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#Portlaoise

# portlaoise - This year 2022

Three men arrested as gardaí recover suspected stolen property including chain saw and quad
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Three men arrested as gardaí recover suspected stolen property including chain saw and quad

Sep 30th 2022, 8:37 AM 18,845 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí recovered the goods after a van was stopped and searched in Portlaoise yesterday.

The Wolf of Portlaoise: Zach Tuohy is an Irish sporting story that needs to be savoured
# One Step Away
From The42
# One Step Away

The Wolf of Portlaoise: Zach Tuohy is an Irish sporting story that needs to be savoured

Sep 21st 2022, 6:01 PM 22,443 Views 4 Comments

Zach Tuohy plays his 250th AFL game in the Grand Final on Saturday.

Three men to appear in court after gardaí seize drugs worth €90,000 in Portlaoise
# Laois
# Laois

Three men to appear in court after gardaí seize drugs worth €90,000 in Portlaoise

May 12th 2022, 9:54 AM 6,953 Views 0 Comments

The men, two aged in their late teens and one aged in his early 20s, were arrested on Tuesday night.

# portlaoise - Last year 2021

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Portlaoise assault that put man in hospital
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Portlaoise assault that put man in hospital

Nov 14th 2021, 7:45 AM 13,639 Views 2 Comments

The man’s condition is described as serious but stable.

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 11,609 Views 0 Comments

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

Man arrested by gardaí investigating disappearance of William Delaney has been released
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Man arrested by gardaí investigating disappearance of William Delaney has been released

Apr 15th 2021, 1:23 PM 20,565 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have been assisted by the Defence Forces in searches for the missing man.

Man arrested after hijacking car and threatening driver with knife
# Charged
# Charged

Man arrested after hijacking car and threatening driver with knife

Apr 6th 2021, 5:07 PM 28,843 Views 0 Comments

The man demanded to be driven to Portlaoise.

Gardaí renew appeal for man missing from Portlaoise since January 2019
# William Delaney
# William Delaney

Gardaí renew appeal for man missing from Portlaoise since January 2019

Mar 22nd 2021, 9:43 AM 19,012 Views 0 Comments

William Delaney was reported missing from Portlaoise on Wednesday, 31 January 2019.

Group fined after travelling 100km to Co Laois beauty spot
# Rock Of Dunamaise
# Rock Of Dunamaise

Group fined after travelling 100km to Co Laois beauty spot

Feb 24th 2021, 8:25 PM 83,363 Views 74 Comments

Gardaí on patrol in Portlaoise found a group that had travelled well outside their 5km to visit the Rock of Dunamaise.

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 17,864 Views 56 Comments

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

Three prisoners in Portlaoise and Mountjoy test positive for Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Three prisoners in Portlaoise and Mountjoy test positive for Covid-19

Jan 12th 2021, 7:58 AM 15,059 Views 12 Comments

The prison service is making arrangements for mass testing of prisoners and staff in both locations.

Man due to appear in court following drone and drugs seizure in Portlaoise
# Courts
# Courts

Man due to appear in court following drone and drugs seizure in Portlaoise

Jan 8th 2021, 10:02 AM 9,561 Views 0 Comments

The man in his 20s was arrested by gardaí on Wednesday.

Gardaí arrest man near prison in possession of drone, drugs, and mobile phones
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Gardaí arrest man near prison in possession of drone, drugs, and mobile phones

Jan 7th 2021, 8:35 PM 29,284 Views 22 Comments

Two cars were also seized by investigating gardaí.

# portlaoise - All time

'To leave at a young age to go to the opposite side of the world and succeed, it takes a special person'
# AFL Stars
From The42
# AFL Stars

'To leave at a young age to go to the opposite side of the world and succeed, it takes a special person'

Oct 22nd 2020, 6:39 PM 11,556 Views 0 Comments

Former coaches on the rise of the two Irish stars chasing Australian Rules glory on Saturday.

