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Longford SFC: Killoe assert superiority over Carrickedmond in the second half rn rn

Killoe Emmet Og . . . 1-13     Carrickedmond . . . 0-9

Quinn made no mistake in shooting to the net in the 43rd minute to give Emmet Og a one point lead after they trailed by 0-8 to 0-5 at half-time. They went on to win by the comfortable margin of seven points in the finish

today 00:34
Longford GAA results scoreboard

The Mulleady Group Intermediate Football Championship Group 1 Fri, 19 Jul, Venue: Clonbonny, (Round 1), Ballymahon 0-15 Cashel 1-4 Sat, 20 Jul, Venue: Pairc na nGael, (Round 1), St. Brigid's (Killashee) 1-4 Sean Connollys 1-10 The Mulleady Group Intermediate Football Championship Group

today 23:31
WATCH | Superb Shane Lowry claims The Open Championship title

Shane Lowry has won The Open Championship at Royal Portrush with a stunning final round in at times atrocious conditions. 

The moment that sealed it for Shane Lowry, a dream turned into reality for the Irishman #TheOpen pic.twitter.com/QbsgNbGtW6

So many

yesterday 19:19
Demand for Minister to intervene in Longford Bord na Móna jobs crisis

Trade union Unite today (Sunday) has called on the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton, to intervene in the crisis at Bord na Móna following the breakdown of talks between management and unions regarding the company’s announcement

yesterday 15:07
Longford Darkness Into Light Walk raises a huge €22,100 for Pieta

On behalf of the local organising committee, Lorraine Nash, said, “Pieta House together with The Darkness into Light Committee, Longford would like to thank the people of Longford for their support, donations, and those who sponsored us by providing refreshments or services.

“We had

yesterday 14:04
Longford Slashers and Colmcille finish all square in cracking contest rn

Colmcille . . . 2-12     Longford Slashers . . . 2-12

Inspired by a fine goal from Andrew Kelly just before the break to trail by just the minimum of margins (1-6 to 1-5), the resolute Slashers side just refused to accept defeat and had a glorious chance of winning this

yesterday 13:01
Van driver on three year disqualification stopped by Longford Gardaí while driving and operating mobile phone

The Longford Roads Policing Unit this morning stopped a van driver who was operating a mobile phone while driving and subsequently discovered the driver was serving a three year driving disqualification.

The driver will appear at a future court sitting.

The @GardaTraffic twitter

yesterday 13:01
Longford SFC: Mullinalaghta much too strong for gallant Granard rn rn

Mullinalaghta St Columba’s . . . 1-20     St Mary’s Granard . . . 1-6

It was always going to be extremely difficult for Granard who were missing seven players (through injury and unavailability) including their star man Darren Gallagher. Five players made their senior

yesterday 11:58
Darragh Greene smashes Irish record and secures Olympic qualification time at FINA World Championships in South Korea

Darragh Greene became Ireland’s first swimmer to go inside the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualification time at the 2019 FINA World Championships as he set a new Irish Record in the heats of the 100m Breaststroke in Gwangju, South Korea today.   Greene had been under the time at the LEN

yesterday 10:55
WATCH| Plenty of 'get up and go' at the Granard Agri show

Day one of the Granard Agricultural show commenced yesterday, July 20, in what was the 68th annual event. 

The action kicked off bright and early with plenty to do and see, such as many of the new introductions to the show this year. One such introduction was the cow and calf

yesterday 02:31
Public protest against Longford Bord na Móna job losses due to take place in Lanesboro

A public protest against Bord na Móna job losses at Mountdillon, Co Longford will take place on Monday, July 22 at 7.30pm at the bridge in Lanesboro. 

Workers, with the support of unions, are organising the protest.

Talks between unions and Bord an Móna management

2019-07-20 23:16
Lanesboro power station closure should not be excuse for Bord na Móna to force through compulsory Longford layoffs

Unions claim that the closure of Lough Ree Power Station in Lanesboro should not be allowed to be an excuse for Bord na Móna to force through compulsory, unpaid layoffs in Mountdillon.

Also read:  Huge blow to Longford as Bord na Móna lay off 150 employees

Also

2019-07-20 22:13
Driver in Longford arrested and charged with driving at over twice the speed limit in treacherous conditions

A driver in the midlands has been arrested and charged by Gardai after being caught driving at excessive speed Longford.

