€13,000 spent on Christmas lights

Main street for the turning on of the Portlaoise Christmas Lights.Picture: Alf Harvey.
Portlaoise’s Christmas lights cost €13,000 to install and run last year.

Portlaoise’s Christmas lights cost €13,000 to install and run last year.

Marcus Breslin’s Treasurer’s report to the Downtown AGM (presented by Phil Duggan) estimated the cost would halve in 2013 because of work done in 2012.