Weekly Club Forecast Pools: Predict the results of ten premiership fixtures weekly to win the jackpot prize. There will be a prize of €60 for the highest points if the jackpot prize is not won. The jackpot starts at €250 and increases by €25 each week if there is no winner. Tickets costing just €2 are on sale from players and local businesses. Please support.

Soccer Tods: Soccer Tods is an exciting 8 week programme for children aged 3 to 6 years to learn through Soccer. All coaches are FAI qualified and trained in dealing with young children. Venue: Portlaoise Leisure Centre, Portlaoise. Commences Saturday 27th September from 1pm to 2pm. For further information contact: Sports Section, Laois County Council on (057) 8674363 or sports@laoiscoco.ie by email.

Leinster Junior Cup Fixture: Lions V Corduff (of Blanchardstown, Dublin) at Cork Road, Durrow. This Sunday, 21st September at 12noon. Please come along and support the lads.