Longford Roads Policing Unit caught the motorist driving at 116kph in a 50kph zone. At the time there was heavy rain and a lot of surface water on the road.

The

2019-07-20 19:04
Longford men charged with assaulting each other charges withdraw complaints

Joe Campbell, 8 Great Water Street, Longford and Abol Fasl Khorramagah, 16 Clonguish Court, Newtownforbes, Longford were prosecuted by the State following an incident at Great Water Street, Longford on June 6 last year.

When the case was called last Tuesday, however, it soon became

2019-07-20 18:01
Longford SFC: Abbeylara snatch victory against Mostrim with Crawford goal in stoppage time rn

Abbeylara . . . 1-13      Mostrim . . . 1-12

Abbeylara were two points behind with time running out when Nigel Rabbitt started the move and Crawford finished it by grabbing a dramatic goal for his side to put them ahead for the first time since the early stages of the

2019-07-20 16:58
Longford swimmer Darragh Greene aims to secure Olympic qualification time

Longford swimmer Darragh Greene will get his World Championships underway in Gwangju, South Korea tomorrow, Sunday, July 21. Darragh, who specialises in the breaststroke, will compete against the world’s best  in the Nambu University Pool and it presents him with the

2019-07-20 14:52
Daily News
Deaths in Longford - Sunday, July 21, 2019 - evening

Matthew (Mattie) Fox, Kenagh, Longford The death occurred, on Sunday, July 21 of Matthew (Mattie) Fox, Kenagh, Longford. Funeral arrangements to be announced.

Christina (Crissie) Flood (née McGrath), St Patrick's Terrace, Edgeworthstown, Longford The death occurred,

today 22:28
Longford SFC: Clonguish finish the stronger to defeat Dromard rn

Clonguish . . .  0-12    Dromard . . . 0-10

Credit to Clonguish who never gave up and the introduction of David Barden approaching the midway mark in the second half sparked them into life as they went on to outscore Dromard by six points to one during the remainder of the

yesterday 19:19
Longford man fined for no tax

Michael Stokes, 61 Springlawn, Longford was stopped by gardaí on September 12 2018 at Springlawn, Longford by Garda Martin McGowan.

The court was told the incident occurred at 4:45pm when Mr Stokes was pulled in driving a 12’ registered car.

It was also revealed the tax on

yesterday 13:01
Listen | Longford swimmer Darragh Greene 'happy' to achieve Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualification time

Longford's Darragh Greene admitted he was 'happy' to be Ireland’s first swimmer to go inside the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualification time at the 2019 FINA World Championships in the heats of the 100m Breaststroke in Gwangju, South Korea.

However, despite smashing the Irish record,

yesterday 11:58
All Longford golf fans rooting for Shane Lowry today as he bids to create history at Royal Portrush

Golf fans across the island are cheering on Shane Lowry today as he bids to create history at Royal Portrush.

A special moment for @ShaneLowryGolf He sets the low 54-hole record at The Open Championship. #TheOpen pic.twitter.com/4BWyC9Lz7J

The Offaly man takes a four shot lead

yesterday 11:58
Deaths in Longford - Sunday, July 21, 2019

Christina (Crissie) Flood (née McGrath), St Patrick's Terrace, Edgeworthstown, Longford The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the nurses and staff of Mullingar General Hospital, on Saturday, July 20 of Christina (Crissie) Flood (née McGrath), St Patrick's

yesterday 11:58
Deaths in Longford - Saturday, July 20, 2019 - evening

Christina (Crissie) Flood (née McGrath), St Patrick's Terrace, Edgeworthstown, Longford The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the nurses and staff of Mullingar General Hospital, on Saturday, July 20 of Christina (Crissie) Flood (née McGrath), St Patrick's

yesterday 22:19
GALLERY| Excitement surrounds day one of the Granard Agri show

Day one of the 68th annual Granard agricultural show got up and running in Higginstown, Granard, Co Longford earlier today, Saturday July 20.

