Posts from Portlaoise

Posts from Portlaoise

Calling Local Songwriters

Have any of you any songs about contemporary Portlaoise? Songs naming particular people (bearing in mind the libel laws!), places and events…a modern version of the Portlaoise Queen? Thanks. Let John Dunne know by PM’ing him here.

Portlaoise AFC News

The club’s U-13 Major team are back in SFAI Cup action this Saturday against Camp Juniors from Dingle in the last 16 stage. Kick off is at 2pm in Rossleighan this Sat. Feb. 13th. All support would be much appreciated as this group attempt to be the first side from the club to reach the quarter finals of this national cup competition.

Pride of Portlaoise!: Portlaoise AFC's side from last season prior to their 'derby' clash away to Mountmellick United last Spring. pic 7691: Mountmellick!: Mountmellick United's side which defied all the odds to retain their Senior status last season and so condemned near-neighbours Clonaslee United to relegation

Pride of Portlaoise!: Portlaoise AFC News

‘Wild’ Evening Classes

Caroline Lalor an Offaly-based Ecologist will run the following evening class in Portlaoise from early March.

 Perfect introduction to Wildlife and Habitats!

Perfect introduction to Wildlife and Habitats!


The venue is 5 minute walk from the train station/town center so is accessible by public transport if that’s a factor. This is the perfect introduction to the overall subjects of Wildlife and Habitats. PM Ricky Whelan here if interested.

Exhibition at Dunamaise Arts Centre

The ‘Beneath the Dock Leaf’ show by artist Pat Byrne is running up until February 27th at The Dunamaise Arts Centre in Portlaoise. For exhibition photos click here.

Portlaoise Educate Together N.S News

‍ REMINDER ****Valentines Cake Sale is on now!!!! Friday the 12th of February at Portlaoise Educate Together N.S ?? Open to the children at 8.30am and to parents/guardians from 1.10pm to 2.00pm this is an annual fundraiser organised by the Parents Association, all donations are gratefully accepted

Educate Together NS Portlaoise News

Educate Together NS Portlaoise News

Portlaoise Heritage Hotel Wedding Fair

Sunday 21st February 2016 1-5pm

Fashion Shows & over 25 exhibitors on the day

Taste our gourmet Delights from our wedding menus

Sample Wine & Punch with Great Entertainment on the Day

Speak to one of our dedicated team about our new packages,

New Ballroom coming in 2016.

It’s All New at the Portlaoise Heritage Hotel


Portlaoise ‘Blast from the Past’ 

Paul Cahalane’s Portlaoise GAA Crest Challenge 

It’s Ballyboden v Portlaoise in the Leinster club football final this Sunday.But how well can Michael Darragh Macauley and Paul Cahillane draw their club crests from memory?

Posted by on Friday, December 4, 2015