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Longford v Louth: The final countdown

The Longford footballers will be hoping to bounce back from their Leinster championship to Laois when they travel to Drogheda to take on Louth...

Gary Cronin states his desires to be permanent manager of The Town

Longford Town resume their First Division campaign vs Cobh Ramblers at the City Calling Stadium tomorrow night (Saturday) at 7:30pm. The League of Ireland...

Connerton knows qualifier game will be more than a ‘Wee’ challenge

Longford will be hoping they can make the 2017 All Ireland football qualifiers as memorable as the 2016 one. Tomorrow sees them make the...

Mickey Quinn looks ahead to championship game against Louth

Saturday sees the Longford footballers travel to Drogheda where they take on Louth at the Gaelic Grounds in round 1A of the All Ireland...

Longford GAA fixtures

The Longford senior footballers are out this weekend as they travel to Drogheda to take on Louth in Round 1A of the All Ireland...

Longford Footballers about to embark on another journey through the qualifiers

The All Ireland football qualifiers will get under way on Saturday next.  Longford will face a difficult opening round encounter when they will have...

TG4 LGFA LEINSTER INTERMEDIATE CHAMPIONSHIP: OFFALY 1-11 LONGFORD 1-10

 OFFALY 1-11                       LONGFORD 1-10Offaly’s greater need for victory inspired a solid performance at the newly christened Bórd na Móna O’Connor Park as they...

AN POST RÁS THANK LONGFORD FOR STAGE ONE SUPPORT

Two weeks ago, Longford hosted the stage one finish of the eagerly anticipated An Post Rás. A fantastic crowd cheered the peloton home with...

Time, dates and venues for the round 1 football qualifier games

The dates, venues and times for the first round of senior football Qualifiers have been revealed.Longford will make the trip to Gaelic Park in...

A tricky ‘Wee’ challenge for Longford in round 1A of football qualifiers

The draws for Round 1A and 1B of the All-Ireland senior football championship qualifiers have been made this morning, throwing up some intriguing battles...

Longford Tool and Plastics lodge appeal with An Bord Pleanála

Longford Tool and Plastics is disputing the local authority's decision to hit it with fees of more than €80,000 for its major expansion plans.The...

Letter showing excessive spending on alcohol sold ahead of a collectors auction

A letter showing excessive spending on alcohol in the Strokestown workhouse was sold ahead of a collectors auction.The type-written letter dated 16 March, 1915,...

Winning Lotto ticket worth €1 million was sold in Co Westmeath

A ticket holder in the midlands has won €1 million euro on last night's Lotto Plus 1 draw.The golden ticket was sold at Penrose's...

Marie Burke (nee Scott)

The death has occurred of Marie Burke(nee Scott), 23 Marian Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon peacefully at her home on the 21st of September 2018.Deeply...

Thomas Ward

Thomas Ward                                        St Raphaels, Baylough, Athlone, 23rd September.Reposing at his residence tomorrow (Mon) from half past four until eight o’clock.                 Removal on Tuesday...

Gregory (Greg) Tiernan

Gregory (Greg) TiernanMain Street Castlerea Co. Roscommon, peacefully at the Mayo University Hospital 23rd September 2018.Reposing at McDonagh's Funeral Home Castlerea on Monday evening from...

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...

PODCAST: Special focus on adult literacy

September is National Adult Literacy Month and the National Adult Literacy Agency has launched an information campaign called 'Take the First Step'.To find out...