Sunday, January 19, 2020

In Pictures: All Ireland football champions Scoil Chríost Rí receive Civic Reception

It’s not too often you get a Civic Reception but Scoil Chríost Rí footballers are more than worthy. Laois County Council held the reception for...

In Pictures: Great turnout for Emo’s Operation Transformation walk

There was a huge turnout this morning as Operation Transformation came to Emo! The show’s doctor, Dr. Sumi was joined by Claire Beakhurst to lead...

Last minute goal devastates Laois U-20 side as they fall to Dublin

LAOIS 1-10 DUBLIN 2-10 U-20 John Kerins Cup Round 3  The Laois U-20 footballers suffered their third defeat of the John Kerins Cup this afternoon as...

Kilkenny hurler looking for Laois votes on Dancing with the Stars

RTÉ's Dancing with the Stars is now in full swing and one Kilkenny man is looking for your votes. Just on the border in Urlingford,...

LISTEN: John Whelan joins us on the Talking Politics Podcast to look ahead to...

Brought to you in association with Midlands Park Hotel With the General Election now called and the date set for Saturday, February 8, we take...

Remember The Game: Knockbeg do enough in to progress in 2011 Leinster Championship

Knockbeg 3-7 Malahide CS (Dublin) 2-6 2011 Leinster Colleges 'A' SFC Round 1 For this week's Remember The Game, we go back nine years to the...

Many lines now 1/2 price in Fifty Seven Winter Sale

With a lot of cold weather still to come before the warmer weather kicks in, now is a great time to bag yourself a...

Laois Love Island star on moving down under, media reaction and what’s next

A Laois man who appeared on the Australian version of Love Island is back in town and we got the chance to talk to...

Fr Paddy: Eight-year-old’s explanation of God

A second class student in primary school recently wrote the following wisdom……… One of God's main jobs is making people. He makes them to replace...

Portlaoise Panto Group gearing up for their 36th performance

Portlaoise Pantomime Group will stage their 36th pantomime 'Robin Hood' in Dunamaise Arts Centre this year from Saturday January 18 till Saturday January 25. Shows...

Garda warn Laois retailers of money card scam

The Crime Prevention Officer of Garda Síochána Laois Offaly is urging Laois retailers to be alert of a money card scam. Sargent Graham Kavanagh also...

Deaths in Laois – Saturday, January 18, 2020

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. William Hughes Oaklawn, Portlaoise, Laois / Johnstown, Kilkenny Hughes, Oaklawn, Portlaoise and late of...

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Advertise your job vacancies with LaoisToday in 2020

Is your business looking to fill a job vacancy in 2020? If so you should check out the job advertising options available with LaoisToday. LaoisToday is...

Laois primary school students win top prize in Dublin Zoo competition

For Science Week 2019, Dublin Zoo challenged primary and secondary school children to design a sustainable giraffe habitat for the growing giraffe herd in...

Local mother opens up about her experience of first water birth of the year...

Laois's first home water birth of the year took place earlier this month and mum Colette Duff says it was a positive experience that...
The Laois Ladies senior footballer championship has been delayed following an appeal

Laois U-20 football team named for clash with Dublin

The Laois U-20 footballers will bring the curtain down on their pre-season John Kerins Cup competition tomorrow afternoon when they welcome last year's All...

Brigid’s Day Charity Brunch held in aid of Heritage House

Heritage House have organised a lovely event to mark Brigid's Day, or Imbolc, 2020. All proceeds go towards the upkeep of The Old North School...

A raft of issues in Laois village need to be tackled

A whole litany of issues which need to be tackled in a Laois village have been well ventilated this week. The matters concerning Ballaghmore were...

Laois dog owners urged to ID tag their dogs following another sheep attack

Another attack on sheep, carried out by three dogs, took place yesterday and Laois Dog Warden Services are urging dog owners to ID Tag.  The...
Laois got the lowest amount of funding from Tourism board

WATCH: Laois castle features in new historic app which ‘brings history to life’

This one is for the die hard Laois fans! The Rock of Dunamase features in a new app that aims to 'bring history alive'. The castle...

Table quiz in Ballyfin to be held in support of three-year-old Cian who wishes...

A table quiz is being held in the Deadmans Inn, Ballyfin on Friday January 24 at 8.30pm. The table quiz is being organised by Ballyfin...

How Laois households can save money on home, motor and travel insurance in 2020

January is one of the biggest months of the year in the insurance industry according to experts at the online insurance broker group. The insurance...