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# longford - Friday 26 June, 2015

Two men to appear in court after bomb found in Longford car
# Dissidents
# Dissidents

Two men to appear in court after bomb found in Longford car

Jun 26th 2015, 8:14 PM 8,412 Views 0 Comments

The pair are due to appear in court this evening.

# longford - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Four suspected dissidents arrested after viable bomb found in Longford car
# Ballymahon
# Ballymahon

Four suspected dissidents arrested after viable bomb found in Longford car

Jun 25th 2015, 7:54 AM 14,433 Views 27 Comments

The device was made safe shortly before 11pm last night.

# longford - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Powerful Keegan header gives Galway all three points in Longford
# Tribe
From The42
# Tribe

Powerful Keegan header gives Galway all three points in Longford

Jun 13th 2015, 7:49 AM 2,745 Views 3 Comments

The visitors struck just past the hour to quieten the home support.

# longford - Thursday 11 June, 2015

"The bills had been piling up - then this happened" - Dublin man who just picked up €500,000 in lottery win
# Better Than A Loan
# Better Than A Loan

"The bills had been piling up - then this happened" - Dublin man who just picked up €500,000 in lottery win

Jun 11th 2015, 2:54 PM 22,580 Views 11 Comments

“For me, this is a chance to make a good life.”

# longford - Sunday 31 May, 2015

As it happened: Dublin v Longford, Leinster football championship From The42
Live May 31st 2015, 4:40 PM

As it happened: Dublin v Longford, Leinster football championship

Rivals to clubmates in the space of a week -- Kavanagh ready to face down Dubs in Croke Park
# Championship Sunday
From The42
# Championship Sunday

Rivals to clubmates in the space of a week -- Kavanagh ready to face down Dubs in Croke Park

May 31st 2015, 7:00 AM 3,958 Views 2 Comments

Longford’s star forward is no stranger to the Dublin backs.

# longford - Friday 29 May, 2015

Gavin makes 4 changes to Dubs side for Longford
# They Go Again
From The42
# They Go Again

Gavin makes 4 changes to Dubs side for Longford

May 29th 2015, 9:44 PM 7,479 Views 8 Comments

Only Jack McCaffrey remains from the half-back line that faced Cork last month.

# longford - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Driver dies after crash with minibus carrying 14 children
# Roads
# Roads

Driver dies after crash with minibus carrying 14 children

May 17th 2015, 11:03 AM 25,922 Views 3 Comments

The car and minibus collided last night just outside Longford.

# longford - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Body found in search for missing teenager
# Appeal
# Appeal

Body found in search for missing teenager

Apr 15th 2015, 7:50 AM 14,410 Views 0 Comments

Patryk Kubacki was last seen on the Dublin Road in Longford.

# longford - Thursday 2 April, 2015

'This is Longford's day' - Enda Kenny
# Center Parcs
# Center Parcs

'This is Longford's day' - Enda Kenny

Apr 2nd 2015, 11:52 AM 28,386 Views 143 Comments

Around 1,000 permanent jobs and 750 construction phase jobs will be created at the new Center Parcs resort at Ballymahon.

So, what exactly is Center Parcs and will you be going on holidays there?
# Parcs And Recreation
From The Daily Edge
# Parcs And Recreation

So, what exactly is Center Parcs and will you be going on holidays there?

Apr 2nd 2015, 10:33 AM 4,919 Views 3 Comments

The resort is coming to Longford, but what is it?

# longford - Saturday 28 February, 2015

27-year-old man killed in Longford car crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

27-year-old man killed in Longford car crash

Feb 28th 2015, 8:07 AM 12,695 Views 3 Comments

A 22-year -old man who was a passenger in the car, was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# longford - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Three arrests after late night Longford car chase that ended in crash
# End Of The Road
# End Of The Road

Three arrests after late night Longford car chase that ended in crash

Jan 18th 2015, 1:51 PM 21,114 Views 22 Comments

The chase ended at Goshen Cross.

