Posts Tagged ‘Portlaw’

Wonder Woman

Tired but victorious: Diane Behan takes a well-earned breather after winning the women’s section of The Race 2015 in Donegal last weekend. Inset: Diane completing the cycling leg of an incredible feat of endurance.			 		| Photos: The Race 2015
Eighteen hours, forty-three minutes and fifty seven seconds: that’s how long it took Portlaw native and Waterford AC’s Diane Behan to complete and win The Race 2015, which was held in North West Donegal last weekend. Diane, who is well known on the local athletics circuit, was the [...]

Excessive radon levels in Portlaw

Sinn Féin Cllr Declan Clune.
Excessive levels of radon have been recorded in Portlaw. Radon is a known carcinogen and a major cause of lung cancer. A high radon level can be found in any home in any part of the country, but such homes are more likely to be located in High Radon Areas. Sinn Féin Cllr Declan Clune highlighted the [...]