Results from Sunday 11th May. Juniors: 1st Dale Carroll, 2nd Kieran Ryan. Seniors: 1st Jimmy Devanney, 2nd Paddy Fitzpatrick, 3rd Mick White. The next competition will be announced. Rathdowney Anglers would also like to thank Matt Campbell and the boys who travelled from Louth for the Fly Fishing instruction, it was a very enjoyable day.


Due to increasing interest in this year’s charity cycle in aid of Pieta House can those who have yet to sign up please do so before Thursday 23rd May in order to finalise hotels etc….

A Texas Hold’em night will be held in Iano’s on Friday 6th June to raise funds for Pieta House. Details and times will be announced next week and posters put up.


A great Bingo is held every Tuesday Night at 8.30 in the Rathdowney Community Centre. Your support would be greatly appreciated. Bingo is run by the Community Centre Group.


for adults every Tuesday 10-12 in the Rathdowney Community Centre also painting classes for children 3pm – 4.30 every Friday. Call Elga on 086 2485887 or 057 8737899 for more information.


SOCIAL DANCING courtesy of Laois Partnership in Rathdowney Community Centre on Thursday 22nd May from 11am-1pm. Teacher Maureen Culleton. Contact Pauline: 087 6572701


starting Tuesday May 13 and Thursday May 15 at 7pm. Pilates starting Tuesday May 13 8.15 -9 in the Parochial Hall. 8 week courses, all fitness levels welcome. Contact Brid on 086 3850977.


meet on Friday mornings 10-12 in the Marion Centre. All welcome parents and minders with children from new born to pre-school.


if you wish to put a note in the Leister Express please leave it into the Card Stand by Thursday by 5pm.