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A look at some of the main stories in this week’s edition of the Longford Leader.

Longford artist has expressed shock at attempts to have one of his works removed from an Athlone art gallery.

A Longford woman has said the doctor who orchestrated her illegal adoption as a newborn ‘did the right thing’.

A statue of the baby Jesus was stolen from the crib at St Joseph’s Care Centre in Longford town during the Christmas period.

There could delays to the restoration of St Mel’s Cathedral as the local man objecting to planning permission for the internal works claims he is ready to take the case to the High Court.

In sport, Longford suffered a narrow defeat against Meath in their O’Byrne Cup opener at Leo Casey Park last Sunday. The final score was 1-9 to 1-7.