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ISPCA hopeful of full recovery for two puppies dumped among rubbish in Ballymahon

The ISPCA is hopeful that two young puppies found dumped in Ballymahon earlier this week will be fully healthy in a few weeks.Three...

UK police assisting Longford Gardai with investigation into Edgeworthstown ‘chop shop’

Gardai in north Longford are liaising with the Metropolitan Police in London in order to identify the people behind a so-called 'chop shop' discovered...

Ballymahon family horrified to discover three puppies dumped among rubbish at ‘Red Bridge’

A South Longford family has expressed their horror after discovering three puppies dumped in Ballymahon this week.Andy Bell's neighbour discovered a terrier cross puppy...

Extra services to begin on Sligo Dublin rail line next week

Irish Rail has confirmed that it will be providing an additional service on its Sligo-Dublin line from next week.Following a public consultation process...

Investigations ongoing into Longford shooting incident

Investigations are ongoing into an incident that took place in Co Longford yesterday in which a dog was shot dead and a man received...

Man receives leg injuries as dog is shot dead in Longford

An investigation is underway after a man received alleged leg injuries in an incident in Longford this evening.An Alsation dog is understood to have...

Little done over past four years on asian clam infestation

Little or nothing has been done over the past four years to tackle the Asian clam infestation on the hot water stretch at Lanesborough.That's...

‘Operation Enable’ underway in Longford to tackle wheelchair accessible parking space abuse

A major day of action targeting drivers who park in blue wheelchair accessible spaces without the required permit is taking place in Longford town...

Residents along N55 in Granard predict serious or fatal accident

A group of residents on one of the busiest roads in the north Longford area claim unless traffic calming measures are put in place,...

Over €25,000 awarded to programmes in the Shannonside region

Over €25,000 euro has been awarded to programmes in the Shannonside region which try to keep older people active in their communities.In Leitrim, 27...

Podcast:Relive Mullinalaghta’s Leinster Triumph 2018

St Columba’s Mullinalaghta created history on the 9th of December 2018 by becoming the first Longford team to win the Leinster senior title.Mickey Grahams...

A Heroes Return; St Columba’s Mullinalaghta

St Columba's Mullinalaghta have returned home as heroes after claiming the Leinster Senior football title.The North Longford side saw off Kilmacud Crokes 1-08 to...

UK Based Conan Brady ‘Leeds’ The Way

It’s been a fairytale story for St Columba’s Mullinalaghta as the half-parish have claimed the Leinster Senior title with a 1-08 to 1-06 win...

Elizabeth (Lily) McWeeney (nee McWeeney)

Elizabeth (Lily) McWeeney (nee McWeeney) Dromore, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.) Sunday, December, 9th peacefully in her 97th year at Abbey Haven, Nursing Home, Boyle. Pre-deceased...
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Damien Lynch

Damien Lynch. Gelsha, Ballinalee, Co. Longford and formerly of Gortinty, Aughamore, Co. Leitrim. Friday, December, 7th suddenly at his home in Gortinty, in his 25th year. Damien...

Mary Mc Dermott (nee Quinn)

Mary Mc Dermott (nee Quinn) 12 Hanly Ave, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Sunday, 9th December peacefully at the I.C.U department Sligo University Hospital. Deeply regretted by her...

RECIPE: Christmas Cookery with Gearóid Lynch & JF – Monday 3rd Dec 2018

The Christmas Cookery Corner was in full swing again today on the Joe Finnegan Show - you can listen back to the piece with...

PODCAST: Should Sinn Féin finally take its Westminster seats?

Sinn Féin is coming under pressure to take its seats in the House of Commons to help to get the Brexit vote through.But...

PODCAST: JF Show weekly panel

Brexit, the Castleblayney tragedy, the broadband saga and sex-offenders legislation: these were some of the topics discussed on today's Joe Finnegan Show panel.They...