Lanesborough

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Election candidate Joe Flaherty with Longford butcher Christy Monaghan and his customer Katherina Connellan on Thursday morning. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

“Make Longford Matter” is the campaign slogan local Fianna Fáil councillor Joe Flaherty hopes will help him secure a seat in the general election. Lo(...)

Fianna Fáil candidate Eugene Murphy meets Son Doyle and his son Kenny, in their Roscommon factory. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Shuffling through a canvass on a mild morning in Roscommon, outgoing Fianna Fáil TD Eugene Murphy is beckoned towards an SUV by a woman seeking to wis(...)

Photograph: An Garda Síochána

A woman in her 30s has been arrested following the seizure of more than €107,000 worth of cannabis and cocaine at a house in Co Roscommon. The haul w(...)

Workers attend an emergency meeting at the Mountdillon plant in Co Longford, on Thursday.  Photograph: Shelley Corcoran

Unions representing staff at Bord na Móna have warned that plans by the company to lay off nearly 150 workers at its at the plant in Mountdillon, Co L(...)

Lough Ree. The EPA action relates to the temperature of cooling water discharged from the Lough Ree power plant in Co Longford into the Shannon. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has confirmed it is prosecuting the ESB for alleged environmental breaches in the operation of Lough Ree pow(...)

Town: Gateway View, Ballymun, Dublin 11

TOWN Address Gateway View, Ballymun, Dublin 11 Agent Odessa Estates On the first floor, this 43sq m (463sq ft) apartment is on Ballymun’s main street(...)

After last year’s world fishing competition on Lough Ree, more such major  competitions are planned for June and October

The resilience and vibrance spoken about at the launch of the Government’s rural strategy in Ballymahon is alive and well in nearby Lanesborough-Ball(...)

‘Birthday boy’, Cyril Boggins, from Killarney, with 1.5kg (3.02lb) from Mask

Anglers from the across the globe have arrived in the midlands to take part in this week’s FIPS-ed World Championships Predator Boat Angling with Lure(...)

Derek Evans (The Irish Times) with a 3kg pike from the Duck Pond at Lanesborough. Photograph, Mike Flanagan

In an effort to put Lanesborough back onto the international stage as one of the finest coarse angling venues, the Lough Ree North Angling Hub is gear(...)