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#Co Offaly

# co-offaly - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Man (31) appears in court in Tullamore charged with the murder of Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy

Man (31) appears in court in Tullamore charged with the murder of Ashling Murphy

Jan 19th 2022, 7:30 PM 334,384 Views 0 Comments

A second man arrested by investigating gardaí has been released without charge.

# co-offaly - Sunday 16 January, 2022

Ashling Murphy murder: Gardaí carry out searches as investigation continues
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Ashling Murphy murder: Gardaí carry out searches as investigation continues

Jan 16th 2022, 9:12 AM 129,902 Views 0 Comments

Detectives have spoken to a person of interest in the probe, who remains in hospital.

# co-offaly - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Ashling Murphy: Investigation continues as gardaí turn attention to new person of interest
# Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy

Ashling Murphy: Investigation continues as gardaí turn attention to new person of interest

Jan 15th 2022, 3:00 PM 148,723 Views 0 Comments

The man identified by gardaí has been receiving treatment for injuries at a hospital.

# co-offaly - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Gardaí say 'no stone will be left unturned' in Ashling Murphy murder investigation
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Gardaí say 'no stone will be left unturned' in Ashling Murphy murder investigation

Updated Jan 13th 2022, 6:00 PM 330,094 Views 40 Comments

The young woman’s killing has led to an outpouring of shock at a local and national level.

# co-offaly - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Growhouse and drugs worth an estimated €110,000 seized in Offaly
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Growhouse and drugs worth an estimated €110,000 seized in Offaly

Dec 23rd 2021, 2:22 PM 20,531 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said that around 138 cannabis plants were found during a search operation in Co Offaly.

# co-offaly - Sunday 19 December, 2021

Teen arrested after car mounted pavement and hit pedestrians in Offaly
# Birr
# Birr

Teen arrested after car mounted pavement and hit pedestrians in Offaly

Updated Dec 19th 2021, 2:18 PM 68,380 Views 0 Comments

The driver, a male juvenile aged in his late teens, was arrested at the scene.

# co-offaly - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Two men due in court charged over early morning armed robbery in midlands
# Co Offaly
# Co Offaly

Two men due in court charged over early morning armed robbery in midlands

Nov 17th 2021, 9:02 AM 20,680 Views 0 Comments

Three men entered the store in Ferbane, Co Offaly armed with a number of weapons.

# co-offaly - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Teenager in serious condition in hospital after being struck by jeep in Co Offaly
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Teenager in serious condition in hospital after being struck by jeep in Co Offaly

Aug 12th 2021, 7:26 PM 19,677 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at around 2.1pm on Church Road in Tullamore.

# co-offaly - Monday 23 November, 2020

Search stood down for man missing from Co Offaly
# Pat Walsh
# Pat Walsh

Search stood down for man missing from Co Offaly

Nov 23rd 2020, 10:48 PM 27,912 Views 0 Comments

The search for Pat Walsh has been stood down.

# co-offaly - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Flood victims in an Offaly village feel forgotten and 'never really considered in the first place'
# Left High And Dry
# Left High And Dry

Flood victims in an Offaly village feel forgotten and 'never really considered in the first place'

Feb 25th 2020, 12:05 AM 40,308 Views 34 Comments

Paddy Towey hasn’t lived in his house since the last major flood in 2015. He wants the government to come and talk with him.

# co-offaly - Monday 14 May, 2018

Plane remains at crash site as investigation into deaths of man and boy (7) continues
# Edenderry
# Edenderry

Plane remains at crash site as investigation into deaths of man and boy (7) continues

May 14th 2018, 3:23 PM 46,821 Views 53 Comments

An eyewitness said he saw the plane plunging “vertically down” into the bog.

# co-offaly - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Teen held over stabbing at house in Offaly is released without charge
# Edenderry
# Edenderry

Teen held over stabbing at house in Offaly is released without charge

Nov 21st 2017, 3:03 PM 28,005 Views 7 Comments

The youth had been arrested in connection with the incident.

# co-offaly - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Minute's silence held at Ploughing Championships for man who died on Wexford farm
# Martin Kehoe Jr
# Martin Kehoe Jr

Minute's silence held at Ploughing Championships for man who died on Wexford farm

Sep 20th 2017, 2:50 PM 21,061 Views 2 Comments

Martin Kehoe Jr was overcome by fumes at his farm in Foulksmills yesterday.

# co-offaly - Friday 6 January, 2017

10 reasons why Barack Obama Plaza is the best place on earth
# Supermacs With Barack
From The Daily Edge
# Supermacs With Barack

10 reasons why Barack Obama Plaza is the best place on earth

Jan 6th 2017, 1:01 PM 28,465 Views 8 Comments

You baffling beauty of a service station.

# co-offaly - Thursday 9 June, 2016

11 of the most WTF things that ever happened in Offaly
# Wtf Lads
From The Daily Edge
# Wtf Lads

11 of the most WTF things that ever happened in Offaly

Jun 9th 2016, 9:30 PM 10,605 Views 2 Comments

It’s a hell of a town.

# co-offaly - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Missing man (39) located safe and well
# Co Offaly
# Co Offaly

Missing man (39) located safe and well

Sep 27th 2014, 3:52 PM 12,415 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí say no further action is required.

