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Garda appeal for information over Abbeyshrule thefts

Gardai are appealing for information on the theft of a number of trailers, a quad bike and tools from the Abbeyshrule area sometime between...
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Longford Gardai investigating two incidents of suspected criminal damage by fire in the town...

Gardaí are investigating two incidents of suspected criminal damage by fire which occurred yesterday evening,The first incident occured just before 9 pm last night...

Local TD welcomes the allocation this morning of 104,000 Euros for County Longford

€104,000 in initial funding to help Longford towns and villages adapt in a COVID era has been anounced by Minister Heather Humphreys.This funding is...

Gardai in Longford Town are investigating a suspected arson attack in the town.

Gardaí are investigating an incident of suspected criminal damage by fire that occurred at approximately 10:20pm last night at a derelict residence on Battery...

HSE submits pre-planning documents for 43 bed extension to St Joseph’s, Longford

The HSE has submitted its intention to seek planning permission for the new 43 bed unit at St Joseph's Care Centre in Longford.The project,...

Longford women’s rights advocate believes banning of tampon ad regressive move for Ireland

A Longford women's rights advocate thinks the controversy over a TV ad that showed women how to use a tampon is connected to the...

Senator claims south Longford windfarm plans are contradictory to national bog policy

A Sinn Fein senator is questioning how a decision to grant planning for a wind farm in south Longford will fit into the national...
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Longford Gardai alerted after local train passenger failed to wear facemask

Gardai in Longford responded to an incident on board on a train this morning regarding a possible breach of Covid 19 regulations.Officers responded...

Seanad hears pandemic and pay cuts have St Christopher’s staff in Longford at “breaking...

It's been claimed that staff at St Christopher's service in Longford are at "breaking point" as a result of the Covid 19 pandemic and...

Attic House’s ‘Youth Cafe’ double-decker bus project given major boost

A youth cafe project in Longford has received a major financial boost from Longford County Council.Attic House recently purchased a yellow double...
Athlone-Town

Athlone Town Ready To Begin Life In WNL

Athlone Town start life in the Women’s National Leaguea against Wexford Youths without the quartet of Emma Donohoe, Jessica Hennessy, Ciara McManus and Chloe...
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Leitrim Club Championship Goes Behind Closed Doors

Leitrim GAA Management Committee have announced that the knockout stages of the Connacht Gold Senior Football Championship, Smith Monumentals Intermediate Football Championship will be...
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...

Liam Rogers

Liam Rogers. 17 Derrahaun, Kenagh, Co. Longford and formerly of 42 The Lough-house, Ards, Kenagh. Friday, 14th August at Costello’s Nursing home, Lanesborough. He is...

John (Jackie) Smith

John (Jackie) Smith 15 O’Callaghans Avenue, Granard, Co. Longford. Thursday, 13th August, at Mullingar regional hospital. Sadly missed by his brothers Peter, Michael, Barry and Dermot, sisters...

Eamon (Edward) Walsh

Eamon (Edward) Walsh Ballymacfrane, Donamon, Co. Roscommon and formerly of Mayo Abbey, Co. Mayo. Thursday, 13th August. Peacefully, at his home, surrounded by his family. Beloved...
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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...
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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...
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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...