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Roscommon

Jadotville veterans to receive special medals

A decision has been announced today to award a special medal to Jadotville veterans.The men of “A” Company, 35th battalion, endured a six day...
Bank of Ireland

BOI staff decison will harm rural economy – Irish Rural Link

It's being claimed that the future economic life of rural Ireland will be under threat following Bank of Ireland's decision to removal counter staff...
Branches

Bank of Ireland confirm significant staffing changes at Roscommon branches

Elphin councillor Valerie Byrne says she isn't happy with plans by Bank of Ireland to change operations at the local branch.The Bank has confirmed...

Keadue Social Services can return to three days

Keadue Social Services hopes to be able to be open on a three day week basis again following news of funding for a bus...
honoured

Roscommon TD demands action on county job creation

A local TD has hit out at the Government for what he claims is its' complete neglect of County Roscommon when it comes to...

Shannonside principal defends INTO’s rejection of new pay deal

The principal of a Shannonside primary school believes a lack of certainty from the government has forced the INTO to reject a new public...
Royal Hotel

Council says it has no ‘firm’ plans for Royal Hotel site after €100k purchase

Roscommon County Council claims it has no firm proposal for the site of the Royal Hotel in Boyle following its purchase for €100k.The sale...

New Boyle event centre could facilitate up to 20 jobs

Twenty jobs could be facilitated through a new co-working hub and event centre in Boyle.A 10,000-square-feet building in St Patrick Street is to become...

Gardaí issue alert to older people in isolated areas

Gardaí have issued a warning to people living in isolated areas in the Shannonside Region to be on the alert for any person purporting...
CCTV

CCTV system being designed in Ballagh

A technology company has been appointed to design a new CCTV system in Ballaghaderreen.A sub-committee of Ballaghaderreen Town Team has been working on the...
St Brigids

Major development planned at St. Brigid’s GAA club

St. Brigid’s GAA club has launched a major development project involving the construction of a new gym and meeting room along with a series...
Longford-Town

Last Minute Cork Goal Breaks Longford Hearts

Longford Town conceded a last gasp extra-time goal to agonisingly lose one-nil to 10-man Premier Division Cork City in the Extra.ie FAI Cup first...
Killoe-Crest

Killoe Emmet Og Face 48 Week Suspension

Killoe Emmet Og are set to appeal a believed 48-week suspension issued by the Longford CCC committee.The suspension will affect all Killoe Emmet Og...

Margaret Ann Farragher (nee Curley)

Margaret Ann Farragher (nee Curley) Glinsk, Castlerea, Co. Galway. Thursday, 13th August. Peacefully at the Galway Hospice, in the loving care of her family. Margaret Ann, dearly loved...

Bridget (Biddy) Ward nee Dalton

Bridget (Biddy) Ward nee Dalton. Cattan, Mohill, Co. Leitrim, Wednesday 12th August, peacefully at Sligo general Hospital, Previously in the loving care of the...

Michael (Mick) Dobson

Michael (Mick) Dobson, Macclesfield, Cheshire, UK, Thailand and formerly of Athlone, Co Westmeath, Tuesday 11th August suddenly.Pre deceased by his father Roger and...
The-Longford-Town-Review

The Longford Town Review Season Two Episode Six

Longford Town bowed out of the Extra.ie FAI Cup after Ricardo Dinanga’s goal in the 120th minute sealed a Cork City victory.Town were much...
Italian

Podcast: Lockdown in the North of England

The North of England has been heavily affected by the Corona Virus Pandemic and Labour MP Mike Kane for Wythenshawe and Sale East who...
Italian

Podcast: Earthing The Myths

Mythology doesn’t just belong to the greeks and the roman. Indeed  Ireland has a vibrant link to myth,folklore and early history.Daragh Smyth is a...