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Westmeath

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 JimBolger, 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...

Athlone Town V Wexford preview

The League of Ireland seasons resumes tonight after its 2 week summer break. Athlone Town will be hoping the second half of the season...

Denis Naughten reveals final tender for National Broadband Plan received

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten has confirmed that the final tender for the National Broadband Plan was submitted today.Answering questions in the Dail, the...
Crash

Man facing assault charges after allegedly slapping three-year-old daughter

The father of a three-year-old is facing two assault charges after allegedly slapping his daughter.The man - who can't be named - appeared...

Longford Councillors angry at ‘snub’ by some presidential nominees

Longford Councillors have voted not to back any presidential hopeful amid claims that the county has been snubbed by nominees.Three possible presidential candidates were...

Margaret Casey (née Mc Tiernan)

Margaret Casey (née Mc Tiernan)Sheegora, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.Sunday, September, 16th peacefully, surrounded by her devoted family and in the tender care of the...

PJ Casey

PJ CaseyRap-pa-ree-hill, Lanesboro, Co Longford.Sunday 16th September peacefully at Porticuncila Hospital Ballinasloe. Reposing at Farrells funeral home, Lanesboro, Tuesday from four o’clock until seven...

Gaynor French (nee Duke)

Gaynor French (nee Duke)Castlecole, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon and late of U.K.Sunday, September, 16th peacefully at the Galway Hospice, surrounded by her loving family. Reposing...

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...