ST AENGUS LOTTO
The winning numbers for the May 22 were 13,16,23,27. There was no jackpot winner. Next week’s lotto is €20,000. The house prize was won by B. Donovan. The promoters prize was won by Bennett’s, B. Phelan.
LAOIS HEART FOUNDATION
The Mountrath group will hold their monthly meeting in St Fintan’s hall Mountrath on Tuesday June 19 at 8pm. All are welcome.
ST FINTAN’S GAA
The numbers drawn for the May 28 were 0,17,20,27. There was no jackpot winner. Tickets can be got from any promoter. House prize was won by M. Tiernan.
THE MOLLY MAGUIRES
Adults Interested in cycling for a bit of fun during the long hot summer evenings, dust-down your old bike (it doesn’t have to be a High Nelly) and come along. Short cycles at your own pace around the locality with a bit of fun. All welcome. Ring or text 087 2859651, or 087 0567918.
Mountrath Tidy Towns committee will be very busy over the coming months with The Litter Challenge, National Tidy Towns and Laois Tidy Towns, to name but a few, to keep them busy. The Thursday 7pm litter pick-up is going well, thanks to all our volunteers throughout the town who can be relied upon to keep their own area clean along with helping their neighbours as well. Our town’s traders are doing great work in keeping their premises tidy in all seasons and it is much appreciated. Some of our Tidy Towns committee will be calling on our traders over the coming weeks to collect funding which will go towards keeping the town beautiful for the summer and in to winter. All donations are used for this purpose and are very much appreciated
OLD TIME DANCING
Every Sunday night in Portlaoise GAA Centre from 9.30pm to 11.30pm for only €7. Music will be supplied by Peter Burke this coming Sunday night, June 10.
The outdoor gym in the local amenity park can be used by all ages. We would encourage all local clubs and groups to use this facility.
Please contact the council’s free litter hotline at 1800 323 230 with specific details if witnessed.
Mountrath Country Markets is open every Friday from 9am to 12 noon in The Macra Hall on Main Street. Come and see for yourself. To place an order phone 87 32510 or 8735368.
July 17-24 staying at Hotel Solitude, €770pps. Bus transfers included. Accompanied by Fr Pat Hennessy. Contact Eleanor 087 7670915 or 057 8624216.
August 15-22, €639pps. Accompanied by Fr Pat Hennessy. Contact Eleanor 087 7670915/057 8624216 or Rena 087 7670915/0578624379.
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Weather for Portlaoise
Thursday 20 June 2013
Temperature: 12 C to 18 C
Wind Speed: 8 mph
Wind direction: South
Temperature: 12 C to 17 C
Wind Speed: 16 mph
Wind direction: West