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# longford - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

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 14,124 Views 13 Comments

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

# longford - Saturday 1 July, 2017

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

# longford - Thursday 22 June, 2017

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 5,062 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 - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

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 22,063 Views 29 Comments

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

# longford - Saturday 17 June, 2017

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 11,653 Views 4 Comments

Wicklow scored two late goals to give Laois a fright.

# longford - Friday 16 June, 2017

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 25,540 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared before Longford District Court this morning.

# longford - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'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 13,613 Views 0 Comments

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

# longford - Sunday 16 April, 2017

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 4,541 Views 0 Comments

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

# longford - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

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 13,373 Views 2 Comments

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

# longford - Sunday 19 March, 2017

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 12,199 Views 0 Comments

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

# longford - Saturday 18 March, 2017

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 31,320 Views 44 Comments

The incident happened just after 8.30pm last night.

# longford - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Boost for Dub U21s as rescheduling means O'Callaghan will be available for Leinster semi
# Cuala Boola
From The42
# Cuala Boola

Boost for Dub U21s as rescheduling means O'Callaghan will be available for Leinster semi

Mar 2nd 2017, 8:58 AM 5,348 Views 5 Comments

Dessie Farrell will be able to call on the Cuala star when his side take on Longford.

# longford - Monday 23 January, 2017

Open library or open longer? Rural plan criticised for launching in library soon to have staffless hours
# Longford
# Longford

Open library or open longer? Rural plan criticised for launching in library soon to have staffless hours

Jan 23rd 2017, 2:52 PM 8,107 Views 16 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Peadar Tóibín says human connectivity will be replaced by automation with staffless hours.

# longford - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Man convicted of kidnapping ex-partner, jury fails to reach verdict on rape charge
# Longford
# Longford

Man convicted of kidnapping ex-partner, jury fails to reach verdict on rape charge

Dec 21st 2016, 8:07 PM 8,938 Views 0 Comments

The man allegedly beat and threatened the mother of his children throughout their five-year relationship.

# longford - Sunday 27 November, 2016

The firm behind Longford's €230m holiday park expects it to be fully booked in its first year
# Tourism
# Tourism

The firm behind Longford's €230m holiday park expects it to be fully booked in its first year

Nov 27th 2016, 7:05 AM 18,365 Views 15 Comments

But Center Parcs’ Ireland director expects the first 12 months of business to be ‘a challenge’.

# longford - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Four gardaí hospitalised following crash during high speed chase
# Longford
# Longford

Four gardaí hospitalised following crash during high speed chase

Nov 16th 2016, 9:56 AM 20,531 Views 31 Comments

Two garda patrol cars crashed while in pursuit of a car which had fled a garda checkpoint

# longford - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Man to appear before court charged in relation to Longford stabbing death
# Fatal Stabbing
# Fatal Stabbing

Man to appear before court charged in relation to Longford stabbing death

Nov 3rd 2016, 6:47 AM 9,048 Views 0 Comments

The man is due before Mullingar District Court at 10.30am.

# longford - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

24-year-old man arrested over fatal stabbing in Longford town
# Great Water Street
# Great Water Street

24-year-old man arrested over fatal stabbing in Longford town

Nov 1st 2016, 7:54 PM 24,929 Views 11 Comments

The stabbing happened just before 12pm this morning.

# longford - Monday 31 October, 2016

Mother attacked by burglars in her home this morning
# Attacked
# Attacked

Mother attacked by burglars in her home this morning

Oct 31st 2016, 6:31 PM 47,796 Views 20 Comments

The woman’s son was uninjured in the incident.

# longford - Friday 28 October, 2016

8 family festivals to hit up this Halloween
# Freaky Fests
# Freaky Fests

8 family festivals to hit up this Halloween

Oct 28th 2016, 12:00 PM 14,065 Views 13 Comments

Fiercesome (mostly) free fun.

# longford - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory
# Cameron
# Cameron

170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory

Oct 5th 2016, 6:44 PM 16,175 Views 52 Comments

Cameron Ireland Ltd has said “with great regret” that manufacturing, assembly and test activities at its Longford plant are “potentially” set to cease.

# longford - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Man allegedly made bomb threats before visit of the Queen in 2011, trial hears
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Man allegedly made bomb threats before visit of the Queen in 2011, trial hears

Oct 4th 2016, 7:00 PM 9,127 Views 0 Comments

Donal Billings is charged with making bomb threats regarding a number of buses and the headquarters of Sinn Féin in May 2011.

# longford - Friday 30 September, 2016

Woman dies from injuries two weeks after crash with truck
# Longford
# Longford

Woman dies from injuries two weeks after crash with truck

Sep 30th 2016, 4:14 PM 14,176 Views 2 Comments

The woman died from her injuries last night.

# longford - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Longford hit 4 goals and recover from 9 point deficit to win All-Ireland title against Antrim
# Comeback Queens
From The42
# Comeback Queens

Longford hit 4 goals and recover from 9 point deficit to win All-Ireland title against Antrim

Sep 25th 2016, 1:42 PM 5,202 Views 1 Comment

A first title since 1997 for Longford at Croke Park today.

