The popular MacGiollapadraig way walk will be taking place on Easter Sunday, April 20. The 17km walk will run from Durrow in Laois to Gathabawn in Kilkenny.
This estimated three and a half to four hour cross country walk is promoted by South Laois and North Kilkenny Tourism. The walks will start at the church car park in Durrow at 12pm and continue to Ballykealy at 1pm, to Cullahill Mountain for 2.30pm where intended walkers can join at the trail-head. After the walk lunch will be served in Mackeys Bar in Gathabawn. Contact Vincent O’Sullivan at 087 4168549, Michael G Phelan at 087 2395357, P Fitzpatrick at 087 2481710 and Ed Lalor at 056 8832192.