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#Laois

# laois - Saturday 24 July, 2021

Scully hits a record score as Laois come from behind to beat Westmeath
# Battle For Survival
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# Battle For Survival

Scully hits a record score as Laois come from behind to beat Westmeath

Jul 24th 2021, 10:36 PM 12,250 Views 3 Comments

PJ Scully scored 17 points – the most by a Laois hurler in a league match – as Laois stay up in Division 1 of the Allianz HL.

# laois - Sunday 18 July, 2021

6 talking points after Clare and Waterford progress, while Wexford and Laois exit
# Backdoor Battles
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# Backdoor Battles

6 talking points after Clare and Waterford progress, while Wexford and Laois exit

Jul 18th 2021, 6:30 AM 8,759 Views 0 Comments

The stage is set for Round 2 qualifiers next weekend.

# laois - Saturday 17 July, 2021

Waterford survive big scare against Laois to advance in hurling qualifiers
# Sigh Of Relief
From The42
# Sigh Of Relief

Waterford survive big scare against Laois to advance in hurling qualifiers

Jul 17th 2021, 4:36 PM 11,857 Views 1 Comment

The Deise emerged five points winners at Nowlan Park.

# laois - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

Kilkenny hold off strong Laois challenge and Offaly come good to defeat Kildare
# Leinster U20
From The42
# Leinster U20

Kilkenny hold off strong Laois challenge and Offaly come good to defeat Kildare

Jul 13th 2021, 9:09 PM 11,210 Views 1 Comment

Kilkenny will now take on Galway in the semi-finals while Offaly face Dublin.

# laois - Monday 5 July, 2021

'Pathetic, whatever word you want to use, it was not good and we understand that'
# Off The Laois
From The42
# Off The Laois

'Pathetic, whatever word you want to use, it was not good and we understand that'

Jul 5th 2021, 7:45 AM 29,356 Views 8 Comments

The Laois manager reflected on his team’s disappointing Leinster exit yesterday.

# laois - Sunday 4 July, 2021

Stunning second half sees Westmeath thump dismal Laois by 16 points
# Sweet Sixteen
From The42
# Sweet Sixteen

Stunning second half sees Westmeath thump dismal Laois by 16 points

Jul 4th 2021, 3:47 PM 6,675 Views 2 Comments

Goals from Lorcan Dolan, Denis Corroon and David Lynch send Westmeath through to the Leinster semi-finals.

# laois - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

68 scores as Laois defeat Westmeath in Leinster U20 thriller and Limerick senior club draws made
# GAA Wrap
From The42
# GAA Wrap

68 scores as Laois defeat Westmeath in Leinster U20 thriller and Limerick senior club draws made

Jun 29th 2021, 9:37 PM 10,217 Views 0 Comments

There were also U20 hurling wins tonight for Antrim and Kildare.

# laois - Saturday 26 June, 2021

High-scoring Wexford hit five goals in Laois thrashing From The42

High-scoring Wexford hit five goals in Laois thrashing

Jun 26th 2021, 8:15 PM 12,835 Views 6 Comments

It was one-way traffic in Nowlan Park.

# laois - Saturday 19 June, 2021

'I was seven years old, my Mam had died earlier that year. It was really tough and the Laois ladies became a second family to me'
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'I was seven years old, my Mam had died earlier that year. It was really tough and the Laois ladies became a second family to me'

Jun 19th 2021, 7:45 AM 6,967 Views 0 Comments

Mo Nerney was the team mascot when Laois won the All-Ireland title for the only time in 2001. Now, she is a key player as they bid to win the Division 3 league title next week.

# laois - Monday 7 June, 2021

Man charged over €120,000 cocaine seizure in Laois
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Man charged over €120,000 cocaine seizure in Laois

Jun 7th 2021, 12:31 PM 11,542 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested on Saturday following the stop and search of a vehicle.

# laois - Sunday 6 June, 2021

Kilkenny make it four wins from four to secure top spot in Division 1B
# Job Done
From The42
# Job Done

Kilkenny make it four wins from four to secure top spot in Division 1B

Jun 6th 2021, 4:40 PM 9,164 Views 0 Comments

Brian Cody’s side saw off Laois at UPMC Nowlan Park.

# laois - Sunday 30 May, 2021

Kildare claim 13-point win to set up promotion tie with Meath in race for Division 1
# Lilywhites
From The42
# Lilywhites

Kildare claim 13-point win to set up promotion tie with Meath in race for Division 1

May 30th 2021, 4:42 PM 6,557 Views 0 Comments

Down defeated Westmeath 0-13 to 1-9 in their Division 2 North game.

