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

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

Apr 12th 2018, 9:46 PM 19,116 Views 29 Comments

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

1 change each as Cavan and Roscommon name teams for Division 2 decider
# Croker Calling
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# Croker Calling

1 change each as Cavan and Roscommon name teams for Division 2 decider

Mar 30th 2018, 4:12 PM 5,616 Views 7 Comments

They’ve both sealed their promotion to the top tier, but there’s national silverware up for grabs in Croke Park.

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

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

Mar 29th 2018, 6:23 PM 36,369 Views 40 Comments

It is believed the drugs originated from Chile.

Roscommon produce strong finish against Cavan to take major step towards promotion
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# Big Result

Roscommon produce strong finish against Cavan to take major step towards promotion

Mar 18th 2018, 4:07 PM 8,672 Views 7 Comments

Ciaráin Murtagh hit five points for Roscommon on the way to victory.

13-year-old girl waited 50 minutes for ambulance after neurological attack
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# Roscommon

13-year-old girl waited 50 minutes for ambulance after neurological attack

Feb 25th 2018, 6:30 AM 45,407 Views 45 Comments

A local TD has said that the air ambulance should have responded to the 999 call.

Big loss for Roscommon as key defender steps away from senior football panel
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# I'll Be Back

Big loss for Roscommon as key defender steps away from senior football panel

Feb 18th 2018, 8:15 PM 18,374 Views 17 Comments

Seán Mullooly will spend 2018 completing college exams and travelling in the United States.

Wins for Armagh and Down as Royals and Rossies can't be separated on dramatic day one
# Down The Divisions
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# Down The Divisions

Wins for Armagh and Down as Royals and Rossies can't be separated on dramatic day one

Jan 28th 2018, 5:46 PM 7,102 Views 1 Comment

A wrap of all of today’s Division 2, 3 and 4 National Football League action.

'It was very, very tight' - McStay admits funding modern GAA teams is a struggle
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# Rossies

'It was very, very tight' - McStay admits funding modern GAA teams is a struggle

Dec 28th 2017, 7:00 AM 8,273 Views 23 Comments

The Rossies boss says it costs an estimated €15,000 per week to turn out the senior team.

A photographer came across this tiny nativity in an old phonebox while passing through Roscommon
# Away In A Phonebox
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# Away In A Phonebox

A photographer came across this tiny nativity in an old phonebox while passing through Roscommon

Dec 23rd 2017, 2:45 PM 62,699 Views 24 Comments

That’s one way of repurposing an old phonebox, we suppose.

A photographer came across this tiny nativity in an old phonebox while passing through Roscommon
# Away In A Phonebox
# Away In A Phonebox

A photographer came across this tiny nativity in an old phonebox while passing through Roscommon

Dec 22nd 2017, 6:05 PM 8,523 Views 0 Comments

Lovely.

Kilbride's Conor Devaney named Roscommon captain for the year ahead
# Reshuffle
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# Reshuffle

Kilbride's Conor Devaney named Roscommon captain for the year ahead

Dec 9th 2017, 9:29 AM 4,432 Views 0 Comments

The Connacht champions have switched up their leader for the defence of their crown.

3 former All-Ireland club winners reunited as part of new St Brigid's management team
# Dream Team
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# Dream Team

3 former All-Ireland club winners reunited as part of new St Brigid's management team

Dec 8th 2017, 3:27 PM 8,053 Views 4 Comments

Frankie Dolan remains in charge for a third year, while he has added Shane Curran and Mark O’Carroll to his backroom team.

Cyclist and motorist killed in separate road collisions in Dublin and Roscommon
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# Fatality

Cyclist and motorist killed in separate road collisions in Dublin and Roscommon

Nov 17th 2017, 4:13 PM 27,542 Views 37 Comments

A male cyclist died in Dublin and a woman in her 90s died in Roscommon.

Some western counties have nearly twice as many gardaí on the streets as those in Leinster - but why?
# Blue Lines
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# Blue Lines

Some western counties have nearly twice as many gardaí on the streets as those in Leinster - but why?

Nov 12th 2017, 4:00 PM 24,790 Views 44 Comments

The spread of gardaí around the country displays a clear imbalance according to new figures.

Man in his 50s dies after car and bus collide in Roscommon
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# Crash

Man in his 50s dies after car and bus collide in Roscommon

Nov 2nd 2017, 5:50 PM 27,586 Views 7 Comments

The driver of the bus sustained minor injuries.

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

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

Nov 2nd 2017, 6:30 AM 58,254 Views 128 Comments

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

Watch: The dejected Roscommon dressing room after suffering All-Ireland quarter-final defeat
# Hard Lines
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# Hard Lines

Watch: The dejected Roscommon dressing room after suffering All-Ireland quarter-final defeat

Oct 20th 2017, 9:39 PM 9,163 Views 0 Comments

Roscommon suffered a heavy defeat to Mayo to bow out of the 2017 championship.

Debate Room: Property tax rates are unfair on those living in South County Dublin
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# Debate

Debate Room: Property tax rates are unfair on those living in South County Dublin

Oct 7th 2017, 8:30 AM 7,761 Views 86 Comments

High and rapidly increasing house prices have meant that Dublin homeowners shoulder a high proportion of the local property tax bill.

Man in his 40s to appear in court over assault that left man (20) still recovering month later
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# Roscommon

Man in his 40s to appear in court over assault that left man (20) still recovering month later

Sep 29th 2017, 3:35 PM 8,936 Views 0 Comments

Two men in their 40s were arrested over the assault this week

Two men arrested in connection with assault that left man still suffering injuries a month later
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# Roscommon

Two men arrested in connection with assault that left man still suffering injuries a month later

Sep 27th 2017, 2:48 PM 11,377 Views 16 Comments

The incident took place last month.

