Tipperary will select its Rose for the annual Rose of Tralee contest this Saturday night.
The event will take place in the Anner Hotel, Thurles at 7.30pm.
The winner will receive a collection of Newbridge Silverware, a number of other superb prizes, and will represent County Tipperary in the Irish regional finals in Portlaoise this June bank holiday weekend.
Eighteen girls are competing for the great prize to go forward to the regional qualifier and then hopefully make the final itself in Tralee.
The girls, who they are representing, their age, and where they are from, are -
Marian Duggan, John Quirke Jewllers /Cahir Letting, 27, Cahir
Ashling Tynan, Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh, 19, Nenagh
Jenny Hickey, Peaches Boutique, 26, Ballyporeen
Laura Lonergan, Lonergans Bar, 21, Cashel
Áine Madden, Carey Glass, 26, Clonmel
Nicola Ryan, Gleeson Steel & Eng., 23, Gortnahoe
Katie Mc Donnell, St Patricks Brass Band Cashel, 19, Cashel
Róisín Dullea, Aneva, 24, Nenagh
Kelly Doheny, Keogh Building Contractors, 20, Clonmel
Emily May Crawford, Ginos, 20, Templemore
Tracey Barron, Pride of Tipperary, 24, Oola
Aoife O’ Meara, Casey Fuels, 24, The Ragg
Bridgette Carey, Mediskin, Nenagh, 24, Nenagh
Alison Brolan, Netcelero, 24, Thurles
Caoimhe Kennedy, Tearaways, 23, Lorrha
Fiona O’Connor, William Alexander Hair design/Adtech, 25, Cashel
Nicole Kerrigan, The Anner Hotel, 19, Thurles
Elaine Kennedy, 24, Killenaule
MC on the nights will be KCRL’S Brendan Hennessy, this is a great fun night out with supporting entertainment which will guarantee a smile on every attendee’s face.
Tickets are limited and are on sale from your local Rose and The Anner Hotel, Thurles and will be available on the door on the night.
For MORE info email firstname.lastname@example.org or find us on our face book page “tipperary.rosecentre”