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Steven Miller is owner and managing editor of LaoisToday.ie. From Laois, Steven studied Journalism in DCU and has 14 years experience in the media, almost 10 of those in an editorial role. Husband of Emily, father of William and Lillian, he's happiest when he's telling stories or kicking a point.
Clough-Ballacolla intermediate

Clough-Ballacolla impress with big intermediate win over Clonad

Clough-Ballacolla 5-23 Clonad 1-12 Laois IHC Round 1 Clough-Ballacolla's second team have been knocking on the door of the intermediate championship for the past couple of...
Colt-Shanahoe

Four red cards as Colt-Shanahoe see off Mountmellick in intermediate opener

Colt-Shanahoe 1-16 Mountmellick 1-10 Laois IHC Round 1 Colt-Shanahoe made a winning start to their intermediate hurling championship campaign this evening in Mountmellick in a game...
Trumera intermediate

Good goods in small packages as Trumera go to punch above their weight once...

You really just have to hand it Trumera. The stat that does the rounds is that the GAA club's catchment area is comprised of just...
Abbeyleix General

Abbeyleix looking to make instant return after relegation in 2021

The Abbeyleix hurlers will have only one thing on their minds when they begin their Premier Intermediate campaign this evening against Trumera: to get...
Portlaoise Wifi

Laois County Council launch free public Wifi in two Laois towns

Laois County Council have launched free public Wifi in Portarlington and Stradbally. The free public Wifi in Portarlington and Stradbally towns will provide free access...
Forest Fest Food Main

Stage times revealed for Forest Fest in Emo next weekend

The stage times have just been announced for Forest Fest, a new three-day music festival in Emo next weekend, July 22-24. With over 50 acts...
Rathdowney-Errill main

Rathdowney-Errill go again in a bid to bring Bob back for a seventh time

After another Division 1 league success a couple of weeks ago, their second in succession, Rathdowney-Errill are once again a leading contender to win...
Clonaslee-St Manman's

Clonaslee-St Manman’s come good in second half to see off Slieve Bloom and make...

Clonaslee St Manman's 1-15 Slieve Bloom 0-17 Premier IHC Group B Round 1 A ten-minute spell at the start of the second half was the crucial...
LaoisToday Live Blog

LIVE BLOG: Follow all of the action from Thursday’s Laois club hurling championship action

The Laois club hurling championships get underway this evening with two games - one in each of the top two divisions - to get...
Forest Fest Site & Map

Forest Fest site map sets out what’s in store for Emo village event

The Forest Fest site map has landed.  The detailed map sets out what’s in store for the thousands of music fans and families who are...
Mental Health Flowers Portlaoise

Portlaoise Urban Farm holding plant sale this Friday

A Portlaoise Urban Farm - developed as a mental health initiative on the grounds of St Fintan's Hospital - will hold a plant sale...
The Harps

Managerial departure and poor form sees The Harps on the back foot ahead of...

Losing all your league games and then your manager a week before the championship is hardly ideal preparation - but it’s exactly where The...
Cathal Berry Podcast

Independent Laois TD declares support for Government ahead of no confidence motion

A Laois-based Independent TD has declared his support for the Government ahead of a no confidence motion proposed by Sinn Féin. Cathal Berry, who is...
Borris-Kilcotton

Borris-Kilcotton looking to end years of hurt though depleted panel (for now) weakens their...

And so they go again. Borris-Kilcotton's battle for a second Laois senior hurling title gets underway next weekend when they take on Ballinakill, the first...
Abbey Leix Estate Fundraiser

In Pictures: €15,000 each for three charities following recent open day at Abbey Leix...

A total of €45,000 was raised for three different charities at the recent open day in Abbeyleix House estate, owned by Stripe founder John...

In Pictures: Laois soccer club celebrates first awards day since 2019

For the first time since 2019, T&S United held an awards evening to celebrate their achievements in the 2021/2022 season recently.  The soccer club is...
Clough-Ballacolla

Plenty of challengers but Clough-Ballacolla front up for their latest shot at history

After winning two championships in 2021, the Clough-Ballacolla hurlers now have a new target - a three-in-a-row of Laois senior hurling titles not achieved...
Laois Ladies

All Ireland final place up for grabs as Laois ladies football team set to...

All Ireland Ladies IFC Semi-final - Laois v Clare In Kiltoom, Roscommon, at 3.30pm The Laois ladies football team embark on their latest road trip this...
Graigue ACFL Division 3B

Graiguecullen claim Division 3 league honours after entertaining win over Rosenallis

Graiguecullen 2-17 Rosenallis 3-11 ACFL Division 3B Final The Graiguecullen club have enjoyed a good league campaign with all three of their adult teams - and...
Bob Delaney Maynooth

Friends and family rally around Laois man in Maynooth as family go through unimaginable...

A fundraising night is being held in Maynooth this evening for a Laois man and his family who have become deeply embedded in the...
Ballyroan-Abbey intermediate

Ballyroan-Abbey continue winning ways as they see off Annanough to claim league honours

Ballyroan-Abbey 1-15 Annanough 0-9 ACFL Division 3A Final Ballyroan-Abbey have developed a considerable winning habit at underage over the past decade and after a handful of minor...
Ger Alley has been appointed General Manager of Killeshee Hotel

Laois man appointed General Manager of Killashee Hotel near Naas

Durrow native Ger Alley has been appointed as General Manager of Killashee Hotel outside Naas. Having served as General Manager of the Heritage in Killenard...
Football General

All of Tuesday evening’s Laois GAA results as Junior football championships get underway –...

There was a range of Junior 'B' and 'C' football championships down for decision around the county this evening as those competitions got underway. Former...

County Final Memory: Significant triumph for Spink in 1986

Spink 1-9 Rosenallis 1-8 1986 Laois JFC Final In the normal scheme of things, a Junior ‘B’ county final ranks well down the pecking order when...
Laois ladies football (1)

Wicklow stand in Laois’s way of All Ireland ladies football semi-final place

All Ireland Ladies IFC quarter-final - Laois v Wicklow In Kinnegad at 4pm The Laois ladies football team make the familiar trip to Kinnegad this afternoon for...
Aisling Quigley interview

Talking Sport Podcast: Aisling Quigley interview – making a ladies football comeback and Doing...

Given all that she's been through it would have been very easy for Aisling Quigley to assume that she'd never play for the Laois...

Park-Ratheniska hold on to clinch promotion from ACFL Division 1B

Park-Ratheniska 0-15 Timahoe 0-14 ACFL Division 2 (Promotion Section) Park-Ratheniska have secured promotion from Division 2 of the Laois club football league following a hard-fought win...
Simmons Mill

Roundabout sought at landmark Laois junction Simmons Mill

Calls have been made for a roundabout to be installed at the busy landmark Laois junction Simmons Mill. The junction is at the intersection of...
Football general

Stradbally hit 3-17 against Killeshin to seal promotion

Stradbally 3-17 Killeshin 2-10 ACFL Division 1B (Winners Section) An impressive Stradbally performance away to Killeshin saw them clinch promotion back to the top division of...
Gaelscoil Thromaire

Momentous day as Gaelscoil Thromaire is officially opened

The Minister for Education, a Minister of State, two TDs, a bishop and the parish priest were all in Trumera this afternoon for a...