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ELECTED: Noel Tuohy takes fifth seat in Portlaoise area

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Labour will have one seat in the next Laois County Council as Noel Tuohy has...

Full recount underway in Borris-Mountmellick area

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union A full recount of the Borris-Mountmellick electoral area is now firmly underway in the Portlaoise...

ELECTED: Catherine Fitzgerald has been re-elected in the Portlaoise area

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Catherine Fitzgerald has been re-elected to the Portlaoise Municipal District following the 9th count and...

Kelly reflects on massive success as he’s returned with huge vote...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Independent candidate James Kelly from Mountrath has reflected on another successful campaign that has seen...

ELECTED: Seamus McDonald takes third seat in Borris-Mountmellick

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Fianna Fail's Seamus McDonald has been elected in the Borris-Mountmellick area on the eight count...

John Whelan: The battle of Borris and the scrap for Portlaoise...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union As the count in Portlaoise grinds on the final outcome still remains elusive and inconclusive. However,...

ELECTED: Caroline Dwane Stanley takes the third Portlaoise seat

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Sinn Fein's Caroline Dwane-Stanley has retained her seat in the Portlaoise Municipal District. She polled 1,210...

ELECTED: James Kelly gets the second seat in Borris-In-Ossory-Mountmellick

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Independent James Kelly has been elected in the Borris-Mountmellick area on the sixth count in...

In Pictures: Day 2 finishes with seven elections and a lot...

What a day that was. As night fall settled on Kealew Business Park, candidates, family members, spectators and supporters walk away with a promise of...

ELECTED: Paschal McEvoy gets the fourth seat in the Graiguecullen-Portarlington area

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Paschal McEvoy has claimed the fourth seat in the Graiguecullen-Portarlington area on the second count. This...

ELECTED: Paddy Bracken first elected in Borris-in-Ossory/Mountmellick

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union After four counts of no-one reaching the quota in the Borris-in-Ossory/Mountmellick area, Paddy Bracken is...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all of the action from Day 2 of...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union And we’re back. After a long day of sorting the votes yesterday in St Mary’s...

ELECTED: Padraig Fleming, Aidan Mullins and Tom Mulhall all elected on...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Padraig Fleming (Fianna Fáil), Aidan Mullins (Sinn Féin) and Tom Mulhall (Fine Gael) are the...

No-one elected on first count in Borris-in-Ossory/Mountmellick area

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union No-one has been elected on the first count to the Borris-in-Ossory/Mountmellick Municipal area. The quota was...

John Whelan: Savage scrap in store for final seat in Portlaoise

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union There is a savage scrap in store in the Portlaoise electoral area for the last...

ELECTED: Fourth election in a row that Willie Aird tops the...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Willie Aird has managed an astounding feat by topping the poll in the Portlaoise Municipal...

Laois is the last county in Ireland awaiting a first count...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union It's official. Laois is the last county in Ireland to be waiting for first count...

Candidates with strong Laois links set to be elected in Kildare

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union A number of candidates with strong Laois links have been elected - or are well...

In Pictures: Slow progress as Day 2 of Election Count is...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The Local Election Count is well into Day 2 - though there is still no...

In Pictures: We bid adieu to day one of the local...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union It's been a long day from dawn to dusk and it's set to continue as...

Laois Local Election count to be adjourned until Sunday morning

The Laois Local Election count is going to be adjourned until Sunday morning, with Returning Officer Donal Brennan set to make the announcement in...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all of our coverage from Day 1 of...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The big day is finally here. After months of planning, campaigning, canvassing and finally voting...

New candidates Bergin and Clooney in the mix in Borris-Mountmellick as...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Two new first-time candidates have put the cat among the pigeons in the Borris-Mountmellick Municipal...

Fleming set to top the poll, Barry shows strongly – but...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Padraig Fleming looks set to top the poll for Fianna Fáil and take the first...

Election count: Boxes are open and the sorting has started

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The day has finally arrived. The doors have been knocked on, the pledges made and...

Wedding bells, voting, the Skies oer Ballyroan and championship countdown

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union A wedding, an election and a Leinster championship football match. This is certainly no ordinary weekend...

1979 Election Memories: The men in suits, the dealing in Donoghues,...

Forty years ago in 1979 the first ever direct elections to the European Parliament were held in tandem with the local elections on June...

The six Laois local election hopefuls who are no-poster candidates

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Posters versus no posters has been a topic raised in council chambers and on door...

Comment: Give out about politicians all you want but take your...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union This time five years ago - Friday, May 23, 2014 - a total of 33,333...

Retiring councillors leave a gap of opportunity in Castlecomer

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union If there is any such thing as a handy Council seat, well then there’s one...