Nurses at Portlaoise hospital raise concerns after Covid outbreak leads to closure of ward
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Nurses at Portlaoise hospital raise concerns after Covid outbreak leads to closure of ward

Oct 15th 2020, 5:22 PM 28,554 Views 7 Comments

The medical ward at Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise is no longer accepting new patients.

Fourth resident at Laois nursing home dies after contracting Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Fourth resident at Laois nursing home dies after contracting Covid-19

Oct 14th 2020, 4:29 PM 18,238 Views 15 Comments

On Monday, three residents were confirmed to have died at Kilminchy Lodge Nursing Home in Portlaoise.

€80,000 worth of cannabis seized after gardaí searched cars in Kerry and Laois
# Drugs
# Drugs

€80,000 worth of cannabis seized after gardaí searched cars in Kerry and Laois

Sep 8th 2020, 8:37 AM 17,975 Views 0 Comments

Two men have been charged.

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 8,251 Views 1 Comment

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

Man charged following seizure of handgun during search of car in Portlaoise
# Charged
# Charged

Man charged following seizure of handgun during search of car in Portlaoise

Jul 7th 2020, 9:37 PM 15,669 Views 0 Comments

The seizure was made during a search of a car yesterday afternoon.

Three people charged after drugs worth €550,000 were seized in Portlaoise
# Court
# Court

Three people charged after drugs worth €550,000 were seized in Portlaoise

Apr 11th 2020, 10:15 AM 24,491 Views 0 Comments

Cannabis and cocaine were seized by gardaí on Wednesday.

Gardaí make three arrests following seizure of €555,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Gardaí make three arrests following seizure of €555,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis

Apr 8th 2020, 8:27 PM 27,012 Views 15 Comments

Officers were responding to reports of suspicious behaviour.

GAA re-fix football league games for next weekend after Storm Ciara caused postponements
# Rained Off
From The42
# Rained Off

GAA re-fix football league games for next weekend after Storm Ciara caused postponements

Feb 10th 2020, 6:35 PM 3,656 Views 0 Comments

The weather has also caused havoc on the Ulster schools GAA scene.

Drugs worth €59,000 seized at Portlaoise Mail Centre
# Khat
# Khat

Drugs worth €59,000 seized at Portlaoise Mail Centre

Jan 24th 2020, 10:53 PM 18,893 Views 22 Comments

The illegal drugs were concealed in parcels originating in Ethiopia

Family concerned for welfare of man (27) missing from Laois for four days
# Appeal
# Appeal

Family concerned for welfare of man (27) missing from Laois for four days

Jan 20th 2020, 6:19 PM 31,356 Views 0 Comments

It is believed Helbijs Lejins may be in the Dublin area.

Eire Og reach first Leinster club football championship final in 21 years
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Eire Og reach first Leinster club football championship final in 21 years

Nov 23rd 2019, 9:06 PM 11,078 Views 8 Comments

They defeated 13-man Portlaoise in MW Hire O’Moore Park this evening.

'Both teams would have been happy with the replay rather than it be settled on penalties'
# Spot Kicks
From The42
# Spot Kicks

'Both teams would have been happy with the replay rather than it be settled on penalties'

Nov 11th 2019, 9:55 PM 23,803 Views 19 Comments

Portlaoise’s Craig Rogers kicked the winning spot kick to book their place in the Leinster SFC semi-finals.

Brexit won't affect how you send letters, but your consumer rights for UK purchases may change
# An Post
# An Post

Brexit won't affect how you send letters, but your consumer rights for UK purchases may change

Aug 26th 2019, 4:58 PM 14,009 Views 34 Comments

Minister of State Helen McEntee was in Portlaoise Mail Centre today to monitor preparations.

Tommy O’Connell scores 1-10 as Cork beat Kilkenny to book All-Ireland U20 final spot
# The Rebel County
From The42
# The Rebel County

Tommy O’Connell scores 1-10 as Cork beat Kilkenny to book All-Ireland U20 final spot

Aug 3rd 2019, 3:49 PM 20,036 Views 38 Comments

Denis Ring’s side will now face Tipperary or Wexford in the first-ever All-Ireland U20 hurling final.

