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Westmeath on the cusp of success

Westmeath go for glory on red letter day for Camogie in Croke Park in the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Premier Junior Camogie Championship Final against...

Athlone Town react to finding from independent disciplinary commitee

Athlone Town AFC say they reject the 'outrageous findings' made by an independent disciplinary committee which has seen two of their players banned from...

Two Athlone Town Players Recieve twelve Month Bans

Statement on Athlone Town AFC investigationThe Football Association of Ireland can confirm that an Independent Disciplinary Committee has found two Athlone Town AFC players...

BUCCS make it three Senior league titles in a row

 BUCCANEERS 59 GALWEGIANS 5BUCCANEERS retained the Connacht Senior League title with an emphatic 59-5 victory over Galwegians at Dubarry Park on Saturday. The Pirates...

Joe Ward wins silver medal at World Boxing championships

Moate Boxer Joe Ward has won silver at the World Boxing Championships in Hamburg after he was beaten by light heavyweight final by reigning...

Kilbeggan Race Course gearing up for final meeting of the summer

 The current racing season has been a very successful one for Kilbeggan Races, with international diplomats visiting, top trainers winning races, two well supported...

Dublin and Westmeath through to Premier Junior Final

DUBLIN camogie received another significant boost after the county’s Premier Junior team kept their double hopes alive by securing a place on the Liberty...

Newly promoted BUCCS HOME TO LANSDOWNE IN AIL OPENER

 Division 1 B champions BUCCANEERS return to Division 1A action in the forthcoming Ulster Bank League with a juicy opening fixture in which they...

Westmeath GAA questioned over failed drugs test

The Westmeath County Board has been forced to defend its senior hurling and football squads over the fact both squads missed drugs tests earlier...

Our Lady’s Bower Student in Athlone wins European Show Jumping silver medal

A stunning weekend for Irish Equestrian Sport reached a dramatic finale at the European U-16 Championships at Kaposvár in Hungary today (Sunday) when Wexford’s...

Co. Leitrim is home to the most affordable houses in the country

House prices have increased by an average of 9 per cent across the country in the past year.The Irish Independent property price survey reveals...

Former Roscommon council chairman passes away

The death has taken place of a former chairman of Roscommon County Council.Paddy Moylan, from Ballinlough, died today in Ava Maria Nursing Home at...

Roscommon group: Driving-driving laws to cause isolation

A Roscommon man whose group is opposing the new drink-driving legislation claims it will cause loneliness and isolation among elderly people.Yesterday, the second-stage of...

Bridie Dunne (nee Casey)

Bridie Dunne (nee Casey).Marian Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon and formally of Cootehall.Friday, January, 19th peacefully in the loving care of the wonderful staff...

Maureen Comerton (Nee O’Sullivan)

Maureen Comerton (Nee O’Sullivan)Retreat Heights, AthloneFriday January 19th in her 97th year.Predeceased by her beloved husband Austin, late brother John L and Michael and...

Patrick (Pat) Moylan

Patrick (Pat) MoylanMain Street, Ballinlough, Co Roscommon.Friday January 19th peacefully in Ave Maria Nursing Home, Tooreen.Former member and chairman of Roscommon County Council.Reposing at...

SPECSAVERS ITEM

 What type of glasses would suit a square or a round face?Fiona Ferguson from Specsavers opticians in Longford joined us on the show to...

Should B and B’s charge a booking deposit?

 You heard it here last week – the Restaurants association of Ireland is calling on its members to request non - refundable deposits to...

SLURRY SPREADING AND THE FODDER CRISIS

Slurry spreading will begin on farms across the region in the coming weeks when the closed period comes to an end.Counties in Zone B...