Update: Roads blocked with heavy snowfall across Co Longford

The Lanesboro Letery Road has reopened

Aisling Kiernan


Aisling Kiernan



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Main Street, Granard

While Longford Co Council has lifted its suspension on all gritting and snow ploughing that had been in place since 3pm yesterday,  the local authority says a number of roads throughout the county are blocked this morning.

In a statement this morning the Council stated that the Lanesboro to Lehery Road - R392  as well as numerous local roads in the Legan/Carrickboy area are all blocked.  

Browns Cross to Ferriskill Road, Granard is also blocked as is the Robinstown Road in Granard.

Longford Co Council has also confirmed that the R397 Between Terlicken and Barry Junction is impassable. 

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