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Nine-man Shelbourne see off Longford challenge in scoreless draw.

Despite playing with a numerical advantage of two for over half an hour on Friday night, Longford Town failed to find a winning goal...

Qualifer draw to be unveiled on Tuesday

The GAA have confirmed that the draw for the first-round of the All-Ireland Senior Football Qualifiers will take place at 8.30am next Tuesday morning...

Opinions on Matthews departure from Longford Town

Last Saturday Longford Town got a much needed three points as they defeated Wexford at The City Calling Stadium 5 – 0. The win...
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Longford GAA Round up

After enduring a difficult week on the Inter-county front where the Longford junior, Minor and senior football teams all made their exits from their...
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Longford Town win 5 nil and manager departs the club in an eventful night

Longford Town 5 Wexford FC 0 Report by Kieran Burke.  While a 5-0 scoreline and a subsequent change in management may not sound like the...

Longford out of 2017 Leinster Junior football championship

Louth are through to the Leinster Junior football semi final after a 2-11 to 0-15 win over Longford in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park with...
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Longford GAA Fixtures

It’s a busy week of action throughout the county especially at underage level. It all begins today with games in the minor football leagues...

Nielsen claims exciting finish in Longford Town

Danish rider Nicolai Nielsen (Denmark Riwal Platform) secured a hard fought opening stage victory on this year’s An Post Rás, narrowly leading a breakaway...

Terrible Weekend for Longford Inter-county teams

There was very little joy for Longford GAA teams over the weekend on the inter-county front.  Both the Longford minor and senior football teams...

Denmark’s Nielsen Edges Gritty Opening Stage in Longford finish of 2017 An Post Rás

Danish rider Nicolai Nielsen (Denmark Riwal Platform) secured a hard fought opening stage victory on this year’s An Post Rás, narrowly leading a breakaway...

Work begins on new pedestrian bridge across river Shannon in Athlone town

Work has begun in Athlone this week on plans for a new pedestrian and cycle bridge across the Shannon to form part of the...

Sligo Leitrim TD thanks healthcare staff after health scare

Sligo-Leitrim TD Frank Feighan has thanked medical, hospital and ambulance staff after suffering a health scare last week on his way home from the...

17 Irish Covid deaths and 73 new cases

A further 17 people have died from Covid 19 in the Republic.It brings the death toll to 1631.73 new cases have...

Michael Edward Heeran

Michael Edward Heeran. Aughaboneil, Foxfield, Co. Leitrim. Wednesday, May 27th peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.Private Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Mary’s church, Foxfield tomorrow...

Freda Ethel Den Hertog

Freda Ethel Den Hertog, Sancurry, Drumshanbo, Leitrim. Sadly missed by daughter Alison, son in law Brian. Peacefully after a brief illness at Sligo general.Removal to family...

Frank Caulfield

Frank Caulfield. Harrow, London and formerly Kilcorkey, Ballinagare, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. May 20th, peacefully.Sadly missed and remembered with love by his brother Tom...

Podcast: Normal People

Youth Worker Caoilean Faux spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about Normal People.Take a listen here: 

Podcast: Sarah Costello

Sarah Costello from Costello's Nursing Home in Lanesborough spoke to Tuesday morning's JF Show.Take a listen here: 

Podcast: Hairdresser Plea

Margaret Mulvihill is the owner of Zara Exclusive hair design in Longford and a member of the Executive council of the national hairdressing federation.Take...