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Consumer watchdog slams Longford town car-dealer

The consumer watchdog has taken enforcement action against a motor-dealer in Longford town. It found John Duignan Motors failed to reveal the damage a Ford...

Union representative defends ‘party-going’ students

A student representative has dismissed claims that landlords are being put off offering accommodation because of problems with partying and antisocial behaviour. Síona Cahill, from...

Edgeworthstown ATM won’t be removed

A Longford councillor is welcoming confirmation from Ulster Bank that the ATM machine will be staying in Edgeworthstown. The local branch is due to close...

Medical charity fund is appealing for organisations in the Shannonside region to contact them

A medical charity fund is appealing for organisations in the Shannonside region to contact them if they wish to enjoy some of the £1million...

Longford Marathon is underway since this morning

This Sunday will see the 16th year of the 'Pat the Baker' sponsored Longford Marathon, which continues to go from strength-to-strength. Over 750 people took...
Ballymahon

The Leo Casey Historical Society will unveil a memorial to the late poet today

The Leo Casey Historical Society will unveil a memorial to the late poet and teacher this afternoon in Ballymahon. The event has been timed to...

More improvements needed in HSE centre in northwest – Hiqa

The health watchdog claims more improvement is required in an intellectual disabilities facility in the northwest that it strongly criticised recently. An inspection report published...

Concerns over staffing at care centre for Longford Westmeath

A new report from the mental health watchdog has raised serious concerns about staffing at a facility that covers County Longford. It found the number...

Gardaí hold community liaison meeting in Edgeworthstown

Members of the public in the Granard area of Longford are being invited to attend a special information evening in Edgeworthstown tonight. Longford gardai will...
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Cars damaged following incident in Edgeworthstown

Gardaí have launched an investigation after several cars were damaged in Edgeworthstown in the early hours of today. (24/08) Four vehicles were wrecked in the...

Longford ladies lose out to Laois

Laois 7-16 Longford 1-09 Longford will now enter into a relegation battle in the All-ireland intermediate championship after defeat to Leinster champions Laois in Clane. Michelle Farrell...

Longford Town Back In Promotion Mix

Longford Town 3 Wexford FC 0 Longford Town got their promotion push back on track with a comfortable three-nil victory over Wexford FC at the City...

Longford SFC Results – Saturday July 21

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Group One Rd 1. Mostrim 1-9 Ballymahon 0-12 Rd1. Abbeylara 0-17 Clonguish 1-14 Table Team P W D L Pts Abbeylara 1 0 1 0 1 Ballymahon 1 0 1 0 1 Clonguish 1 0 1 0 1 Mostrim 1 0 1 0 1   Group Two Rd1. Mullinalaghta 2-17 Colmcille 0-8 Rd1. Carrickedmond 2-6 St Mary's...

Brendan Porter.

Brendan Porter. Main Street, Killimor, Co. Galway. Saturday, July 21st. Reposing at St. Joseph’s Centre, Killimor tomorrow (Mon) from five o’clock until eight o’clock. Removal...

Joe Leonard

Joe Leonard Roscommon town and formerly of Cremully, Castlecoote, Co Roscommon. Sunday, July 22nd, peacefully at Roscommon University Hospital. He will be very sadly missed...

Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly 18 Parnell Square Saturday, July 21st, peacefully. Sadly missed by his wife Louise, sons Ryan & Steven, grandchildren Jack & Marley, his parents Rose &...

Listen back – JF SHOW PANEL

Talk about 'Putin' your foot in it... Would or Wouldn't?? Who could have imagined the uproar these words and subsequent back track that would have...

Falling in love with a prisoner

How does it happen that you fall in love with your penpal who happens to be a prisoner serving a life sentence in America? On...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 16th of July 2018

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening between eight and nine. Monaghan minor manager Seamus McEneaney spoke about Monaghans Ulster minor championship success and...