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#Roscommon

# roscommon - Monday 23 May, 2022

Taoiseach says Oireachtas members sleeping in cars due to hotel shortage isn't 'widespread'
# Dublin Booked Up
# Dublin Booked Up

Taoiseach says Oireachtas members sleeping in cars due to hotel shortage isn't 'widespread'

May 23rd 2022, 4:08 PM 30,510 Views 34 Comments

A Fianna Fáil senator said that he has had to sleep in his car twice and that other politicians have the same problem.

# roscommon - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Roscommon ease into Connacht final after 12-point win in Sligo
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Roscommon ease into Connacht final after 12-point win in Sligo

Updated Apr 30th 2022, 8:55 PM 11,197 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Westmeath saw off Longford to advance to the Leinster semi-finals and Tipperary prevailed in Munster.

# roscommon - Monday 18 April, 2022

'He was a gift to the world' - Tributes paid to Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee at their funeral masses
# Requiem Mass
# Requiem Mass

'He was a gift to the world' - Tributes paid to Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee at their funeral masses

Apr 18th 2022, 2:54 PM 22,712 Views 0 Comments

Aidan Moffitt was laid to rest in his native Roscommon while Michael Snee’s funeral mass took place in Sligo.

# roscommon - Sunday 3 April, 2022

Stunning late Murtagh goal hands Division 2 title to Roscommon
# Rossies Rule
From The42
# Rossies Rule

Stunning late Murtagh goal hands Division 2 title to Roscommon

Apr 3rd 2022, 3:33 PM 24,338 Views 7 Comments

Galway were unable to complete their second-half comeback mission in Croke Park.

# roscommon - Friday 1 April, 2022

No Shane Walsh as Galway name team for league final against Roscommon
# Teamsheet
From The42
# Teamsheet

No Shane Walsh as Galway name team for league final against Roscommon

Apr 1st 2022, 10:07 AM 11,860 Views 0 Comments

Pádraic Joyce rings the changes ahead of Sunday’s Division 2 decider in Croke Park.

# roscommon - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Roscommon secure five-point win and promotion to set up rematch in league final
# Hyde Park
From The42
# Hyde Park

Roscommon secure five-point win and promotion to set up rematch in league final

Mar 27th 2022, 4:04 PM 9,624 Views 10 Comments

The result sees Roscommon progress to face Galway in Croke Park next Sunday.

# roscommon - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Kildare hit 0-24 in win and Roscommon boost promotion hopes with latest victory
# Around The Grounds
From The42
# Around The Grounds

Kildare hit 0-24 in win and Roscommon boost promotion hopes with latest victory

Mar 20th 2022, 6:01 PM 13,374 Views 4 Comments

Meath defeated Clare elsewhere in Division 2 this afternoon.

# roscommon - Sunday 13 March, 2022

18 cards dished out as Roscommon and Derry share the spoils at the Hyde
# Report
From The42
# Report

18 cards dished out as Roscommon and Derry share the spoils at the Hyde

Mar 13th 2022, 5:00 PM 9,548 Views 1 Comment

The Division 2 clash finished 0-12 a-piece.

# roscommon - Saturday 26 February, 2022

Roscommon go top of Division 2, Kerry and Kildare sides to meet in Hogan Cup final
# GAA Wrap
From The42
# GAA Wrap

Roscommon go top of Division 2, Kerry and Kildare sides to meet in Hogan Cup final

Feb 26th 2022, 9:22 PM 11,388 Views 0 Comments

Limerick and Tipperary also claimed important football league wins today.

# roscommon - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Late Clare rally secures draw against Roscommon
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Late Clare rally secures draw against Roscommon

Feb 20th 2022, 4:45 PM 8,249 Views 1 Comment

The visitors finished with the final three points via Keelan Sexton, Eoin Cleary and David Tubridy.

# roscommon - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Smith brothers score 1-9 as Roscommon prove too strong at home to Cork
# Rossies
From The42
# Rossies

Smith brothers score 1-9 as Roscommon prove too strong at home to Cork

Jan 30th 2022, 5:04 PM 13,209 Views 3 Comments

Six points separated the teams at Dr Hyde Park.

# roscommon - Friday 28 January, 2022

Court continues stay on construction of controversial Roscommon flood relief scheme
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Court continues stay on construction of controversial Roscommon flood relief scheme

Jan 28th 2022, 7:08 PM 12,128 Views 0 Comments

FIE has challenged the council’s plans to construct a 3km pipeline, designed to take water from Lough Funshinagh.

# roscommon - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

The world-class Irish internationals and the Ballinasloe ties that bind
# Reeling In The Years
From The42
# Reeling In The Years

The world-class Irish internationals and the Ballinasloe ties that bind

Jan 26th 2022, 5:21 PM 17,165 Views 1 Comment

Heather Payne, Beibhinn Parsons and many more stars in the same age bracket have crossed paths in the sporting hotspot on the Galway/Roscommon border.

