Barley Harbour in Newtowncashel

Barley Harbour in Newtowncashel..

Abbeyshrule Co. Longford

Abbeyshrule National Tidy Town Winner...

Backstage Theatre

Great Drama @ The Backstage Theatre...

Saints Island

Historic Saints Island...


Wide selection of Restaurants...


Co. Longford Golf Club...

St. Mel's Cathedral

St. Mel's Cathedral...


Kayakers on The Royal Canal at Abbeyshrule....

Longford Events

Aisling Childrens Art Festival 2014

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Dead of Night Halloween Carnival 2014

Friday, October 31, 2014

A Bit on the Side by Conal Gallen

Friday, October 31, 2014

Sean Og Set Dancing Festival 2014

Friday, November 21, 2014

Pat Shortt Live 2014

Saturday, November 29, 2014

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Longford Trivia

Did You Know?

An Information Fact About Ballinamuck.

The Battle of Ballinamuck in 1798 was the last major battle fought in Ireland.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 14°C (57°F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 13mph, Humidity: 78%, Pressure: 1009mb, Falling, Visibility: Excellent

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:37:11 +0100

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Longford Local News...

Longford Gardai appeal for witnesses to tragic overnight road fatality

Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:56:10 GMT

Gardaí in Longford are investigating a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision that occurred at Lisbrack, Newtownforbes in the early hours of this morning Saturday, October 18. Read More »

Longford district court judge’s expenses exceed €40k

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:09:51 GMT

Figures released by the Courts Service today have revealed that the District Court judge for Longford claimed expenses in excess of €40,000 in 2012. Read More »

Gold and silver craft awards for Monaghan’s famous sausages

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:00:00 GMT

One Longford town butcher has secured the top prize in a prestigious competition within the industry. Read More »

Youth music initiative for St Mel’s Cathedral

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT

Applications are currently being accepted from pupils of third, fourth, fifth and sixth class in primary schools across Longford for a new youth music initiative called ‘Cantate’. Read More »

‘We need to build on success’

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:00:00 GMT

Longford Town’s promotion back to the top tier of Irish soccer could provide the springboard for a new wave of up and coming footballers. Read More »