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Laois footballer makes Wicklow trip memorable for one young supporter

A young Laois supporter will remember the trip to Aughrim on Saturday for a long time as he came home from the Wicklow venue...

22 things you’ll remember from going to the Gaeltacht

The Gaeltacht wouldn’t be everyone’s ideal way to spend the three months of solace and freedom, but for many a young man and woman...

Moment in Time: Dove House Fete in Abbeyleix 2008

Today we're reeling back the years to 2008 when Alf Harvey captured the events taking place at the Dove House Fete in Abbeyleix. These brilliant...

Moment in Time: Arles NS in the year 2000

Way back in the year 2000, photographer Alf Harvey visited almost every primary school in the couty for regular feature for oneof the local...

Moment in Time: 16 years since Helen Gee officially launched G’s Jams

G's Gourmet Jams is one of Laois's real success stories. Owned by Helen Gee, who makes the jam on her own Abbey Farm near Abbeyleix,...

WATCH: This 1987 footage of Abbeyleix and Ballyroan on RTE is brilliant

One of our favourite programmes on RTE is Reeling in the Years. There's something great about watching old footage and remembering incidents from a different...

Remember the Game: 2000 Feile football win for Graiguecullen

Graiguecullen 1-7 St Joseph's 0-5 2000 Feile Football Final Graiguecullen captured the first Laois Feile football title of the 21st century following a five point win...

LaoisToday are now on Snapchat

LaoisToday are now up and running on Snapchat. Snapchat is a social media platform that allows users to share pictures and videos in a limited...

Things you’ll never forget about doing your Leaving Cert

The Leaving Cert is the one time of your life no one ever wants to relive. And with the exams starting tomorrow for 2000 students...

In Pictures: Laois Rose out and about in Portlaoise

New Laois Rose Maeve Dunne was out and about today in the Laois Shopping Centre in Portlaoise. Maeve was shown around by shopping centre manager Kevin...

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Mark Doheny: 20 helpful tips for the Dublin supporters coming to Portlaoise this weekend

This Saturday, the Dublin footballers will make a rare trip out of the city for a championship match. They did it last year too, of...

LaoisToday are now on Snapchat

LaoisToday are now up and running on Snapchat. Snapchat is a social media platform that allows users to share pictures and videos in a limited...
Lyn Moloney (Laois Rose co-ordinator), Emily Miller (LaoisToday.ie0, Kate Hyland (2016 Laois Rose) and Steve Cronley (Commercial Manager, Rose of Tralee) in the Portlaoise Heritage Hotel on Sunday evening

Final call for 2017 Laois Rose contestants

The organisers of the 2017 Laois Rose Selection night are issuing a final shout out for girls to enter this year's competition. To enter, please...
Alan Hartnett has been appointed as a Digital Media Journalist with LaoisToday

First appointment at LaoisToday.ie

Alan Hartnett has been appointed as a Digital Media Journalist with LaoisToday.ie. A native of Stradbally, and oldest son of Dominic and Assumpta Hartnett, Alan...

22 unforgettable things about the night club at Pedigree Corner

The sign is still above the door but 'Turning Point' night club is no more. For a spell throughout the 1990s it was the only...
A massive turnout at the Ned Buggy memorial run

In pictures: Huge crowd turns out for Ned Buggy Memorial Run

A memorial 4km run in honour of Ned Buggy – who died by suicide last year – took place in St Abban’s on Sunday...

Winners announced of LaoisToday Punchestown competition

The Punchestown festival gets underway tomorrow and here at LaoisToday we were delighted to have two pairs of tickets to give away to Saturday's...
Check out the fresh faces here! Portlaoise beat Killeshin-Crettyard in the 2009 Feile football final

Remember the Game: 2009 Feile football win for Portlaoise

Portlaoise 5-12 Killeshin-Crettyard 0-5 Portlaoise thumped Killeshin-Crettyard to win the Feile final in 2009 by 22 points. There were a number of players on show who...
Some cool looking dudes (and dudettes) in the Portlaoise St Patrick's Day parade in 2000

Moment in Time: Portlaoise St Patrick’s Day parade in the year 2000

It's not today nor yesterday, times were different then. So goes the opening line of a catchy Saw Doctors song. This year we're bringing you...
Colm Coss is the subject of this weeks' Saturday Sports Interview

Saturday Sports Interview: Mountmellick man Coss hoping to lead Athlone Town back to the...

Colm Coss is a name primarily known in these parts for being a very good Mountmellick and Laois Gaelic footballer. However, for the last year, the...

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