As part of Connacht Rugby’s announcement of planning permission for the Sportsground development their new video ‘HOME’ was launched by An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar in Galway on Friday.

The short film was produced by Award-Winning filmmaker Lorcan Hynes from Foxford, County Mayo and shot in various locations around the province over the past few months.

The film highlights the people and the diverse nature of the landscape of the West of Ireland.

“The concept of the film is based on Connacht Rugby’s purpose which goes beyond the role of rugby and represents everything that is good about the province of Connacht,” said Connacht Rugby CEO Willie Ruane.

“The video coincides with our journey to build a new home at the Sportsground, but our home and our purpose extend far beyond that to every corner of the province.”

Here is the video that if you are from the west would have you yearning to make your way there…

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