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No changes from Gavin as Dublin aim to book eighth consecutive Leinster final spot
# Boys In Blue
From The42
# Boys In Blue

No changes from Gavin as Dublin aim to book eighth consecutive Leinster final spot

Jun 9th 2018, 12:43 PM 5,907 Views 12 Comments

The All-Ireland champions welcome Longford to Croke Park for tomorrow’s Leinster SFC semi-final.

Man and woman who were detained over infant's death are released
# Longford
# Longford

Man and woman who were detained over infant's death are released

May 19th 2018, 5:08 PM 11,701 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí say a file is to be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Man and woman arrested in relation to death of baby girl in Longford
# June
# June

Man and woman arrested in relation to death of baby girl in Longford

May 18th 2018, 11:02 AM 24,494 Views 12 Comments

The infant died on 4 June last year.

Off the mark! Big wins for Meath and Kildare in Leinster MFC openers
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Off the mark! Big wins for Meath and Kildare in Leinster MFC openers

May 7th 2018, 5:55 PM 9,504 Views 1 Comment

Offaly and Laois also prevailed in the first round of the Leinster Minor Football Championship.

Man who was Ann Lovett's boyfriend breaks silence
# Granard
# Granard

Man who was Ann Lovett's boyfriend breaks silence

May 5th 2018, 8:31 AM 107,014 Views 105 Comments

15-year-old Ann Lovett died in Longford in 1984.

Appeal for witnesses after 11-year-old boy injured during hit-and-run incident
# Longford
# Longford

Appeal for witnesses after 11-year-old boy injured during hit-and-run incident

May 4th 2018, 2:45 PM 9,690 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened in Edgeworthstown in Longford on Wednesday afternoon.

'Since moving to Ireland I have been born again, I want to thank the country for that'
# Asylum Seeker
# Asylum Seeker

'Since moving to Ireland I have been born again, I want to thank the country for that'

Mar 19th 2018, 10:00 PM 92,559 Views 103 Comments

A Sudanese journalist and painter talks about fleeing his home country after receiving death threats.

Woman in her 80s dies in Longford fire
# Abbeylara
# Abbeylara

Woman in her 80s dies in Longford fire

Mar 4th 2018, 7:54 AM 11,864 Views 1 Comment

Foul play is not suspected.

'It will be world class': Omniplex has bought the long-vacant Longford shopping centre
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

'It will be world class': Omniplex has bought the long-vacant Longford shopping centre

Feb 24th 2018, 11:00 AM 24,327 Views 36 Comments

The cinema group is hoping to breathe life into the complex.

'It will be world class': Omniplex has bought the long-vacant Longford shopping centre
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

'It will be world class': Omniplex has bought the long-vacant Longford shopping centre

Feb 22nd 2018, 11:01 AM 1,037 Views 0 Comments

The cinema group is hoping to breathe life into the complex.

Man guilty of 45 counts of child sexual assault remanded back into custody
# Longford
# Longford

Man guilty of 45 counts of child sexual assault remanded back into custody

Feb 17th 2018, 11:50 AM 14,963 Views 0 Comments

He pleaded guilty to the production, possession and distribution of child pornography, along with sexually exploiting minors.

Longford stabbing: Two men in court in Newry charged with attempted murder
# PSNI
# PSNI

Longford stabbing: Two men in court in Newry charged with attempted murder

Feb 1st 2018, 1:19 PM 11,841 Views 0 Comments

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'
# Longford
# Longford

Man found with stab wounds after 'incident involving large number of men'

Jan 30th 2018, 8:45 PM 34,621 Views 10 Comments

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Two men charged after gardaí uncover cannabis worth €360,000 in converted garage
# Longford
# Longford

Two men charged after gardaí uncover cannabis worth €360,000 in converted garage

Jan 19th 2018, 7:25 PM 21,927 Views 28 Comments

A cannabis grow house was discovered in Longford yesterday.

Winning starts for Westmeath, Longford, Carlow and Offaly in O'Byrne Cup openers
# We Go Again
From The42
# We Go Again

Winning starts for Westmeath, Longford, Carlow and Offaly in O'Byrne Cup openers

Dec 30th 2017, 4:10 PM 6,899 Views 0 Comments

The four sides opened their 2018 seasons on positive notes.

22-year-old man dies in car crash in Longford
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

22-year-old man dies in car crash in Longford

Dec 23rd 2017, 8:16 AM 16,981 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí are at the scene and local diversions are in place.

Appeal for witnesses to crash in which 34-year-old woman was killed
# Longford
# Longford

Appeal for witnesses to crash in which 34-year-old woman was killed

Dec 20th 2017, 2:46 PM 15,184 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said three people “may be in a position to offer information to the investigation team”.

Teenager appears in court charged over Athlone shooting
# Athlone Shooting
# Athlone Shooting

Teenager appears in court charged over Athlone shooting

Nov 22nd 2017, 6:10 AM 8,988 Views 0 Comments

A man was injured in the incident last week.

Man arrested after 80-plant cannabis growhouse found in Longford house
# Seizure
# Seizure

Man arrested after 80-plant cannabis growhouse found in Longford house

Nov 6th 2017, 3:07 PM 10,424 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared in court this morning.

7 fearsome family events for Halloween weekend
# Free Fun
# Free Fun

7 fearsome family events for Halloween weekend

Oct 27th 2017, 6:00 PM 19,745 Views 38 Comments

Free fun for everyone.

Four men convicted of assaulting man at mosque in Longford
# Removal Of Imam
# Removal Of Imam

Four men convicted of assaulting man at mosque in Longford

Oct 20th 2017, 7:42 AM 11,617 Views 0 Comments

Leading members of the local Muslim community have called for peace after the incident.

