A Proclamation Stone was unveiled in Castlerea yesterday evening, as part of the events to mark the Decade of Centenaries.

Exactly 100 years to the day since the truce was signed in the Irish War of Independence, the Defence Minister Jack Chambers and Castlerea native Colonel Kevin Campion unveiled the proclamation stone outside the Courthouse in Castlerea, to remember those who died in the war, particularly from the south Roscommon brigade.

Local Fianna Fail Councillor Paschal Fitzmaurice organised the ceremony, which also took place on the National Day of Commemoration.....

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