National News

Dublin man rescued from river after jumping in to save his dog

A man and his dog have been rescued from the Tolka River at Fairview in Dublin this morning after he jumped in to save his pet.Six fire crews and an ambulance attended the scene after the man got in to...

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Missing Clondalkin woman found safe and well

Missing woman Diana Agnieszka Kaleta has been located safe and well. The 40-year-old had been missing from her home in...

Sunday, 23/11/14 - 10:38am Read More

Six people becoming homeless every day, warns campaigner

The Government has been urged to introduce rent controls or increase rent allowance to stop driving tenants into homelessness.Campaigner for...

Sunday, 23/11/14 - 10:29am Read More

Man drowns after falling overboard at Wexford Harbour

An investigation is underway after a man drowned in Wexford last night. The man, aged in his 50s, is believed...

Sunday, 23/11/14 - 10:11am Read More

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Gardaí search for woman missing for three days

Gardaí are appealing for the public's help in finding a woman who has been missing for three days.Gardaí at Clondalkin...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 6:37pm Read More

Poll has Sinn Féin and Fine Gael level

Sinn Féin has tied with Fine Gael as the most popular party in the State, according to the latest opinion...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 6:01pm Read More

Parents fight over Disney doll at Dublin toy shop

Gardaí have confirmed they were called to a toy shop in Dublin yesterday as customers fought to get their hands...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 4:28pm Read More

Gardaí investigate pipe bomb attack on family home in Limerick

An army bomb disposal unit has made safe and removed a pipe bomb from a home in Limerick after it...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 4:27pm Read More

Your quick guide to the next week of weather

It certainly won't be warm around Ireland for the next few days, but we can look forward to some light...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 3:51pm Read More

Vandals cut down iconic Cross on Ireland’s highest mountain

The Cross on the summit of ‪‎Carrauntoohil in Co Kerry‬ has been cut down.Kerry Climbing reported on their Facebook page...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 3:06pm Read More

Roscommon News

Ballyleague sports stars revealing (nearly) all for charity this Christmas

The temperatures may be going down for winter, but the men and women of Ballyleague and across the Longford border are made of tougher stuff and the bitter November showers and frost have not stopped a group of up to...

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Dozens of families face homeless Christmas

Protestors outside Roscommon courthouse on Monday as over 80 cases relating to repossession of homes and land came before a country registrar. Pic. Gerard O'Loughlin
A group from Land League West staged a protest outside Roscommon courthouse on Monday as over 80 cases relating to...

Monday, 17/11/14 - 6:03pm Read More

Separate accidents claim two lives

Tragic accidents claimed the lives of two people in the county over recent days. Gardai in Roscommon are appealing for...

Monday, 17/11/14 - 6:01pm Read More

Gardaí seek witnesses to crash that killed man and puts three in hospital

A 19-year-old man has died in a road crash in Co. Roscommon.He was killed when the car he was a...

Monday, 17/11/14 - 6:49am Read More

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Man killed in Roscommon crash

A 19-year-old man has died following a crash in Co Roscommon this evening.The man was fatally injured when the car...

Sunday, 16/11/14 - 9:53pm Read More

Man dies in Roscommon workplace accident

A man in his 50s has died following an incident at a steel plant in Roscommon. It happened in Ballaghaderreen...

Friday, 14/11/14 - 8:20pm Read More

Concerns over paedophile move to county

Concerns have been expressed this week over the lack of legislation to monitor child sex offenders as one victim of...

Tuesday, 11/11/14 - 3:35pm Read More

Halloween horror for Cloonfad school

A storage shed on the grounds of Cloonfad NS which was damaged in a fire on Friday night last.
Gardai are treating a fire on the grounds of Cloonfad National School, which broke out on Halloween night, as suspicious....

Monday, 03/11/14 - 5:47pm Read More

Eight complaints to Revenue about petrol stretching in Roscommon

EIGHT COMPLAINTS from Roscommon motorists have been received by the Revenue Commissioners in relation to petrol stretching. There are now...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 12:05pm Read More

Beef price protest

Farmers from throughout Roscommon took their protest over beef prices to the gates of Kepak in Athleague where the IFA organised a 24-hour protest.
Hundreds of angry and frustrated farmers turned out in force for a major 24 hour protest at Kepak in Athleague...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 12:02pm Read More