Portlaoise

321 results

Trevor Boland: “Our costs have gone up, our feeds, our fertiliser, but the price we receive hasn’t increased.” Photograph:  Brian Farrell

For Francie Gorman, a full-time suckler farmer in Portlaoise, the past six months have been as grim as he can remember, as the beef industry struggles(...)

Some 500 litres of wine and six litres of spirts seized at Dublin Port.  Photograph: Revenue

Two vehicles arriving in Ireland from France were found to be smuggling 500 litres of wine when stopped and searched by Revenue officials. The wine, (...)

Hospital cleaners are among the thousands of support staff across the country who will be balloted on strike action. File photograph: Getty

The Government is facing a potential national strike by support staff in hospitals across the country including porters, security personnel, cleaners (...)

Local-election candidate: Lekha Menon Margassery, who is running as an Independent in Cork city. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Can Irish politics become as diverse as Irish society?  In 2016 Uruemu Adejinmi got in touch with a local Longford general election candida(...)

The High Court heard a CT scan later showed Patrick Lalor had sustained an eye socket fracture. He later developed infection in the lacerations and sepsis and pneumonia and died on June 10th, 2015.

The widow of a man who fell out of his bed while in respite care and died some weeks later has settled her High Court action against the HSE on confid(...)

Greenfield Global is one of the largest solvent companies in North America. Photograph: iStock

A Canadian alcohol and fuel ethanol producer is investing in the region of €30 million to establish its new European manufacturing headquarters in Por(...)

Creamery House, The Square, Castlecomer, Co Kilkenny.Photograph: Dylan Vaughan.

The term landmark building could have been coined for Creamery House, the imposing four-storey Georgian residence that towers over Market Square in th(...)

A man who was arrested as a teenager for running an alleged explosives and firearm collection errand for a man since convicted over the murder of Gareth Hutch, wants the High Court to dismiss his prosecution due to a delay. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

A man who was arrested as a teenager for running an alleged explosives and firearm collection errand for a man since convicted over the murder of Gare(...)

A man was arrested in the midlands in the early hours of Tuesday morning following a car chase that lasted almost an hour and spanned three counties. (...)

Gardaí are searching for a four-man gang which broke into a house in Co Laois and left a man with serious injuries.

Gardaí are searching for a four-man gang which broke into a house in Co Laois and left a man with serious injuries. The masked men, who wore black cl(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »