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# offaly - Thursday 7 January, 2021

78-year-old man who had Covid-19 and was given an hour to live ‘very happy’ to receive vaccine
# Nursing Homes
# Nursing Homes

78-year-old man who had Covid-19 and was given an hour to live ‘very happy’ to receive vaccine

Jan 7th 2021, 2:33 PM 29,106 Views 19 Comments

Michael Delaney was hospitalised with Covid-19 for seven weeks last year.

# offaly - Friday 25 December, 2020

Leinster minor hurling and football finals postponed due to Level 5 restrictions
# Deciders
From The42
# Deciders

Leinster minor hurling and football finals postponed due to Level 5 restrictions

Dec 25th 2020, 1:56 PM 6,652 Views 0 Comments

No inter-county minor or U20 games can take place after 27 December.

# offaly - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Success for Offaly as they move into Leinster final date with Cats
# Minor
From The42
# Minor

Success for Offaly as they move into Leinster final date with Cats

Dec 20th 2020, 3:02 PM 9,671 Views 10 Comments

Faithful were too strong for Westmeath today in Mullingar.

# offaly - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Westmeath beat Dublin and Offaly see off Kildare to set up Leinster hurling semi-final derby
# Minor Matters
From The42
# Minor Matters

Westmeath beat Dublin and Offaly see off Kildare to set up Leinster hurling semi-final derby

Dec 13th 2020, 2:40 PM 9,539 Views 0 Comments

An excellent win for the Lake county’s minors and the end of the road for the Dubs.

# offaly - Saturday 12 December, 2020

Dublin see off Faithful’s challenge to reach semis
# U20s
From The42
# U20s

Dublin see off Faithful’s challenge to reach semis

Dec 12th 2020, 1:46 PM 7,719 Views 0 Comments

The Dubs won today’s Leinster U20 hurling quarter-final on a scoreline of 2-16 to 0-16.

# offaly - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Tullamore estate
# Offaly
# Offaly

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Tullamore estate

Dec 1st 2020, 7:41 AM 17,548 Views 0 Comments

No one was injured in the incident.

# offaly - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Down make history by winning hurling’s first inter-county shoot-out
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Down make history by winning hurling’s first inter-county shoot-out

Updated Nov 14th 2020, 7:02 PM 12,984 Views 6 Comments

There was further Ulster success as Antrim defeated Kerry in the Joe McDonagh Cup.

# offaly - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Wexford defeat Offaly after thriller ends with superb Doyle point
# Model Display
From The42
# Model Display

Wexford defeat Offaly after thriller ends with superb Doyle point

Nov 7th 2020, 4:22 PM 10,920 Views 0 Comments

The Model County prevailed by 1-15 to 1-13 in top quality game in Enniscorthy.

# offaly - Sunday 1 November, 2020

All-Ireland champions Galway book last six spot with another big win - but face exciting Cork clash first
# Camogie
From The42
# Camogie

All-Ireland champions Galway book last six spot with another big win - but face exciting Cork clash first

Nov 1st 2020, 4:39 PM 8,563 Views 0 Comments

Cathal Murray’s Tribe swatted understrength Offaly aside with ease at a rain-sodden Pearse Stadium.

# offaly - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Tipperary footballers retain Division 3 status while Leitrim suffer drop
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Tipperary footballers retain Division 3 status while Leitrim suffer drop

Oct 25th 2020, 4:50 PM 7,634 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty to play for in the final round of league games this weekend.

# offaly - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Covid-19 case forces Offaly hurlers to forfeit Christy Ring Cup opener
# Walkover
From The42
# Walkover

Covid-19 case forces Offaly hurlers to forfeit Christy Ring Cup opener

Oct 22nd 2020, 9:23 PM 28,026 Views 24 Comments

‘Almost every member’ of the panel has been deemed a close contact of the player who tested positive.

# offaly - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Blow for Offaly as Faithful confirm withdrawal from opening fixture
# All-Ireland Camogie Championship
From The42
# All-Ireland Camogie Championship

Blow for Offaly as Faithful confirm withdrawal from opening fixture

Oct 15th 2020, 4:26 PM 12,698 Views 2 Comments

A member of their senior management team has been diagnosed with Covid-19.

