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Nominations invited for Cissie Roughan Award

15 November 2018

Clare County Council is inviting the local community in Kilrush to submit nominations for the Cissie Roughan Award 2018, a civic award honouring individuals and voluntary organisations that have contributed significantly to the town.

Set up in 1993 by Kilrush Town Council to give public recognition to Cllr. Cissie Roughan’s work as a member of the Local Authority from 1980 to 1991, the civic award promotes and encourages participation and achievement in the arts, social, business, education, sporting and general life of the town.

The award scheme is open to anyone to nominate the person or persons, not necessarily resident in Kilrush, who have made an outstanding contribution to Kilrush societ for the purpose of promoting/encouraging/achieving in the areas of:
-  The Arts.
-  Social, business/entrepreneurial, education/sporting fields, the life of the Kilrush community.

Nominations forms are available from the offices of the West Clare Municipal District, Town Hall, Kilrush, Co. Clare (065-9051047).  The final date for receipt of completed applications is 20th November 2018.

The recipients to receive awards will be selected by an adjudication committee while an awards ceremony will be held on 27 November 2018.  The overall winner will be presented with a perpetual trophy.

Page last updated: 15/11/18

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