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Covid 19 cases in local hospitals increase
Galway University Hospital has the highest number of Covid-19 cases in the country with Mayo University Hospital not far behind. There were 19 confirmed cases at Galway University Hospital (GUH) as of 8pm last night and 17 at Mayo University...
Appeal for speed ramps
An appeal for the installation of speed ramps on the Cloonslanor Road from the Tulsk approach to Strokestown was made at a recent meeting of the Boyle Municipal District. The issue was raised...
New winter Spanish service from Ireland West Knock announced by Ryanair
Ryanair has announced a new weekly service this winter between Ireland West Airport Knock and Malaga, on the Costa...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 2:55pm
Eugene braves the elements for fundraising walk in memory of daughter
Eugene O’Leary from Howth has been cycling and walking all over the world fundraising for charity since his daughter, a...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 2:14pm
Guilty plea to sexual assault at Roscommon Circuit Court
A man in his 30s pleaded guilty at Roscommon Circuit Court to the sexual assault of a child. The offence...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 1:32pm
DPP file to be prepared following arrests in money laundering investigation
Four men and a woman held at garda stations across Co Longford as part of a major anti-crime offensive against...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 1:04pm
Cocaine addiction on the rise in County Roscommon
The number of people resident in County Roscommon seeking treatment for cocaine addiction increased last year. Over the five years...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 12:10pm
Lidl appeals refusal of planning permission for local store to An Bord Pleanala
Lidl has appealed the refusal of a proposed €10million store to An Bord Pleanala. Lidl has appealed Westmeath County...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 11:32am
‘My aim was to treat everyone fairly and to select the team based on training form’
Roscommon ladies footballers will have an interim management team in place for their relegation playoff with Longford on Sunday August...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 11:08am
Funding allocated to enhance streetscapes and shopfronts in county
Funding of €220,000 has been allocated to Roscommon County Council as part of The Streetscape Enhancement Initiative. Minister for Rural...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 10:33am
Funeral Mass this morning of Roscommon man killed in collision
The funeral Mass takes place this morning of the young Roscommon man who lost his life in a car...
Wednesday, 04/08/21 - 9:40am
Former Castlerea priest fatally injured in Cork accident
A former Castlerea priest has been named as the pedestrian killed in a County Cork tragedy this afternoon...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 10:17pm
Three crashes at Frenchpark junction
Urgent action is required at the “dangerous junction along the N5 at Frenchpark” where three crashes took place last...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 8:59pm
Hundreds avail of walk-in vaccinations in Roscommon
Around 340 people received their first dose vaccine at the walk-in vaccination clinic at the Abbey Hotel over the...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 5:11pm
Train services resume between Carrick-on-Shannon and Dromod
Train services between Carrick-on-Shannon and Dromod have resumed after a short delay, Irish Rail has said. The decision to...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 4:05pm
Roscommon Tourist Office delighted to announce its reopening
The Roscommon Tourist Office was delighted to announce its reopening today and is looking forward to welcoming its visitors...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 3:26pm
Local Gardaí make arrests in suspected money laundering operation
Gardaí from the Roscommon Longford Division have carried out searches and arrests for money laundering offences as part of...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 2:44pm
Roscommon native part of fundraising cycle team
A Roscommon man and fourteen other amateur cyclists from Dublin-based tech company Qualtrics have taken off on a grueling...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 12:53pm
Local Gardaí on patrol over the weekend
Gardaí were carrying out high-visibility roads policing enforcement operations over the Bank Holiday Weekend, targeting lifesaver offences, including speeding...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 11:41am
Covid 19: Over 200 new cases in Roscommon in the past fortnight
A hundred and twenty new cases of Covid-19 were recorded in County Roscommon last week, with more than 230...
Tuesday, 03/08/21 - 11:24am
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