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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...

Appeal for missing Edgeworthstown teenager

Gardaí in Edgeworthstown are looking for the public’s help in tracing a missing teenager. 15 year old Corey Farrell from Edgeworthstown went missing on Friday,...

Review of road signage in Longford to be carried out

Funding is to be ringfenced specifically for a full review of road signage in place around county Longford for the first time.The move...

Free online water management courses beginning in Longford

People in Longford who have an interest in finding out more about their local streams and rivers are being invited to take part in...

18 new cases of Covid in Longford

There have been 1,276 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 8 additional deaths.Of the cases notified today;644 are men / 631 are women 69% are...

St Christopher’s Longford gets funding boost to employ 7 additional staff

Funding has been approved to help employ seven more staff for St Christopher's in Longford.The service for people with special needs in Longford and...

Lanesboro Boil Water Notice lifted

The Boil Water Notice for customers supplied by the Lanesboro Public Water Supply Scheme in Longford has been lifted with immediate effect.The notice was...
Planning

Planning approved for re-development at Ballymahon dental surgery

An Bord Pleanála has given the green light for a significant re-development and extension of a Ballymahon dental durgery.Well known dentists Francis and Nim...
Longford Hurling final

Roscommon lose to Wicklow in the Christy Ring Cup

The Roscommon hurlers began their Christy Ring Cup campaign with a 2-19 to 3-14 defeat against Wicklow in the opening round of the Christy...
Leitrim-GAA

Leitrim relegated following Tipperary defeat

Leitrim were relegated to division four of the Allianz Football League following a 2-11 to 15 points defeat against Tipperary at Avantcard Pairc Sean...
Longford Hurling final

Longford and Leitrim both make a losing start to the Nicky Rackard Cup

Longford made a losing start to the Nicky Rackard Cup going down by 2-13 to 1-14 against Donegal at Letterkenny.Derek Frehill’s man produced a...

Teresa Murray (née Melvin)

Teresa Murray (née Melvin) Castle Street, Roscommon town and Ballina. Saturday, October 24th, peacefully at her daughter’s residence in Lucan, Co Dublin, surrounded by...

Mary Harrington (nee Collins)

Mary Harrington (nee Collins) TCRG, Collins School of Irish Dancing Cuilmore, Bealnamulla, Athlone, Co. Roscommon Sunday, October 26th, Peacefully surrounded by her loving...

Ben McKeon

Ben McKeon Keshcarrigan, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Sunday, October 25th, peacefully in the arms of his loving family at his residence.Former Post Master and Publican. Predeceased by his...
The-Longford-Town-Review

The Longford Town Review Season Two Episode 18

Longford Town face a massive game on Tuesday October 27th as they make the trip to Ferrycarrig Park to take on Wexford FC.The Town...
Italian

Podcast: Paddy Joe Burke

Roscommon barber Paddy Joe Burke joined Joe Finnegan on Friday's programme to offer words of encouragement to people as we set in for another...

Sail West

In Sail West Producer Brian Kenny uncovers the story of Monaghans famous son John Mac Kenna known as Don Juan Mac Kenna, the co-liberator...