Roscommon News

Yes voters should consider confession, claims bishop

        The Bishop of Elphin has called on Catholics who voted Yes in the abortion referendum to “consider coming to confession”. Speaking on national radio on Monday morning, Bishop Kevin Doran claimed Yes voters had “committed a...

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Curraghboy in shock after fire

        By James Fogarty A devastating fire ripped through two local businesses in the South Roscommon village...

Tuesday, 22/05/18 - 10:50am Read More

Sadness at death of Bishop Jones

  Many tributes have been paid to the Bishop Emeritus of Elphin, Christopher Jones, whose passing occurred last Friday. The...

Tuesday, 22/05/18 - 10:48am Read More

Roscommon Sport

Rossies’ ‘coming of age’ under McStay’s watch

 By Ian Cooney   The hoopla emanating from the Roscommon dressing-room makes the unrelenting humidity underneath O’Moore Park’s main stand bearable. There’s plenty of back-slapping. Players, management and backroom staff embrace. Micheál O’Muircheartaigh leaves a quiet room and opines that...

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Being clinical and decisive the key to unlocking Tyrone

By Kevin Egan Before and after last Saturday’s game in O’Moore Park, Roscommon manager Kevin McStay emphasised regularly how important...

Monday, 09/07/18 - 5:23pm Read More

Rossies’ season reaches ‘boiling point’

        By Ian Cooney     So now we know. Roscommon’s season hinges on a match against...

Monday, 02/07/18 - 5:36pm Read More