New Laois Plaza Will Employ 120 When Fully Operational

It's on course to open in August.

The new motorway plaza in Laois is set to open on the August Bank Holiday Weekend.

The 10 million euro facility was due to open its doors earlier this month, but construction was delayed by the covid crisis.

Located on the M7 at Junction 17 outside Portlaoise, it's hoped at least 120 full- and part-time staff will be employed when things get up and running.

It's the latest and largest of six plazas developed by Supermac's boss Pat McDonagh, including the Barrack Obama Plaza in Moneygall - and he's looking for some help with naming it:

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