Portlaoise


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Portlaoise

a town in central Republic of Ireland, county town of Laois: site of a top-security prison. Pop.: 12 127 (2002)
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The 39-year-old, from Dublin's South inner-city, has been serving his sentence in Wing A4 of Portlaoise jail, which is known as the punishment block.
That Croke Park tie finished well after 8.30pm - leaving the centre-back less than 18 hours to prepare himself for today's 2pm start in Portlaoise.
Investigations focused on a road in Co Laois between Portlaoise and the nearby village of Stradbally.
Four men were arrested and taken to Portlaoise Garda Station, where they are being held under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice Act.
It is understood gardai received a tip-off on Tuesday evening regarding the possible location of the missing man's body after a woman called into Portlaoise station.
Fans in Portlaoise could even be forgiven for breaking into a chorus of 'there's only two Tommy Conroys'.
The friends were on their way into Portlaoise to have a farewell party for Ray Cuddy who was flying out to Spain on his holidays.
Rattigan and Dundon are among the 227 inmates at Portlaoise Prison, where the total cost of food last year was [euro]534,995.
d ee They b Portlaoise chief Conroy said: "They have threats all around the pitch.
Prosecutor Eilis Brennan told the court the defendant's son Alan Donohue had been an inmate in Portlaoise Prison at the time and through a series of coded phone calls to his mother, arranged the escape of another prisoner Derek Brockwell.
AN IRA detainee is running Portlaoise Prison from his cell instilling fear into other inmates in the maximum security facility, the Irish Sunday Mirror can reveal.
She said: "I was in Portlaoise and the train was stationary and they allowed us to board.