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MONAGHAN ESCORT SET FOR TRALEE

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9 Aug 2013 Comments Off on MONAGHAN ESCORT SET FOR TRALEE

By Cianna McNally It is safe to say that Co Monaghan will be well represented at the Rose of Tralee Festival later this month. In addition to Monaghan Rose Eleanor McQuaid flying the flag for the county, a Ballinode man will also act as an Escort. David McGettigan, who is son of John and Verona, works as Graduate Sports Rehabilitator and has his own private clinic in Ballinode. The 26-year-old told the Northern Standard that he was encouraged by his relation, Monaghan Rose Centre co-ordinator, Eoin Treanor to put ...

ELEANOR TO BE MONAGHAN’S FIRST TRALEE ROSE!

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7 Jun 2013 Comments Off on ELEANOR TO BE MONAGHAN’S FIRST TRALEE ROSE!
ELEANOR TO BE MONAGHAN’S FIRST TRALEE ROSE!

By Cianna McNally History was made last weekend when Clontibret girl Eleanor McQuaid became the first ever Monaghan Rose to be selected for Tralee in August. The 24-year-old was chosen to go through to the Dome at the Regional Finals of the Rose of Tralee which took place in the Portlaoise Heritage Hotel last weekend. Although there have been contestants hailing from the county in the international festival before they all represented Ulster, not Monaghan itself. The last Monaghan girl to get through to Tralee was the late ...

CLONTIBRET’S ELEANOR CHOSEN AS MONAGHAN ROSE

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26 Apr 2013 Comments Off on CLONTIBRET’S ELEANOR CHOSEN AS MONAGHAN ROSE

Newly crowned Monaghan Rose Eleanor McQuaid has vowed to represent the county to the best of her ability. The 24-year-old physiotherapist from Clontibret, who was selected for the role last Saturday night, 20th April in the Glencarn Hotel, Castleblayney, told the Northern Standard that she reacted with “shock, disbelief and elation” when her name was called out. “Given the beautiful and talented group of young women who entered this year’s competition, I found it very difficult to believe that I had won! I immediately got that sudden feeling where your heart ...