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Hiqa inspectors pleased with improvements at Longford health unit since 2014 inspection

Hiqa inspectors have praised a Longford health facility for a range of improvements carried out since a previous inspection in 2014. The Morlea unit  caters...
James Cawley

Longford disability advocate meets ministers over transport crisis

Longford man James Cawley is to meet two government ministers on Thursday after his recent problems accessing public transport. James, who has scoliosis of the spine,...

‘Small progress’ made on childcare in Longford

Longford Independent councillor Mae Sexton says she hopes some small progress has been made in relation to the preschool childcare facilities at McKeon Park...

Five incidents of vandalism reported at the vacant Columb Barracks

The Minister for Defence has confirmed that 5 incidents of vandalism have been reported at the now vacant Columb Barracks site in Mullingar in...

File to DPP over Longford baby’s death

A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions in relation to the death of a ten-week-old baby in Longford last year. An...
Garda

There are 15 official garda residences across the Shannonside region

There are 15 official garda residences across the Shannonside region according to new figures published by the OPW. Minister of State Kevin Boxer Moran has...

Two people still being questioned in Longford over infant death

Gardai are continuing to question a man and woman in connection with the death of a baby with a Longford address last year. The man...

Anti poverty roadshow comes to Longford

People are being urged to get involved in a debate on poverty and accessibility to social welfare as a European roadshow visits Longford tomorrow. The...

State in new negotiations to fully acquire Granard Motte site

The government has confirmed that negotiations have resumed at trying to take full ownership of the Granard Motte site. The national monument is currently on...

Breaking :Man and woman arrested in connection with death of baby in Longford last...

  A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with the death of a baby with a Longford address on June 4th last...

Mohill to appeal to Connacht Council

Mohill chairman Padraig McLaughlin has revealed that Mohill will appeal to the Connacht council the result of last week’s league game against Ballinamore Sean...

Longford Town held by Shelbourne

Longford Town 1 Shelbourne 1 Report Compiled by Tony Ghee Dylan McGlade’s 61st minute strike ensured a share of the spoils between Longford Town and Shelbourne, the...

Longford seal Nicky Rackard Cup Win

Longford 0-19 Louth 0-12 Longford got back to winning ways with a seven point victory over Louth in their second round Nicky Rackard Cup tie. Longford was...

David Fletcher

David Fletcher. Cloghanboy Lodge, Ballymahon Road, Athlone. Monday, May, 21st peacefully. Reposing at Flynn's funeral home, the Strand, Athlone tomorrow evening (Wed) from six...

Joe Gately

Joe Gately. Cullawinna, Mount Talbot, Co. Roscommon. Monday, May, 21st peacefully at the Galway clinic. Joe will be sadly missed by his loving wife Bridie,son Aidan,daughter Lorraine,sisters...

Micheal McGann

Micheal McGann. Granlahan, Ballinlough, Co. Roscommon and formerly of Frenchlawn, Ballintubber, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. Monday, May, 21st peacefully at Oakwood Nursing Home Roscommon. Reposing at McDonagh’s...

Referendum debate

This Friday 25th May, you will be asked to vote on a proposal to change the Constitution of Ireland. The proposed change to the...

PODCAST: Longford Distillery to prepare gin for Lakelands festival

The developer behind a whiskey distillery in Longford hopes to also produce gin from the facility. A special ambassador program was launched by the Lough...

PODCAST: Abbey Community College receive special award at SEAI finals

Abbey Community College from Boyle, Co Roscommon received the 10 Year Special Merit Award at the 2018 SEAI One Good Idea National Final for...