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# 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 55,596 Views 37 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 10,260 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 42,014 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 6,452 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 6,264 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 91,305 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 16,821 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 10,718 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 35,980 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 12,302 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 21,105 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 9,864 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 27,195 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 9,792 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 7,983 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 10,632 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 40,488 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 32,022 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 8,308 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 7,060 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 31,238 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 46,208 Views 32 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 18,904 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 20,675 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 28,060 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 7,857 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 19,220 Views 4 Comments

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

# roscommon - Friday 4 December, 2020

Woman (50s) dies in fatal road collision in Co Roscommon
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Woman (50s) dies in fatal road collision in Co Roscommon

Dec 4th 2020, 12:42 PM 25,646 Views 0 Comments

Three people have been taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# roscommon - Saturday 28 November, 2020

Man (60s) killed in house fire in Co Roscommon
# Ballyleague
# Ballyleague

Man (60s) killed in house fire in Co Roscommon

Nov 28th 2020, 8:02 AM 17,492 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened at a house in Ballyleague shortly before midnight.

Third man jailed after he declined to comply with request to stay away from controversial Roscommon farm
# Courts
# Courts

Third man jailed after he declined to comply with request to stay away from controversial Roscommon farm

Nov 28th 2020, 12:17 AM 25,714 Views 0 Comments

The farm was the scene of an eviction in 2018.

# roscommon - Thursday 26 November, 2020

Two men remain in prison over refusal to comply with orders to stay away from controversial Roscommon farm
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Two men remain in prison over refusal to comply with orders to stay away from controversial Roscommon farm

Nov 26th 2020, 5:43 PM 19,094 Views 0 Comments

Michael Anthony McGann, who owns the property, and retired garda Kevin Taylor were remanded in custody yesterday.

# roscommon - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Men remanded in custody over failure to vacate controversial Roscommon farm
# High Court
# High Court

Men remanded in custody over failure to vacate controversial Roscommon farm

Nov 25th 2020, 7:14 PM 22,022 Views 0 Comments

The judge urged both men to get legal advice.

# roscommon - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Anthony Cunningham is staying on with the Roscommon footballers
# Two More Years
From The42
# Two More Years

Anthony Cunningham is staying on with the Roscommon footballers

Nov 24th 2020, 10:04 AM 4,607 Views 3 Comments

The former Galway hurling boss will remain in charge until 2022.

# roscommon - Friday 6 November, 2020

Judge orders arrest of persons occupying controversial repossessed farm
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Judge orders arrest of persons occupying controversial repossessed farm

Nov 6th 2020, 5:13 PM 37,966 Views 0 Comments

The judge said it was clear that individuals were engaged in “a consorted effort to undermine an order of the High Court”.

Mayo and Roscommon name teams for Sunday showdown From The42

Mayo and Roscommon name teams for Sunday showdown

Nov 6th 2020, 1:29 PM 17,041 Views 6 Comments

Chris Barrett and Diarmuid O’Connor return to Mayo’s starting XV.

# roscommon - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Controversial Roscommon farm still occupied by several persons, bank claims
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Controversial Roscommon farm still occupied by several persons, bank claims

Nov 3rd 2020, 4:41 PM 24,300 Views 0 Comments

The occupation of the property is in direct defiance of orders previously granted by the High Court in favour of KBC.

# roscommon - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Man (30s) dies following collision between truck and car in Co Roscommon
# Collision
# Collision

Man (30s) dies following collision between truck and car in Co Roscommon

Oct 28th 2020, 8:53 AM 26,008 Views 1 Comment

Forensic collision investigators are carrying out an examination of the scene.

# roscommon - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Smith brothers lead Roscommon to Division 2 crown once again as Cavan dramatically relegated
# Rossies Revival
From The42
# Rossies Revival

Smith brothers lead Roscommon to Division 2 crown once again as Cavan dramatically relegated

Oct 24th 2020, 4:40 PM 10,756 Views 5 Comments

Donie and Enda Smith combined for 1-7 as the Rossies sealed their return to the top flight.

# roscommon - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Male pedestrian (30s) killed in Roscommon road crash
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Male pedestrian (30s) killed in Roscommon road crash

Oct 22nd 2020, 11:04 AM 18,991 Views 2 Comments

It occurred on a stretch of the N5 near Strokestown on the Longford side.

# roscommon - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Roscommon player tests positive for Covid-19 ahead of clash with Cavan
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

Roscommon player tests positive for Covid-19 ahead of clash with Cavan

Oct 21st 2020, 11:03 PM 7,437 Views 2 Comments

The Rossies, who are on the cusp of securing promotion, have committed to playing Saturday’s game.

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