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Roscommon man killed trying to erect street lamp at his mother’s wake

A Roscommon man died following serious head injuries suffered in a fall while attempting to erect a street lamp to cater for mourners at...

Minister wants no post office to close

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten says he hopes there is a way that the current reviews can facilitate the maintenance of the post office...

REVEALED: Roscommon health centres to close under HSE plan

New HSE documents reveal some health centres in Roscommon could be set to close this year.The services offered in these facilities are likely to...

Roscommon gardai appeal for witnesses to fracas

Gardai in Roscommon are appealing for witnesses after a public order incident involving a number of individuals on the Mart Road in the town...

Report fires on rural farmland – Irish Wildlife Trust

The Irish Wildlife Trust is calling on people who see fires on bog or rural farmland to report them.Fire services battled blazes at Frenchpark,...

Roscommon man wins major Irish award in New York

A Roscommon man has been honored with the ''Thomas Manton Irish Person of the Year Award'' in New York.Originally from Boyle, Hilary Beirne is...

Plans lodged for €1m hardware store in Castlerea

Planning permission is being sought for a hardware store to be built in Castlerea, at an estimated cost of more than €1 million.Brendan Cooney,...

Warning to farmers over Roscommon fires

The IFA is warning farmers to be vigilant after a number of bog fires in Roscommon in recent days.In the sudden warm weather, there...

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...

Ireland Team To Face Scotland Named

Robbie Henshaw has been left out of the Irish team to face Scotland in the opening game of the Rugby World Cup in Yokohama,...

Longford Town Wrap-Up League With Cobh Visit

Longford Town travel south for their final league game of the season against Cobh Ramblers at Saint Colman’s Park this Saturday evening kick-off is...

Ellen Murphy Signs For Gloucester-Hartpury Women

Dromard’s Ellen Murphy has made the move cross-channel and signed for English Premier Division side Gloucester-Hartpury women.Ireland international Murphy made her international debut in...

Sean Donohoe

Sean Donohoe Sydney Australia and formerly Bridge House, Gortamone, Carrigallen, Co.Leitrim. Thursday September 19th, following a short illness. Eldest Son of the late Frank and Pauline. Sean...

Margaret Rooney (née Callaghan)

Margaret Rooney (née Callaghan) Abbeyshrule, Co Longford. Thursday, 19th September 2019. Peacefully at her residence in the loving care of her son Peter....

Bernadette ( Bernie) Duffy, nee Hill.

Bernadette ( Bernie) Duffy, nee Hill. Fyhora, Moyne, Co. Longford N39 PT32 Late of Stragella, Co. Cavan. Friday, 20th September. Peacefully at home...

Podcast: Paul Fitzpatrick Chats about his Charlie Gallagher Biography

Cavan’s Charlie Gallagher was the George Best of Gaelic football in the swinging sixties — good looking, talented and worshipped by GAA fans all...

What Makes A Leader?

Michael Moriarity is a former General Secretary of Education and Training Boards Ireland  and he has written his first book “Every leader’s reality guide”The...

Minister Creed Talks to the JF Show

Minister Michael Creed has said that he is aware of the complexity of the ongoing beef dispute, but that there is a real danger...