Students from Kerry Comhairle Na nÓg are attending a European youth event in Strasbourg this weekend. Comhairle Na nÓg was set up to allow young people to have a voice on services, policies and issues that affect them in their local area. They were invited to the European Parliament seat in Strasbourg by Kerry MEP Sean Kelly. The students in Starbourg are: Barry Sugrue and Eoghan O’Donnell from Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí. Eimear Horgan from St. Joseph’s Presentation. Collette O’Shea from Colaiste na Sceilge. And Atlanta Kennedy, Aisha Lawal, Sinead Leen and Erin Fitzgibbon from Mercy Mounthawk.
Ger Counihan is chairman of the Kerry Vintners’ Federation. They met Minister Ross this week to raise concerns about rural towns and villages.http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/repeatger.mp3