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# 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 33,613 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 40,391 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 58,725 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 10,883 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 6,277 Views 4 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 22,349 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 22,297 Views 36 Comments

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

# offaly - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

'We don't want to create an 'us and them' scenario': Tullamore councillors to discuss planned Direct Provision centre
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

'We don't want to create an 'us and them' scenario': Tullamore councillors to discuss planned Direct Provision centre

Feb 19th 2020, 3:01 PM 14,111 Views 37 Comments

“It’s a fait accompli, I would prefer if there had been more consultation,” one councillor said.

# offaly - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Direct provision centre to accommodate up to 168 asylum seekers in Offaly from early March
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Direct provision centre to accommodate up to 168 asylum seekers in Offaly from early March

Feb 18th 2020, 10:19 PM 29,225 Views 60 Comments

The premises was offered to the Department via the recent public procurement competition for the Midlands region.

# offaly - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Three-goal Cavan seal big win over Laois, as Offaly and Wicklow also triumph in difficult conditions
# Weathering Storm Dennis
From The42
# Weathering Storm Dennis

Three-goal Cavan seal big win over Laois, as Offaly and Wicklow also triumph in difficult conditions

Feb 16th 2020, 4:37 PM 7,734 Views 0 Comments

There were three rescheduled National Football League fixtures down for decision this afternoon.

# offaly - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

First league outing since 2013 as Cork select Sheehan for Division 3 opener
# Rebel Force
From The42
# Rebel Force

First league outing since 2013 as Cork select Sheehan for Division 3 opener

Jan 22nd 2020, 12:18 PM 7,328 Views 0 Comments

Sean Powter also returns to competitive action for the Rebels against Offaly on Saturday.

# offaly - Monday 20 January, 2020

Man jailed for six years for sexually abusing his second cousin over 45 years ago
# Offaly
# Offaly

Man jailed for six years for sexually abusing his second cousin over 45 years ago

Jan 20th 2020, 7:59 PM 36,666 Views 7 Comments

The judge commended the bravery of the woman who came forward to report the abuse.

# offaly - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Quinn goal decisive as Longford beat Offaly to win O'Byrne Cup
# O'byrne Supremacy
From The42
# O'byrne Supremacy

Quinn goal decisive as Longford beat Offaly to win O'Byrne Cup

Jan 18th 2020, 5:23 PM 5,821 Views 4 Comments

Padraic Davis’ side were four points winners in Tullamore.

# offaly - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Offaly hurling stalwart Bergin calls it a day after 13 years
# Bowing Out
From The42
# Bowing Out

Offaly hurling stalwart Bergin calls it a day after 13 years

Jan 15th 2020, 1:27 PM 7,424 Views 5 Comments

‘Time comes against you in the end, I wouldn’t have done it for so long if I didn’t love it,’ the 32-year-old wrote.

# offaly - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois

Jan 4th 2020, 5:26 PM 10,931 Views 4 Comments

There were five O’Byrne cup games down for decision today.

# offaly - Thursday 2 January, 2020

85-year-old man killed in road traffic collision in Offaly
# Birr
# Birr

85-year-old man killed in road traffic collision in Offaly

Jan 2nd 2020, 11:08 PM 17,388 Views 2 Comments

The collision happened at about 6pm this evening.

# offaly - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Gardaí appeal for help in finding man (27) missing since Christmas Eve
# Offaly
# Offaly

Gardaí appeal for help in finding man (27) missing since Christmas Eve

Dec 28th 2019, 5:41 PM 27,102 Views 3 Comments

Pawel Walkowiak was last seen in Tullamore, Co Offaly.

# offaly - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Gardaí probe armed robbery at Offaly post office
# Clara
# Clara

Gardaí probe armed robbery at Offaly post office

Dec 18th 2019, 3:50 PM 11,057 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened around 9.30am this morning.

