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Colaiste Chiarain seek permission for additional school building at Summerhill

Planning permission is being sought for a building that would be used for the new school in south Roscommon.St Joseph's College in Summerhill and...

Bog fire affects visibility in Ballaghaderreen

The fine weather resulted in a another large gorse fire in west Roscommon on Saturday evening.At about 6 o'clock, a blaze broke out on...

Grass fire in Castlerea last night

A grass fire broke out in Castlerea last night at around 7:30, with Ballaghaderreen fire brigade covering because of the closure of the town's...

Survey to be carried on Moatpark Bridge

A survey is to be carried on the bridge at Moatpark outside Roscommon town after some damage was caused in recent weeks.The damage has...

Appeals lodged over plans for 22 houses near Roscommon

Appeals have been lodged with An Bord Pleanála over plans for a total of 22 houses that are proposed for near Roscommon town.In December,...

Court hears of devastation over Ballagh man’s fatality

The family of a Roscommon man who died following an accident at work have told of their devastation at his loss.Gerry Griffin sustained fatal...

Fire-safety fears for Castlerea businesses

There are major concerns among the business community in Castlerea at the ongoing closure of the fire station.Shannonside FM understands one very large employer...

77 more houses planned for Monksland

Planning permission is being sought for a €15-million housing development to be built in south Roscommon.Pat Donoghue Construction, from Moylough in Co Galway, is...

Nearly 200 staff in Castlerea prison

New figures from the department of Justice have revealed that 195 people are currently employed at Castlerea prison.Of the staff employed in the Roscommon...

Cabinet row over flood relocation scheme

A relocation scheme for flood hit homeowners is to be widened after the intervention at Cabinet level of Environment Minister Denis Naughton.The Roscommon-Galway TD...

Aoife O’Rourke Bows Out Of European Games

There was disappointment for Castlerea’s Aoife O’Rourke in her middleweight quarter-final bout at the European Games losing out to Great Britain’s Lauren Price.Price was...
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Roscommon Under-20 Score Victory Over Leitrim

Roscommon scored a remarkable victory over Leitirm in Avantacard Pairc Sean MacDiarmada as it took extra-time to separate the two neighbours.In the end it...

Dr.Hyde Park Highly Commended National Pitch Award

Dr. Hyde Park in Roscommon was award highly commended as Nowlan Park retained its crown as the best GAA inter-county pitch in the country...

Margaret (Peggy) Reynolds (nee Nally).

Margaret (Peggy) Reynolds (nee Nally). Stags Head, Ballinalee, Co. Longford and formerly of Ballymahon. Wednesday, 26th June 2019. Peacefully in the excellent care of the...

Plans for realignment of N55 between Ballymahon and Athlone revealed today

Plans for the realignment of the N55 between Athlone and Ballymahon were revealed to Westmeath councillors this afternoon.Shannonside News understand that the new road...

Michael Stokes

Michael Stokes 51 Springlawn, Longford. Tuesday, June 25th, at St James’ Hospital, Dublin. Sadly missed by his wife Mary. Reposing tomorrow (Thurs) in Connell’s Funeral Home, Church St,...