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Shop owners urged to enhance their security measures for the festive season

Gardaí in the Shannonside/Northern Sound region are urging shop owners and businesses to enhance their security measures as the festive season swings into gear....

Indecon report recommends closure of ‘poor’ Longford greyhound stadium

Longford greyhound stadium is set to close next year after a report today revealed that its overall infrastructure for spectators was 'poor'.The stadium, which...

ABP confirms it will increase beef prices from next week

Food group ABP's confirmed it will increase the base price of cattle for deliveries from next Monday.In a statement this afternoon, the company's strongly...

REPORT: Longford greyhound stadium earmarked for closure as part of IGB review

It's being reported this afternoon that Longford greyhound track is one of four nationwide that is earmarked for closure next year as part of...

Longford Lotto winner comes forward to claim one-million euro prize

The lucky person who bought a one-million euro winning lotto ticket in Ballymahon over six weeks ago has finally collected their winnings.The person,...

IFA hold second blockade today at Lidl distribution centre

The Irish Farmers' Association is blockading the Lidl distribution centre in Charleville, Co. Cork this morning.It comes after yesterday's protest at the Aldi...
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Environment Department blamed for delay in repairing Longford bridge

A Longford councillor is blaming the Department of Environment for a delay of several months in repairing a bridge at Ballinalee in north Longford.The...

Two men to appear in court today following handgun seizure in Rathowen

Two men will appear in court this morning in relation to a gun seizure on the Longford Westmeath border this week.The fully-loaded semi-automatic pistol...

Longford eighth most deprived region in the country, says deprivation index

Longford is the eighth most deprived region in the country, according to the latest national deprivation index.The report draws on Census data and scores...

Inquest hears Longford woman died from accidental overdose of paracetamol

A 29-year-old Longford woman died after accidentally overdosing on paracetamol she was taking for pain.Rebecca Bissett was taking paracetamol over the Easter weekend...

Podcast: David Harte Speaks to Sunday Sport

David Harte a two time world hockey goalkeeper of the year is seeking election to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes’ Commission at Tokyo...

Cross Country Success For Ireland

Athletics Ireland's had its most successful European Cross-Country Championships. Four medals were won in Lisbon.The senior women's side took a silver medal for their combined...
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Mayo Bring McDonald to Backroom Team

Mayo GAA have confirmed that James Horan has added Ciaran McDonald to his senior football backroom team. McDonald played senior county football with Mayo between 1994 and...

Maeve MORAHAN (nee McGuinn).

Maeve MORAHAN (nee McGuinn). Ballinagare, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon and late of Charlestown, Co. Mayo. Tuesday, December 10th. Peacefully in the tender loving care of...

Martin Dowd.

Martin Dowd. St. Brendan’s, Ballygar and formerly of Ballythomas, Creggs, Co. Galway. Peacefully at Portiuncula hospital, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. Monday, 9th December. Reposing at his sisters Rosaleen...

Michael Nevin.

Michael Nevin. The Demense, Longford. Monday, 9th December. Peacefully in the loving care of the nurses and staff of St.Joseph’s Care Centre,Longford, surrounded by his...

Podcast: David Harte Speaks to Sunday Sport

David Harte a two time world hockey goalkeeper of the year is seeking election to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes’ Commission at Tokyo...

Podcast: Cookery Corner: Christmas Side Dishes

On Cookery Corner this week with Chef Sham from the Cottage Restraunt Jamestown, he spoke with Joe about side dishes for your christmas dinner.Brussel...

Podcast: JF Show Panel

On Friday's Panel- Parvez Butt, Eugene Murphy and Tess MurphyTake a listen: