National News

Sinn Féin calls for Taoiseach to engage directly on North political impasse

Sinn Féin is calling on the Taoiseach to engage directly with the British Prime Minister in relation to the political impasse in the North."Now that the Scottish Independence referendum is over, I am calling on the Taoiseach to engage directly,...

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Man injured in Kildare hit-and-run

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to a hit-and-run in Co Kildare which has left a man in his 30s in...

Sunday, 21/09/14 - 3:45pm Read More

‘Heartbroken’ Twink issues emotional appeal for return of missing dog

Singer and actress Twink - real name Adele King - has issued an emotional appeal for the return of one...

Sunday, 21/09/14 - 3:30pm Read More

Nine charged with public order offences after water charges protest

Nine people have appeared in court in Dublin charged over public order offences connected to incidents which followed a city...

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Lotto chiefs tight-lipped on location of winning Euromillions ticket

Speculation as to who is Ireland's newest multi-millionaire continues today.Friday night's winning Euromillions ticket worth €86.7m was sold here. However,...

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Greyhound workers to continue protest if latest deal rejected by ballot

Striking workers at Greyhound Recycling in Clondalkin say they will continue their protest if workers decide to reject the latest...

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Gardaí examine CCTV in Cooper stab probe

Gardaí investigating the stabbing of Dublin footballer Jonny Cooper say they are examining CCTV footage in an effort to identify...

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Man charged in connection with Dublin carjacking

Gardaí investigating the latest carjacking incident to hit the capital have charged a 31-year-old man. He is due to appear...

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Greyhound management agree deal with striking staff over cost cuts

Striking Greyhound workers in Dublin and management at the company have struck a deal on new cost saving measures, which...

Saturday, 20/09/14 - 8:57pm Read More

Man in Dublin hospital after being shot in his garden by man on a bike

A 32-year-old man has been injured in a shooting in Dublin.Gardaí have confirmed they are investigating a shooting incident in...

Saturday, 20/09/14 - 7:19pm Read More

Roscommon News

Black Donkey Brewing aiming to tap into growing craft beer market

Richard Siberry and Michaela Dillon  of Black Donkey Brewing. 
Located in the quiet farming village of
    HAVING LIVED and worked in New York for twenty years, coming back to County Roscommon to open a craft brewery is a dream come true for a Castlerea woman and her husband. Michaela Dillon and her husband Richard...

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‘Hub’ ideal count venue

WITH THE date for the upcoming bye-election expected to be announced this week, Enterprise Castlerea has written to the county...

Monday, 15/09/14 - 6:15pm Read More

Thousands flock to Kilbegnet for International Sheep Dog Trials

As many as 25,000 visitors from far and near flocked to Kilbegnet over the weekend for a one-off event that...

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Martin pledges not ‘do an Enda Kenny on it’

Fianna Fáil leader Michel Martin said this week that he would not “do an Enda Kenny on it” by making...

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Country star named as Revenue publishes list of tax defaulters

Country singer Robert Mizzell, originally from Louisiana in the US but living in Killinlahan, Ballynagore, Co Westmeath, has been named...

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Double celebrations for Keadue – county’s tidiest town

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THE ANNUAL Tidy Towns results brought double celebrations for Keadue after it was declared Roscommon’s Tidiest Town and its chairman...

Tuesday, 09/09/14 - 10:28am Read More

Woman found on Roscommon Town street with serious head injury

Two people were discovered in different parts of the county at the weekend with serious head injuries. The incidents are...

Tuesday, 09/09/14 - 10:26am Read More

Woman dies following Roscommon crash

A woman in her 70s has died following a traffic accident in Co Roscommon in which four cars and a...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 9:42am Read More

Former Arigna miners not given opportunity to appeal cases

The National Coalminers Group is seeking an urgent meeting with the Department of Social Protection as it claims a number...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 5:04pm Read More

Kelly to fly the Labour flag in bye-election race

Senator John Kelly has announced that he will fly the flag for Labour at the upcoming bye-election
LABOUR SENATOR John Kelly is the latest candidate to put his name forward to contest next month’s bye-election. The Ballaghaderreen...

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