National News

Teenagers caught in fog rescued on Sandymount beach

Three teenagers have been rescued after they became disorientated in heavy sea fog, while walking on Sandymount Beach in Dublin. The girls called for help on their mobile phone when visibility suddenly dropped to about 100 metres and because of...

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Psychiatric Nurses Association in favour of industrial action

Members of the Psychiatric Nurses Association working at University College Hospital in Galway have voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 8:05pm Read More

Man airlifted to hospital after fall in Glendalough, Wicklow

A 55 year old man has been airlifted to hospital - after he fell while walking in Glendalough in Co....

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 8:03pm Read More

Fireman uncle called out to scene of nephew’s tragic death

The fireman uncle of a teenager who tragically lost his life in a quad-bike accident was called out to attend...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 6:19pm Read More

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Martin: Government messed up medical card system

Fianna Fáil has today called on the Government to abandon plans to change the medical card system.Party leader and former...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 5:54pm Read More

Callely sentencing adjourned until Monday

Ivor Callely's sentencing for claiming over €4,000 fake mobile phone expenses has been adjourned until Monday morning.The 56-year-old, with an...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 5:42pm Read More

Life sentence for man who murdered his best friend

A man has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of his best friend in Co Kildare last...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 5:09pm Read More

Callely claimed over €4,000 in false mobile phone expenses, court hears

The sentencing hearing of former junior minister Ivor Callely has heard he made over €4,000 from claiming false mobile phone...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:54pm Read More

TD Wallace: We had to get over airport fence illegally

Deputy Mick Wallace said that he does not know if he will be charged or not after being arrested today...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:45pm Read More

Limerick teen killed in quad-bike accident

A young male has been killed in a road accident in Co Limerick today.It is believed the 17-year-old was travelling...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:36pm Read More

Roscommon News

New Bishop sends out SOS for vocations

The new Bishop of Elphin has asked the diocese to come forward with six possible candidates for the priesthood by next Easter as a short term solution to falling vocations. Newly ordained Bishop Kevin Doran has signalled that he will...

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Over 100 families in debt crisis

Over 100 families in County Roscommon have sought help from free legal advice services in relation to credit and debt...

Thursday, 17/07/14 - 12:49pm Read More

Ordination of new Bishop will be streamed on internet

In a first for the Diocese of Elphin the ordination of the new Bishop of Elphin this Sunday will be...

Thursday, 10/07/14 - 10:46am Read More

Costs of damage to Boyle bridge being assessed

THE TOTAL cost of the damage caused to the bridge in the centre of Boyle following a crash last week...

Thursday, 10/07/14 - 10:45am Read More

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Judge hits out at senseless acts of violence

A Circuit Court Judge has hit out at the drinking culture amongst young people, which makes them think “they rule...

Thursday, 10/07/14 - 10:44am Read More

Gardaí charge man in connection with €70k cannabis seizure

Gardaí have seized €70,000 worth of cannabis plants in Co Roscommon.They have also arrested and charged a 26-year-old man in...

Monday, 07/07/14 - 10:24am Read More

Elderly couple in hospital after car plunges into river

An elderly couple are recovering in hospital following an incident in which their car plunged into the River Boyle in...

Wednesday, 02/07/14 - 3:57pm Read More

Mother gets 14-year jail term for abuse of her daughter

A mother who used her young daughter for sexual exploitation was handed a 14-year sentence on Monday. The 47-year-old woman,...

Monday, 23/06/14 - 5:52pm Read More

Possible underground Gridwest route unveiled

A preferred underground route for the planned GridWest power line project between counties Roscommon and Mayo was unveiled on Monday...

Monday, 23/06/14 - 5:51pm Read More

Body of Polish man found in River Shannon

A 32-year-old man has been charged in connection with the murder of a young Polish man in Athlone last Friday...

Monday, 23/06/14 - 5:49pm Read More