The HSE Community Games Media Awards were held in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone on Saturday evening.
The event was attended by John Treacy, CEO of the Irish Sports Council, who presented all winners, including the Leinster Express, with their National and Regional awards.
Laois were represented by Margaret Carroll, a prominent member of the Board of Directors of the National Community Games, Jane Walsh, County Secretary, and Catherine Campion, County PRO. The Leinster Express won a prestigious Media Award for the coverage given to Laois Community Games throughout the year. Rory Delaney, Sports Reporter, received the award on behalf of the Leinster Express. County PRO Catherine Campion received a National PRO award for the continious coverage sent to the Media as Laois PRO.
Laois Community Games would like to thank all the areas in the county for their continued work to promote Community Games, and also thank the Leinster Express for their continued coverage to promote Community Games throughout the County.