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BREAKING: Roscommon fire strike suspended

The planned strike of more than 40 members of Roscommon Fire Service has been suspended.The dispute was over proposed changes as part of the...

OPW examining cheaper options than pipe at Lough Funshinagh

The Minister for the OPW claims that Roscommon County Council and the Geological Survey of Ireland are looking at a more cost-effective solution to flooding...

€5million Monksland development refused planning permission again

An Bord Pleanála has refused planning permission for a €5million development in Monksland, south Roscommon.Donie Kenny had sought to build a district centre, including...
pension entitlements

Just half of Roscommon retail businesses submitted correct information – Valuation Office

Valuation officers meeting businesses in Roscommon over the last two days say only 50 percent of non-retail businesses submitted the additional information required to...

Athlone moves closer to ‘city’ status

Independent Alliance Deputy Kevin Boxer Moran says he's confident that Athlone can achieve Regional City Status under the National Planning Framework.The first proposals under...

Four school bus routes withdrawn in Roscommon since 2015

New figures released by the Department of Transport indicate that four school bus transport routes have been withdrawn in Roscommon in the last two...

Approval for vacant child psychology post in Roscommon

A vacant mental health post for children in Roscommon is to be filled as soon as possible.Local Minister Denis Naughten is confirming that the...

Latest case of bird flu discovered in Roscommon

The latest case of Bird flu has been found in county Roscommon.The Department of Agriculture has confirmed that the latest case of Avian flu...

Sliabh Bán residents call for publication of amenity plan

Residents at Sliabh Bán are calling on Coillte to publish a final map of its plans to develop recreational amenities on the mountain.All 20...

Planning sought for big solar farm in Roscommon

A planning application has been lodged for a large solar farm to be developed near Roscommon town.Gaelectric Renewable Energy Developments is asking Roscommon County...
Stephen-Kenny

Stephen Kenny Excited For Unprecedented Year

New Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny says an "unprecedented" year awaits  after succeding Mick McCarthy as Ireland manager."You've got the EURO Play-Off against...
Longford-RFC

Longford Rugby Club Launch LRFConnects

Longford Rugby club have today announced a new initative to assist members during the covid-19 emergency.LRFConnects is a two pronged initiative by Longford Rugby...
Kenny-Crawford

Damien Duff Joins Stephen Kenny with Ireland

Damien Duff has joined Stephen Kenny’s backroom team as part of the Irish senior management team.Kenny’s Under-21 assistant manager Jim Crawford has been promoted...

Christine McGowan (nee Deakin)

CHRISTINE McGOWAN nee Deakin, Clooncarne, Bornacoola, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Derby England, April 5th 2020 at Cavan general Hospital, in her 72nd year....

Patrick (Pat) Rattigan

Patrick (Pat) Rattigan, Carrick, Ballymore, Co. Westmeath. Sunday April, 5th peacefully, at Thomond Lodge Nursing Home, Ballymahon, Co. Longford. Predeceased by his parents, brother...

Teresa (Tess) Gallogly (nee Roddy)

Teresa (Tess) Gallogly (nee Roddy),Curraghatowney, Drumreilly and formerly Kiltymooden, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. Sunday 5th April 2020 Peacefully following a long illness,...
Conor-Connelly

Conor Connelly Tribute By Fergal O’Dowd

The passsing occurred of former Roscommon County Footballer Conor Connelly on Saturday March 28th.Connelly was a member of the Roscommon senior football team which...
Italian

Podcast: Panel 3rd April

On the JF Show Panel this weekFine Gael TD Peter BurkeIFA Chairperson Elizabeth OrmistonIrish Times journalist Ronan McGreevyTake a listen here:
Italian

Podcast: Michael Kelly

GIY founder and Grow,Cook,Eat co-presenter Michael Kelly spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about how to grow your own food under the current circumstances...