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Longford U21’s travel to Hawkfield

Tonight Longford travel to Hawkfield to take on Kildare where they begin their U21 Championship.Many see this Kildare team as the most likely challengers...

No joy for Longford against Dundalk

The score line may say otherwise, but Longford Development XV put in a solid 65 minutes in their second round Towns Cup clash with...

Armagh get two valuable points at Glennon Brothers Pearse Park

Longford failed to pick up any points in the round three fixture of the Allianz League at home to Armagh as the Orchard County...

Mathews and Doherty reflect on Longford Towns opening game of the season

Longford Town started their SSE Airtricity league first division campaign with a nil all draw with Shelbourne in Tolka Park . The key moment...

Skelly reflects on disappointing presidential election

The GAA hierarchy have enjoyed a successful day at Congress so far after three motions on Championship structures have been given the green light...

Longford Town and Shelbourne draw in opening league encounter.

Longford Town began life in the SSE Airtricity League First Division last night with a 0-0 draw away to Shelbourne at Tolka Park, and...

Longford to put home record to the test against Armagh

The Longford senior football team will be looking to maintain their excellent record in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park on Sunday afternoon when they face...

John Horan to be the next President of the GAA

There was a somewhat surprising result this evening at GAA Congress when it came to the election of the next GAA President.  Prior to...

Shelbourne v Longford Town Preview

The SSE Airtricity League of Ireland season for 2017 gets under way tonight. After a disappointing 2016 season, Longford begin the new campaign in...

Armagh name their team for Sunday

Longford opposition for Sunday have named their team. Armagh travel to Glennon Brothers Pearse Park with just a point after the opening two rounds....

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...