As part of our now well-established running series, we bring you this week’s ‘Good Week/Bad Week’.
To see who has had a good or bad week, we look at different news stories happening in Laois and involving Laois people. Most importantly, it’s all a bit of fun.
GOOD WEEK FOR…
Oisin Fitzpatrick and Amy Kennedy
Oisin and Amy were the two lucky Laois students who won a €1,000 scholarship each to secondary school
Dr Diane Cooper
Laois woman Dr Diane Cooper was named Regional Winner in the Best Business Idea category at the Best Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards
BAD WEEK FOR…
The Festival of the Mountain, which has taken place in Rosenallis every summer since 1962, will not go ahead this year with organisers citing a lack of interest.
Main Street Portlaoise
Two eateries have closed on Main Street Portlaoise in the past few weeks
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