Home News Business Tyrone legend Mickey Harte in Mountmellick this weekend for Bank of Ireland...

Tyrone legend Mickey Harte in Mountmellick this weekend for Bank of Ireland Enterprise event

Tyrone manager Mickey Harte will be in Portarlington next week
Tyrone manager Mickey Harte will be in Mountmellick this Saturday

Legendary Tyrone football manager Mickey Harte is the star attraction at the Mountmellick Enterprise Town Sports and Community Expo this coming Saturday, an event organised by Bank of Ireland.

The event will be a celebration of Mountmellick business, community and sporting life with a busy schedule of presentations and performances throughout the day.

The event takes place in the Catholic Institute on the Main Street in Mountmellick and will be officially opened by Minister Charlie Flanagan who will cut the ribbon alongside Maria Harris, the Community Banking Manager for Mountmellick and Portarlington.

Harte – who is the longest-serving gaelic football manager in the country – will be interviewed on stage by Steven Miller from LaoisToday.ie.

The event will also have performances from the Mountmellick Men’s Shed, Mountmellick Gymnastics and Irish Dancing from Leona Gorman among many others.

Free face-painting will be available on the day as well spot prizes throughout the event and a Santa Postal Station.

The event, which is free to attend, begins at 11am.

Full Schedule 

11am – Official Opening by Minister Charlie Flanagan and cutting of the ribbon by Minister Flanagan and Maria Harris, Bank of Ireland

11.15am – Performance by Mountmellick Men’s Shed

11.30am – Mickey Harte, Tyrone senior football manager – interview with Steven Miller, LaoisToday

12noon – Performance by Leona Gorman (Irish Dancing); Donna Payne; Combat Kickboxing

12.40pm – Bizworld Presentations

1pm – Performance by Mountmellick Gymnastics

1.15pm – Pieta House

1.30pm – Presentations: Give Together; School Colouring Competition Give Together

1.40pm – Performance: Donna Payne

2pm – Closing by Maria Harris, Community Banking Manager, Mountmellick and Portarlington

SEE ALSO – The Sunday Interview: Larry finishes up after 40 years with Teagasc



Previous articleLaois County Council to maintain lake in Portlaoise
Next articleSt Conleth’s GFMs and Others enjoy end of season blitz
Steven Miller is owner and managing editor of LaoisToday.ie. From Laois, Steven studied Journalism in DCU and has 14 years experience in the media, almost 10 of those in an editorial role. Husband of Emily, father of William and Lillian, he's happiest when he's telling stories or kicking a point.