‘Something For The Weekend’ Laois
Music Generation Laois News
A concert with Jackie Daly (button accordion) & Matt Cranitch (fiddle) will take place on Friday 12 February in The Barn, Tyrrellspass, Co Westmeath @ 8pm, admission €15, followed by workshops with Jackie Daly and Matt Cranitch on Saturday 13th February on the Sliabh Luachra style from 10am-12noon (all instruments welcome, workshop fee €10 ). For further info, contact email@example.com.
Traditional Summer School Video
Here’s a video of a beautiful performance from Music Generation Laois’ Traditional Summer School 2015. A small group of students took part in a masterclass with the wonderful accordion player Martin Tourish and in a short space of time, this beautiful arrangement came to life!
Laois and Emo ‘Blast from the Past’
We don’t have to go back that many months to find a former Laois footballing great showing the way in a supposedly ‘Young Man’s Game’. Emo and Laois legend Mick Lawlor found the back of the Portlaoise twice in two minutes to take the reigning county champions to a replay.
Portlaoise Ladies Rugby Club
Portlaoise Ladies Rugby Club looking for new players of all levels of experience. Our training sessions are currently stripped back to basics so now is the ideal time for anyone who might like to give Ladies Rugby a chance. It’s friendly, free and fun. Training is every Tuesday and Friday 7.30-8.30 at Togher Rugby Club. Please PM Rosie Palmer if interested.