# roscommon - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Egyptian vulture spotted in Co Roscommon
# Lough Rea
# Lough Rea

Egyptian vulture spotted in Co Roscommon

Jan 1st 2022, 5:10 PM 55,725 Views 38 Comments

The male bird was first observed yesterday morning by the National Parks and Wildlife Services warden.

# roscommon - Friday 10 December, 2021

Appeal for witnesses after woman struck by van in Roscommon
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

Appeal for witnesses after woman struck by van in Roscommon

Dec 10th 2021, 2:09 PM 10,287 Views 0 Comments

The woman was seriously injured and is being treated at Beaumont Hospital.

# roscommon - Saturday 6 November, 2021

Biden sends best wishes to Roscommon palliative care facility
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Biden sends best wishes to Roscommon palliative care facility

Nov 6th 2021, 1:54 PM 42,074 Views 13 Comments

Biden had supported the work of a fundraising group in Roscommon.

# roscommon - Sunday 31 October, 2021

After 57-year title wait, Padraig Pearses land second Roscommon crown in three seasons
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

After 57-year title wait, Padraig Pearses land second Roscommon crown in three seasons

Oct 31st 2021, 4:51 PM 6,507 Views 4 Comments

A 2-8 to 0-11 success was secured over Clann na nGael today.

# roscommon - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

All-Ireland champions Offaly lead the way as 8 counties honoured in U20 football awards
# Keep The Faith
From The42
# Keep The Faith

All-Ireland champions Offaly lead the way as 8 counties honoured in U20 football awards

Sep 1st 2021, 3:52 PM 6,377 Views 2 Comments

Jack Bryant has been chosen as Footballer of the Year.

# roscommon - Friday 13 August, 2021

Over 1,600-year-old wooden pagan idol found in Roscommon bog
# The Gortnacrannagh Idol
# The Gortnacrannagh Idol

Over 1,600-year-old wooden pagan idol found in Roscommon bog

Aug 13th 2021, 9:41 PM 91,574 Views 66 Comments

The ‘pre-St Patrick’ pagan idol is the largest of just a dozen idols found in Ireland to date.

High Court makes orders temporarily halting work on Co Roscommon flood relief scheme
# Court
# Court

High Court makes orders temporarily halting work on Co Roscommon flood relief scheme

Aug 13th 2021, 1:53 PM 16,841 Views 0 Comments

The stay is to remain in place until the matter returns before the court later this month.

# roscommon - Sunday 1 August, 2021

Managerial changes begin as Déise boss steps down and Roscommon on hunt for O'Hora's successor
# Ladies Football
From The42
# Ladies Football

Managerial changes begin as Déise boss steps down and Roscommon on hunt for O'Hora's successor

Aug 1st 2021, 8:43 PM 10,730 Views 0 Comments

Ciaran Curran finished up as Waterford manager after their All-Ireland quarter-final defeat to Cork.

# roscommon - Friday 30 July, 2021

Man (20s) dies in single vehicle crash in Roscommon
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Man (20s) dies in single vehicle crash in Roscommon

Jul 30th 2021, 11:01 PM 36,027 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

# roscommon - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Roscommon crowned Connacht U20 champions after impressive win over Mayo
# Oh To Be A Rossie
From The42
# Oh To Be A Rossie

Roscommon crowned Connacht U20 champions after impressive win over Mayo

Updated Jul 21st 2021, 10:45 PM 12,705 Views 7 Comments

The Rossies were 2-11 to 1-7 winners at MacHale Park.

# roscommon - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Man arrested after €592k worth of suspected cannabis seized during raid in Co Roscommon
# Frenchpark
# Frenchpark

Man arrested after €592k worth of suspected cannabis seized during raid in Co Roscommon

Jun 16th 2021, 9:26 PM 21,152 Views 32 Comments

The search was carried out at 3.30pm today by the Roscommon and Longford Divisional Drugs Unit.

# roscommon - Sunday 13 June, 2021

McCarron hits brilliant winner as Monaghan relegate Galway and Armagh retain Divsion 1 status
# Top Flight
From The42
# Top Flight

McCarron hits brilliant winner as Monaghan relegate Galway and Armagh retain Divsion 1 status

Jun 13th 2021, 7:03 PM 9,976 Views 4 Comments

Roscommon were also relegated to Division 2 this afternoon.

# roscommon - Wednesday 9 June, 2021

€200m project approved to replace 'one of the worst sections of primary road in the country'
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

€200m project approved to replace 'one of the worst sections of primary road in the country'

Jun 9th 2021, 3:19 PM 27,689 Views 12 Comments

Cabinet approved construction on a new single carriageway across Roscommon today.

