01 Dec 2021

Historic day dawns for Portarlington boys school - in pictures

Pupils and staff of Scoil Phadraig in Portarlington crossed the threshold on a new era after crossing the border from Offaly to Laois to take up residence in their gleaming new school on the town's Canal Road.

The students marched 2 kms from their old school on St Patrick's St which had been in use since the middle of the 20th century.

Scroll through the gallery above to see some pictures from the move which took place on Monday morning, May 7.

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