Roscommon News

Ballaghaderreen residents furious over article on damage to council house

Residents of a Ballaghaderreen housing estate have reacted furiously to comments made in a newspaper (not the Roscommon Herald) regarding damage caused to a council house in the estate last week. The article that the incident of criminal damage at...

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Boundary bill may be fast tracked

Speculation is growing that the government is looking for a ‘face saving’ measure on the controversial Athlone boundary issue. It...

Wednesday, 03/02/16 - 11:37am Read More

Physio saves young footballer’s life

A Boyle physio has come in for praise for his efforts in saving the life of a young Leitrim footballer...

Wednesday, 27/01/16 - 12:47pm Read More

National News

Day eight of the General Election campaign

Day eight of the General Election campaign sees party leaders continue to criss-cross the country. This morning the Social Democrats take to a whiskey museum in Dublin to launch their backing *Irish* business proposals. The Green Party will launch their...

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New road safety campaign ‘Give up your bad driving habits for Lent’

A west of Ireland road safety campaign is asking to motorists to give up their bad habits for Lent.The Road...

Wednesday, 10/02/16 - 6:12am Read More

Gardaí considering terrorism following two fatal shootings in Dublin

The Garda Commissioner has said they are considering terrorism as one of many lines of inquiry following two fatal shootings...

Wednesday, 10/02/16 - 6:01am Read More

Roscommon Sport

Long road ahead despite ‘massive’ victory

Fergal O'Donnell and Ciaráin Murtagh celebrate Roscommon's famous victory against Kerry in Killarney on Sunday last. Pic: INPHO/Morgan Treacy
Fergal O’Donnell was a happy camper as he greeted the press after Sunday’s famous 0-14 to 1-10 success. game. To be part of a management team that guided Roscommon to their first ever victory on Kerry soil was sweet.  ...

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Hurlers’ league sights must be set high

Roscommon forward Cillian Egan will be hoping to produce a healthy quota of scores during the senior hurlers' upcoming league campaign. Pic: INPHO/Ryan Byrne
The Roscommon hurlers bagged the main prize last year in the form of the Nicky Rackard Cup, but the league...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 4:37pm Read More

Daunting trip to Killarney to test deflated Roscommon

The trip may be a daunting one, but Roscommon are certainly not without a chance against Kerry this Sunday in...

Monday, 01/02/16 - 4:45pm Read More

National Sport

Real Madrid contract for David de Gea revealed by leaks website

David de Gea was set to earn £9.2million a year on a deal to 2021 at Real Madrid had he completed a move from Manchester United last summer, according to the Football Leaks website.United and Madrid in August agreed a...

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Man United fans call for Will Keane to be given first team start after scoring FIVE last night

Manchester United fans are keen for young striker Will Keane to get a chance to shine in the senior squad...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 12:29pm Read More

Tennis ace Andy Murray and wife Kim Sears ‘welcome baby girl’

Andy Murray has become a father after his wife Kim Sears gave birth to a girl, according to reports.The Dunblane...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 11:32am Read More