Tullamore Show Will Be Back With A Bang - Minister

Minister Humphreys pictured with her Fine Gael colleague, Offaly councillor John Clendennen at the last night's launch

The return of Ireland's biggest one-day agri festival was officially launched last night.

Tullamore Show will be back with a bang this year. 

That's according to Minister for Rural Development Heather Humphreys who was speaking at the launch at the Bridge House Hotel in Tullamore last night.

She says the government is providing €700,000 to the Irish Shows' Association to support committees around the country. 

Minister Humphreys has been speaking with Midlands 103's Sinead Hubble and says the Government would be topping up the funding they promised for agricultural shows in 2019:

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