Traffic restrictions in place ahead of Longford-Tyrone match

Fans attending the Longford-Tyrone clash today at Longford’s Pearse Park are being advised of major traffic restrictions in the area.

Gardai say that all approach roads to the grounds on the Battery Road will have traffic diversions in place.

The restrictions will be in operation from 2pm until 8pm to facilitate the movement of fans attending the championship game as well as the minor game between Longford and Louth.

Signage will be in place to alert motorists and gardai are asking everyone approaching Longford town to take extra care and obey the diversions.