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# The West's awake

All time
# glimmer
Connacht given back-row boost for 'Quins trip and secure future of 4 key forwards
It’s good news all round for George Naoupu.
# appraisal
Half-term report: How our provinces have shaped up so far
We’re at the midway point of the season, time to see where we all stand.
# maths and stats
Size matters: Connacht fought a losing battle against European heavyweight
Was Denis Buckley really a whole 50 kilos lighter than his direct opponent? “Don’t believe the programme.”
# Behind The Scenes
VIDEO: Watch Connacht documentary 'The West's Awake' in full
Shown on Tg4 last week, the film charts the province’s inaugural Heineken Cup adventure.
# Heineken Cup
Connacht out to do it for Elwood, says John Muldoon
‘Eric gives his heart and soul’ said the flanker as he aims to send his coach out on a high.
# watch it
VIDEO: 'The West's Awake' goes behind the scenes at Connacht
The film premièred in Galway last night and will hit your screens next week.
# experience
VIDEO: 'Our lads have their heads screwed on' - Dillon
The Mayo forward had barely left the field at Croke Park before honing in on his next visit.
# The West's awake
Murph's sideline cut: behind enemy lines...
This week our man ventured north to Mayo to watch his home county lose out to their provincial rivals in Castlebar. And other short stories.