# offaly - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Man (60s) due in court over fatal collision in Co Offaly earlier this year
# Offaly
# Offaly

Man (60s) due in court over fatal collision in Co Offaly earlier this year

Dec 17th 2019, 5:37 PM 12,380 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene of the incident on 14 June.

51-year-old man missing from home in Co Offaly since last Thursday
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

51-year-old man missing from home in Co Offaly since last Thursday

Dec 17th 2019, 12:01 PM 15,488 Views 0 Comments

51-year-old Tomasz Biesiada was last seen near his home on 12 December.

# offaly - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Seven-point win for O'Connor's Kildare while Wexford taste defeat again with Galvin
# Laois
From The42
# Laois

Seven-point win for O'Connor's Kildare while Wexford taste defeat again with Galvin

Dec 14th 2019, 5:50 PM 10,865 Views 6 Comments

The O’Byrne Cup action continued today.

# offaly - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Michael Duignan hopes to continue in RTÉ role after being elected Offaly GAA chairman
# Double-Jobbing
From The42
# Double-Jobbing

Michael Duignan hopes to continue in RTÉ role after being elected Offaly GAA chairman

Dec 11th 2019, 9:53 AM 6,862 Views 20 Comments

The two-time All-Ireland winner will aim to balance his new job with his analysis and co-commentary work on The Sunday Game.

# offaly - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Longford edge out O'Connor's Kildare as Wexford suffer defeat under Galvin
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Longford edge out O'Connor's Kildare as Wexford suffer defeat under Galvin

Dec 7th 2019, 8:42 PM 13,379 Views 11 Comments

There were four O’Byrne Cup games down for decision today.

# offaly - Monday 18 November, 2019

Teenager pleads guilty to manslaughter of Italian man in Offaly two years ago
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager pleads guilty to manslaughter of Italian man in Offaly two years ago

Nov 18th 2019, 4:52 PM 16,263 Views 0 Comments

Alexander Whelan was 18 years old at the time of the incident.

# offaly - Monday 11 November, 2019

Ministers to hold talks with Midlands ESB workers over peat plant closures
# Just Transition
# Just Transition

Ministers to hold talks with Midlands ESB workers over peat plant closures

Nov 11th 2019, 7:46 AM 9,263 Views 19 Comments

The closure of the two plants was announced last Friday.

# offaly - Sunday 20 October, 2019

St Rynagh’s mount marvellous comeback in Offaly final as Ballyhale march on in Kilkenny
# Leinster Wrap-up
From The42
# Leinster Wrap-up

St Rynagh’s mount marvellous comeback in Offaly final as Ballyhale march on in Kilkenny

Oct 20th 2019, 8:57 PM 12,259 Views 3 Comments

In Carlow, meanwhile, there was a hugely dramatic finish between St Mullins and three-in-a-row-chasing Mount Leinster Rangers.

# offaly - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Cyclist (70s) dies following collision with van in Co Offaly
# Roscrea
# Roscrea

Cyclist (70s) dies following collision with van in Co Offaly

Oct 10th 2019, 4:33 PM 11,847 Views 1 Comment

The man was pronounced dead on Wednesday as a result of his injuries.

Five suspected pipe bombs made safe after buildings evacuated in Offaly
# Edenderry
# Edenderry

Five suspected pipe bombs made safe after buildings evacuated in Offaly

Oct 10th 2019, 10:55 AM 21,529 Views 18 Comments

A number of buildings in Edenderry were evacuated last night.

# offaly - Saturday 21 September, 2019

'You say it's permanent? Yeah, it's permanent' - The true legacy of Dublin's five in a row
# The Best Of All Time
From The42
# The Best Of All Time

'You say it's permanent? Yeah, it's permanent' - The true legacy of Dublin's five in a row

Sep 21st 2019, 8:00 AM 23,587 Views 12 Comments

The Dubs have done what was considered impossible for more than a century. So what does it mean to them? And what does it mean to everybody else?

