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Roscommon Council hopeful for progress on N5 Scramogue Ballaghderreen bypass

Roscommon County Council is hopeful that the Minister for Transport will prioritise progress on the Scramogue to Ballaghaderreen section of the N5 after meeting...

Motorists on N61 safer from today

A new section of the N61 between Boyle and Roscommon has been re-opened this morning after a project of several months to improve safety.The...

Motorists delight as N61 re-opens after €7million upgrade

Motorists between Tulsk and Boyle can expect reduced journey times from today as the N61 re-opens.The road has been closed since March with motorists...

Ballinasloe woman may get deported husband back home for Christmas

There are reports today that a deportation order lodged against Brazilian man Kleber Medeiros has been rescinded.His deportation became the subject of national attention...

SIPTU says government must support rural bus routes

SIPTU says the government will have to designate as public service obligations a number of bus routes through the Shannonside region.The union is against...

Emergency services attend fire at shop in Ballinasloe

Emergency services are attending the scene of a fire at Salmon's shop on Main Street in Ballinasloe this evening.It's understood the fire began around...

Heritage festival begins this weekend in Moate

The first ever Heartland Heritage Festival begins in Moate this weekend. The festival is being organised by the local Action Group and will involve...

Free parking in Athlone to mark Fashion Trail

Motorists in Athlone are enjoy free parking in council car parks in Athlone today. The concession is offered to coincide with the Fashion Trail...
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Irish Olympic Sports Weekly Updates

Last week the OFI Athletes’ Commission launched the Don’t Scroll By Campaign which had a real call to action, asking everyone to play a...
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McPhillips Sets European Under-20 Record

Cian McPhillips set a new European Under-20 record as he finished fourth in his 800m semi-final at the European indoor championships.McPhillips 1:48.06 to finish...
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Micheal Naughton Becomes New LGFA President

Sligo native Mícheál Naughton is the new President of the Ladies Gaelic Football Association.Naughton representing Donegal and Ulster, took over the position from outgoing...

Martin O Connor

Martin O ConnorCreevaghbeg, Ballymahon, Co Longford, and formerly Rockchapel, Cork and Wrexham, North Wales. Friday 5th March 2021, peacefully.Predeceased by his wife Kathleen, his...

Michael John Hughes,

Michael John Hughes, Castlesampson, Bealnamulla, Athlone, Co. Roscommon, Inchicore, Dublin and Sonas Nursing Home, Athlone. Saturday, March 6th 2021 peacefully, at Portiuncula University Hospital,...

Michael O Donohue

Michael O DonohueNumber 4 Oaklands, Ballinalee Road, Longford and  formally of St Peter's Castlepollard and 11 The Green Lanesboro Co Longford. Died on 6th...

LISTEN: Celebrations as Castlerea Upcyclers win Aontas STAR Award

A group of men and women in Roscommon who have been training in upcycling textils for the last two years are celebrating after winning...

Side By Side February 28th 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: Margaret Norton

Margaret Norton spoke to the Joe Finnegan show after her appearance on the RTE Primetime programme 'Who am I? The story of Ireland's Illegal...