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No General Election, €500,000 and the Liam McCarthy cup – It’s this week’s Top Stories

It was another busy week in LaoisToday and we’ve picked out some of the top stories of the week for you to look back on.

We have everything from General Election news to a €500,000 Euromillions ticket.

Check them out below.

NEWS 

No General Election in 2019 as Fianna Fáil to extend confidence and supply arrangement, they concluded that Ireland cannot afford to have an election among uncertainty with Brexit.

In Pictures: Liam McCarthy Cup and All-Ireland winning hurlers visit Timahoe NS, what a memorable day.

Are you €500,000 richer this morning? EuroMillions ticket sold in Mountmellick, one lucky person woke up to some good news.

‘Democracy has not won’ as Portlaoise will not become no poster town, this debate has been ongoing for the past number of weeks..

Bridget Jones releases new book about Laois area, sounds like a great read.

Well wishes pouring in for the McDonalds ahead of Ireland’s Fittest Family final, the whole county is behind them.

Body discovered in the Midlands, the news broke on Thursday.

SPORT 

McCaul kicks Portlaoise CBS into South Leinster semi finals, it will take place in January of next year.

Former Dublin manager Lyons recalls famous 2003 loss to Laois in new book, Dublin – The Chaos Years.

PROPERTY 

In Pictures: Three-bed semi in Boughlane Way in Portlaoise for €179,000, a very nice property. 

WE ARE LAOIS 

As Christmas approaches, here’s 20 of the best places to propose in Laois for anyone feeling romantic.

SEE ALSO – Your guide to What’s On in Laois this very busy weekend

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Sarah Cullen is a Journalism and New Media graduate from the University of Limerick. A Portlaoise native, she is happiest when tweeting and talking about dogs.