Category: Roscommon News | Roscommon Herald
Number of Covid cases continues to decrease nationally
There have been 74 cases of Covid-19 throughout County Roscommon during the last 14 days after six further cases of the virus were reported in the county over the last 24 hours. County Roscommon now has a 14-day...
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
Roscommon’s death toll from Covid revealed
New data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) shows that County Roscommon had recorded the 16th highest...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 11:07am
Major investment unveiled for County Roscommon recreational amenities
Two County Roscommon recreational amenities are among 38 projects earmarked for funding under Measure 2 of...
Thursday, 04/03/21 - 10:10am
Bishops find parts of Government Covid-19 plan ‘very difficult to support’
Local bishops have expressed concern of a ban on public worship by the Government ahead of Holy Week and Easter...
Wednesday, 03/03/21 - 6:28pm
Confirmed Covid 19 cases stable in County Roscommon
Less than five new cases of Covid-19 were identified in County Roscommon as of midnight last night according to latest...
Wednesday, 03/03/21 - 6:03pm
Works to begin on enhancement of Roscommon Town centre
Roscommon County Council is pleased to announce that works will commence on Roscommon’s Public Realm on Monday 8th of March...
Wednesday, 03/03/21 - 4:25pm
Roscommon Town street closure confirmed
Roscommon County Council has confirmed that it is to close a street in the county town to carry out works...
Wednesday, 03/03/21 - 4:13pm
‘I am the son of a Catholic priest and I want to help people like me’
By Ciara McCaughley At the age of 28, Lisacul resident Vincent Doyle discovered that the priest he had always known to...
Wednesday, 03/03/21 - 3:41pm
Confirmations will not take place in Diocese of Elphin until Autumn
The Sacrament of Confirmation will not be celebrated in the Diocese of Elphin until at least Autumn it has...
Wednesday, 03/03/21 - 1:51pm
‘Greater transparency needed following drop in Emergency Welfare Payments awarded’
Sinn Féin spokesperson on Social Protection, Claire Kerrane TD, has raised concerns about the drop in Supplementary Welfare Allowance/Exceptional Needs Payments...
Wednesday, 03/03/21 - 1:04pm
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