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#Longford

# longford - Monday 7 September, 2020

From The42 Longford champions win DRA appeal over 48-week ban Back In Action

Longford champions win DRA appeal over 48-week ban

Killoe Emmet Óg are now free to return to feature in the senior football championship.

# longford - Friday 28 August, 2020

Man charged in relation to aggravated burglary and robbery at school in Longford

The man is due to appear before a special sitting of Longford District Court this evening.

# longford - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Newborn kittens abandoned in plastic bag taken into ISPCA care

The kittens were found by gardaí near a cemetery in Co Longford.

# longford - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

'A real and pending concern': Probe into re-appearance of invasive fish species in Shannon tributary

Chub have been spotted by Inland Fisheries Ireland in the River Inny.

# longford - Monday 6 July, 2020

Caravans, vehicles, and cash seized in Criminal Assets Bureau raid on 16 premises in Longford

Sixteen searches were carried out, including 12 residential premises, three commercial premises, and one professional premises.

# longford - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Man (34) in critical condition after car he was travelling in struck ditch in Co Longford

The incident occurred on the R392 at Foigha near Ballymahon at 6.30pm.

# longford - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Gardaí discover concealed door leading to cannabis grow houses in Tipperary apartment

Gardaí have made three seizures in the last 24 hours.

# longford - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Garda receives facial injuries in attack during Longford search operation

The incident happened late last week.

# longford - Monday 20 April, 2020

Man and woman charged over spate of burglaries in Longford

Suspected stolen property and a vehicle were seized by gardaí yesterday.

# longford - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Witness appeal after man and woman arrested over spate of burglaries in Longford

Suspected stolen property and a vehicle were seized by gardaí earlier today.

# longford - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Five men arrested and charged over violent incidents in Longford

All five are set to appear before Longford District Court this morning.

# longford - Saturday 14 March, 2020

From The42 'These are uncharted waters' - How an intercounty manager responds to a GAA shutdown Unique

'These are uncharted waters' - How an intercounty manager responds to a GAA shutdown

Longford’s Padraic Davis talks to The42 at a time of great uncertainty.

# longford - Friday 21 February, 2020

Three men due in court over shooting and stabbing incidents in Co Galway last year

The three men were arrested in Co Longford this morning.

# longford - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to arson attack on Longford home

The five occupants of the house were sleeping when the attack occurred.

# longford - Saturday 15 February, 2020

From The42 1-4 for rising star Archer as late goals help Dublin U20s into Leinster semi-final with 10-point win Moving On

1-4 for rising star Archer as late goals help Dublin U20s into Leinster semi-final with 10-point win

Tom Gray’s side eventually got the better of a battling Longford side at Parnell Park.

# longford - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Shots fired at house in Longford

The incident took place yesterday evening.

# longford - Saturday 8 February, 2020

Garda appeal after house shot at on two occasions in four days in Longford

The incidents occurred in the Corboy area of Edgeworthstown.

# longford - Friday 24 January, 2020

Gardaí investigating after horse stabbed to death in 'horrendous' attack

The attack took place in a stables in Longford.

# longford - Saturday 18 January, 2020

From The42 Quinn goal decisive as Longford beat Offaly to win O'Byrne Cup O'byrne Supremacy

Quinn goal decisive as Longford beat Offaly to win O'Byrne Cup

Padraic Davis’ side were four points winners in Tullamore.

# longford - Saturday 4 January, 2020

From The42 Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois Wrap

Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois

There were five O’Byrne cup games down for decision today.

# longford - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Man in his 30s dies after road crash in Co Longford

The incident occurred shortly before 2am.

# longford - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Rising gang violence has seen armed officers sent to Longford - but is the Garda crackdown working?

TheJournal.ie visited Longford this month to talk to locals, gardaí and local representatives.

# longford - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Longford emergency services rescue horse trapped in bog drain

Sergeant is currently recuperating at the Hungry House Outside sanctuary.

# longford - Friday 20 December, 2019

Gardaí seize 34,000 illegally imported cigarettes and tobacco products

The seizure was made during a search at Rathcline Court, Lanesborough in Co Longford.

# longford - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Judge says he will not allow feuding families to 'hold a town to ransom' as eight men remanded in custody

Judge Seamus Hughes made the remarks at a sitting of Longford District Court today.

# longford - Friday 13 December, 2019

Retired garda arrested over immigration irregularities is released without charge

A file is now being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# longford - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Retired garda arrested over immigration irregularities at garda station

The man, who is in his 60s, was arrested this morning.

# longford - Monday 9 December, 2019

Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos

Local gardaí have been attempting to keep a lid on the feud.

# longford - Saturday 7 December, 2019

From The42 Longford edge out O'Connor's Kildare as Wexford suffer defeat under Galvin Round-Up

Longford edge out O'Connor's Kildare as Wexford suffer defeat under Galvin

There were four O’Byrne Cup games down for decision today.

# longford - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Two men to appear in court in Longford after Gardaí seize drugs worth €72,000

The men will appear before Longford District Court this evening.

# longford - Thursday 14 November, 2019

# longford - Monday 11 November, 2019

Ministers to hold talks with Midlands ESB workers over peat plant closures

The closure of the two plants was announced last Friday.

# longford - Saturday 2 November, 2019

From The42 'I broke three bones in my back, a punctured lung, and had cartilage damage in my shoulder' - Cluxton OLD WOUNDS

'I broke three bones in my back, a punctured lung, and had cartilage damage in my shoulder' - Cluxton

The newly crowned Footballer of the Year recalls a horrific injury he sustained in 2018.

# longford - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Judge calls for end to Longford gang feud as he jails teenager for five years

The judge said the feud had its genesis in “trivial” matters.

# longford - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Longford feud violence flares again as slash hooks produced following graveyard gun video

Weapons were brandished during the latest incident.

# longford - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Gardaí identify members of feuding gangs who posed with machine guns in Longford graveyard

Gardaí in the area have been trying to keep a lid on the growing feud in recent months.

# longford - Friday 20 September, 2019

'Serious player' in Longford drug scene arrested by gardaí during raid

Gardaí believe that one of the arrested men is responsible for trafficking drugs into Longford.

# longford - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

'At times there can be just two gardaí policing three separate feuds': Longford gangs exploiting skeletal garda cover

Armed units were dispatched to the county at the start of June.

# longford - Friday 9 August, 2019

Longford greyhound track closes after 80 years citing rising insurance costs

The greyhound industry has faced major scrutiny in recent weeks.

# longford - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Garda probe after petrol station robbed in Longford

The Incident happened between 2am and 6am on Thursday morning.

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