Paschal Fitzmaurice - About Leitrim | About Leitrim

Posts Tagged ‘Paschal Fitzmaurice’

Paschal Fitzmaurice may enter Fianna Fáil election race

Paschal Fitzmaurice, right, topped the poll in the Roscommon Municipal District in the 2014 local elections (Photo: Paschal Fitzmaurice's Facebook page)Castlerea-based councillor Paschal Fitzmaurice is seriously considering contesting Fianna Fáil’s general election selection convention for the Roscommon-Galway constituency later this month. The party will close nominations tomorrow evening and so far there are four declared candidates – Deputy Eugene Murphy and councillors Orla Leyden, John Keogh and Michael Connolly, from Moylough. However, Ballintubber newcomer Sean […]

Castlerea mental-health facility transferred to childcare services

Knockroe House in Castlerea closed as a mental-health facility last year (Photo: Google Maps)  It’s being claimed a former mental-health service in Castlerea has been handed over to childcare services. Knockroe House was a 14-bed community residence for psychiatric patients, but closed last year. The minutes of internal HSE meetings had previously suggested it would become a resource centre for the mental-health service, amalgamating Ballaghaderreen and Castlerea day […]

‘Boil water’ notice lifted for 3,500 Roscommon people

waterResidents in west Roscommon got an early Christmas present from Irish Water today, with the news they are finally free to use the water from their taps without boiling it. Almost 3,500 people in the Ballinlough area have been subject to a ‘boil water’ notice since January 2016 when cryptosporidium was detected in the supply. […]

Planning sought for €300k development at Castlerea pool

playgroundThe planning process has begun on a €300,000 development at Castlerea swimming pool. There’s an existing playground at the facility, but Roscommon County Council intends extending it and developing a car park. It has lodged a Part 8 planning application, meaning local councillors will decide whether to grant permission. They’re due to make a decision […]

Skip to toolbar