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Longford murder trial hears tension between accused and deceased

A Latvian man who admits stabbing a Polish man to death told gardai the deceased had smashed his apartment windows on Halloween night and...

Minister claims unemployment in Longford down more than 40pc since recession

Business, Enterprise and Innovation Minister Heather Humphreys says Longford has had a decrease  in unemployment of over 40% since the height of the recession.She...

Man charged with attempted murder in Ballymahon refused bail

A man charged with attempted murder in Longford have been refused bail by a court in Northern Ireland.Eoin Stokes, 37, with an address in...
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Man released on bail after allegedly possessing weapons in Longford town

An 18-year-old man has been released on bail after being charged with possessing offensive weapons in Longford town.Yesterday afternoon at about 2.30, gardaí stopped...

Special court sitting over alleged Longford stabbing

A juvenile remains has been charged in connection with alleged a stabbing in Longford.A 19-year-old man received stab wounds after the incident in the...

Ballymahon may have ‘Town Team’ within months following successful meeting

Ballymahon Fianna Fail Councillor Pat O' Toole says he hopes the town will have a new “town team” organisation in the coming months.He was...
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Longford murder trial adjourned until Friday morning

The trial of a 25-year-old man accused of murdering another man in Longford has been adjourned until tomorrow morning.Rihards Lavickis of Annaly Court in...

Business Minister may announce jobs boost in Longford today

Minister Heather Humphreys will be the guest of honour as Longford Women's Link launch a new strategic policy document this evening in the town.The...
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Jury sworn in for Longford murder trial

A 25-year-old man is to go on trial accused of the murder of another man in Longford over a year ago.Rihards Lavickis of Annaly...

Man seriously injured after stabbing in Longford town

Gardaí are investigating a stabbing near Longford town yesterday evening,A 19-year-old man received stab wounds after the incident in the Springlawn area, just off...

BREAKING: Jose Mourinho leaves Manchester United

Manchester United has announced that manager Jose Mourinho has left the club with immediate effect.The club would like to thank Jose for his work...

Mullinalaghta To Face Dr.Crokes In Thurles

St.Columba’s Mullinalaghta AIB All-Ireland Club semi-final with Dr. Crokes has been set for Semple Stadium.Croke Park have set the All-Ireland club fixture for Saturday...

Davis Gives O’Byrne Cup Schedule Endorsement

New Longford boss Padraic Davis has given the pre-Christmas O’Byrne cup schedule the thumbs up.Longford saw off Meath by 0-9 to 1-5 on Saturday...

Eddie Fahy

Eddie Fahy, Dalkey, Co. Dublin and late of Ballinakill, Loughrea, Co. Galway. Saturday, December 15th, in St. Vincent’s Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin...

Thomas McCormack

Thomas McCormack, Carrowkeel, Elphin, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, at home surrounded by his family.Reposing at Brady’s Funeral Home, Elphin on Wednesday evening from five...

Tony Keane

Tony Keane, Boyle Road, Carrick-on-Shannon, Roscommon / Leitrim. Peacefully after a long life, well lived, reunited with his beloved Peggy.Loving and much...

LISTEN: Paul Williams gives his take on the Strokestown repossession case

On this morning's Joe Finnegan Show, Ballinamore native and journalist Paul Williams spoke to Joe about the dangers of the "mob mentality" that can...

LISTEN: It’s time to march for Rural Ireland, who’s with Mick?

Mick in Roscommon says it's time for Irish people to follow the French example and get the yellow vests out. He says he's fed...

LISTEN BACK: Shamrock 165 The Unknown Flight

On Tuesday, Evelyn Rooney and Peggy Lennon spoke to Joe Finnegan in studio to tell the story of their relative Evelyn Belton who died...