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Siún Lennon joined LaoisToday in a full-time capacity after studying Journalism and New Media in the University of Limerick. She hails from Rosenallis and her interests vary from news, sports and politics.

Traffic updates for the Electric Picnic

Brought to you in association with Expert Laois Longer delays are now expected due to the road works at M7 from Dublin and the...

Laois musician set to play in Body & Soul this weekend

Brought to you in association with Expert Laois Laois have a strong presence again at this year's Electric Picnic - with sensational bands like...

The top Electric Picnic Tweets of the summer

Brought to you in association with Expert Laois Unless you have been camping under a rock, you will know that the Electric Picnic is coming...

What’s On at the Weekend

Brought to you in association with Laois Tourism  This weekend all roads lead to Stradbally for the 14th Electric Picnic and it’s the biggest event...

Sarsfields and Portlaoise set to meet in ladies final again

Sarsfields 2-17 Timahoe 3-6 Laois Ladies SFC semi-finals Sarsfields booked their place in another Laois Ladies SFC final again this evening thanks to an eight-point win...

Moment in Time: Looking back at the Electric Picnic in 2012

Brought to you in association with Expert Laois  Ah, the Electric Picnic moment in times - like a local Reeling in the Years with a...

Flanagan encourages female entrepreneurs in Laois to apply for new start-up programme

Female entrepreneurs are being invited to apply for a place on the Accelerating the Creation of Rural Nascent Start-ups (ACORNS) programme by Minister for...

Anna May McHugh appointed to ‘incredibly prestigious’ position

The managing director of the National Ploughing Association  Anna May McHugh has been appointed as an honorary board member of the World Ploughing Organisation. It...

Get your gears going for the Laois Down Syndrome Ireland Tractor Run

Calling all tractor, car and vintage enthusiasts - the Laois branch of Down Syndrome Ireland are holding their annual Tractor Run on Sunday, September...

WATCH: Electric Picnic owner talks about future of the festival

Brought to you in association with Expert Laois  Electric Picnic boss Melvin Benn spoke about the future of Electric Picnic and where he sees it...

WATCH: Exclusive look at the 2018 Electric Picnic site

Brought to you in association with Expert Laois LaoisToday, along with local and national press outlets, got an exclusive first glimpse at the Electric...

Update on seriously ill Laois man in Tenerife as fundraisers continue

On Sunday the girlfriend of a seriously ill Laois man stranded on a Spanish island launched a heartbreaking plea for funds to get him...

Electric Picnic announce a second set of stage times

Brought to you in association with Expert Laois Yesterday Electric Picnic announced their first set of stage times and today they've followed up with the times...

Naomh Eamann and Camross must do it all again

Camross 0-8 Naomh Eamann 1-5 U14 'B' championship final We knew Camross and Naomh Eamann in a final would be a thrilling match like the Camross...

The Harps are crowned U14 camogie champions

The Harps 4-9 O'Moores 2-2 U14 camogie championship 'A' final  This 'A' championship final saw Laois's two All-Ireland winning Feile teams battle it out to be...

Laois U15 hurlers win Arrabawn tier one shield final

Laois 0-18 Waterford 0-13 Arrabawn Tier 1 shield  The Laois U15 hurlers capped off their extremely successful Arrabawn tournament by defeating Waterford in the Tier 1...

In Pictures: €2,850 cheque raised in honour of little Lucy presented yesterday

The whole of Abbeyleix and beyond got involved to raise huge funds for a Spina Bifida charity in honour of little Laois girl, Lucy Hutchinson. A...

Hawkes leads Clough-Ballacolla to U14 shield victory

Clough-Ballacolla 5-2 Banrion Gaels 1-2  U14 camogie shield final  The first of today's triple header of action in Mountrath saw two relatively new camogie teams, Clough-Ballacolla...

Laois U15 hurlers reach Arrabawn final after overcoming Wexford

The Laois U15 hurlers have had an extremely successful Arrabawn tournament so far, capped off by defeating Wexford to reach the final. Laois saw off...

‘Appalling’ waiting list for eye services in Portlaoise Hospital

Laois TD Brian Stanley has claimed that waiting lists for Ophthalmology (eye) services in Laois/Offaly are, 'the symptom of a dysfunctional in health system'. A...

Laois woman Anna May chairs World Meeting of Families session

The National Ploughing Association Managing Director Anna May McHugh, moderated a ‘World Meeting of Families’ panel discussion in the RDS in advance of the...

In Pictures: Laois company join in on preparations for the Papal visit

Could we see these on the next Popemobile? This weekend, Pope Francis will visit Ireland for the first time for the World Meeting of Families...

In Pictures: A night of style at the Clonaslee College debs

Per tradition, the students of Clonaslee College turned up on Main Street, Clonaslee, in droves before embarking on their journey to the debs. As always,...

In Pictures: Irish clay pigeon shooting captain honoured in Errill

A Rathdowney man was honoured for his role as the Irish international clay shooting captain last Friday night in Ray's Bar, Errill. Paddy Peters was...

Whiskey tasting gets underway this evening in Laois

A whiskey tasting evening will get underway this evening, Friday August 24, as part of Laois Heritage Week. Lea Castle Conservation have organised whiskey tasting...

European camogie championship winners are visiting Laois this weekend

Yes, you read that correctly - there is a European camogie championship, and it's most recent winners are visiting Laois this weekend. Hamburg GAA Club...

Lucky Laois winner scoops €50,000 with Prize Bonds

The Prize Bond's weekly draw has been won in Laois for the fourth time this year. This week's Prize Bond Star Prize of €50,000 goes...

Truck on fire in Laois on M7 motorway

Emergency services had to deal with the second fire in two days on the motorway in Laois. The fire happened between Junction 15 Ballybrittas and...

In Pictures: All smiles at the Mountmellick GAA Cul Camp

Brought to you in association with All Books & News Portlaoise  The sun shone brightly on Mountmellick GAA as the budding young stars of the...
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a hit and run

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after fatal road crash

Gardaí in Kildare are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the R445 near Monasterevin, Kildare on Friday, August 17. The collision occurred at...

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