Michael English

Please Say One For Me

Bus Eireann Scrapping Expressway Routes A Further Blow to Laois

That's the thoughts of one local Fine Gael representative.

A Laois Councillor believes Bus Eireann's decision to scrap a number of Expressway routes is a "further blow" to the county.

The Dublin routes to Limerick which stops in Portlaoise and Roscrea, Galway - which serves Athlone - and Cork will be cancelled from early next year.

Fine Gael Councillor Conor Bergin says the area has already been effected when Borris-In-Ossary, Castletown and Mountrath were bypassed by the service in 2014. 

He says many people depend on these buses: 

More from Midlands News

Stay Tuned

Never miss a moment from Midlands 103

  • Available on the App Store
  • Available on Google Play
  • Just ask Amazon Alexa