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Six Roscommon projects receive funding under Community Heritage Grants Scheme

The Heritage Council and the Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys have today announced funding for six heritage projects in County Roscommon under its 2017 Community Heritage Grants Scheme. A total of 196 heritage projects nationwide have been awarded funding under the Community Heritage Grants Scheme, which supports the continuing …

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SEAI One Good Idea

Rahara NS named as runner-up in the SEAI One Good Idea Competition

Rahara NS pupils Megan Molloy, Jessica Keenan, Abbie Doyle and Evan Donnelly, were named as runners-up in the primary category of the SEAI’s One Good Idea competition. Collectively known as “The Fooderinos” their project looked at Food Miles and concluded by encouraging local retailers to source food locally. Roscommon was also represented by “The Ballinagare …

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Jamesie Murray

Birth of Roscommon GAA great Jamesie Murray to be marked with CD re-launch

Tomorrow, Friday May 5th, a celebration will be held in Murrays Bar, Knockcroghery to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of two-time All-Ireland winning Roscommon Captain Jamesie Murray. The event, which is being held in the same building where he was born will be a chance to remember the life and times of the …

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Eugene Murphy Knowledge Transfer GLAS payments Rathcroghan Ballaghaderreen maternity leave 4th Western Brigade Roscommon Mental Health service commercial rates Youth Work Ireland Mount Dillon

“Transport Infrastructure Ireland ignores calls for traffic calming measures on N61” – Murphy

Local Fianna Fáil TD Eugene Murphy has hit out at the lack of action by the Transport Infrastructure Ireland to introduce traffic calming measures along sections of the N61 between Roscommon and Athlone. Commenting on the issue Eugene Murphy said that there were a number of dangerous locations and particularly busy junctions along the N61 …

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St Dominics Strictly

Limited Tickets remain for St Dominics Strictly

The St Dominics Strictly Dancing Extravaganza takes centre stage in the Hodson Bay this weekend with three dates scheduled and two already sold out. Tickets for our family friendly Good Friday Show are selling fast but a limited amount are still available by contacting Padraig on 0866027509 or Tony on 0868225250. St Dominics GAA Club …

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Roscommon Death Notices

Thomas “Tom” Kelly RIP, late of Lecarrow

Sunday 9th April, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at Roscommon University Hospital. Thomas “Tom” Kelly RIP, late of Lecarrow. Beloved husband of Kitty, much loved father of Declan, Adrienne (Martin), Sharon (Kilcline) and Emer, and brother of Phil (Feeley) and the late Carmel (Corcoran) He will be very sadly missed by his …

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Roscommon Death Notices

Michael Brennan RIP, late of Lecarrow

Friday 31st March, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at Oakwood Nursing Home. Michael Brennan RIP, late of Carnamadda, Lecarrow. Sadly missed by his brothers Vincent and Eamon, sister Una, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Funeral Arrangements Reposing at Smyth’s Funeral Home, Roscommon on Sunday from 4.30pm until 6pm followed by Removal …

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Roscommon Death Notices

Phillip Connolly RIP, late of Knockcroghery

Thursday 9th March, peacefully, at his home. Phillip Connolly RIP, late of Barnacullen, Knockcroghery. Beloved son of . He will be very sadly missed by his parents Mary and John, his dear friend Marie, his aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives, neighbours and many friends. Funeral Arrangements Reposing at Smyth’s Funeral Home, Roscommon on Saturday from 4pm …

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South Roscommon Singers Circle

Sean Mone set for South Roscommon Singers Circle

The next session of the South Roscommon Singers Circle takes place in Murray’s, Knockcroghery, this Saturday, March 4th, from 9pm. The Special Guest on the night will be our old friend Sean Mone from Keady, Co. Armagh. Sean is best known as a singer of self composed songs, mostly humourous – ‘The Transit Van’, ‘Rosie …

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Roscommon Death Notices

Margaret Somers (née Carr) RIP, late of Mote Park

Sunday 26th February, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at Oakwood Nursing Home. Margaret Somers (née Carr) RIP, late of Mote Park, Knockcroghery. Predeceased by her husband John. Margaret will be very sadly missed by her sons Andrew (Manchester), Sean (Knockcroghery) and Gabriel (home), daughters Ann Neilan (Castlecoote), Marian (Castlerea) and Ethna (Galway), …

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St Dominics Scór

St Dominics celebrate All-Ireland win

All-Ireland Scór Champions Congratulations to our newly crowned All-Ireland Scór Champions: Ina, Derabhla, Courtney, Aine, Shane, Lorcan and Karl who brought home the National title in the Leiriu competition on Sunday and to Zoe who was author of the piece. The team had travelled north to Belfast’s Waterfront Hall to contest the 2017 final. The …

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St Dominics Strictly

St Dominics Strictly to be launched this Friday

St Dominics GAA Club is gearing up to take the dancing world by storm as it launches St Dominics Strictly this Friday, February 17th, in Murray’s Bar Knockcroghery at 9pm. The GAA club field teams in all codes, Hurling, Football, Camogie and Ladies Football. Based in a parish noted for its great sense of local …

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