Man in his 20s dies in Roscommon crash
# Ballaghaderreen
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# Ballaghaderreen

Man in his 20s dies in Roscommon crash

Sep 17th 2017, 1:09 PM 22,171 Views 3 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Roscommon mental health services failed to report risk of 'inappropriate sexual behaviour'
# Failings
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# Failings

Roscommon mental health services failed to report risk of 'inappropriate sexual behaviour'

Sep 5th 2017, 7:59 PM 17,037 Views 17 Comments

A report was was commissioned into the services after allegations of sexual exploitation at one of its facilities.

20-year-old man in serious condition following Roscommon stabbing
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# Garda Appeal

20-year-old man in serious condition following Roscommon stabbing

Aug 31st 2017, 9:44 AM 11,803 Views 4 Comments

The man was taken by ambulance to Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe.

Why was this medieval Roscommon village abandoned centuries ago?
# Rindoon
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# Rindoon

Why was this medieval Roscommon village abandoned centuries ago?

Aug 19th 2017, 7:30 AM 39,079 Views 23 Comments

Heritage Week kicks off today, and a talk in Kilkenny on the abandoned medieval village of Rindoon is just one great example of what’s on.

Got an email from Revenue today? Be careful as it could be a scam
# Phishing Scam
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# Phishing Scam

Got an email from Revenue today? Be careful as it could be a scam

Aug 17th 2017, 6:05 AM 14,739 Views 6 Comments

Minister Denis Naughten said people must remain vigilant against cyber criminals.

Garda awarded over €230,000 after quitting work following 'murder' attempt
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# High Speed Car Chase

Garda awarded over €230,000 after quitting work following 'murder' attempt

Aug 15th 2017, 6:29 PM 38,102 Views 74 Comments

It’s one of the highest High Court awards to a garda in the history of the State.

Chris O'Dowd made a sneaky Roscommon GAA joke on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert yesterday
# Chancer
# Chancer

Chris O'Dowd made a sneaky Roscommon GAA joke on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert yesterday

Aug 9th 2017, 2:11 PM 20,025 Views 3 Comments

Hon da Ros.

Some foster carers in Kerry, Galway and Roscommon are not being vetted enough
# Checks
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# Checks

Some foster carers in Kerry, Galway and Roscommon are not being vetted enough

Aug 8th 2017, 4:38 PM 7,392 Views 9 Comments

Two new Hiqa reports have identified a number of shortcomings.

As It Happened: Mayo v Roscommon, All-Ireland SFC quarter-final replay From The42
Live Aug 7th 2017, 1:00 PM

As It Happened: Mayo v Roscommon, All-Ireland SFC quarter-final replay

Poll: who'll come out on top as Roscommon and Mayo face off again?
# Do Over
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# Do Over

Poll: who'll come out on top as Roscommon and Mayo face off again?

Aug 7th 2017, 7:54 AM 9,312 Views 16 Comments

The sides played out a dramatic draw last time out.

Galway teacher fights to stop transfer to another school and says she was 'humiliated'
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# High Court

Galway teacher fights to stop transfer to another school and says she was 'humiliated'

Aug 2nd 2017, 3:09 PM 43,255 Views 0 Comments

The teacher has been at the school for 17 years.

Roscommon GAA fans who were wrongly clamped at train station to receive full refund
# Clampdown
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# Clampdown

Roscommon GAA fans who were wrongly clamped at train station to receive full refund

Jul 31st 2017, 4:09 PM 45,790 Views 36 Comments

Five cars were wrongly clamped over the weekend.

Throw-in time for Mayo and Roscommon replay confirmed by Croke Park
# We Go Again
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# We Go Again

Throw-in time for Mayo and Roscommon replay confirmed by Croke Park

Jul 31st 2017, 12:54 PM 15,464 Views 4 Comments

It’s an early start for those hitting the road from the west.

Player Ratings: how we judged the players as Mayo and Roscommon draw at Croker
# Ratings
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# Ratings

Player Ratings: how we judged the players as Mayo and Roscommon draw at Croker

Jul 30th 2017, 6:05 PM 11,262 Views 5 Comments

There was plenty of action at HQ this afternoon.

This stunning Roscommon goal needs to be watched again and again
# Peach
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# Peach

This stunning Roscommon goal needs to be watched again and again

Jul 30th 2017, 4:57 PM 23,352 Views 24 Comments

Midfielder Fintan Cregg produced a moment of magic in today’s All-Ireland quarter-final against Mayo.

As It Happened: Mayo v Roscommon, All-Ireland senior football quarter-final From The42
Live Jul 30th 2017, 3:15 PM

As It Happened: Mayo v Roscommon, All-Ireland senior football quarter-final

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

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

Jul 28th 2017, 10:37 PM 15,946 Views 34 Comments

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

'Playing quarter-finals in Croke Park is where you want to be in July'
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# Rossies

'Playing quarter-finals in Croke Park is where you want to be in July'

Jul 28th 2017, 8:00 AM 6,655 Views 13 Comments

Enda Smith discusses Roscommon’s Connacht Football Championship final win over Galway and what lies in wait against Mayo this weekend.

HSE boss defends the downgrading of Roscommon Hospital
# SERVICE CUTS
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# SERVICE CUTS

HSE boss defends the downgrading of Roscommon Hospital

Jul 21st 2017, 6:45 AM 10,833 Views 21 Comments

The downgrading of the hospital and the closure of the emergency department polarised the community back in 2011.

'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon
# Tragedy
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# Tragedy

'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon

Jul 19th 2017, 7:19 AM 31,208 Views 20 Comments

Damola Adetosoye got into difficulty while swimming at Harbour View, Termonbarry in Roscommon.