# laois - Saturday 22 May, 2021

Boost for Cork with win as first-half goals key and Laois suffer second loss
# Rebels Return
From The42
# Rebels Return

Boost for Cork with win as first-half goals key and Laois suffer second loss

May 22nd 2021, 8:58 PM 8,357 Views 1 Comment

Sean White and Ruairi Deane both hit the net in the opening half in Portlaoise.

# laois - Thursday 20 May, 2021

Cork bring in experienced duo to full-forward line for away clash with Laois
# Teamsheet
From The42
# Teamsheet

Cork bring in experienced duo to full-forward line for away clash with Laois

May 20th 2021, 9:03 PM 7,184 Views 1 Comment

Portlaoise hosts Saturday night’s game.

# laois - Friday 14 May, 2021

Trade exhibition at National Ploughing Championships cancelled due to pandemic fears
# The Ploughing
# The Ploughing

Trade exhibition at National Ploughing Championships cancelled due to pandemic fears

May 14th 2021, 12:40 PM 9,585 Views 14 Comments

The exhibition was due to take place from 15 to 18 September in Ratheniska, Co Laois.

# laois - Saturday 8 May, 2021

Davy Fitz and Cheddar Plunkett name sides for tomorrow's Wexford-Laois clash
# Lovely Hurling
From The42
# Lovely Hurling

Davy Fitz and Cheddar Plunkett name sides for tomorrow's Wexford-Laois clash

May 8th 2021, 11:33 AM 9,626 Views 1 Comment

Best known as a forward, Seamus Casey starts in goal for Wexford, with Mark Fanning on the bench.

# laois - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after fatal crash in Laois
# Laois
# Laois

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after fatal crash in Laois

Apr 28th 2021, 6:05 PM 21,635 Views 0 Comments

The crash happened this afternoon.

# laois - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Government condemns 'irresponsible and reckless' wildfires in Wicklow and Laois
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Government condemns 'irresponsible and reckless' wildfires in Wicklow and Laois

Mar 9th 2021, 11:22 AM 16,157 Views 18 Comments

The blazes broke out on Saturday night with fire crews tackling the fires throughout the weekend.

# laois - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Drugs worth €187k seized after gardaí raid property in Portlaoise
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Drugs worth €187k seized after gardaí raid property in Portlaoise

Feb 7th 2021, 10:12 AM 17,664 Views 56 Comments

A man in his 40s was arrested at the scene.

# laois - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Ex-Waterford boss McGrath to stay in Laois minor role for 2021
# Management Team
From The42
# Management Team

Ex-Waterford boss McGrath to stay in Laois minor role for 2021

Jan 26th 2021, 4:04 PM 3,798 Views 0 Comments

He will assist former Dublin hurler Declan Qualter, who has been named manager.

# laois - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Laois GAA 'disappointed' as Eddie Brennan steps down as senior hurling boss
# Decision
From The42
# Decision

Laois GAA 'disappointed' as Eddie Brennan steps down as senior hurling boss

Nov 24th 2020, 12:41 PM 19,781 Views 29 Comments

The Kilkenny man confirmed today that he is moving on from the role after two seasons in charge.

# laois - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Gardaí make more arrests in €50k Laois money laundering probe
# Arrests
# Arrests

Gardaí make more arrests in €50k Laois money laundering probe

Sep 23rd 2020, 3:43 PM 21,442 Views 4 Comments

The cash was seized in April of this year.

# laois - Sunday 13 September, 2020

'From a young age, he was just gifted at everything he did' - Laois roots to Australian sporting star
# Zach Tuohy
From The42
# Zach Tuohy

'From a young age, he was just gifted at everything he did' - Laois roots to Australian sporting star

Sep 13th 2020, 8:00 AM 38,197 Views 2 Comments

On Friday, Zach Tuohy became the second Irish player after Jim Stynes to reach the 200 appearance mark in the AFL.

# laois - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Reigning senior champions triumph as Laois and Offaly action resumes after lockdown
# Back In Action
From The42
# Back In Action

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

Aug 25th 2020, 8:29 AM 8,164 Views 1 Comment

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

# laois - Monday 24 August, 2020

Kildare, Laois and Offaly see small increase in people availing of PUP
# PUP
# PUP

Kildare, Laois and Offaly see small increase in people availing of PUP

Aug 24th 2020, 10:18 PM 18,222 Views 7 Comments

The number of those in receipt of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment nationwide has reduced to 232,400.

# laois - Friday 21 August, 2020

Restrictions to remain in place in Kildare for two weeks but lifted for Laois and Offaly
# Covid19
# Covid19

Restrictions to remain in place in Kildare for two weeks but lifted for Laois and Offaly

Aug 21st 2020, 5:10 PM 68,907 Views 97 Comments

Over the last 14 days 455 cases had been reported in Kildare, 81 in Offaly and 41 in Laois.

