Runnamoat residents charged over alleged assault in Carrick-on-Shannon

A 24-year-old man and 26-year-old woman, both with addresses in Runnamoat, Ballinaheglish were charged last night at a special sitting of Carrick-on-Shannon District Court in relation to an alleged assault in Carrick-on-Shannon on July 17th. The incident occurred in the…

Roscommon GAA Results week ending July 31st

It was a quieter week on the Roscommon GAA scene although there were games at Club and Inter-County level in Football and Hurling. Electric Ireland All-Ireland Minor B Hurling Championship Roscommon 3-9 Meath 2-25 Kepak Senior Hurling Championship Play-off Replay…

Road Safety Campaign launched for Holiday weekend

An Garda Síochána in partnership with The Road Safety Authority (RSA) recently launched their August Bank Holiday Road Safety Campaign. The Campaign focuses on the issue of driver fatigue as it is estimated that driver fatigue could play a role…

Dance the weekend away at the Loughglynn Music Festival

The Loughglynn Music Festival, featuring the Queen of the Woodlands Competition, takes place this August Bank Holiday Weekend in Loughglynn Community Centre. The event gets underway on Saturday at 9pm with the Queen of the Woodlands Competition. 10 contestants will…

Dr Keith Swanick “Console charity fiasco should not deter people from giving”

Fianna Fáil Seanad Spokesperson on Health & Mental Health Dr. Keith Swanick is urging people not to let the recent crisis at Console discourage them from giving to other worthy causes. Senator Swanick commented, “Irish people have long been cited…

Local families suffering due to HSE inefficiencies says Michael Fitzmaurice

Michael Fitzmaurice TD has criticised the HSE and associated Minister following two recent incidents which are causing distress to people in the Roscommon and East Galway area. In a statement released today the Independent TD said “I want to raise…

Exciting line-up for Food Fair at Strokestown Agricultural Show

An exciting line-up of Chefs has been announced for “Flavours from the Heart of Ireland” – the new food and drinks fair which will form part of Strokestown Agricultural Show. Picture Credit:strokestownpark.ie Strokestown Agricultural Show will be held in the…

Eugene Murphy advises homeowners of free range of insulation solutions

Fianna Fail Deputy Eugene Murphy has advised homeowners throughout the region that they may be eligible for the Midland Warmer Homes Scheme which can provide a range of insulation solutions free of charge. The Warmer Homes Scheme which is run…

Approval given “in principal” for Social Housing in Monksland

Senator Maura Hopkins has said that over €1.6 million is to be spent on the construction of 10 housing units in Monksland. “The Minister for Housing, Simon Coveney, has confirmed to me this afternoon this project is being given approval…

Michael Fitzmaurice calls on Bord na Mona bosses to take pay cuts

Michael Fitzmaurice TD has called on Bord na Mona bosses to take a pay cut in order to help protect jobs in Roscommon and East Galway. The Independent TD said “With regard to the planned industrial relations problems among drivers…

Extend the Bank Holiday weekend at Roscommon Races

Favourite backers didn’t have it all their own way at the Roscommon Races two-day meeting in July, but with a full National National Card next Tuesday, August 2nd, racegoers will be hoping to make a few quid back. The first…

Ballinameen Ladies Gaelic update July 28th

Ballinameen Ladies annual 8k walk / 10k run The event takes place on Sunday the 7th of August at 1pm. A shorter route will be in place for underage runners. The run starts and finishes in Ballinameen. There will be…

Four Roads Ladies Gaelic update July 28th

Four Roads Gaelic 4 Girls Team visit Croke Park Pride of place this week goes to the Gaelic 4 Girls panel who travelled to Croke Park on Monday last to compete in a blitz. They headed off on the Club…

Kilglass Gaels GAA News update July 28th

Kilglass Gaels Sports/Funday Takes place in Kilglass Gaels GAA Grounds on August Bank Holiday Monday. Everyone welcome to come along and join in the fun. Fixtures Thursday 28th: U-12 C’ship: Kilglass Gaels v Roscommon Gaels in Lisnamult at 7:30p.m. Mon…

St Dominics GAA News update July 28th

St Dominics GAA 50-50 Draw The Club congratulates Fiona Farrell, c/o Dept. of Education, who won €1,151 in the Club’s weekly draw on Saturday 23rd July. 50/50 draw next week, Saturday 30th July will be held in the Golf Club…

error: Content is protected !!