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Gardaí issue warning after several crashes near Granard

People in north Longford are being urged to be very cautious on the roads after a significant rise in collisions over the past week.Gardaí...
Break In

Longford Gardai investigate after home broken into at Minard

Gardai in Longford are appealing for witnesses after two male intruders were reported in a home in Minard at approximately 3am last night.A resident...
Longford Chamber

Longford Chamber to seek approval to sell headquarters

Longford's Chamber of Commerce is seeking approval from members to sell its' landmark building which could reach a price close to a quarter of...

Ballymahon parents claim HSE gave seven days notice of clinic closure

The HSE only gave one weeks notice of the closure of Ballymahon's dental clinic which has affected children throughout the South Longford region.The snap...

Longford GP: Rural practice is ‘unviable’ and ‘isolating’

A well-known GP has said that many doctors don't want to commit to rural practice because it's unviable and isolating.Dr Padraig McGarry, who is...
Court

Verdict imminent in Ballynacargy man’s murder trial

Jury deliberations are continuing in the trial of a Ballynacargy man charged with the murder of the mother of his children.Danny Keena, of Empor,...

Longford TV weight-loss star vows to shed more pounds

Celebrity Operation Transformation star Gary O'Hanlon says he is confident he will be able to maintain his new healthy lifestyle going having lost over...

14pc decrease in unemployment locally over past year

There has been a significant fall in the number of people on the Live Register across the Shannonside region in the past 12 months,...
Taste of the Lakelands

Second Taste of the Lakeland festival gets underway today

Large crowds are expected in Lanesboro this weekend for the second annual Taste of the Lakeland Food Festival.The event was held for the first...

Longford council spends €2m on services in three months

Longford County Council has spent more than €2.4 million in the past three months on good and services, with half of that paid in...

Longford’s Winning Streak Continues

DSLP 29 Longford 34By Tommy ButlerLongford secured a great bonus point win in a high scoring match versus De La Salle Palmerston in Kilternan on...

Maiden League Victory For Buccaneers

Buccaneers 41 Old Wesley 14By Michael SilkeBuccaneers secured their opening All-Ireland league victory of the season with a 41-14 win over Old Wesley in Dubarry...

A Huge weekend of Ladies Football Action

ON a packed weekend of Ladies Club Football activity, the Munster, Leinster and Ulster senior championship Final pairings were decided, as All-Ireland senior champions...

John James Winters

John James Winters Derreen, Drumcong, Co. Leitrim. Monday October 22nd peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Aras Carolan, Mohill, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at St....

Michael Silke

Michael Silke Ballygar, Co. Galway Sunday October 21st. Husband of the late Mary and cherished father of Mary, R.I.P. Reposing at his residence Tuesday evening ...

Lucy Brady (nee Carolan)

Lucy Brady (nee Carolan) Mullinroe, Dring, Co. Longford Monday October 22nd, peacefully at the residence of her daughter Caroline Harten, Carnagh Upper, Kilcogy, Co.Cavan. ...

PODCAST: Businessman Sean Quinn condemns arson attack

Seán Quinn has condemned an arson attack at the house of one of the executives of his former company.A car was set on fire...

LISTEN: Lively debate on JF Show weekly panel

There were plenty of topics to debate on today's Joe Finnegan Show panel, such as Brexit, Denis Naughten's resignation as a minister and the...

LISTEN: Former Minister Denis Naughten shares details of Leo meeting

Following his shock resignation from the Cabinet table announced in Dáil Éireann yesterday, former Communications Minister Deputy Denis Naughten spoke live to The Joe...