Laois News

Brave Colette wins Rehab People of the Year award

A YOUNG Laois widow was declared an ‘Everyday Hero’ at the weekend for her incredible spirit following her husband’s death. Colette Byrne from Ballinakill was presented with the title by RTÉ Radio One’s Seán O’Rourke and Evelyn O’Rourke at the...

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Criminal gangs are jetting in to rob premises in Laois

CRIMINAL gangs from across Europe are flying in to rob premises in Laois, according to the county’s top-ranking garda. Chief...

Thursday, 19/04/18 - 12:18pm Read More

Children with arthritis waiting more than a year to see consultant

MORE than 20 children in Laois are suffering from painful arthritis, with the majority having to wait over a year...

Thursday, 19/04/18 - 12:21pm Read More

Significant hike in house prices

AVERAGE house prices in Laois have risen by €15,000 in the past year, bringing local prices to their highest level...

Thursday, 19/04/18 - 12:24pm Read More

Two men charged with alleged assault of Laois GAA player

A CARLOW man replied “sorry” after being cautioned in connection with the alleged assault of Laois GAA player Daniel O’Reilly....

Thursday, 12/04/18 - 10:59am Read More

Laois Sport

NFL – Laois cough up scores to put themselves under unnecessary pressure

Laois 3-16 Leitrim 3-10 By Denis J. Croke WITH a 15 point lead entering the final quarter in Carrick-on-Shannon on Sunday Laois looked to be cruising to the second win in this year’s National Football League. But how that was...

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NHL – Battling Laois lose out as Galway pull away in closing minutes

Galway 2-18 Laois 0-17 By Pat Delaney THE good crowd in O’Moore Park on a cold but dry Saturday evening...

Thursday, 08/02/18 - 1:16pm Read More

Ladies NFL – Laois crushed by Tipp

Tipperary 5-14 Laois 1-5 By Denis J. Croke LAOIS took the long road to Ardfinnan in south Tipperary on Saturday...

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