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A primary school in Longford has been praised by education inspectors

A Longford primary school has been praised by education inspectors for the quality of support it provides for pupils' well beingA whole school evaluation...

The first Covid-19 vaccine will be administered in Ireland today

The first Covid-19 vaccine in Ireland will be administered today.It's expected to happen in one of four hospitals - Beaumont or St James' in...

A man in the Longford area has been arrested and prosecuted over the production...

Gardai have confirmed that a man was arrested and prosecuted in Longford last year as part of a wider investigation into the production of...

A large number of Gardai serving the Shannonside Northern Sound region reported being assaulted...

Twenty-two Gardaí serving across the Shannonside Northern Sound region reported being assaulted while on duty in the first 10 months of the year.And according...
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A Christmas service for Midoc is in operation for out-of-hour calls with limited opening...

The HSE is asking the public to be aware that they may experience delays if they are trying to access the Midoc service this...
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Households around the Shannonside Northern Sound region are being advised to minimise food waste...

Householders are being urged not to buy over and above what they need over the Christmas period.Shannonside Northern Sound households are being advised to...

Funding to be secured to undertake restoration works at North Longford junction by the...

Longford County Council is to seek funding to undertake restoration works at the junction known as The Four White Walls in North Longford.The junction...

Funding for the greenways through the Mid Shannon Wilderness Park in Longford will create...

Funding of over 100 thousand euro for greenways through the Mid Shannon Wilderness Park in county Longford will create a wonderful tourism product for...
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People in Longford are being urged to reach out for help during the pandemic...

Longford County Council is appealing to people to make contact with them if they need any sort of help during this pandemic.At a recent...

Darragh Barden has been appointed as the new manager of Mohill mart in Leitrim

A new manager has been appointed to Mohill mart in Leitrim.Daragh Barden, who has worked at the mart since 2013, was named this week...
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Can the GAA avoid bursting the “Covid” Bubble

Mid-January, 10 months into restrictions, lockdowns, opening up, locking down again, level 5 back to 2 up to 3 over to Level 5 plus...

3 match ban for Ebony Marinoff following Bríd Stack injury

Brid Stack has started the process of rehabilitation.The 11-time All Ireland winner with Cork suffered a fracture of the C-7 vertebra on her first...
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Andy Reid Steps Down As Ireland U18 Boss

Andy Reid has stepped down as Ireland Under-18’s head coach after taking up a full-time coaching role with the Nottingham Forest U23s.The Former Ireland...

Sally (Sarah) Murtagh (nee Tansey)

Sally (Sarah) Murtagh (nee Tansey) Granny, Ballinameen, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Tuesday, 19th of January. Peacefully at her home.Sally will be greatly missed by her loving husband...

Bridie Geraghty (nee Mulleady)

Bridie Geraghty (nee Mulleady) Roscommon road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Monday, 18th January suddenly in the arms of her loving husband Frank at home.Surrounded by her...

Michael Egan

Michael Egan (electricial shop) Kenagh, Co Longford Monday, January 18th peacefully in Tullamore General Hospital.Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning in St Dominic’s Church Kenagh at 11...

Side By Side January 17th 2021

 Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.So join Eamonn and Tony as they play great music and talk about...
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Podcast: Veronica Barrett and the Ballad of Mary Spain

Veronica Barrett spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about mother and baby homes and her song about them.Take a listen here: