Council is urged to buy Stradbally convent for enterprise hub

By Ryan Dunne COUNCILLORS in the Graiguecullen-Portarlington Municipal District have unanimously agreed that Laois County Council should buy the old...

Laois town launches Christmas tree fundraiser

A FUNDRAISING campaign for a Christmas tree and festive street lights in Portarlington has just been launched by the local...

Writings of Laois priest who died in freak accident are published

THE writings of a Laois priest who died in a freak accident three years ago have just been published in...

Monday, 26/09/22 - 10:17am Read More

‘Disappearing act’ by ESB delays Laois street lights

By Ryan Dunne THE “poor performances” of the ESB around Laois has left cllr Aidan Mullins doubting that new street...

Sunday, 25/09/22 - 7:25pm Read More

Laois reception celebrates double Ploughing success

THE spectacular double success of the World Ploughing Championships and National Ploughing Championships was celebrated at a joyful reception hosted...

Sunday, 25/09/22 - 4:14pm Read More

Port debs part 3: Stunning students step out in style

GLAMOUR was the name of the game at the Coláiste Íosagáin Portarlington Debs, which was the last but certainly not...

Sunday, 25/09/22 - 12:10pm Read More

Laois councillor blames Google Maps for road crashes

By Ryan Dunne A LOCAL councillor wants Google Maps to warn motorists when they’re approaching “probably one of the most...

Saturday, 24/09/22 - 10:35pm Read More

Witch flies in to Stradbally!

By Carmel Hayes THE Flower Witch flew in to Stradbally on a sunny autumn morning for a wonderful wreath-making workshop....

Saturday, 24/09/22 - 8:14pm Read More

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Portlaoise gardaí seek owner of stolen bike

Stunning style at Portarlington debs

Stunning pub mural takes flight in Laois

Eating, napping and even some ploughing!