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A Longford councillor has highlighted the importance of support for local residents committees.

Longford councillor Mick Cahill has highlighted the importance of support for local residents committees at the recent monthly meeting of the local authority.The Fianna...

A Longford Councillor is calling on the Minister for Housing to review and act...

A Longford Councillor is calling on the Minister for Housing to review income thresholds for social housing supports.Independent Cllr Gerry Warnock says the maximum...

125 women are now fully licenced as security staff in the Shannonside Northern Sound...

Just over 125 women are fully licenced as security staff in the Shannonside Northern Sound region.A total 1864 licences were issued by the Private...
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Longford businesswoman hopes remote working can help develop opportunities for rural towns

Longford native Anne Heraty who's head of CPL Resources says she believes the current pandemic will bring plenty of opportunities regarding employment, as well...
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LISTEN: If you live in Longford and want to learn about how to protect...

People in Longford who have an interest in finding out more about their local streams and rivers are being invited to take part in...
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Irish Rail has confirmed two Dublin services for Longford passengers will be cancelled for...

Irish Rail has confirmed that two services serving Longford passengers will be cancelled for the next three weeks.The 05.38 Longford to Pearse and 18.15...

Longford Gardai investigating criminal damage at childcare centre

Gardai in Longford are appealing for any information on an incident of criminal damage in the Springlawn area.Windows were smashed on the community childcare...

Ballymahon business prioritises local suppliers as it creates 15 new jobs

Fifteen news jobs have been created in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic with the opening of a new pizzeria and grill in Ballymahon, Co...

Shannonside counties record over 20 more positive cases of Covid 19

The latest set of restrictions come as Ireland records another day of over 1,000 positive Covid 19 cases. As of midnight Sunday, 18th...

Local postmasters urging public to use free scheme to stay in touch with nursing...

Postmasters in the Shannonside Northern Sound region are urging people to continue personal contact with people in nursing homes as we enter further restrictions.An...

Basketball Ireland Cancel National League Season

Basketball Ireland have cancelled this year's men's Super League and Division One seasons.In a statement, The Basketball Ireland Men’s National Competitions Committee (MNCC) has...
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Roscommon And Westmeath Ladies Set For All-Ireland Semi-Final

2018 and 2019 TG4 All-Ireland Intermediate semi-finalists Roscommon take on Westmeath, who are aiming to bounce back to the senior grade at the first...
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Thomas Galligan Wins GPA Player Of The Month

Cavan’s Thomas Galligan has won the PwC GAA/GPA Player of the Month for November.Galligan was one of the Breffni County’s heroes as they beat...

NOEL HANLEY

NOEL HANLEY. Carnaglough, Creggs, Co Roscommon. November 28th, 2020; (Peacefully), after a short illness, in the devoted care of the staff of...

Michael Dolan

Michael Dolan Cleenrath, Aughnacliffe, Co. Longford. Friday, 27th November, peacefully at his residence.Pre-deceased by his parents Michael and Anna Mai, by his twin...

Michael (Mickey) Smith

Michael (Mickey) Smith Bracklon, Meathas Troim, Edgeworthstown, Longford. Friday, 27th November.Mike passed away very peacefully at his home in the loving care of his family. Predeceased by...
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Podcast: T Hill and Gerry Browne

A Roscommon town painter and decorator known affectionately as T Hill has thanked the people of the town and beyond for their support following...

LISTEN: Strokestown TY students rebuild 1956 Ferguson 20 tractor for childhood cancer raffle

Three Strokestown TY students have combined their love of agricultural machinery with their transition year student enterprise programme to raise money for Childhood Cancer...
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Podcast: Mary Gleesons-Christmas Cake Recipe

Christmas Cake9” tin round or 8” square grease line whith parchment paper and a collar of brown paper to come up half as high...