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New visitor facilities launched at Emo Court and Parklands ahead of...

On a day of great excitement at Emo Court and Parklands on Saturday, Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works,...

RTE Nationwide programme set to broadcast from Shine in Emo Court...

It's all systems go in Emo Court this week as Laois Chamber of Commerce and Emo GAA club prepare for Shine 2022, a new one-day trade-fair...

OPW confirm ‘no charge’ to be applied at Emo Court after...

The Office of Public Works has confirmed that no charge for visiting Emo Court or its gardens is planned. Concerns were raised by locals recently...

Explained: With €10,000 up for grabs, how does Ireland’s Fittest Club...

A crowd of 5,000 people is expected to attend Shine 2022, a new one-day business and sport extravaganza in the grounds of the spectacular...

€96,000 allocated to Laois County Council under Built Heritage Investment Scheme

€96,000 has been allocated to Laois County Council for 12 projects under the Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2022. Tenakill House in Raheen received the highest...

Emo Court set to host major new one-day business and sporting...

Emo Court and Parklands will host a major new one-day business and sporting event this May, which is expected to attract up to 5,000...

Progress report given on multi-million euro investment in Emo Court

Laois TD Sean Fleming has provided an update on the multi-million euro investment in Emo Court by the Office of Public Works. On the main...

Laois tourist attraction set to be the venue for largest cancer...

Relay For Life is the biggest cancer fundraising initiative in the world and it is coming to Laois in 2022. It sees local communities coming...

The story of Cholmely Harrison and how Emo Court came into...

This piece originally appeared on LaoisToday last September to make the 25th anniversary of Emo Court coming into state ownership. It's arguably the most popular...

Laois poet set to release picture book on poem on Emo...

A Laois poet has turned a poem about Emo Court which he dedicated to his late mother into a picture book. The poem ‘The Statues...

WATCH: Laois poet dedicates poem on Emo Court to mother

A Laois poet has penned a wonderful poem about one of Laois's most popular tourist attractions. 'The Statues of Emo Court' has been published by...

Weekend Read: 25 years on from Emo Court coming into state...

It's arguably the most popular public attraction in Laois and last week was the 25th anniversary of Emo Court coming into state ownership. On September...

Popular Laois tourist attraction to feature in RTE series tonight

The very popular Emo Court will feature in an RTE programme tonight. 'Great Irish Interiors' will air at 8pm on RTE One and it will...

In Pictures: Great turnout for Emo’s Operation Transformation walk

There was a huge turnout this morning as Operation Transformation came to Emo! The show’s doctor, Dr. Sumi was joined by Claire Beakhurst to lead...

Operation Transformation comes to Laois village this weekend

If you've been looking to get active this January then look no further than getting up and running this Saturday. Operation Transformation are coming to...

Get active this New Year: Seven of our favourite walking trails...

Ah 2020. The New Year, the fresh start..maybe even, dare I say, a new you? This doesn't mean you have to become a body builder...

Emo Court to feature in popular RTE series tonight

Our very own Emo Court will be featured on RTÉ's 'Great Irish Interiors' series tonight. The episode is the last in the series and looks...

In Pictures: Scaling new heights this summer at Emo Court

Take a classic piece of literature; have it directed, produced and performed by a classically trained Shakespearean touring company; staged against the backdrop of...

Government purchase eight acre site at Emo Court

The government has announced that it has purchased an eight acre site within the grounds of Emo Court. Laois/Offaly TD and Minister for Justice &...

Laois venue for prestigious open-air theatre tour

This sounds delightful. Laois has been included as one of a select number of venues for the performance of a prestigious outdoor theatre production...

Pedestrians are being ‘locked out’ of Emo Court

Concern has grown along the Emo community and visitors alike as pedestrians have been locked out of Emo Court and forced to walk on...

Check out the brilliant Santa’s Grotto at Emo Court

Christmas is coming and what better place to go visit the main man himself Santa Claus than the beautiful surrounds of Emo Court? CaToCa Fine...

Christmas Pop Up shop to open at Emo Court

A Christmas Pop Up shop has opened at Emo Court Gate Lodge, in one of the county's most popular locations. The grounds of Emo Court...

€1.2m boost for Emo Court under government scheme

An additional €1.2m in funding will be made available for ongoing works at Emo Court, a much-needed boost for one of Laois's favourite locations. Laois-Offaly...

Runners destination is Laois for Euopean prison service championships

Almost 100 runners are setting off to county Laois for the European Prison Service Cross Country Championships on Saturday November 17. This will be the first...

In Pictures: Great turnout at Good Friday run in Emo Court

While Good Friday as we have known it up to now has changed this year - with pubs allowed to open and serve drink...

Significant investment announced for work at Emo Court

Funding of €375,000 has been confirmed for upgrade of parking at Emo Court, it has been announced. The significant funding was confirmed by Minister for...

Minister Charlie Flanagan welcomes Minister Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran to Laois

Minister of State for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief Kevin Moran visited heritage sites around Laois today, including EMo Court...

Emo Court picnic protestors locked in

Around 40 people who took part in a peaceful ‘picnic protest’ at Emo Court to extend summer opening hours were locked inside the grounds...

Emo Court opening hours extended again for summer months

The opening hours at Emo Court, one of Laois's most used public facilities, are to be extended for the summer months. Last year during peak...