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Almost €5 million allocated for enterprise hubs in Monksland and Ballinamore

A new life sciences innovation hub in Monksland in south Roscommon is being allocated government funding of €2.75 million under the Rural Regeneration Fund.The...
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Dog and six newborn puppies found chained to gate in Roscommon

A lurcher dog has been found chained to a gate, nursing six newborn puppies, in Co Roscommon.The dog and her puppies were taken to...

Roscommon Gardai investigate drugs worth €170,000 seized yesterday

Gardaí in Roscommon are investigating a seizure of drugs worth an estimated 170,000 at a number of houses in Roscommon town yesterday afternoon.A man...

LISTEN: Service users and staff at Cuisle challenge policy of hotel holidays for people...

The HSE and Irish Wheelchair Association's push away from congregated settings for holiday for people with disabilities is being challenged.Groups who use Cuisle in...
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LISTEN: IWA spokesperson on decision to close Cuisle in Roscommon & reaction

On Monday's Let's Talk, Tony Cunningham, Director of Housing and Holidays for the Irish Wheelchair Association gave MaryClaire Grealy the background to the decision...
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Roscommon Councillors demand full list of works required at Cuisle from IWA

The Irish Wheelchair Association will be asked to provide a full list of works that are required at the Cuisle centre.Politicians met with staff...

Spate of kitten dumping in Roscommon

Kitten dumping is on the increase in Roscommon, according to an SPCA representative.A spokesperson from the organisation is urging people to contact them for...
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Temperatures in Roscommon reached record low last month

Temperatures reached a record low in Roscommon last month.The weather station at Mount Dillon between Strokestown and Lanesbrough recorded a grass temperature of -8.3°C...

Irish Wheelchair Association reveal reason for closure of Cuisle centre

The Irish Wheelchair Association says it regards its decision to cease holiday opportunities at Cuisle from the end of this month as final.The charity...
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Roscommon woman’s video pleading for better mental health services goes viral

A Roscommon woman's video about mental health services in Ireland has gone viral.Arigna native Leah Cull recorded a powerful Facebook video over the weekend,...

Cullen Recalls Ireland Internationals For Leinster

Leo Cullen has recalled more Irish internationals as Leinster begin their Heineken Champions Cup campaign against Benetton Rugby in the RDS Arena tomorrow.Cullen has...

Connacht Name Team For Heineken Cup Return

Ultan Dillane returns to the Connacht starting team to face Montpellier in the opening round of the Heineken Champions Cup in the Sportsground.Irish international...

HRI Voids Supreme Horse Racing Club Runners

The Supreme Horse Racing Club have been prohibited from enter horses in any races in Ireland, Horse racing Ireland have announced.It means that Supreme...

Genevieve Doherty (nee Wood)

Genevieve Doherty (nee Wood) Collogue, Camlane, Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford. Tuesday, 12th November peacefully in Our Lady's Manor, Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford. She is predeceased by her husband Philip...

Dinah Quinn (nee O’Leary)

Dinah Quinn (nee O'Leary) Grace Park Road, Athlone. Thursday, 14th, November peacefully. Predeceased by her beloved husband Dixie, sons Paddy, John and Tommy, daughter Kack and...

Bridie Flanagan (nee O’ Dowd).

Bridie Flanagan (nee O’ Dowd). Cortober, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Roscommon and formerly Gluckawn, Agrina. Wednesday, November 13th. peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at North West...

JF Show Panel Discussion

The Joe Finnegan Show every Friday discusses the stories of the week.On the panel this week- Sean McKiernan, Laurence Fallon and Christina McHugh.Take a...

Podcast: Boxing as a Sport?

Champion boxer Joe Frazier once said 'Boxing is the only sport you can get your brain shook, your money took and your name in...

Podcast: Kevin McGahern Pays Tribute to Niall Toibin

Niall Tóibín is being remembered as a performer who could entertain audiences at home and abroad.Since the announcement that actor and comedian Niall Tóibín...