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Longford

Can Longford provide another fairytale story in the qualifiers?

Tomorrow sees the Longford footballers face a daunting task in the qualifiers as they travel to Ballybofey to take on Ulster giants Donegal in...

Neale Fenn appointed Longford Town manager

Longford Town have made the appointment of their new manager. Neale Fenn is the man to replace Alan Matthews where his first game will...

Longford GAA Weekend Results

On Saturday next all roads will lead to Ballybofey for Longford GAA supporters. Denis Connerton’s side will face Donegal in the All Ireland football...

Rockland GAA club in New York set to open new clubhouse with a host...

  Rockland G.A.A in New York will hold the Grand Opening of their new State of the Art Clubhouse on July 7th, 8th and 9th, 2017...

Honours even in Midlands derby

The fourth Midlands Derby of 2017 ended in a 2 all draw between Athlone Town and Longford Town last night at the Athlone Town...

Busy Weekend of Local Soccer Ahead for Underage Teams

Cobh Ramblers U19 manager Declan Colman has challenged his side to continue their exciting form into the second-half of the season. Ramblers are currently top...

Longford Town ready for local derby

Its local neighbours Athlone Town this evening for Longford Town as they make the trip for what could turn out to be a very...

Longford ladies face Meath in Leinster semi final

The Longford Ladies are a game away from playing in a provincial final but they face a difficult challenge as Meath make the trip...

Longford GAA Fixtures

It’s another busy week of fixtures in the county across all levels. This evening sees the St.Columbas travel to Emmet Park to take on...

Longford to play Donegal in All Ireland Qualifiers

The prize for Denis Connerton’s Longford senior football team for beating Louth last weekend in the All Ireland Qualifiers is a tie against Donegal...

332 people are on the waiting list for home-help in the Shannonside region

New figures show 332 people are on waiting lists for home-help in the Shannonside region.According to the HSE, there are 6,285 people across...
Funeral

Man’s body found in west Roscommon

A man's body has been recovered from the water in west Roscommon.Gardaí confirm the remains of a man in his late fifties were...

Athlone lock shuts for major upgrade

Athlone Lock is closing this week to allow for a substantial project to be carried out over the next six weeks.The lock was built...

Bridget Rogers (nee Mahon)

Bridget Rogers (nee Mahon) Cullyfad, Killoe, Co. Longford. Peacefully in her 95th year in the excellent care of the staff at Lissadell Lodge, Laurel Lodge...

John Gaffey

John Gaffey, Birchgrove, Ballinasloe, Co. Roscommon. Thursday, November 15th , peacefully in the care of the wonderful staff of University Hospital, Galway and...

Simon McGuinness

Simon McGuinness, Church Street, Roscommon and late of McGuinness’s Pharmacy, Main Street, Roscommon. Friday, November 16th peacefully in the loving care of the staff...
White House Hotel

LISTEN: Sadness as west Roscommon hotel shuts

A west Roscommon hotel has closed.Padraic Whelan has run the White House Hotel at Ballinlough since May of last year. He was renting...

LISTEN: Interview with major local employer

One of the midlands’ biggest employers is Grant Engineering in Birr, Co Offaly.The company was established in 1977 and is one of the...

PODCAST: Phase two of Castlerea food hub begins

The tendering process is under way for the second phase of the food hub in Castlerea.A total of €500,000 of state funding has...