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Butler: Loughrey quit for work and family reasons

The leader of the Fianna Fáil group on Longford County Council insists Padraig Loughrey quit as a councillor for work and family reasons.Yesterday, the...
Longford Court

Man charged over major drugs raid in Edgeworthstown

A man in his thirties is due in court next month after being charged in connection with the recent drugs raid in Edgeworthstown.About €120,000’s...

Longford councillor Padraig Loughrey resigns from Longford County Council

Longford councillor Padraig Loughrey, has announced his immediate resignation from Longford County Council.In a statement issued this morning, he said: "After much deliberation and...

Aisling Children’s Art Festival kicks off today

Longford's much anticipated Aisling Children's Art Festival will be celebrating its' 20th anniversary when it kicks off today.There'll be lots of surprises and old...

Two women released without charge by Longford gardai after drugs raid

Two women who were being questioned in Longford garda station in relation to a drugs seizure worth €120,000 have been released without charge.The two,...
Foróige

Two Shannonside women graduate from Foróige Leadership programme

Two young women from the Shannonside region have recently graduated from a special leadership programme run by youth organization Foroige.Abbie Moloney from Longford and...

Shannonside TD calls for criminal investigation into tracker mortgage scandal

A Shannonside TD, who is a member of the Oireachtas finance committee, had called for a criminal investigation into the tracker mortgage scandal.This week...
Cannabis

Revenue reveals drugs found in latest Longford raid smuggled from Spain

The Revenue Commissioners has revealed that drugs found in a search of a house in Edgewortshtown this week originated in Spain.A man in his...
Garda

Three people remain in custody over €120k Edgeworthstown drugs seizure

Three people remain in custody this morning in connection with a major drugs seizure in Longford yesterday.Six kilos of cannabis and a small amount...

Three arrested after seizure of €125,000 worth of drugs in Edgeworthstown

Gardai have arrested three people and seized €125,000 of drugs following a co-ordinated series of raids in Edgeworthstown.Two women in their 20s and 50s...
St Brigids

Major development planned at St. Brigid’s GAA club

St. Brigid’s GAA club has launched a major development project involving the construction of a new gym and meeting room along with a series...
Longford-Town

Last Minute Cork Goal Breaks Longford Hearts

Longford Town conceded a last gasp extra-time goal to agonisingly lose one-nil to 10-man Premier Division Cork City in the Extra.ie FAI Cup first...
Killoe-Crest

Killoe Emmet Og Face 48 Week Suspension

Killoe Emmet Og are set to appeal a believed 48-week suspension issued by the Longford CCC committee.The suspension will affect all Killoe Emmet Og...

Margaret Ann Farragher (nee Curley)

Margaret Ann Farragher (nee Curley) Glinsk, Castlerea, Co. Galway. Thursday, 13th August. Peacefully at the Galway Hospice, in the loving care of her family. Margaret Ann, dearly loved...

Bridget (Biddy) Ward nee Dalton

Bridget (Biddy) Ward nee Dalton. Cattan, Mohill, Co. Leitrim, Wednesday 12th August, peacefully at Sligo general Hospital, Previously in the loving care of the...

Michael (Mick) Dobson

Michael (Mick) Dobson, Macclesfield, Cheshire, UK, Thailand and formerly of Athlone, Co Westmeath, Tuesday 11th August suddenly.Pre deceased by his father Roger and...
The-Longford-Town-Review

The Longford Town Review Season Two Episode Six

Longford Town bowed out of the Extra.ie FAI Cup after Ricardo Dinanga’s goal in the 120th minute sealed a Cork City victory.Town were much...
Italian

Podcast: Lockdown in the North of England

The North of England has been heavily affected by the Corona Virus Pandemic and Labour MP Mike Kane for Wythenshawe and Sale East who...
Italian

Podcast: Earthing The Myths

Mythology doesn’t just belong to the greeks and the roman. Indeed  Ireland has a vibrant link to myth,folklore and early history.Daragh Smyth is a...