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Animal charity appeals to Laois locals to adopt rescue hens

LittleHill Animal Rescue and Sanctuary, Ireland’s hen rescue charity, is appealing to kind hearted people across Laois to consider offering loving homes to hens...

LISTEN: The legendary Pat Delaney joins us to look ahead to this weekend’s county...

We've had some great guests in with us over the past couple of weeks discussing the busy GAA season - but ahead of this...

Akayu Sushi Noodle Bar offering a menu to suit all tastes

Open since September, Akayu, a Sushi noodle bar, has already become a popular spot for diners in Portlaoise. Initially there was some confusion about previous the...

Deaths in Laois – Friday, October 18, 2019

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Julia (Ciss) Horan (née Carroll) 1 Church View, Portarlington, Laois/Portlaoise, Laois Formerly The New...

Castleview Open Farm in Cullohill is a real gem – and they’ve a busy...

If you have children and you haven't yet checked out Castleview Open Farm in Cullohill, which opened during the summer, you're missing out big...

Funeral details announced for Portlaoise man who died suddenly in Spain

Funeral details have been announced for the late Kevin Culleton from Portlaoise, who died suddenly in Lanzarote last week. Mr Culleton, who was only in...

Transport in Portlaoise – Duncan Stewart to host Sustainable Solutions this Sunday

Could Portlaoise have the best public transport in Ireland? Could Portlaoise be a cycling town? The future of commuting, the role of electric bikes and...

Election progress, no-poster campaign and education issues to the fore at local Labour AGM

The Labour Party in Laois-Offaly held its constituency meeting in Kavanagh’s in Portlaoise this week. At the meeting JP O’Mahony was re-elected for another term...

Deaths in Laois – Thursday, October 17, 2019

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Kevin Culleton Dublin Rd, Portlaoise, Laois Culleton, ‘Brittas Lodge’, Dublin Rd, Portlaoise and late...

In Pictures: Green wave of support in Derrylamogue as Rosenallis look to do the...

The Rosenallis hurlers are looking to complete another memorable season for the club when they take on The Harps this Sunday in the Laois...

Nature’s Bounties at Ballintubbert promises a great day out

This looks so good. Join Julie of Wild Food Kildare and Jennifer from Ballintubbert Gardens for this exclusive one-off event in the beautiful Ballintubbert House...

Downeys’s Autostop Car of the Week – 161 Ford Fiesta for €12,500

This week’s Car of the Week in Downey’s Autostop is a 161 Ford Fiesta which is available to buy for €12,500. This 1.5 litre diesel car...
Deaths in Laois

Deaths in Laois – Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. JP (John Patrick) O’Mara Sampsonscourt, Ballinakill, Laois JP died peacefully at his home surrounded...

In Pictures: Serious excitement in Durrow and Cullohill as The Harps get set for...

There's nothing like a county final to create a bit of stir. And that's exactly the vibe in Durrow and Cullohill this week as the...

Sadness in Ballinakill as community mourns the late JP O’Mara

The death has occurred of JP O'Mara, a hugely popular and active member of the Ballinakill community, following a short illness at the age...

The final LaoisToday Football Team of the Week for 2019

And so we've come to our final football team of the week for 2019. With all finals done and dusted now, last weekend saw the...

Deep sadness following passing of young Portlaoise teacher

There is deep sadness following the passing of Portlaoise native Eoin Fingleton last week. Mr Fingleton, who was a teacher in Drimnagh Castle College in...

JOB VACANCY: Finline Furniture seeking to hire Sales Person for their showrooms in Laois

Finline Furniture are seeking a Sales Person for their Emo Showrooms in Laois. Experience in Interior Design is preferable but not essential. To apply Please send CV...

Prestigious recognition for Portlaoise College in Oxford University

Three Portlaoise College teachers recently travelled to the prestigious Oxford University to honour the work they're doing for promoting progression to third level education. Guidance...

Portlaoise man helps Leinster ‘A’ to Celtic Cup rugby success

Portlaoise man Conor Kelly was out-half on the Leinster 'A' rugby side that won the Celtic Cup at the weekend, a competition for the...

Bridget Jones Diary, Sex and the City and Bridesmaids – check out the Girls...

Is there anything more therapeutic and enjoyable than watching an hilarious movie with pals while enjoying delicious snacks and drinks? Spend some quality time your...

Joe Mallon Motors Car of the Week: 171 Renault Megane from €56 per week

This week’s Car of the Week from Joe Mallon Motors is a 192 Renault Megane. With a finance option in place, this car could be...

Deaths in Laois – Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. JP (John Patrick) O'Mara Sampsonscourt, Ballinakill, Laois JP died peacefully at his home surrounded...

The highly experienced Midlands Park Hotel Head Chef thrilled to be leading a top...

The Midlands Park Hotel went under a considerable refurbishment in recent years as they strive to provide the highest quality service to their guests. We...

In Pictures: Wild celebrations as Emo-Courtwood claim minor football glory

Emo-Courtwood were crowned Laois minor football champions for the third time in four years following a thrilling win over Ballyroan-Abbey in O’Moore Park yesterday...

In Pictures: Portlaoise celebrate claiming three Laois senior titles in a row

Portlaoise have been crowned Laois SFC champions for the 35th time following their narrow win over first-time finalists Killeshin in O’Moore Park yesterday afternoon. Portlaoise...

In Pictures: 100 years and growing – Barrowhouse GAA celebrate centenary

The enduring strength of the GAA was very much evident in Barrowhouse on Saturday as the small club on the Laois-Kildare border welcomed the...

Two prestigious national awards for Portarlington-based business Polar Ice

Finalists in seven categories, Irish owned and family run Polar Ice were winners of the Transport Manager of the Year and Own Account Transport...

Weather warning in place in Laois with warnings of potential flooding

A Status Yellow rainfall warning is in place for Laois today, and will remain in place until midnight tonight. Met Éireann has issued a Status...

Deaths in Laois – Monday, October 14, 2019

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Josie Dwyer (née Breslin) Ironmills, Ballinakill, Laois Josie died in the loving care of...

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