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# longford - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

FG mayor speaks out against disability cuts
# Disability Cuts
# Disability Cuts

FG mayor speaks out against disability cuts

Jul 24th 2012, 1:18 PM 2,478 Views 14 Comments

Councillor Peggy Nolan said we should be looking at wastage in the HSE and addressing the problems from the top down.

# longford - Monday 16 July, 2012

It’s Will Ferrell’s birthday, so here are his best bits…
# Stay Classy
From The Daily Edge
# Stay Classy

It’s Will Ferrell’s birthday, so here are his best bits…

Jul 16th 2012, 8:30 PM 15,315 Views 15 Comments

Robert Goulet, Ron Burgundy, more cowbell and a house party in Longford. It’s all here.

# longford - Saturday 14 July, 2012

As they happened: Saturday's GAA Football Championship qualifiers From The42
Live Jul 14th 2012, 1:56 PM

As they happened: Saturday's GAA Football Championship qualifiers

# longford - Friday 13 July, 2012

GAA throw-in: here are your weekend’s football previews
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

GAA throw-in: here are your weekend’s football previews

Jul 13th 2012, 3:00 PM 1,213 Views 0 Comments

Ewan MacKenna brings you all the details ahead of another big weekend of action.

# longford - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Round-Up: Derry's Championship hopes are ended
# SFC2012
From The42
# SFC2012

Round-Up: Derry's Championship hopes are ended

Jun 30th 2012, 9:22 PM 1,273 Views 1 Comment

Narrow victories, sendings off and resignations – just another night in the Senior Football Championship.

# longford - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

# longford - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

NAMA confirms plan to demolish derelict Longford apartment block
# Demolition
# Demolition

NAMA confirms plan to demolish derelict Longford apartment block

Jun 26th 2012, 9:57 AM 7,470 Views 33 Comments

Will the demolition of 12 apartments outside Longford mark the start of a new nationwide programme of deconstruction?

# longford - Friday 22 June, 2012

Two killed in Longford crash
# Longford
# Longford

Two killed in Longford crash

Jun 22nd 2012, 7:28 AM 3,726 Views 2 Comments

Two men have been killed and another two people seriously injured in a crash in Co Longford.

# longford - Monday 18 June, 2012

Race for Sam: Derbies aplenty in first round Qualifier draw
# Back Door
From The42
# Back Door

Race for Sam: Derbies aplenty in first round Qualifier draw

Jun 18th 2012, 8:56 AM 665 Views 0 Comments

Westmeath and Louth are pitted against each other again, while the resurgent Longford will up be against Derry.

# longford - Monday 11 June, 2012

Galway topples Kerry as favourite Irish holiday destination
# Tourism
# Tourism

Galway topples Kerry as favourite Irish holiday destination

Jun 11th 2012, 3:21 PM 4,552 Views 24 Comments

Galway has taken the top spot, followed by Kerry and Cork, while Dublin gets mixed news.

# longford - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Meath and Wexford name starting line-ups for weekend
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Meath and Wexford name starting line-ups for weekend

Jun 7th 2012, 10:16 PM 369 Views 0 Comments

Ciarán Lyng is set to start on Sunday, despite doubts over his fitness.

# longford - Monday 4 June, 2012

Flynn says Longford are like 'a bad ex-girlfriend'
# All The Talk
From The42
# All The Talk

Flynn says Longford are like 'a bad ex-girlfriend'

Jun 4th 2012, 5:11 PM 1,097 Views 0 Comments

Star wing-back, managers Jason and Glenn Ryan, and Brian Kavanagh react to Wexford’s draw with Longford at Croke Park

# longford - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Three in court after Garda patrol car ramming incident
# Checkpoint
# Checkpoint

Three in court after Garda patrol car ramming incident

May 17th 2012, 9:32 AM 3,699 Views 7 Comments

The three men were arrested yesterday evening after they failed to stop at a checkpoint.

