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# longford - Tuesday 24 August, 2021

Woman (60s) dies following collision between car and truck on Tipperary motorway
# Collision
# Collision

Woman (60s) dies following collision between car and truck on Tipperary motorway

Aug 24th 2021, 3:22 PM 20,266 Views 2 Comments

The incident happened in the townland of Longford Pass on the M8 at around 11.30am.

# longford - Friday 20 August, 2021

‘Extraordinary’ 800-year-old chain mail discovered in Co Longford shed
# Norman Era
# Norman Era

‘Extraordinary’ 800-year-old chain mail discovered in Co Longford shed

Aug 20th 2021, 9:29 PM 73,948 Views 54 Comments

It is understood the chain mail dates back to 1172 when the Normans arrived in Ireland.

# longford - Thursday 19 August, 2021

Three-car collision in Longford leaves two women in serious condition in hospital
# Drumlish Road
# Drumlish Road

Three-car collision in Longford leaves two women in serious condition in hospital

Aug 19th 2021, 9:48 PM 30,699 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened around 2.50pm today.

# longford - Thursday 29 July, 2021

Rolex watches, cars and a cherry picker seized in CAB raids across 12 locations
# Longford
# Longford

Rolex watches, cars and a cherry picker seized in CAB raids across 12 locations

Jul 29th 2021, 3:20 PM 23,552 Views 9 Comments

12 locations were searched in Co Longford this morning.

# longford - Sunday 4 July, 2021

Longford on hunt for new manager as Davis steps down after Meath defeat
# Exit Door
From The42
# Exit Door

Longford on hunt for new manager as Davis steps down after Meath defeat

Jul 4th 2021, 5:48 PM 6,140 Views 5 Comments

Meath ran out 22-point winners in the game in Navan.

# longford - Sunday 27 June, 2021

Woman (30s) dies in Longford crash
# Fatal Crash
# Fatal Crash

Woman (30s) dies in Longford crash

Jun 27th 2021, 3:44 PM 30,181 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí were alerted to the incident at around 10.30am this morning.

# longford - Friday 25 June, 2021

Fianna Fáil councillor becomes first African-Irish woman to be appointed mayor in Ireland
# Longford
# Longford

Fianna Fáil councillor becomes first African-Irish woman to be appointed mayor in Ireland

Jun 25th 2021, 8:35 AM 42,445 Views 38 Comments

Uruemu Adejinmi has been elected Cathaoirleach of the Longford Municipal District.

# longford - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Center Parcs plans major expansion of its Longford resort
# Making A Splash
# Making A Splash

Center Parcs plans major expansion of its Longford resort

Jun 15th 2021, 12:30 PM 22,363 Views 42 Comments

The tourist spot plans to spend €80m to €85m adding 200 lodges and developing existing facilities.

# longford - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Huge setback for Munster champs Tipperary with relegation to Division 4 after loss to Longford
# Going Down
From The42
# Going Down

Huge setback for Munster champs Tipperary with relegation to Division 4 after loss to Longford

Jun 13th 2021, 5:54 PM 9,529 Views 4 Comments

Elsewhere today Antrim claimed Division 4 football promotion.

# longford - Saturday 29 May, 2021

McGuigan stars with 0-8 as Derry clinch top spot and Cavan face fight to avoid drop From The42

McGuigan stars with 0-8 as Derry clinch top spot and Cavan face fight to avoid drop

May 29th 2021, 6:05 PM 4,772 Views 2 Comments

Fermanagh drew with Longford to clinch the other promotion play-off spot from Division 3 North.

# longford - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Three people arrested after man injured during Longford burglary
# Great Water Street
# Great Water Street

Three people arrested after man injured during Longford burglary

May 27th 2021, 12:09 PM 16,521 Views 2 Comments

Two men, aged in their 20s and 40s, and one woman, aged in her 20s, were arrested and taken to Longford Garda Station.

# longford - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Judge orders 'outrageous' Longford wedding party organisers to court to explain 'flagrant' breach of Covid guidelines
# Longford
# Longford

Judge orders 'outrageous' Longford wedding party organisers to court to explain 'flagrant' breach of Covid guidelines

May 6th 2021, 7:06 PM 55,556 Views 0 Comments

The judge described the cases as “scandalous”.

# longford - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Man due in court over dangerous driving incident that left garda hospitalised
# Longford
# Longford

Man due in court over dangerous driving incident that left garda hospitalised

Mar 25th 2021, 9:28 AM 7,750 Views 0 Comments

Both the driver and the garda were taken to Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore for treatment on Monday.

