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Global sales record for Portlaoise screening of EMBRACE – so they’re...

The Portlaoise screening of EMBRACE, a powerful documentary film about female body image, set a global sales record when details emerged of when it...

Borris-Kilcotton honour their championship-winning heroes

There was very much a celebratory mood in the Abbeyleix Manor Hotel on Friday night as Borris-Kilcotton held their dinner dance to present the...

Exclusive: Robert Sheehan recharges in Portlaoise before Mortal Engines lead role

He may have got a lift in a helicopter piloted by Tom Cruise and is about to take his first lead role in a...

Slieve Bloom celebrate 2016 success in style

The Slieve Bloom GAA Dinner Dance was held in the Killeshin Hotel on Saturday night as the club celebrated their 2016 Laois JHC 'A'...

Eight great pics from the Little Black Dress night in Mountrath

The Mountrath Ladies Football Club held a very successful Little Black Dress fundraiser night in the Pub in Mountrath on Friday.  Thanks to Lisa Doyle...

A Laois club are represented in the All Ireland Scor final today

The All Ireland Scor na nOg finals are taking place in Belfast today and Laois are represented in the quiz final by the Annanough...

Robert Sheehan enjoys karaoke and hot water bottle on visit home to Portlaoise

Celebrity actor Robert Sheehan has spoken to LaoisToday this afternoon in an exclusive interview in Portlaoise. Sheehan is home for a short break and met...

Expect greater exposure for Robert Sheehan in episode 4 of Fortitude

Portlaoise actor Robert Sheehan will be appearing in Fortitude again tonight at 9pm on Sky Atlantic in episode 3 of Series 2. However, fans of...

Mountrath ladies set for their Little Black Dress night

Red carpet, champagne on arrival and ladies in little black dresses. The Pub in Mountrath will have glamour like never before this Friday night, February...

BARE in the Woods is Ireland’s top one day festival

The BARE in the Woods festival in Garryhinch has been crowned the best one day festival in the country at the Irish Festival Awards. Responding...

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BARE in the Woods is Ireland’s top one day festival

The BARE in the Woods festival in Garryhinch has been crowned the best one day festival in the country at the Irish Festival Awards. Responding...

New baby and a busy business – hectic times for Heidi Higgins

With a new baby and a spring/summer collection just launched, life is full-on for Portlaoise fashion designer, Heidi Higgins. Little Matilda Maher – Heidi...

Stradbally GAA celebrate in style

There's no doubt Stradbally GAA club have enjoyed the winter since winning an historic Laois SFC final last October. Last night in the Portlaoise Heritage Hotel they...

All the glitz and the glamour at the Laois Hunt Ball

Almost 250 people attended the annual Laois Hunt Ball in the Abbeyleix Manor Hotel on Saturday night. Óur photographer Julie Anne Miller was on hand...

Robert Sheehan on his helicopter trip with Tom Cruise

A helicopter trip with Tom Cruise, a new TV series, a lead role in a Peter Jackson film and a member of the LaoisToday Facebook...

Portlaoise venue to host Super Bowl party

American Football has become increasingly popular in Ireland since Sky Sports began showing it live and one Portlaoise establishment is planning an American theme...

Check out these great images from Laois Hunt’s latest outing

The Laois Hunt were in Fisherstown and surrounding areas on Wednesday of this week. Thanks to Jim Fennelly for the great pictures of what was...

20 things you’ll remember if you went to school in the Brigidine in Mountrath

The Brigidine Convent in Mountrath no longer operates a girls secondary school as it amalgamated with Ballyfin College and Mountrath Vocational School in 2010...

The RSVP Bride of the Year is a Laois woman

Deirdre Luttrell who has been crowned the RSVP Magazine bride of the year. Deirdre, who is from The Rock and daughter of Danny and Dorothy...

Laois have a new Rose co-ordinator after Anne Marie steps aside

Tributes have been paid to Anne Marie Bowe, who has stepped down as the Laois Rose co-ordinator after over a decade's involvement. Her role is being...

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