# longford - Friday 9 January, 2015

Family of eight missing from Northern Ireland located in the Republic
# Appeal
# Appeal

Family of eight missing from Northern Ireland located in the Republic

Jan 9th 2015, 1:47 PM 40,665 Views 22 Comments

The children are aged between five years and nine months old.

# longford - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Man in his 20s dies after his van struck a tree in Longford
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Man in his 20s dies after his van struck a tree in Longford

Dec 23rd 2014, 8:44 AM 8,840 Views 9 Comments

He is the 192nd person to die on Irish roads this year.

# longford - Friday 19 December, 2014

Remember the devastating 2009 fire at St. Mel's Cathedral? After years of painstaking work, it's open again
# Midnight Mass
# Midnight Mass

Remember the devastating 2009 fire at St. Mel's Cathedral? After years of painstaking work, it's open again

Dec 19th 2014, 2:37 PM 13,353 Views 36 Comments

A full schedule of Christmas masses has been announced. Including midnight mass on Christmas Eve, at the traditionally Irish time of 11pm.

# longford - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Pony rescued after being found in 'excruciating pain' with head collar embedded in his face
# Sligo
# Sligo

Pony rescued after being found in 'excruciating pain' with head collar embedded in his face

Nov 11th 2014, 11:21 AM 15,755 Views 16 Comments

The ISPCA wants to hear from anybody who has any information about the pony.

# longford - Friday 7 November, 2014

740 new jobs for Longford, Kildare, Dublin and Galway
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

740 new jobs for Longford, Kildare, Dublin and Galway

Nov 7th 2014, 1:20 PM 22,087 Views 26 Comments

The jobs will be created in IT, retail, pet food and the automotive industry.

# longford - Thursday 6 November, 2014

No away day for Dubs supporters as Leinster Council vote for home comforts
# No Go
From The42
# No Go

No away day for Dubs supporters as Leinster Council vote for home comforts

Nov 6th 2014, 7:12 PM 7,745 Views 24 Comments

You can put the maps away.

# longford - Friday 31 October, 2014

29-year-old man due in court over Longford carjacking
# Charged
# Charged

29-year-old man due in court over Longford carjacking

Oct 31st 2014, 12:59 PM 5,955 Views 0 Comments

A second man in the car is in critical condition in hospital.

# longford - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Woman in hospital after carjacking attack in Longford
# High Speed Chase
# High Speed Chase

Woman in hospital after carjacking attack in Longford

Oct 30th 2014, 1:11 PM 15,305 Views 36 Comments

A young man taken from the scene is in a critical condition in hospital.

# longford - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Teenager killed after car hits barrier
# Roads
# Roads

Teenager killed after car hits barrier

Oct 18th 2014, 7:53 AM 22,984 Views 6 Comments

The 19-year-old was the only injury in the crash.

# longford - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Have you met Bisto, the wonder footballing dog from Longford?
# Ooh Ahh
From The Daily Edge
# Ooh Ahh

Have you met Bisto, the wonder footballing dog from Longford?

Oct 7th 2014, 7:37 AM 2,287 Views 0 Comments

Bistoooooo! Bistoooooo!

# longford - Friday 3 October, 2014

"Elaborate" cannabis growhouse uncovered in Longford bathroom
# Drugs
# Drugs

"Elaborate" cannabis growhouse uncovered in Longford bathroom

Oct 3rd 2014, 10:00 AM 15,560 Views 0 Comments

A 19-year-old man is in court this morning in connection with the drug seizure.

# longford - Friday 19 September, 2014

What to see in THE MIDLANDS on Culture Night
# Culture Night
# Culture Night

What to see in THE MIDLANDS on Culture Night

Sep 19th 2014, 5:48 PM 12,811 Views 9 Comments

It’s Culture Night on Friday – and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

# longford - Monday 15 September, 2014

Fianna Fáil spends the most on two by-elections - but fails to nab a seat
# SIPO
# SIPO

Fianna Fáil spends the most on two by-elections - but fails to nab a seat

Sep 15th 2014, 8:09 PM 6,746 Views 17 Comments

Its members spent the most in the Dublin West and Longford Westmeath by-elections, the Standards in Public Office Commission said.

