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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...

In Pictures: Laois Marlins enjoy huge success at Leinster Qualifying Gala...

Laois Marlins Achieve Qualification Times at the Leinster Qualifying Gala What a super start to the season for Laois Marlins with a record number of...

Property Watch: Five properties currently for sale for around €200,000 in...

This week for Property Watch we look at homes in Portlaoise that are in the €189,000 to €210,000 price bracket. If that sounds like your...

Portlaoise finish with a flourish to claim Minor ‘B’ hurling honours

Portlaoise 1-13 Castletown 1-8 Midlands Park Hotel Laois MHC 'B' Final Portlaoise have been crowned Laois Minor 'B' hurling champions following an impressive second-half showing against...

Construction work set to start shortly on new library in Portlaoise

The construction of the long-awaited new library on Main Street in Portlaoise is on course to start in the coming months following news today...

Another win for Portlaoise Panthers in the Women’s National League

Portlaoise Panthers 83 Phoenix Rockets 66 Women’s Division 1 National League Basketball The Portlaoise Panthers women added another win to their season at home in St...

Scoil Chríost Rí basketball teams continue to go from strength to...

Scoil Chriost Ri Senior A Basketball team are through to the All Ireland Cup Quarter Final following an away win against Colaiste Mhuire Ennis. They...

Fitzpatrick leads the way as Portlaoise are crowned U-15 ‘A’ hurling...

Portlaoise 3-19 Abbeyleix St Lazarians 1-12 Midlands Park U-15 'A' Hurling Championship Final Portlaoise overcame Abbeyleix St Lazarians this afternoon in the U-15 hurling county final...

Brilliant news as Portlaoise Panthers player makes Ireland U-17 Women’s squad

Portlaoise Panthers player Faith Umeh has been selected to represent Ireland in the U-17 Women's team for the 2019/2020 season. Head coach Karl Kilbride announced...

Akayu Sushi Noodle Bar offering a menu to suit all tastes

Open since September, Akayu, a Sushi noodle bar, has already become a popular spot for diners in Portlaoise. Initially there was some confusion about previous the...

Portlaoise student receives prestigious maths award

Portlaoise student, Frank Flanagan received a prestigious prize this week after being announced as one of the best Maths student in Ireland. Frank received an...

Funeral details announced for Portlaoise man who died suddenly in Spain

Funeral details have been announced for the late Kevin Culleton from Portlaoise, who died suddenly in Lanzarote last week. Mr Culleton, who was only in...

Glynn thrilled to be back in the thick of it as...

2019 had for the most part been a frustrating year for Brian Glynn, one that saw him twice undergo a serious ankle operation, but...

In Pictures: Portlaoise celebrate claiming three Laois senior titles in a...

Portlaoise have been crowned Laois SFC champions for the 35th time following their narrow win over first-time finalists Killeshin in O’Moore Park yesterday afternoon. Portlaoise...

TJ Doheny back in business as he claims victory in Chicago

Portlaoise fighter, TJ 'The Power' Doheny claimed victory over Jesus Martinez of Colombia, after five rounds on the undercard of Oleksandr Usyk’s heavyweight debut. This...

Panthers narrowly lose out to Sligo All Stars after dramatic overtime

Portlaoise Panthers 93 EJ Sligo All Stars 104 Men’s Division 1 National League Basketball It was a dramatic affair in Saturday evening's Men's Division 1 National...

Property Watch: Five properties currently for sale for around €300,000 in...

This week for Property Watch, we look at five properties in and around the €300,000 bracket. Below, we've listed five homes currently for sale...