Kenmare has been named Ireland’s Best Kept Small Town.
Minister for Rural and Community Affairs Michael Ring presented the award to a delegation from Kenmare at Farmleigh House earlier today.
The competition, which spans the 32 counties, is the latest in a long list of accoldes for Kenmare’s Tidy Towns Committee.
Cllr Patrick Connor-Scarteen congratulated the delegation who are currently on their way back home with their award.
However he said they have a very important pitstop to make in Killarney, on their way home to Kenmare this evening: