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Great win for Abbeyleix and all the latest CCFL fixtures

CCFL Division 3A Result Abbeyleix AFC 1 - 0 Killeigh A fantastic game played out by both teams in Fr Breen Park this morning in perfect...

Midland science receives award from the Naughton Foundation

Midlands science received an award from the Naughton foundation on Saturday October 5. The Naughton Foundation was established by Martin and Carmel Naughton in 1994. The...

12th annual Coolrain village vintage run to be held in memory of Hannah Dooley

The 12th annual Coolrain Village vintage run is set to be held on the October 27. This is always a fantastic event but this year...

Camross charity truck and tractor run set to take place this weekend

A charity truck and tractor run will be taking place in Camross on October 12. This run in is aid of Down Syndrome Irelands "Laois...
An exciting new venture for the Midlands Schoolboys League

Here are all the latest CCFL fixtures

Here is all the details regarding the latest CCFL fixtures. FRIDAY OCTOBER 11 Kick off at 2.30pm unless stated. Senior Division Derry Rovers A v Ballinahown A -...

In Photos: St Marys CBS students receive Junior Cert results

Teachers and students in St Mary’s CBS were delighted to read the Junior Cert results of the students last Friday morning. In spite of some...

WATCH: Laois musician all set to represent her county in prestigious competition

Spink Comhaltas has had a strong tradition of musicians and performers representing Laois in national competitions, and Clióna McDonald is continuing that in 2019...

Laois Camogie begin search for a new intermediate manager

Laois Camogie are currently seeking applications for a new intermediate county manager. Offaly native Donal Franks managed the team last year but Laois Camogie county...

Newly promoted Portrane prove too strong for the Portlaoise ladies hockey team

Portlaoise Ladies Hockey Club took on Portranes 1st team in their second league match of the new season on Saturday October 5. Unfortunately Portrane proved...

In Pictures: Laois Integration Network host event for new members

Laois Integration Network held an open meeting at Portlaoise Library last Tuesday evening after a call for new members. There was a good turnout of...

St Marys CBS all set for new rugby season

School rugby in Laois is coming off the back of a tremendous year with many teams competing for the first time and of course...

Portlaoise edge out Naomh Eamonn to be crowned U-12 ‘A’ Camogie champions

Portlaoise 1-2 Naomh Eamonn 1-1  Laois Camogie U-12 'A' Final A last minute free, saw Portlaoise u12 Camogie Team finish off the year with a fantastic...

Nine Player Portlaoise AFC Ladies side reach Shield final in dramatic circumstances

What a massive achievement! Portlaoise Ladies traveled to an extremely wet Navan on Sunday evening last to face Torro United in the Martin Byrne Women's...

Laois Masters all set to compete for All Ireland Shield glory

This coming Saturday September 21 at 1.30pm the Laois Masters Over 40’s football team will attempt to claim some All-Ireland silverware for Lovely Laois. Laois...
An exciting new venture for the Midlands Schoolboys League

All the latest CCFL results and fixtures

The CCFL season is now well and truly in motion and as entered week 3. Here is all of the latest results, fixtures that are...

Winner announced for St Marys CBS scholarship

A congratulations is in order to Patrick O Callaghan for winning the St Marys CBS “From each his best” scholarship award. Patrick is a past...

Michael Nevin bows out of World Boxing Championships

Despite putting on a great show and fighting courageously Laois boxer Michael Nevin was narrowly beaten by Russian Gleb Bakashi yesterday at the World...

Alzheimer’s Mobile Information Service to educate people about Dementia at the National Ploughing Championships

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s (ASI) Mobile Information Service will be hitting the 88th National Ploughing Championship 2019 in Carlow this week. This is an...

Water treatment at risk from parasites in 10 counties including Laois

Over 100,000 are at risk of contracting cryptosporidium infecting by drinking water from factories that are failing to eliminate the parasite. Dr Tom Ryan, Head...

Young Laois girl makes great start at World Paralympic Swimming Championships

Portarlington native Nicole Turner will be competing in the World Para Swimming Championships which kick off today. She is competing Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday...

Meat processors throughout the country ‘face closure’ as protests continue

Meat processors have said that many of their factories throughout the country could be forced to close down. Meat Industry Ireland has said throughout the...
An exciting new venture for the Midlands Schoolboys League

Laois teams set to get local soccer season underway

There are a host of Laois teams set to get there soccer season underway in the Combined Counties Football League this weekend. This is the...

Camross Parish Development Association hosts draw for All Ireland Final tickets

On Friday the 30th of August the Camross Parish Development Association (CPDA) had a draw for two All Ireland Football Final tickets in the...

Knockbeg College set to host Past Pupils golf competition

The Knockbeg Cup, Singles Stableford, for Past Pupils will be played in Borris Golf Club on Sunday September 8. Tee times can be reserved for...

Fun skills day planned for young Ladies Footballers

Timahoe Ladies football club are hosting a fun skills day in Stradbally GAA grounds on Saturday September 21 starting at 10am and running till...

Details announced for lost item recovery from Electric Picnic

Brought you in association with Expert Laois Did you lose anything at Electric Picnic last weekend? Well, if so, all hope is not lost! This year...