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

Hanging With The Elephant

Friday, February 27, 2015

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Longford Trivia

Did You Know?

An Information Fact About Longford.

St Mel’s College was founded in 1865, and in its early history was a major seminary where students could study for the priesthood.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 13°C (55°F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 20mph, Humidity: 91%, Pressure: 1004mb, Rising, Visibility: Moderate

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Longford Local News...

Beef and sheep payments released

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:00:00 GMT

Local farmers are set for a financial boost this week as the Government prepares to release payments under the Beef Genomics and Grassland Sheep schemes. Read More »

Attic House thanks locals for raising €47,000

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:00:00 GMT

Since last Christmas, €46,853. Read More »

Lots of festive cheer at Longford Failte Festival

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:00:00 GMT

Festive cheer was in rich supply at the weekend as Longford town played host to the 2014 Failte Festival. Read More »

LCRL Drop-in Centre’s 
vital community service

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:30:00 GMT

The winter months, and the festive period in particular, can a difficult time of year for those battling mental health issues and addictions. Read More »

‘Lovin’ Granard’ launched at Ardscoil Phadraig

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:30:00 GMT

A large crowd turned out at Ardscoil Phádraig in Granard last Thursday evening, December 11, for the official launch screening of ‘Lovin’ Granard’ - a short film by the school’s students. Read More »