Clough ICA

Clough ICA

Mass for Deceased members of Clough Guild will be celebrated in Clough Church on Sunday November 10 at the 11 o clock mass

Ballacolla Tidy Town

The AGM of Ballacolla Tidy Town will be held on Saturday November 9th in St Patricks hall at 7.45. Every one welcome to attend It is hoped to review this years results and plan for the coming year.

Ballacolla Tidy Town Lotto

Their was no winner of the Jackpot €4400 on October 28 the numbers drawn were 9 12 26 27. Next weeks jackpot will be €4600 tickets on sale in local shops and Committie members.

Team Hope Shoebox Appeal

The Team Hope Children’s Shoebox Appeal is underway around the country. Completed shoeboxes can be dropped off in Portlaoise at Axa, the parish centre, Tesco, and TK Maxx; in Abbeyleix at the golf club or library; in Mountmellick at the library or the post office; and in Mountrath at Centra.

The closing date is November 11. To find out how you can participate, log on to to download your leaflet or contact Laois coordinator, Tania Thompson if you would like to get involved.


Application Forms for the 2013 Laois Community Forum Awards are now available. Entry deadline extended to Thursday, November 7 before 5pm. There are five categories in the group/clubs section while there is also an Unsung Hero Award. Application Forms from