Donal Walsh receives posthumous award at the National Newspapers of Ireland Awards

Donal Walsh was posthumously honoured at the National Newspapers of Ireland Awards. Radio Kerry Kerry's Eye Local Hero Award winner Donal Walsh Before his death last May, the 16 year old campaigned against youth suicide and raised thousands of euro for Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital in Crumlin.  Yesterday, the Blennerville teenager’s parents Fionnbar and Elma were presented with an award for Outstanding Contribution to Public Debate. Presenting the award, journalist Brendan O’Connor said Donal Walsh’s words were ‘a reminder to us to count our blessings and be thankful for the simple things in life’