Laois; Minimal Journey, Maximum Enjoyment!

Summer is in full swing! It’s been scorching weather so far, so it’s the perfect opportunity to get out and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. County Laois is a midlands hidden gem that has so much to offer for families, friends and couples to explore. It’s the perfect day escape and is less […]

Laois Dealer Launches New Amazone Catros Compact Disc Harrow

Abbeyleix farm machinery dealer E.C. Pratt – authorised representative for the Farmhand range of equipment – has announced the arrival into its showroom of the all-new Amazone Catros 3003 compact disc harrow.   Selling at a price EUR2,500 below the existing Catros 3001 – the new 3003 is designed for shallow and intensively mixing soil […]

Laois and Offaly See Worrying Fall In Uptake Of Life-Saving Cancer Vaccine

The dramatic fall in the uptake of a cancer-preventing vaccine requires urgent action for it to be addressed, the newly-formed HPV Vaccination Alliance has said. The Laois/Offaly region has seen a steep drop in uptake of the HPV vaccine, which protects against the strains of Human Papilloma Virus which cause seven in ten cases of […]

New Cottage Market for Tipperary

20 Cottage Markets are set to open in towns across the country this year as a result of the ‘Cottage Market’ initiative unveiled by GIY and supported by Ulster Bank and The Ireland Funds.   Last month community groups from across the country were invited to apply to the initiative for funding in order to […]

Tipperary Senior Football v Laois, Saturday, February 25th, 2017

The Tipperary football team to play Laois in Round 3 of the Allianz Football League Division 3 encounter in O’Moore Park, Portlaoise tomorrow Saturday, February 25th, at 7pm has been announced by manager Liam Kearns. It’s as you were once again for Kearns’ side as Tipp look to bounce back from the one point defeat to […]

Tipperary GAA Scene June 21st 2011

BY COUNTY PRO GER RYAN TIPP QUALIFY FOR MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING FINAL Congratulations to Tipperary on reaching the Munster Senior Hurling final by defeating Clare by 4-19 to 1-19 in an exciting game at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick on Sunday. The final against Waterford on Sunday July 10 is fixed for Páirc Uí Chaoimh […]

Tipperary Senior Football team to play Laois

The Tipperary Senior Football team to play Laois shows 6 changes from the team which lost to Kerry in the Munster SF quarter final in May. Into the team come Matthew O’Donnell in goal, Paddy Codd at right corner back, Brian Jones at centre back, Brian Fox at left half back, Stephen Hahessy at right […]