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Shannonside pensioners set to protest cuts to payments this week

Dozens of pensioners in the Shannonside region are set to form part of a protest about cuts to pensions at the Dail later this...

Pharma giant announces 20 new jobs for Athlone

A pharmaceutical company in Athlone has announced plans to create another 20 jobs.PPD Laboratories has lodged a planning application with Westmeath County Council for...

Roscommon IFA issues warning after farm tragedy

The chairman of Roscommon IFA has issued a warning to farmers after a substantial loss of livestock in a slurry tragedy.Eight cattle, valued at...

St Nathy’s College to hold special mass to remember tragic Stephen O’Gara

St Nathy's College in Ballaghaderreen is holding a special Mass tomorrow in memory of one of its former students who died in a tragic...

Fianna Fail confirms chosen four to battle it out at Roscommon – Galway convention

Fianna Fáil has confirmed four candidates have decided to let their names go forward for the party's general election selection convention in the Roscommon-Galway...

LISTEN: Sister of Rosalie Unit resident fears her brother will be forced to leave...

A sister of a resident of the Rosalie unit fears her brother won't be able to spend the rest of his life in Castlerea...

LISTEN: Survivor of abuse in Moate school speaks out

Residential Institutions Survivors Network new web service is to encourage residential institutions survivors to work together to give their own voice to important matters.Survivors in...

Roscommon’s Orla Leyden pulls out of Fianna Fáil race

The cathaoirleach of Roscommon County Council, Orla Leyden, has pulled out of the Roscommon-Galway general election race.The popular public representative had previously indicated she...

Concern in Ballinasloe at recent high water levels following bad weather

The government has been called on to prioritise flood relief efforts in Ballinasloe after concern was expressed that water levels in the town had...

Serioulsy ill Tulsk woman describes Sligo A+E as ‘like a scene out of ER’

A seriously ill Roscommon woman has described her experience of the emergency department in Sligo University Hospital as 'like a scene out of ER'.Edel,...

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...