Laois News

Female vandals on rampage in dead of night in M’mellick

THE parents of three girls who went on a rampage of destruction in Mountmellick have agreed to pay for the cost of the damage caused by them. Gardaí called to all three schoolgirls’ homes last Friday after identifying them on...

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Awards keep on coming for Ballyfin hotel

A LUXURY hotel and former boarding school in Laois has been named second best hotel in the world in a...

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Non-nationals say they have ‘positive experience’ in Laois

LAOIS is home to an astonishing 94 different nationalities, with 57 foreign languages spoken across the county. One in ten...

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Lack of water pressure badly affecting farmers in Crettyard/The Swan

RESIDENTS in Crettyard, The Swan and surrounding areas often cannot even wash their hands or go to the toilet because...

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Building work on €130m Glanbia cheese factory to begin next month

CONSTRUCTION work is set to start in September on the €130m Glanbia Cheese facility at Togher in Portlaoise, which will...

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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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