Category: News | Roscommon Herald
Foster accuses Coveney of ignoring NI unionists
By David Young and Michelle Devane, PA Stormont’s First Minister has accused Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney of ignoring the views of unionists and assuming they will go away. Arlene Foster urged Simon Coveney to reflect on remarks in...
Coronavirus: 39 further deaths and 462 new cases reported
Tomas Doherty A further 39 deaths and 462 new cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in the Republic. Ten of...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 5:59pm
Charlie Chawke lodges €186m apartment plan for Goat Grill site
Gordon Deegan Publican, Charlie Chawke has lodged €186 million ‘fast track’ plans to construct 299 apartments on a site beside...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 5:13pm
More than 90% of students ‘struggling with loneliness and stress in pandemic’
By Cate McCurry, PA More than 90 per cent of students say they are struggling with loneliness, stress and feeling...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 5:06pm
Fourth freight ferry DFDS is to be added to the Rosslare-Dunkirk route on April 1st
Sarah Slater A fourth freight ferry, DFDS, is to be added to the Rosslare Europort-Dunkirk route on April 1st. The...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 4:37pm
Illegally adopted woman urges Government to conduct nationwide investigation
By James Ward, PA A woman who discovered she was illegally adopted and had her birth certificate falsified has called...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 4:21pm
Coronavirus incidence improving but at slower rate, HSE says
By Michelle Devane, PA The Republic’s incidence of Covid-19 is continuing to improve, but “at a slower rate”, the HSE...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 4:00pm
Woman who sued Facebook over hacked account resolves court action
Ann O'Loughlin A High Court action brought by a south Dublin woman against Facebook after a hacker took over and...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 3:45pm
People with underlying conditions will start receiving vaccines next week
By James Ward, PA People with underlying conditions who are at high risk from Covid-19 will begin receiving their vaccines...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 3:42pm
Kildare man charged with drug offences after Limerick student street party
David Raleigh A man arrested following a large student street party near the University of Limerick has been charged with...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 3:39pm
Niall faces ultimate endurance test this weekend
By Ian Cooney A Dublin native who has been living in South Roscommon for the last 13 years will aim to complete the ultimate endurance test this weekend when he runs the David Goggins 4 x 4 x...
Roscommon school gets creative at annual exhibition
Post-primary schools across Ireland are showcasing their creative talents with their projects at the eighth annual Creative Engagement...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 3:57pm
HSE admits ‘significant issues’ have delayed vaccine rollout
As a number of GP practices around the country complain that Covid-19 vaccines for over-85s have...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 3:43pm
Photographer lifts the lid on spectacular murmuration of starlings
A photographer has lifted the lid on his picture featuring a spectacular murmuration of starlings,...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 3:09pm
Roscommon Arts Centre in line for substantial funding
Roscommon Arts Centre is in line for substantial funding to improve its facilities. According to Deputy Denis...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 2:40pm
Healhcare workers becoming infected has ‘just turned off’
The number of healthcare workers becoming infected with Covid-19 has “just turned off” as a result of...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 1:15pm
Home self-test for Covid-19 ready for Irish market
Rapid antigen self-tests for home use could soon play a major role in curbing the spread of...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 1:02pm
Design contract finalised for Ballaghaderreen Digital Creative Hub
Civil and structural engineering firm, Collins Boyd, have been appointed as the design consultants to commence the planning...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 12:44pm
Gardaí warn motorists of possible traffic delays in Ballaghaderreen
Possible traffic delays in the Ballaghaderreen area of County Roscommon have been flagged by Gardaí this morning. Units...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 12:04pm
Bank closures show blatant disregard for older people and rural communities — Kerrane
The decision of the Bank of Ireland to close some of their branches throughout...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 11:47am
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