From this weekend in Solas Eco Garden Shop, Portarlington, you can now buy ‘Moo Cow Milk’. ‘Moo Cow fresh milk’ was created by husband and wife team Mícheál and Cora Finlay who are dairy farmers in Portarlington. It will be on sale from ‘SOLAS Farmers’ Market’ through their state-of-the-art milk vending machine. It comes in […]

Laois hosts National PPN Conference 2022

Delegates from 31 PPNs representing 18,000 PPN member groups from across Ireland attended the National PPN Conference 2022 in the Midlands Park Hotel, Portlaoise last weekend. Alongside workshops PPN members were brought to a number of locations across the county to showcase the amazing work done by Laois PPN member groups. On the tour, they […]

Laois win big at National Heritage Awards.

Laois bagged two big wins at this year’s National Heritage Awards Congratulations to Teddy Fennelly who won the 2022 ‘Heritage Hero Award’ while the Biodiversity Award went to Birdwatch Ireland, in association with Kildare Bat Group and Laois Heritage Office.  The National Heritage Awards has recognised the enormous contribution of individuals and community groups across […]