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Thursday 1 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Laois

All time
# Wrap
Kilkenny and Dublin each record landslide wins to book Leinster minor semi-final spots
Four quarter-final fixtures took place on Saturday in the Electric Ireland Leinster MHC.
# Laois
Renewed appeal to help find missing boy
Ronan Quinn was last seen in Portarlington on Monday.
# Missing boy
Gardaí appeal for information on missing boy (13)
Ronan Quinn has been reported missing from Portarlington in Laois.
# Ballyadams Castle
Historic doors stolen from 16th Century Laois castle
The doors are very distinctive as they are painted red and are 8cm thick and studded with nails.
Kingston hits hat-trick to give Laois safe passage to Leinster semi-final
A 10-point win over Westmeath means Laois will face either Carlow or Kildare in the final four of the Leinster SFC.
# Round-Up
53-point thriller sees Carlow dispatch Antrim after extra-time to set up meeting with Dublin
There were big wins for Carlow and Dublin in the Leinster U21 hurling Championship on Saturday.
# fresh faces
Laois make three changes ahead of Westmeath clash
John Sugrue has made the changes after his team’s extra-time victory over Wexford in the opening round of the Leinster SFC.
# Young Dubs
Dublin name three senior stars in U21 team to face Laois
The starting 15 will feature several players who have been involved in Pat Gilroy’s team this year.
# Drama
Last-gasp Laois get out of jail to win extra-time thriller against Wexford
Visitors dodge first-round exit to set up quarter-final against Westmeath.
# Wrap
Westmeath end 50-year wait with win in Laois while Antrim crush Meath in the Joe McDonagh Cup
Two Round 1 fixtures were down for decision on Saturday.
# Court
Two men released on bail after appearing in court over assault of Laois footballer Daniel O'Reilly
O’Reilly was assaulted in the Potato Market area of Carlow at around 1am on Monday.
# Carlow
Two men charged over assault of Laois footballer Daniel O'Reilly
The men, both in their 20s, will appear before Carlow District Court tomorrow.
# Assault
'Heartbroken, devastated': Laois footballer Daniel O'Reilly suffers serious head injury in attack
The incident happened in the Potato Market area of Carlow at around 1am yesterday.
# Carlow
Laois GAA player left with head injuries after late night assault in Carlow
The attack happened in the town last night.
# Off the laois
Memorable campaign ends in disappointment for Carlow as Laois clinch Division 4 title
Turlough O’Brien’s side will bemoan a slow start at Croke Park.
# carlow rising
'I had trials in England but they didn't work out... I'm happy with the way Gaelic football has gone for me'
Darragh Foley had a promising career in soccer but has found satisfaction in helping the Carlow footballers make history.
# Ballickmoyler
Woman (48) killed in two car collision in Laois
A man has sustained serious injuries.
# Laois
Four men arrested after man is stabbed in Portarlington
The men range in age from their 20s to 40s.
# a win is a win
Two first-half Conor Whelan goals help All-Ireland champions Galway past brave Laois
Laois captain Ross King’s 0-12 wasn’t enough in O’Moore Park.
# Limerick leaders
0-11 for Aaron Gillane as Limerick ease to league opener win over Laois
The Shannonsiders ran out 10-point winners.
# Dangerous Driving
Man who injured gardaí while trying to get away from drugs bust jailed for five years
A garda pursuit ended when the Laois man lost control of his car and crashed into a garda car.
# Courts
Teenagers charged over thefts of a charity box, petrol, and smartphones in 6 different counties
The presiding judge at Dublin Children’s Court said the charges related to offences around the country and it is not a straightforward case.
# Walsh Cup
Narrow wins for Meath and Offaly while Carlow and Laois also get off to bright starts
The 2018 Walsh Cup kicked off this afternoon.
# Laois
Man arrested over assault of Irish Rail worker who was locked in boot for 9 hours
The security worker was approached by a number of men as he arrived for work.
# Kilbricken
Two men arrested after Irish Rail security worker locked in car boot for nine hours
The incident occurred at around 5am on 5 December at Kilbricken, Mountrath, Co Laois.
# safe pair of hands
Waterford continue to strengthen with capture of PFAI First Division Goalkeeper of the Year
23-year-old Laois native Niall Corbet joins the First Division champions following six seasons at UCD.
# co laois
Gardaí investigate assault of Irish Rail worker who was locked in car boot for 9 hours
The man has been described as being “very, very shaken” after the incident.
# Under the Hammer
Chance to recreate the Shelbourne Hotel at home as furniture to be auctioned
Some of the furniture is unused and still in it’s original packaging.
# Mountmellick
A pub in Co Laois flooded after heavy rain, but that didn't stop the regulars having a pint
It’ll take more than that to keep them away.
# Laois
'We are dealing with a substantial amount of flooding': Army called in to help in Mountmellick
The government has announced an emergency scheme to repair flood damage done to small businesses.
# Mountmellick
Families evacuated in Laois as flooding spreads across the county
People have been urged to stay away from Mountmellick and Clonaslee.
# Stradbally
PHOTOS: Tens of thousands flock to Laois for Electric Picnic
Tickets for the festival sold out within minutes back in March.
# Robbery
Man arrested over armed raid at petrol station
The incident took place shortly after midnight on Saturday night at the Emo service station in Mountrath in Laois.
# Laois
Man robs shop, crashes getaway car, fires gun, hijacks another car, crashes and ends up in hospital
Gardai have confirmed that a man in his 30s has been arrested.
# Stradbally
Six migrants found in the back of a refrigeration truck in Laois
All six were brought to hospital as a precaution and initial reports are that all are well.
# Portarlington
Man in his 20s killed after car hits a wall
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
# Last call
Peter Creedon calls quits on time in Laois after 'unfair' drink culture criticism
The former Tipp boss had one year in the post.
Kilkenny v Limerick, Dublin v Laois - Saturday hurling match tracker
There were wins for Kilkenny and Dublin this evening.
# All-Ireland SFC
Cleary points the way as Clare sink 14-man Laois
Laois lost John O’Loughlin to a second yellow card in the second half.
# Laois
Court upholds 13-year jail term for man who raped woman four times
The man invited the woman to his house on the pretext of helping him with some painting.