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Sunday 24 September 2023 Dublin: 19°C

# Ballymahon

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August 2023
"Something has to change": Retained firefighters call for complete overhaul of service
A report by
Steven Fox
Firefighters across Ireland have been striking to try and resolve critical issues within the service
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Gardaí arrest man in connection with assault of teenager in Co Longford
A male in his late teens suffered serious head injuries after being assaulted in the early hours.
Man (34) in critical condition after car he was travelling in struck ditch in Co Longford
The incident occurred on the R392 at Foigha near Ballymahon at 6.30pm.
Armed gardaí on patrol in Longford as 'temporary deterrent' to violence
Armed gardaí have been seen patrolling the town in recent days.
Longford stabbing: Two men in court in Newry charged with attempted murder
A man in his 40s received what appear to be stab wounds during the course of the incident on Tuesday.
Man found with stab wounds after 'incident involving large number of men'
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.
Some locals are very unhappy about Longford's bumper new water park
Center Parcs Longford was officially announced last summer.
Gardaí called after Sinn Féin leaflets 'removed from letterboxes'
A dispute between Fine Gael TD James Bannon and Sinn Féin hopeful Paul Hogan saw the gardaí called in Longford this evening.
Three men due in court after shotgun and drugs found in Longford house
Gardaí say the arrests were part of an ongoing investigation.
Four suspected dissidents arrested after viable bomb found in Longford car
The device was made safe shortly before 11pm last night.
'This is Longford's day' - Enda Kenny
Around 1,000 permanent jobs and 750 construction phase jobs will be created at the new Center Parcs resort at Ballymahon.
Is something like this coming to a Co Longford forest?
A UK resort operator is reportedly planning a major development near Ballymahon.
Armed raiders threatened staff during post office robbery
Two men were arrested after they stole an undisclosed amount of cash from the Roscommon post office this morning.
Garda witness appeal after 4 children and 3 adults injured in crash
A two-year-old boy was seriously injured anad removed to Temple St Hospital, while a woman in her 30s remains in Mullingar hospital.
Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties
We already knew that there were 4,588,252 people living in Ireland last year – but the latest batch of CSO Census data means that now we literally know where you live.