As it happened: Meath vs Clare, All-Ireland SFC qualifiers From The42
Live Jul 7th 2019, 2:45 PM

As it happened: Meath vs Clare, All-Ireland SFC qualifiers

Search continues this morning for missing Portlaoise man after two arrested on suspicion of murder
# William Delaney
# William Delaney

Search continues this morning for missing Portlaoise man after two arrested on suspicion of murder

Jun 21st 2019, 11:09 AM 15,097 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí and the Defence Forces are searching an area at the Rock of Dunamase near Portlaoise.

Man (30s) and teenager arrested on suspicion of murder as part of search for missing person
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Man (30s) and teenager arrested on suspicion of murder as part of search for missing person

Jun 20th 2019, 9:18 PM 42,993 Views 6 Comments

A search of an area in Portlaoise is to continue tomorrow with the assistance of the Defence Forces.

Cluxton, McCaffrey return as Dublin recall big guns for Louth clash
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Cluxton, McCaffrey return as Dublin recall big guns for Louth clash

May 25th 2019, 2:02 PM 10,082 Views 10 Comments

Darren Gavin is also in line to make his Championship debut after being named in midfield.

Kilo of cannabis seized by gardaí and revenue in Portlaoise searches
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Kilo of cannabis seized by gardaí and revenue in Portlaoise searches

Apr 23rd 2019, 6:50 PM 15,449 Views 26 Comments

Three men were arrested.

Search underway for masked gang who left man seriously injured after home break-in
# Laois
# Laois

Search underway for masked gang who left man seriously injured after home break-in

Mar 27th 2019, 4:34 PM 18,921 Views 16 Comments

The gang were armed with screwdrivers and sledgehammers.

Train disruptions at Kildare-Portlaoise, Belfast, and Pearse Station this weekend
# Mind The Gap
# Mind The Gap

Train disruptions at Kildare-Portlaoise, Belfast, and Pearse Station this weekend

Feb 23rd 2019, 6:00 AM 9,630 Views 9 Comments

There are three separate disruptions to train services this weekend – here’s a run through of what’s planned.

Investigation launched after Defence Forces member accidentally discharges weapon at petrol station
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Investigation launched after Defence Forces member accidentally discharges weapon at petrol station

Feb 16th 2019, 2:00 PM 43,260 Views 52 Comments

The incident happened at 9.30pm on Wednesday.

'We'll pay them the respect they deserve' - David vs Goliath in Leinster senior final
# Worlds Apart
From The42
# Worlds Apart

'We'll pay them the respect they deserve' - David vs Goliath in Leinster senior final

Nov 26th 2018, 10:43 AM 5,359 Views 0 Comments

Crokes defeated Portlaoise in yesterday’s semi-final.

Portlaoise have stoppage-time penalty saved as Kilmacud advance to first Leinster final since 2010
# Narrow Win
From The42
# Narrow Win

Portlaoise have stoppage-time penalty saved as Kilmacud advance to first Leinster final since 2010

Nov 25th 2018, 3:39 PM 13,477 Views 2 Comments

The Dublin champions will face Longford’s Mullinalaghta in the Leinster club SFC final.

Eddie Brennan's 1-1 helps Graigue-Ballycallan into Leinster intermediate club final
# Rolling Back The Years
From The42
# Rolling Back The Years

Eddie Brennan's 1-1 helps Graigue-Ballycallan into Leinster intermediate club final

Nov 17th 2018, 3:11 PM 8,269 Views 3 Comments

The 40-year-old new Laois hurling manager is still going strong with his club.

'It would have tainted it a bit getting knocked out first round in Leinster after winning the Dublin championship'
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

'It would have tainted it a bit getting knocked out first round in Leinster after winning the Dublin championship'

Nov 13th 2018, 4:55 PM 4,979 Views 1 Comment

Paul Mannion and Kilmacud are aiming to make their mark in Leinster.

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