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

Longford Summer Festival 2015

Friday, July 03, 2015

County Longford Show and Country Fair

Sunday, July 05, 2015

Cruthu Arts Festival(2)

Thursday, July 23, 2015

The Marquee in Drumlish Festival 2015

Friday, August 14, 2015

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Longford Trivia

Did You Know?

An Information Fact About North Longford.

There are two noted dolmens in north Longford – at Aughnacliffe and Cleenrath.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 18°C (64°F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 11mph, Humidity: 68%, Pressure: 1013mb, Rising, Visibility: Excellent

Sat, 04 Jul 2015 12:37:12 +0100

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Longford Local News...

Final countdown to Longford Summer Festival

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 14:53:30 GMT

There is a sense of friendly industrialism in Connolly Barracks today as preparations for the Longford Summer Festival reach their climax. Read More »

World-renowned award for Jil

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:00:00 GMT

For the second year in a row, Longford College of Further Education have celebrated a win at the prestigious BABTAC (British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology) and CIBTAC (Confederation of International Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology) Awards. Read More »

Calls to erect statue to honour Granard legend Eddie Macken

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:00:00 GMT

The pupils of Aughnagarron national school and their teacher Irene Brady are calling for a statue to be erected to recognise the magnificent showjumping achievements of Granard born Eddie Macken. Read More »

Cattle thefts from farmer with local links

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:30:00 GMT

Gardaí are believed to be following a definite line of inquiry into theft of 100 animals from a farmer with Longford links last week. Read More »

Ballymahon woman playing key role in European Union projects

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:30:00 GMT

A Ballymahon native and EU procurement expert is playing a key role in the implementation of fi-compass, a new European Commission initiative in partnership with the European Investment Bank. Read More »