Around Portarlington Way

Around Portarlington Way


The A.G.M. of Portarlington Community Centre will take place on Thursday November 19.

Christmas Fair

Portarlington Community Centre are holding their Christmas Fair on Sunday November 29, from 12 until 5 pm. €30 for table and we are currently taking bookings directly in the Centres Office, with a €15 booking deposit required to secure table. Variety of crafts on sale. Visit Santas grotto, have a coffee in Mrs Claus cafe, facepainter and entertainment. Free admission. Check out our Facebook page or call 057-8645728 for further information.

Christmas in Portarlington. What could be nicer?

Christmas in Portarlington. What could be nicer? 


Afternoon dancing In aid of Portarlington Senior citizens Annual party takes place on Sunday November 22. From 3-6 pm in the Portarlington Community Centre. Music by – J & L Sound. Refreshments served. Admission €5. All welcome.

Christmas Extravaganza

The 3rd Annual Christmas Extravaganza takes place in the Heritage Hotel Killenard on Sunday December 13th @ 8pm. Mulled wine reception takes place from 7pm. Many artists will perform on the night. The highlight of the night is always our wonderful St Michael’s Choir under the direction of Dr Larry Fullam. Tickets can be bought in the Love Port office in the Community Centre or you can contact Ann Dunne @ 087-4116101 or Lillian Shiels @ 087-2213591. Proceeds to Portarlington Meals on Wheels & the Portarlington Community Development Association. A wonderful night is assured.

Christmas Club

Portarlington Credit Union Christmas Club payout dates are from Tues November 24 to Sat December 19. Money can be paid straight to your bank account. Please submit your IBAN & BIC for same. ID may be required.

Portarlington Credit Union Ltd.

Portarlington Credit Union




2016 Calendar has been launched by Portarlington Tidy Towns. The calendar contains pictures taken by Con Murphy Photographer of various places around Portarlington. It is on sale in Fletchers, Whelehans/Central Stores, Main St. / Supervalu and is priced at €5. All money raised goes back into Portarlington Tidy Towns. It would be a great gift for family, friends and anyone who is living away.


Portarlington Social Services Friday Cuppa takes place on Friday Nov 20 from 12 Noon – 3pm & every fortnight thereafter. Come along & have lunch & a chat, a sing song or a game of Bingo & get to meet up with friends & meet new people. Further info. Contact Ann (Bourke) Dunne @ 087-4116101.

Portarlington Social Services

A warm cuppa in Portarlington

 Dinner Dance

The Mid Leinster PTAA annual Dinner Dance takes place on Friday November 20 in the Manor Hotel Abbeyleix. Special guest will be James Shelvin (President PTAA). Music by the Kelly Family. Subscription €25. Tickets are available from Lil Ryan, Marian Hill. Contact 057-8623919.


Dancing continues every Monday night in The Gandon Inn, from 9pm to 11.30pm in aid of Portarlington St V de Paul. Nov 23-The Kelly Family. Nov 30-J&S Sound. Dec 7-Unity. Party Night. Come along for a great night out.  Admission €7.  All welcome.

The Committee of Portarlington St Vincent de Paul would like to thank everyone who attended their Fundraising dance on last Friday November 13. Your support is always appreciated.

Dancing at the Gandon Inn

Dancing at the Gandon Inn

Charity Shop

The St Vincent de Paul Charity shop Main St is always appreciative of your support. Your donations to the shop are always welcome. The goods we take are Ladies, Men & Childrens clothing & shoes. Curtains, toys, books & furniture etc. All money raised goes back in to the Community.

A large amount of new Clothes with labels has been donated to us. These items will go on Sale from Tuesday November 24 to November 27. Also we have a raffle for many hampers. Raffle tickets available now at €1 a strip. Raffle will take place for Christmas. Tickets available in the Shop.


If you are interested in joining our Carol Singing Group this Christmas please contact Anne Dunne on 087- 4146600. All are welcome.