Saturday, July 22, 2017

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3 time European champion Moate’s Joe Ward Commits to 2020 Olympic games

Joe Ward has committed himself to boxing at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.  The three-time European champion has rebuffed interest from the professional...

FAI and Athlone Town have released Statements on ongoing investigation

  The FAI have brought charges against members of Athlone Town following theirinvestigation into the club - on the back of a UEFA report about...

Robbie Henshaw hoping to return within 12 weeks

Athlone's Robbie Henshaw is hoping to be back on the rugby field within 12-weeks.  The Ireland and Leinster centre had his Lions Tour cut...

CLAASEN AND McCARTHY TEAM UP TO COACH BUCCANEERS

Darin Claasen and Mike McCarthy have been unveiled as the coaching duo in charge of Buccaneers as the Athlone club gears up for life...

Dolan stands over his Sunday Game comments

The former Westmeath inter county footballer, Dessie Dolan is standing over the comments he made last weekend about how Pat Spillane handled the Diarmuid...

Robbie Henshaws Lions tour looks to be over

Buccaneers man Robbie Henshaw had a scan on his shoulder injury in Wellington today and although the Lions are waiting on the final results...

Westmeath’s Dessie Dolan will be inducted into the Leinster GAA Hall of Fame at...

  The Garrycastle hero will be presented with a special award by Leinster GAA Chairman Jim Bolger, at half time in this weekend's Westmeath — Dublin...

Ward hoping for medal

Joe Ward will have a chance to win a third European gold medal today. The Moate southpaw advanced to the light-heavyweight decider, where he'll face...

Gallant Westmeath performance just not enough to beat The Cats

Kilkenny are through to the 2017 Leinster U21 hurling championship final after seeing off a Westmeath team who really gave the Cats a test. The...

Henshaw says there’s plenty to stay motivated for

The British and Irish Lions will take on the All Blacks in Auckland - with a final warm up match against the Chiefs to...
Thomas Ashe

Ballinalee to remember Thomas Ashe with series of events today

A number of special events to remember one of Ireland's greatest ever patriots are taking place in Ballinalee in Longford today One hundred years after...

Demola lived life to the full and gave us 17 golden years of memories

The funeral mass for a young Longford teenager has been told that Demola lived life to the full and that; "Death is not the...

Excavation results on show at Ballintubber Castle

People with an interest in history are being invited to attend guided tours of Ballintubber Caste in Co Roscommon this afternoon. There will also be...

Anne Wall

Anne Wall Silkwood, Strandhill Road, Sligo and formerly Ballygar, Co Galway. Friday July 21st Wife of Kevin Molloy. Reposing at her residence tomorrow evening (Sun) from four...

Seán Monaghan (Retired Garda)

Seán Monaghan (Retired Garda) Kilrooskey, Co Roscommon. Saturday July 22nd peacefully at Roscommon University Hospital. Reposing at Smyth’s Funeral Home, Roscommon on (Mon) evening from half past...

Damien Kenny

Damien Kenny Cappaleitra, Oldtown, Athlone. Thursday July 20th Reposing at Grenham’s Funeral Home, Balinasloe tomorrow evening (Sat) from half past five with Removal at half past eight to...

Podcast: Liam Tierney previews the Longford senior football championship on Sunday Sport

The Longford senior football championship got underway over the weekend with two matches in Group three with Saint Mary’s Granard defeating Saint Brigids Kilashee...

PODCAST: The JF Show Panel 14th July 2017

Discussing the big news stories of the week with Joe today were Fine Gael Senator Gabrielle McFadden from Athlone; Independent Cllr Des Guckian from Dromod...
Mohammed Aslam

PODCAST: Successful Roscommon-based Pakistani developer Mohammad Aslam discusses his life in business

A successful Pakistani developer has recently come to live in Roscommon and he has a number of exciting business plans for the region. Mohammed Aslam...