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Ireland to visit Dubarry Park for open training session

The Ireland senior rugby squad are visiting Athlone on Thursday. The team will hold an open Training Session at Dubarry Park, home of Buccaneers Rugby...

Athlone Town host UCD in EA Sports Cup

Athlone Town will host UCD in the opening round of the EA Sports Cup. The first round of the 2018 EA SPORTS Cup will get...

Joe Ward: Rio still haunts me

Joe Ward has admitted the disappointment of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games still haunts. Light heavyweight Ward, World silver medalist last year was defeated in...

Cork Constitution 26 Buccaneers 0

Cork Con had far too much for Buccaneers scoring a 26-0 victory in Temple Hill, Cork. While the defending champions were worthy winners, the midlanders...

Moorefield are the Leinster club champions

Moorefield have claimed the Leinster senior club football title after a stunning late fightback against Saint Lomans of Westmeath. Lomans had looked well on course...

Buccaneers Make It Two In A Row

St. Mary's College 10 Buccaneers 11 A stunning Luke Carty penalty saw Buccaneers land their first away win of the Ulster Bank League Division One A...

Buccaneers record one point win over Saint Marys

Buccaneers recorded their second win in a row in division 1A of the Ulster Bank League with a one point win over Saint Mary's...

Buccanners Seal Maiden AIL 1A Win

BUCCANEERS 19 UCD 13 Buccaneers finally found the winning formula as they forged their first victory in this seasons Ulster Bank League Saturday. With the strong sunshine...

Buccaners Pair Get International Call

Buccaneers Darragh Murray and Jordan Conroy have both been called up for international duty this weekend. Connacht academy player Conroy has been included in the...

Clontarf defeat Buccaneers

Clontarf had a bonus point win over Buccaneers in Division 1B of the Ulster Bank League. They won out by 26 points to 6...

Seven complaints of water pollution in Roscommon last month

Roscommon County Council received five complaints of dumping of dead animals and seven reports of water pollution last month. In total, the local authority received...

AIT secures funding for major expansion of culinary and hospitality education courses

Athlone Institute of Technology has been successful in its bid to secure €1.4 million for hospitality and culinary arts education through Springboard. The application involved...

Concerns that Roscommon eye patients being forced to travel to Galway for basic tests

Roscommon patients are being forced to travel to Galway to have basic eye tests carried out because the HSE hasn't replaced lenses for a...

Brendan Porter.

Brendan Porter. Main Street, Killimor, Co. Galway. Saturday, July 21st. Reposing at St. Joseph’s Centre, Killimor tomorrow (Mon) from five o’clock until eight o’clock. Removal...

Joe Leonard

Joe Leonard Roscommon town and formerly of Cremully, Castlecoote, Co Roscommon. Sunday, July 22nd, peacefully at Roscommon University Hospital. He will be very sadly missed...

Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly 18 Parnell Square Saturday, July 21st, peacefully. Sadly missed by his wife Louise, sons Ryan & Steven, grandchildren Jack & Marley, his parents Rose &...

Listen back – JF SHOW PANEL

Talk about 'Putin' your foot in it... Would or Wouldn't?? Who could have imagined the uproar these words and subsequent back track that would have...

Falling in love with a prisoner

How does it happen that you fall in love with your penpal who happens to be a prisoner serving a life sentence in America? On...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 16th of July 2018

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening between eight and nine. Monaghan minor manager Seamus McEneaney spoke about Monaghans Ulster minor championship success and...