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#Offaly

# offaly - Saturday 7 July, 2018

All-Ireland champions Cork ease past Tipp to continue winning run to the semi-finals
# Wrap
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# Wrap

All-Ireland champions Cork ease past Tipp to continue winning run to the semi-finals

Jul 7th 2018, 8:35 PM 5,597 Views 0 Comments

Cork are sitting pretty at the summit of Group 2 with a very healthy score difference.

# offaly - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Air Corps deployed to battle blazes in six different counties
# Hot Weather
# Hot Weather

Air Corps deployed to battle blazes in six different counties

Jul 5th 2018, 2:41 PM 20,650 Views 15 Comments

The Air Corps has responded to requests in Dublin, Wicklow, Limerick, Cork, Tipperary and Offaly.

# offaly - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Firefighters tackle large forest blaze on Slieve Bloom
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Firefighters tackle large forest blaze on Slieve Bloom

Jul 4th 2018, 10:53 PM 21,175 Views 10 Comments

Roads have been closed and helicopter water drops are taking place.

# offaly - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Returning from duty with the Defence Forces to the influence of an 8-time All-Ireland hurling winner
# Faithful Departed
From The42
# Faithful Departed

Returning from duty with the Defence Forces to the influence of an 8-time All-Ireland hurling winner

Jun 23rd 2018, 2:37 PM 7,502 Views 0 Comments

Siobhán Flannery’s Offaly face Meath this evening.

# offaly - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Kilkenny and Dublin each record landslide wins to book Leinster minor semi-final spots
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Kilkenny and Dublin each record landslide wins to book Leinster minor semi-final spots

Jun 16th 2018, 4:50 PM 10,424 Views 3 Comments

Four quarter-final fixtures took place on Saturday in the Electric Ireland Leinster MHC.

# offaly - Monday 11 June, 2018

No evidence of engine failure in crash that killed pilot and seven-year-old boy
# Offaly
# Offaly

No evidence of engine failure in crash that killed pilot and seven-year-old boy

Jun 11th 2018, 9:41 PM 39,511 Views 27 Comments

Kacper Kacprzak (7) and Neil Bowditch (47) died in the accident.

# offaly - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Gardaí appeal for public's assistance in finding teenage girl missing since yesterday
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí appeal for public's assistance in finding teenage girl missing since yesterday

Jun 10th 2018, 2:40 PM 25,244 Views 5 Comments

Victoria Jul was last seen was last seen at about 2pm near her home on Hillside Drive.

# offaly - Monday 28 May, 2018

Anthony Daly suggests allowing an extra team play in the Leinster hurling championship
# Make Room
From The42
# Make Room

Anthony Daly suggests allowing an extra team play in the Leinster hurling championship

May 28th 2018, 11:53 AM 13,263 Views 10 Comments

“I don’t think there’d be any reason why we couldn’t extend Leinster by one next year,” said Daly.

# offaly - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Three red cards, five goals conceded: It was a long night for Offaly against rampant Wexford
# Five-Star
From The42
# Five-Star

Three red cards, five goals conceded: It was a long night for Offaly against rampant Wexford

May 26th 2018, 9:43 PM 18,151 Views 14 Comments

Mark Fanning, Aidan Nolan, Conor McDonald, Lee Chin and Jack O’Connor all hit the net for Wexford.

# offaly - Friday 18 May, 2018

Paul Rouse appointed as interim Offaly boss
# Educated Choice
From The42
# Educated Choice

Paul Rouse appointed as interim Offaly boss

May 18th 2018, 11:45 PM 9,659 Views 6 Comments

The UCD lecturer will take charge for the rest of the championship.

# offaly - Thursday 17 May, 2018

'They gave 110% support for me as manager - there was unbelievable untruth put out in the media'
# Faithful Departed
From The42
# Faithful Departed

'They gave 110% support for me as manager - there was unbelievable untruth put out in the media'

May 17th 2018, 12:00 PM 20,922 Views 12 Comments

Stephen Wallace has hit back after his dismissal as Offaly senior football manager.

# offaly - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Offaly senior footballers seeking an interim manager as Stephen Wallace departs
# Parting Ways
From The42
# Parting Ways

Offaly senior footballers seeking an interim manager as Stephen Wallace departs

May 16th 2018, 10:15 PM 30,318 Views 27 Comments

The county released a statement on Wednesday night announcing their search for a new manager.

