National News

Dublin Mountains manor that once housed on-the-run Irish rebels for €2.7m

Sarah Mooney Set on 65 acres of private woods and parklands where deer roam free in the Dublin Mountains, a manor that once housed on-the-run Irish rebels is on offer for €2.7 million. Past and present stand side by side...

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Sunday officially hottest day of year as Met Éireann reveals warmest locations

Sunday is officially the hottest day of the year to date, according to forecaster Met Éireann. The forecaster tweeted this...

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Political crisis looms as Sinn Féin accuses Poots of ‘bad faith’ on Irish language

By Jonathan McCambridge, PA Sinn Féin has accused DUP leader Edwin Poots of acting in “bad faith”, and said that...

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Ireland ‘seriously’ examining new travel restrictions for Britain over Delta variant

The Irish Government is considering increasing quarantine requirements for travellers from Britain amid concern over the Delta Covid-19 variant, Minister...

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‘Those closest to you are the ones you can’t talk to’: Mental health stigma in the black community

Kenneth Fox The Covid lockdowns have been incredibly tough for people’s mental health and the ramifications are likely to be...

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Poots urged to take action over Paisley attack on health minister

By Jonathan McCambridge, PA DUP leader Edwin Poots has again been urged to take action against an MP who joined...

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Spending on flights has increased by over 100% since May – AIB study

James Cox Despite continued uncertainty over foreign travel, spending on airlines has increased by 132 per cent since May according...

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Two Australian men charged with murder of Irish teenager to appear in court

Sarah Slater Two of three men charged with the murder of an Irish teenager in Australia are to re-appear in...

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Swimmers urged to take caution as hottest day of year in store

Digital Desk Staff Today is forecast to be the hottest day of the year with highs of 26 degrees. While...

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Women’s Aid say many domestic violence victims received no help after 999 calls

James Cox Women’s Aid has expressed “deep concern” after a report found thousands of domestic violence victims received no help...

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Roscommon News

Thirteen people rescued on board stranded boats this weekend

    The Lough Ree RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew went to the aid of thirteen people as it responded to three separate call-outs on the northern waters of the lake over the past weekend. The most significant event was on...

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Covid 19: 315 new cases confirmed

  A further 315 cases of Coronavirus have been confirmed nationally, according to the Department of Health. There are 62...

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Covid: 315 new cases as pharmacists to start administering vaccines

A further 315 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in the Republic on Sunday. Meanwhile, there are 62 people in...

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Tenants being identified for new Roscommon houses

   Plans are being finalised for the roll-out of two new social housing developments in Roscommon Town. The first of...

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Miscarriage Story: ‘Up until her death at 83 she never forgot that loss’

      Recently the Irish Examiner asked readers to share their experiences of miscarriage. Below is the memory of...

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Keeping the home fires burning

  By Darragh Kelly You might be forgiven for thinking that the workload of the Roscommon Race Committee would have...

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County Roscommon native hangs up her Garda hat after 40 years service

Ballinagare, County Roscommon native Garda Maria Guihen last week retired from An Garda Siochana after 40 years of service. Garda...

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Covid: 431 cases confirmed as concerns remain over local surges and variants

A further 431 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in the Republic on Saturday. The number of people in hospital...

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Roscommon property could become your forever home

Despite this property coming to the market in a very good state of repair if you are in the market...

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Harmac Medical purchases Castlerea property

A prime commercial property at the Demesne in Castlerea, formerly owned by Brothers of Charity, has been sold to local...

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