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Longford County Council broadly in favour of Derryadd windfarm subject to some conditions

An Oral Hearing into a proposed wind farm in south Longford has heard that the local authority is broadly in favour of the project,...

Claim that proposed wind turbines in Derryadd bog would not be out of proportion...

An Oral Hearing into a proposed wind farm development in south Longford has heard a claim that the 24 turbines will not be out...

Center Parcs Longford opening date confirmed

Center Parcs Longford Forest is to open on Monday July 29th.The finishing touches are being put to the multi-million euro project which is being...

Oral hearing into Bord na Mona’s proposed wind farm at Derryadd gets underway

A planned two-day oral hearing into a proposal for a controversial windfarm development is South Longford is due to get underway this morning.Bord na...

Shannonside childcare facilities receive funding boost of 350k for capital investment

Funding of nearly €350,000 has been announced by the Government for childcare providers across the Shannonside region.The grants will help to create new places...
Maura Higgins

Longford model becomes latest resident on Love Island

A Longford model is the latest lady to join the cast of hit TV show 'Love Island'.Maura Higgins, who is from Ballymahon, has featured...
Gardai

None of the 200 newly qualified Gardai are to be stationed in Shannonside region

None of the 200 gardai who passed out at Templemore College in recent days are being appointed to any garda station in the Shannonside...

Longford Tidy Towns calls for more enforcement of anti-dumping legislation

Longford Tidy Towns says the only way to stamp out illegal dumping is to invest in enforcement of anti dumping legislation.The town was penalised...
Council

Longford council to hold meetings every second month

A Longford Councillor has strongly denied that plans to hold local authority meetings every second month is an "attack on democracy".Councillors agreed at their...

Too many “moderately littered” sites in Longford

The poor performance of Longford town in the latest IBAL Litter League results is down to an overall degeneration of areas around the town...

Bray Wanderers 3 Longford Town 2

A last gasp Hugh Douglas header sealed three points for Bray Wanderers over Longford Town after a crazy three goal final 10 minutes writes Kieran...

Connacht MFC: Sligo See Off Leitrim Challenge

Sligo got the better of Leitrim by eleven points in Avantcard Pairc Sean MacDiarmada in Electric Ireland Connacht Minor football championship this evening.It finished Sligo...

Robbie Keane Joins Middlesbrough Coaching Staff

Robbie Keane is to join Jonathan Woodgate's coaching staff at Middlesbrough after Woodgate was appointed boss of the Championship club on a three-year deal.Ireland’s...

Marie Lyster

Marie Lyster. Cregga, Strokestown, Co Roscommon. Friday,14th June 2019. Peacefully at the North West Hospice Sligo. Predeceased by her brothers William and Seamus and...

Noel F. Heavey

Noel F. Heavey The Herons, Hodson Bay, Athlone, Co. Roscommon. Friday, 14th June 2019. Peacefully, at home surrounded by his loving family. Sadly missed by his...

Oliver Casserley

Oliver Casserley Tullybeg, Ballygawley, Co Sligo and formerly Meelragh-Nagur, Bornacoola, Co Leitrim. Thursday, June 13th, surrounded by his loving family, in the kind and tender...