# offaly - Monday 12 October, 2020

Cyclist seriously injured after being hit by car in Offaly
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Cyclist seriously injured after being hit by car in Offaly

Oct 12th 2020, 6:59 AM 19,749 Views 20 Comments

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# offaly - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

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 8,126 Views 1 Comment

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

# offaly - Monday 24 August, 2020

Kildare, Laois and Offaly see small increase in people availing of PUP
# PUP
# PUP

Kildare, Laois and Offaly see small increase in people availing of PUP

Aug 24th 2020, 10:18 PM 18,219 Views 7 Comments

The number of those in receipt of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment nationwide has reduced to 232,400.

# offaly - Friday 21 August, 2020

Restrictions to remain in place in Kildare for two weeks but lifted for Laois and Offaly
# Covid19
# Covid19

Restrictions to remain in place in Kildare for two weeks but lifted for Laois and Offaly

Aug 21st 2020, 5:10 PM 68,862 Views 94 Comments

Over the last 14 days 455 cases had been reported in Kildare, 81 in Offaly and 41 in Laois.

# offaly - Friday 14 August, 2020

New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government
# Support
# Support

New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government

Aug 14th 2020, 8:15 PM 16,619 Views 21 Comments

The measures were announced this evening.

What the latest figures tell us about cases in LOKdown counties - and new, smaller clusters further afield
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

What the latest figures tell us about cases in LOKdown counties - and new, smaller clusters further afield

Aug 14th 2020, 4:15 PM 59,631 Views 42 Comments

A number of counties are experiencing new outbreaks, but smaller in scale compared to the counties where restrictions are in place.

Offaly meat factory to reopen in the coming days after halting operations due to Covid-19 outbreak
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Offaly meat factory to reopen in the coming days after halting operations due to Covid-19 outbreak

Aug 14th 2020, 11:14 AM 21,667 Views 48 Comments

Carroll Cuisine said all of its factory based employees were tested and received a negative result for Covid-19.

# offaly - Sunday 9 August, 2020

O’Brien Fine Foods says its Timahoe factory has been closed since Wednesday
# Co Kildare
# Co Kildare

O’Brien Fine Foods says its Timahoe factory has been closed since Wednesday

Aug 9th 2020, 12:45 PM 52,019 Views 60 Comments

“In all cases, the level of asymptomatic infectivity appears to be very high,”O’Brien Fine Foods said in a statement.

# offaly - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Gardaí begin conducting checkpoints in three counties affected by new restrictions
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Gardaí begin conducting checkpoints in three counties affected by new restrictions

Aug 8th 2020, 12:02 PM 64,977 Views 115 Comments

The new restrictions came into effect in Kildare, Offaly and Laois from midnight.

Explainer: How other countries have managed local lockdowns after Covid-19 clusters
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Explainer: How other countries have managed local lockdowns after Covid-19 clusters

Aug 8th 2020, 8:00 AM 28,545 Views 34 Comments

The recent increase in cases in Ireland is largely associated with clusters in three counties.

'High degree of anger': Concerns over compliance as 'arbitrary' county boundaries used to impose local lockdown
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'High degree of anger': Concerns over compliance as 'arbitrary' county boundaries used to impose local lockdown

Aug 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 63,714 Views 126 Comments

Local TDs have been reacting to the latest restrictions imposed on Laois. Offaly and Kildare.

# offaly - Friday 7 August, 2020

GAA announce cessation of activity in Kildare, Offaly and Laois
# Development
From The42
# Development

GAA announce cessation of activity in Kildare, Offaly and Laois

Aug 7th 2020, 9:46 PM 9,039 Views 8 Comments

The Football Association of Ireland have made a similar announcement.

Donnelly agrees there should be reform in workplace practices after latest outbreaks in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
# Testing
# Testing

Donnelly agrees there should be reform in workplace practices after latest outbreaks in Kildare, Laois and Offaly

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 7:20 PM 51,363 Views 76 Comments

The meat industry today said there have been a high proportion of asymptomatic positive cases among workers.

'A calamity for the country': NPHET won't rule out regional lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
# Nphet
# Nphet

'A calamity for the country': NPHET won't rule out regional lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 9:09 AM 128,782 Views 207 Comments

The outbreak is largely associated with meat processing factories.

# offaly - Thursday 6 August, 2020

People in Kildare, Laois and Offaly warned about 'significant' rise in cases
# Three Counties
# Three Counties

People in Kildare, Laois and Offaly warned about 'significant' rise in cases

Updated Aug 6th 2020, 8:26 PM 89,340 Views 124 Comments

The Acting Chief Medical Officer called on people in the three counties to be particularly cautious.