# longford - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Man (30s) arrested over Longford hit-and-run that left garda hospitalised
# Ardnacassa
# Ardnacassa

Man (30s) arrested over Longford hit-and-run that left garda hospitalised

Mar 24th 2021, 5:18 PM 13,191 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at Ardnacassa on Monday afternoon.

# longford - Monday 22 March, 2021

GSOC investigation launched after man and garda hospitalised following crash in Longford
# Ardnacassa
# Ardnacassa

GSOC investigation launched after man and garda hospitalised following crash in Longford

Mar 22nd 2021, 10:36 PM 20,276 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened at the Ardnacassa estate at around 4pm.

# longford - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Volkswagen car and financial documents seized after six searches in Longford
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Volkswagen car and financial documents seized after six searches in Longford

Mar 16th 2021, 1:38 PM 18,595 Views 10 Comments

Eight dogs were taken into the care of the local Dog Warden.

# longford - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Man to appear in court after gardaí seize €130,000 of cannabis from growhouse
# Longford
# Longford

Man to appear in court after gardaí seize €130,000 of cannabis from growhouse

Jan 24th 2021, 12:45 PM 20,387 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí found “a sophisticated cannabis growhouse” in two bedrooms and a basement.

# longford - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Woman (30s) arrested after €48,000 worth of cannabis seized in Longford
# Drugs
# Drugs

Woman (30s) arrested after €48,000 worth of cannabis seized in Longford

Dec 9th 2020, 11:46 AM 13,825 Views 5 Comments

The seizure was made after a search was carried out in Glebe this morning.

# longford - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Longford to pull the plug on Sunday's 'dead rubber' game against Cork
# Game Off
From The42
# Game Off

Longford to pull the plug on Sunday's 'dead rubber' game against Cork

Oct 20th 2020, 12:03 PM 12,174 Views 7 Comments

Ahead of this weekend’s scheduled fixture, Longford officials informed Cork of their plans today.

# longford - Monday 19 October, 2020

Teenage boy missing from Longford located by Gardaí
# Appeal
# Appeal

Teenage boy missing from Longford located by Gardaí

Oct 19th 2020, 7:07 PM 46,638 Views 1 Comment

Corey Farrell was reported missing from Edgeworthstown earlier this month.

# longford - Saturday 17 October, 2020

'My priorities have changed slightly' - Longford star Quinn confirms he is stepping away for 2020 season
# Blow
From The42
# Blow

'My priorities have changed slightly' - Longford star Quinn confirms he is stepping away for 2020 season

Oct 17th 2020, 3:12 PM 11,774 Views 1 Comment

‘One of the main reasons for playing has always been the joy and excitement it brings my family and friends but in these circumstances, it would do anything but that.’

# longford - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Center Parcs Longford closing until 30 October as Level 3 restrictions kick in
# Level 3
# Level 3

Center Parcs Longford closing until 30 October as Level 3 restrictions kick in

Oct 6th 2020, 12:37 PM 39,965 Views 34 Comments

A statement from the company apologised to all those who had plans to visit in the coming weeks.

# longford - Monday 7 September, 2020

Longford champions win DRA appeal over 48-week ban
# Back In Action
From The42
# Back In Action

Longford champions win DRA appeal over 48-week ban

Sep 7th 2020, 9:14 AM 5,175 Views 2 Comments

Killoe Emmet Óg are now free to return to feature in the senior football championship.

# longford - Friday 28 August, 2020

Man charged in relation to aggravated burglary and robbery at school in Longford
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Man charged in relation to aggravated burglary and robbery at school in Longford

Updated Aug 28th 2020, 7:25 PM 34,601 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear before a special sitting of Longford District Court this evening.

# longford - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Newborn kittens abandoned in plastic bag taken into ISPCA care
# Longford
# Longford

Newborn kittens abandoned in plastic bag taken into ISPCA care

Aug 26th 2020, 12:38 PM 17,175 Views 23 Comments

The kittens were found by gardaí near a cemetery in Co Longford.

# longford - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

'A real and pending concern': Probe into re-appearance of invasive fish species in Shannon tributary
# Chub
# Chub

'A real and pending concern': Probe into re-appearance of invasive fish species in Shannon tributary

Aug 25th 2020, 5:39 PM 25,105 Views 17 Comments

Chub have been spotted by Inland Fisheries Ireland in the River Inny.

