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Roscommon

Boyle Celtic looking forward to next week’s cup draw

The line-up for the quarter-finals of the FAI Junior Cup were confirmed following the completion of last weekend's seventh round fixtures. The good news...

McStay shuffles Roscommon pack for crunch Donegal encounter

 The Roscommon senior football Manager Kevin McStay has named his team to face Donegal in round two of the Allianz league on Sunday next....

Roscommon Hurling team named for Wicklow Match

 The Roscommon senior Hurling Team has been named  to face Wicklow in Sunday’s Allianz League Division 2B opener.The game, in Athleague, will throwin at...

Roscommon & Donegal to clash in potential league defining encounter.

A dramatic opening weekend in the 2017 Allianz Football League was greeted with much anticipation by GAA supporter’s right across the County last weekend.A...

Johnny Kelly looking forward to league opener against Wicklow

Last week seen the return of the Allianz Football league this week sees the beginning of the Hurling.There have been many new faces throughout...

Cup and Shield games the big focus for RDFL clubs this weekend

It’s another busy weekend in the RDFL as the first round of The Tommie Brennan TP Brennan Connacht Cup and Shield 1st Round.The early...

Roscommon & District League results

Moore United’s time at the top of the Premier Division was long lived as the competitiveness and tightness of this league keeps on showing. Ballinasloe...

Tipp prove too strong for wasteful Roscommon

A very strong, fit and talented Tipperary powered past home side Roscommon in the splendidly prepared surrounds of Clann nA nGaels’s Johnstown on Sunday...
Handball

Sean Jennings edges out tight 40×20 Junior handball final

The oft-delayed 40x20 Junior County Final finally got played last Saturday in Ballaghaderreen when the all-Lisacul matchup of doubles partners Sean Jennings and Denis...

Boyle Celtic into last 8 of FAI Junior Cup

History has been made as Boyle Celtic have progressed to the last 8 of the FAI Junior Cup for the first time in their...
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Train delayed following ‘tragic’ incident at level crossing outside Mullingar

Dozens of passengers remain on a Connolly-Dublin train tonight outside of Mullingar following what has been described as a 'tragic incident.The 17.10 service has...

Fianna Fail plans to co-opt Michael Connellan to Longford County Council halted after technical...

Michael Connellan will not be replacing Joe Flaherty on Longford County Council after a meeting to rubber-stamp his co-option to the local authority was...

Harkin and Fitzmaurice join technical group to secure Dail speaking rights

Two Shannonside Independent TDs have now secured speaking right in the Dáil.Sligo Leitrim TD Marian Harkin, and Roscommon Galway's Michael Fitzmaurice have now paired...

Alice Rahill (née Harrington)

Alice Rahill (née Harrington) Crumlin, Dublin and late of Rathcroghan, Tulsk, Co. Roscommon), Sunday, 23 February suddenly, but peacefully, surrounded by her family, in...

Joseph Joe Irwin.

Joseph Joe Irwin. Kilkenny West, Glasson, Athlone, Co Westmeath. Monday, 24th February peacefully at the regional hospital Mullingar. Reposing at his residence today Tuesday from four...

Una (Winifred) Bowes (nee Macken).

Una (Winifred) Bowes (nee Macken). Mail Road, Cappataggle, Ballinasloe, Galway and formerly of Lisdillure Drum Athlone. Peacefully at her residence after an illness bravely borne...

Podcast: The Big Breakfast

Eating a big breakfast rather than a large dinner may prevent obesity and high blood sugar, according to study which may lead to better clinical dietary...

Podcast: Mortgages

Mortgage interest rates which are among the highest in Europe have been falling steadily over the past few years and o yesterday the state’s...

Podcast: Politicians and St Patrick’s Day

Cavan cathaoirleach Shane P O'Reilly and Roscommon journalist Brian Cunniffe spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about politicians going abroad to represent their councils on...