Laois Community Games held their AGM in the Portlaoise RFC clubhouse recently. There was a great turn out on the night. Outgoing chairperson Sarah Moore in her address thanked all the areas for their great work in promoting Community Games in their Community. Ballyroan Abbeyleix, who were newly affiliated in 2011, won the Clooney Cup for the best improved area in the County. Congratulations and well done to Ballyroan/Abbeyleix.
The following were the officers elected on the night for coming year. President - Margaret Carroll; Vice-President - Sarah Moore; Chairman - Gillie Walsh Kemmis; Vice-Chairman - Anita Allen; Secretary - Jane Walsh; Secretary (minutes) - Anita Allen; Secretary (meeting notification) - Brid Brophy; Treasurer - Catherine Whelan; Assistant Treasurer - Barbara Dunne; PRO - Catherine Campion; Games Director - Joe Oakley; Registrar (Leinster) - Des Carroll; Development Officer - Deirdre Lawlor; Childrens Officer - Mairead Ramsbottom; Youth Officers - Aisling Stack and Mary Mulhare; NEAC Delegate - Jane Walsh; NEAC Delegate (sub) - Gillie Walsh Kemmis; Leinster Delegates (2) - Margaret Carroll, Anita Allen; Appeals Committee - Carmel Lyons, Carol Miller, Denis Donoghue, Ray Ryan. Sub: Seamus Whelan; Development Committee - Deirdre Lawlor, Gillie Walsh Kemmis, Jane Walsh, Catherine Whelan.