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24% increase in Longford house prices since 2016 – DAFT

Supply still isn't meeting demand when it comes to the number of houses for sale across the country according to DAFT.ie Their latest report shows...

Final Cameron workers due to leave factory today

The last workers made redundant at the Cameron factory in Longford town are due to leave the plant for the final time today. News that...

Widespread dumping in Longford town slammed

A Longford councillor has described illegal flytipping the town as a slap in the face to all volunteers trying to keep the town clean...

Shortage of back-up for priests in Roscommon

A Roscommon parish priest admits there is a lack of support for priests in many communities on a daily basis. The Association of Catholic Priests...

Center Parcs on course to open in 2019

Center Parcs Longford Forest in Ballymahon is well on track to open in the summer of 2019. That's according to company chief executive Martin Dalby,...

Thieves target tidy towns material in Carrick

Carrick-on-Shannon Tidy Towns is slamming a series of thefts of flowers and hanging baskets in the area. The judging season for the Supervalu TidyTowns competition...

Positive news on midlands tourism brand

The Minister for Tourism claims the midlands has huge 'untapped potential' that he hopes a new Lakelands brand can unlock. Shane Ross made his comments...
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Very low rate of electrical recycling in Leitrim

Householders in Leitrim recycled the least amount of electrical and electronic waste per person in 2016. According to figures revealed in the annual report of...

‘Positive’ Labour Court hearing on Roscommon council row

The Labour Court is expected to issue a decision shortly on the flexi-leave dispute at Roscommon County Council after what's been described as a...

Good news expected for jobs in Longford

It's understood the government is close to announcing a significant investment at the site of the Cameron factory in Longford town. Minister for Enterprise Frances...

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...

McStay see’s red as Roscommon Dream Ends

Roscommon 0-13 Donegal 0-20 Roscomon’s All-Ireland championship dream came to an end after Donegal inflicted a straight forward seven point victory in Dr. Hyde Park. Donegal had...

Mary Mathews (nee Carberry)

Mary Mathews (nee Carberry) Cartrons, Kenagh, Co. Longford. Saturday, July 21st, peacefully surrounded by her family at her sister Lena Duncan’s residence, Ballymulvey, Ballymahon, Co. Longford. Reposing...

William (Bill) Doyle

William (Bill) Doyle St Patrick’s Terrace, Edgeworthstown and formerly of Crosskeys, Battery Rd, Longford and Newport, Legan. Friday, July 20th. Predeceased by his wife Mary...

Elizabeth (Betty) Riddell (nee Leech)

Elizabeth (Betty) Riddell (nee Leech) St. Michael's Place, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. Friday 20th July. Reposing at Serenity Funeral Home, Main Street, Ballinasloe Saturday from six o’clock...

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...