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

National Heritage Week 2015

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Run Walk or Paddle the Blueways for Autism

Saturday, September 12, 2015

October Mudfest

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Sean Og Festival 2015

Friday, November 20, 2015

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Longford Trivia

Did You Know?

An Information Fact About Longford.

Longford's local army barracks employs approximately 180 soldiers, many of whom are involved in peace-keeping world-wide.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 18°C (64°F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 16mph, Humidity: 62%, Pressure: 1016mb, Rising, Visibility: Very Good

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:36:13 +0100

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Longford Local News...

“The happiest 5k” comes to town

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:30:00 GMT

Longford will become technicolour on Sunday, September 27, as the county’s first ever Colour Run takes place. Read More »

‘Long lost’ Nenagh statue found in Longford

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT

Sixty years after it was removed from its plinth, a statue which once stood at Banba Square in Nenagh, Co Tipperary, has been rediscovered in the grounds of a well known Longford restaurant and guesthouse. Read More »

Walking the path of a fallen soldier

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:00:00 GMT

The idea behind the ‘My Adopted Soldier’ programme was that a student from each county would be given the name of a soldier from their county who died in the Battle of the Somme. Read More »

Leader of the pack: Drumlish’s James Noonan has been playing poker professionally for four years

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:00:00 GMT

Discipline and hard work; two of the key elements needed to be a good poker player, according to Drumlish native James Noonan. Read More »

Winners of novel competition to kayak the 10km Camlin Loop

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:00:00 GMT

There was an air of nervousness tinged with excitement on the banks of the canal at Ballymahon last week when the winners of a novel competition took to their kayaks for the first time. Read More »