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From TheJournal.ie Cyclist (70s) dies following collision with van in Co Offaly Roscrea

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí investigate after man (35) dies in single vehicle collision Offaly

Gardaí investigate after man (35) dies in single vehicle collision

It’s understood the car was travelling from Lusmagh towards Victoria Lough when it left the road and struck a wall.

From TheJournal.ie Hit-and-run driver jailed for 8 years for killing Irish banjo player Luton Crown Court

Hit-and-run driver jailed for 8 years for killing Irish banjo player

Carl Lawrence said he thought he had hit a dog when his car struck father-of-five, William Corrigan.

From The42 'I have a brother and I don't want him getting the farm either!' Del Boy

'I have a brother and I don't want him getting the farm either!'

Connacht hooker Shane Delahunt is still balancing farming and professional rugby.

From The42 Leonard stars in 16-point win as Connacht champions hit the ground running Landslide

Leonard stars in 16-point win as Connacht champions hit the ground running

Roisin Leonard starred as Galway booked their place in the All-Ireland quarter-finals in Birr on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí appeal for public's assistance in finding teenage girl missing since yesterday Missing

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

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

From The42 Murray bags 3-5 as Wexford atone for last year's heartache to claim Division 3 honours GLORY AT LAST

Murray bags 3-5 as Wexford atone for last year's heartache to claim Division 3 honours

Wexford suffered final heartbreak against Tipperary after a replay in the Division 3 final last year.

From TheJournal.ie Investigation in Offaly after body of newborn found in boot of car Birr

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Man (70) dies after being hit by lorry in Offaly Ferbane

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

The man was pronounced dead at Tullamore hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí suspect blaze at Birr Workhouse may have been started maliciously Offaly

Gardaí suspect blaze at Birr Workhouse may have been started maliciously

The fire broke out at around 2.30pm yesterday afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 10,000 Irish Water customers issued boil notice after E.Coli detection Offaly

Almost 10,000 Irish Water customers issued boil notice after E.Coli detection

A full investigation is being carried out into the cause of the outbreak.

From TheJournal.ie Two young men charged over burglaries in Offaly Operation Thor

Two young men charged over burglaries in Offaly

Gardaí carried out a number of planned searches at residential properties in the Birr area yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Man (21) to appear in court over serious assault in Offaly Stabbing

Man (21) to appear in court over serious assault in Offaly

A man, aged in his mid 20s, suffered apparent stab wounds during the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Man critical after being stabbed multiple times in Offaly overnight Assault

Man critical after being stabbed multiple times in Offaly overnight

That assault happened in Birr and a man has been arrested.

From TheJournal.ie Woman knocked down by lorry as she crossed a road in Birr Tullamore Road

Woman knocked down by lorry as she crossed a road in Birr

She remains in a critical condition in hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly man killed in Offaly car crash Road Death

Elderly man killed in Offaly car crash

The man’s car struck a ditch this morning and he was fatally injured.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager due in court over assault on man in 50s Birr

Teenager due in court over assault on man in 50s

The man was left with serious head injuries, and was airlifted to Beaumont Hospital’s specialist unit for further treatment.

From TheJournal.ie Another grow house uncovered by gardaí, over €200k of cannabis seized Drugs

Another grow house uncovered by gardaí, over €200k of cannabis seized

The discovery was made at a premises in Birr Co. Offaly today with a 20-year-old man arrested at the scene.

From The42 Kilcormac-Killoughey retain Offaly senior hurling crown Champions

Kilcormac-Killoughey retain Offaly senior hurling crown

Last March’s beaten All-Ireland club finalists defeated Birr this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Teen charged over blinding female emigrant with glass bottle in Birr The Gathering

Teen charged over blinding female emigrant with glass bottle in Birr

Marie Gauvin, a Birr native was visiting Ireland from Canada for The Gathering when she was hit by a glass, leaving her blind.

From TheJournal.ie Strike planned by production workers at Offaly food plant Strike

Strike planned by production workers at Offaly food plant

The workers are looking for an increase in pay rates as well as the reintroduction of overtime rates and a premium rate for shift workers.

From The42 My club's greatest day... Memories

My club's greatest day...

Daithi Regan, Mick O’Keeffe and Darren Frehill recall when their club claimed All-Ireland senior glory.

From TheJournal.ie Murdered vet Catherine Gowing to be buried tomorrow RIP

Murdered vet Catherine Gowing to be buried tomorrow

The 37-year-old Offaly native went missing in Wales last October. A man has since been charged with her murder.

From TheJournal.ie Report into Birr plane crash found ‘no technical defect’ Air Crash

Report into Birr plane crash found ‘no technical defect’

Flying instructor Niall Doherty and trainee Damien Deegan died in the crash last month.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know today.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí find body of missing 17-year-old Quey Laurence Missing

Gardaí find body of missing 17-year-old Quey Laurence

The Portarlington teenager’s remains were recovered from a river in Ferbane this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Catherine Gowing: Partial text sent to colleague on weekend she disappeared Disappearance

Catherine Gowing: Partial text sent to colleague on weekend she disappeared

Police are said to be examining mobile phone records as part of their search for the missing Offaly woman.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with added superheroes Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added superheroes

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Motorcyclist who collided with bus dies Road Death

Motorcyclist who collided with bus dies

The man in his 30s was seriously injured when the bike he was on collided with a bus at the weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision with bus in Birr Roads

Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision with bus in Birr

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

From The42 Ladies SFC: Kerry keep lacklustre Dublin at bay Ladies SFC 2012

Ladies SFC: Kerry keep lacklustre Dublin at bay

Kerry held off a late rally from Dublin to win by a single point in St Brendan’s Park, Birr.

From TheJournal.ie Two adults hospitalised after schoolbus crash in Co Offaly Roads

Two adults hospitalised after schoolbus crash in Co Offaly

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

From TheJournal.ie Woman dies after car goes into canal Road Death

Woman dies after car goes into canal

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.

From TheJournal.ie Appeal for missing Co Offaly man Michael Egan Missing

Appeal for missing Co Offaly man Michael Egan

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

A MAN in his twenties has been hospitalised following a shooting overnight in Birr, Co Offaly. The man sustained a single gunshot wound to the leg shortly after midnight, and was taken to Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore where he is described as being in a stable condition. An examination the crime scene is underway and inquiries are ongoing. Witnesses can call Birr Garda Station at 057 9120016.