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Longford

Longford fire crew called in to help Laois flood relief effort

Fire and rescue crews from Longford, Westmeath and Offaly have been called in to help flood relief efforts in Mountmellick in County Laois.Dozens of...

Longford Chamber of Commerce HQ to be auctioned today

The headquarters of Longford Chamber of Commerce will go under the hammer today at a public auction with a guide price of €150,000.The listed...
Post

Longford postmaster doesn’t see new funding solving all of the network’s problems

A Longford postmaster says he and other members of the IPU are under no illusions that the new funding announced for An Post will...
Pearse

Pearse Park upgrade in doubt as appeal lodged to major renovations

The €2.5-million upgrade of Pearse Park in Longford town has received a major setback, with an appeal lodged against the plans to An Bord...
flooding

Shannonside commuters warned of spot flooding in areas as forecast worsens

Commuters in the Shannonside region are being warned they may face delays this evening due to spot flooding in a number of routes exiting...

Longford GAA confirms delay in Pearse Park upgrade

Longford GAA insists it's still very confident the €2.5-million upgrade of Pearse Park will go ahead despite the appeal lodged against it.Last month, Longford...
Joe Flaherty

Longford convention to proceed despite no contest

Fianna Fáil has confirmed the selection convention to replace Padraig Loughrey on Longford County Council will be going ahead as planned this Friday.Earlier this...
Longford Court

Four men convicted of assault at Longford mosque pay €500 each to victim

Four men convicted of assault at a mosque in Longford have paid €500 compensation each to the victim.The men, all with addresses in Edgeworthstown,...

Longford woman wins major entrepreneurial award

There are celebrations at Longford Women's link today after the announcement of Louise Lovett as the 2017 Social Entrepreneur of the Year.The award was...

Cops investigate spate of Athlone and Longford burglaries

Householders in the Monksland area are being warned to be vigilant after a burglary at a house in the area yesterday.The burglary happened at...

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,...