Walking in Laois

The Laois Walks Festival 2015 has begun. This festival runs from July 1st to July 31st 2015 and all are welcome. Let’s get walking! Please see the brochure here. For more details check out www.laoispartnership.ie or www.facebook.com/LaoisWalksFestival

Public Consultation – Laois Walking and Cycling Strategy Working Draft

 Laois County Council, Laois Sports Partnership and Laois Partnership Company are engaged in the preparation of a Walking and Cycling Strategy for County Laois. A Laois Walking and Cycling Strategy – Working Draft is now available to view and related submissions from community groups, interest groups and members of the public are now being sought. Related written submissions are invited before September 2nd 2015 to  cyclingandwalking@laoiscoco.ie or by post to Laois Walking and Cycling Strategy – Working Draft, Planning Department, Aras an Chontae, Portlaoise, County Laois

Please click on the live links below to view the Strategy-Working Draft. The maps below are contained within the Working Draft, but higher quality resolution is available by clicking on the live links to individual below.


Note: A Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening and an Appropriate Assessment (AA) Screening accompany the Working Draft and a full SEA and AA will be carried out before a finalised Draft is published.