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16/10/2021

Shopping mania hits Longford: Lengthy queues in Kane's Costcutter, Edgeworthstown as people stock up on essential supplies

Shopping mania hits Longford: Lengthy queues in Kane's Costcutter, Edgeworthstown as people stock up on essential supplies

James Mervyn Walsh captured this photo of the queues in Kane's Costcutter, Edgeworthstown today as people stocked up on essential supplies.

Bread, milk and supplies were flying off the shelves in Kane's Costcutter, Edgeworthstown, County Longford this morning ahead of  the #BeastFromTheEast and #StormEmma Status Red lock down weather warning.

This brilliant photo was captured by James Mervyn Walsh at 10.30am as local people stocked up on essential shopping supplies amid fears stock may run short during the severe weather spell.

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