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# abbeyshrule - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Landing area in Longford helicopter crash was 'inappropriate and wholly unsuitable'

The pilot told inspectors he knew the site was “very tight, but it was certainly do-able”.

# abbeyshrule - Monday 21 March, 2016

'It's a terrible tragedy' - Investigation resumes into fatal aircraft crash in Longford

A man killed in the incident was not from the local area.

# abbeyshrule - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Man in his 40s dies after light aircraft crashes in Longford

Gardaí and emergency services are at the scene.

# abbeyshrule - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Man arrested after helicopter crash at Longford pub Longford This post contains videos

Man arrested after helicopter crash at Longford pub

No one was seriously injured.

# abbeyshrule - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Pilot hailed after landing plane that had lost power

The plane was damaged in the landing, but all on board were unhurt.

# abbeyshrule - Friday 14 September, 2012

Abbeyshrule adds to the trophy cabinet with European award

The Longford village won Ireland’s TidyTowns Award earlier this week.

# abbeyshrule - Monday 10 September, 2012

Abbeyshrule in Longford is Ireland's tidiest place

Plus, the rest of the winners from this year’s SuperValu TidyTowns Awards.