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 Trivia

Did You Know?

An Information Fact About Longford.

Two of Longford’s landowning families were of Huguenot (French Protestant) descent: the Lefroys of Carriglas and the Montforts of Killashee.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 9°C (48°F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 11mph, Humidity: 74%, Pressure: 1002mb, Falling, Visibility: Good

Sun, 29 Mar 2015 03:35:10 +0100

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Longford Local News...

Irish Water to start installing meters in Longford in the coming weeks

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:26:54 GMT

Irish Water issued a statement today confirming that it is to start installing water meters in Longford in the coming weeks. Read More »

Students get down to business for annual Enterprise Awards

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:00:00 GMT

With their products dreamt up, designed and marketed; business plans written and stalls decorated, Longford’s students were out in force last Thursday for the annual Co Longford Student Enterprise Awards. Read More »

First tourists take on the new Edgeworthstown literary trail

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:00:00 GMT

Last Friday was a red letter day for Edgeworthstown in its efforts to promote the area’s important historical and literary culture. Read More »

‘I am so grateful to have been given the gift of life’ says Longford father

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:30:00 GMT

A Co Longford father of four has spoken of how his life has been transformed by not one, but two separate kidney transplants. Read More »

Lanesboro’s twin towns parade triumph

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:30:00 GMT

Two firemen from Lanesborough, Massachusetts had the honour of leading the St Patrick’s Day Parade in Lanesboro, celebrating the special twin-towns relationship that exists between two communities on opposite sides of the Atlantic Ocean. Read More »