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Teenie Clarke (nee McCormack)

obits_image_11Teenie Clarke (nee McCormack) Larchgrove, Elphin, Co Roscommon. Thursday, June, 22nd at Roscommon University Hospital. Predeceased by her husband Tom. Sadly missed by her family. Reposing at McHugh’s Funeral Home, Strokestown tomorrow (Fri) from five o’clock until eight o’clock. Removal on Saturday to St Catherine’s Church, Killina, to arrive for funeral mass at half past […]

Roscommon’s Centrepoint retail park for sale for €5million

centrepoint-2017Roscommon auctioneer John Earley says he believes the sale of a large property portfolio on the Circular Road in Roscommon town, known locally as the Centrepoint Retail Park, could take place in a very short time. The property for sale includes a total of ten units on the property, three of which are occupied by […]

St Nathy’s College appoints first ever lay principal

st-nathysThe renowned St Nathy’s College in Ballaghaderreen has appointed its first lay principal. The west Roscommon school had been conducting interviews for the position since Father Tomás Surlis departed in February to take a position in Maynooth. At a meeting of the college’s board of management on Monday night, Tuam native Declan Dunne was ratified […]

Allegations of assault, abuse and drug use on Dublin-Galway rail line

railway-station-2017Irish Rail has received allegations of drug-use, assaults and verbal abuse on a Shannonside railway line over the past 18 months. Documents released to Shannonside FM show it has been given with a total of 32 antisocial behaviour complaints relating to the Dublin-Galway line since the beginning of last year.   Many of the complaints […]

Local campaigners slam wind-energy guidelines

wind-turbine-1New draft guidelines for wind energy have received a poor reception from campaigners in the Shannonside region. The new guidelines are due to be written by the end of this year and should be ready for adoption by the planning authorities early in 2018. The guidelines have to have a bigger emphasis on potential noise […]

Saturday Sport interview: Ballinasloes Heather Payne taking soccer world by storm

heather-payne-photo-crop Back in March Last year Ballinasloes Heather Payne was chosen as the FAI Under 16 Women’s International Player of the Year and her career has continued to rise as she was selected in the Republic of Ireland senior squad along with Mohills Dearbhaile Beirne. Manager Colin Bell begins his preparations for the 2019 World Cup […]

Senan Kilbride talks football,yoga and travel

senan-kilbride-jacket-cropSenan Kilbride retired from inter-county duty with Roscommon last December and he’s been reflecting on how he has got on since while in conversation with Shannonside FM. The Saint Brigids player had been a regular on his county side since making his championship debut against Galway in 2008. His last appearance for the county was the […]

Lough Ree RNLI responded to medical emergency yesterday

rnliLough Ree RNLI lifeboat crew responded to a medical emergency on an island in Lough Ree yesterday afternoon. The alarm was raised shortly after 1 pm on behalf on an island resident suspected to have suffered a stroke. The Eric Rowse was launched, and reached the island within minutes. Upon reaching the island, the lifeboat […]

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