Luchia determined to fly the flag for Roscommon at the Miss Ireland finals

Twenty-seven-year-old Luchia Noyes will represent Roscommon at the Miss Ireland finals. This year’s event takes place on Sunday, September 14 in The Helix in Dublin. She will be hoping to emulate the likes of former Miss World Rosanna Davidson and former model...

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Green light for upgrade works at Dr Hyde Park

Plans for upgrading works at Dr Hyde Park have been given the go-ahead by Roscommon County Council. The planning permission, which is subject to five conditions, was granted last Friday, August 16th. When contacted by the Roscommon Herald, the Roscommon...

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Concerns over Boyle services

  Concerns have been raised for the future of some of Boyle’s mental health facilities, particularly in light of hostel...

Tuesday, 20/08/19 - 9:00am Read More

Omniplex Cinemas €2.5m investment set to secure Roscommon cinema future

Omniplex Cinemas announced today they will step in to save the former ‘C&L Plex’ cinema in Roscommon. On Monday the...

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Omniplex Takeover C&L Plex Cinema in Roscommon

Omniplex Cinemas announce today they will officially take over the ownership of the ‘C&L Plex’ cinema in Roscommon. On Monday...

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Sterilisation service transfer cost almost €100k

The transfer of sterilisation services from Roscommon University Hospital to Portiuncula has cost almost €100,000 in10 months. Following critical HIQA reports of...

Tuesday, 06/08/19 - 10:27am Read More

IFA condemns wheel theft

  The county’s IFA Chairman has condemned the recent theft of a set of dual wheels from a tractor. The...

Tuesday, 06/08/19 - 10:26am Read More

End of an era in Brideswell as post office shuts

  It is the end of an era for the village of Brideswell as its local post office will close...

Tuesday, 30/07/19 - 8:07pm Read More

Industrial action threatened over Rosalie Unit

  The threat of industrial action at the Rosalie Unit in Castlerea has significantly escalated following the moving of residents...

Tuesday, 30/07/19 - 8:07pm Read More

Car burst into flames after Rahara road accident

A car burst into flames after leaving a dangerous stretch of road, last Thursday evening in South Roscommon. Fortunately, no...

Tuesday, 30/07/19 - 8:10am Read More

GAA businesses warned about poster contributions

Roscommon GAA has warned businesses receiving calls to contribute €150 towards a poster that it has not been approved by Roscommon County...

Thursday, 25/07/19 - 12:01pm Read More

Feighan gets green light as FG election candidate

After considerable speculation, Boyle Senator Frank Feighan has been selected to contest the next general election for Fine Gael in...

Thursday, 25/07/19 - 11:56am Read More

Roscommon Rapid Response aiming to increase cardiac arrest survival rate

  A programme aimed at increasing the survival rate for people who experience a cardiac arrest is being rolled out...

Tuesday, 23/07/19 - 12:44pm Read More

Feasability study to consider future of Castlerea Fire Station

A risk management review on the future of Castlerea Fire service is to be commissioned, members of Roscommon County Council...

Tuesday, 23/07/19 - 12:41pm Read More

Fears remain for jobs at peat plant

  Bord na Móna has rowed back on its decision to lay-off of permanent staff at its peat processing plant...

Tuesday, 16/07/19 - 10:53am Read More

Cricket captain’s Lisacul connections

Lisacul is currently basking in its connection with global success following England’s success in the Cricket World Cup. The English side...

Tuesday, 16/07/19 - 10:50am Read More

Patient’s medical file found in public toilet at Roscommon Hospital

A patient’s medical file was found in a public toilet at Roscommon University Hospital (RUH), while five years of personnel...

Wednesday, 10/07/19 - 10:39am Read More

County’s farmers to protest in Dublin over Mercusor beef deal

Thousands of farmers from Roscommon are expected to converge on Dublin tomorrow in what is anticipated to be one of the largest...

Tuesday, 09/07/19 - 10:48am Read More

Planning upheld for battery energy storage facility

An Bord Pleanála has upheld a decision by Roscommon County Council to grant planning for a battery energy storage facility...

Tuesday, 09/07/19 - 10:45am Read More

Drugs worth €5,000 discovered in Roscommon Town

A quantity of drugs, with a combined estimated street value of €5,000, were found in Roscommon Town after Gardaí carried...

Tuesday, 09/07/19 - 10:45am Read More