It’s all about the music this December at Roscommon Arts Centre

There are some fantastic music performances taking place at Roscommon Arts Centre before their winter programme draws to a close. On Saturday 3rd December at 5pm there will be a very special performance by the Roscommon County Youth Orchestra and…

Further commitments given on Roscommon Hospice Unit

At a meeting with local Oireachtas representatives and representatives of Mayo Roscommon Hospice today the Minister for Health Simon Harris announced that funding will be provided to staff the planned Hospice at Roscommon Hospital. Picture Credit: Frank Feighan TD The…

Kilteevan inspires new Song

While Ireland is a country of songs with a rich musical heritage – it is not too often that a small rural community is honoured by a song written in its praise! Kathleen Glennon RSM, a native of Clooneskert, Kilteevan,…

Eugene Murphy TD encourages people to get out and Post this Christmas

Local Fianna Fáil TD Eugene Murphy is urging people to ‘get offline’ and take the time to post a card or letter to a loved one this Christmas season as part of an initiative to safeguard the post office network.…

Roscommon Ladies Gaelic Football host Presentation Evening

Roscommon Ladies Gaelic Football held a very successful underage presentation evening in the Percy French Hotel, Strokestown. Picture Credit: Gerard O’Loughlin There was a fantastic turnout of players from all age groups from U-14 to Minor. Special guests were Mayo…

Funding boost for Roscommon Arts Centre

The Arts Council has announced that they have allocated €68,000 in funding to Roscommon Arts Centre for 2017. Picture Credit: Brian Farrell for Roscommon Arts Centre The agency said its grant from government for next year would be €65.1 million,…

YFG National Conference a major success says Senator Maura Hopkins

Senator and Young Fine Gael member Maura Hopkins has hailed last weekend’s Young Fine Gael Conference in Ballinasloe as a major success. Picture Credit: Gerry Stronge Photography Over 250 delegates from across the country as well as the Taoiseach Enda…

Roscommon Support Group host December Bereavement Meeting

A Bereavement Support Group will meet on Wednesday next December 7th, at the Roscommon Support Group Resource Centre, Derrane. The support group meeting will take place from 11am to 12pm and refreshments will be served. Transport maybe provided by prior…

Eugene Murphy says new Bill will provide flood insurance relief to homes and businesses

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on the OPW and Flood Relief Eugene Murphy says the Flooding Bill being brought forward by his party will protect homes and businesses against discrimination by insurance companies. The Flood Insurance Bill 2016 requires the insurance industry…

Carrick Golf Club update November 29th

Garvey Cup Pictured above is Noeleen Moffatt Lady Captain Carrick Golf Club presenting the 2016 Garvey Cup to Attracta O’Connor. Nine and Dine on December 3rd Lady Captain Noeleen Moffatt is looking forward to great turnout this Saturday for 3…

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