Roscommon News

Number of Roscommon people on waiting lists increases

More than 5,650 Roscommon people are currently on waiting lists for outpatient procedures around the country, a slight increase on figures from earlier this year. Of the most recent figures from October, more than a 1,000 have been waiting over...

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Constituency only one in country with no FF candidate

The local branch of Fianna Fáil has yet to receive word from party headquarters over its demand for a date...

Monday, 23/11/15 - 5:51pm Read More

Kilduff ‘disappointed’ over High Court proceedings

The cathaoirleach of Roscommon County Council has broken his silence on the long running dispute between himself and Fianna Fáil...

Monday, 09/11/15 - 5:31pm Read More

National News

IFA president Eddie Downey has resigned

The IFA executive council has received the resignation of the organisation's president, Eddie Downey, during a crisis meeting this evening. A new president is due to be elected within two months, according to the IFA's constitution. The consequences of an...

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No winner of Lotto jackpot

There was no winner of tonight's Lotto jackpot, worth €2,920,696.The numbers drawn were 2, 5, 7, 16, 46 and 47....

Wednesday, 25/11/15 - 8:55pm Read More

Suspect device found in Cavan housing estate

A suspect device has been discovered at the rear of a house in a Cavan housing estate.The device was found...

Wednesday, 25/11/15 - 8:42pm Read More

Roscommon Sport

Athleague on the cusp of national glory

Pictured at training in Athleague ahead of next weekend’s All-Ireland final were back row (l-r): Rachel Fitzmaurice, Nora Brennan, Chloe-Whyte-Lennon, Katie Lavin and Niamh Farrell. Front row (l-r): Rebecca Brennan, Aoife Beades, Laura Keenan and Eala Ní Chumhaill. Pic: Gerard O’Loughlin
AIB ALL-IRELAND CLUB JUNIOR CAMOGIE CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL PREVIEW:   For years they’ve watched Four Roads enjoy the publicity that inevitably attaches itself to appearances in All-Ireland club finals. But Athleague will be hoping that their turn to share the limelight...

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Smith and East send Brigid’s packing

St. Brigid’s wing-forward Robert Fallon tries to get his shot away despite the best efforts of Boyle defender Conor Tivnan during Sunday’s U-21 A Championship semi-final at Abbey Park, Boyle. Pic: Gerard O’Loughlin
Boyle……………………………………..4-12 St. Brigid’s..………………………………3-8 Dermot Hughes Cars U-21 A Football Championship Semi-Final Martin Wynne at the Abbey Park, Boyle Enda Smith...

Monday, 16/11/15 - 4:43pm Read More

‘The lads were terrific’ – Curran

Clann na nGael senior football manager Paul Curran takes stock of his side's performance against Castlebar Mitchels on Sunday last. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
  When Paul Curran emerged from a dejected Clann na nGael dressing-room, he couldn’t disguise the pride burning inside him....

Monday, 09/11/15 - 4:47pm Read More

National Sport

Champions League round-up: Nervous end for Rafa Benitez as Real Madrid edge seven-goal thriller

Rafael Benitez was subjected to a nerve-jangling climax at Lviv Arena as Real Madrid conceded three late goals in their 4-3 Champions League victory over Shakhtar Donetsk.Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice while Luka Modric and Dani Carvajal also scored to relieve...

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Paul Scholes criticises United attack: ‘They don’t look good enough’

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes does not believe his old club have the quality up front to be a...

Wednesday, 25/11/15 - 10:40pm Read More

Manchester United’s Champions League hopes in doubt after scoreless draw

Manchester United’s chances of making the last 16 of the Champions League were left in the balance following a frustrating...

Wednesday, 25/11/15 - 10:15pm Read More