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National Lottery Good Causes Awards 2019

We are absolutely thrilled to be chosen as regional winners in Sport Category for the Midlands regional. Also a huge congrats to Cuisle Cancer Support and Abbeyleix Bog Project who are also regional winners in Health & Wellbeing Category and Heritage. These...

Bealtaine Festival Laois 2019

A Huge number of events are happening in Laois for the Bealtaine Festival  don’t miss the opportunity to take part this year Come and join in the celebrations! For the month of May the Arts Office, Laois County Council invite people of an older age to join in...

Social Tennis for Over 50’s

Laois Sports Partnership in partnership with Abbeyleix Tennis Club announces the opening of a Social Tennis Programme for over 50’s in Abbeyleix Tennis Club. This new initiative will be launched with registration on the 4th of April 2019 in Abbeyleix Manor Hotel at...

Sport Ireland launches New Women in Sport Policy

Sport Ireland launched its new Women in Sport Policy and confirmed former Irish international rugby player Lynne Cantwell as the Chair of Sport Ireland’s new Women in Sport Committee. The policy, which was launched today at the Sport Ireland National Indoor Arena,...

Walking on Water – Watersways for Health

Research has shown that engagement with nature through outdoor activities can have a significant positive impact on an individual’s health and wellbeing. Get Ireland Walking, Waterways Ireland and Local Sports Partnerships from Kildare, Carlow and Laois are launching...

2018 Annual Report Launched

We are delighted to welcome this annual report, which provides an overview of the work of the Partnership in 2018. We are delighted to report that interagency and stakeholder collaboration is a major factor in the successful delivery of many participation...

LSP Sport & Physical Activity Grant Scheme 2019

Grant Application 2019 https://www.laoissports.ie/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Laois-LSP-Sport-Physical-Activity-Grants-Application-Form-2019.pdfApplication Guidelines 2019https://www.laoissports.ie/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Application-guidelines-2019.pdf

OT Walks Laois

Laois saw a fantastic turnout at all 4 walks on 12th January 2019. Over 958 people took part in walks in Emo, Portlaoise, Durrow & Ballykilcavan. Well done to all the participants for coming out and supporting a healthier lifestyle. A huge thanks to all our...