This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 4 °C Monday 17 December, 2018
Advertisement

A pub in Co Laois flooded after heavy rain, but that didn't stop the regulars having a pint

It’ll take more than that to keep them away.

IT WAS TRULY rotten out yesterday – so much so that many parts of the country were badly affected by flooding.

One of the worst-hit areas was the town of Mountmellick in Co Laois, with dozens of families evacuated from their homes after three rivers burst their banks.

Despite all this, local pub Dowling’s remained open for business – and the regulars were in for their pints.

You couldn’t expect a bit of water to stop them, now could you?

23905593_1515654291803605_4724123622825568604_n Source: Facebook/Deric Ó hArtagáin

As the staff wrote on the pub’s Facebook page:

We are open but you need wellies

Priorities.

DailyEdge is on Instagram!

Will Ferrell, Mel Gibson and the lads were thoroughly engrossed in Fair City on Gogglebox>

These are the best Black Friday deals if you fancy shopping ’til you drop>

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS (2)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel