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Residents of Longford housing estate express frustration at repeated anti-social incidents

A resident of a well-known Longford housing estate has expressed his frustration after a number of anti-social incidents in the area linked to a...

HSE hoping to expedite filling of GP vacancy in Ballymahon

The HSE has confirmed that it is looking to fill the vacancy for a GP in Ballymahon as soon as possible.Dr Laura Noonan...

Longford man preparing to represent Ireland at the World Skills Championships

A Longford man is preparing to represent Ireland at this years World Skills Championships in Kazan, Russia.Ryan McLoughlin, from Aughnacliffe, is Bricklayer of the...

Bingo numbers being called for the final time tonight at Temperance Hall

It's the end of an era for a Longford institution with bingo numbers being called for the final time tonight at Temperance Hall in...

Defibrillator missing from the Cullyfad Defibrillator Group

An appeal has been made for a defibrillator missing from the Cullyfad Defibrillator Group.The defibrillator, which was situated at Corboy Cross, was removed...

€25,000 funding required to keep Longford Greyhound Stadium open beyond this month

A total of 25,000 euro is required in order to keep Longford Greyhound stadium open beyond the end of this month.Over one-hundred people attended...

Ballymahon traders welcome new car-park approval at ‘Priest’s Field’

News that the "Priests Field" is to be finally developed for a car park in Ballymahon is being widely welcomed by people in the...

Efforts underway to keep Longford greyhound track open

Efforts are underway to keep Longford greyhound track open.Earlier this month, the track announced that it was to close at the end of...

Conservative MP with Shannonside links feels hard border could be avoided in case of...

A Conservative MP, with strong family links in the Shannonside region, believes it is still possible to avoid border infrastructure in Northern Ireland even...

Long-awaited car park plans approved for Ballymahon

There's good news for the town of Ballymahon today regarding a long-running saga over car parking.A deal has finally been agreed between the local...

Leitrim’s Breege Connolly Wins Dublin 10 Mile

Breege Connolly secured her second win of the KBC Race Series today, winning the Frank Duffy 10 Mile at the Phoenix Park in 58...

Bohemians Beat Longford Town On Penalties

Longford Town suffered penalty heartbreak at the hands of Premier Division Bohemians writes Andrew Dempsey.Lee Steacy’s spot kick was saved by James Talbot at...

Thomas Higgins Second In Irish U16 Championship

Roscommon’s Thomas Higgins took second place at the Irish Boys U16 Championship held at Donabate Golf Club, Dublin.Higgins finished on a one over par...

John McGoey

John McGoey Annaly Park ,Longford and formerly of Newtownforbes, 24th August 2019 peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Pre-deceased by his sons John ,Patrick...

Christine Ginnell (née Hand)

The death has occurred on Saturday, August 24th of Christine Ginnell (née Hand), Ballymanus, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath, peacefully, in the loving care of her...

Ita Doyle

Ita Doyle, Friday 23rd August. Ringowney, Edgeworthstown Co. Longfordpeacefully in the loving care of the nurses and staff of Mullingar General Hospital.Sadly missed by...

The Longford Town Review Semptember 24th

A dramatic week for Longford Town as Neale Fenn resigns and Town go all the way to sudden death penalties with Bohemians.Town's exit in...

Agriview 22nd August, 2019

Listen into Agri View with Noel Murphy for all your Agricultural Advice.

PODCAST: The benefits of investment in water – Irish Water and Roscommon County Council

On Thursday, August 22nd, Let's Talk was live at the North Roscommon Water Treatment Plant in Tibohine.On the show, Irish Water and Roscommon County...