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Council: Industrial action off

Council: Industrial action off

May 19, 2016 by Eoghan Young-Murphy

The industrial action involving around 150 staff of Roscommon County Council was called off on Wednesday after both sides agreed to mediation with the...

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‘No threat’ to services in Portiuncula – Deputy Murphy

‘No threat’ to services in Portiuncula…

May 19, 2016 by Paul Healy

Fianna Fail TD Deputy Eugene Murphy, right, says he has received assurances that there is no threat to maternity services or the Emergency Department...

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Local man’s 93-mile kayaking trip in aid of cancer research

Local man’s 93-mile kayaking trip in a…

May 19, 2016 by Dan Dooner

Patrick ‘Junior’ Hannon called into Roscommon People offices earlier this week and spoke about his upcoming kayaking trip to Limerick in aid of Cancer...

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Lifestyle

‘Hello – how can we change your life today?’

‘Hello – how can we change your life today?’

We at Eden Skin and Laser Clinic are delighted to introduce to you our amazing wedding packages suitable of every member of the bridal party.   We have put these...

Sport

Purcell back for Leitrim encounter

Purcell back for Leitrim encounter

Joint Roscommon manager, Fergal O’Donnell, has said Sunday’s game against Leitrim is an opportunity to move on from the close shave in New York.              He also provided an injury...

Property

Offers in excess of €80,000 sought for Castlecoote property

Offers in excess of €80,000 sought for Castlecoote property

John Earley, FIPAV of Property Partners Earley, Roscommon is this week inviting offers above €80,000 for a highly attractive three-bedroomed detached bungalow residence of approximately 1,600 square feet standing...

Farming

O’Beirne loses out in Connacht chair bid

O’Beirne loses out in Connacht chair bid

Strokestown’s John O’Beirne has expressed disappointment after his campaign to become the new Connacht chairman of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) failed.   The former chairman of Roscommon IFA had...

Frankly Speaking

Road tragedy that puts spotlight on long working hours

On 17th of January, 2014, 64-year-old Anthony Handley was driving his SUV in Balbriggan, Dublin, when it suddenly veered across a busy road and careered into 31-year-old Olivia Dunne...

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From the kitchen table

Epidemic with the exotic name that’s threatening our young…

It’s a worrying fact that New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) have become a feature of rural life in Ireland.   Yes readers, statistics have shown that worried, hard-working, drug treatment...

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Paul Healy's Week

Paul Healy's Week - 20th May

Paul Healy on Lucinda’s journey into the wilderness; ‘Cricket alert’ as English soccer season ends; thoughts on the first ‘Sunday Game’ of 2016…and new politics with Finian, his fags and...

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