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Man convicted of kidnapping woman in Longford

A man has been convicted of kidnapping the mother of his children in Longford after she obtained a barring order again him.A Central Criminal...

REVEALED: Significant rise in planning applications in Shannonside region

The number of planning permissions granted in the Shannonside region rose by 33 per cent in the third quarter of this year.According to the...

Lanesboro distillery gets planning go-ahead

Lanesboro has been given a major boost today, with planning permission granted for a new tourist attraction to be developed at the village.Longford County...

Jury to resume deliberations in trial of man accused of kidnapping Longford woman

A jury will resume deliberations today in the trial of man accused of raping his former partner after kidnapping her in Longford.The woman's partner...

Longford animal charity calls for better enforcement of legislation

The operators of an animal welfare charity in Longford say a lot of money could be saved to the taxpayer if legislation on cruelty...

One man arrested after two seperate assaults in Longford town

Gardaí in Longford are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted on Main Street in the town in the early hours of Sunday...

Longford council to meet Oireachtas committee on N4

A deputation from Longford County Council is to make a presentation on the need for the upgrading of the N4 to an Oireachtas committee...

Publicans must encourage use of high-vis vests – Superintendent

Longford's Garda superintendent is appealing to rural publicans to ensure that anyone leaving their premises to walk home is wearing a high-vis vest this...

Doctor accused of failing to diagnose cancer in Longford woman (80)

A doctor has appeared before a fitness to practice inquiry accused of failing to diagnose cervical cancer in an 80-year-old Longford woman who later...
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Gardai reveal significant drop in incidents of shoplifting in Longford town

Gardai in Longford are reporting a 22 percent drop in the number of shoplifting offenses in the town over the last number of months.Superintendent...

Butler Previews: Athlone Town V Wexford FC

Athlone Town are away to Wexford FC in the next round of the SSE Airtricity League First Division.The game kicks off at a quarter...

Buccaneers Relegated to Division 2A Of AIL

It’s relegation for the second successive season for Buccaneers following their 30-24 All-Ireland League play-off defeat to Queen’s University last weekend.Queens now progress to...

Longford Lose To Westmeath in Leinster Minor Championship

Longford lost their opening 2019 Electric Ireland Leinster Minor football championship group game to neighbours Westmeath in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park.The Lakeside County scored...

Ciaran Gray

Ciaran Gray. Tashinny, Ballymahon, Co. Longford. Tuesday, 23rd, April, suddenly at his residence. Deeply regretted by his sisters, Carmel and Marian, brother-in-law Charlie, nieces and nephews,...

P.J. Keogh

P.J. Keogh Cluain Broc, Monksland and late of Sarsfield Square, Athlone. Peacefully on Tuesday the 23rd April 2019. Irish Defense Forces. Predeceased by his mother Carmel...

Julia Marie McHugh, nee Heveran

Julia Marie McHugh, nee Heveran, age 92, Native of Partry, Co Mayo, Ireland; currently of Westchester; longtime nurse with Continental Whitecap Corporation; beloved wife...

Listen – Independent Candidate James Miller

Listen to the interview James Miller had with Joe Finnegan on the show this morning the 24th April 2019.

Listen – Fianna Fáil Candidate Anne Rabbitte

Listen to the interview Anne Rabbitte had with Joe Finnegan on the show this morning the 23rd April 2019.