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Laois Love Island star on moving down under, media reaction and...

A Laois man who appeared on the Australian version of Love Island is back in town and we got the chance to talk to...

Local mother opens up about her experience of first water birth...

Laois's first home water birth of the year took place earlier this month and mum Colette Duff says it was a positive experience that...

Laois Love Island star lifts the lid on what it’s really...

Now that Love Island is back on our screens we were very fortunate to hear from the Laois man that was on the Australian...

Laois model to appear on First Dates Ireland tonight

For those of you who are feeling down now that the Christmas season is over, fear not as January is the month our favourite...

‘Kindness Committee’ at Portlaoise school gift thousands of books to Peter...

Students at local Portlaoise school Scoil Chríost Rí have donated thousands of their own books to the Peter Mcverry Trust in Dublin. A committee was...

JOB VACANCY: Telfords Portlaoise looking to hire receptionist

Telfords, based in Portlaoise, are currently looking to hire a receptionist to join their team. Requirements: The ideal candidate must have previous reception and administration...

Portlaoise still cleanest Midlands town in latest anti-litter league rankings

Portlaoise has fallen three places in the latest anti-litter league rankings but is still among the cleanest towns in the country. Laois's county town comes...

Mount Stewart Showhouse open this Saturday

Following the launch and complete sell out of Phase 1 of the housing development Mount Stewart in Portlaoise, Hume Auctioneers and Hollybrook Homes are launching their...

Traffic being diverted in Portlaoise as ANOTHER lorry crashes into railway...

It must be the most crashed-into bridge in the county - if not further afield. Traffic is being diverted in Portlaoise this Thursday lunchtime following...

Driver caught with €70,000 worth of drugs during search in Portlaoise

A routine Garda checkpoint in the lead-up to Christmas in Portlaoise yielded a drug discovery valued at €70,000. The discovery took place in the early...

Introducing the 2019 LaoisToday Minor football Team of the Year

The Minor Football Championship came to a conclusion back in October as Emo-Courtwood defeated Ballyroan-Abbey to claim the cup. Ballyroan-Abbey were going for two in...

In Pictures: Incredible Portlaoise home goes on the market for €650,000

Hume Auctioneers - we get the pick of the crop! Perhaps the finest house on the market anywhere in the region today, this exquisite family...

Construction set to begin in Portlaoise for new library

The Cathaoirleach of Laois County Council, Councillor William Aird, and the Chief Executive of Laois County Council, Mr. John Mulholland have signed the contract...

Minister Flanagan furious over St Mary’s sports hall debacle

Minister Charlie Flanagan has reacted angrily and expressed his dismay at the abject failure by Laois County Council to take up a Government grant...

New tourism status for Portlaoise is great news for Laois, says...

Portlaoise has been revealed to be one of the country’s ‘Destination Towns’ under a new Fáilte Ireland scheme, according to Laois-Offaly TD and Minister...

Portlaoise allocated €500,000 in funding to develop tourism

Portaloise has been earmarked for significant funding by Fáilte Ireland to develop its tourism potential as part of the Destination Towns scheme. The funding will...

In Pictures: Laois GAA 5th/6th class Town League a great success

Over the past months 5th/6th students from Portlaoise and surrounding areas have taken part in the town league. The competition which is in its third...

County champions Portlaoise on the hunt for new manager as Rigney...

The Portlaoise senior footballers are in search of their third manager in three years after Niall Rigney stepped down from his role recently. Having taken...

In Pictures: Huge turnout as Pat Critchley launches ‘Bruno’ book in...

They came from all over the county - but particularly from Portlaoise and Ratheniska - as Pat Critchley launched his new book Bruno, dedicated to his...

Intervention needed on ‘busy’ Mountmellick Road says Cllr Dwane Stanley

A call has been made for an update on progress made to obtain funding for the three roundabouts that are needed on the Mountmellick...

Defiant Rigney vows that Portlaoise will be back after tough Leinster...

Brought to you in association with Telfords Portlaoise's dreams of claiming an eight Leinster football title ended in MW Hire O'Moore Park on Saturday evening...

Seven Talking Points as Portlaoise exit the Leinster club championship

Brought to you in association with Telfords Portlaoise’s bid to reach a first Leinster football final since 2014 was halted by Carlow champions Eire Og...

Blake to the fore as Portlaoise lose Leinster semi final to...

Brought to you in association with Telfords Portlaoise 1-6 Eire Og 2-11 Leinster Club SFC Semi Final  Portlaoise's bid to reach a first Leinster football final since...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action as Portlaoise take on Eire...

Brought to you in association with Telfords The big day for the Portlaoise footballers has arrived. Portlaoise just came off the back of a dramatic win over...

Remember the Game: When the rain got the better of Portlaoise...

Brought to you in association with Telfords The Portlaoise footballers take on Carlow champions Eire Og this evening in the Leinster Club SFC semi-final, their...

Manager Rigney hails returning Brody as Portlaoise reach Leinster semi final

Before yesterday afternoon, Graham Brody last kicked a ball in anger down in Thurles in July. On that day, Laois's Super 8s hopes were ended...

Lively Loughman fires Portlaoise to Minor ladies football glory

Portlaoise 3-11 Graiguecullen 1-11 Laois Ladies MFC Final This morning saw Portlaoise and Graiguecullen battling it out in hope of seizing the ladies Minor 'A' football...

WATCH: Drama in Aughrim as Portlaoise footballers win penalty shootout to...

What drama! The Portlaoise footballers have had many great days in the Leinster club championship over the years - but today they broke new ground...

End of an era as O’Loughlins move on from popular Portlaoise...

It was an end of an era in Portlaoise today as the O'Loughlin family that have been proprietors of the popular hotel on the...

Prestigious national award for Telfords Portlaoise

Telfords Portlaoise has been named as the national Builders Merchant of the Year for 2019. It has won both the National and Leinster awards in...