Candlelight Vigil in memory of loved ones lost to Suicide in 2016
Dec31

Candlelight Vigil in memory of loved ones lost to Suicide in 2016

A Candlelight Vigil was held in front of the portcullis at Roscrea Castle this evening with members of the Roscrea and Nenagh community coming together in memorial for people from the town and surrounding network of towns in the midlands who had completed Suicide during 2016. Event organiser Mike Edwards of the Roscrea Men’s Shed, R.C.D.C. and Nenagh Ormond Search Unit gave a brief speech on the subject of suicide and urged the...

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Candlelight Vigil in Roscrea, Saturday Dec 31st @7pm
Dec30

Candlelight Vigil in Roscrea, Saturday Dec 31st @7pm

There will be a candlelight vigil held tomorrow evening Saturday Dec 31st at 7pm at Roscrea Castle / Damer House on Castle Street in Roscrea. The event has been organised by Mike Edwards who is an active member of the Roscrea Men’s Shed, R.C.D.C, Nenagh Ormond Search Unit and various other community based organisations. The candlelight vigil is being held in memory of members of the community who are no longer with us due to...

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Bird Flu discovered in Co Wexford
Dec30

Bird Flu discovered in Co Wexford

A case of Bird Flu has been reported in County Wexford. According to the Department of Agriculture a wild duck was discovered that is contaminated with the H5N8 Avian flu. This particular strain of Avian flu is unlikely to affect the health of humans. The discovery follows on from the discovery of Avian flu on a number of Poultry farms in England. Poultry farmers and small holders are being advised to keep their flocks in to help...

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Fatal crash on M8
Dec30

Fatal crash on M8

Garda forensic collision investigators have concluded their examinations at the scene of the crash and the M8 motorway has fully reopened to traffic. Investigating Gardaí have confirmed that the man who died in the collision was 84 years of age. His body has been removed to Cork University Hospital where a post mortem examination will be held on 31/12/2016. The driver of the van is continuing to recover in hospital. Gardaí are...

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Backbone of local Muintir Na Tire group Mary Collins R.I.P.
Dec30

Backbone of local Muintir Na Tire group Mary Collins R.I.P.

News has come in this morning of the passing of Mary Collins R.I.P. Mary Collins was considered to be the backbone of the local Muintir Na Tire group in Roscrea. Over the last four decades Mary Collins dedicated herself to the Muintir Na tire group, the town of Roscrea and the people within the community of Roscrea. Mary helped to establish the Bingo at the Muintir Na Tire hall and of course the Progressive 25 drive card game on a...

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Guggy’s Grooming Rooms
Dec29

Guggy’s Grooming Rooms

For all the latest local trends in Men’s Grooming visit Guggy O’Brien at Guggy’s Grooming Rooms in Roscrea. 2017 price list as follows Men’s €9 Kid’s €7 OAP’s €7 Appointments can be made via mobile on : 087 359 3071 Or through Instagram at: https://www.instagram.com/guggysgroomingrooms/...

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Fear The Walking Dead season 2
Dec29

Fear The Walking Dead season 2

Okay so after watching season 1 of Fear the Walking Dead and in fairness to the series it did offer more of a look in to the outbreak scenario of the zombie apocalypse than the Walking Dead did. I am a huge fan of the original Walking Dead series of course taking into account that it really is just one big long speech from Rick along the lines of “There comes a time in a man’s life…..” Season 2 of Fear The...

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Gotham Season 1 at Movietime
Dec28

Gotham Season 1 at Movietime

New in the Local Deals section of www.thefinest.ie we will bring you a few suggestions on recent releases which provide excellent entertainment. Gotham season 1….for those of you who have not watched it yet, this box-set features 24, yes 24 episodes of Gotham!   Follow the story of Bruce Wayne as a child prior to his years as Batman based on the graphic novel and comic book series by DC Comics, told through the story of...

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