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Man taken to hospital after Castlerea crash

castlerea-2-anA man was taken to Sligo hospital last night after a road traffic incident in Co Roscommon. It’s understood two cars were involved in a collision on Main Street in Castlerea around half past eight last night. Emergency services attended the scene, and the man was taken from the scene by ambulance. There are no […]

PODCAST: The Man With The Golden Trumpet

trumpetThe Man With The Golden Trumpet joined Joe Finnegan in studio this week for a chat about his incredible 60 years in show business! Johnny Carroll from Castlerea started playing and touring when he was only 13 years of age.

Roscommon GP defends €400k medical-card payments

Dr Greg Kelly, of the Kelly-Henry Medical Centre, is defending the costs paid to GP in medical-card paymentsA Castlerea GP has defended the large payments Shannonside doctors received for medical-card patients last year. New figures show GPs in Longford, Leitrim and Roscommon received a total of €39 million under the General Medical Services scheme in 2016. One doctor received more than €550,000 and 15 local GPs got more than €400,000 last year. […]

Official opening of An Chistin will take place this afternoon

Money-2016The official opening of Castlerea’s new food hub, called An Chistin, will take place this afternoon. A total of €500,000 of state funding has been allocated for the project, which includes a professional training and community kitchen. It’s based in the Hub in the town, which Enterprise Castlerea recently purchased from local businessman John Murphy. […]

Planning given to convert well-known Roscommon post office into Indian restaurant

There are plans to turn the Castlerea post office building into an Indian restaurant (Photo: Google Maps)Roscommon County Council has given planning permission for the historic post-office building in Castlerea to be turned into an Indian restaurant. The food outlet is set to open in the next year and will employ about five people.   The listed building in Main Street was a post office from 1911 until last December, before […]

BREAKING: Man allegedly stabbed in Ballaghaderreen

garda-car-2017Gardaí are investigating an alleged stabbing incident in Ballaghaderreen in which a man in his late 30s was injured. It happened on Wednesday night at 8.30pm at Kilcolman Road. The injured man was taken to Castlebar General Hospital where his condition in unknown. The investigation is ongoing and Gardai at Castlerea are appealing for witnesses […]

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