Laois Heritage Projects 2022

Heritage Projects 2022

All projects for 2022 are detailed in our Annual Action Plan 2022 (Download pdf). Detailed reports and project updates are below.

Ann Lawlor, Project Manager Creative Ireland Laois; Frances Kerry Larosa, Deputy Principal Mountmellick CS; Artist James Kirwan; Angela McEvoy, Director of Services Laois County Council; Cllr Paddy Bracken, Cathaoirleach of the Borris in Ossory Mountmellick Municipal District and Catherine Casey, Laois Heritage Officer at the launch of Mountmellick’ mural celebrating Ireland’s Swift (Apus apus) by street artist James Kirwan. Mountmellick is a stronghold within County Laois for these charismatic and threatened birds. Supported by Creative Ireland Laois as part of the Creative Ireland Programme, in partnership with Laois County Council Heritage Office, and BirdWatch Ireland.
Picture: Alf Harvey.

Barry Whelan, Caroline Hofman, Chief Executive Laois Chamber; Angela McEvoy, Director of Services Laois County Council and Teddy Fennelly, Laois Heritage at the launch of The High Fortress: A Guide to the Rock of Dunamase.
Picture: Alf Harvey.

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