National News

Varadkar to seek advice from Health chief about rise in deaths

Kenneth Fox The Taoiseach is to seek advice from the chief medical officer over “concerns” around a spike in the...

Court asked to appoint liquidator for forestry firm that allegedly took €30m from investors

High Court reporters The High Court has been asked to appoint a provisional liquidator to investigate the affairs of a...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 8:14pm Read More

Events held across Ireland to celebrate women on St Brigid’s Day

By Gráinne Ní Aodha and David Young, PA A light show is among the events taking place on Wednesday to...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 8:04pm Read More

Former Custom House Capital employee encouraged father to invest

Eimear Dodd A jury has heard that a former employee of Custom House Capital would not have encouraged his father,...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 7:37pm Read More

Man stabbed his former boss he blamed for Michaela McAreavey murder, court told

Fiona Magennis A 35-year-old man stabbed his former employer 19 times “without warning” because the accused was having “psychotic delusions”...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 7:28pm Read More

Solicitor claims she was falsely detained on cruise ship after making sarcastic comment

High Court reporters A jury has begun hearing a woman’s High Court action that alleges she was falsely detained in...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 6:22pm Read More

TD warns it’s only matter of time before migrant ‘seriously injured or killed’

James Cox A Dublin TD is worried it’s only a matter of time before a refugee is seriously injured or...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 6:09pm Read More

Gardaí identify robber by distinctive shoe prints found after shop raid, court hears

Eimear Dodd A man who used a hatchet during a robbery was identified by gardaí due to his distinctive runners,...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 5:57pm Read More

Longer drinking hours would harm public health, committee is warned

By Jonathan McCambridge, PA An extension of drinking hours in Ireland would be harmful to public health and safety, TDs...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 5:39pm Read More

Man who once found his murdered father on Dublin street is jailed for threatening gardaí

Sonya McLean A man who found his murdered father on a Dublin street 23 years ago has been jailed for...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 5:24pm Read More

Roscommon News

Man and woman due in court over suspected Roscommon growhouse

Two people arrested in connection with a large seizure of suspected cannabis in the county were due in court this...

GAA orders replay of All-Ireland final between Kilmacud Crokes and Glen

The GAA’s Central Competitions Control Committee has ordered the 2023 All-Ireland club senior football final be replayed. Kilmacud Crokes have...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 3:32pm Read More

Local Gardaí investigating two robberies of mobile phones

Athlone Gardaí are continuing to investigate two robberies of mobile phones in the town over the weekend. The incidents took...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 11:49am Read More

Ireland West Airport to get daily service to London Heathrow

A new year-round, daily service to London Heathrow Airport from Ireland West Airport has been announced. Starting March 26th, Aer...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 11:04am Read More

County Roscommon hair salon wins two major awards

  A County Roscommon hair salon is celebrating after picking up two awards at the fifth Irish Wedding Awards 2023...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 9:46am Read More

Stand at Ballaghaderreen GAA Club defaced with ‘very inappropriate graffiti’

The stand at Ballaghaderreen GAA Club was defaced with “very inappropriate graffiti”  over the weekend, the club has announced. The...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 8:54pm Read More

Drugs worth over €500,000 seized as suspected cannabis growhouse discovered in County Roscommon

A suspected cannabis grow-house has been discovered in County Roscommon. At approximately 1 p.m. this afternoon, Monday, January 30th  Gardaí...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 8:12pm Read More

Judge issues warning at Roscommon court –  pay up on time or face driving ban

  A Roscommon district court judge has warned people to pay their court ordered road traffic offence fines on time...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 8:03pm Read More

Two Roscommon players make official GAA Team of the Week

  Two Roscommon senior footballers have been selected on the GAA.ie Football Team of the Week. After spearheading Sunday’s terrific...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 5:35pm Read More

Salmonella outbreak confirmed at eight poultry farms in Ireland

Salmonella has been found in eight poultry flocks across the country. The Department of Agriculture is currently working with the...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 2:34pm Read More