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Longford Council granted funding to develop new gym at county swimming pool

Longford council has been given a major boost for their plans to build a new gym at the Longford swimming pool.The project is likely...

Longford County Council agrees not to proceed with sale of Connolly Barracks

Longford County Council has agreed not to sell the Connolly Barracks site as part of any deal for the Northern Quarter following a recommendation...

Shannonside FM’s Christmas Jumper appeal day in full swing

There has been an invasion of smiling Santa's and red-nosed reindeer across the Shannonside region as part of Shannonside FM's Christmas Jumper day appeal.Hundreds...
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Longford Gardai seek witnesses after two tool thefts in Ballymahon

Gardai in Longford are appealing for witnesses after tools were stolen from two vans in Ballymahon on Tuesday afternoon of this week.A substantial amount...

Joe Flaherty takes up seat on Longford council

Joe Flaherty has officially taken up a position on Longford County Council having been co-opted to replace Padraig Loughrey at the December meeting of...

Longford driving instructor excels in RSA awards

A Longford driving instructor has won a prestigious prize at the Road Safety's Authority's Leading Lights Awards in Dublin this afternoon.The ceremony was held...

€160k announced for extension of Longford greenway

Longford County Council is getting an allocation of an extra €160,000 to finish an additional 2.5km of the greenway along the Royal Canal.The council and Waterways...

Mullingar company awarded Center Parcs’ furniture contract

A Mullingar company has been awarded the first non-construction contracts for the Center Parcs Longford Forest project in Ballymahon.Fagan Office Supplies has been chosen...

EPA demands Longford council improves environmental protection

A senior inspector with the Environmental Protection Agency says she hopes Longford County Council will be able to improve their performance on environmental protection...

11 Shannonside angling projects receive major funding boost

11 angling Projects in the Shannonside region have been given a major financial boost with key funding approved by Inland fisheries.Over 2.2million euro has...

Time To Take Longford Football Seriously: Graham

Mickey Graham believes St. Columba’s Mullinalagthas Leinster championship victory will make people sit up and take notice of Longford football.Mullinalagtha progressed to the AIB...

Tully Takes Handball Double’s Double

Fiona Tully added another brace of titles to her ever-increasing collection, partnering DCU College mate Meadhbh Ni Dhálaigh to both the 60x30 and 40x20...

Cunningham To Announce Backroom Team In Weeks

Anthony Cunningham got straight into the day job as he watched Clann nan Gael bow out of the Connacht senior football championship and admitted...

Helen O’Rourke (nee Carroll)

Helen O'Rourke (nee Carroll), Carrickport, Drumcong, Co. Leitrim. Monday, November 12th at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral arrangements later.

Robert (Sonny) Jones

Robert (Sonny) Jones, (Livestock Haulier) Cloonagher, Bornacoola, Co. Leitrim who passed away on Monday 12th of November, in his 96th year, peacefully at the...

Paddy Collum

Paddy Collum, Lettergunnell, Ballinalee, Co. Longford. Sunday, November 11th.Predeceased by his father Jack. Paddy died peacefully in Mullingar General Hospital. He will...

LISTEN: Will the RSA issue free breathalyzers to prevent unintentional drink driving?

Following a piece with Noel Gibbons, Road Safety Officer with Mayo County Council where The Joe Finnegan Show highlighted the need for people to...

LISTEN: Cannabis campaigners forced to go to government with “begging bowl” again

Martin who is based in Monaghan is living with Parkinsons while Edel in Roscommon is living with MS. They both have found benefits from...

PODCAST: Listener stunned with ‘rip-off’ ED charge

Last Sunday Geraldine went to the emergency department in Portiuncula University Hospital in Ballinasloe with her sister, who had a neck injury.Upon leaving,...