Rosenallis GAA

Rosenallis GAA

Juvenille registration will take place next Friday 1st March from 7 to 9pm in the club rooms. Looking forward to seeing all new members good luck to everyone who bought county tickets in the 1st draw next Friday night.

Rosenallis ICA

The ICA met on Monday 18 February. Sympathies were offered to families of Eamon Burke, The Flanagan Family, Walter Murphy and family on the death of his cousin, The Corcoran family on the death of Mrs Mary McCormick, Sarah O’Loughlin on the death of her sister Margaret and The Glynn family on the death of Rita. Our competition was

won by 1st Helena Keegan 2nd Maureen Bloomer. Prize winner was Kathleen Murphy. We would like to thank Louise Kelly who gave an excellant demonstration on cup cake decoration. Our next meeting is on March 18.


The group are busy rehearsing their latest production, the hilarious comedy “MOVE OVER MRS MARKHAM” by Ray Cooney and John Chapman and directed by Padraig O’Toole. Show is in the Mountmellick Community Arts Centre on Thursday 28 February, Friday 1 March & Saturday 2 March 2013 at 8pm nightly Tickets €10 / Concessions €5.

Laois Cycling and Touring Club

The club invite all to come and join them for their weekly beginners cycle. Starts at the Maldron hotel on the Abbeyleix Rd on Sundays at 8-50 for a 9am start. Easy pace, distance 20-30km. All levels catered for. For more information contact Mick 0851522945 or

Mountmellick Drama Festival 2013

The festival takes place from Friday 8 to Friday 15 March at Mountmellick Community Arts Centre. Season Tickets (8 Nights) €50 (Concessions €25) Nightly Tickets €10 (Concessions €5) Group Bookings Available For further details please contact Tricia at 086 1604 363 / Email:

Set Dancing

Week-end of dancing in conjunction with The Gathering at The Gandon Inn, Emo on March 8, 9, 10. Details from Maureen Culleton 0876482038

European Tree of the Year

The King Oak at Charleville Castle, Tullamore has been entered into the European Tree of the Year competition it is the only Irish entry to the competition which is won by votes online. Please support the Irish entry by voting you will require an email address and you must confirm your vote via email after you have voted online please vote at Closing Date 28 February 2013

Mountmellick Comhaltas

The branch has a very busy time ahead, with launching Mountmellick Drama Festival on February 27 at 8pm, holding their Church Gate collection on March 2, 3, and planning their annual concert on March 22. See Mountmellick notes for full details.