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

Halloween Events in Longford Branch Library

Thursday, October 30, 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 Longford.

Longford Town is twinned with Noyal-Châtillon sur Seiche in Brittany, France.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 11°C (52°F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Humidity: 85%, Pressure: 1013mb, Rising, Visibility: Very Good

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:35:07 +0100

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Longford Local News...

Boost for agri sector after Budget 2015

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT

Budget 2015 appears to have boosted agriculture with measures introduced to protect farm incomes and support growth within the sector. Read More »

Banks to give St Christopher’s temporary respite

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:17:37 GMT

Bank officials have given St Christopher’s from now until Christmas to come up with €250,000 in a bid to address their ongoing financial woes. Read More »

Budget relief on water charges is cold comfort, says Sinn Féin rep

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:01:56 GMT

More and more people are gradually starting to see through the Government’s highly contentious water charges introduction, writes Liam Cosgrove. Read More »

Granard now known as ‘Enterprise Town’

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:00:00 GMT

Granard is famous for many things. Read More »

No revenue from paid parking for Budget ‘15

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:00:00 GMT

A budget meeting of Longford Municipal District last week heard there was no revenue from paid parking for next year’s budget, writes Aisling Kiernan. Read More »