Heritage Council Local Heritage Awards.
Over 80 community groups from right across the country received Local Heritage Grant Awards ranging from €1,000 - €10,000 each from the Heritage Council. Representatives from groups who received awards from Galway attended a ceremony in Kilkenny last week where RTE’s Mary Kennedy presented them with commerative Heritage Council bronze plaques.
Pictured at the awards was John Wilcox, Mary Kennedy, James Joyce, Bellevue Gate Lodges Restoration Committee, Eddie Murphy, Ford Ireland, Nessa Dunlea, The Heritage Council, Con Costello, The Heritage Council, Mary Gunter-Nix, Loughrea Environmental Group, Lynn O’Keefe Lascar, Doorus Orchard Project, Sheila Phelan, Galway Civic Trust and Marta Gergelyova.
Picture Dylan Vaughan