Historic Lea Castle to feature during Laois Heritage Week

Historic Lea Castle to feature during Laois Heritage Week
Conor Ganly news@leinsterexpress.ie@laoisnews

The Lea Castle Conservation Group has organised and exhibition of posters telling the history of the famous Portarlington landmark the plans for its conservation. The exhibition will be held in Portarlington Library from Monday 22 August to Saturday 28 as part of Heritage Week 2016.

There will also be a talk on “Lea Castle – The Story So Far” which will take place on Thursday 25 August in Kilnacourt House (HSE Primary Health Care Centre) at 8pm. Guest speakers will explain what work has been taking place at the castle and plans for the future.

All are welcome, admission is free, and light refreshments will be served afterwards courtesy of the Heritage Officer in Laois County Council.