No joy for Laois in the Leinster 60×30 Singles Handball Finals

OVER the past two weekends the Leinster 60×30 Handball Singles Finals were played with Laois represented in two finals. Úna...

Pandas blitz was a huge success

By Laura Peckaityte and Jacob Ennis ON Wednesday 20 July, the Portlaoise Pandas Volleyball Club hosted their very first spectacular...

Photos from Laois Rugby and Soccer Camps

Thursday, 04/08/22 - 1:40pm Read More

All of last week’s Cúl Camps in pictures

11 pages of last week’s Cúl Camp photos in this week’s Laois Nationalist

Wednesday, 03/08/22 - 11:00am Read More

‘I’m not going to lie I was looking at the clock’

By Denis J. Croke YOU might haver thought that by the time the Laois captain, Aimee Kelly, got out to...

Wednesday, 03/08/22 - 10:32am Read More

Old fashioned is best as far as Donie is concerned

By Denis J. Croke IN some ways Donie Brennan’s philosophy when it comes to laying football is quire simple, go...

Wednesday, 03/08/22 - 10:30am Read More

A quirk of fate on an emotional day

By Denis J. Croke FOR Laois it was not just their first appearance in Croke Park in 21 years, but...

Tuesday, 02/08/22 - 1:14pm Read More

Supporters welcome home the All-Ireland champions

Photographer Denis Byrne was in the LOETB Centre of Excellence to capture the excitement as the supporters welcomed home the...

Tuesday, 02/08/22 - 12:28pm Read More

Camogie girls make it Lovely Laois on the double

Tesco Camogie All-Ireland U/16 ‘B’ Final Laois 4-7 Antrim 3-7 By Pat Delaney JUST as Laois fans were singing ***Lovely...

Tuesday, 02/08/22 - 12:14pm Read More

Inside this week’s Laois Nationalist

  * Double Delight as Laois ladies claim two All-Ireland titles  * Weekend events will raise funds for Camross man...

Tuesday, 02/08/22 - 7:00am Read More

Cheering on the All-Ireland champions

Monday, 01/08/22 - 1:28pm Read More

Croke Park celebrations

Monday, 01/08/22 - 8:57am Read More

Racist remark hurled at Abbeyleix player during hurling game

          By Denis J Croke FOLLOWING a racist incident at a club championship hurling game in...

Sunday, 31/07/22 - 7:59am Read More

“The main goal for this team is to be playing senior football” – Donie

By Denis J. Croke THEY turned out on force in the LOETB Centre of Excellence to meet and greet and...

Saturday, 30/07/22 - 7:05am Read More

‘I’m not the most natural footballer but I can run’ – Anna Healy

By Denis J. Croke IT not very common to hear a player in any code relishing the task of having...

Friday, 29/07/22 - 7:02am Read More

From autograph hunter to autograph signer

By Denis J. Croke TO say Sarah Anne Fitzgerald appearing in Sunday’s All-Ireland final is something of a fairytale might...

Thursday, 28/07/22 - 9:02am Read More

Photos from all of last week’s Cúl Camps in this week’s Laois Nationalist

Wednesday, 27/07/22 - 12:07pm Read More

This week’s back page

Inside this weeks’ sports section – *Laois U/16 camogie team defeat Carlow to win a place in the All-Ireland final...

Tuesday, 26/07/22 - 9:49am Read More

Eagle eyed Kaylee kills off Carlow and earns Laois an All-Ireland final place

Tesco All-Ireland Camogie U/16 ‘B’ s/f Laois 2-11 Carlow 2-7 By James Dillon NEAR neighbours Laois and Carlow made the...

Tuesday, 26/07/22 - 9:34am Read More

BREAKING: Brian Cody steps down as Kilkenny senior hurling manager

Brian Cody has stepped down as the Kilkenny senior hurling manager. The Kilkenny County Board thanked Cody for his “commitment...

Saturday, 23/07/22 - 2:45pm Read More