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Local TD backs plans to legalise medicinal cannabis

A Roscommon-Galway Fianna Fáil TD has backed the plans to legalise cannabis use for medicinal reasons.People before Profit TD Gino Kenny's Bill to that...

Four men charged after incident at Frenchpark

Four men are due in court today after being charged in connection with an incident at Frenchpark last night.They were attending a gathering at...
Tracker mortgage

Roscommon woman successfully settles one of first tracker mortgage cases with PTSB

A Roscommon woman is at the centre of what's believed to be one of the first successful tracker mortgage cases taken in the courts...

Public consultation begins on Royal Hotel in Boyle

Roscommon County Council has started public consultation about the future of the Royal Hotel site in Boyle.The local authority notes a significant proportion of...

Sligo hospital vows to address hygiene problems

Sligo University Hospital insists it's addressing the issues raised in a recent inspection report by the health watchdog.The Health Information and Quality Authority noted...

Farmer warns of another sheep-kill in Roscommon

A Roscommon farmer is urging dog owners to ensure they know where their pets are at all times, so no one else has to...

LISTEN: IFA chairman says ‘table salt more toxic than glyphosate’

Roscommon IFA chairman John Hanley told Wednesday's Let's Talk that he strongly opposes a ban on glyphosate.The key ingredient in weedkiller could be taken...

LISTEN: Ballintubber MS-sufferer backs medicinal cannabis Bill

On Let's Talk today, a multiple-sclerosis sufferer in west Roscommon came out strongly in favour of proposals to allow cannabis to be used for...

Three men disturbed during attempted burglary in Strokestown

Gardaí have issued an appeal for information about three men who were disturbed during an attempted burglary in Strokestown last night.Shortly after 6pm, a...

Roscommon senator apologises for saying rugby might not be suitable for women

Roscommon Fianna Fail Senator Terry Leyden is apologising for saying rugby might not be a good game for women to be involved in.Senator Leyden...

Roscommon Confirm Cunningham Backroom Team

Roscommon GAA have tonight confirmed Anthony Cunningham's backroom with Iain Daly (Michael Glavey’s) and Mark Dowd (Strokestown) as selectors.Daly has recently stepped down as...

Expect Schmidt To Stay – IRFU Officer

IRFU Committee member and former Connacht Rugby President Adrian Leddy believes Ireland Coach Joe Schmidt WILL stay with Ireland after the Rugby World Cup...

Seven Players Leave Irish Rugby Panel

Irish focus now turns from Saturday’s victory over New Zealand to the final Guinness series game of the season against the USA this Saturday.Sean...

Bridget Mollaghan

Bridget Mollaghan. Templemichael Glebe, Longford. Monday, 19th, November peacefully at home Surrounded by her loving family. Pre-deceased by her father Michael. Bridget will be sadly missed...

Kathleen (Katie) Daly (nee Owens)

Kathleen (Katie) Daly (nee Owens) Cloonfarries, Mountbellew, Co. Galway, Sunday, November, 18th peacefully at UCHG in the loving care of her family. Predeceased by...

John (John Joe) Tumulty

John (John Joe) Tumulty. The Jays, Tully, Baylin, Athlone. Sunday, 18th November Removal on (Wed) to the Carmelite church, Moate, arriving at 11.45, for funeral prayers....
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...