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 Lanesborough.

Lanesborough was named after George Lane, who was granted it as a borough by King Charles II in the 1660s.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 12°C (54°F), Wind Direction: Northerly, Wind Speed: 4mph, Humidity: 87%, Pressure: 1024mb, Rising, Visibility: Very Good

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Longford Local News...

Four hospitalised following three car collision on N4 Longford by-pass

Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18:01:09 GMT

Four people were hospitalised following a three car collision that occurred at approximately 12. Read More »

Longford protest march aimed at saving St Christopher’s from closure

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:43:34 GMT

Scores of people are to take to the streets of Longford next week as concerns increase over the long term sustainability of St Christopher’s Services. Read More »

Local woman dies after incident on farm

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:42:17 GMT

A local woman has been trampled to death by cattle on the family farm. Read More »

Live streaming from Ballymahon Mart

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT

Ballymahon Mart has gone live and is one of the first in the county to embrace technological advances that will reach out directly to its target audience. Read More »

400 students to attend Longford suicide and mental health seminar organised by Face of Ireland finalist Eimear Reynolds

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:24:22 GMT

Four hundred secondary students from Longford and Roscommon will gather for a talk on the issue of suicide and mental health in the Longford Arms Hotel tomorrow, Friday, September 26 at 10am. Read More »