18 May, 11:09
IRFU Chief Executive Philip Browne has issued a statement following confirmation of Ronan O'Gara's decision to retire from playing professional rugby.
Clonakilty flanker Eimear O'Sullivan will travel with the squad for the first time. The twenty year old represented Ireland at A' level earlier this year.
Shannon forward Rosemary Brown has also been included in the line-up. Utility forward Brown was added to the International squad following some impressive front row appearances for Munster earlier this year.
Boyne's Grace Davitt flies the second division representative flag alone as she also receives a first call up.
Irish Squad v British Police, 11th January.) L Beamish (UL-Bohs), S J Belton (UL-Bohs), R Brown (Shannon), E Coen (Highfield), F Coughlan (UL-Bohs), L Coulter (Cooke), G Davit (Boyne), M Dolo (Old Belvedere), S Fleming (Cooke), R Foley (Shannon), A Greensmith (Shannon), P Kelly (UL-Boha), J Leacy (Blackrock), J Lonergan (Shannon), N Milne (Worcester), R Reid (Cooke), A O'Brien (Clonakilty), E O'Sullivan (Clonakilty), J O'Sullican (Nottingham), F Steed (Shannon), R Tucker (Shannon), E Wessell.