National News

Someone is €500,000 richer after winning EuroMillions Plus draw

There was no winner of tonight’s EuroMillions jackpot, which was worth almost €190m. The numbers drawn were 8, 21, 25, 38 and 50. The Lucky Stars were 4 and 8. One Irish player did win €500,000 in the Plus draw....

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Gardaí seek help locating two girls, 12 and 13, missing from Dublin

Demi Lee Dwyer Gardaí are appealing to the public for information on two girls missing from Dublin. Demi Lee Dwyer,...

Friday, 20/09/19 - 6:05pm Read More

Woman airlifted to hospital after slipping at Howth Head

A woman has been airlifted to safety after slipping on steep ground, at Balscadden, on Dublin’s Howth Head. She has...

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‘Roses are dead, violets are too, climate change is real, so Leo pull through’

Picture: Collins – with reporting from Eoin English and Fiachra Ó Cionnaith Angry students flooded the streets of Cork yesterday,...

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Quinn staff ‘demand an end to this reign of terror’ following attack on executive

Kevin Lunny Picture: Lorraine Teevan Staff at Quinn Industrial Holdings in Derrylin, Co Fermanagh have condemned the abduction and attack...

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Families moving back into their homes after Dublin flats fire

The fire broke out in the electrics house. Picture: Dublin Fire Brigade 19 families are moving into their homes in...

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Teen hospitalised after assault outside the RDS

A young man has been hospitalised after being assaulted near the RDS in Dublin this morning. The teenager was attacked...

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‘I want to fight for everyone’s future’ – Students across the country march for climate change action

Thousands of students across the country are joining protests calling for more action on climate change. It is part of...

Friday, 20/09/19 - 1:30pm Read More

Revenue seize tobacco and cigarettes worth over €1m in Dublin Port

Some of the cigarettes seized at Dublin Port. Picture: Revenue Revenue officers in Dublin Port last night seized over a...

Friday, 20/09/19 - 11:30am Read More

Master of the National Maternity Hospital responds to planned pro-life protests

The National Maternity Hospital The Master of the National Maternity Hospital says he feels it is his absolute responsibility to...

Friday, 20/09/19 - 11:10am Read More

Roscommon News

Sixty new jobs to be created in Roscommon Town

More than 60 jobs are to be created in Roscommon Town with the announcement that Homesavers will be the anchor tenant at the Centre Point Retail Park. The Centre Point store is currently undergoing a €1.5m refit to ensure it...

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Stun-gun, phones found in Castlerea Prison

Prison officers in Castlerea have expressed alarm at a haul of goods, which included a taser and charger, a dozen...

Tuesday, 17/09/19 - 10:10am Read More

A golden moment for Aoife

Up to 2,500 people lined the streets of Castlerea on Sunday evening to give a hero’s welcome to a 22-year-old...

Tuesday, 03/09/19 - 8:26am Read More

Farmers’ protests continue outside Athleague plant

As many as a hundred farmers are continuing their protests outside the Kepak processing plant in Athleague, despite the imposition...

Tuesday, 03/09/19 - 8:16am Read More

Kiltoom community garden gets the go ahead

The council has granted permission for a community sensory garden and car park at Kiltoom, South Roscommon, subject to a...

Tuesday, 03/09/19 - 8:15am Read More

Castlerea’s Aoife O’Rourke secures gold at European championships

Castlerea’s Aoife O’Rouke has won gold at the European Elite Middleweight Championships in Madrid. Aoife was crowned European champion in...

Saturday, 31/08/19 - 8:13pm Read More

Beef Plan Movement rejects proposals

  The members of the Roscommon Beef Plan Movement (BPM) voiced their displeasure at the weekend at the proposal designed...

Tuesday, 27/08/19 - 4:04pm Read More

Gardaí investigate spate of house break-ins

  Gardaí in Roscommon Town are seeking information from the public following three house break-ins last Saturday, August 24th, between...

Tuesday, 27/08/19 - 4:02pm Read More

Luchia determined to fly the flag for Roscommon at the Miss Ireland finals

Twenty-seven-year-old Luchia Noyes will represent Roscommon at the Miss Ireland finals. This year’s event takes place on Sunday, September 14 in The...

Wednesday, 21/08/19 - 11:54am Read More

Green light for upgrade works at Dr Hyde Park

Plans for upgrading works at Dr Hyde Park have been given the go-ahead by Roscommon County Council. The planning permission,...

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