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Ballaghaderreen commercial property sells for over €600k

HouseA four-unit commercial property in Ballaghaderreen has sold for €625,000. The owner of the property was TKL Duffy Limited, of SuperValu Retail Park in the west Roscommon town, of which local businessman John Duffy is a director. The lot includes a ground and first-floor office and conference centre, currently rented by the Border, Midland and […]

Sale completed of bishop’s palace in west Roscommon

Bishop's palace BalllaghadereenThe sale of the historic bishop’s palace in Ballaghaderreen has been completed. Edmondstown House, a three-storey listed building that was built in 1864, was put on the market in 2011, with an asking price of €750,000. The outgoing Bishop of Achonry, Brendan Kelly, confirms the building has now been sold for an undisclosed sum to […]

Iconic Ballagh shop may close after 200 years

clothesAn iconic shop in Ballaghaderreen could face closure in 2018 after serving the town for more than 200 years. Gallagher’s drapery was run jointly by elderly couple Mary and Michael Gallagher before the latter’s death seven months ago. It was been a feature of Ballaghaderreen since the 1800s when it was a butcher and bar, […]

Ballaghaderreen’s Aurivo factory to be upgraded following large fire

Emergency services attend the fire at the Aurivo milk factory in Ballaghaderreen on Friday night (Photo: Roscommon Fire Service's Twitter account)The Aurivo dairy factory in Ballaghaderreen is set to be upgraded after damage caused by a fire. Last February a blaze broke out in the large silo, or dryer, at the large plant, which is one of the biggest employers in west Roscommon. The company has now lodged a planning application with Roscommon County Council […]

Ten further families set to leave Roscommon EROC this month to start new lives

abbeyfield-hotel-march-2017-1Up to ten refugee families will leave Ballaghaderreen this month to be rehoused elsewhere in the country. There are currently 183 residents in the Abbeyfield Hotel emergency reception and orientation centre after a number of new-borns added to the population over the Christmas. However, this will be reduced to 145 when eight to ten families […]

Ballagh refugees look forward to fun-filled Christmas

EROCMore than 170 Syrian refugees are getting set to celebrate their first Christmas in Ireland in the Abbeyfield Hotel emergency reception and orientation centre in Ballaghaderreen. The refugees have opted to have a traditional Christmas dinner with all the trimmings on Monday with fish and chips for tea, which has become one of their favourite […]

Keadue charity donates €68,000 to local groups

St Asicus Social Services was based in St Ronan's Hall, Keadue (Photo: Google Maps)Four local organisations have benefitted from €68,000 in funding as a result of the winding down a north Roscommon charity. St Asicus Social Services closed last year after being in operation for about 50 years and was replaced by Keadue Social Services. Last night St Asicus held a function in the Bush Hotel in Carrick-on-Shannon […]

Dromod business premises sells for only €65,000

The premises at Dromod that sold for €65,000 comprises a retail unit and apartment overhead (Photo: BidX1)A retail unit and apartment at Dromod has sold for only €65,000 in a BidX1 auction. The 1,200-square-foot property in Clos na Coiste, formerly Walsh Properties, had a guide price of €45,000, but after a bidding war last Thursday, it was purchased for €20,000 more.   Another Shannonside property that featured in the catalogue was […]

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