Woodenbridge raft race

Woodenbridge raft race

The Woodenbridge Paddlers will hold their sponsored Raft Race on Sunday January 26 starting from the Woodenbridge at 1.30pm with registration at 1pm. Prize winners in senior, junior and scouts sections. Junior and scouts rafts require one adult on board. Entry fee €35 per raft. Sponsors are also invited to display their log on competing rafts. This event will aid the Woodenbridge Community Alert / Killermogh Church Window Fund. Raffle afterwards in Bob’s Bar. A raft building evening for all interested will be held on Saturday next at Newtown Mill at 2pm. For more information contact 087 2395357.

Tidy Towns

Do you know that there are 32 Tidy Towns Groups in Laois. If you are looking to do something different for the new year why not help out with your local group.

Tidy Towns groups work tirelessly to improve the areas in which we live and a few hours a week can make a huge difference. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer in your local community you should contact a member or check the local newspapers / newsletter to find out what is happening in your area.

If you do not have contact details for your local group please contact Siobhan Donoher who will assist you in this regard. Email: or call 057 86 74330.