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Longford Rugby Club Notes – September 16

Longford played the Midland Warriors in an exciting friendly in CPL Park on Friday night under lights.Glenn Baskett used it as an opportunity to...

Longford Town 1 Bray Wanderers 2

Bray Wanderers came from behind to inflict their second league defeat of the season on Longford Town in City Calling Stadium writes Deniese O’Flaherty.Town...

Longford RFC Club Notes September 9

Unfortunately, the Senior Men’s match v Tullamore did not go ahead after it was called off by Tullamore.It was very disappointing for the Senior...

Killoe Down Colmcille To Make Longford Final

Killoe Emmet Og booked their place in the 2019 Peter Hanley Motors Longford SFC final with a convincing 2-10 to 11 point win over...

Preview: Longford SFC Semi-Final Killoe v Colmcille

The semi-final that wasn’t supposed to be, yet the most intriguing game of the Longford championship takes centre stage.Colmcille’s quarter-final victory over Mullinalaghta will...

Longford Continue Midland League Winning Start

Longford continued their good early season form accounting for Edenderry 52-12 in Section A of the PST Sport Midland League in CPL Park on...

Wexford 0 Longford Town 2

Goals from Dean Byrne and Aaron Dobbs in either half sealed Longford Town a 2-0 victory over Wexford and guaranteed place in the play-offs.Town...

Longford SFC Quarter-Final Preview

The semi-final line-up of the Peter Hanley Motors Longford SFC will be completed this weekend as club GAA circles reverberate to St.Columba’s Mullinalaghta surprise...

Podcast: 2019 Longford Marathon

The 2019 Abbot Longford marathon took place at the weekend.One of the organisers Fiona Fenelon joined Kevin McDermott in studio on Sportsbeat to discuss...

The Longford Championship Review Quarter-Finals Part One

In one of the biggest shocks in Club football the defending Leinster and Longford champions St.Columba’s Mullinalaghta saw the exit door of the championship.Colmcille...
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Roscommon TD welcomes end to beef protests as demonstrations in Ballymahon become the latest...

A Fianna Fail TD says trust must be restored if the beef price row between meat factories and farmers is to be resolved.Blockades have...

Carrick-on-Shannon community launch rapid response service this afternoon

A community first responders group in Eslin in Carrick-on-Shannon will be going live for the first time this afternoon (Saturday).The group, which began training...

Protesting farmers stand down from Athleague picket

Protests have ceased outside Kepak in Athleague.In a statement to Shannonside FM, the farmers and their supporters said they have stood down from the...

Sean Donohoe

Sean Donohoe Sydney Australia and formerly Bridge House, Gortamone, Carrigallen, Co.Leitrim. Thursday September 19th, following a short illness. Eldest Son of the late Frank and Pauline. Sean...

Margaret Rooney (née Callaghan)

Margaret Rooney (née Callaghan) Abbeyshrule, Co Longford. Thursday, 19th September 2019. Peacefully at her residence in the loving care of her son Peter....

Bernadette ( Bernie) Duffy, nee Hill.

Bernadette ( Bernie) Duffy, nee Hill. Fyhora, Moyne, Co. Longford N39 PT32 Late of Stragella, Co. Cavan. Friday, 20th September. Peacefully at home...

Podcast: Paul Fitzpatrick Chats about his Charlie Gallagher Biography

Cavan’s Charlie Gallagher was the George Best of Gaelic football in the swinging sixties — good looking, talented and worshipped by GAA fans all...

What Makes A Leader?

Michael Moriarity is a former General Secretary of Education and Training Boards Ireland  and he has written his first book “Every leader’s reality guide”The...

Minister Creed Talks to the JF Show

Minister Michael Creed has said that he is aware of the complexity of the ongoing beef dispute, but that there is a real danger...