# longford - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Asian Clam invasion prompts Longford angling ban
# The Shellfish Gene
# The Shellfish Gene

Asian Clam invasion prompts Longford angling ban

Sep 11th 2014, 5:29 PM 12,395 Views 15 Comments

“An aggressive alien invasive species.”

# longford - Friday 25 July, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Jul 25th 2014, 11:31 PM 17,077 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the escalating situation in Gaza, a one-day train strike, a manhole explosion in Dublin… and the hottest day this year.

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered by gardaí
# Longford
# Longford

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered by gardaí

Jul 25th 2014, 5:31 PM 10,607 Views 3 Comments

The device was found during a garda search of a building in Edgeworthstown, Co Longford.

# longford - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Four men due in court after €114K cannabis seizure
# Longford
# Longford

Four men due in court after €114K cannabis seizure

Jul 15th 2014, 10:35 AM 6,564 Views 0 Comments

The discovery was made at a house in Granard yesterday.

# longford - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Gardaí appeal for help in finding Longford teenager
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí appeal for help in finding Longford teenager

Jun 22nd 2014, 3:01 PM 16,667 Views 5 Comments

Nathan Reilly has been missing from his home in Longford town since Friday.

# longford - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Three arrested in investigation into organised prostitution in Roscommon and Longford
# Arrests
# Arrests

Three arrested in investigation into organised prostitution in Roscommon and Longford

Jun 19th 2014, 10:41 PM 20,819 Views 0 Comments

Two males and a female, all aged in their twenties, were released without charge this evening.

# longford - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Food company announces 115 new jobs for Longford and Galway at pizza and pastry plants
# Pizza The Action
# Pizza The Action

Food company announces 115 new jobs for Longford and Galway at pizza and pastry plants

May 20th 2014, 6:07 PM 12,481 Views 45 Comments

Green Isle Foods are making a €30 million investment in operations in Portumna and Longford.

# longford - Monday 19 May, 2014

Man arrested after drugs and ammo seized in Drogheda
# Seizure
# Seizure

Man arrested after drugs and ammo seized in Drogheda

May 19th 2014, 6:35 PM 7,122 Views 6 Comments

In Longford, two men were arrested in connection with a cannabis seizure.

Man assaulted and locked in his bathroom while three men burgled his house
# Longford
# Longford

Man assaulted and locked in his bathroom while three men burgled his house

May 19th 2014, 9:47 AM 11,097 Views 12 Comments

A man has been arrested and some property has been recovered.

# longford - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Which Irish counties love Twitter most? And which are flapping behind?
# The Twitter Machine
# The Twitter Machine

Which Irish counties love Twitter most? And which are flapping behind?

Mar 19th 2014, 7:45 AM 19,203 Views 32 Comments

What gives @Longford? You’re being left behind by @Laois and @Leitrim!

# longford - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Meet the lad from Longford who recorded a duet with Miranda Kerr
# Kerrful Now
From The Daily Edge
# Kerrful Now

Meet the lad from Longford who recorded a duet with Miranda Kerr

Feb 27th 2014, 10:42 AM 2,641 Views 0 Comments

Even Victoria’s Secret models love Irish men.

# longford - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Woman dies after being hit by car in Longford, male driver arrested
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Woman dies after being hit by car in Longford, male driver arrested

Feb 22nd 2014, 8:09 AM 15,445 Views 3 Comments

The 55-year-old died at the scene of the collision at 1.30am in Legan Village, Co. Longford.

# longford - Saturday 8 February, 2014

23-year-old due in court over Longford cannabis seizure
# Charged
# Charged

23-year-old due in court over Longford cannabis seizure

Feb 8th 2014, 5:48 PM 9,139 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested yesterday at the scene where cannabis herb worth an estimated €120,000 was found.