WATCH: 10 Questions with Alison Taylor (Portlaoise)

Saturday 18 and Sunday May 19 marks a huge weekend for the Laois LGFA as 12 teams are out in action across the senior,...

WATCH: 10 Questions with Sarah Quigley (Timahoe)

This weekend sees the beginning of the Laois LGFA senior championship take place, with four teams out in action. St Brigid’s take on county champions...

Good Week, Bad Week: Television appearances, All-Ireland debating and the Mountmellick road

As part of our now well-established running series, we bring you this week’s ‘Good Week/Bad Week’. To see who has had a good or bad week,...

1991 Election Memories: Liam Hyland champion of rural Ireland; Cathy Honan’s Senate term, the...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union ‘Plus ca change, plus c’est la meme chose’, the more it changes, the more they...

Jobs in Laois: All the recent jobs in Laois as advertised on LaoisToday

There is a number of jobs in Laois being advertised on LaoisToday at the moment. Below we have listed all of the roles advertised on LaoisToday in...

Living with a county councillor – we speak to three families involved in this...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union As part of our coverage coming up to the Local Elections on Friday May 24,...

From Rathdowney to PayPal and on – the incredible story of Louise Phelan

It’s a Friday evening in Glebe House, the Phelan family home at Donaghmore just outside Rathdowney and a number of members of the extended...

Eight Talking Points as Laois defeat Antrim for second Joe McDonagh Cup win

The Laois senior hurlers continued their perfect start to the Joe McDonagh Cup yesterday afternoon as they saw off Antrim were relative ease in...

Changes on the way in Offaly Local Elections – as women seek to make...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The political interests in Laois and Offaly have almost forever been intertwined, the two counties...

Deaths in Laois – Sunday, May 19, 2019

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Christina (Crissie) Doyle (née Maher) Clanmalire, Portarlington, Laois Christina (Crissie) Doyle(née Maher) 19 Clanmalire,...

Salter goal key as Crettyard Utd book historic Leinster Junior Cup final place

Crumlin United 1 Crettyard Utd 2 Leinster Junior Cup Semi-Final Crettyard Utd came from behind to secure their place in the Leinster Junior Cup Final, making...

Significant birthday celebrations as Kelly Machine Spares mark 40 years in business

Forty years is a mighty long time to be in business - but that’s exactly what Kelly Machine Spares in Borris-in-Ossory are celebrating this...

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Ballylinan hit Stradbally for seven while Courtwood stay in promotion hunt

Ballylinan 7-15 Stradbally 2-1 Laois Shopping Centre ACFL Division 1B Cathall Dunne got three goals and Gary Walsh got two as Ballylinan maintained their 100% record...

Meredith’s goal proves the turning point as O’Dempseys see off Portarlington and all of...

There were eight teams out in action in division 1A tonight with O'Dempseys, Portlaoise, St Joseph's and Griaguecullen. See below for a report on the...

Murphy and Whelan fire Laois to Leinster minor semi final

Laois 2-14 Longford 2-12 Electric Ireland Leinster Minor Football Championship Round 3 Laois are through to the Leinster minor semi finals for the second successive year...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action as Laois minors go for Leinster semi final...

The Laois minor footballers take on Longford in Round 3 of the Leinster championship this evening in Pearse Park at 7pm. Ahead of the game,...

Laois senior camogie lose out on Leinster final place to Offaly

Laois 3-9 Offaly 3-15 Leinster senior semi-final Despite losing a Leinster semi-final today, Donal Franks' Laois side can take a number of positives from today's clash...

Laois take step closer to Joe McDonagh Cup final with Antrim win

Laois 2-24 Antrim 1-19 Joe McDonagh Cup Round 2 Eddie Brennan's Laois hurlers are a step closer to reaching the Joe McDonagh Cup final after defeating...

Death occurs of well-known and popular local taxi driver

The death has occurred of Frank Langford, the well-known and hugely popular taxi driver from Emo. Mr Langford passed away on Friday after a short...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action as Laois face Antrim in Round 2 of...

This is a huge game for the Laois hurlers. According to the starting team given, there are no changes made to the side which started...

Calling on Laois upcyclers to get involved in Ireland’s premier interior design event

Laois upcyclers can show how they “bring life to a tired piece of furniture” by having their upcycled piece showcased front and centre at...

In Pictures: Laois Hurlers Golf outing goes down a great success

Laois Hurlers Golf Society hosted their first outing of the year, on Saturday April 20, in the picturesque surroundings of Rathdowney Golf Club. With...