Door to door salesman targets elderly close to Roscommon Town

  Roscommon Gardai would like to alert the public about the activities of a door to door shoe salesman who stole cash from an elderly man in Fuerty, Co Roscommon last week. On Thursday last the 18th May at 1.30pm...

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Spate of robberies in Tulsk village

Gardai in Castlerea are seeking the public’s help following a series of break-in’s and thefts in the Tulsk area on Monday. Gardai have confirmed a break-in took place at the Applegreen Filling Station, located on the crossroads in Tulsk village...

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Anguish of Ballygar father left in chronic pain is revealed

  A Ballygar family have spoken of their torment over failing to receive treatment for their 48 year old father,...

Tuesday, 16/05/17 - 11:52am Read More

Keadue illegal dumping ‘criminal’ claims Tidy Towns

A leading community activist has described as “criminal” a large scale incidence of illegal dumping which took place near the...

Tuesday, 02/05/17 - 12:50pm Read More

Talks ongoing over Castlerea Fire Services

A second round of talks is currently taking place as efforts intensify to restore full services at Castlerea Fire Station....

Friday, 28/04/17 - 12:18pm Read More

Ringfort dig unearths 800 bodies close to Roscommon Town

A Medievil ringfort that included a jewellery workshop and extensive farming has been uncovered in a surprise archaeological find during...

Monday, 03/04/17 - 6:04pm Read More

Carrick Gardai investigate attempted child abduction reports

        Carrick on Shannon gardaí are urging parents to be vigilant following an incident of what they...

Monday, 13/03/17 - 4:32pm Read More

Delays at new refugee centre

The Syrian refugees destined for Ballaghaderreen will not be arriving in the town today or anytime this week as previously...

Tuesday, 07/03/17 - 10:15am Read More

McStay hits out at ‘nonsense’ criticism

    Roscommon senior football manager Kevin McStay had hit out at recent personal criticism, describing it as “the greatest...

Tuesday, 07/03/17 - 10:10am Read More

No date for fire station reopening

There remains no indication of when Castlerea Fire Station will reopen, following a meeting between councillors and the council management....

Friday, 03/03/17 - 10:49am Read More

Mother hits out at hospital group after 18 month delay

A Roscommon mother has claimed that the Saolta Hospital Group has reneged on its promise to externally investigate the circumstances...

Friday, 17/02/17 - 5:47pm Read More

Plans lodged for 34-acre solar energy farm

Plans for a 34 acre solar energy farm close to Roscommon Town have been lodged with Roscommon County Council. The...

Wednesday, 01/02/17 - 3:11pm Read More

Fears over future of Community Games in the county

The strong tradition of Community Games in County Roscommon is in crisis with a number of areas struggling to keep...

Tuesday, 24/01/17 - 10:38am Read More

Valuation Office officials to visit Roscommon to clarify concerns of local business community

It is hoped that the widespread confusion surrounding proposed rates for businesses in the county will be addressed next week...

Tuesday, 24/01/17 - 10:36am Read More

Minister Naughten injured in crash

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Denis Naughten has been injured in a road crash while cycling close to...

Monday, 02/01/17 - 5:54pm Read More

New appointment for Boyle priest

Father John Coughlan, Curate at Saint Joseph’s Parish, Boyle, in the Diocese of Elphin, has been appointed Director of Formation...

Tuesday, 20/12/16 - 2:40pm Read More

Political ambitions for Ballymurray’s Will Keane

Prominent Yes campaigner for the same sex marriage referendum, Will Keane, has indicated he would be open to running in...

Tuesday, 13/12/16 - 1:38pm Read More

County Roscommon remains one of the country’s safest

Serious crime is down or relatively stable in both Roscommon and Castlerea garda districts, Chief Superintendent Padraig Rattigan told a...

Tuesday, 13/12/16 - 1:35pm Read More

Anger brewing in FF over election spend issue

Anger is brewing within the Fianna Fáil organisation in the constituency with the news that the party spent approximately €5,000...

Tuesday, 06/12/16 - 1:00pm Read More

Vandalism causes €1,500 of damage at Cloonfad United’s clubhouse

Cloonfad United Soccer Club is facing a €1,500 bill for new windows after the club’s new extension was the target...

Tuesday, 06/12/16 - 12:59pm Read More