Gardaí search for silver van which left the scene after hitting pedestrian
# Longford
# Longford

Gardaí search for silver van which left the scene after hitting pedestrian

Sep 21st 2017, 1:20 PM 9,952 Views 6 Comments

He remains in a critical condition.

Fine Gael are on a collision course with Fianna Fáil over the USC
# Money In Your Pocket
# Money In Your Pocket

Fine Gael are on a collision course with Fianna Fáil over the USC

Sep 18th 2017, 2:32 PM 18,194 Views 60 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Micheal Martin said the confidence and supply agreement is clear that there must be reductions in the USC.

Man in critical condition after being struck by van which failed to stop in Longford
# Edgeworthstown
# Edgeworthstown

Man in critical condition after being struck by van which failed to stop in Longford

Sep 11th 2017, 5:56 PM 14,287 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Photos: The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 28 Jack Russell terriers
# Longford
# Longford

Photos: The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 28 Jack Russell terriers

Sep 8th 2017, 1:42 PM 92,750 Views 35 Comments

The dogs are currently being cared for at the National Animal Centre in Longford.

Woman stabbed on busy street in Longford town
# Investigation
# Investigation

Woman stabbed on busy street in Longford town

Aug 30th 2017, 7:24 PM 25,078 Views 21 Comments

The woman, aged in her 30s, was rushed to hospital.

'He gave us 17 golden years of memories' - funeral takes place of Damola Adetosoye
# RIP
# RIP

'He gave us 17 golden years of memories' - funeral takes place of Damola Adetosoye

Jul 22nd 2017, 3:35 PM 16,503 Views 5 Comments

17-year-old Damola lost his life tragically on Tuesday last after getting into trouble while swimming in the River Shannon.

'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon

Jul 19th 2017, 7:19 AM 31,275 Views 19 Comments

Damola Adetosoye got into difficulty while swimming at Harbour View, Termonbarry in Roscommon.

Teenage boy drowns after accident at River Shannon harbour
# RIP
# RIP

Teenage boy drowns after accident at River Shannon harbour

Jul 18th 2017, 9:01 PM 28,905 Views 10 Comments

Emergency services were called shortly after 5pm.

Toddler hospitalised after falling from Longford apartment this morning
# Athlone Road
# Athlone Road

Toddler hospitalised after falling from Longford apartment this morning

Jul 18th 2017, 2:33 PM 14,147 Views 13 Comments

The infant fell from a height and was brought to Mullingar Hospital by emergency services.

As It Happened: Mayo v Derry, Tipp v Westmeath, Donegal v Longford - GAA match tracker From The42
Live Jul 1st 2017, 4:20 PM

As It Happened: Mayo v Derry, Tipp v Westmeath, Donegal v Longford - GAA match tracker

Shock Longford defeat still fuelling McManus and Monaghan
# Scarred
From The42
# Scarred

Shock Longford defeat still fuelling McManus and Monaghan

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:15 AM 5,103 Views 1 Comment

A surprise summer exit has not been forgotten by the Farney men as they head into an Ulster semi-final against Down.

Longford is getting natural gas for the first time after €3 million Center Parcs deal

Longford is getting natural gas for the first time after €3 million Center Parcs deal

Jun 20th 2017, 2:50 PM 22,123 Views 29 Comments

The agreement with Gas Networks Ireland will provide heating fuel for the €233 million Longford Forest development.

Qualifiers wrap: Wicklow leave it too late and Sligo hold out to win
# That's A Wrap
From The42
# That's A Wrap

Qualifiers wrap: Wicklow leave it too late and Sligo hold out to win

Jun 17th 2017, 6:47 PM 11,669 Views 4 Comments

Wicklow scored two late goals to give Laois a fright.

Former caretaker at GAA ground charged with 144 child sexual abuse offences
# Longford
# Longford

Former caretaker at GAA ground charged with 144 child sexual abuse offences

Jun 16th 2017, 1:48 PM 25,558 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared before Longford District Court this morning.

'An evil person': Longford man who sexually abused four nieces jailed for 13 years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

'An evil person': Longford man who sexually abused four nieces jailed for 13 years

May 11th 2017, 3:39 PM 13,662 Views 0 Comments

The first victim was abused around the time of her first holy communion.

Tipperary and Longford among those to qualify for league deciders
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Tipperary and Longford among those to qualify for league deciders

Apr 16th 2017, 8:33 PM 4,567 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary will meet Wexford in the Division 3 final while Longford and Wicklow will contest the Division 4 decider.

Here's what Father Damo is up to, 21 years after he appeared on Father Ted
# Father Sesh Ledge
From The Daily Edge
# Father Sesh Ledge

Here's what Father Damo is up to, 21 years after he appeared on Father Ted

Mar 29th 2017, 3:18 PM 13,783 Views 2 Comments

This music video starring Father Ted actor Joe Rooney tells us how he’s getting on. (Hint: Not great!)

Three charged over Longford St Patrick's Day stabbing
# Charged
# Charged

Three charged over Longford St Patrick's Day stabbing

Mar 19th 2017, 10:59 AM 12,260 Views 0 Comments

Three males are due to appear before a special sitting of Longford District Court.

Man in his 30s stabbed repeatedly by gang of youths in Longford
# Longford Town
# Longford Town

Man in his 30s stabbed repeatedly by gang of youths in Longford

Mar 18th 2017, 10:03 AM 31,435 Views 44 Comments

The incident happened just after 8.30pm last night.