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

‘We’re on the crest of a wave’

  By Ian Cooney   Understandably Roscommon intermediate ladies’ football manager Michael Finneran needed a moment to compose himself after Saturday’s epic 3-17 to 1-19 quarter-final triumph. The relief from seeing his side reach the last four was added to...

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Timing their run to perfection

  By Ian Cooney After reviving their season against Armagh last time out, Roscommon junior camogie team selector Paul Feeney...

Monday, 13/08/18 - 4:56pm Read More

‘We’ll honour Dublin fixture properly’ — McStay

By Ian Cooney   In modern day social media parlance, Kevin McStay was “trending” following an incident before half time...

Monday, 23/07/18 - 4:34pm Read More