News Update, 27 June

Here are the main stories in this week’s edition of the Longford Leader.

We bring you news of the tragic car crash that claimed the lives of Tom Kearney and Gavin Doyle.

Gardai have launched an investigation into an attempted child abduction outside St Michael’s NS on Friday morning last.

NAMA’s demolition of a derelict apartment block at the Gleann Riada estate has been stalled after a nest of protected birds was found on the building.

In sport, we carry in-depth previews and analysis of Longford’s qualifier clash with Derry on Saturday evening.

We examine the Longford Ladies resounding victory over Wicklow to win the Leinster intermediate title.

Wa look back at Longford Town’s impressive 3-1 win over Finn Harps in Ballybofey on Friday night.

Read all these stories and more in this week’s edition of the Longford Leader.