Slight drop in sheep prices at the last Roscommon Mart sale online

One cornerstone of rural living will take a significant step back towards normality next week when local marts are re-opened to the public, having traded on an online basis in recent weeks. Business has carried on for farmers and factories...

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Paddy Joe proud to support Global Rossie Day

      On June 21st Global Rossie Day gets underway on-line. You are invited to join in one on-line feast of Roscommon at 2 p.m. Roscommon time for approximately two hours of a celebration of what is a taste...

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Penneys announce re-opening date

Penneys, has announced it will reopen its Irish stores from next Friday, June 12th, having previously said it would not...

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Roscommon Library Services announces move to re-opening

From Monday in line with phase 2 of the Government’s Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business, libraries in County Roscommon...

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The alternative tour guide to Roscommon, revisited

Following the announcement during the week that people are free to travel anywhere within their own county, that prompted one...

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Drinane Lake the latest site for litter louts

County Roscommon’s beauty spots continue to suffer from littering with Drinane Lake outside the Strokestown the latest to fall victim...

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Gardai in Castlerea check in

  Castlerea District Community Garda Martin Coyle recently called to a local resident of Fairymount area to check on his...

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Exceptional Roscommon home offers luxury and space

An exceptionally luxurious four bedroomed family home in the much sought after area of Hyde Court, off the Athlone Road...

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Frenchpark ICA guild takes part in ‘Sew Scrubs for Ireland’ initiative

  Garda Gerry O’ Rourke of Castlerea Garda District Covid-19 response team called to Kitty Harrington of Frenchpark ICA during...

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Roscommon Civil Defence given vehicle upgrade

Roscommon Civil Defence certainly had that Friday feeling yesterday as they were boosted by the news that the local volunteer...

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Chaplain to Brazilian community in Roscommon speaks out

The marked increase in cases of Covid-19 in recent weeks in Roscommon has caused some concern throughout the county. However,...

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Charged with viewing child pornography

  A twenty-four-year-old male, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has his case adjourned to the October 16th sitting...

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Light after darkness for Pieta with all therapy centres to remain open

Ireland’ national suicide and self-harm prevention charity has today confirmed its fifteen outreach centres will not be downgraded or closed,...

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Special mental health unit urgently needed in county

  By Ellen O’Riordan An urgent appeal has been issued to the HSE to provide a special mental health unit...

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No new cases of Covid-19 in Roscommon

  There have been no further cases of Covid-19 reported in County Roscommon on Friday evening. The last five days...

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No news for happy couples in waiting

  Couples hoping to get married later this year will have to wait a little longer for news of when...

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Roscommon set for ‘unseasonably’ windy weather

  Roscommon is set for a brief spell of windy weather on Friday evening and Saturday morning after Met Éireann...

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PUP and wage subsidy scheme extended

  The Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) and the wage subsidy scheme have been extended until the end of August However,...

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Summer is not lost, as roadmap acceleration confirmed

  The acceleration of Ireland’s recovery from Covid-19 has been confirmed by the Government on Friday afternoon. The Cabinet has...

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Night time restrictions on Castlerea water supply to be lifted

  Irish Water and Roscommon County Council have confirmed that night time restrictions implemented in Castlerea on  June 2nd are...

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