

Minister announces €30 million for improving local roads

The Transport Minister has announced more than €30 million in funding today to improve roads across the Shannonside region.The biggest beneficiary is Roscommon, where €13.7...

Council may revoke permission for Ballinasloe waste facility

Plans for a controversial waste transfer site in Ballinasloe are set to be discussed at Galway County Council's monthly meeting today.The local authority is...
Galway University Hospital

130 people on trolleys in local hospitals

Hospitals in the Shannonside region are again experiencing major overcrowding today, with more than 130 people waiting on beds.University Hospital Galway has the highest...

Public meeting over threatened closure of Castlerea unit

A public meeting has been organised in the campaign to prevent a Castlerea health facility from closing.There are grave fears for the future of...
IDA

Government accused of favouring major cities for job creation over counties like Roscommon and...

The Government's accused of bringing jobs to cities like Dublin and Galway at the expense of counties like Roscommon, Mayo and Waterford.Fianna Fail's spokesperson...

Boyle man hoping for Oscar glory next month

A Boyle man, who co-founded one of the world's most successful animation studios, says it'a great honour to be once again nominated for an...

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...