The First Laois & Offaly Garda Youth Took Place In Portlaoise

Written 5 months ago by Angel Croitor

On Friday the first Laois and Offaly Garda Youth Awards took place in Portlaoise.

Over one hundred and fifty guests, which included young people, their families and friends descended on the Killeshin Hotel.

The event celebrated the achievements of the recipients, aged between 13 and 21, across four categories; individual award, special achievement award, group award and community safety awards.

Midlands 103’s Daniel Keating was also there to report on some of the great things that youths are doing for the community.

16-year-old Adam McGlade from Edenderry was the overall winner and he’s commended for his quick action, bravery and leadership skills.

Photos from An Garda Siochana