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Longford Beat Carlow To Move Top

Longford are top of Division Three with a dramatic victory over Carlow in Netwatch Cullen Park.Paudric Davis charges are the only unbeaten team in...

Longford ready for Boyne Cup Battle

Longford Rugby club take on Boyne in Drogheda in the second round of the Provincial Towns Cup at 3pm on Sunday.Glenn Baskett’s side had...

Longford And Offaly Ends All Square

A last gasp Bernard Allen free earned Offaly a share of the spoils against a depleted Longford side in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park.Longford had...

McPhillips Breaks National Youth Record

Cian McPhillips set a new national youth 1500 metres record at the AAI Indoor Games at the National Indoor Arena, Dublin.McPhillips posted three minutes...

Longford To Host UEFA Euro Under-17 Championship

Longford’s City Calling Stadium will host games at the 2019 UEFA European Under-17 Championship.The Republic of Ireland are hosting the tournament for the first...

Longford Athletics Alive And Growing

Athletics doesn’t usually make the back nor front page. According to many athletics aficionado’s when athletics does makes any page is a shock.This week’s...

Longford Score Bonus Point Win On Tullow

Longford came away from Black Gates Tullow with a great four try bonus point win to move back into second place in the league...

Longford Start League With Louth Win

Longford got their division three league campaign off to a winning start with a 1-08 to nine points win over Louth.Robbie Smyth with Longford’s...

No Longford Town Players In Under-21 Squad

Republic of Ireland Under-21 Manager Stephen Kenny has named no Longford Town players his squad for a February training camp.The majority of the Under-21...

Longford Rugby Club Await Crucial Tullow Game

Longford booked their place in round two of the Provincial Towns cup with a win over Cill Dara last weekend.It’s now back to league...

Rooskey direct provision centre looks set to open in next two weeks

A direct-provision centre looks set to open at Rooskey in the next two weeks.The planned opening of the Shannon Key West Hotel was delayed...
Ulster Bank

Hopes funding for Edgeworthstown will boost population

It's hoped regeneration funding for Edgeworthstown will attract new people to come to the town to live and work.Funding of almost €1.3m has been...

Ballaghaderreen leads the way as GMIT satellite creative centre

It's hoped that more towns in the Shannonside region could develop collaborations with ITs and universities to develop satellite centres.Work on 'An Bealach' creative...

Oliver Doonan

Oliver Doonan, Cloodrumman-mór, Fenagh, Leitrim. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Eileen and son Martin, brothers Pat Joe (Gowel) Micheál and Kevin...

Kathleen Byrne (nee Macken)

Kathleen Byrne (nee Macken), Abbeylands, Ballynacargy, Co. Westmeath. Monday, February 18th peacefully at her sons residence. Pre-deceased by her husband Charlie. Reposing at her son's...

Terence Lawrence.

Terence Lawrence. Church View Drive, Drumlish, Co. Longford and late of Walsall, West Midlands, England. Sunday, February, 17th Reposing at his residence today (Mon) from five...

Podcast; The This Week Show 17th February 2019

The This Week Show with Kevin McDermott is a look back on the week that was on Shannonside Northern Sound FM.On the Show this...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 18th February 2019

Sportsbeat with Kevin McDermott airs every Monday evening on Shannonside Northern Sound FM between eight and nine pm.On this edition of the show on...

RECIPE: Chef Sham from The Cottage, Jamestown on The JF Cookery Corner

  The Cookery Corner on The Joe Finnegan Show on Shannonside Northern Sound has a new chef! Every two weeks, Chef Sham Hanifa from the...