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News Ireland » Laois: Meet the alpaca farmer - whose hobby led him to owning the largest alpaca herd in Ireland

News channel or source: https://www.independent.ie/business/farming/rural-life/meet-the-alpaca-farmer-whose-hobby-led-him-to-owning-the-largest-alpaca-herd-in-ireland-36619318.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Eoghan MacConnell It’s a sector in its infancy in Ireland but alpaca farmer Paul MacDonnell believes ... foothills of the Slieve Bloom Mountains near the Offaly border in Co Laois with his wife Elizabeth and four young children. Paul says he got ...

News Ireland » Laois: Laois battle is a real do or die showdown for Antrim: Dillon

News channel or source: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/sport/gaa/antrim/laois-battle-is-a-real-do-or-die-showdown-for-antrim-dillon-36605565.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Having lost to Galway and Dublin, the Saffrons face into Saturday's assignment against Laois at O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, knowing that defeat will extinguish their aspirations of promotion. In succumbing to reigning All-Ireland champions Galway by just ...

News Ireland » Laois: Hurling League: Saffrons make three changes for crucial Portlaoise game

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/gaelic-games/43089071
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Limerick head the table on a maximum four points with All-Ireland champions Galway while Offaly and Dublin ... "We are very happy how we are progressing as a team and we look forward to the Laois game on Saturday night with a huge amount of enthusiasm."

News Ireland » Laois: All-Ireland final experience can propel Cross and Passion, Ballycastle past Waterford IT

News channel or source: http://www.irishnews.com/sport/hurlingandcamogie/2018/02/17/news/all-ireland-final-experience-can-propel-cross-and-passion-ballycastle-past-waterford-it-1257547/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

All-Ireland Schools' A Camogie semi-final ... With Roscrea positioned right on the Leinster border, they draw from strong clubs in Offaly (Shinrone) and Laois (Camross) both of whom have shown well in recent Féile competitions. The Bellaghy Féile ...

News Ireland » Laois: ‘Obscene’ demands on players described after Sigerson Cup final

News channel or source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/sport/gaa/obscene-demands-on-players-described-after-sigerson-cup-final-467312.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Electric Ireland Sigerson Cup final ... Casey (Tipperary), C .McCarthy (Monaghan), B. Byrne (Kildare); E. Lowry (Laois), E. O’Carroll (Laois), C. O’Callaghan (Dublin). Subs: B. O’Seanachain (Kerry) for Fortune (h/t); T. Hayes for O’Carroll ...

News Ireland » Laois: Kelly feels Laois making progress

News channel or source: http://www.hoganstand.com/article/index/280965
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

Running the All-Ireland champions close in a league encounter is a huge boost to confidence for a young Laois side, according to their manager Eamonn Kelly. It has been well documented about how the O'Moore County are going through a transition period as ...

News Ireland » Laois: At a glance: A guide to the weekend's GAA action

News channel or source: https://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0216/941288-at-a-glance-a-guide-to-the-weekends-gaa-action/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Laois and Antrim, both of whom have lost their first two games ... They also prevailed after extra-time (4-23 to 2-22) in last year’s All-Ireland qualifiers - a first championship success over their neighbours since 1959. In the last two meeting between ...

News Ireland » Laois: Met Eireann issue second national weather warning with ‘extremely’ cold conditions to kick in across Ireland

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.ie/news/2143928/met-eireann-issue-second-national-weather-warning-with-extremely-cold-conditions-to-kick-in-across-ireland/
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

Dunamase castle on the Rock of Dunamase in Aghnahily, Co Laois That remains in place until midnight ... widely falling back to -3 or -4 degrees Celsius across the eastern half of Ireland. “A little less cold near the Atlantic Seaboard later in the ...

News Ireland » Laois: If you think Dublin is the county with the most pubs in Ireland, you're very, very wrong

News channel or source: https://www.joe.ie/news/most-pubs-ireland-revealed-616323
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

On the other side of the table are Offaly and Laois with 126 and 123 respectively. If ever there was a time for Cork to secede from Ireland in order to become the People's Republic of Cork, we would probably be one All-Ireland hurling championship away ...

News Ireland » Laois: First start of 2018 for McInerney comes as one of 4 Galway changes for Offaly tie

News channel or source: http://www.the42.ie/galway-team-offaly-gearoid-mcinerney-3856992-Feb2018/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Padraig Brehony and Sean Linnane make way after starting against Laois last time out. St Thomas’ clubman Cooney makes his first start at senior level. 10 of Galway’s 2017 All-Ireland winning starting team are included.