# offaly - Friday 9 August, 2019

Appeal to find woman missing from Offaly since Monday
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Appeal to find woman missing from Offaly since Monday

Aug 9th 2019, 9:50 AM 19,305 Views 2 Comments

Pauline Walsh was last seen four days ago.

# offaly - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Plans for more Housing First services to be rolled out in the Midlands
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Plans for more Housing First services to be rolled out in the Midlands

Jul 30th 2019, 6:15 AM 9,635 Views 12 Comments

The services will be rolled out in Longford, Westmeath, Laois and Offaly.

# offaly - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Opinion: Why it's important to call out people referring to Shane Lowry as British
# Not British
# Not British

Opinion: Why it's important to call out people referring to Shane Lowry as British

Jul 27th 2019, 8:30 PM 73,154 Views 97 Comments

Caoimhín De Barra argues that it’s something to get exercised about.

# offaly - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Have you seen Max? Appeal for 37-year-old man missing from Co Offaly
# Max Wong
# Max Wong

Have you seen Max? Appeal for 37-year-old man missing from Co Offaly

Jul 25th 2019, 8:58 PM 12,108 Views 3 Comments

Max Wong is described as being 5’6″, of slim build, with black hair and brown eyes.

# offaly - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'Absolutely devastated': Plans for future of ESB power station in Co Offaly refused
# Shannonbridge
# Shannonbridge

'Absolutely devastated': Plans for future of ESB power station in Co Offaly refused

Jul 23rd 2019, 4:58 PM 18,303 Views 40 Comments

In a statement, the ESB has said it is “disappointed that the application has been rejected”.

# offaly - Monday 22 July, 2019

Offaly is the place to be tomorrow night as Shane Lowry's homecoming is confirmed
# On The Road Again
# On The Road Again

Offaly is the place to be tomorrow night as Shane Lowry's homecoming is confirmed

Jul 22nd 2019, 8:44 PM 36,559 Views 15 Comments

The champion golfer will make his return to Clara at 6pm tomorrow.

# offaly - Friday 19 July, 2019

Two men convicted of illegally hunting hares in case brought by National Parks and Wildlife Service
# Offaly
# Offaly

Two men convicted of illegally hunting hares in case brought by National Parks and Wildlife Service

Jul 19th 2019, 3:23 PM 25,182 Views 27 Comments

Both men were convicted but sentencing was reserved for a later date as the men were not present in the court.

# offaly - Monday 15 July, 2019

Boy (9) in serious condition in hospital after being hit by car while cycling
# Offaly
# Offaly

Boy (9) in serious condition in hospital after being hit by car while cycling

Jul 15th 2019, 7:02 AM 15,893 Views 4 Comments

The collision happened at around 2pm on a minor road at Heathfield, Pollagh, Co Offaly.

# offaly - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Tipperary, Limerick and Kilkenny claim wins in All-Ireland round-robin
# Camogie
From The42
# Camogie

Tipperary, Limerick and Kilkenny claim wins in All-Ireland round-robin

Jun 29th 2019, 10:33 PM 7,565 Views 3 Comments

Underdogs Waterford, Wexford and Offaly made life difficult for the winners.

# offaly - Monday 17 June, 2019

'They deserve to be relegated' - Cusack on Offaly's drop to hurling's third tier
# The Faithful Departed
From The42
# The Faithful Departed

'They deserve to be relegated' - Cusack on Offaly's drop to hurling's third tier

Jun 17th 2019, 2:27 PM 10,327 Views 22 Comments

The Faithful county will play in the Christy Ring Cup next year following defeat to Kerry.

# offaly - Friday 14 June, 2019

Man (50s) dies after being struck by car in Offaly
# Rhode Village
# Rhode Village

Man (50s) dies after being struck by car in Offaly

Jun 14th 2019, 1:20 PM 16,660 Views 9 Comments

The driver of the car, a man in his 60s, was taken to hospital with injuries.