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Buccs Given Close Shave By Sligo

Buccaneers 35Sligo 34By Michael SilkeBuccaneers continued their pace at the top of the Connacht Senior League with victory over Sligo at Dubarry Park on...

Cooney Set For Westmeath Manager Role

Jack Cooney is set to become the first native Westmeath senior football manager in 26-years.Jack Cooney will be put forward for ratification on Wednesday...

Connacht League Comes to Dubarry Park

Buccs bring Sligo to Dubarry ParkBuccaneers first home game of the season sees them face new Connacht senior league leaders Sligo at Dubarry Park...

Buccaneers Land Opening Connacht League Win

Buccs open with fine winBy Michael SilkeBallina 19Buccaneers 49Buccaneers made a winning start to the defence of their Connacht Senior League title by inflicting...

Connacht and Wasps to Buzz Into Athlone

Connacht and Wasps will face each other in a pre-season clash at Dubarry Park, Athlone, on Saturday afternoon, 3pm kick-off.Connacht have quite a number...

McGrath Steps Away From Championship Refereeing

Referee James McGrath has stepped down from the national panel after being overlooked for this year's All-Ireland Hurling Final between Limerick and Galway.That honour...

Star-studded Wasps to play Connacht in Athlone

English Premiership rugby club Wasps will play Connacht in a highly attractive season opening fixture at Dubarry Park, Athlone.Andy Friend’s first game in charge...

Kelly resigns as Westmeath manager

Colin Kelly resigned as Westmeath senior football manager after the Lake County suffered an 11-point defeat by Aramgh (3-16 to 1-11), at TEG Cusack...

Bucaneers Conroy get Ireland 7’s Call

Jordan Conroy will be part of the Irish team for the Moscow 7’s competition.The Ireland Men's 7s management confirmed the 13-man squad to travel...

Henshaw to miss Pro-14 semi-final

Robbie Henshaw is out of Leinster’s Guinness Pro 14 semi-final with Munster having suffered a knee injury in the European Champions Cup final.Leinster also...

Longford secondary school praised for having a positive learning environment

A Longford secondary school has been praised for having a positive learning environment for its students in a recent published inspection report.The whole...

Local schools given a boost after getting approval for additional works

Two local schools have been given a boost with approval for additional works in Athlone and Roscommon.St Peter and Paul's National School in Athlone,...

The Aisling Children’s Festival starts in Longford today

The Aisling Children's Festival gets underway in Longford today.Children's entertainment will be centre stage at St Michael's Boys National School, with...

Jim Fahy

Jim FahyLate of Lissywoolen and Mardyke street Athlone formerly of Carhoon, Gort, Co. Galway.Saturday, October 20th, peacefully at Sonas nursing home, Cloghanboy....

Cecelia Mc Loughlin (née Mc Loughlin)

Cecelia Mc Loughlin (née Mc Loughlin)Seltinaveeney, Arigna, Co. Roscommon.Friday, October 19th, peacefully at her home, surrounded by her devoted family.Beloved wife of...

Patrick (Paddy) Dolan

Patrick (Paddy) Dolan Castleruby, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon Thursday October 18th, peacefully in his 89th year at University Hospital, Roscommon. Predeceased by his baby daughter Miriam. Deeply...

LISTEN: Lively debate on JF Show weekly panel

There were plenty of topics to debate on today's Joe Finnegan Show panel, such as Brexit, Denis Naughten's resignation as a minister and the...

LISTEN: Former Minister Denis Naughten shares details of Leo meeting

Following his shock resignation from the Cabinet table announced in Dáil Éireann yesterday, former Communications Minister Deputy Denis Naughten spoke live to The Joe...

PODCAST: Roscommon GAA apologises for overcharging cock-up

Roscommon GAA has been criticised for inadvertently overcharging some supporters to a recent championship match.A large number of those who attended the Roscommon...