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168% reduction in study visa applications in Roscommon-Longford since 2011

New figures from the Department of Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service show a 169 percent reduction in the number of people applying for special...
Taoiseach

Taoiseach is accused of defaming Paul Murphy

Leo Varadkar has been accused of defaming Paul Murphy - with formal complaints to be made to the Dáil authorities today.Solidarity's Paul Murphy says...
Mullingar Hospital

Cancer patients should have free hospital parking

A Longford councillor has claimed that patients seeking cancer treatment in this region should be exempted from parking charges imposed by public hospitals.Councillor Mark...

Travel expenses for some HSE workers overclaimed

A newly released audit reveals found certain HSE mental health staff in the Leitrim and surrounding region overclaimed on travel and subsistence expenses.It's also...

TD Fitzmaurice calls on Minister Ross to tackle low Garda numbers before drink-driving laws

The Transport Minister Shane Ross needs to deal with the dwindling numbers of Gardaí and poor road conditions before introducing tougher laws on drink...
Granard

Garda forensic investigators examine scene of Granard fire

Garda forensic investigators are carrying out an assessment of the scene of a large fire which occurred in Granard town centre this afternoon.Two fire...

Longford company claims U.S takeover will lead to jobs growth

A Longford company director whose operation has been bought by a US Fortune 500 company says he is optimistic it will help create more...

Lidl ‘disappointed’ by planning refusal for new Carrick store

German global discount supermarket chain Lidl says it is 'disappointed' with the decision to refuse planning permission to build a store in Carrick on...

Longford Gardai seek witnesses after 68-year-old man knocked off bike

Gardai in Longford are appealing for witnesses to an incident last night in which an elderly cyclist was knocked off his bike.The 68-year-old man...

Emergency services bring Granard fire under control

Fire services have extinguished a large blaze in Granard.At about 1.20 this afternoon, the fire was reported at the back of Keane’s garage on...
Golf

The 2020 British Open Is Cancelled

The Open Championship has been  cancelled for the first time since the Second World War.The Open becomes the first of this year’s majors to...
Golf

Further European Tour Date Postponements

The European Tour have announced the postponement of two further tour dates in June, following the postponement of the Irish Open.The postponement of Trophée...
Nigel-Benn

Nigel Benn Announces Brothers Death Of Covid-19

Former World boxing champion Nigel Benn has revealed on Instagram that one of his brother's has died of Covid-19.Benn posted the news on his...

Noel Sweeney

Noel Sweeney Tara House, Burntwood , founder of Chasetown Civil engineering and a Knight of the Pontifical Order of St Gregory the Great. Wednesday, April...

Henry Kenny

Henry Kenny Cloontuskert, Lanesboro, Co. Roscommon. Monday, 6th April. Peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Formerly of Ballinahinch, Newtowncashel. Predeceased by his parents Johny and Brigid., Sadly missed...

Conor (Joseph) Campbell

Conor (Joseph) Campbell (aged 5) Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. Sunday, April 5th tragically. Much loved son of heartbroken parents Joseph and Emma. Lovingly remembered...
Italian

Podcast: Cystic Fibrosis

Cavan woman Niamh Meehan has Cystic Fibrosis and Gerry Johnston from Athlone is a father of a person with Cystic Fibrosis and they spoke...
Italian

Podcast: Decluttering

Sarah Reynolds, owner of Organised Chaos (organisedchaos.ie) and author of Organised: Simple Tips To Declutter Your House, Your Schedule And Your Mind, spoke to...
Appeal

LISTEN: Urgent appeal made for shut Longford firms to double-check for any supplies of...

An urgent appeal has been made to businesses in Longford to check if they have any unused or available PPE equipment which could be...