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Podcast: Buccaneers Head Coach Previews New Season

New Buccaneers head coach Peter O'Donnell believes his squad are motivated to return to Division 1A of the Ulster Bank League. The Athlone side have...

Buccaneers Land Connacht Senior League

Buccaneers 36Galwegians 33Buccs retain Connacht Senior League titleBy Michael SilkeBuccaneers retained their Connacht Senior League for the fourth in successive year, beating Galwegians 36-33...

Buccaneers Host Galwegians On Saturday

Connacht senior league table toppers host GalwegiansBuccaneers are home to Galwegians in the Connacht Senior League, this Saturday, kicking off in Dubarry Park, Athlone,...

Buccs Given Close Shave By Sligo

Buccaneers 35Sligo 34By Michael SilkeBuccaneers continued their pace at the top of the Connacht Senior League with victory over Sligo at Dubarry Park on...

Cooney Set For Westmeath Manager Role

Jack Cooney is set to become the first native Westmeath senior football manager in 26-years.Jack Cooney will be put forward for ratification on Wednesday...

Connacht League Comes to Dubarry Park

Buccs bring Sligo to Dubarry ParkBuccaneers first home game of the season sees them face new Connacht senior league leaders Sligo at Dubarry Park...

Buccaneers Land Opening Connacht League Win

Buccs open with fine winBy Michael SilkeBallina 19Buccaneers 49Buccaneers made a winning start to the defence of their Connacht Senior League title by inflicting...

Connacht and Wasps to Buzz Into Athlone

Connacht and Wasps will face each other in a pre-season clash at Dubarry Park, Athlone, on Saturday afternoon, 3pm kick-off.Connacht have quite a number...

McGrath Steps Away From Championship Refereeing

Referee James McGrath has stepped down from the national panel after being overlooked for this year's All-Ireland Hurling Final between Limerick and Galway.That honour...

Star-studded Wasps to play Connacht in Athlone

English Premiership rugby club Wasps will play Connacht in a highly attractive season opening fixture at Dubarry Park, Athlone.Andy Friend’s first game in charge...

Ballymahon developer pledges to address residents’ concerns

The developer of the controversial estate planned for Ballymahon has given residents a number of guarantees that he would undertake if planning permission is...

Big Tom statue to be unveiled this weekend

The newly commissioned statue of Big Tom McBride will be unveiled this Sunday as part of the Castleblayney Celebrates Big Tom Festival.UK sculptor Mark...

Electrical outages affect Longford water supply

Irish Water has advised customers in the Granard and Edgesworthstown that they may experience disruptions to their water supply today because a result of...

Michael (Mick) O’Roarke

Michael (Mick) O’RoarkeCreggs, Co. Galway.Wednesday, September, 19th, peacefully in his 96th year.Beloved husband of the late Sarah and loving father of...

Thomas (Tom) Smith

Thomas (Tom) Smith.Knockroe, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon.Tuesday, 18th, September peacefully surrounded by his family in the loving care of the nurses and staff of...
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Michael (Mick) Grogan

Michael (Mick) GroganFormerly of Ballintubber, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon.Sunday, September 9th, in Chesire, England.Deeply regretted by his family and friends. RIPBurial will take place...

LISTEN: Iceland boss reveals plans for more local stores

Major food retailer Iceland intends to open a store in Carrick-on-Shannon.The chain, which specialises in frozen food, opened a supermarket in Roscommon town last...

LISTEN: Michael Harding joins JF live in studio

On Tuesday’s I’m A Buddhist Cavan native and Leitrim local Michael Harding joins Joe Finnegan in studio to discuss his new book and his...

LISTEN: Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin on The Joe Finnegan Show

Leader of Fianna Fail Micheál Martin talks seats in the Shannonside Northern Sound region and all the challenges that lie ahead for the opposition...