Roscommon News

Our most read Roscommon News Headlines of 2016

Roscommon News

We look back on the top 10 most read Roscommon News stories on since the site launched in March 2016.

A wide range of topics made the cut from Road Works to the Rose of Tralee and everything in between. Some high profile Roscommon News items from January and February, such as the Save Roscommon campaign are not on the list as the site was not online at that time. Back to the list:

Our Ten Most Read Roscommon News Headlines were as follows:

#10 – From March – “Sections of N61 Roscommon to Boyle Road to be closed

#9 – From October – “Roscommon man scoops €500,000 EuroMillions win”

#8 – From August – Aisling is the thorn in Kilkenny’s side in the Rose of Tralee title Race.

The 7th and 3rd raking stories related to the arrests of three Roscommon residents over an alleged assault in Carrick-on-Shannon.

#6 In April Irish Rail announced special service for Roscommon GAA Supporters heading to Croke Park for the Allianz Football League Semi-Final.

#5 – From May – “Roscommon native appointed to national role”

#4 – Also from May- Roscommon GAA to “roll out the green carpet” at Hyde Park.

#2 In March, the best places to eat in Roscommon were announced.

And the most read item on last year (March 1st to December 31st) was…

#1 Our article on the location of Speed Cameras in Roscommon, published in May.

Our top five Roscommon News items most shared on Social Media during that time were as follows:

#5 Roscommon native appointed to national role. Shared 295 times.

#4 Éamonn Ceannt remembered in Ballymoe. Shared 300 times.

#3 Denis Naughten appointed to Cabinet. Shared 323 times.

#2 Endoscopy Unit opens at Roscommon Hospital. Shared 374 times.

#1 Best places to eat in Roscommon announced. Shared 433 times.

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