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Thursday 28 September 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Offaly

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'They gave 110% support for me as manager - there was unbelievable untruth put out in the media'
Stephen Wallace has hit back after his dismissal as Offaly senior football manager.
Offaly senior footballers seeking an interim manager as Stephen Wallace departs
The county released a statement on Wednesday night announcing their search for a new manager.
Tributes paid after tragic death of 'happy, smiling young boy who loved planes'
Kacper Kacprzak (7) died in Sunday’s plane crash in Offaly.
Plane remains at crash site as investigation into deaths of man and boy (7) continues
An eyewitness said he saw the plane plunging “vertically down” into the bog.
Bodies of pilot and 7-year-old boy recovered after light aircraft crash in Offaly
The crash happened near Clonbullogue this afternoon.
Offaly v Galway, Leinster SHC
Join us as the reigning Leinster and All-Ireland champions get another summer underway in Tullamore.
Investigation in Offaly after body of newborn found in boot of car
A post-mortem concluded the baby died of natural causes.
Gardaí concerned for wellbeing of man missing almost 2 weeks
Edgars Leimanis (26) went was last seen at 11pm at Newberry Close in Edenderry on Saturday 31 March.
Public appeal for man missing from Edenderry since last Saturday
Edgars Leimanis was last seen at his home last Saturday.
Man in 70s found dead on Offaly roadside
Following the results of a post-mortem, foul play is not suspected.
14 people due in court after drugs sold to undercover gardaí in Offaly
Gardaí also seized controlled substances, cash and items of evidential value during follow-up searches.
Cavan and Fermanagh continue unbeaten streaks while Derry earn first win of the year
Sunday saw Meath suffer their first defeat of the year in Division 2, Offaly succumb to Derry at Celtic Park and Roscommon claim the FBD League title.
14-man Offaly brought back down to earth with heavy defeat to Limerick
Elsewhere in Division 1B, a late Donal Burke free handed Dublin a narrow win over Antrim.
Kilkenny hold on for three-point success over Offaly to book Walsh Cup final place
Brian Cody’s side triumphed in Tullamore today.
Four-time All-Ireland hurling final referee Brian Gavin hangs up his whistle
The Offaly man has retired from inter-county refereeing.
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.
Man (70) dies after being hit by lorry in Offaly
The man was pronounced dead at Tullamore hospital.
Narrow wins for Meath and Offaly while Carlow and Laois also get off to bright starts
The 2018 Walsh Cup kicked off this afternoon.
Winning starts for Westmeath, Longford, Carlow and Offaly in O'Byrne Cup openers
The four sides opened their 2018 seasons on positive notes.
Elderly man beaten over the head with a stick during Offaly burglary
The man, who is in his 70s, also had a knife held to his throat.
Blow for Offaly as experienced goalkeeper opts out for 2018
James Dempsey won’t be involved with Offaly next year.
'He's going back doing a bit of herding': Offaly farmer who was savagely beaten returns to work
Richie McKelvey was admitted to hospital after being injured in the burglary of his farm.
'The man was working on a rowing machine with one leg to keep his cardio up'
Peter Healion has praised his Kilcormac/Killoughey teammate Dan Currams for his remarkable recovery from a broken leg.
Gardaí urge locals to keep an eye out for discarded clothing after aggravated burglary
A man in his 50s was taken to hospital after a number of intruders forced their way into his home.
Four-year-old girl dies after tragic accident at house
The incident happened on Saturday.
Man arrested following €1 million Offaly drug seizure to appear in court this morning
The man was arrested on Wednesday.
Over €1 million worth of drugs found in Offaly house
Gardaí also recovered a firearm along with ammunition.
At 88.6%, Offaly has the highest percentage of Catholics in Ireland
Ireland’s population of Roman Catholics has fallen since 2011.
'I hope you are in the light now Fi': Letter written by late mother of missing Fiona Pender
Fiona Pender’s brother John has released a statement, following the death of his mother.
'You could grow rice in the field': Scramble to clean up Ploughing site after yesterday's flooding
New carparks have been set up for the final day of the Ploughing.
Mother of missing woman Fiona Pender dies following long battle with illness
Josephine Pender made an emotional plea for information about her missing daughter just three weeks ago.
'I was losing my memory but still trying to work. Then I started coughing up blood'
As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile the Offaly firm behind Mór Irish Gin.
These 6th class pupils in Offaly turned a profit with this practical solution for head lice
The class at Scoil Bhríde all invested €2 into the Bug Busting Bobbins project.
Investigation launched after a man was shot in a field in Offaly
The incident happened shortly before 10pm in a field in the outskirts of Tullamore.
Father airlifted to hospital with serious injuries as 11-year-old son also hurt in Offaly farming incident
The incident occurred at around 3.45pm this afternoon at a farm in Congort, Shinrone.
Man (23) killed after car crashes into wall early this morning
Gardaí in Co Galway are investigating the single-vehicle collision.
The Offaly Rose has been crowned the Rose of Tralee for 2017
24-year-old Jennifer Byrne is your new Rose of Tralee.
Missing teenage boy found safe and well
Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance.
Gardaí suspect blaze at Birr Workhouse may have been started maliciously
The fire broke out at around 2.30pm yesterday afternoon.
Offaly was once the centre of the world for stargazing - today it takes a giant leap back there
Ireland is to be part of a huge Europe-wide telescope.