Wheelchair users’ fury at amount of dog poo on the footpaths

  By Joe Barrett WHEELCHAIR users on the Laois/Carlow border in Graiguecullen have demanded that something should be done about the amount of dog poo on the footpaths in the area. One 59-year-old man contacted The Nationalist who complained about the “footpaths...

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Planning issue delays taking in charge of Graigue housing estate

By Carmel Hayes A SEWAGE pumping station in a Laois housing estate may not have had planning permission, or else may have been built “in the wrong place”. That was the answer given to Laois cllr Aidan Mullins, when he...

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Mary was a spiritual woman and a talented baker

By Charlie Keegan THE sudden death occurred at the Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise on Monday 22 June of Mary McWey...

Saturday, 25/07/20 - 8:00pm Read More

Danish furniture giant set to come to Graiguecullen

By Joe Barrett THE Danish furniture and home goods retail giant JYSK – seen a a rival to IKEA –...

Wednesday, 17/06/20 - 5:00pm Read More

St Patrick’s Boys came so close

By Kieran Murphy YOU can still hear the pain in Dinny Ryan’s voice. It was one that got away. The...

Sunday, 26/04/20 - 8:45am Read More