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Buccs Home Malone

Buccaneers are home to Malone in the All-Ireland League Division 1B at Dubarry Park on Saturday with the action kicking off at 2.30...

Buccs Travel To Ballynahinch

Buccaneers head north for the second successive away fixture with a trip to Ballymacarn Park on Saturday to face Ballynahinch at 2.30 p.m.Ballyhinch are...

Maiden League Victory For Buccaneers

Final score: Buccaneers 41 - Old Wesley 14 By Michael SilkeBuccaneers secured their opening All-Ireland league victory of the season with a 41-14 win...

Westmeath’s Joe McDonagh Cup Fixtures Revealed

Westmeath will have to wait until round two of the Joe McDonagh Cup to get their campaign underway.Joe Quaid’s first championship match will see...

Buccaneers Heading Up to Down

Buccaneers lost for the first time this season when going down 36-13 to Naas in the opening round of the All-Ireland League Division 1B...

Buccaneers Lose Opening AIL Fixture

Buccaneers 13 Naas 36By Michael SilkeBuccaneers lost for the first time this season, going down 36-13 to Naas in the opening round of the All-Ireland...

Mullingar Shamrock’s and St.Lomans Setup Westmeath final

Mullingar Shamrocks will meet St.Lomans, Mullingar in this year’s Westmeath senior football finalDefending champions St.Lomans scored a 2-10 to 12 point victory over Garrycastle...

Buccaneers Coach All Set for New Season

Buccaneers will take on Naas in their opening game in Division 1B of the AIL league on Saturday afternoon.The Athlone side won the Connacht...

Buccaneers Kick-Off AIL At Home to Naas

Connacht League champions begin at AIL campaing at home to NaasBy Michael SilkeBuccaneers kick off their All-Ireland League campaign with an intriguing home fixture...

Irish Under-20’s Not Returning to Dubarry Park

Buccanneer’s attempts to return 6 Nations rugby to Dubarry Park have been unsuccessful as Musgrave Park will host the Irish Under-20 team.The Athlone club...

Rooskey direct provision centre looks set to open in next two weeks

A direct-provision centre looks set to open at Rooskey in the next two weeks.The planned opening of the Shannon Key West Hotel was delayed...
Ulster Bank

Hopes funding for Edgeworthstown will boost population

It's hoped regeneration funding for Edgeworthstown will attract new people to come to the town to live and work.Funding of almost €1.3m has been...

Ballaghaderreen leads the way as GMIT satellite creative centre

It's hoped that more towns in the Shannonside region could develop collaborations with ITs and universities to develop satellite centres.Work on 'An Bealach' creative...

Oliver Doonan

Oliver Doonan, Cloodrumman-mór, Fenagh, Leitrim. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Eileen and son Martin, brothers Pat Joe (Gowel) Micheál and Kevin...

Kathleen Byrne (nee Macken)

Kathleen Byrne (nee Macken), Abbeylands, Ballynacargy, Co. Westmeath. Monday, February 18th peacefully at her sons residence. Pre-deceased by her husband Charlie. Reposing at her son's...

Terence Lawrence.

Terence Lawrence. Church View Drive, Drumlish, Co. Longford and late of Walsall, West Midlands, England. Sunday, February, 17th Reposing at his residence today (Mon) from five...

Podcast; The This Week Show 17th February 2019

The This Week Show with Kevin McDermott is a look back on the week that was on Shannonside Northern Sound FM.On the Show this...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 18th February 2019

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening on Shannonside Northern Sound FM between eight and nine pm.On this edition of the show on...

RECIPE: Chef Sham from The Cottage, Jamestown on The JF Cookery Corner

  The Cookery Corner on The Joe Finnegan Show on Shannonside Northern Sound has a new chef! Every two weeks, Chef Sham Hanifa from the...