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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# Offaly

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23-year-old Birr man Regan makes Super Rugby debut for the Highlanders
The Crusaders came out on top in the Super Rugby Aotearoa opener in Dunedin.
ISPCA shuts down illegal puppy farm in Offaly
Over 60 dogs were surrendered.
78-year-old man who had Covid-19 and was given an hour to live ‘very happy’ to receive vaccine
Michael Delaney was hospitalised with Covid-19 for seven weeks last year.
Leinster minor hurling and football finals postponed due to Level 5 restrictions
No inter-county minor or U20 games can take place after 27 December.
Success for Offaly as they move into Leinster final date with Cats
Faithful were too strong for Westmeath today in Mullingar.
Westmeath beat Dublin and Offaly see off Kildare to set up Leinster hurling semi-final derby
An excellent win for the Lake county’s minors and the end of the road for the Dubs.
Dublin see off Faithful’s challenge to reach semis
The Dubs won today’s Leinster U20 hurling quarter-final on a scoreline of 2-16 to 0-16.
Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Tullamore estate
No one was injured in the incident.
Down make history by winning hurling’s first inter-county shoot-out
There was further Ulster success as Antrim defeated Kerry in the Joe McDonagh Cup.
Wexford defeat Offaly after thriller ends with superb Doyle point
The Model County prevailed by 1-15 to 1-13 in top quality game in Enniscorthy.
All-Ireland champions Galway book last six spot with another big win - but face exciting Cork clash first
Cathal Murray’s Tribe swatted understrength Offaly aside with ease at a rain-sodden Pearse Stadium.
Tipperary footballers retain Division 3 status while Leitrim suffer drop
There was plenty to play for in the final round of league games this weekend.
Covid-19 case forces Offaly hurlers to forfeit Christy Ring Cup opener
‘Almost every member’ of the panel has been deemed a close contact of the player who tested positive.
Blow for Offaly as Faithful confirm withdrawal from opening fixture
A member of their senior management team has been diagnosed with Covid-19.
Cyclist seriously injured after being hit by car in Offaly
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.
Reigning senior champions triumph as Laois and Offaly action resumes after lockdown
Portlaoise and Ferbane amongst the winners as the senior football action returned.
Kildare, Laois and Offaly see small increase in people availing of PUP
The number of those in receipt of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment nationwide has reduced to 232,400.
Restrictions to remain in place in Kildare for two weeks but lifted for Laois and Offaly
Over the last 14 days 455 cases had been reported in Kildare, 81 in Offaly and 41 in Laois.
New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government
The measures were announced this evening.
What the latest figures tell us about cases in LOKdown counties - and new, smaller clusters further afield
A number of counties are experiencing new outbreaks, but smaller in scale compared to the counties where restrictions are in place.
Offaly meat factory to reopen in the coming days after halting operations due to Covid-19 outbreak
Carroll Cuisine said all of its factory based employees were tested and received a negative result for Covid-19.
O’Brien Fine Foods says its Timahoe factory has been closed since Wednesday
“In all cases, the level of asymptomatic infectivity appears to be very high,”O’Brien Fine Foods said in a statement.
Gardaí begin conducting checkpoints in three counties affected by new restrictions
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
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
Local TDs have been reacting to the latest restrictions imposed on Laois. Offaly and Kildare.
GAA announce cessation of activity in Kildare, Offaly and Laois
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
The meat industry today said there have been a high proportion of asymptomatic positive cases among workers.
'A calamity for the country': NPHET won't rule out regional lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
The outbreak is largely associated with meat processing factories.
People in Kildare, Laois and Offaly warned about 'significant' rise in cases
The Acting Chief Medical Officer called on people in the three counties to be particularly cautious.
Man stabbed 16 times and set on fire after ex-girlfriend falsely said he was garda informant, court hears
In 2015, Ciarán Murphy was found in a dog cage in his home by a passers-by who noticed his cottage was in flames.
'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban
The Offaly chairman has suggested that teams who break the rule should be removed from the championship.
Soccer referee who suffered broken jaw receives €5,000 compensation from attacker
Daniel Sweeney also suffered a fractured eye socket during the attack after a match in 2018.
Gardaí believe men arrested in small Offaly town were South American 'hit team'
The men, arrested in Clara today, are understood to be Brazilian.
Three men arrested after €100,000 cannabis seizure in Co Offaly
Gardaí carried out a search at a house in Birr, Co Offaly today, where the seizure was made.
Third person dies as gardaí investigate unexplained deaths at hostel in Tullamore
Gardaí have been investigating after two women died at the hostel on Sunday.
Investigation underway into unexplained deaths of two women at hostel in Tullamore
Another 23-year-old male is also in critical condition in hospital.
Teenage pedestrian dies after crash involving jeep in Offaly
The crash occurred at approximately 7.30pm this evening.
Boy (7) killed in light plane crash in Offaly 'should not have been allowed to fly in aircraft' - report
Kasper Kacprzak was killed, alongside the pilot of the plane, when it crashed in Offaly in 2018.
Two stoppage-time Antrim goals condemn Offaly to another year in Division 2A
A dramatic finish in Tullamore this afternoon.
Last-gasp Gailltír goal seals All-Ireland crown after 2019 loss and breaks St Rynagh's hearts
Úna Jackman was the hero of the hour for the Waterford side.