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#Ballaghaderreen

# ballaghaderreen - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Catherine Corless, Rescue 116 crew and Vera Twomey among People of the Year

The Awards aim to recognise the achievements of the country’s everyday heroes.

# ballaghaderreen - Thursday 12 April, 2018

From The42 'War. Death. My God, what have these children seen?': Football, Roscommon and refugees Speaking Football

'War. Death. My God, what have these children seen?': Football, Roscommon and refugees

In Ballaghaderreen, Adrian Carberry is using an international language to help the local Syrian community integrate.

# ballaghaderreen - Thursday 29 March, 2018

€35k worth of cocaine found hidden inside box of biscuits and coffee in Roscommon

It is believed the drugs originated from Chile.

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 15 January, 2018

'Everyone is shocked' - Roscommon community reels from death of teenager in tragic accident abroad

19-year-old Stephen O’Gara lost his life in a tragic road accident on the island of Lanzarote at the weekend.

# ballaghaderreen - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Eight months on, what do locals think of Roscommon's 'Refugee Hotel'?

A new TV3 documentary hears from locals determined to give the refugees a warm welcome and others who are fearful.

# ballaghaderreen - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Man in his 20s dies in Roscommon crash

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# ballaghaderreen - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

From The42 Roscommon players and management condemn booing of Mayo forward Andy Moran last Sunday Border Man

Roscommon players and management condemn booing of Mayo forward Andy Moran last Sunday

The forward hails from border town Ballaghaderreen.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 28 July, 2017

Monument unveiled in honour of two gardaí killed in 1980 Roscommon bank robbery

The shooting dead of the two young officers shocked the nation at the time.

# ballaghaderreen - Sunday 7 May, 2017

'They're just regular young people like us' - Teens scoop top prize for welcome given to Syrian refugees

A group of teenagers in Ballaghaderreen have won a top prize at the Foróige Citizenship Awards for their efforts at welcoming Syrian refugees to their town.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 14 April, 2017

'A huge shock': Workers at Roscommon cigar factory facing redundancy

Local TD Michael Fitzmaurice said he is “dismayed” at the news.

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 13 March, 2017

Syrian refugees coming to Roscommon will get less than €20-a-week as they await their status

The refugees will be able to claim social welfare if and when they are granted official refugee status.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 10 February, 2017

Roscommon town prepares for refugees by building a wall... of welcome

The announcement that the refugees would be arriving has encouraged donations of books and toys.

# ballaghaderreen - Saturday 14 January, 2017

When Syria comes to Roscommon: 'We can't run to Mass, then say 'you're not welcome''

A disused four-star hotel in the Co Roscommon town is to be turned into an integration centre for (mostly Syrian) refugees.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 6 January, 2017

"An emergency measure" - Ballaghaderreen refugees to eventually be integrated across Ireland

The Abbeyfield Hotel has been selected to house some 240 refugees, mostly of Syrian extraction.

# ballaghaderreen - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Recent champions set to clash after Mayo senior quarter-final draw is made

2015 champions Castlebar Mitchels will take on 2012 kingpins Ballaghaderreen.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 25 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge One Irish pub still celebrated Arthur's Day yesterday To Arthur

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 20 April, 2015

Pics: Dozens of firefighters battle bogland wildfire for twelve hours Roscommon This post contains images

Pics: Dozens of firefighters battle bogland wildfire for twelve hours

The fire was brought under control by midnight last night.

# ballaghaderreen - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

From The42 Will Eamon O'Hara change his tune on managers now that he is one? New Job

Will Eamon O'Hara change his tune on managers now that he is one?

The former Sligo star will manage the 2012 Mayo champions.

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 28 July, 2014

From The42 Castlebar Mitchels entertain Aghamore after Mayo SFC quarter final draw Last 8

Castlebar Mitchels entertain Aghamore after Mayo SFC quarter final draw

This year’s beaten club finalists will face Garrymore or Charlestown in the last four if they are victorious.

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 26 November, 2012

From The42 St Brigid's reign supreme in Connacht again Winning Habit

St Brigid's reign supreme in Connacht again

For the fourth time in the last seven years, the Roscommon club were crowned champions in the western province.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 23 November, 2012

From The42 Battle of the Rossies as Brigid's meet Ballaghaderreen in Connacht final Forecast

Battle of the Rossies as Brigid's meet Ballaghaderreen in Connacht final

Here’s your guide to Sunday’s unique club decider in the western province as county border lines are blurred.

# ballaghaderreen - Thursday 22 November, 2012

From The42 TV guide: here’s the live GAA action coming up on TG4 this weekend Telly Box

TV guide: here’s the live GAA action coming up on TG4 this weekend

It’s reaching the business end of the provincial club championships.

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 12 November, 2012

From The42 St Brigid's and Ballaghaderreen set for meeting in Connacht decider Progress

St Brigid's and Ballaghaderreen set for meeting in Connacht decider

In a busy weekend of GAA club action in the western province, there were senior football semi-finals, the intermediate football final and the junior football and hurling finals.

# ballaghaderreen - Saturday 10 November, 2012

From The42 Salthill and Brigid's face off in Connacht showdown Football Battles

Salthill and Brigid's face off in Connacht showdown

Ballaghaderreen and Curry meet in the other Connacht semi-final, Crossmaglen Rangers make their 2012 provincial bow in Ulster while the replay of the Waterford final also takes place.

# ballaghaderreen - Thursday 25 October, 2012

From The42 2012 Connacht Club SFC team-by-team guide Seeking Silverware

2012 Connacht Club SFC team-by-team guide

Here’s a look at the five teams in contention for this year’s senior club football crown in the western province ahead of the opening clash next Sunday in Kiltoom.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 21 September, 2012

Reilly defends decision to consider constituency towns for new health units

James Reilly added Swords and Balbriggan – both in his constituency – to a list of venues being considered for primary care centres.