Although rain forecasts threatened to interfere with this year's event, the rain stayed away and nothing could dampnen the spirit of

2019-07-20 18:01
Latest news from Longford
today 00:34 Longford SFC: Killoe assert superiority over Carrickedmond in the second half rn rn
today 23:31 Longford GAA results scoreboard
today 22:28 Deaths in Longford - Sunday, July 21, 2019 - evening
yesterday 19:19 Longford SFC: Clonguish finish the stronger to defeat Dromard rn
yesterday 19:19 WATCH | Superb Shane Lowry claims The Open Championship title
yesterday 15:07 Demand for Minister to intervene in Longford Bord na Móna jobs crisis
yesterday 14:04 Longford Darkness Into Light Walk raises a huge €22,100 for Pieta
yesterday 13:01 Longford man fined for no tax
yesterday 13:01 Longford Slashers and Colmcille finish all square in cracking contest rn
yesterday 13:01 Van driver on three year disqualification stopped by Longford Gardaí while driving and operating mobile phone
yesterday 11:58 Listen | Longford swimmer Darragh Greene 'happy' to achieve Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualification time
yesterday 11:58 All Longford golf fans rooting for Shane Lowry today as he bids to create history at Royal Portrush
yesterday 11:58 Deaths in Longford - Sunday, July 21, 2019
yesterday 11:58 Longford SFC: Mullinalaghta much too strong for gallant Granard rn rn
yesterday 10:55 Darragh Greene smashes Irish record and secures Olympic qualification time at FINA World Championships in South Korea
yesterday 02:31 WATCH| Plenty of 'get up and go' at the Granard Agri show
yesterday 22:19 Deaths in Longford - Saturday, July 20, 2019 - evening
2019-07-20 23:16 Public protest against Longford Bord na Móna job losses due to take place in Lanesboro
2019-07-20 22:13 Lanesboro power station closure should not be excuse for Bord na Móna to force through compulsory Longford layoffs
2019-07-20 19:04 Driver in Longford arrested and charged with driving at over twice the speed limit in treacherous conditions
2019-07-20 18:01 GALLERY| Excitement surrounds day one of the Granard Agri show
2019-07-20 18:01 Longford men charged with assaulting each other charges withdraw complaints
2019-07-20 16:58 Longford SFC: Abbeylara snatch victory against Mostrim with Crawford goal in stoppage time rn
2019-07-20 14:52 Longford Town slip up in costly defeat against Cabinteely rn
2019-07-20 14:52 Longford swimmer Darragh Greene aims to secure Olympic qualification time
2019-07-20 13:49 Deaths in Longford - Saturday, July 20, 2019
2019-07-20 12:46 My Longford Life: Lalin Swaris
2019-07-20 11:43 Longford man who told gardai 'it wasn't me' driving crashed car is cleared
2019-07-19 17:52 Leinster club champions Mullinalaghta look unstoppable in Longford
2019-07-19 17:52 Longford man jailed for two months calls judge 'dirty' and 'smelly'
2019-07-19 15:46 Longford SFC: Finbar O'Reilly focused in quest for more Mullinalaghta success rn rn
2019-07-19 15:46 Two Longford boys design and produce comic for St Christophers
2019-07-19 13:40 Longford SFC: Thomas Donohoe blending Killoe's youth and experience rn rn
2019-07-19 12:37 Durkin family welcomes Granard Agricultural show to their land
2019-07-19 11:34 GALLERY| Longford has a blast at this year's Longford Summer Festival
2019-07-19 00:01 Deaths in Longford - Thursday, July 18, 2019 - evening
2019-07-18 20:52 Close to 200 acres in Co Longford set for auction
2019-07-18 19:49 Who will qualify for the Longford senior football championship quarter-finals?
2019-07-18 18:46 Battle begins for the Gerry Hennessy Cup rn
2019-07-18 18:46 Visitor numbers to Longford tourist hotspot show marked increase
2019-07-18 17:43 Met Éireann weather alert warns that Longford is at risk of thundery downpours and flooding
2019-07-18 17:43 Crowds revel in delights of Ballinamuck Olde Fair Day
2019-07-18 16:40 Casey goads Longford Fine Gael councillors over Boxer's political record
2019-07-18 15:37 Killoe take minor league title with most emphatic win over Longford Slashers rn
2019-07-18 15:37 ‘Very high’ stakes at play as crunch talks resume over Longford Bord na Móna job lay offs
2019-07-18 14:34 CAB search operation leads to seizure of Audi A4 and horsebox
2019-07-18 14:34 Fresh moves to resolve impasse over Longford Bord na Móna job fears
2019-07-18 13:31 Deaths in Longford - Thursday, July 18, 2019
2019-07-18 12:28 Breakthrough into Longford pharmacy raid as gardaí charge two men
2019-07-18 11:25 Poll: Would you use a sleep pod in work or college?
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