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Westmeath

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...

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...

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...

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...

Roscommon Hospital Action Committee has collected more than €50,000 in recent years

The Roscommon Hospital Action Committee has revealed it's collected more than €53,000 in recent years.The money has been spent on improvements at both Roscommon...

Planning permission for a number of sports pitches have been lodged with local authorities

Planning permission for a number of sports pitches have been lodged with local authorities across the Shannonside region over the past fortnight.In Leitrim, permission...

Emergency services at crash on N5 between Strokestown and Tarmonbarry

Gardai and emergency services are attending the scene of a crash on the N5 this evening between Tarmonbarry and Stokestown. The multi-vehicle incident is...

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...

Laurence Dolan

Laurence Dolan Garryfliuch, Derradda, ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. Laurence Dolan, Garryfliugh, Derradda, Corraleehan, Co. Leitrim Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Thursday 18th October He will...

Hugh (Hubie) McAuley

Hugh (Hubie) McAuley.Tullynamaltra, Corlough, Co. Cavan. Wednesday, October, 17th surrounded by his family in the loving care of the nurses and staff at...

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...