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# ballaghaderreen - Monday 18 January, 2021

Mayo legend Andy Moran takes first major step into management
# Home Comforts
From The42
# Home Comforts

Mayo legend Andy Moran takes first major step into management

Updated Jan 18th 2021, 8:17 PM 55,813 Views 11 Comments

The 2017 Footballer of the Year takes charge of his native Ballaghaderreen.

# ballaghaderreen - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Mayo's All-Ireland and Connacht winning manager steps down after five years in charge
# Mike Solan
From The42
# Mike Solan

Mayo's All-Ireland and Connacht winning manager steps down after five years in charge

Oct 11th 2020, 9:31 PM 16,817 Views 0 Comments

Mike Solan guided Mayo to All-Ireland U21 glory in 2016 against Cork.

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 13 July, 2020

Missing 23-month-old girl and her father found safe and well by Roscommon gardaí
# Located
# Located

Missing 23-month-old girl and her father found safe and well by Roscommon gardaí

Updated Jul 13th 2020, 1:45 PM 86,069 Views 0 Comments

Jasmine Arshad and her father Shiraz Arshad were missing but have since been found.

# ballaghaderreen - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Cillian O’Connor influential as Ballintubber claim fifth Mayo title since 2010
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Cillian O’Connor influential as Ballintubber claim fifth Mayo title since 2010

Oct 19th 2019, 9:11 PM 9,674 Views 2 Comments

Their expertise at closing out a game when it matters came to the fore.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 18 October, 2019

'My seven-year-old wears socks up to the knee because that's Andy Moran's trademark'
# Club Legend
From The42
# Club Legend

'My seven-year-old wears socks up to the knee because that's Andy Moran's trademark'

Oct 18th 2019, 2:58 PM 9,492 Views 3 Comments

Ballaghaderreen’s Con Moynihan discusses Moran’s impact on the club and his own collection of over 1,200 GAA match programmes.

# ballaghaderreen - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Ballagh knock out Castlebar to book spot in Mayo senior football decider
# Final Bound
From The42
# Final Bound

Ballagh knock out Castlebar to book spot in Mayo senior football decider

Oct 6th 2019, 5:04 PM 18,473 Views 2 Comments

It’ll be a repeat of the 2012 county final this year in Mayo.

# ballaghaderreen - Sunday 15 April, 2018

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

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

Apr 15th 2018, 9:33 PM 25,082 Views 13 Comments

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

# ballaghaderreen - Thursday 12 April, 2018

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

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

Apr 12th 2018, 9:46 PM 19,115 Views 29 Comments

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
# Ballaghaderreen
# Ballaghaderreen

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

Mar 29th 2018, 6:23 PM 36,360 Views 48 Comments

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
# Ballaghaderreen
# Ballaghaderreen

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

Jan 15th 2018, 4:14 PM 51,646 Views 3 Comments

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'?
# Ballaghaderreen
# Ballaghaderreen

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

Nov 2nd 2017, 6:30 AM 58,219 Views 128 Comments

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
# Ballaghaderreen
# Ballaghaderreen

Man in his 20s dies in Roscommon crash

Sep 17th 2017, 1:09 PM 22,167 Views 3 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# ballaghaderreen - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

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

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

Aug 2nd 2017, 10:26 AM 11,526 Views 42 Comments

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
# Ballaghaderreen
# Ballaghaderreen

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

Jul 28th 2017, 10:37 PM 15,927 Views 32 Comments

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
# Ballaghaderreen
# Ballaghaderreen

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

May 7th 2017, 10:00 PM 20,482 Views 29 Comments

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
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

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

Apr 14th 2017, 8:00 AM 30,388 Views 40 Comments

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
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

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

Mar 13th 2017, 8:10 PM 27,354 Views 250 Comments

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
# Ballaghaderreen
# Ballaghaderreen

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

Feb 10th 2017, 4:56 PM 21,615 Views 106 Comments

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''
# Into The West
# Into The West

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

Jan 14th 2017, 12:05 AM 45,139 Views 178 Comments

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
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

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

Jan 6th 2017, 4:48 PM 48,963 Views 309 Comments

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
# Last Eight Showdowns
From The42
# Last Eight Showdowns

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

Oct 9th 2016, 5:25 PM 6,682 Views 1 Comment

2015 champions Castlebar Mitchels will take on 2012 kingpins Ballaghaderreen.

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 25 September, 2015

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

One Irish pub still celebrated Arthur's Day yesterday

Sep 25th 2015, 7:27 AM 3,434 Views 0 Comments

CHANCERS!

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 20 April, 2015

Pics: Dozens of firefighters battle bogland wildfire for twelve hours
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Pics: Dozens of firefighters battle bogland wildfire for twelve hours

Apr 20th 2015, 1:54 PM 11,577 Views 9 Comments

The fire was brought under control by midnight last night.

# ballaghaderreen - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

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

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

Dec 23rd 2014, 11:07 AM 6,356 Views 1 Comment

The former Sligo star will manage the 2012 Mayo champions.

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 28 July, 2014

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

Castlebar Mitchels entertain Aghamore after Mayo SFC quarter final draw

Jul 28th 2014, 9:04 PM 4,467 Views 2 Comments

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

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 26 November, 2012

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

St Brigid's reign supreme in Connacht again

Nov 26th 2012, 10:05 AM 1,261 Views 0 Comments

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

# ballaghaderreen - Friday 23 November, 2012

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

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

Nov 23rd 2012, 9:30 AM 1,653 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 22nd 2012, 9:00 AM 1,035 Views 0 Comments

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

# ballaghaderreen - Monday 12 November, 2012

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

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

Nov 12th 2012, 10:24 AM 1,127 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Salthill and Brigid's face off in Connacht showdown

Nov 10th 2012, 11:56 AM 996 Views 0 Comments

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

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

2012 Connacht Club SFC team-by-team guide

Oct 25th 2012, 10:00 AM 2,255 Views 2 Comments

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
# Primary Care
# Primary Care

Reilly defends decision to consider constituency towns for new health units

Sep 21st 2012, 2:11 PM 6,141 Views 60 Comments

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