Most popular puppy names revealed

  The top choices in puppy names have been revealed in a survey involving over 1700 puppies. The survey was...

Lecarrow native pens book on the burning of Knockcroghery in 1921

    Lecarrow native, Dr. Regina Donlon’s new book ‘The Burning of Knockcroghery Village, Co. Roscommon, 1921’  explores the complex...

Aware charity asking people in Roscommon to Look after Yours’elf’ this Christmas

In the run up to Christmas this year, the Aware charity is asking people in Roscommon to do something to...

Wednesday, 30/11/22 - 3:03pm Read More

Hospitals record worst November on record with 12,624 without beds

Irish hospitals have recorded their worst November ever in terms of overcrowding, according to new figures from the Irish Nurses...

Wednesday, 30/11/22 - 2:10pm Read More

RWN project secures €11,000 in further funding after successful pitch

A rapidly growing CycleUp social enterprise developed by Roscommon Women’s Network (RWN) has secured additional investment of €11,000 after being...

Wednesday, 30/11/22 - 12:41pm Read More

Gardaí renew appeal over murder of taxi-driver 25 years ago

Gardaí have renewed their appeal for information over the murder of Eileen Costello O’ Shaughnessy. A native of Corofin and...

Wednesday, 30/11/22 - 11:18am Read More

Death of well-known local handball figure mourned

The death of Mary Tully, Hawthorn Drive, Roscommon Town and formerly of ‘Avondale’, Ballyleague, Lanesboro is being widely mourned. Mary...

Wednesday, 30/11/22 - 10:06am Read More

Local student honoured with John Paul II award

Roscommon CBS student David Brennan received a John Paul II Award at a recent ceremony at Summerhill College in Sligo....

Wednesday, 30/11/22 - 8:47am Read More

Roscommon Civil Defence volunteers honoured with special medals

Roscommon Civil Defence volunteers joined their colleagues from around the country at Croke Park today to be recognised for their...

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 8:40pm Read More

Castlerea and Glenamaddy students in final of Ireland’s Best Dressed Debutante 2022 competition

    Voting has opened in the final of the Ireland’s Best Dressed Debutante 2022 competition organised by Debs Ireland....

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 7:52pm Read More

PhoneWatch reports a jump in burglaries in Roscommon-Longford Division

The Roscommon and Longford Garda Division has experienced a 47% increase in burglaries in 2022 compared to 2021, a report...

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 4:15pm Read More

Local hotel welcomes Funny Friday

A local hotel was delighted to host Joe Duffy’s Funny Friday recently. The Hodson Bay’s Managing Director Tim Hayes was...

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 2:23pm Read More

Regional road in the county to close temporarily

A regional road in the county will close later this week, Roscommon County Council has said. The local authority has decided...

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 10:11am Read More

Roscommon hotel named among Ireland’s Most Magical Venues for the festive season

With the festive season upon us, Irish wedding venue website SaveMyDay.ie is celebrating the charm, romance and magic of winter...

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 9:56am Read More

Roscommon sex abuser who orally raped partner’s daughter has jail time reduced

Paul Neilan A “sick sexual abuser” who was jailed for nine years after being convicted of orally raping and sexually...

Monday, 28/11/22 - 8:44pm Read More

Marble stones taken from County Roscommon grave

A  County Roscommon woman is appealing for any information regarding the theft of marble stones from a family grave in...

Monday, 28/11/22 - 7:26pm Read More

Local Londis receives national recognition

Neil Kennedy’s Londis Boyle was awarded Bronze in the Convenience Store of the Year (Large) category at the ShelfLife National C-Store Awards...

Monday, 28/11/22 - 5:23pm Read More
Castlerea Fire Station

Closed Castlerea Fire Station raised in the Dáil

The closed fire station at Castlerea was raised in the Dáil in recent days. During a discussion on recruiting retained...

Monday, 28/11/22 - 4:27pm Read More

Has Creggs RFC set a new world record?

  Creggs RFC, on the Roscommon/Galway border, believes that it may have set a new world record last weekend. The...

Monday, 28/11/22 - 4:22pm Read More

Public urged to ensure they have no respiratory symptoms before visiting the vulnerable

The public is being encouraged to ensure they have no respiratory symptoms prior to visiting hospitals and long term care...

Monday, 28/11/22 - 3:49pm Read More