Laois News

Owners of Roadhouse restaurant hand up their aprons after 20 years

DELANEY’S Roadhouse, the five-star TripAdvisor-rated restaurant and B&B on the old Dublin Road just outside Ballybrittas has just been renamed. The restaurant first opened its door to the public on Saturday 27 July 1963 by Mary and the late Michael...

Read More

Alison to mentor rural female entrepreneurs

LAOIS businesswoman Alison Ritchie from Polar Ice, which is based in Portarlington, will act as a mentor in this year’s...

Thursday, 20/09/18 - 12:16pm Read More

Brave Brandon’s inspirational idea

A TEN-YEAR-OLD boy who has a rare form of cancer is now raising funds for youngsters at the children’s hospital...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 2:39pm Read More

Tankardstown residents disgusted at the scale of illegal dumping

RESIDENTS of Tankardstown are shocked and disgusted at the scale of illegal dumping in the river beside the bridge. Ongoing...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 2:40pm Read More

Picnic punters left empty handed after nine-hour wait

HUNDREDS of people queued in Portlaoise throughout Thursday to get their hands on early bird tickets for next year’s Electric...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 2:42pm 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...

Read More

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...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 12:27pm Read More