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Looking forward to Sunday’s jam-packed day of club football action

Brought to you in association with Sammy Kelly Builders Round 2 of the Laois SFC and IFC conclude on Sunday with two games in the...

Laois Ladies last chance to stay intermediate rest on today’s relegation battle

The Laois Ladies have a big game this weekend as they face Limerick in the All-Ireland Intermediate relegation final. Given the potential in this young...

Remember the Game: Arles-Killeen punish Killeshin’s defensive frailties in 2016

Arles-Killeen 3-14 Killeshin 0-16 Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Round 3 Ahead of this weekend's clash between Arles-Killeen and Killeshin, we look back on Killeen's...

Looking ahead to Saturday’s Laois senior championship football action

Brought to you in association with Sammy Kelly Builders There's an action-packed day of senior football to be decided later today as Round 2 of...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action from Friday evening’s Laois football championship

Brought to you in association with Sammy Kelly Builders We're back in O'Moore Park tonight as round two of the Laois SFC gets underway. St Joseph's...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action from Sunday’s hurling double header

We're back in O'Moore Park this evening for the final two games in the first rounds of the Laois SHC and Laois SHC 'A'. The...

New television programme wants Laois households for latest show

RTÉ are looking for Laois households to take on a challenge which, will measure the impact your household is having on Planet Earth, across...

Remember the Game: Camross defeat Borris-Kilcotton to win the Bob O’Keefe Cup in 2013

Camross 2-12 Borris-Kilcotton 1-12 Laois Shopping Centre SHC Final 2013 Ahead of their meeting this evening, we look back on Camross' victory over Borris-Kilcotton in the...

In Pictures: Portlaoise Golf Club and Portarlington Golf Club Captain’s Prize 2019

PORTLAOISE Captain’s Prize 2019—Mr Declan Dempsey The Captain’s Prize for 2019 was a 2 day stroke play event and the field consisted of 80 golfers vying...

This year’s preview of the Senior ‘A’ hurling championship

This year's Senior 'A' hurling championship gets underway this week with eight teams vying for glory. Ballyfin, having been relegated last year from senior, will...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action as Portlaoise take on Castletown in SHC Round...

We're here in O'Moore Park for the opening game of the Laois senior hurling championship. Portlaoise take on Castletown at 7.30pm this evening in the...

A preview of this year’s Laois Senior Hurling Championship

The Bob O'Keefe Cup gets underway on Thursday as Portlaoise go into battle with Castletown in Group B. Camross are looking to win the Bob...

O’Moore Park to host bumper day of All-Ireland U-20 action this Saturday

O'Moore Park, Portlaoise will be the place to be this coming Saturday as it hosts a massive All Ireland double-header. The first game is between...

Remember the Game: Portlaoise deny Castletown six-in-a-row in 2004

Portlaoise 2-8 Castletown 0-7 Laois Credit Union SHC Final 2004 Ahead of tonight's clash between Portlaoise and Castletown in the first round in Group B of...

In Pictures: Large crowds mooving along at the Bank of Ireland Ballyfin farm walk

Bank of Ireland recently welcomed over 90 farmers to Bruce and Ian Thompson’s fifth generation dairy farm in Camcloon, Co Laois. The aim of the...

Remember the Game: Emo claim Intermediate football glory in 2012

Emo 2-12 Ballyroan-Abbey 1-10 Sparrow Insurances IFC Final 2012 Ahead of tonight's clash between Emo and Ballyroan-Abbey in the first-round of the Senior Football Championship, we...

Phelan to fly the flag for Laois in upcoming Miss Macra International Competition

Cassandra Phelan from the Pike of Rushall will be representing Laois this August Bank Holiday at the Miss Macra International Competition. Cassandra is a trained...

Engineering organisations in Laois encouraged to celebrate achievements and skill

Engineers Ireland is calling on engineering organisations in Laois to showcase their achievements and skill by submitting an entry to the 2019 Engineers Ireland...

In Pictures: Captain’s Day tournament at Athy Tennis Club

Athy Tennis Club ran its annual Captains Day tennis tournament on Saturday, July 20, in aid of "Make A Wish Ireland" charity. Fifty players took...

‘Worst footpath in Laois,’ to be replaced

"It's the worst footpath in Laois", these were the words of local councillor Pascal McEvoy, in regards to the footpath at The Drive estate...

In Pictures: Music Generation Laois hosts Trad Summer School

The Courtyard Venue in Kavanagh's Portlaoise played host to a Trad Summer School recently. The Trad Summer School was ran by Music Generation Laois. The summer...

Our preview of this year’s intermediate football championship

Brought to you in association with Sammy Kelly Builders The Laois intermediate football championship gets underway this week with eight teams vying for glory. This grade...

Laois U-15 footballers set for huge semi-finals vs Cork

The Laois U-15 football team will play in the semi-finals of a prestigious national competition this afternoon in Portlaoise. Laois will play Cork in the...

Laois Republic of Ireland Soccer Supporters club to host AGM

The Laois Republic of Ireland Soccer Supporters Club are hosting their AGM tonight, July 26. Tonight is the last chance for any members to renew...

Electric Picnic announce line-up for Salty Dog stage

The countdown is well and truly on to Electric Picnic and excitement is building with each passing day. Organizers have revealed further details as to...
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Previewing this year’s Laois senior football championship

Brought to you in association with Sammy Kelly Builders The race to win Jack Delaney Cup gets underway tonight with Portlaoise looking to win their...

Corbet class secures Division 2 football crown for Clonaslee-St Manman’s

Clonaslee-St Manman’s 0-18 Portlaoise 2-6 ACFL Division 2 Final Clonaslee-St Manman's are ACFL Division 2 champions after former League of Ireland star Niall Corbet inspired them...