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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...

Robbie Henshaw receives Civic Honour from Westmeath County Council.

Robbie Henshaw on being awarded an Address of Recognition by Westmeath County Council.The Athlone man excelled for Leinster on Saturday as Leo Cullens side...

EU court rules UK can revoke Brexit

The European Court of Justice has ruled the UK can cancel Brexit without permission from the other EU countries.It's followed the opinion of a...

Hundreds turn out to welcome home Mullinalaghta as Leinster champions

Hundreds of people turned out in the parish of Gowna last night on the Cavan-Longford border to welcome home the newly crowned Leinster club...

GRA concerned after alleged assault on Garda in Roscommon

The Garda Representative Association says an alleged attack on a Garda in Roscommon at the weekend is a stark reminder of the dangers faced...

Elizabeth (Lily) McWeeney (nee McWeeney)

Elizabeth (Lily) McWeeney (nee McWeeney) Dromore, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.) Sunday, December, 9th peacefully in her 97th year at Abbey Haven, Nursing Home, Boyle. Pre-deceased...
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Damien Lynch

Damien Lynch. Gelsha, Ballinalee, Co. Longford and formerly of Gortinty, Aughamore, Co. Leitrim. Friday, December, 7th suddenly at his home in Gortinty, in his 25th year. Damien...

Mary Mc Dermott (nee Quinn)

Mary Mc Dermott (nee Quinn) 12 Hanly Ave, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Sunday, 9th December peacefully at the I.C.U department Sligo University Hospital. Deeply regretted by her...

RECIPE: Christmas Cookery with Gearóid Lynch & JF – Monday 3rd Dec 2018

The Christmas Cookery Corner was in full swing again today on the Joe Finnegan Show - you can listen back to the piece with...

PODCAST: Should Sinn Féin finally take its Westminster seats?

Sinn Féin is coming under pressure to take its seats in the House of Commons to help to get the Brexit vote through.But...

PODCAST: JF Show weekly panel

Brexit, the Castleblayney tragedy, the broadband saga and sex-offenders legislation: these were some of the topics discussed on today's Joe Finnegan Show panel.They...