Restrictions expected to be lifted in Laois and Offaly, but not Kildare
# LOKdown
# LOKdown

Restrictions expected to be lifted in Laois and Offaly, but not Kildare

Aug 21st 2020, 8:47 AM 34,392 Views 64 Comments

A decision on whether to extend the regional lockdown is expected to be made by the government later today.

# laois - Friday 14 August, 2020

New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government
# Support
# Support

New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government

Aug 14th 2020, 8:15 PM 16,628 Views 21 Comments

The measures were announced this evening.

What the latest figures tell us about cases in LOKdown counties - and new, smaller clusters further afield
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

What the latest figures tell us about cases in LOKdown counties - and new, smaller clusters further afield

Aug 14th 2020, 4:15 PM 59,693 Views 42 Comments

A number of counties are experiencing new outbreaks, but smaller in scale compared to the counties where restrictions are in place.

# laois - Sunday 9 August, 2020

O’Brien Fine Foods says its Timahoe factory has been closed since Wednesday
# Co Kildare
# Co Kildare

O’Brien Fine Foods says its Timahoe factory has been closed since Wednesday

Aug 9th 2020, 12:45 PM 52,116 Views 62 Comments

“In all cases, the level of asymptomatic infectivity appears to be very high,”O’Brien Fine Foods said in a statement.

# laois - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Gardaí begin conducting checkpoints in three counties affected by new restrictions
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Gardaí begin conducting checkpoints in three counties affected by new restrictions

Aug 8th 2020, 12:02 PM 65,028 Views 115 Comments

The new restrictions came into effect in Kildare, Offaly and Laois from midnight.

Explainer: How other countries have managed local lockdowns after Covid-19 clusters
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Explainer: How other countries have managed local lockdowns after Covid-19 clusters

Aug 8th 2020, 8:00 AM 28,558 Views 34 Comments

The recent increase in cases in Ireland is largely associated with clusters in three counties.

'High degree of anger': Concerns over compliance as 'arbitrary' county boundaries used to impose local lockdown
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'High degree of anger': Concerns over compliance as 'arbitrary' county boundaries used to impose local lockdown

Aug 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 63,743 Views 127 Comments

Local TDs have been reacting to the latest restrictions imposed on Laois. Offaly and Kildare.

# laois - Friday 7 August, 2020

GAA announce cessation of activity in Kildare, Offaly and Laois
# Development
From The42
# Development

GAA announce cessation of activity in Kildare, Offaly and Laois

Aug 7th 2020, 9:46 PM 9,043 Views 8 Comments

The Football Association of Ireland have made a similar announcement.

Donnelly agrees there should be reform in workplace practices after latest outbreaks in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
# Testing
# Testing

Donnelly agrees there should be reform in workplace practices after latest outbreaks in Kildare, Laois and Offaly

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 7:20 PM 51,374 Views 76 Comments

The meat industry today said there have been a high proportion of asymptomatic positive cases among workers.

New Covid-19 restrictions for Kildare, Laois and Offaly to kick in from midnight
# Regional Restrictions
# Regional Restrictions

New Covid-19 restrictions for Kildare, Laois and Offaly to kick in from midnight

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 6:23 PM 398,505 Views 294 Comments

The Government announced the measures on the back of NPHET advice following a spike in cases in recent days.

'A calamity for the country': NPHET won't rule out regional lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
# Nphet
# Nphet

'A calamity for the country': NPHET won't rule out regional lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 9:09 AM 128,853 Views 209 Comments

The outbreak is largely associated with meat processing factories.

# laois - Thursday 6 August, 2020

People in Kildare, Laois and Offaly warned about 'significant' rise in cases
# Three Counties
# Three Counties

People in Kildare, Laois and Offaly warned about 'significant' rise in cases

Updated Aug 6th 2020, 8:26 PM 89,364 Views 124 Comments

The Acting Chief Medical Officer called on people in the three counties to be particularly cautious.

# laois - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Man (20s) arrested after €161,000 worth of cocaine seized following search of house
# Portarlington
# Portarlington

Man (20s) arrested after €161,000 worth of cocaine seized following search of house

Jul 26th 2020, 10:27 AM 18,705 Views 7 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# laois - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Four men arrested after €3.9 million worth of cannabis seized in Co Laois
# Raheen
# Raheen

Four men arrested after €3.9 million worth of cannabis seized in Co Laois

Jul 1st 2020, 7:46 PM 27,928 Views 51 Comments

A substantial quantity of suspected cannabis herb and products were seized following the search of a vehicle in Raheen.

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