# longford - Friday 23 September, 2016

Kurtis Byrne on target again as Bohs secure narrow victory over Longford
# Byrne Baby Byrne
From The42
# Byrne Baby Byrne

Kurtis Byrne on target again as Bohs secure narrow victory over Longford

Sep 23rd 2016, 10:16 PM 2,225 Views 1 Comment

Keith Long’s side claimed a 1-0 victory at Dalymount Park.

# longford - Monday 12 September, 2016

There's another brilliant Longford tourism video taking the absolute piss
# Best Mud In Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Best Mud In Ireland

There's another brilliant Longford tourism video taking the absolute piss

Sep 12th 2016, 8:08 AM 4,066 Views 0 Comments

“If there was an All-Ireland for mud, we’d win it hands down.”

# longford - Monday 22 August, 2016

This Longford 'tourism' video will make you want to go there immediately
# Pisstake
From The Daily Edge
# Pisstake

This Longford 'tourism' video will make you want to go there immediately

Aug 22nd 2016, 7:23 AM 7,449 Views 0 Comments

He’ll prove that Longford is not the most miserable place in Ireland.

# longford - Friday 12 August, 2016

Wexford Youths earn vital win over Longford Town in relegation six-pointer
# Basement Battle
From The42
# Basement Battle

Wexford Youths earn vital win over Longford Town in relegation six-pointer

Aug 12th 2016, 10:46 PM 2,633 Views 2 Comments

Youths are now eight points clear of Longford at the foot of the table.

# longford - Friday 5 August, 2016

Miele inspires Shamrock Rovers to 3 points as Longford go home empty-handed
# Green And White
From The42
# Green And White

Miele inspires Shamrock Rovers to 3 points as Longford go home empty-handed

Aug 5th 2016, 10:30 PM 2,336 Views 1 Comment

The Hoops attacker scored one and set up another at Tallaght Stadium.

# longford - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Ireland's hottest temperature in July was recorded in Roscommon
# Live Like Roscommon People
# Live Like Roscommon People

Ireland's hottest temperature in July was recorded in Roscommon

Aug 2nd 2016, 7:11 PM 22,786 Views 21 Comments

Met Éireann data comes as the State of the Climate report shows that heat, greenhouse gases and sea levels all climbed to record highs last year.

# longford - Monday 18 July, 2016

18-year-old dies after crash with tractor
# Longford
# Longford

18-year-old dies after crash with tractor

Jul 18th 2016, 8:31 AM 19,463 Views 20 Comments

Three other people were injured in the incident.

# longford - Monday 11 July, 2016

15 beautiful photos that would make anyone proud to be from Longford
# The Slashers
From The Daily Edge
# The Slashers

15 beautiful photos that would make anyone proud to be from Longford

Jul 11th 2016, 6:00 PM 6,650 Views 0 Comments

Absolute scenes.

# longford - Friday 1 July, 2016

Four counties are getting €3.5m for Greenway projects
# The Great Outdoors
# The Great Outdoors

Four counties are getting €3.5m for Greenway projects

Jul 1st 2016, 3:04 PM 25,532 Views 25 Comments

Good news for Kildare, Meath, Longford and Westmeath.

# longford - Friday 24 June, 2016

Mailey volley helps Harps climb table with comfortable win in Longford
# Happy Harps
From The42
# Happy Harps

Mailey volley helps Harps climb table with comfortable win in Longford

Jun 24th 2016, 10:16 PM 1,693 Views 2 Comments

Tony McNamee put the result beyond doubt in the second half.

# longford - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Missing man Paul Morrissey found safe and well
# Longford
# Longford

Missing man Paul Morrissey found safe and well

May 29th 2016, 7:49 AM 19,347 Views 4 Comments

The 51-year-old had been missing since Thursday.

# longford - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Family ordered to leave vacant council house they moved into without permission
# Longford
# Longford

Family ordered to leave vacant council house they moved into without permission

May 26th 2016, 8:47 PM 29,489 Views 53 Comments

The family moved into the house some weeks ago and changed the locks.

# longford - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Wexford Youths come out on top of six-goal six-pointer at the bottom
# Pulling Clear
From The42
# Pulling Clear

Wexford Youths come out on top of six-goal six-pointer at the bottom

May 10th 2016, 10:02 PM 4,533 Views 1 Comment

Town and Youths began the night level on six points, but there is valuable daylight below Wexford now.

# longford - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

County council tells court it has no suitable housing for family of seven
# Courts
# Courts

County council tells court it has no suitable housing for family of seven

Apr 26th 2016, 10:14 PM 33,386 Views 0 Comments

Longford County Council has asked for a High Court injunction to force the Doyle family to leave a house they occupied without permission.

# longford - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Homeless family sue council over allocation of housing
# High Court
# High Court

Homeless family sue council over allocation of housing

Apr 7th 2016, 5:52 PM 34,326 Views 0 Comments

The family say there is no basis in law for refusing them priority status.