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Plans for ‘hockey Centre of Excellence’ to be developed on grounds of Laois school

Two Laois hockey clubs have joined forces with a secondary school for what could be a very exciting venture. Abbeyleix Junior Hockey Club and Portlaoise Ladies Hockey Club have joined with Dunamase College to apply for a Sports Capital Grant with the aim of establishing a Regional Hockey Centre of Excellence for Laois. This facility,…


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Stradbally native Alan Hartnett is a graduate of Knockbeg College who has worked in the local and national media since 2008. Alan has a BA in Economics, Politics and Law and an MA in Journalism from DCU. His happiest moment was when Jody Dillon scored THAT goal in the Laois senior football final in 2016.