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Can Castlerea Celtic win back to back Challenge Cup titles?

Last season will be one that Castlerea Celtic never forget as they clinched a league and cup double. Not much went wrong for them...
Soccer

Ballymoe FC looking for league and cup double

A big weekend lies ahead for the Roscommon and District League. Ballymoe FC and fellow Roscommon and District league Premier side Castlerea Celtic clash...

Roscommon to compete in Nicky Rackard Cup next season

Roscommon have been relegated to the Nicky Rackard Cup after two seasons in the Christy ring cup after a brave effort ending defeat to...
GAA-Balls

Higgins to concentrate exclusively on Club Commitments

 The Roscommon senior management team have confirmed to Shannonside Sport this week that Western Gales, Kevin Higgin’s has departed the senior football panel. Higgins...

Ballymoe FC manager Kevin Earley looks back on their successful season

In local soccer Ballymoe FC became the Roscommon and District League premier division Champions for the first time in their history after a dramatic...

Boyle Celtic named among Finalists for 2017 FAI Club of the Year

The eight nominees for the prestigious FAI Club of the Year have been announced with representatives from six different counties. From a Shannonside prospective...

Will it be third time lucky for Roscommon hurlers against Mayo

This Saturday at Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada sees the Roscommon hurlers look to keep their Christy Ring status alive as they take on Mayo...

Does the Roscommon Championship need change?

As the inter county season really gets underway this weekend a number of club championships will be put on hold for a certain period...

Roscomon champions enjoy dramatic win over St Faithleach’s

The Club championship action continued in Roscommon over the weekend, with the second round of matches in the senior football championship taking center stage, ...

Ballymoe FC are the Roscommon and district league champions

Congratulations to Ballymoe FC who are the new Roscommon and District League Champions for the first time in their history. After eight and a...

Broad welcome for new cashless paid parking in Athlone

A new cashless paid parking system being rolled out in Athlone this week is being welcomed by the towns Chamber of Commerce.Motorists can register...
Civil

Roscommon Civil Defence looks forward to new building and vehicles

The head of Roscommon's Civil Defence says he's looking forward to the future development of a new building and receiving new equipment for the...

South Roscommon community set up charity to help two young brothers

A community in south Roscommon has launched a charity in recent days in an effort to help two little brothers.The charity “The Noah and...

Isobella (Bella) Elizabeth Coyle (nee Cronogue)

Isobella (Bella) Elizabeth Coyle (nee Cronogue) Parnell row, Granard, Co. Longford. Predeceased by her husband Joe, daughter in law, Dympna Coyle. RIP. Deeply regretted and...

Dennis (Denny) Lynch

Dennis (Denny) Lynch, Cnoc an Tobhair, Arigna, Co. Roscommon. July 12th 2020. Suddenly at his home, surrounded by his family. Sadly missed and remembered...

Anna Crowe (nee Turbett)

Anna Crowe (nee Turbett ) New Haven Connecticut America and formerly of Corlasko kilnagross ,Carrick on Shannon , Co Leitrim. Sadly missed...

Eoin Hand Pays Tribute To The Late Jack Charlton

Former Republic of Ireland manager Eoin Hand has paid tribute to his successor as Ireland manager Jack Charlton who has died at age 85.Hand...
Italian

Podcast: GAA Stories

PJ Cunningham has collaborated with the GAA to collect a book  of GAA grassroot stories.Joe Finnegan spoke to PJ, Dr Niall Moyna and Willie...
Italian

Podcast: Frank McNally Talks About Jack Charlton

Irish Times Journalist Frank McNally from Carrickmacross spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about the late great Jack Charlton.