Laois News

Star-studded cast all set for panto revival in Ballylinan

STAY away from Ballylinan this weekend if you’re afraid of the big bad wolf! After a five-year break, the beloved panto will return to St Ann’s Hall with a hilarious local twist on Little Red Riding Hood, with some fresh...

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Festive runs raise €3,000 for Goal

COMMUNITY groups, families and individuals gathered in Stradbally and Portarlington for the annual Goal mile on Christmas Day and raised...

Monday, 21/01/19 - 11:15am Read More

Top artist Darren will hold classes for beginners

ACCLAIMED Abbeyleix artist Darren Graham is to host a short series of art classes for beginners at the town’s historic...

Friday, 18/01/19 - 11:23am Read More

Andrew’s off to New Zealand on top ag-science scholarship

A LAOIS agricultural science student has been awarded a prestigious overseas travel bursary. Andrew Mansfield from Rathdowney was among six...

Friday, 18/01/19 - 11:21am Read More

It’s panto time again in Wolfhill

SINBAD will sail into The Swan this week as Wolfhill makes waves with a hilariously inventive pantomime. The eagerly awaited...

Friday, 18/01/19 - 11:20am Read More

Laois Sport

Meaney strikes late to ensure Arles Kilcruise win opener

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Arles Kilcruise 2-15 Stradbally 2-14 By Denis J. Croke WITH the clock approaching the 65th minute the opening game of this year’s senior football championship looked set for a replay. Then Fran...

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First step in retaining title comfortably achieved by Portlaoise

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Portlaoise 3-22 Ballyfin Gaels 2-8 By Denis J. Croke AND so it...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:28pm Read More

Inspirational Walsh leads Ballylinan to opening round victory

Laois Shopping Centre Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Ballylinan 1-12 Crettyard Gaels 1-10 By Denis J. Croke BALLYLINAN have a...

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