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Black Donkey Brewing Ltd

“Our rural setting enables short and quiet commuting distances. Also access to cheaper housing, a safer environment and good schools”. Black Donkey is run by Michaela Dillon and Richard Siberry, who moved back from overseas to set up their company in Roscommon in 2014. Based in Ballinlough, County Roscommon, Black Donkey Brewing produces handcrafted multi-award […]

Harmac Medical Products

“Lack of traffic congestion, affordable housing and high quality of life” are identified as three of the reasons why people are attracted to work in Harmac Medical in Castlerea, County Roscommon according to its MD , Mick McEnroe. Harmac Medical products is a US owned full service contract manufacturer of custom, disposable medical devices. Harmac […]

How Douglas Hyde changed Roscommon

Dubhglas de Híde (Douglas Hyde) (nom de plume “An Craoibhin Aoibhinn”) was the first President of Ireland from 25 June, 1938 to 24 June, 1945. He was born on 17 January 1860, in Castlerea and grew up in Frenchpark, Co. Roscommon. He was Co-founder and First President (1893-1915) of the Gaelic League, the national movement for […]