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Westmeath win All Ireland Junior Camogie championship

Westmeath made their first visit to Croke Park one to remember as they claimed their maiden Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Premier Junior title. It finished...

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 investigation The 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 5 BUCCANEERS 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...

Funding to ‘help prosecute’ illegal dumpers in Longford

Longford County Council is hopeful funding for CCTV cameras will help them prosecute illegal dumpers who are operating in the county. The local authority has...

Three local heritage sites record year’s loss of €721,000

New figures show three Shannonside heritage sites recorded a loss of up to €721,000 last year. The biggest deficit was noted at Parke's Castle at...
Bank of Ireland

Bank of Ireland to close 28 service centres

Bank of Ireland have announced the closure of 28 service centres around the country - which could result in over 200 job loses. The centres...

Bernard (Benny) Browne

Bernard (Benny) Browne St Anne’s Terrace, Athlone. Thursday April 26th Reposing at Stella Maris Nursing Home Chapel today (Fri) from six o’clock with Removal at...

Joe Berrigan

Joe Berrigan Clonark, Cornafulla, Athlone. Thursday April 26th Reposing at Retreat Nursing Home Chapel tomorrow evening (Fri) from five o’clock until seven o’clock. Mass of the Resurrection on...

Bernadette Fallon

Bernadette Fallon. Forest View, Ballygar, Co. Galway and formerly of Gowla, Ballinamore-Bridge. Wednesday, April, 25th, 2018. Reposing at Moran’s Funeral Home, Ballygar tomorrow evening...

Fancy a cup of nettle tea?

Most of us would think of nettles simply as 'stinging weeds' However, before you throw it out of your garden and into your bin, take...

Is the Pope coming to the West?

  ''I have no confirmation..but it's not to say it mightn't happen'' Fr Richard Gibbons who is the Parish Priest in Knock spoke to us on...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 2304

Sportsbeat is on every Monday evening between 8 and 9. A look back on the Monaghan Stages Rally with Sean McCaffrey, as well interviews conducted by...