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Remember the Game: Portlaoise CBS denied 2004 All Ireland glory

Portlaoise CBS 1-8 St Louis Kilkeel (Down) 1-11 2004 All-Ireland Colleges SFC 'B' Final In May 2004, a star-studded Portlaoise CBS team went in search of...

Remember the Game: Ballylinan-Glenmore win minor football honours in 2004

Ballylinan-Glenmore 0-8 Stradbally Parish Gaels 0-6 2004 Laois MFC 'A' Final Ballylinan-Glenmore ground out a two-point win over Stradbally Parish Gaels to claim the 2004 Laois...

Remember the Game: Clough-Ballacolla win Laois U-21 hurling final in 2005

Clough-Ballacolla 2-9 Ballinakill 0-6 2004 Laois U-21 HC Final Not for the first time, an U-21 championship went overtime and into the following year. On St Patrick's...

Laois Hurling Memory: The battle of Birr, a last-minute winner and...

Laois 2-13 Offaly 2-12 2004 National Hurling League Big Laois hurling wins over Offaly have unfortunately been few and far between over the years. But there have...

Moment in Time: Cumann na mBunscol hurling memories from 2004

This week we look back on the 2004 Cuman na mBunscol hurling final action. The big winners were Camross, who claimed a double of the...

Laois Football Memory: Rows, replays and All Ireland final agony –...

This piece originally appeared on LaoisToday ahead of the 2019 All Ireland SFC Qualifier between Laois and Cork in Thurles. It'll be the first time...

Moment in Time: Classic Cumann na mBunscol football action from 2004

We continue our trip down memory lane by looking back at the Cumann na mBunscol football action from November 2004. As always, there was an...

Sporting Memories: Chris Conway on minor success, 2004 disappointment, highs, lows...

There's not too many Laois footballers with as many hard-luck stories as Chris Conway. The Arles-Kilcruise man made a huge contribution to the Laois jersey...

Moment in Time: Castletown celebrate at Dinner Dance in 2004

There was a time there when the Castletown hurlers ruled the landscape of Laois hurling, their story of dominance during the late 90s and...

Laois Football Memory: Looking back on five great wins over Meath

This piece originally featured on LaoisToday ahead of the 2019 Leinster SFC semi-final between Laois and Meath in Croke Park, a game Meath won...

2004 Election Memories: No TDs, some PDs, a Sinn Féin breakthrough...

This piece by John Whelan originally featured on LaoisToday on April 15 2019 ahead of last year's Local Elections. While the country was still basking...

Leinster Final Memory: Laois denied by Westmeath and Páidí in 2004

The Laois footballers were due to play Westmeath in the National Football League this weekend. We look back on the famous 2004 Leinster final...

Remember the Game: Snow storm leads to abandonment of 2004 ladies...

Heywood CS v St Fergal's CS 2004 South Leinster Ladies 'B' Football Final It's not just in recent times that the bad weather conditions have played...

Looking back on three great Laois underage football wins over Dublin

Brought to you in association with the Anvil Inn The Laois U-20 footballers make the short trip to Netwatch Cullen Park on Friday night for...

Remember the Game: Shanahoe win Laois minor ladies football title in...

Shanahoe 5-7 Timahoe 3-10 2004 Laois Minor Ladies Football Final Shanahoe ladies football club were a coming force in the early part of the 2000s and...

REVEALED: Our selection of the best Laois football team of the...

That was hard! Picking any team is a tough challenge but when we decided to select the best Laois football team of the past 20...

Moment in Time: Graiguecullen juvenile awards in 2004

How time flies. This week's Moment in Time brings us back to this time 15 years ago when the Graiguecullen GAA club held an awards...

Moment in Time: Des Bishop visits Portlaoise in 2004

There was a time when Des Bishop was probably Ireland's most popular comedian. Using his American perspective on Irish life, he starred in a couple...

Moment in Time: Special presentation to Mountmellick primary school students in...

Old school photos are always golden, and Alf Harvey certainly didn't disappoint when he provided us with these gems from 2004 when some students...

Moment in Time: First day at school in September 2004

The Back to School photos never fail to disappoint. And Alf Harvey's archives have once again thrown up some absolute gems. We dipped into his September...

Moment In Time: Bungee jumping and Tug o’ War at Timahoe...

Our Moment In Time this week looks back on the Timahoe Festival at the Round Tower in 2004. In its third year, the annual festival...

Moment In Time: First ever Electric Picnic festival in 2004

September 2004 marked Stradbally's first ever Electric Picnic festival. Headlining the music festival in the Cosby Estate were 2 Many DJs. Other acts included Groove...

Moment in Time: Sun shines down on Abbeyleix for their 2004...

The sun was spliting the stones on this Bank Holiday Monday back in 2004 as the annual Abbeyleix Rectory Fete took place for a...

Remember the Game: Portlaoise deny Castletown six-in-a-row in 2004

Portlaoise 2-8 Castletown 0-7 Laois Credit Union SHC Final 2004 Ahead of tonight's clash between Portlaoise and Castletown in the first round in Group B of...

Remember the Game: Laois U14 camogie finish Leinster final all-square with...

Laois 3-6 Offaly 2-9 Leinster U14 'B' camogie final  A thrilling encounter in this Leinster final saw Laois and Offaly leave with everything to play for...

Weekend Read: Rows, replays and All Ireland final agony – Laois-Cork...

This evening in Thurles, the Laois and Cork footballers will meet in Round 4 of the All Ireland Qualifiers. The prize for the winners is...

Looking back on five great wins for the Laois footballers over...

The Laois senior footballers take on Meath this Sunday seeking to book a Leinster final place for the second year in a row. Meath go...

2004 Election Memories: No TDs, some PDs, a Sinn Féin breakthrough...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union While the country was still basking in the warm afterglow of Bertie Ahern’s second term...

Remember the Game: Clough-Ballacolla win U-21 hurling title on St Patrick’s...

Clough-Ballacolla 2-9 Ballinakill 0-6 2004 Laois U-21 HC Final Not for the first time, an U-21 championship went overtime and into the following year. On St Patrick's...

Remember the Game: Knockbeg lose Leinster Final in Extra Time thriller...

Brought to you in association with The Baba’s Barber Shop, Carlow Knockbeg 0-8 St Pat's Navan 0-11 (AET) Leinster College's Senior 'A Football Final 2004 They came...