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Launch of Darkness into Light North-West events tonight

The launch of this year's Darkness into Light for the North West takes place in Boyle tonight.“Darkness into Light”, a movement...

HSE under fire over closure of Ballagh centre

The HSE has been slammed over the temporary closure of Ballaghaderreen Day Centre.In a statement to Shannonside FM, the HSE claims that, due to...

Local homes could lost out in broadband plan

Concern has been expressed that a new broadband plan announced by the government will miss out key blackspots in the Shannonside region.Minister Denis Naughten...

Major broadband announcement for Shannonside homes

One in five homes in the Shannonside region will receive a fibre optic connection to broadband to their door in the next 18 months.Minister...

Two further groups of Syrian asylum-seekers due to arrive in Ballagh this week

There will be a total of 150 Syrian asylum-seekers in Ballaghaderreen by the end of this week after another two groups of arrivals.Two weeks...

Roscommon council prepares new strategy to evict troublesome tenants

Roscommon County Council is preparing a new strategy that will make it easier to evict tenants who are responsible for anti-social behaviour.At the most...

Ballinasloe receives major broadband boost

Ballinasloe is set for a major broadband boost today as it becomes one of just 10 towns around Ireland to receive a significant fibre...

Castlerea fire station had poorest average response time in 2016

New figures reveal Castlerea fire station had the poorest record at responding to emergencies in Roscommon last year. Details released to Shannonside FM show...

Sharp decline in Roscommon burglaries

A meeting of the Roscommon Joint Policing Committee has heard burglaries declined by 45 per cent in the county over the past year.Speaking at...

Fianna Fail senator claims Minister Naughten ‘can run but cannot hide’ over windfarms

A Fianna Fail senator has told the Seanad that the Minister for the Environment 'can run but he cannot hide' from the issue of...

Longford GAA Fixtures – Weekending April 29

Tuesday 23rd April 23Electric Ireland Leinster Minor Football Championship Rd. 1Glennon Brothers Pearse Park: Longford V Westmeath 7pmWednesday, 24th April 2019Reserve Football League 1...

Maureen Owens and Gerard McKenna Memorial Singles Tournament Report

Martin Heneghan landed the open section of the 20th Maureen Owens and Gerard McKenna Memorial Singles Darts Tournament in Drumkeerin on Easter Sunday.Heneghan beat...

Podcast: Last Amateurs-Ulster 1999 European Champions

It was a Heineken Champions Cup weekend and the world is enjoying a feast of Rugby.It’s remarkable to think that twenty years ago Ulster...

Deirdre Russell (nee Kenny)

Deirdre Russell (nee Kenny) Larchfield House, Ballinalone, Drumraney, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Friday, 19th April suddenly at her residence. Removal tomorrow (Wed) to St. Mary’s church, Moate for...

Maura Mc’Cormack (nee Glynn)

Maura Mc’Cormack (nee Glynn) Palmerstown, Dublin 20 and formerly of Crannaghmore, Athlone. Monday, April, 22nd Reposing at her residence in Palmerstown on (Thurs) from four...

Anita Martin

Anita (MaryRose) Martin. Frenchpark, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. Monday, April, 22nd peacefully after a long illness bravely borne, surrounded by her family in the exceptional...

Podcast: Saturday Connection 20th April 2019

Charlie McGettigan presents a host of guests, chat and music on the Saturday Connection. The programme was broadcast on the 20th of April 2019.So...

Side By Side 21st April 2019

Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.Patsy Lee Joins Eamonn and Tony as they reflect on how it is...

Podcast: Last Amateurs-Ulster 1999 European Champions

It was a Heineken Champions Cup weekend and the world is enjoying a feast of Rugby.It’s remarkable to think that twenty years ago Ulster...