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# ferbane - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Reigning senior champions triumph as Laois and Offaly action resumes after lockdown

Portlaoise and Ferbane amongst the winners as the senior football action returned.

# ferbane - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Man (70) dies after being hit by lorry in Offaly

The man was pronounced dead at Tullamore hospital.

# ferbane - Saturday 2 April, 2016

From The42 Offaly's Gallen CS beat Galway opposition to claim All-Ireland Drummond Cup

Offaly's Gallen CS beat Galway opposition to claim All-Ireland

Cian Johnson hit 1 – 4 to keep his school in control in Croke Park.

# ferbane - Friday 23 January, 2015

A community is taking to the streets today to stop its local bank from closing

Ulster Bank announced last year that it would close 14 of its branches in the Republic.

# ferbane - Friday 19 December, 2014

These Offaly protesters don't want the only bank in their town closed

The Ferbane branch is one of 14 being closed by Ulster Bank.

# ferbane - Monday 5 November, 2012

Gardaí find body of missing 17-year-old Quey Laurence

The Portarlington teenager’s remains were recovered from a river in Ferbane this afternoon.

# ferbane - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Have you seen missing 53-year-old Joe Stephens? [Updated]

The Galway man has not been seen since he visited a friend in Co Offaly eight days ago.

# ferbane - Friday 29 July, 2011

Man appears in court over attempted abduction of Offaly girl

The man is charged with the attempted false imprisonment of the teenager in the Ferbane area last week.

# ferbane - Thursday 28 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: War of words in Ronan Kerr inquiry, priest apologises for comparing Taoiseach to Hitler, and new details emerge of Anders Behring Breivik’s arrest…

Man arrested over attempted kidnapping of girl

The teenage girl reported last week that a man had tried to pull her into his car-van as she cycled along a country road in Offaly.

# ferbane - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Gardaí confident of catching man behind attempted abduction in Offaly

The girl is reported to have been “very lucky” after the man “nearly had her”.

# ferbane - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Gardaí investigate attempted abduction of Offaly girl

A girl in her early teens was the victim of an attempted abduction in Ferbane, Co Offaly yesterday evening.