# roscommon - Saturday 29 May, 2021

Dublin and Roscommon change it up in teams named for Division 1 clashes
# Teamsheets
From The42
# Teamsheets

Dublin and Roscommon change it up in teams named for Division 1 clashes

May 29th 2021, 1:36 PM 9,834 Views 4 Comments

Dublin travel to Galway tomorrow while Roscommon entertain Kerry.

# roscommon - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Walsh top scorer as Galway respond to Kerry beating with win over Roscommon
# Tribesmen
From The42
# Tribesmen

Walsh top scorer as Galway respond to Kerry beating with win over Roscommon

May 23rd 2021, 4:00 PM 8,005 Views 2 Comments

Shane Walsh top-scored for the Tribesmen with seven points.

Man charged after gardaí seize €77,000 worth of cannabis in Roscommon
# Castleplunket
# Castleplunket

Man charged after gardaí seize €77,000 worth of cannabis in Roscommon

May 23rd 2021, 11:26 AM 10,642 Views 0 Comments

During the course of a search, gardaí discovered a “sophisticated” cannabis growhouse.

# roscommon - Saturday 22 May, 2021

Gardaí seize €77,000 worth of suspected cannabis from 'sophisticated growhouse'
# Arrest
# Arrest

Gardaí seize €77,000 worth of suspected cannabis from 'sophisticated growhouse'

Updated May 22nd 2021, 6:46 PM 40,502 Views 71 Comments

The cannabis was found at a property in Roscommon.

# roscommon - Thursday 13 May, 2021

Witness appeal as man and woman found dead in Co Roscommon house fire
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Witness appeal as man and woman found dead in Co Roscommon house fire

Updated May 13th 2021, 1:20 PM 32,051 Views 3 Comments

The house fire broke out at Gurth in Ballinasloe at around 2am this morning.

# roscommon - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Champions Mayo to face Sligo in opener as Connacht senior fixtures released
# Go West
From The42
# Go West

Champions Mayo to face Sligo in opener as Connacht senior fixtures released

May 4th 2021, 4:42 PM 8,325 Views 1 Comment

The game has been fixed for Saturday 26 June.

# roscommon - Monday 19 April, 2021

Reigning champions Mayo to face Sligo after Connacht football championship draw made
# Out Of The Hat
From The42
# Out Of The Hat

Reigning champions Mayo to face Sligo after Connacht football championship draw made

Apr 19th 2021, 7:04 PM 7,090 Views 6 Comments

The winners meet Leitrim in the semi-final, with Galway and Roscommon going head-to-head in the other.

# roscommon - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Men jailed over failure to stay away from Roscommon farm seek release from prison
# Courts
# Courts

Men jailed over failure to stay away from Roscommon farm seek release from prison

Apr 15th 2021, 10:00 PM 31,271 Views 0 Comments

The case has been heard before the High Court.

# roscommon - Monday 5 April, 2021

Man arrested after gardaí uncover 'sophisticated cannabis grow house'
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Man arrested after gardaí uncover 'sophisticated cannabis grow house'

Apr 5th 2021, 7:35 PM 46,272 Views 33 Comments

€124,000 worth of cannabis herb was seized during the search in Co Roscommon today.

# roscommon - Monday 8 March, 2021

Man (30s) dies after car collides with lorry in Roscommon
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Man (30s) dies after car collides with lorry in Roscommon

Mar 8th 2021, 3:54 PM 18,926 Views 1 Comment

The crash occurred this morning.

# roscommon - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Man arrested as gardaí seize cocaine and cannabis herb in Roscommon
# Search
# Search

Man arrested as gardaí seize cocaine and cannabis herb in Roscommon

Feb 27th 2021, 12:03 PM 20,692 Views 25 Comments

Gardaí seized an estimated €123,000 of cocaine and cannabis herb last night.

# roscommon - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Gardaí seek help locating man missing from Roscommon for almost two weeks
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Gardaí seek help locating man missing from Roscommon for almost two weeks

Jan 27th 2021, 9:21 PM 28,098 Views 4 Comments

Sean Spellman left his family home in Taughmaconnell on 16 January.

# roscommon - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

Cunningham looks to former Carlow coach Poacher to bolster Roscommon backroom team
# Rossies Rising
From The42
# Rossies Rising

Cunningham looks to former Carlow coach Poacher to bolster Roscommon backroom team

Jan 13th 2021, 11:47 PM 7,890 Views 4 Comments

The Down man joins the Rossies’ set-up for 2021.

# roscommon - Friday 11 December, 2020

Woman (50s) dies after being struck by vehicle on N5 in Co Roscommon
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Woman (50s) dies after being struck by vehicle on N5 in Co Roscommon

Dec 11th 2020, 10:07 PM 19,228 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí said that the driver of the vehicle, a woman aged in her 60s, was uninjured.

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