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Restrictions in Cavan hospital over winter-vomiting bug

Strict visiting restrictions have been put in place at Cavan General Hospital because of an outbreak of the winter-vomiting bug.The hospital is requesting that...

Calls for government to re-balance costs of local nursing home care

There are calls for the government to rebalance the costs of nursing home care between the public and private sectors.Nursing Homes Ireland has published...

Workers at Lanesborough Power station welcome move to biomass

Workers at Lough Ree Power in Lanesboro are positive about plans to transition the station from peat to biomass.The ESB held its first public...

Granard company awarded contract for Pearse Park upgrade

A Granard company has been awarded the main contract for the €2.5-million upgrade of Pearse Park.Serious structural issues were identified in the Longford GAA...

PODCAST: Longford Councillor calls for harsher sentences for non-Irish copper thieves

There are calls for non-Irish people who are convicted of theft of copper piping from homes and subsequently destroy those properties to be sent...

Justice Minister called on to explain why new Ballymahon station plan has been shelved

The Minister for Justice is to be called upon to explain why plans to upgrade Ballymahon Garda station are on hold.Longford Superintendent Jim Delaney...

Funeral arrangements confirmed for Longford fire victim

Funeral arrangements have been made for the elderly woman who died in a fire in north Longford on Saturday night.Gardaí from Granard were called to...
Copper

Longford Councillor calls for non-Irish criminals who steal copper to be deported

There are calls for non-Irish people who are convicted of theft of copper piping from homes and subsequently destroy those properties to be sent...
Passable

Longford Council confirms all roads in county now passable

Longford County Council has confirmed that all roads in the county are now passable once again.The local authority has finally managed to clear...
Wind farm

PODCAST: Bord na Mona rejects claims it has not listened to Derryadd residents about...

Bord na Mona is rejecting suggestions that the company hasn't listened to the concerns of the community in Longford about the Derryadd Wind Farm.Communications...

Roscommon Top 3A After Tyrone Win

Roscommon recorded their third win in Allianz Hurling League Division 3A with a seven point win over Armagh 0-18 to 1-11 and are the...

Longford See Off Leitrm in Division 3B

Longford recorded their first win of their Division 3B campaign with a 2-18 to 16 points win over Leitrim at Glennon Brothers Pearse Park.Ben...

Antrim Ladies Score Win Over Leitrim

Antrim recovered from their defeat against Fermanagh to record a 5-10 to 4-6 victory over Leitrim at The Dub on Saturday.Antrim were 3-6 to...

Catherine (Kate) Monaghan (nee Tiernan)

Catherine (Kate) Monaghan (nee Tiernan) Clonbonny, Athlone, Co Westmeath and formerly of The Derries, Kiltoom, Athlone, Co Roscommon. Saturday, February 16th, peacefully in her...

Bridie Gately (nee Cusack)

Bridie Gately (nee Cusack) Castletown, Curraghboy, Athlone, Co. Roscommon. Saturday, February 16th, peacefully at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her...

Margaret Sweeney (nee Rudden)

Margaret Sweeney (nee Rudden) Tullyoscar, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Belturbet, Co. Cavan. Friday, February 15th, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Predeceased by her beloved husband...

Podcast: Side by Side 10th Feb 2019

Side by Side presented by Eamon O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.Patsy Lee Explores more on Laudato Si the letter from Pope Francis.So join...

Podcast: Saturday Connection 9th February 2019

Charlie McGettigan presents a host of guests, chat and music on the Saturday Connection. The programme was broadcast on the 9th of February 2019.In...

Podcast: A Love Letter from Gurteen

Roses are Red, Violets are blue, we Will save our post office, with help from you! Damien Tansey, Centra owner in Gurteen talks to...