# offaly - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Tributes paid after tragic death of 'happy, smiling young boy who loved planes'
# Offaly Crash
# Offaly Crash

Tributes paid after tragic death of 'happy, smiling young boy who loved planes'

May 15th 2018, 3:42 PM 43,735 Views 11 Comments

Kacper Kacprzak (7) died in Sunday’s plane crash in Offaly.

# 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 46,802 Views 53 Comments

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

# offaly - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Bodies of pilot and 7-year-old boy recovered after light aircraft crash in Offaly
# Plane Crash
# Plane Crash

Bodies of pilot and 7-year-old boy recovered after light aircraft crash in Offaly

May 13th 2018, 10:40 PM 97,580 Views 32 Comments

The crash happened near Clonbullogue this afternoon.

# offaly - Saturday 12 May, 2018

As it happened: Offaly v Galway, Leinster SHC From The42
Live May 12th 2018, 7:30 PM

As it happened: Offaly v Galway, Leinster SHC

# offaly - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Investigation in Offaly after body of newborn found in boot of car
# Birr
# Birr

Investigation in Offaly after body of newborn found in boot of car

Apr 17th 2018, 8:03 AM 55,170 Views 11 Comments

A post-mortem concluded the baby died of natural causes.

# offaly - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Gardaí concerned for wellbeing of man missing almost 2 weeks
# Edenderry
# Edenderry

Gardaí concerned for wellbeing of man missing almost 2 weeks

Apr 12th 2018, 7:25 AM 12,042 Views 6 Comments

Edgars Leimanis (26) went was last seen at 11pm at Newberry Close in Edenderry on Saturday 31 March.

# offaly - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Public appeal for man missing from Edenderry since last Saturday
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Public appeal for man missing from Edenderry since last Saturday

Apr 7th 2018, 11:19 AM 14,061 Views 2 Comments

Edgars Leimanis was last seen at his home last Saturday.

# offaly - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Man in 70s found dead on Offaly roadside
# Appeal
# Appeal

Man in 70s found dead on Offaly roadside

Mar 14th 2018, 1:36 PM 22,143 Views 8 Comments

Following the results of a post-mortem, foul play is not suspected.

# offaly - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

14 people due in court after drugs sold to undercover gardaí in Offaly
# Seizures
# Seizures

14 people due in court after drugs sold to undercover gardaí in Offaly

Feb 27th 2018, 5:49 PM 19,526 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí also seized controlled substances, cash and items of evidential value during follow-up searches.

# offaly - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Cavan and Fermanagh continue unbeaten streaks while Derry earn first win of the year
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Cavan and Fermanagh continue unbeaten streaks while Derry earn first win of the year

Feb 18th 2018, 5:19 PM 8,165 Views 14 Comments

Sunday saw Meath suffer their first defeat of the year in Division 2, Offaly succumb to Derry at Celtic Park and Roscommon claim the FBD League title.

# offaly - Sunday 4 February, 2018

14-man Offaly brought back down to earth with heavy defeat to Limerick
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

14-man Offaly brought back down to earth with heavy defeat to Limerick

Feb 4th 2018, 7:47 PM 11,503 Views 10 Comments

Elsewhere in Division 1B, a late Donal Burke free handed Dublin a narrow win over Antrim.

# offaly - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Kilkenny hold on for three-point success over Offaly to book Walsh Cup final place
# Cats Get The Cream
From The42
# Cats Get The Cream

Kilkenny hold on for three-point success over Offaly to book Walsh Cup final place

Jan 13th 2018, 3:57 PM 10,377 Views 7 Comments

Brian Cody’s side triumphed in Tullamore today.

# offaly - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Four-time All-Ireland hurling final referee Brian Gavin hangs up his whistle
# Stepping Away
From The42
# Stepping Away

Four-time All-Ireland hurling final referee Brian Gavin hangs up his whistle

Jan 10th 2018, 6:00 PM 8,595 Views 33 Comments

The Offaly man has retired from inter-county refereeing.

# offaly - Monday 8 January, 2018

Teenagers charged over thefts of a charity box, petrol, and smartphones in 6 different counties
# Courts
# Courts

Teenagers charged over thefts of a charity box, petrol, and smartphones in 6 different counties

Jan 8th 2018, 3:25 PM 25,828 Views 0 Comments

The presiding judge at Dublin Children’s Court said the charges related to offences around the country and it is not a straightforward case.

# offaly - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Man (70) dies after being hit by lorry in Offaly
# Ferbane
# Ferbane

Man (70) dies after being hit by lorry in Offaly

Jan 2nd 2018, 4:28 PM 19,134 Views 1 Comment

The man was pronounced dead at Tullamore hospital.