# co-offaly - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

First step Tullamore, then the world
# Good Spirits
# Good Spirits

First step Tullamore, then the world

Sep 17th 2014, 12:34 PM 9,082 Views 13 Comments

Tullamore Dew returns to namesake town after 60 years as global demand for Irish whiskey keeps on growing.

# co-offaly - Friday 1 August, 2014

Lucky escape for pilot, after helicopter crashes in field next to primary school
# Kinnity
# Kinnity

Lucky escape for pilot, after helicopter crashes in field next to primary school

Aug 1st 2014, 7:24 PM 20,210 Views 27 Comments

The small craft was almost broken in two, after it hit overhead lines while coming in to land.

# co-offaly - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Four teens arrested in operation targeting burglary gangs
# Operation Fiacla
# Operation Fiacla

Four teens arrested in operation targeting burglary gangs

Apr 30th 2013, 11:19 PM 15,593 Views 43 Comments

The arrests were made in Tullamore, Co Offaly.

# co-offaly - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Court for four arrested during dissident republican investigation
# Court
# Court

Court for four arrested during dissident republican investigation

Nov 29th 2012, 9:15 PM 4,880 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí said the three men and one woman were to appear before the court this evening.

# co-offaly - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Body of 11-year-old Tullamore girl released to family
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Body of 11-year-old Tullamore girl released to family

Sep 18th 2012, 8:27 AM 14,645 Views 8 Comments

The young girl’s mother remains in intensive care.

# co-offaly - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision with bus in Birr
# Roads
# Roads

Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision with bus in Birr

Sep 1st 2012, 7:07 PM 5,279 Views 4 Comments

The collision happened on the R439 at around 2.30pm this afternoon.

# co-offaly - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Shots fired into Co Offaly home
# Shots
# Shots

Shots fired into Co Offaly home

Aug 25th 2012, 12:28 PM 6,809 Views 23 Comments

Gardaí appeal for information about incident early this morning at house in Heather Grove, Clara.

# co-offaly - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Court for man charged with cannabis haul
# Co Offaly
# Co Offaly

Court for man charged with cannabis haul

Aug 4th 2012, 3:31 PM 3,232 Views 17 Comments

The man will appear in court tonight to be charged following a cannabis seizure in Co Offaly.

# co-offaly - Friday 1 June, 2012

Arrests over theft of priceless artefact from Offaly church
# Artefact
# Artefact

Arrests over theft of priceless artefact from Offaly church

Jun 1st 2012, 9:06 PM 3,774 Views 6 Comments

Two men are being held on suspicion of theft.

# co-offaly - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Appeal issued over missing teenager Sean Kemp
# Missing
# Missing

Appeal issued over missing teenager Sean Kemp

Feb 28th 2012, 5:43 PM 4,732 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí say the 18-year-old was last seen in Maynooth on 23 February, and they are concerned for his welfare.

# co-offaly - Saturday 4 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Feb 4th 2012, 8:05 PM 15,281 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Suspicious device made safe in Tullamore
# Device
# Device

Suspicious device made safe in Tullamore

Feb 4th 2012, 3:43 PM 3,050 Views 8 Comments

A suspicious device was discovered this afternoon at an industrial unit in Co Offaly.

# co-offaly - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Two adults hospitalised after schoolbus crash in Co Offaly
# Roads
# Roads

Two adults hospitalised after schoolbus crash in Co Offaly

Jan 19th 2012, 5:08 PM 2,798 Views 1 Comment

The drivers of a schoolbus and a van are hospitalised with minor injuries after their two vehicles collided this afternoon.

# co-offaly - Sunday 18 December, 2011

Woman dies after car goes into canal
# Road Death
# Road Death

Woman dies after car goes into canal

Dec 18th 2011, 6:48 PM 8,939 Views 10 Comments

The woman was seriously injured when her car left the road and entered a canal. The male driver and an 8-month old boy survived.

# co-offaly - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Appeal for missing Co Offaly man Michael Egan
# Missing
# Missing

Appeal for missing Co Offaly man Michael Egan

Oct 20th 2011, 11:15 AM 5,604 Views 0 Comments

The 24-year-old was last seen early on Monday morning on the Banagher to Cloghan Road.

# co-offaly - Friday 30 September, 2011

"Vast majority" of tree-cutting completed on Teresa Treacy's land
# Teresa Treacy
# Teresa Treacy

"Vast majority" of tree-cutting completed on Teresa Treacy's land

Sep 30th 2011, 10:46 AM 2,916 Views 59 Comments

That is according to Eirgrid and the ESB, who once again stated their “deep regret” over Ms Treacy’s jailing for contempt of court.

# co-offaly - Friday 20 May, 2011

Shinrone: birthplace and resting place of Obama's Irish ancestors
# Obama Visit
# Obama Visit

Shinrone: birthplace and resting place of Obama's Irish ancestors

May 20th 2011, 10:08 AM 682 Views 0 Comments

The parish of Shinrone in Co Offaly, just 10 miles from Moneygall, is the place where President Obama’s earliest Irish ancestors can be traced and boasts a connection with not just one US president, but two.

# co-offaly - Friday 18 March, 2011

Obama set to visit Ireland in May
# Barack O'Bama
# Barack O'Bama

Obama set to visit Ireland in May

Mar 18th 2011, 8:07 AM 2,828 Views 0 Comments

The US President will visit Ireland in May – including a trip to Moneygall in Co Offaly, home of his maternal ancestors.