Fitzmaurice for President?

Independent Roscommon Galway Deputy Michael Fitzmaurice has not ruled out contesting the Presidency in the event of a Presidential election taking place next year. An election is due next year following the end of the seven year Presidential cycle and...

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Ticket shortage inevitable for All-Ireland U-17 final

The majority of Roscommon supporters hoping to see their U-17 footballers in action against Tyrone in the upcoming All-Ireland final at Croke Park are likely to be left disappointed. Liam Tully’s side booked their place in the final following a...

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Minister Kyne opens prestigious O’Carolan Festival

By Darragh Kelly This year’s O’Carolan International Harp Festival was launched last Sunday in Keaduewhere a large crowd assembled for...

Thursday, 10/08/17 - 1:02pm Read More

Creative Ireland plans to boost wellbeing of us all

Creative Ireland is all about you. It’s about how, whether you are young or old, you can benefit from getting...

Thursday, 03/08/17 - 3:12pm Read More

Fans whose cars were wrongly clamped to be reimbursed

By Darragh Kelly Roscommon GAA supporters who had their cars wrongly clamped at Boyle Railway Station are to have their clamping fees...

Tuesday, 01/08/17 - 11:12am Read More

Roscommon deliver on the national stage

By Martin Wynne There was a lot to digest after last Sunday’s dramatic stalemate at Croke Park. The overriding emotion...

Tuesday, 01/08/17 - 11:06am Read More

Food bank to open in Boyle within days

A food bank is set to open in Boyle in the next week to help those going without meals because...

Tuesday, 11/07/17 - 12:01pm Read More

Hotel sign returned

It was a case of all’s well that ends well in Monksland recently. The no parking sign outside the well...

Wednesday, 05/07/17 - 1:28pm Read More

New arrival brings joy to refugee family

  There’s considerable excitement at the Emergency Reception and Orientation Centre (EROC) in Ballaghaderreen with the arrival of the first...

Tuesday, 20/06/17 - 2:18pm Read More

Thousands raised for the Aisling Duggan Memorial Fund

People from all over County Roscommon and beyond are rallying behind a fund established in memory of a young Ballinlough...

Monday, 05/06/17 - 4:31pm Read More

Shearing Championships offer weatherproof entertainment

  The Kepak All Ireland & All Nations Sheep Shearing & Wool Handling Championships 2017 take place at St. Brigid’s...

Wednesday, 31/05/17 - 12:18pm Read More

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...

Monday, 22/05/17 - 8:25pm Read More

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...

Tuesday, 16/05/17 - 12:52pm Read More

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