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Darragh Barden has been appointed as the new manager of Mohill mart in Leitrim

A new manager has been appointed to Mohill mart in Leitrim.Daragh Barden, who has worked at the mart since 2013, was named this week...
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Gardai arrest three teens over violent attack in Longford town yesterday evening.

Gardaí are investigating an incident of robbery which occurred on St Mels Road in Longford yesterday evening. A male in his teens...

A Longford councillor has highlighted the importance of support for local residents committees.

Longford councillor Mick Cahill has highlighted the importance of support for local residents committees at the recent monthly meeting of the local authority.The Fianna...

A Longford Councillor is calling on the Minister for Housing to review and act...

A Longford Councillor is calling on the Minister for Housing to review income thresholds for social housing supports.Independent Cllr Gerry Warnock says the maximum...

125 women are now fully licenced as security staff in the Shannonside Northern Sound...

Just over 125 women are fully licenced as security staff in the Shannonside Northern Sound region.A total 1864 licences were issued by the Private...
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Longford businesswoman hopes remote working can help develop opportunities for rural towns

Longford native Anne Heraty who's head of CPL Resources says she believes the current pandemic will bring plenty of opportunities regarding employment, as well...
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LISTEN: If you live in Longford and want to learn about how to protect...

People in Longford who have an interest in finding out more about their local streams and rivers are being invited to take part in...
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Irish Rail has confirmed two Dublin services for Longford passengers will be cancelled for...

Irish Rail has confirmed that two services serving Longford passengers will be cancelled for the next three weeks.The 05.38 Longford to Pearse and 18.15...

Longford Gardai investigating criminal damage at childcare centre

Gardai in Longford are appealing for any information on an incident of criminal damage in the Springlawn area.Windows were smashed on the community childcare...

Ballymahon business prioritises local suppliers as it creates 15 new jobs

Fifteen news jobs have been created in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic with the opening of a new pizzeria and grill in Ballymahon, Co...
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Arsenal Bow Out Of FA Cup

Arsenal's hopes of ending the season with silverware took a massive hit this afternoon as they were knocked out of the FA Cup in...
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Buttler Returns For Connacht

Connacht have recalled Captain Jarrad Butler and made six further changes for tomorrow’s rescheduled Guinness PRO14 clash with Ospreys at The Sportsground.Butler lines out...

Why Attack The Mark?

Mid-January and no end in sight of the Covid restrictions.It’s looking more likely that we will be waiting for GAA possibly later into the...

Nicola Bergin

Nicola Bergin, Lisbrack, Longford and formerly of Main Street, Longford. 23rd January 2021, peacefully at the residence of her sister Ann at Árd Michael, Longford....

Winnie Mulligan nee McGoldrick

Winnie Mulligan (nee McGoldrick), Cornakelly, Moyne, Co. Longford. January 23rd. Peacefully at the Sunset Lodge, St Joseph’s care home Longford.Pre-deceased by her husband Sonny. Deeply regretted...

SONNY SHEA

SONNY SHEA Lisnaria, Roscommon. January 23rd, 2021; (Peacefully), at his home, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Betty and much loved...
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Podcast: Mary McAleese

Former President of Ireland Mary McAleese spoke to Joe Finnegan on Friday's JF Show.Take a listen here:
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Podcast: Jimmy Jests

Longford comedian Jimmy Jests spoke to Joe Finnegan on Thursday's JF Show about providing comedy in these lockdown times through social media.Take a listen...

Side By Side January 17th 2021

 Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.So join Eamonn and Tony as they play great music and talk about...