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Sunday, May 9, 2021

Remember the Game: 2000 Leinster Minor ‘B’ camogie win for Laois

Laois 3-4 Offaly 2-2 2000 Leinster Minor ‘B’ Camogie Final Laois captured the inaugural Leinster Minor ‘B’ camogie championship title when they inflicted a five point...

From the LaoisToday Archives: 22 unforgettable things about the night club at Pedigree Corner

This piece was originally published on LaoisToday on May 29, 2017. The sign is still above the door but ‘Turning Point’ night club is no...
=Seamus 'Cheddar' Plunkett

Talking Sport Podcast: Cheddar Plunkett interview ahead of start of new hurling season

At last the GAA season is upon us with the first competitive games taking place this weekend in the National Hurling League.  The Laois hurlers...
25 signs it's time to retire from your GAA career

25 signs it’s time to start thinking of retiring from your GAA career

This piece was originally published on LaoisToday on May 4, 2018 There's an old joke that compares professional soccer players to their amateur inter-county counterparts...
2005 Abbeyleix Fashion Show

Moment in Time: All the style at 2005 Abbeyleix Fashion Show

This week in our hugely popular Moment in Time series, we go back to 2005 and a fashion show in Abbeyleix. Organised by the town's...
Oaghaval Woods Stradbally

#LoveLaois: Oaghaval Woods near Stradbally – spectacular forestry, great trails, picnic area and on...

While we may not have the mountainous landscape of Kerry or Galway or quick access to the sea, there is no shortage of beautiful...

The Week that Was: Our most read stories of the past seven days

1 - Gardai forced to shut road to Laois tourist attraction as parking issues persist The good weather last weekend gave everyone a chance to...
Top Laois TikTok-ers

REVEALED: Our choice of the top 25 TikTok-ers in Laois

TikTok is huge all the over the world at the moment, and with TikTok-ers popping up all over the county, Laois is no exception. For...

Talking Sport Podcast: Republic of Ireland and Peamount United star Della Doherty

We’re back with the latest instalment of the LaoisToday Talking Sport Podcast. Host Alan Hartnett is in the hot seat once again and he has...

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2018 Remembered – WATCH: Portlaoise pub goes mad as TJ Doheny becomes World Boxing...

In August the whole of Laois watched as Portlaoise boxer TJ Doheny defeated Ryosuke Iwasa in Japan to become the Junior Featherweight Champion of...

LaoisToday Great Laois Quiz – Mark Doheny

Introducing the LaoisToday Great Laois Quiz! Back at the start of the year, we sat down with five of Laois's best-known personalities and tested their...

Moment in Time: The Harps Camogie club host Wax or Shave event in 2008

In March 2008, The Harps Camogie club hosted a Wax or Shave event as fundraiser for their club. There were plenty of 'ooos' and 'aaahs'...

Moment In Time: Parents Council Table Quiz in Rathdowney in 2004

For this week's Moment In Time, we look back on The Laois Primary Parents Council Table Quiz in Rathdowney Community Hall in March 2004. Pupils...

Best of 2017: Watch: Laois band literally bring the house down with debut Electric...

Electric Picnic weekend always throws up some brilliant stories and it was no different this year.  On the Friday night, local band Pogueology played at...

Top Tweets and Facebook comments of the Week

The Top Tweets and Facebook comments that caught our eye this week were about Laois people doing well, Nutella art and the Eighth Amendment. If...

Moment in Time: Brilliant pictures from Laois Rose 2010

Sixteen of Laois's most talented ladies took to the stage on April 8 2010 to become the Laois Rose for 2010. But only one could...
Matthew Finlay and Cormac O'Hora were in fine form for O'Dempsey's

WATCH: Some of the highlights from our Snapchat takeover as Kilcavan pull off remarkable...

Sometime you get a classic game from the most unlikely fixture. O'Dempsey's and Kilcavan met in the Laois JFC 'A' semi-final in the Laois GAA...

Laois Abroad: Shooing kangaroos and a garden of cockatoos – meet the Abbeyleix native...

The fourth instalment of our Laois Abroad series for 2021 is here and Dean Fennelly is up next. Originally from Abbeyleix, Dean lived in Ballinakill...

Remember the Game: Heartbreak for Laois Ladies as three-in-a-row dreams are dashed by the...

Laois 0-15   Dublin 1-15 2008 Leinster Ladies SFC Final To win a Leinster titles  for any Laois team would be incredible. We are a county that...

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