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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...

Longford Begin Season With Mullingar Victory

Longford J1s got their season off to a good start with a hard fought 23-9 victory over neighbours Mullingar at CPL Park in the...

Colmcille End Mullinalaghta’s Longford And Leinster Reign

Defending Leinster and Longford champions St.Columba’s Mullinalaghta have sensationally been knocked out of the Longford championship at the quarter-final stage.Colmcile ended Mullinalaghta three year...

Bohemians Beat Longford Town On Penalties

Longford Town suffered penalty heartbreak at the hands of Premier Division Bohemians writes Andrew Dempsey.Lee Steacy’s spot kick was saved by James Talbot at...

Daire Doyle In Longford Hotseat For Bohs Meeting

Longford Town have announced that Daire Doyle will take charge of first team affairs for tonights Extra.ie FAI cup game with Bohemains.It is reported...

Longford Rugby Club Ready For Season Start

Longford senior men begin their 2019/20 season this Saturday when they face Mullingar in CPL Park, Longford writes Tommy Butler.The senior men have been...

Granard to honor commentator Brendan O’Reilly

A plan is in place in Granard to honor Brendan O' Reilly.There has been criticism from the community in Mulranny in Mayo who are...

Minister David Stanton says new jobs will be created with with the new integration...

Up to 20 jobs could be created with the new integration centre in Ballinamore, Leitrim.The Minister for Integration David Stanton is assuring people in...

Gardai warning Shannonside householders of scammer targeting broadband customers

Gardai in the Shannonside region are warning householders of a new phone scam that is targeting broadband customers after a woman almost lost €5,000...

Elizabeth (Lily) Diamond (nee Charters).

Elizabeth (Lily) Diamond (nee Charters). Mountnorris, Newcastle, Co. Down and formerly Lisanagh, Edgeworthsown, Co. Longford. Thursday, 17th October. Peacefully at Daisy Hill Hopital, Newry. Dearly beloved wife of...

Charles Thompson.

Charles Thompson. Williamstown, Finea, Co. Westmeath. Wednesday, 16th, October, suddenly at Beaumount Hospital, Dublin, surrounded by his loving family. Reposing at his home Friday...

Julie O’Donohoe announced as Green Party candidate for Roscommon Galway

The Green Party has announced its candidate to run in an upcoming general election in Roscommon Galway.Julie O'Donohoe has been selected to represent the...

PODCAST: “…Mouth like a Lough Erne pike” – the region’s favourite Irish sayings

The Joe Finnegan show decided to talk about our favourite  Irish sayings this week following on from a recent Irish Times article by Journalist...

Sportsbeat – Monday October 14

On a busy weekend for Sports weekend get all the reaction from the County finals in the region.Reaction from Glencar Manor Hamilton’s win over...

Longford Town Review October 13

Longford Town's SSE Airtricity League first division promotion campaign came to an end on Friday night after a penalty shoot-out defeat to Cabinteely.Aaron Dobbs had...