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Granard Superintendent retires today

Granard Superintendent Brian Mohan retires from his role this afternoon after over two years in the north Longford District.The Monaghan based senior garda officer...

Man involved in fatal Longford road crash tell trial he does not recall incident

A man who was seriously injured in a fatal road crash on the N4 over two years ago has told Longford Circuit Court...

Center Parcs CEO says recruitment drive for 900 roles will pick up in coming...

The CEO of Center Parcs says the company is stepping up its recruitment drive in the coming weeks for over 900 positions.Mr. Dalby has...

Trial of Longford man following fatal N4 road crash to hear from first witnesses...

The trial of a Longford man charged with careless driving causing death will hear from its first witnesses this morning.Jamie O'Reilly, of Drumlish,...

Hopes new tech innovation hub at former Providers site in Longford will boost...

A former president of Longford Chamber of Commerce claims the innovation and tech hub planned for Longford town will create a number of jobs....

Longford teenager pleads guilty to assault causing serious harm last year

A teenager has pleaded guilty to one charge of assault causing serious harm following an incident in Longford in February of last year. The...

Longford Council agrees plan to demolish iconic Providers building

Longford County Council has revealed plans to demolish the old Providers building at the corner of Richmond Street and Main Street, and replace it...

Tributes paid to former barrister Garrett Cooney who has died age 84

Tributes are being paid to a well known Shannonside-born barrister Garrett Cooney who passed away in Dublin earlier this week following a short illness. ...

Longford man given eight months to find compensation for victim or face jail

A Longford man has been told to come up with €3,000 compensation by his next court appearance or face going to jail.Judge...

Planning permission sought for 14 homes in Cloondara

Planning permission is being sought for 14 houses in Cloondara. FMK Development Contracts has lodged the application with Longford County Council.It wants...

Connacht Set for Challenge Cup Quarter-Final With Sale

Connacht will travel to Sale Sharks in the quarter-finals of the European Challenge Cup.Connacht saw off Sale 20-18 in the Sportsgrounds last weekend, before...

GAA Announce Allianz League Ticket Price Increase

Tickets for Roscommon’s games in the Allianz National League will increase from next Saturday.There are also increases to ticket prices at the All-Ireland qualifiers,...

Connacht Secure Challenge Cup Quarter-Final Spot

Connacht have qualified for the quarter-finals of the European Challenge Cup after a 33-27 win over Bordeaux BeaglesKiltoom man Jack Carty scored a late...

Kieran O’Connor

Kieran O'Connor Tormey Villas and late of Cushla, Monksland, Athlone. Saturday, 19th January. Peacefully. Sadly missed by his loving wife Ann, daughters Caroline and Laura, sons Brendan, Kieran...

Michael Hughes

Michael Hughes. Deanscurragh, Longford. Friday, 18th January. Peacefully at The Regional Hospital Mullingar. Predeceased by his wife Marie (nee Halligan). Sadly missed and remembered with love by...

Jim Garvey

Jim Garvey. Castle Street, Elphin, Co Roscommon. Friday 18th January. Peacefully at Oakwood Nursing Home, Ballaghadereen. Predeceased by his father Pat, Mother Ellen, brother Sean, sisters...

LISTEN BACK: First Dates Ireland local “High on fresh air and water from the...

😍Have Carol Ann from Leitrim & Cathal from Monaghan found love on First Dates Ireland? 😘 The Free spirited dance facilitator Carol Ann (32)...

PODCAST: Roscommon businessman slams VAT hike

There are fears that some local businesses will close because of the increase in VAT in the hospitality sector.The tax for hotels and...

LISTEN BACK: Rooskey local talks rural realities in aftermath of arson attack

Seamus joined Joe Finnegan this morning to discuss the realities of living in rural Ireland following the change in the roads legislation and the...