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Over 100 companies to exhibit at Longford Business Expo event next weekend

Over 100 Longford businesses are set to be featured at the Longford Business Expo which will take place in the vacant shopping centre in...
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No change to Roscommon property tax rates for 2019

Roscommon County Council has opted not to change its property tax next year.Each year local authorities can increase or decrease its rate by as...

Lough Ree Distillery hoping for quick expansion in Lanesborough

The company behind the Lough Ree distillery hope to significantly expand their workforce in the coming months.Sling Shot Gin is the first spirit from...

Leitrim-based Avantcard and An Post reveal partnership to offer personal loans and credit cards

An Post has signed a major new deal with a Leitrim-based financial services company.Avantcard a has agreed to provide personal loans and credit cards...

Foreign national appears in court on alleged cocaine seizure

A foreign national has appeared at Granard district court charged in connection with an alleged seizure of cocaine in Athlone.Hassan Benkara, with an address...

Axa to close Carrick-on-Shannon branch

Insurance company Axa is set to close its branch in Carrick on Shannon next month.Customers with the company have been informed by letter that...

‘Homeless’ Longford family makes emotional plea for housing

A Longford woman claims she and her two children are living in a 24-year-old campervan because they are homeless.She says that for several months,...

Longford link to campaign for HSE to fund vital drug

A former Longford hurling manager is involved in a campaign calling on the state to reimburse sick people a life-saving drug.Spinal muscular atrophy is...

Insomnia to open store in Longford town

Insomnia hopes to open a coffee shop in Longford town next year.On Friday, the well-known chain opened a store in Main Street, Roscommon town,...

Two major Lotto weekend prizes in Shannonside region

Two substantial Lotto prizes have been won in the Shannonside region over the weekend.One of the tickets was bought in Penrose's shop in Ballinacarrigy...

Fenn Vowing to Stay Town Boss

Longford Town’s season came to a close on Saturday evening as they failed to gain a promotion place in the SSE Airtricity League first...

€3,000 to Each Roscommon Club Thanks J.P

Roscommon GAA Clubs will benefit up to €3,000 each thanks to J.P McManus donation to GAA clubs across the country.Businessman and racehourse owner JP...

Longford Town FC Underage News

ResultsSSE Airtricity Under-19 National LeagueLongford Town 1 Bohemians 2SSE Airtricity Under-17 National LeagueBohemians 7 Longford Town 0SSE Airtricity Under 15 National Shield Group...

Patrick Masterson

Patrick MastersonAntfield House, Aughamore, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.Monday 24th September, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. May he rest in peace. Reposing at St Patrick's Hospital, Carrick-on-Shannon on...

TIGHE MICHAEL (Mick)

TIGHE MICHAEL (Mick)Mile Road, Bedford, EnglandSurrounded by family he passed away peacefully on Friday 14th September2018 at St Johns Hospice, Moggerhanger, Bedford aged 62...

John (Sonny) Moore

John (Sonny) Moore.Cleenrath, Aughnacliffe, Co. Longford.Monday, 24th September peacefully at Laurel Lodge Nursing Home, surrounded by his loving family.Reposing at the family home today...

Listen: Presidential hopeful Gemma O’Doherty appeals to local Independents

With deadline for the receipt of nominations only hours away, Gemma O'Doherty appeals to local independent Oireachtas members on The Joe Finnegan Show to support...

LISTEN: Interview with new owner of iconic Carrick premises

A landmark building in Carrick-on-Shannon has sold to a local businessman.Gartlan’s newsagents in Bridge Street closed recently after serving the town for 80 years.The...

PODCAST: Focus on Carrick coffee roastery

One of the many businesses based in Leitrim’s technology enterprise centre, called the Hive in Carrick-on-Shannon, is a successful coffee roastery.Art of Coffee was...