Laois GAA announce cancellations due to snow from beast from the east

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Snow O'Moore Park, Portlaoise in December 2017 .

Laois GAA has announced a series of cancellations due to the snow brought by the beast from the east and in anticipation of Storm Emma.

Due to the inclement weather and consideration to our Club Officials travelling in these adverse weather conditions and in trying to maximise their Club Ticket sales for Draw, the following events have been postponed and rescheduled as outlined below -

Coiste Iomána Meeting scheduled for this evening Wed 28 February - Postponed - New Date to be confirmed;

Laois Shopping Centre Championship Draws scheduled for tomorrow evening Thursday 1 March - Postponed - Rescheduled for Thurs 8 March in Laois Shopping Centre at 7pm sharp.

Laois GAA All County Clubs Draw scheduled for Friday evening, 2nd. March - Postponed - Rescheduled for next Wednesday evening 7 March in Laois GAA Offices at 8:30pm sharp. (Office will be open from 9am on Monday for return of Tickets)

Laois GAA Combined Clubs Members Lotto Draw scheduled for Thursday evening has also been cancelled.

Kelly and Palmer Cup Fixtures this Saturday 3 March are also cancelled, with a reschedule date to be confirmed on next Monday.

Clubs are reminded that the closing date for Club Player Grading is Wed 28 February and also that closing date for Team Registration for Injury Scheme is Thurs 1 March, with payment direct to Croke Park. These dates will not be effected by the weather.

Given that a Status Red weather warning has been issued for the east of the country, Laois GAA offices will be closed from 12pm today and on Thursday and Friday. Staff will be working from home and will be contactable by email/mobile phone.