Active Retirement

Active Retirement

New members always welcome. We meet in the old school community hall at 1pm every Wednesday.

Knock National School

Knock national school have produced a 2014 calendar. Contact Rosin Fleming.


Hurling training for all senior, junior and minor players resumes this Tuesday February 4 in the Squash Hall at 8pm. Juvenile training will commence on February 17 at 5.30pm.

Tickets now available for the annual all county and clubs draw, from all committee members and players €130 or €32.50/month X four. This is your GAA club’s main source of income so your support is greatly appreciated.


Walkers continue to meet every morning in the square. All are welcome.


Bingo is now back in the old hall. Over €1,200 in prizes every week and a raffle. Please come and support.

Weekly Lotto

Jackpot tickets €2 each again available from committee and players.

Code of Ethics course

Laois Sports Partnership are holding a code of ethics on Monday February 10 from 6.30pm - 9.30pm in Portlaoise Leisure Centre. This course is open to anybody interested in taking part. It is compulsory that all juvenile mentors and officers have this course done the cost is €20 each or €15 each if two or more from the same club.

Basic First Aid

Cardiac and first response course will take place in Portlaoise Leisure Centre on Saturday February 15 and 22 from 9am to 4pm. Price to be confirmed. Please note participants must attend both days of the course.

Vintage Rally

A public meeting will be held in the Old School Community Hall on Thursday February 20 to determine the future direction of the Ballinakill Vintage Rally. All welcome to attend.