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Roscommon SPCA shuts its doors

Roscommon's Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has closed down.Late last month the organisation announced that it would be forced to shut...
Royal Hotel

Boyle Town team make suggestions to Council on what to do with Royal Hotel...

Boyle Town Team has made a number of suggestions to Roscommon County Council about proposed development for the Royal Hotel site.In June, the local...
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Local TD doesn’t believe any party will secure majority after next General Election

A Shannonside Fianna Fail TD doesn't believe any party will have an overall majority after the next General Election.Fianna Fail is hosting their annual...
Cathedral

October start date confirmed for Ballaghaderreen Cathedral facelift

Ballaghaderreen cathedral is to close its' doors for more than six months to allow for a €1.4m revamp.The contract for the refurbishment has been...

Ballagh in mouring at death of 25-year-old local man

The man who died in yesterday’s single-vehicle crash in Ballaghaderreen has been named as 25-year-old local resident Stephen Coleman.The crash happened shortly after 8...
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Possibility of major jobs boost for Roscommon

Roscommon could be in line for more than 50 new jobs after a US delegation visited the county with a view to establishing a...

Roscommon woman nominated for prestigious European sport award

Roscommon woman, Patricia Buckley, has been nominated for the European Week of Sport #BeActive Local Hero Awards.Patricia says she is delighted to be a...
Ballaghaderreen Garda

Three arrested after vandalism at Ballagh garda station

Three men in their 20's have been arrested in connection with an incident of criminal damage at Ballaghaderreen garda station in the early hours...

Man taken to hospital after Castlerea crash

A man was taken to Sligo hospital last night after a road traffic incident in Co Roscommon.It's understood two cars were involved in a...
Water supply

Ballaghaderreen water supply to be restored by this evening

Irish Water hope to have supply restored to hundreds of customers in Ballagahaderreen by later this afternoon.Two water bursts affecting almost 1,000 people occurred...
Allianz-League

Can the GAA avoid bursting the “Covid” Bubble

Mid-January, 10 months into restrictions, lockdowns, opening up, locking down again, level 5 back to 2 up to 3 over to Level 5 plus...

3 match ban for Ebony Marinoff following Bríd Stack injury

Brid Stack has started the process of rehabilitation.The 11-time All Ireland winner with Cork suffered a fracture of the C-7 vertebra on her first...
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Andy Reid Steps Down As Ireland U18 Boss

Andy Reid has stepped down as Ireland Under-18’s head coach after taking up a full-time coaching role with the Nottingham Forest U23s.The Former Ireland...

Sally (Sarah) Murtagh (nee Tansey)

Sally (Sarah) Murtagh (nee Tansey) Granny, Ballinameen, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Tuesday, 19th of January. Peacefully at her home.Sally will be greatly missed by her loving husband...

Bridie Geraghty (nee Mulleady)

Bridie Geraghty (nee Mulleady) Roscommon road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Monday, 18th January suddenly in the arms of her loving husband Frank at home.Surrounded by her...

Michael Egan

Michael Egan (electricial shop) Kenagh, Co Longford Monday, January 18th peacefully in Tullamore General Hospital.Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning in St Dominic’s Church Kenagh at 11...

Side By Side January 17th 2021

 Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.So join Eamonn and Tony as they play great music and talk about...
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Podcast: Veronica Barrett and the Ballad of Mary Spain

Veronica Barrett spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about mother and baby homes and her song about them.Take a listen here: