ST FINTAN’S GAA CLUB
Launch their club development plan 2012 through to 2017 on/when Friday, December 14 2012. Venue Past Times Shop on the Main Street Mountrath starting at 7-30pm. All are welcome to come in and have a look around.
ST FINTAN’S GAA LOTTO
The numbers of this week’s lotto were 13/16/20/28. There was no jackpot winner. Next week’s jackpot stands at €15,000. Tickets can be bought from any promoters.
The Paddock NS Parents Committee are holding their Annual Fundraiser in Mountrath Golf Club on Saturday 15th December at 9.30pm. There will be live music, prize draw and food served on the night. Tickets are €10 and are available at the school. All donations for the prize draw hampers and any other items are welcome and are currently being collected at the school.
THE TOMMY WATKINS CUP SENIOR SNOOKER
Open handicap tournament is opeen to all the Laois snooker members. All are welcome. The winner willrecieve the Tommy Watkins Perpetual cup plus a cash prize. the runner up will recieve silver tray plus a cash prize. Also the highest break prize. The entry fee is non-members €25 and club members €10. All who want to take part in this snooker tournament, please contact Pat Mc Mahon at 057- 8732308 before December 31 2012.
Thank you to everyone who supported the Christmas Lights Committee, whatever your participation it was greatly appreciated. A special word of thanks to Senator David Norris and Fr. Pat Hennessy. I think everyone will agree that the town is looking very well for the festive season. Wishing everyone a Happy Christmas.
KNUCKLES BOXING CLUB MOUNTRATH
Under 11years Mon, Wed and Fri 5.30 to 6.30pm Over 11years beginners Mon ,Wed and Fri 6.30 to 7.30pm Over 11years advanced Mon, Wed and Fri 7.30 to 9pm Girls over 11years Tues and Thurs 7 to 8 and Sat 1 to 2pm Adults Fitness classes Tues and Thurs at 8pm and Sat 10.30am Ladies Fitness classes Mon to Fri mornings 9.30am and 11.30am Any enquiries contact Noel on 0851981551.
The knitting club continues to meet every Friday morning 10:30-12:30pm all welcome.
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.
Dog fouling is a growing litter problem Local awareness to identify the dog owners is required Please contact the
Council’s free litter hotline @ 1800 323 230 with specific details if witnessed.
Mountrath Country Markets is open every Friday from 9:00am to 12 noon in The Macra Hall on Main Street. Come and see for yourself. To place an order phone 87 32510 or 8735368.
OLD TIME DANCING
Every Sunday night in Portlaoise GAA Centre from 9:30pm to 11:30pm for only €7. Music will be supplied by this coming Sunday night by Brian Mc Dermott, December 16.
MOUNTRATH & DISTRICT BUSINESS ASSOCIATION
The Mountrath & District Business Association are compiling a list of local accommodation available in the area to cater for upcoming events to be organised in 2013. We are interested in hearing from B&B owners and people who would be in a position to offer visitors short term lettings. If you are in a position to offer this service please contact us on email@example.com leaving your name, property details and contact number.
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Weather for Portlaoise
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Temperature: 9 C to 19 C
Wind Speed: 13 mph
Wind direction: West
Temperature: 12 C to 19 C
Wind Speed: 10 mph
Wind direction: South east