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Roscommon’s Soccer action to kick off later this evening.

Whereas the meeting of Boyle Celtic and Evergreen of Kilkenny in the FAI Junior Cup semi-final on Sunday in the Showgrounds in Sligo will...

Conboy- Still leading by example

After missing out on the dramatic FAI Junior Cup quarter-final victory of Carrick united due to injury the Boyle Celtic captain, Lochlainn Conboy is...

Purcell pursuing ultimate prize with Boyle Celtic

Twelve months ago Sean Purcell was part of the Roscommon team that played Kerry in the Allianz Football league semi-final in Croke Park.  A...

Roscommon minor camogie team look for All Ireland success

It’s a big weekend for the Roscommon Minor Camogie team as they travel to Kinnegad GAA Grounds to face Carlow in the All Ireland...

Promoted Bucc’s to face Shannon

 The end of a long season is fast approaching and Buccaneers now have just two Ulster Bank League fixtures remaining. First up is a...

Defeat for Buccaneers under 20 Team

BUCCANEERS U-20’s felt more than a little aggrieved when losing 29-28 to St. Mary’s College in the semi-final of the Purcell Cup played at...

Convincing win for Buccaneers in Connacht Promotion Play-off

BUCCANEERS 62 CORINTHIANS 26BUCCANEERS SECONDS finally found their mojo when it was most needed as they demolished their Corinthians counterparts 62-26 in this Connacht...

Roscommon and District League Round Up

 The last sixteen of the Roscommon and District league took centre stage last weekend and there were a few surprise results.Cup holders Castlerea Celtic...

Tully and Connolly secure Provincial Title

 Siobhan Tully and Linda Connolly won the Ladies Junior 'B'  40X20 Doubles Connacht title recently with a good win over Sligo's Aoife Quinn and...

Successful Weekend for Local Soccer Clubs

Another busy weekend of local soccer action has just concluded in the Shannonside region.The Longford Town Under 17 team picked up a valuable three...

Over 3,000 students awarded higher education grants this year

Almost 3,000 third level students in the Shannonside region have been awarded higher level education grants this year.Figures released by Student Universal Support Ireland...

Roscommon Hospital Action Committee has collected more than €50,000 in recent years

The Roscommon Hospital Action Committee has revealed it's collected more than €53,000 in recent years.The money has been spent on improvements at both Roscommon...

Planning permission for a number of sports pitches have been lodged with local authorities

Planning permission for a number of sports pitches have been lodged with local authorities across the Shannonside region over the past fortnight.In Leitrim, permission...

Patrick (Paddy) Dolan

Patrick (Paddy) Dolan Castleruby, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon Thursday October 18th, peacefully in his 89th year at University Hospital, Roscommon. Predeceased by his baby daughter Miriam. Deeply...

Laurence Dolan

Laurence Dolan Garryfliuch, Derradda, ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. Laurence Dolan, Garryfliugh, Derradda, Corraleehan, Co. Leitrim Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Thursday 18th October He will...

Hugh (Hubie) McAuley

Hugh (Hubie) McAuley.Tullynamaltra, Corlough, Co. Cavan. Wednesday, October, 17th surrounded by his family in the loving care of the nurses and staff at...

LISTEN: Lively debate on JF Show weekly panel

There were plenty of topics to debate on today's Joe Finnegan Show panel, such as Brexit, Denis Naughten's resignation as a minister and the...

LISTEN: Former Minister Denis Naughten shares details of Leo meeting

Following his shock resignation from the Cabinet table announced in Dáil Éireann yesterday, former Communications Minister Deputy Denis Naughten spoke live to The Joe...

PODCAST: Roscommon GAA apologises for overcharging cock-up

Roscommon GAA has been criticised for inadvertently overcharging some supporters to a recent championship match.A large number of those who attended the Roscommon...