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

3 Province Cycle

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Bealtaine Festival 2015

Friday, May 01, 2015

Longford Fleadh Ceoil 2015

Friday, May 08, 2015

Midlands Flight Fest

Saturday, May 30, 2015

National & International Coarse Fishing Competition

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Ballinalee Connemara Pony Show 2015

Sunday, June 14, 2015

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Longford Trivia

Did You Know?

An Information Fact About Longford.

John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, visited Longford on twelve occasions during his travels in Ireland in the mid-eighteenth century.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 13°C (55°F), Wind Direction: East North Easterly, Wind Speed: 2mph, Humidity: 54%, Pressure: 1037mb, Rising, Visibility: Very Good

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 11:35:08 +0100

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Longford Local News...

Body found in search for missing Patryk Kubacki

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:23:04 GMT

Gardaí in Longford have confirmed a body found on the outskirts of the town yesterday evening is that of Patryk Kubacki. Read More »

Event to flag homophobic bullying

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:00:00 GMT

This Saturday an event will take place at the Market Square to address homophobic bullying among young people. Read More »

Ballymahon man spearheads construction of 55 Kenyan schools

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT

A Caulfield from Ballymahon, getting an MBE?

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Albert Reynolds to be remembered at commemoration in Aughnacliffe

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:00:00 GMT

Former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds is to be commemorated in north Longford next week. Read More »

How the Wild West stage was won by a Longford man

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:00:00 GMT

Thousands of miles separated Co Longford from the American West, but one local man bridged the gap to became a central part of Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show, and his marriage to one of its best-loved figures inspired a Broadway musical. Read More »