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

Run Walk or Paddle the Blueways for Autism

Saturday, September 12, 2015

October Mudfest

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Sean Og Festival 2015

Friday, November 20, 2015

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Longford Trivia

Did You Know?

An Information Fact About Lanesboro.

In 1857, a Lanesboro-born Dominican priest, Fr Joseph Mullooly, began excavations under the Basilica of San Clemente in Rome where he discovered major early Christian and Mithraic ruins.

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 12°C (54°F), Wind Direction: North North Westerly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Humidity: 79%, Pressure: 1022mb, Rising, Visibility: Excellent

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:49:10 +0100

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Longford Local News...

Leading farmyard innovation

Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:30:00 GMT

They say necessity is the mother of invention and that statement certainly rings true in the case of one north Longford man who has created a business designing equipment which allows farmers to overcome practical problems. Read More »

Australian man focuses on ‘Discovering Longford’

Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:00:00 GMT

A Facebook page dedicated to photographing Longford’s hidden treasures is attracting a worldwide audience, and it is all down to an Australian who has developed a love of the county. Read More »

800 take part in Longford Marathon

Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:00:00 GMT

The 14th annual Pat the Baker Longford Marathon took place last Sunday and it has been hailed as the ‘best ever’ by one of its organisers. Read More »

Six in running to contest FF party nomination

Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:00:00 GMT

A total of six nominees are in the running to fill two positions on Fianna Fáil’s Longford-Westmeath ticket ahead of the next general election. Read More »

Center Parcs to provide €1bn boost to Longford’s economy

Thu, 03 Sep 2015 12:30:00 GMT

Center Parcs’ proposed €200m site in Ballymahon will be called Longford Forest and could generate up to €1bn for the local economy over the next 20 years. Read More »