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Roscommon’s Eugene Murphy elected to the Seanad

Eugene Murphy has been elected to the Seanad on the Agricultural panel.The former Roscommon Galway TD, has reached the quota on the 16th count...

Former Roscommon Galway TD Eugene Murphy set to take Seanad seat

Former Roscommon Galway TD Eugene Murphy looks set to take a seat on the Seanad agricultural panel today.Former TD Niall Blaney and outgoing Senators...

Marts given the go ahead to faciliate trade as calf welfare scheme funding increased

The Agriculture Minister has allowed some trading to continue at marts - despite the Covid-19 crisis.Normal mart activity was banned last weekend when...
Tony Healy

Gardai advise people to carry documents for essential travel

Gardaí are urging people across the region to bring documents with them if they have to travel outside their home area to work or...
Knock

Ireland West Airport closed from today

Ireland West Airport bid farewell to their last flight yesterday evening before the airport shut its doors as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.A...

Bishop Kevin Doran urges Christians to make sacrifices for public health during Lent

The Bishop of Elphin believes people need to show more empathy for under-pressure priests during the Coronavirus crisis.Kevin Doran took to Facebook over the...

Public asked to record video messages to share with family of late Conor Connelly

People wishing to offer messages of condolence to the family of former Roscommon footballer Conor Connelly are being asked to carry out two special...
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Fifteen candidates across Shannonside region hope to win Seanad seats

Counting has started for the election to the 26th Seanad after polls closed this morning.Fourteen candidates across the Shannonside Northern Sound region hope to...
Bishop

Bishop of Elphin unhappy with ‘selfish’ parishioners for pressuring priest to say private masses

Some Catholic parishioners have been described as 'selfish' for putting pressure on priests to celebrate private masses.The Bishop of Elphin, Kevin Doran, says...
Shooting

Shock at sudden death of former Roscommon footballer Conor Connelly

Tributes have been paid to former Roscommon footballer Conor Connelly who has died unexpectedly.The Creggs man was one of the county's best loved players...
Stephen-Kenny

Stephen Kenny Excited For Unprecedented Year

New Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny says an "unprecedented" year awaits  after succeding Mick McCarthy as Ireland manager."You've got the EURO Play-Off against...
Longford-RFC

Longford Rugby Club Launch LRFConnects

Longford Rugby club have today announced a new initative to assist members during the covid-19 emergency.LRFConnects is a two pronged initiative by Longford Rugby...
Kenny-Crawford

Damien Duff Joins Stephen Kenny with Ireland

Damien Duff has joined Stephen Kenny’s backroom team as part of the Irish senior management team.Kenny’s Under-21 assistant manager Jim Crawford has been promoted...

Christine McGowan (nee Deakin)

CHRISTINE McGOWAN nee Deakin, Clooncarne, Bornacoola, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Derby England, April 5th 2020 at Cavan general Hospital, in her 72nd year....

Patrick (Pat) Rattigan

Patrick (Pat) Rattigan, Carrick, Ballymore, Co. Westmeath. Sunday April, 5th peacefully, at Thomond Lodge Nursing Home, Ballymahon, Co. Longford. Predeceased by his parents, brother...

Teresa (Tess) Gallogly (nee Roddy)

Teresa (Tess) Gallogly (nee Roddy),Curraghatowney, Drumreilly and formerly Kiltymooden, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. Sunday 5th April 2020 Peacefully following a long illness,...
Conor-Connelly

Conor Connelly Tribute By Fergal O’Dowd

The passsing occurred of former Roscommon County Footballer Conor Connelly on Saturday March 28th.Connelly was a member of the Roscommon senior football team which...
Italian

Podcast: Panel 3rd April

On the JF Show Panel this weekFine Gael TD Peter BurkeIFA Chairperson Elizabeth OrmistonIrish Times journalist Ronan McGreevyTake a listen here:
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Podcast: Michael Kelly

GIY founder and Grow,Cook,Eat co-presenter Michael Kelly spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about how to grow your own food under the current circumstances...