# longford - Monday 14 May, 2012

‘We’re selling our souls here’ – Fine Gael mayor to vote No
# Voting No
# Voting No

‘We’re selling our souls here’ – Fine Gael mayor to vote No

May 14th 2012, 3:45 PM 6,291 Views 138 Comments

Jim Keogh says that a failure by the government to get a deal on the bank debt has led him to decide to vote against the wishes of his Fine Gael party. The party said the matter is “under review”.

# longford - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Counties with lower incomes less likely to pay household charge
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Counties with lower incomes less likely to pay household charge

May 2nd 2012, 6:45 AM 3,308 Views 26 Comments

A comparison of household charge payments with CSO income data reveals a general correlation between payment and income.

# longford - Monday 30 April, 2012

Ulster counties lead table of household charge boycotts
# Ulster Says No
# Ulster Says No

Ulster counties lead table of household charge boycotts

Apr 30th 2012, 11:57 AM 3,969 Views 42 Comments

Donegal, Monaghan and Cavan are among the counties with the lowest payment levels so far. Where does yours rank?

# longford - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties
# Where You Live
# Where You Live

Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties

Apr 26th 2012, 1:14 PM 44,912 Views 46 Comments

We already knew that there were 4,588,252 people living in Ireland last year – but the latest batch of CSO Census data means that now we literally know where you live.

# longford - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

GAA to hold 'further talks' with Revenue on referee payments
# Ref Justice
From The42
# Ref Justice

GAA to hold 'further talks' with Revenue on referee payments

Feb 28th 2012, 5:39 PM 2,434 Views 10 Comments

There’ll be no change in officials’ rates for the time being, Croke Park chiefs indicate.

# longford - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Mary O’Rourke: Current Dáil TDs are ‘not very bright or intelligent’
# Politics
# Politics

Mary O’Rourke: Current Dáil TDs are ‘not very bright or intelligent’

Feb 21st 2012, 7:00 AM 7,746 Views 71 Comments

The former Fianna Fáil TD said that Taoiseach Enda Kenny has ‘nothing in the top storey’ – but people like him because he smiles all the time.

# longford - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland
# Income
# Income

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland

Jan 26th 2012, 12:09 PM 5,148 Views 21 Comments

Donegal has the lowest average income in Ireland, while Dubliners earn the most. How does your county’s income fare?

# longford - Monday 16 January, 2012

€100m fund to improve safety at motoring 'black spots'
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

€100m fund to improve safety at motoring 'black spots'

Jan 16th 2012, 11:08 AM 2,914 Views 15 Comments

Leo Varadkar announces a new fund for works on bad bends and congested areas, with works on 30 projects to begin this year.

# longford - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Man killed in Longford road crash
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Man killed in Longford road crash

Jan 15th 2012, 1:55 PM 3,028 Views 10 Comments

Three people have been killed on Irish roads this weekend.

# longford - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Barracks closures will not have major impact on local economies - minister
# Barracks
# Barracks

Barracks closures will not have major impact on local economies - minister

Dec 13th 2011, 3:12 PM 1,751 Views 14 Comments

Junior defence minister Paul Kehoe says closing four rural barracks will help make the Defence Forces “more professional”.

# longford - Friday 25 November, 2011

Garda appeal after woman found seriously assaulted in Co Longford field
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Garda appeal after woman found seriously assaulted in Co Longford field

Nov 25th 2011, 11:37 AM 4,030 Views 12 Comments

The woman is in her late teens and is reported to have been found naked and beaten. A man was arrested in connection with the crime and released without charge yesterday.

# longford - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Poll: Was Willie Penrose right to step down?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Was Willie Penrose right to step down?

Nov 16th 2011, 9:49 AM 3,893 Views 78 Comments

Was Willie Penrose right to step down over the closure of a local barracks – or should cabinet members accept the need for tough decisions?

# longford - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Labour TD resigns from government over barracks closure
# Willie Penrose
# Willie Penrose

Labour TD resigns from government over barracks closure

Nov 15th 2011, 1:52 PM 3,281 Views 48 Comments

Labour Party TD and Junior Minister for Housing Willie Penrose is the first ministerial resignation since the government came to office last February.

