Home Authors Posts by LaoisToday Reporter

LaoisToday Reporter

1764 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
The late Liam Kealy was laid to rest today

Funeral takes place of young Laois dad who died tragically in Cork accident

Huge crowds have attended the funeral of Liam Kealy who died tragically in Cork on Sunday. Hundreds circled the church, along with a guard of...

Deaths in Laois – Thursday, January 25, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.   Rita Poole(née Dooley) Rosenallis, Laois Rita Poole (nee Dooley), Rosenallis Village, Co. Laois, died...

Opinion: The Heath – an under-researched archaeological landscape of prehistoric activity

The recent incidents of people driving quad bikes on The Heath has prompted a local archaeologist to question if the area's archaeological significance is...

JOB VACANCIES: Busy Portlaoise Restaurant are Recruiting!

Mulhall's Restaurant in Portlaoise are recruiting for the folllowing vacancies. Positions Available 1. Full Time Baker 2. Front of House Staff Experience 3 years experience essential for both roles   To...
Deaths in Laois

Deaths in Laois – Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.   Rita Poole(née Dooley) Rosenallis, Laois Rita Poole (nee Dooley), Rosenallis Village, Co. Laois, died...

Deaths in Laois – Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Jack Copley Green rd., Portlaoise, Laois  Copley, Green Road, Portlaoise. And recently in the...
The man was last seen in Daunt Square in Cork

Laois man tragically killed in Cork

A Laois man has tragically died in Cork. Gardai say that a man, aged in his mid-30s, was reported missing on Sunday. He was last seen...
The LaoisToday Sport Snapchat account is here

Check out the new LaoisToday Snapchat account

If you're not on Snapchat, then you're missing out on a serious amount of entertainment. We figured that out in LaoisToday last year not long...

Deaths in Laois – Monday, January 22, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Simon Dollard London, UK/Ballyedmond, Rathdowney Simon Dollard, late of London, UK and formerly of...

UPDATED: Flooding fears in Mountmellick, Rathdowney and Portarlington again

Less than a few months after large parts of Mountmellick and Portarlington were devastated by flooding, there are fears it could occur again today. Heavy...

Moment in Time: Reeling in the years to 2004 and the St Fergal’s debs...

That time of the week again, yes this week's Moment in Time is sure to a cringeworthy one for many - but will also...

Laois scenic routes are catching national attention

Carlow football manager Turlough O'Brien has penned a book on another sporting passion in his life - cycling, and he has included Laois in...

Deaths in Laois – Sunday, January 21, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Nevin (Edward) Breen, Tirellan Heights, Galway City, Galway / Portlaoise, Laois Formerly Castlemarket, Ballinakill,...

In Pictures: Ballypickas GAA Dinner Dance brings the crowds

Ballypickas GAA were celebrating their Junior 'A' success tonight, packing out the function room in the Abbeyleix Manor Hotel. Ballypickas defeated Rathdowney on a nail-biting...

Recipe of the Week: Chocolate Chip Cookies to die for

Probably not the best time of the year to be giving out recipes of cookies and sweet treat with everyone new years resolutions of...

Deaths in Laois – Saturday, January 20, 2018

  Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Julia Gorman (née Troy) Irey, Ballyfin, Laois Gorman (nee Troy) Irey, Ballyfin, Co. Laois....

20 Laois lads we reckon would go viral on Reality TV

Camross man Eoin Scully appeared on First Dates on Tuesday evening and the nation was infatuated by him. His catchphrase, 'How are ya kapin', really...

Laois camogie captain named for 2018

Aisling Burke has been named as the Laois Intermediate camogie captain for this year. Aisling had a phenomenal year last year which resulted in her...

Deaths in Laois – Friday, January 19, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Dominic Buggy Dromagh, Crettyard, Laois / Crettyard, Carlow Dominic Buggy of Dromagh, Crettyard, Co. Laois...

Glowing tributes paid to retired Stradbally fireman Kelly

Warm tributes have been paid to long-serving Stradbally fireman Liam Kelly,  who retired from Laois Fire and Rescue Service after almost 30 years serving...
On the spot fines for road side dwellers

Dangerous junction in Castletown to be reviewed

A treacherous junction in Castletown will be considered for new safety measures to implemented by Laois County Council. The junction between Daingeanroe and main R445...
Jobs available

Advertise your job vacancy with LaoisToday

We take great pride in the fact we have placed so many great Jobseekers with great Employers and now we are expanding the service. If...

Meet the new Head Chef in O’Loughlin’s Hotel Portlaoise

O'Loughlin's Hotel in Portlaoise has been a constant in the ever-changing food sector in Laois for the past couple of decades - and have...
An exciting new venture for the Midlands Schoolboys League

Shock as ‘wheel brace wielded’ at end of schools soccer match

There was widespread shock after violent scenes erupted at the end of a secondary schools soccer match this week in Portlaoise. The game, between Portlaoise...
Charlie Flanagan is off to Australia this year

Laois TD set to head Down Under for St Patrick’s Day

One Laois TD is set to head to Australia as part of the annual St Patrick's Day celebrations. The Irish Independent are reporting that Minister...

Now’s your chance to nominate your local heroes in Laois

The People of the Year awards is back and the search is on to find local heroes in Laois. The awards are for, "ordinary people...
Deaths in Laois

Deaths in Laois – Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Bernadette Shelly (née Kavanagh) Slieve Bloom House, Rosenallis, Laois / Knocktopher, Kilkenny The death...

Deaths in Laois – Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Shiela Duff (née Guing) Orchard, Timahoe, Laois / Clonbullogue, Offaly Shiela passed away peacefully...

New UK supermarket is coming to Laois and will create more than 20 jobs

Iceland, the frozen food supermarket chain, is coming to Portlaoise and creating at least 22 jobs. The UK based supermarket already has 19 stores around...

Deaths in Laois – Monday, January 15, 2018

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Shiela Duff (née Guing) Orchard, Timahoe, Laois / Clonbullogue, Offaly Shiela passed away peacefully...

OUR COLUMNISTS

1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
0 POSTS0 COMMENTS
3 POSTS0 COMMENTS
24 POSTS0 COMMENTS
86 POSTS0 COMMENTS
2 POSTS0 COMMENTS
8 POSTS0 COMMENTS
38 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
4 POSTS0 COMMENTS
7 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
2 POSTS0 COMMENTS
112 POSTS0 COMMENTS
11 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
26 POSTS0 COMMENTS
5 POSTS0 COMMENTS
17 POSTS0 COMMENTS
19 POSTS0 COMMENTS
22 POSTS0 COMMENTS
10 POSTS0 COMMENTS
3 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
2 POSTS0 COMMENTS
2 POSTS0 COMMENTS
6 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS
5 POSTS0 COMMENTS

MOST POPULAR FROM AUTHOR