Community Games set to commence for 2015

Laois Community Games’ first meeting of 2015 took placerecently in The Heath.

Laois Community Games’ first meeting of 2015 took placerecently in The Heath.

Phase 1 of events for 2015 will commence with area art. Area competitions will be required to be completed, but not judged, by March 13 to facilitate handing over of pictures.

Area art must be judged by April 13, with the county final to be held on either Friday, April 24 or Saturday, April 25 depending on what suits the areas involved. Best of luck to all areas taking part.

Areas should please note the following. If you are not affiliated you cannot take part in Community Games events. If any new areas are interested in getting involved please contact county secretary Jane on 083-1603798 or at glosha5@gmail.com.

The National AGM will be taking place in Athlone from February 20 to 22. Following over 12 years of service as a Director on the National Board, Margaret Carroll will be stepping down. Margaret will continue to be involved in Community Games at local and county levels. Laois Community Games would like to thank Margaret for representing County Laois.

Areas should note the date for Leinster final team events which will take place this year on July 4 in and around Newbridge, Kildare.

Laois Community Games would like to wish areas taking part in 2015 the best of luck.