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

Aisling Childrens Art Festival 2014

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Halloween Events in Longford Branch Library

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Dead of Night Halloween Carnival 2014

Friday, October 31, 2014

A Bit on the Side by Conal Gallen

Friday, October 31, 2014

Sean Og Set Dancing Festival 2014

Friday, November 21, 2014

Pat Shortt Live 2014

Saturday, November 29, 2014

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Longford Trivia

Did You Know?

An Information Fact about Ardagh

St Patrick founded a monastery at Ardagh in the mid-fifth century

Longford Weather

Longford Today - Temperature: 13°C (55°F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Humidity: 90%, Pressure: 1014mb, Falling, Visibility: Excellent

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:08:37 +0100

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Longford Local News...

Shannon Blueway scheme could boost local tourism

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT

A new tourist initiative recently introduced to boost waterway tourism in County Leitrim looks set to be adopted by Longford Tourism. Read More »

Celebrating 10 years of Longford’s Acorn community project

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:00:00 GMT

Last week saw Acorn marking 10 years since its foundation with a special celebration at the project’s offices at Lenna Aoibhinn, near St Michael’s Road in Longford town. Read More »

McGee reflects on his life and the GAA

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:00:00 GMT

“The book is personalised quite a lot, people will find out a lot more about me and there is a lot of stuff that would be of interest to Longford people,” commented Eugene McGee ahead of the launch of his new book ‘The GAA In My Time’ on Thursday, October 30. Read More »

Creative Longford pupils hook ‘Something Fishy’ title

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:00:00 GMT

More and more people are gradually starting to see through the Government’s highly contentious water charges introduction, writes Liam Cosgrove. Read More »

Shoppers divided over paid parking introduction

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:00:00 GMT

Consumers have given a mixed reaction to news one of Longford town’s busiest car parks is now subject to pay and display parking rules. Read More »