# offaly - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Narrow wins for Meath and Offaly while Carlow and Laois also get off to bright starts
# Walsh Cup
From The42
# Walsh Cup

Narrow wins for Meath and Offaly while Carlow and Laois also get off to bright starts

Dec 30th 2017, 5:42 PM 5,839 Views 0 Comments

The 2018 Walsh Cup kicked off this afternoon.

Winning starts for Westmeath, Longford, Carlow and Offaly in O'Byrne Cup openers
# We Go Again
From The42
# We Go Again

Winning starts for Westmeath, Longford, Carlow and Offaly in O'Byrne Cup openers

Dec 30th 2017, 4:10 PM 6,885 Views 0 Comments

The four sides opened their 2018 seasons on positive notes.

# offaly - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Elderly man beaten over the head with a stick during Offaly burglary
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Elderly man beaten over the head with a stick during Offaly burglary

Dec 19th 2017, 12:03 PM 17,720 Views 59 Comments

The man, who is in his 70s, also had a knife held to his throat.

# offaly - Friday 24 November, 2017

Blow for Offaly as experienced goalkeeper opts out for 2018
# Highly Rated
From The42
# Highly Rated

Blow for Offaly as experienced goalkeeper opts out for 2018

Nov 24th 2017, 1:50 PM 6,890 Views 3 Comments

James Dempsey won’t be involved with Offaly next year.

# offaly - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'He's going back doing a bit of herding': Offaly farmer who was savagely beaten returns to work
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

'He's going back doing a bit of herding': Offaly farmer who was savagely beaten returns to work

Nov 16th 2017, 12:36 PM 12,735 Views 15 Comments

Richie McKelvey was admitted to hospital after being injured in the burglary of his farm.

# offaly - Monday 13 November, 2017

'The man was working on a rowing machine with one leg to keep his cardio up'
# Miraculous Comeback
From The42
# Miraculous Comeback

'The man was working on a rowing machine with one leg to keep his cardio up'

Nov 13th 2017, 6:44 PM 10,616 Views 0 Comments

Peter Healion has praised his Kilcormac/Killoughey teammate Dan Currams for his remarkable recovery from a broken leg.

# offaly - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Gardaí urge locals to keep an eye out for discarded clothing after aggravated burglary
# Offaly
# Offaly

Gardaí urge locals to keep an eye out for discarded clothing after aggravated burglary

Nov 4th 2017, 3:45 PM 30,401 Views 36 Comments

A man in his 50s was taken to hospital after a number of intruders forced their way into his home.

# offaly - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Four-year-old girl dies after tragic accident at house
# Shinrone
# Shinrone

Four-year-old girl dies after tragic accident at house

Oct 24th 2017, 7:43 AM 36,977 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened on Saturday.

# offaly - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Man arrested following €1 million Offaly drug seizure to appear in court this morning
# Cocaine
# Cocaine

Man arrested following €1 million Offaly drug seizure to appear in court this morning

Oct 21st 2017, 7:50 AM 12,366 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested on Wednesday.

# offaly - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Over €1 million worth of drugs found in Offaly house
# Geashill
# Geashill

Over €1 million worth of drugs found in Offaly house

Oct 19th 2017, 11:33 AM 17,995 Views 31 Comments

Gardaí also recovered a firearm along with ammunition.

# offaly - Thursday 12 October, 2017

At 88.6%, Offaly has the highest percentage of Catholics in Ireland
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

At 88.6%, Offaly has the highest percentage of Catholics in Ireland

Oct 12th 2017, 1:26 PM 27,632 Views 192 Comments

Ireland’s population of Roman Catholics has fallen since 2011.

# offaly - Sunday 24 September, 2017

'I hope you are in the light now Fi': Letter written by late mother of missing Fiona Pender
# Josephine Pender
# Josephine Pender

'I hope you are in the light now Fi': Letter written by late mother of missing Fiona Pender

Sep 24th 2017, 6:00 AM 25,535 Views 10 Comments

Fiona Pender’s brother John has released a statement, following the death of his mother.

# offaly - Thursday 21 September, 2017

'You could grow rice in the field': Scramble to clean up Ploughing site after yesterday's flooding
# Overnight Effort
# Overnight Effort

'You could grow rice in the field': Scramble to clean up Ploughing site after yesterday's flooding

Sep 21st 2017, 9:00 AM 31,256 Views 48 Comments

New carparks have been set up for the final day of the Ploughing.