The launch of the Raheen Vintage Road Run
Raheen Vintage Club will host a Vintage Road Run this Sunday, April 14.
The run will commence from Colt GAA pitch, Raheen. Registration will start from 11am and we will depart at 12.30 sharp. Vintage cars, vintage and modern tractors, motorbikes and lorries welcome. Registration Fee is €20 per vehicle.
Raheen Vintage Club was established in 2009 and are celebrating their 10th anniversary this year. The Chairman is Chris Goode, Secretary is Eddie Moffitt and Treasurer Seamus Cranny. Each year they hold several events such as vintage runs, ploughing day or a vintage show for different charities with this run in aid of the Laois Alzheimer’s Society being their first 2019 event kicking off their year.
Laois Alzheimer's Society Resource Centre at 47 Main Street Portlaoise is open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. The Society provide support for families dealing with dementia in our Support Group on the third Wednesday of every month in the Resource Centre from 7.30-9pm
The Society has a Social Club on second and fourth Thursday of every month and go to different venues. Through fundraising they provide respite beds in Waterman’s Lodge Respite Care Centre in Killaloe.