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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Laois

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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.
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.
'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.
Families evacuated in Laois as flooding spreads across the county
People have been urged to stay away from Mountmellick and Clonaslee.
PHOTOS: Tens of thousands flock to Laois for Electric Picnic
Tickets for the festival sold out within minutes back in March.
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.
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.
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.
Man in his 20s killed after car hits a wall
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
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.
Cleary points the way as Clare sink 14-man Laois
Laois lost John O’Loughlin to a second yellow card in the second half.
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.
14-man Laois narrowly edge out Carlow to book place in All-Ireland qualifier draw
Laois lost Ross King to a sending off after 13 minutes.
Dublin fire eight goals in 28-point demolition as they advance to sixth Leinster final in-a-row
Captain Sinead Aherne scored 3-4 as the reigning provincial champions blew Laois away.
Qualifiers wrap: Wicklow leave it too late and Sligo hold out to win
Wicklow scored two late goals to give Laois a fright.
Davy Fitz watches his side cruise past Laois from the stand to book semi-final date with the Cats
Jack Guiney made a huge impact off the bench as Wexford now face Kilkenny on 10 June.
Missing teen found safe and well
The boy had been missing from Limerick.
Adrian Mullen's 1-8 inspires Kilkenny to Leinster final following 30-point demolition of Laois
They’ll face Dublin in the decider.
Wexford and Laois both pull off dramatic comebacks to reach Leinster MFC last eight
They beat Wicklow and Meath respectively.
Gardaí believe missing Laois teen may be in Dublin
Jason Collins was last seen on 27 April in Portlaoise.
Wins for Laois and Wexford in Leinster MHC as they march on to semi-finals
They will now face Dublin and Kilkenny respectively.
Appeal for 15-year-old Jason Collins missing from Laois
It is believed that he may be in the Dublin area.
Man arrested after Portlaoise stabbing in broad daylight
The victim received non life-threatening injuries.
Man who 'lifted' 11-year-old girl from green area near her home has jail term cut
He successfully appealed his sentence with the Court of Appeal holding that it was “excessive”.
Gardaí seize €250,000 worth of cannabis at random traffic stop on motorway in Laois
Nearly half a million euro worth of the drug has been seized today across the country.
Three men jailed for breaking into GAA clubs, schools and businesses across Kildare and Laois
Two brothers and their acquaintance appeared in court this week.
Gardaí seize cocaine worth €35,000 in wooded area in Laois
There were no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.
Body of missing Polish man found
He had not been seen since Wednesday afternoon.
Laois man who raped and brutally beat his wife jailed for five years
The man told gardaí he “flipped” because the woman accused him of being “needy”.
'I just want to find Tony. I'm brokenhearted': Mother's plea for missing son
Tony Egan was last seen in Portarlington, Laois, on 19 September.
"He just grew quieter and quieter and then there was silence" - family share heartbreak of son killed by drunk driver
Gillian and Ronan Treacy’s four-year-old son Ciarán was killed by a drunk driver in Co Laois in April 2014.
'You could be wiped out at any moment': Irishman on fighting Isis in Syria
Joshua Molloy, a Laois native and ex-British soldier, was arrested when trying to return to Ireland.
One of Laois' best-known hurlers retires from inter-county game at just 28
Hip injuries have forced Willie Hyland to step away.
Alan Kelly is properly miffed at suggestions a Tipperary rail line should close
It costs €550 for each passenger on the Ballybrophy line, compared to just 90 cent for each Dart passenger.
Two men arrested over 2012 murder of Gerard Eglington in Laois
The 27-year-old was shot in the Kilnacourt Woods housing estate.
Garda investigation launched after man in his 50s dies in workplace incident
He was pronounced dead at the scene shortly before 10am.
A hotel in Laois has been voted the best in the world - and Condé Nast gets the location wrong
The magazine describes Ballyfin House as being located “an hour and a half north of Dublin”.
This brilliant goal in the final seconds denied Portlaoise a 10th consecutive Laois SFC title
A first crown for Stradbally since 2005 by the narrowest of margins.
Man guilty in case of marital rape in Co Laois
It is only the fourth case of marital rape in the state since the act was criminalised in 1990.