Roscommon town shortlisted for major anti-litter award

Roscommon town is among five towns in the country that are vying for top spot in the 2016 Ibal Anti-Litter League.

The cleanest town, to be announced at lunchtime, will come from the shortlist of Ashbourne, Kildare, Roscommon, Thurles and Waterford city.

Meanwhile, Carrick-on-Shannon was again deemed Cleaner than European Norms in 13th place, but last year’s winner, Longford, slipped to 15th.