# longford - Monday 6 July, 2020

Caravans, vehicles, and cash seized in Criminal Assets Bureau raid on 16 premises in Longford
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Caravans, vehicles, and cash seized in Criminal Assets Bureau raid on 16 premises in Longford

Jul 6th 2020, 2:34 PM 33,188 Views 19 Comments

Sixteen searches were carried out, including 12 residential premises, three commercial premises, and one professional premises.

# longford - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Man (34) in critical condition after car he was travelling in struck ditch in Co Longford
# Ballymahon
# Ballymahon

Man (34) in critical condition after car he was travelling in struck ditch in Co Longford

Jun 30th 2020, 10:29 PM 18,083 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred on the R392 at Foigha near Ballymahon at 6.30pm.

# longford - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Gardaí discover concealed door leading to cannabis grow houses in Tipperary apartment
# Seizures
# Seizures

Gardaí discover concealed door leading to cannabis grow houses in Tipperary apartment

May 12th 2020, 1:30 PM 27,268 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have made three seizures in the last 24 hours.

# longford - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Garda receives facial injuries in attack during Longford search operation
# Co Longford
# Co Longford

Garda receives facial injuries in attack during Longford search operation

Apr 29th 2020, 6:30 AM 33,298 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened late last week.

# longford - Monday 20 April, 2020

Man and woman charged over spate of burglaries in Longford
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Man and woman charged over spate of burglaries in Longford

Apr 20th 2020, 9:05 AM 19,916 Views 0 Comments

Suspected stolen property and a vehicle were seized by gardaí yesterday.

# longford - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Witness appeal after man and woman arrested over spate of burglaries in Longford
# Longford
# Longford

Witness appeal after man and woman arrested over spate of burglaries in Longford

Apr 19th 2020, 8:20 PM 24,045 Views 15 Comments

Suspected stolen property and a vehicle were seized by gardaí earlier today.

# longford - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Five men arrested and charged over violent incidents in Longford
# Criminal Activity
# Criminal Activity

Five men arrested and charged over violent incidents in Longford

Apr 7th 2020, 8:28 AM 38,224 Views 0 Comments

All five are set to appear before Longford District Court this morning.

# longford - Saturday 14 March, 2020

'These are uncharted waters' - How an intercounty manager responds to a GAA shutdown
# Unique
From The42
# Unique

'These are uncharted waters' - How an intercounty manager responds to a GAA shutdown

Mar 14th 2020, 7:00 AM 25,221 Views 12 Comments

Longford’s Padraic Davis talks to The42 at a time of great uncertainty.

# longford - Friday 21 February, 2020

Three men due in court over shooting and stabbing incidents in Co Galway last year
# Arrests
# Arrests

Three men due in court over shooting and stabbing incidents in Co Galway last year

Feb 21st 2020, 11:36 AM 13,096 Views 0 Comments

The three men were arrested in Co Longford this morning.

# longford - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to arson attack on Longford home
# Annaly Gardens
# Annaly Gardens

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to arson attack on Longford home

Feb 18th 2020, 9:44 PM 10,758 Views 2 Comments

The five occupants of the house were sleeping when the attack occurred.

# longford - Saturday 15 February, 2020

1-4 for rising star Archer as late goals help Dublin U20s into Leinster semi-final with 10-point win
# Moving On
From The42
# Moving On

1-4 for rising star Archer as late goals help Dublin U20s into Leinster semi-final with 10-point win

Feb 15th 2020, 3:50 PM 9,068 Views 1 Comment

Tom Gray’s side eventually got the better of a battling Longford side at Parnell Park.

# longford - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Shots fired at house in Longford
# Annaly Gardens
# Annaly Gardens

Shots fired at house in Longford

Feb 13th 2020, 9:48 PM 24,820 Views 10 Comments

The incident took place yesterday evening.

# longford - Saturday 8 February, 2020

Garda appeal after house shot at on two occasions in four days in Longford
# Investigation
# Investigation

Garda appeal after house shot at on two occasions in four days in Longford

Feb 8th 2020, 12:53 PM 19,345 Views 24 Comments

The incidents occurred in the Corboy area of Edgeworthstown.

# longford - Friday 24 January, 2020

Gardaí investigating after horse stabbed to death in 'horrendous' attack
# Longford
# Longford

Gardaí investigating after horse stabbed to death in 'horrendous' attack

Jan 24th 2020, 2:28 PM 47,856 Views 44 Comments

The attack took place in a stables in Longford.

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