National News

Oprah Harry and Meghan interview most watched Northern Ireland TV show of 2021

By Michelle Devane, PA Oprah Winfrey’s explosive interview with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex was the most watched TV programme in Northern Ireland last year with more than half a million people tuning in. According to data from Ofcom,...

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Plan revealed for car-free west Dublin town with 40,000 homes

James Cox Plans for a new car-free town in west Dubin that would include 40,000 homes and 75,000 jobs have...

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Jedward open new Dublin city centre Krispy Kreme store

James Cox Peope queued from 5am this morning as Krispy Kreme opened its new flagship store in Dublin city centre....

Wednesday, 17/08/22 - 11:56am Read More

Tesco Ireland to invest €50m in new stores and upgrades this year

James Cox Tesco Ireland has announced it is to spend €50 million this year in store upgrades, maintenance, and new...

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Eight arrested following drug raids in Donegal

Stephen Maguire Eight people have been arrested following a series of house raids in Donegal. Armed gardai entered a number...

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Transport union calls on TDs to demand budget funding for transport police

Vivienne Clarke Elected representatives are being called to demand the Government include funding for a dedicated transport police service as...

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What the papers say: Wednesday’s front pages

The investigation into the death of a woman in Killarney, a ‘car-free’ town in Dublin, and Ireland’s exploits at the...

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Daniel Mulhall reflects on five years as Irish Ambassador to the United States

James Cox Irish Ambassador to the United States Daniel Mulhall has said American support for the Good Friday Agreement is...

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Tory leadership hopefuls to visit Northern Ireland

Rebecca Black, PA The two contenders in the race to become the next leader of the Conservative Party and British...

Wednesday, 17/08/22 - 6:26am Read More

Lorry driver dies in Co Tyrone crash

By Michelle Devane, PA A lorry driver in his 20s has died following a collision in Omagh, Co Tyrone. Police...

Tuesday, 16/08/22 - 9:36pm Read More

Roscommon News

Roscommon natives to feature in Rose of Tralee finals

Roscommon natives Bernie Ryan and Eimèar Naughton will feature in the televised Rose of Tralee finals, taking place in Tralee on August 22nd and 23rd, and hosted by Dáithí Ó Sé. The Rose of Tralee makes its long-awaited return after...

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Estimated 4487 Roscommon adults with long Covid

Denis Naughten TD has called on Government to treat the surge in long Covid patients with the same urgency as...

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Wanted: Ireland’s Volunteer of the Year

Nominations are now open for the 2022 Volunteer Ireland Awards and the public is being asked to submit nominations for...

Tuesday, 16/08/22 - 4:26pm Read More

Funding success for Roscommon group

      Roscommon-based social enterprise, Cycle Up, is among the 28 Awardees of Rethink Ireland’s Social Enterprise Development Fund...

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Local Gardai investigating arson attack

Local gardaí are investigating an arson attack where two cars were burned in a housing estate this morning. Gardaí believe...

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Woman dies following traffic collision in the West

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a fatal traffic collision in County Mayo on Monday, August 15th. At approximately 5:50pm,...

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Brendan Shine to guest on new TV show

  A new television show hosted by Christian, Gospel, Country and Irish Folk singer James Kilbane will air this Wednesday,...

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Tributes paid following sudden death of County Roscommon man

The sudden death occurred on Friday of Mr Brian Garvey, Bothar Buí, Ballaghaderreen to the inexpressible grief of his loving...

Tuesday, 16/08/22 - 9:22am Read More

Build, plan and decorate your own train in County Roscommon

    A unique workshop will take place  this weekend as part of August Craft Month. At Castlerea Railway Museum...

Tuesday, 16/08/22 - 9:08am Read More

Man due before special court sitting in County Roscommon

  A man in his 40s arrested as part of  an investigation into the seizure of approximately €180,000 of suspected...

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