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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 5,378 Views 5 Comments

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

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 8,192 Views 16 Comments

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

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 8,977 Views 0 Comments

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

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 18,380 Views 15 Comments

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

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 20,632 Views 31 Comments

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

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 9,064 Views 0 Comments

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

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 25,009 Views 11 Comments

The stabbing happened just before 12pm this morning.

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 47,876 Views 20 Comments

The woman’s son was uninjured in the incident.

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 14,115 Views 13 Comments

Fiercesome (mostly) free fun.

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

170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory

Oct 5th 2016, 6:44 PM 16,376 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.

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 9,185 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.

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 14,214 Views 2 Comments

The woman died from her injuries last night.

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 5,259 Views 1 Comment

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

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 2,243 Views 1 Comment

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

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 4,096 Views 0 Comments

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

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 7,480 Views 0 Comments

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

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 2,662 Views 2 Comments

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

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 2,366 Views 1 Comment

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

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 22,892 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.

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

18-year-old dies after crash with tractor

Jul 18th 2016, 8:31 AM 19,522 Views 20 Comments

Three other people were injured in the incident.

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 6,771 Views 0 Comments

Absolute scenes.

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 25,574 Views 26 Comments

Good news for Kildare, Meath, Longford and Westmeath.

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 1,718 Views 2 Comments

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

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

Missing man Paul Morrissey found safe and well

May 29th 2016, 7:49 AM 19,379 Views 4 Comments

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

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 29,627 Views 53 Comments

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

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 4,575 Views 1 Comment

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

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 33,627 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.

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 34,578 Views 0 Comments

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

Some locals are very unhappy about Longford's bumper new water park
# Objections
# Objections

Some locals are very unhappy about Longford's bumper new water park

Mar 30th 2016, 12:22 PM 34,644 Views 56 Comments

Center Parcs Longford was officially announced last summer.

This Longford 11-year-old's stunning cover of Grace is going viral on Facebook
# Grace
From The Daily Edge
# Grace

This Longford 11-year-old's stunning cover of Grace is going viral on Facebook

Mar 28th 2016, 2:46 PM 18,550 Views 6 Comments

For the weekend that’s in it.

Man in his 40s dies after light aircraft crashes in Longford
# Abbeyshrule
# Abbeyshrule

Man in his 40s dies after light aircraft crashes in Longford

Mar 20th 2016, 7:53 PM 30,418 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí and emergency services are at the scene.

Suspected stolen vehicles seized in major garda operation
# Longford
# Longford

Suspected stolen vehicles seized in major garda operation

Mar 15th 2016, 10:40 AM 21,595 Views 19 Comments

Gardaí were assisted in the searches by officials from Revenue and the Department of Social Welfare.

This massive €223m holiday resort is on its way to Longford
# Center Parcs
# Center Parcs

This massive €223m holiday resort is on its way to Longford

Feb 29th 2016, 6:19 PM 40,602 Views 65 Comments

It would hold up to 2,500 guests.

Here's why Luigi's is the darling of Longford takeaways
# Chipper
From The Daily Edge
# Chipper

Here's why Luigi's is the darling of Longford takeaways

Feb 17th 2016, 5:37 PM 9,173 Views 6 Comments

The best chips in the country, they say.

Blow for the Social Democrats as councillor withdraws from election
# He's Out
# He's Out

Blow for the Social Democrats as councillor withdraws from election

Jan 13th 2016, 5:15 PM 16,330 Views 44 Comments

Longford councillor Gerry Warnock cited “family and professional obligations” as the reason.

14 of the most Longford things that have ever happened
# The Slashers
From The Daily Edge
# The Slashers

14 of the most Longford things that have ever happened

Jan 10th 2016, 4:40 PM 14,742 Views 2 Comments

Never change.

Westmeath make dramatic comeback, UCD overcome Meath and another win for Laois
# Gaelic Football
From The42
# Gaelic Football

Westmeath make dramatic comeback, UCD overcome Meath and another win for Laois

Jan 6th 2016, 10:01 PM 7,714 Views 0 Comments

It was a busy night of action elsewhere in the O’Byrne Cup.

Watch: All-terrain articulated truck on tank tracks ploughs through Longford floods
# Splash
# Splash

Watch: All-terrain articulated truck on tank tracks ploughs through Longford floods

Jan 6th 2016, 3:40 PM 19,125 Views 26 Comments

The Hagguland vehicle is from the Dublin Civil Defence who are volunteering in the area.

Man in his 70s dies in Westmeath crash
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Man in his 70s dies in Westmeath crash

Dec 28th 2015, 6:10 PM 16,877 Views 6 Comments

The collision happened at about 3.30pm today.