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2018 Lidl National League Fixtures Announced

Longford will host Wexford in round one of 2018 Lidl National League division three. Elsewhere in division three, Roscommon host Offaly.While Leitrim host Kildare,...

Fixtures announced for Longford Town’s 2018 SSE Airtricity League campaign

 Longford Town kick off their 27 game SSE Airtricity League season on Saturday February 24th at home to Cobh Ramblers.The first midland’s derby of...

Colm O’Meara looking forward to new role as Longford manager

2017 Saw Longford win Division 3B of the Allianz hurling league with victory over Warwickshire and compete in the Nicky Rackard Cup and they’ll...
Pearse

Graham believes that the Leinster championship is a level playing field outside of Dublin

IN Gaelic football - Moorefeild of Kildare came from six points down with three minutes to play,  in order to defeat Saint Lomans of...
Mile

P.E a Leaving Cert subject

Last week it was announced that Students will be soon be able to take Physical Education as a Leaving Cert subject. Schools are being invited...

Glennon Brothers Pearse Park Re-Develop Set For Green Light

Longford GAA’s plans to expand Glennon Brothers Pearse Park have moved a step closer.Longford county board chairman Eamon Reilly told delegates at last night’s...

Longford GAA convention takes place Thursday night

The Longford GAA convention takes place in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park on Thursday night.Longford GAA secretary Peter O'Reilly has been previewing the convention with...

Daire Doyle looks forward to new role with Longford Town

Daire Doyle has become the new Longford Town assistant manager to Neale Fenn for the upcoming season. In his long playing career he was part of the Longford...

Gary Cronin reflects on his time as a Longford Town coach

After 8 seasons in the coaching staff of Longford Town, head coach Gary Cronin has left the club recently. He was part of the...

Longford Town’s Season Begins On February 23

Longford Town’s first division campaign will kick off on Friday, February 23rd and will consist of a 27 league game season.The FAI have this...

Local pensioners to stage protest outside Leinster House today

Nearly 2,000 older people across the Shannonside region are receiving reduced state pensions because of changes introduced in 2012.The anomaly affects more than 42,000...

Coillte agrees to review forestry work in Mote Park

Coillte has agreed to suspend all harvesting works in Mote Park until a new forest-management plan is agreed.Planned tree-felling at the Roscommon town facility...

Warning to dog-owners after Mohill sheep-kill

A warning has been issued to dog-owners in south Leitrim after a sheep-kill in Mohill.According to local reports, a flock of 30 sheep were...

Coillte agrees to review forestry work in Mote Park

Coillte has agreed to suspend all harvesting works in Mote Park until a new forest-management plan is agreed.Planned tree-felling at the Roscommon town facility...

James (Jimmy) Rabbitte

James (Jimmy) RabbitteBoher, Streamstown, Mullingar, Co Westmeath.Monday January 15th suddenly at his home.Reposing in Rooney’s Funeral Home Ballymore tomorrow (Thurs) from five o’clock until...

Nuala Sheeran (Nee Conlon)

Nuala Sheeran (Nee Conlon)Alderford, Ballyfarnon, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.January 16th peacefully (in her 92nd year) surrounded by and in the tender care of her...

Should B and B’s charge a booking deposit?

 You heard it here last week – the Restaurants association of Ireland is calling on its members to request non - refundable deposits to...

SLURRY SPREADING AND THE FODDER CRISIS

Slurry spreading will begin on farms across the region in the coming weeks when the closed period comes to an end.Counties in Zone B...

Social media and young people’s moods

Over one thousand secondary school students have entered the competition and previous winners have gone on to become billionaires.Students from St Bricin's college, Belturbet...