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Christian Short new head coach of Buccaneers

Buccaneers RFC have announced the appointment of Christian Short as Head Coach replacing Darin Klaasen as the midlands club prepares for an immediate bid to return...
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Garryowen the visitors for Buccaneers final home game of the season

Buccaneers are looking to finish season on a winning note.Two rounds of fixtures remain in Division 1A of the Ulster Bank League with Buccaneers...

Athlone Town v UCD Rescheduled

Athlone Town’s EA Sports Cup first round game with UCD has been rescheduled for Tuesday March 27th.The EA Sports Cup first round ties that...

Buccaneers game off

Buccaneers scheduled game with Clontarf on Saturday in Dubarry Park has been called off.The IRFU have advised that due to the prevailing weather conditions...
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Athlone’s visit to Drogheda set for March 11

Athlone Town’s visit to Drogheda United has been rescheduled for Sunday March 11th.The FAI have rescheduled the game and a number of games in...

International rugby returning to Dubarry Park

In 2016, Dubarry Park in Athlone ceased hosting Ireland’s under 20 Six Nations rugby home games. The games were relocated to Donnybrook.It’s expected that...

Buccaneers taught by students

Dublin University 21Buccaneers 17Buccaneers couldn’t build on their first half dominance as they fell to defeat to Dublin University in College park Dublin.Buccs had...
Rugby

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...
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IFA chairman says knackery dispute could see dead animals brought to Agriculture Department

The IFA animal health and welfare chairman has said farmers might have to go to the Department of Agriculture with dead animals to protest...

Water levels continue to be monitored as heavy rainfall due in north west overnight

There's a flood risk in the midlands and the west of the country with a rainfall warning coming into place overnight.The yellow warning is...

Three Longford men remanded in custody on charges related to Galway shooting incident

Three Longford men were remanded in custody this morning in connection with a shooting and acid attack at a Galway funeral.The incident, which is...

Charles Stephen O’Beirne

Charles Stephen O’Beirne. Gillstown House, Kilglass, Co Roscommon suddenly on the 21th Feburary 2020. Pre-deceased by his parents Charlie and Anne and Sister Denise Walsh. Deeply...

Mary McManus (née Duffy).

Mary McManus (née Duffy). Railway view, St. Francis Terrace, Athlone, Thursday, February 20th. Peacefully at Millrace Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by...

Anthony (Tony) McGuire,

Anthony (Tony) McGuire, Clonsura, Castletown, Finea, Westmeath and formerly of Woodford, Galway. Thursday, 20th February. Peacefully at The Regional Hospital, Mullingar in the...

Podcast: Fr Ray Kelly

Jennifer and Fr Ray Kelly talk to Joe Finnegan on the JF Show about Dancing with the Stars.Take a listen here:

Podcast: JF Show Panel 21st February

On the JF Show Panel-21st of FebruaryFianna Fail TD for Longford/Westmeath Robert TroyFine Gael TD for Cavan/Monaghan Heather HumphreysIndependent TD for Roscommon/Galway Michael FitzmauriceTake...

Podcast: Operation Transformation

On the JF show on Thursday morning. Joe Finnegan spoke with showbiz reporter with the Irish Sun Aine Conaty and Operation Transformation participant Lorraine O'Neill...