We would like to express sincere condolences to George Hastings, Grennan, Attanagh on the recent death of his brother-in-law Sam Clarke of Beagh, Killinkere, Virginia, Co Cavan. RIP.

Progressive 25

There were six tables on Friday, January 28 Progressive Card Games in Ballyouskill Hall. The winners were Edward Delaney and Paddy Lalor (11 games); the Farrells (10 games); Jim Mooney and Jim Walsh (10 games).

Tidy Towns

Do you know that there are 32 Tidy Towns Groups in Laois. Why not help out with your local group. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer contact Siobhan Donoher who will assist you in this regard. Email: or telephone 057 86 74330.