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November 11, 2008

Good Luck to Kildare's Queen of the Land

Paula Mangan Best wishes are sent to Paula Mangan this week as she represents Kildare in the 44th Annual Queen of the Land Festival hosted in Tullamore, which takes please this weekend, 14th -17th Novemember

Paula, a 25 year old childcare worker from Kilshanroe , Carbury was delighted when chosen to represent kildare at this event.

‘It’s a great honour to be picked to be the Kildare Queen; I just hope I can do the county proud.’

Paula, a member of the Balyna/Carbury Macra club for several years, was picked from a county round over the summer. The Farmers Journal sponsored event is one of the most anticipated by macra members as it’s the last hoorah before the Christmas period.

This year in the competition sees the introduction of escorts for all the 27 queens that will be taking part from all around the country.

With an active weekend ahead for all the queens and their supporters every best wish is sent to Paula.

Hope you have a great weekend!
Kildare Macra.

With all that going on just in Kildare why not come along and see what macra is really all about?

For more information why not log onto or Contact Jacqueline Walsh,  Training & Development Officer for Kildare Macra Na Feirme.
Phone: 087 773 5659