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Friends of tragic Janusz Jaciski “utterly grateful” to Carrick’s community kindness

A friend of the Polish man Janusz Jasicki whose body was recovered from the Shannon outside Carrick-on-Shannon this week has said the reaction from...
Pine marten

IWT condemns call by Athlone councillor to de-list pine marten as protected species

The Irish Wildlife Trust has condemned the call by Athlone Municipal District Council to de-list the pine marten as a protected species.The Trust says...

€2m Pearse Park upgrade to start in December

Longford County Board hopes to start the extensive refurbishment of Pearse Park in December after the plans were given the go-ahead today.It targets for...
Janusz

LISTEN: Janusz’ friend says help from people in Carrick was amazing

Friends of the Polish man whose body was located in Carrick-on-Shannon on Wednesday night have expressed their gratitude to the people of the town...
Pine marten

LISTEN:Wildlife Trust says pine martens should stay as protected species

The Irish Wildlife Trust has condemned the call by Athlone Municipal District Council to de-list the pinem marten as a protected species.The Trust says...

Manorhamilton group win overall Leitrim Environmental and Community award

A youth group from north Leitrim has been named the overall winner of the inaugural county Environmental and Community Awards 2017.Approximately 200 people attended...

Agriculture department breaks its silence on stamp-duty controversy

The Department of Agriculture has sought to clarify the confusion surrounding the stamp-duty increases introduced by the Minister for Finance in Tuesday's Budget.Thursday's Finance...

New drug-treatment service for Longford launched

Two new drug and alcohol prevention and treatment services have been launched for people in Longford this afternoon.It's hoped the Extern Midlands Youth Drug...

Jobs boost for Athlone as major employer expands

Athlone could be in line for a major jobs boost with one of its biggest employers getting planning permission for an expansion.Kinetic Concepts currently...

Significant refurbishment of Ballagh cathedral begins

Full construction work on the €1.4-million refurbishment of St Nathy's Cathedral in Ballaghaderreen will begin on Monday.Last Sunday the church held its final Mass...
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Longford Town Restart Against UCD

Longford Town will restart their SSE Airtricity League first division campaign with a trip to UCD on Friday July 31.The FAI have released a...
FAI-Cup

Longford Town Travel To Cork City In FAI Cup

Longford Town will travel to Cork City and a meeting with former boss Neale Fenn in the first round of the FAI Cup.Neale Fenn...
St. Brigids

St Brigids Club Notes Weekending July 12

St Brigid's Club Notes week-ending July 12thReturn to playAll of our teams are now back in action with many involved in challenge games at...

Kevin Canavan

Kevin Canavan, Creevaghbeg, Ballymahon, Co. Longford Wednesday, 15th July suddenly. Ex Multyfarnham & Ballyhaise College. Predeceased by his son-in-law Donnchadh. Sadly missed by his...

John Joe Higgins

John Joe Higgins. Preston, Lancashire, and late of Curran, Mohill Co Leitrim. June 18th in the loving care of the staff of Chorley hospital,...

Jimmy Collumb.

Jimmy Collumb. Larkfield, Dring, Co. Longford. Wednesday, 15th July. Peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Predeceased by his wife Kathleen. Deeply regretted...

15th July: The Afternoon Show – Stress Management

People can learn to manage stress and lead happier, healthier lives. Here are some tips to help you keep stress at bay. Jonny looks...
Italian

Podcast; My Mind Charity

MyMind is  not-for-profit organisation that are helping  to stem the negative impact that Covid-19 has had on people's mental health.Supported by Sláintecare and the...
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Podcast: Miriam Kerins Chats About Modernday Maternity

Roscommon People journalist Miriam Kerins spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show about a perceived  ' handsout culture' that seems to be prevelent for the...