# offaly - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Man stabbed 16 times and set on fire after ex-girlfriend falsely said he was garda informant, court hears
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Man stabbed 16 times and set on fire after ex-girlfriend falsely said he was garda informant, court hears

Jun 30th 2020, 6:05 PM 52,245 Views 0 Comments

In 2015, Ciarán Murphy was found in a dog cage in his home by a passers-by who noticed his cottage was in flames.

'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban

Jun 30th 2020, 9:25 AM 34,957 Views 34 Comments

The Offaly chairman has suggested that teams who break the rule should be removed from the championship.

# offaly - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Soccer referee who suffered broken jaw receives €5,000 compensation from attacker
# Courts
# Courts

Soccer referee who suffered broken jaw receives €5,000 compensation from attacker

Jun 16th 2020, 1:12 PM 21,723 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Sweeney also suffered a fractured eye socket during the attack after a match in 2018.

# offaly - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Gardaí believe men arrested in small Offaly town were South American 'hit team'
# Armed Gang
# Armed Gang

Gardaí believe men arrested in small Offaly town were South American 'hit team'

May 27th 2020, 6:47 PM 133,452 Views 4 Comments

The men, arrested in Clara today, are understood to be Brazilian.

# offaly - Monday 11 May, 2020

Three men arrested after €100,000 cannabis seizure in Co Offaly
# Birr
# Birr

Three men arrested after €100,000 cannabis seizure in Co Offaly

May 11th 2020, 7:46 PM 21,167 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí carried out a search at a house in Birr, Co Offaly today, where the seizure was made.

# offaly - Friday 1 May, 2020

Third person dies as gardaí investigate unexplained deaths at hostel in Tullamore
# Offaly
# Offaly

Third person dies as gardaí investigate unexplained deaths at hostel in Tullamore

May 1st 2020, 9:10 AM 36,515 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí have been investigating after two women died at the hostel on Sunday.

# offaly - Monday 27 April, 2020

Investigation underway into unexplained deaths of two women at hostel in Tullamore
# Offaly
# Offaly

Investigation underway into unexplained deaths of two women at hostel in Tullamore

Apr 27th 2020, 5:44 PM 33,545 Views 16 Comments

Another 23-year-old male is also in critical condition in hospital.

# offaly - Friday 20 March, 2020

Teenage pedestrian dies after crash involving jeep in Offaly
# Clara
# Clara

Teenage pedestrian dies after crash involving jeep in Offaly

Mar 20th 2020, 10:12 PM 40,284 Views 19 Comments

The crash occurred at approximately 7.30pm this evening.

Boy (7) killed in light plane crash in Offaly 'should not have been allowed to fly in aircraft' - report
# Kasper Kacprzak
# Kasper Kacprzak

Boy (7) killed in light plane crash in Offaly 'should not have been allowed to fly in aircraft' - report

Mar 20th 2020, 2:31 PM 58,504 Views 8 Comments

Kasper Kacprzak was killed, alongside the pilot of the plane, when it crashed in Offaly in 2018.

# offaly - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Two stoppage-time Antrim goals condemn Offaly to another year in Division 2A
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

Two stoppage-time Antrim goals condemn Offaly to another year in Division 2A

Mar 8th 2020, 5:09 PM 10,870 Views 3 Comments

A dramatic finish in Tullamore this afternoon.

# offaly - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Last-gasp Gailltír goal seals All-Ireland crown after 2019 loss and breaks St Rynagh's hearts
# The Late Late Show
From The42
# The Late Late Show

Last-gasp Gailltír goal seals All-Ireland crown after 2019 loss and breaks St Rynagh's hearts

Mar 1st 2020, 3:38 PM 5,906 Views 3 Comments

Úna Jackman was the hero of the hour for the Waterford side.

# offaly - Monday 24 February, 2020

'We're amateur meteorologists at this stage': Locals fear further flooding along Shannon after overnight rain
# Springfield
# Springfield

'We're amateur meteorologists at this stage': Locals fear further flooding along Shannon after overnight rain

Feb 24th 2020, 9:59 AM 22,278 Views 41 Comments

13.6 mm of rain was recorded at Shannon Airport yesterday.

# offaly - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Four buildings in Tullamore town centre to be used for new direct provision centre
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Four buildings in Tullamore town centre to be used for new direct provision centre

Feb 20th 2020, 5:05 PM 21,796 Views 36 Comments

Local representatives and government officials met this afternoon to discuss the plans.

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