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#Longford

# longford - Yesterday’s News

Heading out for Culture Night? Here's what's on in the Midlands and West

Here’s what to check out this Culture Night in the Midlands and West.

# longford - Saturday 1 September, 2018

From The42 Former Longford star forward Padraic Davis proposed to take over as new senior manager Midlanders

Former Longford star forward Padraic Davis proposed to take over as new senior manager

The 42-year-old is one of Longford’s greatest ever players following a 12 year inter-county career.

# longford - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Nurse who returned to Pakistan under threat of deportation was told the next day that asylum status is under review

Vicky Khokhar spent three years in a direct provision centre and during that time volunteered five days a week at a local nursing home.

# longford - Monday 13 August, 2018

Litter survey finds majority of Irish rivers, beaches and harbours are polluted: here are the biggest blackspots

Just four out of 50 areas inspected were found to be clean to European standards.

# longford - Thursday 9 August, 2018

European gangs are using rural Longford to grow cannabis on an industrial scale Exclusive

The small county has become a hotbed of activity for criminal elements.

# longford - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

From The42 Denis Connerton brings to an end his second stint as Longford manager Proud

Denis Connerton brings to an end his second stint as Longford manager

Connerton led Longford to their first Leinster semi-final in 30 years earlier this summer.

# longford - Monday 23 July, 2018

Man hospitalised after serious crash in Longford

The incident happened near Newtownforbes on the N4 just after 3pm.

# longford - Friday 29 June, 2018

Gemma O'Doherty to talk about Irish media and corruption at TEDx event in Longford

The theme for the TEDxLongford event this evening is “Change Makers”.

# longford - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Eight people due in court after operation involving 50 gardaí seize drugs and cars in Longford

The arrests were made as part of an operation targetting the supply of controlled drugs.

# longford - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man in his 30s dies in hit-and-run collision in Longford

The pedestrian was struck by a passing vehicle at around 11.45pm last night.

# longford - Sunday 10 June, 2018

From The42 As it happened: Dublin v Longford, Donegal v Down - Sunday football match tracker Liveblog

As it happened: Dublin v Longford, Donegal v Down - Sunday football match tracker

We went minute-by-minute as Dublin took on Longford while Donegal faced Down.

# longford - Saturday 9 June, 2018

From The42 No changes from Gavin as Dublin aim to book eighth consecutive Leinster final spot Boys In Blue

No changes from Gavin as Dublin aim to book eighth consecutive Leinster final spot

The All-Ireland champions welcome Longford to Croke Park for tomorrow’s Leinster SFC semi-final.

# longford - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Man and woman who were detained over infant's death are released

Gardaí say a file is to be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# longford - Friday 18 May, 2018

Man and woman arrested in relation to death of baby girl in Longford

The infant died on 4 June last year.

# longford - Monday 7 May, 2018

From The42 Off the mark! Big wins for Meath and Kildare in Leinster MFC openers Wrap

Off the mark! Big wins for Meath and Kildare in Leinster MFC openers

Offaly and Laois also prevailed in the first round of the Leinster Minor Football Championship.

# longford - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Man who was Ann Lovett's boyfriend breaks silence

15-year-old Ann Lovett died in Longford in 1984.

# longford - Friday 4 May, 2018

Appeal for witnesses after 11-year-old boy injured during hit-and-run incident

The incident happened in Edgeworthstown in Longford on Wednesday afternoon.

# longford - Monday 19 March, 2018

'Since moving to Ireland I have been born again, I want to thank the country for that'

A Sudanese journalist and painter talks about fleeing his home country after receiving death threats.

# longford - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Woman in her 80s dies in Longford fire

Foul play is not suspected.

# longford - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'It will be world class': Omniplex has bought the long-vacant Longford shopping centre

The cinema group is hoping to breathe life into the complex.

# longford - Thursday 22 February, 2018

'It will be world class': Omniplex has bought the long-vacant Longford shopping centre

The cinema group is hoping to breathe life into the complex.

# longford - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Man guilty of 45 counts of child sexual assault remanded back into custody

He pleaded guilty to the production, possession and distribution of child pornography, along with sexually exploiting minors.

# longford - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Longford stabbing: Two men in court in Newry charged with attempted murder

A man in his 40s received what appear to be stab wounds during the course of the incident on Tuesday.

# longford - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Man found with stab wounds after 'incident involving large number of men'

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# longford - Friday 19 January, 2018

Two men charged after gardaí uncover cannabis worth €360,000 in converted garage

A cannabis grow house was discovered in Longford yesterday.

# longford - Saturday 30 December, 2017

From The42 Winning starts for Westmeath, Longford, Carlow and Offaly in O'Byrne Cup openers We Go Again

Winning starts for Westmeath, Longford, Carlow and Offaly in O'Byrne Cup openers

The four sides opened their 2018 seasons on positive notes.

# longford - Saturday 23 December, 2017

22-year-old man dies in car crash in Longford

Gardaí are at the scene and local diversions are in place.

# longford - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Appeal for witnesses to crash in which 34-year-old woman was killed

Gardaí said three people “may be in a position to offer information to the investigation team”.

# longford - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Teenager appears in court charged over Athlone shooting

A man was injured in the incident last week.

# longford - Monday 6 November, 2017

Man arrested after 80-plant cannabis growhouse found in Longford house

The man appeared in court this morning.

# longford - Friday 27 October, 2017

7 fearsome family events for Halloween weekend

Free fun for everyone.

# longford - Friday 20 October, 2017

Four men convicted of assaulting man at mosque in Longford

Leading members of the local Muslim community have called for peace after the incident.

# longford - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Gardaí search for silver van which left the scene after hitting pedestrian

He remains in a critical condition.

# longford - Monday 18 September, 2017

Fine Gael are on a collision course with Fianna Fáil over the USC

Fianna Fáil’s Micheal Martin said the confidence and supply agreement is clear that there must be reductions in the USC.

# longford - Monday 11 September, 2017

Man in critical condition after being struck by van which failed to stop in Longford

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# longford - Friday 8 September, 2017

Photos: The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 28 Jack Russell terriers

The dogs are currently being cared for at the National Animal Centre in Longford.

# longford - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Woman stabbed on busy street in Longford town

The woman, aged in her 30s, was rushed to hospital.

# longford - Saturday 22 July, 2017

'He gave us 17 golden years of memories' - funeral takes place of Damola Adetosoye RIP

'He gave us 17 golden years of memories' - funeral takes place of Damola Adetosoye

17-year-old Damola lost his life tragically on Tuesday last after getting into trouble while swimming in the River Shannon.

# longford - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon

Damola Adetosoye got into difficulty while swimming at Harbour View, Termonbarry in Roscommon.

# longford - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Teenage boy drowns after accident at River Shannon harbour RIP

Teenage boy drowns after accident at River Shannon harbour

Emergency services were called shortly after 5pm.

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