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 Castle Forbes.

The grey squirrel was first introduced into Ireland in 1911 at Castle Forbes.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 15°C (59°F), Wind Direction: North North Westerly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Humidity: 93%, Pressure: 1014mb, Rising, Visibility: Poor

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:40:19 +0100

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Longford Local News...

Longfordian coffee idea comes to town

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT

We’ve all heard of cappucinos, lattes and of course the tried and trusted regular coffee. Read More »

Mental health seminar for local youth

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT

A series of mental health seminars for young people entitled ‘Sport Your Mind’ have been launched by Midlands Rugby in conjunction with the HSE Midlands Health Promotion & Improvement section. Read More »

Ballymahon Men’s Shed in a league of its own

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:00:00 GMT

The men of Ballymahon are a force to be reckoned with, it seems - well at least since the Men’s Shed group was established. Read More »

Marking World Suicide Prevention Day 2014

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT

More than fifty people visited the Family Centre last Wednesday, September 10, to mark World Suicide Prevention Day. Read More »

Clubs unite in fundraising effort

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:00:00 GMT

Two neighbouring GAA clubs have joined forces in a bid to raise much-needed funds. Read More »