# longford - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Farmbud to create up to 100 new jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Farmbud to create up to 100 new jobs

Nov 10th 2011, 6:22 PM 1,025 Views 6 Comments

The online farming network says the new positions will be available over the next three years.

# longford - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Armed robbery takes place at Longford post office
# Robbery
# Robbery

Armed robbery takes place at Longford post office

Sep 27th 2011, 10:01 PM 562 Views 0 Comments

Three females were in the post office at the time. One was later treated for shock, gardaí say.

# longford - Friday 23 September, 2011

Nine arrested in sweeping raids on suspected dissident republicans
# Dissidents
# Dissidents

Nine arrested in sweeping raids on suspected dissident republicans

Sep 23rd 2011, 10:01 PM 895 Views 6 Comments

Weapons and suspected explosives were also uncovered during 15 separate operations yesterday.

# longford - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Norris and Dana lobby councils to support their presidential bids
# Race For The Cllrs
# Race For The Cllrs

Norris and Dana lobby councils to support their presidential bids

Sep 21st 2011, 9:07 PM 2,385 Views 57 Comments

South Dublin County Council is the latest to confirm it will debate a motion to nominate Senator David Norris as both he and Dana Rosemary Scallon lobby for last-minute support.

# longford - Friday 1 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jul 1st 2011, 8:03 PM 2,370 Views 1 Comment

In today’s fix: Strauss-Kahn freed from house arrest, the woman who forgot to bury her mother, Wikileaks’ ‘priceless’ ad, and some very entertaining tennis (no, not Murray and Nadal)…

# longford - Saturday 25 June, 2011

GAA round-up: London shock Fermanagh
# London Delight
From The42
# London Delight

GAA round-up: London shock Fermanagh

Jun 25th 2011, 8:12 PM 930 Views 0 Comments

A historic win for London is one of the highlights during a busy day of GAA action on Saturday.

# longford - Monday 23 May, 2011

ESB says about 25,000 customers without power after wind damage
# Power Cuts
# Power Cuts

ESB says about 25,000 customers without power after wind damage

May 23rd 2011, 1:17 PM 397 Views 0 Comments

ESB says it hopes to have power restored to areas affected by the close of business today.

# longford - Saturday 14 May, 2011

Total cost of forest and gorse fires set to rise above €7 million
# Fires
# Fires

Total cost of forest and gorse fires set to rise above €7 million

May 14th 2011, 6:33 PM 825 Views 0 Comments

The fires which hit various parts of the country earlier this month did €5 million worth of damage to State owned forests with a further €2.4 million worth of damage inflicted on privately owned forests.

# longford - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Disruptions to trains on Dublin-Sligo line after fire
# Rail Disruption
# Rail Disruption

Disruptions to trains on Dublin-Sligo line after fire

Apr 21st 2011, 9:15 PM 685 Views 0 Comments

# longford - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Irish people smoking more and spending more on habit says research
# Smoking
# Smoking

Irish people smoking more and spending more on habit says research

Feb 15th 2011, 11:41 AM 2,564 Views 0 Comments

Health insurer Aviva say that almost a quarter of those who filled out online health check forms said they smoked.

# longford - Saturday 8 January, 2011

Gardaí seek witnesses to fatal Co Longford crash
# Longford
# Longford

Gardaí seek witnesses to fatal Co Longford crash

Jan 8th 2011, 12:34 PM 109 Views 0 Comments

# longford - Sunday 3 October, 2010

Two charged in connection with Longford fire
# Longford
# Longford

Two charged in connection with Longford fire

Oct 3rd 2010, 2:52 PM 65 Views 0 Comments

# longford - Saturday 2 October, 2010

Eleven-year-old girl hospitalised after arson attack
# Longford
# Longford

Eleven-year-old girl hospitalised after arson attack

Oct 2nd 2010, 12:06 PM 221 Views 0 Comments

Longford petrol bomb attack leaves 11 year-old badly burnt and in Crumlin Children’s Hospital.

# longford - Thursday 26 August, 2010

Bord na Mona talks
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Bord na Mona talks

Aug 26th 2010, 3:10 PM 247 Views 0 Comments

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