Twenty two girls bid for Tipperary Rose of Tralee

Picking a Rose

Twenty two girls bid for Tipperary Rose of Tralee

Tipperary will select its Rose of Tralee entrant at a gala ceremony in the Anner Hotel, Thurles, on Saturday night next, April 2 at 7.30 pm.

Twenty two girls from all over the county will bid for the coveted title.

The winner will receive a collection of prizes, and will represent Tipperary in the extended international Rose of Tralee festival this August.

The entries are - Roisin Troy, aged 23, Gortnahoe; Leanne Fogarty, 22, Cashel; Aoife Dunphy, 25, Clonmel;Noelle Lonergan,24, Kilsheelan; Leeann Carey Buckle, 18, Clonmel; Denise Kennedy, 21 , Ballina; Sarah Dillon, 20, Tipperary town; Chloe Dwyer, 21, Clonmel Dannon Carey Buckle, 19, Clonmel; Jessica O'Brien, 24. Thurles; Caoimhe Maher, 18 Loughmore;

Caoimhe Kirby, 25, Roscrea

Rebecca Coady, 21, Thurles,

Fiona O'Sullivan, 21, Thurles;

Cailey Bergin, 21, Clonmel

Niamh Chadwick, 27, Nenagh;

Christine Madden, 21, Nenagh;

Jenny Hickey, 27, Ballyporeen;

Fiona O'Connor, 26, Cashel;

Roisin Dullea, 25, Nenagh;

Helen Hayes, 26, Thurles;

Jillian Browne, 26, Roscrea

MC on the night will be TV3 weatherman Deric Hartigan, with supporting entertainment, and a raffle in aid of Suir Haven Cancer Support Centre

Tickets are selling up up quickly and are on sale from your local Rose, the Anner Hotel and hopefully on the door on the night.