Around Portarlington Way

Around Portarlington Way


Bingo will continue in Portarlington GAA Centre every Tuesday night at 8.30pm. Over €2,200 in prize money.



Weekly Bingo returned on Wednesday September 6 & every Wednesday night in Portarlington Social Services Centre at 8.30pm. Come along for a few games of bingo & a cuppa after. Looking forward to seeing you all.

Stunning shot of Lea Castle. Thanks to Con Murphy Photographer

All your Portarlington news
Photo thanks to Con Murphy Photography



Dancing continues every Monday night in The Gandon Inn, from 9.30pm to 11.30pm in aid of Portarlington St V de Paul.  September 18-Kelly Family. Come along for a great night out.  Admission €7.  All welcome.


The Concern group in Portarlington wish to thank all who donated to their recent Church gate collection. Big thanks to all who helped with the Collection. Total raised was €842, which will go to fund Concerns various projects throughout Africa & worldwide.


Bingo takes place in Clonaslee Community Centre on Sunday September 17. Doors open at 2.15pm.  First number called at 3pm. Books €3, €6 & €11. Sheets €2. Over €1,800 in prize
money to be won.



This Seasons Bridge starts on Monday September 18 @ 7.45pm in Garryhinch Golf Club. New members welcome.

Incredible panorama of River Barrow & Lea Castle captured by Con Murphy Photography

All your Portarlington News here. Photo courtesy of Con Murphy Photography


This Seasons Bridge starts on Wednesday September 20 @ 7.45pm in Garryhinch Golf Club.


Deepest Sympathy to the family of John Gannon, Droughill, who passed away on Monday September 4 at his residence. John was predeceased by his loving wife Eileen. He will be sadly missed by his devoted daughters Audrey & Amanda, his brother Michael, sisters Moira & Kathleen, 5 grandchildren, his extended family & friends. Requiem Mass took place in St Michael’s Church on Wednesday September 6, with burial after in St Michael’s Cemetery. May John rest in Peace.


Deepest Sympathy to Bill & Bridget Carmody & family Gracefield on the death of Bill’s sister Gretta Gomes (nee Carmody) England & formerly Monasterevin. Gretta lived in England for many years & she will be sadly missed by her extended family & friends. Burial took place on Friday September 1 in England. May Gretta rest in Peace.

Rest in Peace


Deepest Sympathy to the family of Pascal Dunne Coolbanagher Emo & formerly St Brigid’s Sq who passed away in Leeds, England on Friday September 1. Pascal was predeceased by his father John & brother Brian. He will be sadly missed by his loving children Danielle, Jamie-Lee, Georgie & Kieran, wife Siobhan, his mother Jenny, brothers Michael & Paul, extended family & friends. Requiem Mass took place on Friday September 8 in St Paul’s Church Emo, with burial after in the new Cemetery Emo. May Pascal rest in Peace.


Keep this date in your diary folks. Next Sunday September 17 at 12pm.  Family fun run/walk for Portarlington Meals on Wheels. Donations can be made to Nuala McMahon in McGreals Pharmacy Kilnacourt.



Portarlington Happy Hearts Club returned on Thursday September 7 after the Summer Holidays & will continue every Thursday in the Community Centre 2pm to 4pm. New & existing members welcome. Plenty of activities to suit both men & women.

Portarlington's U-14's rounded off the year by beating Killeshin in the Shield Final

Portarlington GAA News Photo Credit Portarlington GAA


Portarlington GAA Club and Combined Clubs Members Lotto Draw on Thursday September 7. Numbers Drawn-  6-8-20-27. No Jackpot Winner. Jackpot next week €8,400.
Portarlington GAA Jackpot Clearance Draw for €6,300 on Tuesday September 5. Numbers Drawn-  9-12-19-25. No Jackpot winner.

As and from 22-6-2017 tickets bought in the Portarlington GAA Combined clubs members draw will be entered into the 2 jackpot draws. Results sheets available locally. Tickets available from Burbages, Tynans Butchers, The Railway Bar, Pint O Port, Luttrell Oil, Spar Station Rd or from any committee member.
We welcome all loyal patrons and new patrons of Portarlington Bingo to McCann Park every Tuesday night at 8.30pm. Over €2k in prizes every week.

Potarlington GAA Race night has been provisionally scheduled for Friday October 13 in the Anvil.  Keep an eye on our FB page for more details.

Does championship glory beckon for League winners Portarlington GAA?

League winners Portarlington GAA! Photo courtesy of Portarlington GAA.

Results-Midlands Park U12 Div 1 Cup Final, Portarlington 5-09-St Pauls 4-07.
Fixtures-. U16 Football Championship Semi Final Portarlington vs St Pauls on September 13 at 6.45pm at a venue TBC. Senior Football Championship Rd 4, Portarlington v Arles Killeen on September 16 at 6pm in O Moore Park. U21 Football Championship Sarsfields vs Portarlington on September 21 at 4pm. U17 Football Championship Portarlington vs Portlaoise on September 29 at 7pm in McCann Park
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