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All-Ireland Sheep Shearing – “Rain or shine: will ewe be there?”

The Kepak All-Ireland Sheep Shearing & Wool Handling Championships 2017 take place at St. Brigid’s GAA Club, Kiltoom, this weekend from June 2nd – 4th with a large number of events taking place under cover ensuring a great day is…

Feasibility report on N5 Accident Blackspot set to be submitted

Fianna Fáil TD Eugene Murphy has welcomed the fact that Roscommon County Council are due to submit a feasibility report to the TII within the coming weeks in relation to an accident blackspot east of Tulsk following his continued efforts…

Evelyn Bruen (née Dolan) RIP, late of Roscommon town

Wednesday 31st May, peacefully, in wonderful care of the staff at Roscommon University Hospital. Evelyn Bruen (née Dolan) RIP, late of Goff Street, Roscommon town. Beloved wife of the late Joe and mother of the late David. She will be…

Bookworms – Roscommon’s Children’s Literary Festival is back!

The Bookworms Children’s Literary Festival is back and this year it is jam-packed with fun events for children who love to read, write, draw and escape into the magical world of books! The festival takes place in a number of…

Ballyforan NS receive 4th Green-Schools Award

Ballyforan NS received their 4th An Taisce Green-Schools Award and were presented with their Green Flag at a recent ceremony in the Hodson Bay Hotel. This Award was based on the theme of Travel, which is the fourth theme of…

Boyle Golf Course closed for drainage works

Results The May Monthly Medal 18 Hole Stroke sponsored by The Mayfly Inn, Ballinafad, was won by Seamus Gallagher with a score of 63, in Second was Eamon Perry also with a score of 63, the Gross went to Patrick…

Roscommon Solstice Choir to headline Strokestown Fundraising Concert

The award-winning Roscommon Solstice Choir are set to perform their latest fundraising concert Sunday June 18th. On this occasion all proceeds go to the Strokestown Parish Fund. Special Guests on the night will be the Cavan Sinfonia Orchestra as well…

€36,000 allocated to Tisrara Community Centre

The Minister of State for Regional Economic Development, Michael Ring TD has announced that Tisrara Community Centre is one of a number of projects nationwide to receive funding under the Targeted Community Infrastructure Needs measure of the CLÁR programme. €36,000…

Castlerea St Kevins GAA update May 30th

Results The u14 girl’s defeated St Faithleach’s in the division four league last Wednesday in O’Rourke Park. The u12 boy’s were defeated by Eire Og in the spring league last Wednesday in O’Rourke Park. The u12 girl’s were defeated by…

St Faithleachs GAA update May 30th

Results and Fixtures Junior League St Faithleachs play St.Aidan’s on Wednesday 31st in Ballyleague at 8pm. U14 Girls League The girls lost to Castlerea last week, they play St.Mary’s on Wednesday at 7pm. U12 Boy’s League The boy’s play Oran…

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