On our Lunchtime News today we revealed the 2022 Mayo Person of the Year Award and the Meitheal Award winners.
The annual awards are organised by the Mayo Association in Dublin and have been in existence for the last sixty years.
The Mayo Person of the Year award is presented annually to a person who has made an exceptional contribution to Mayo locally nationally or internationally.
While the Meitheal award goes to a voluntary group or club based in Mayo, and who, in the opinion of the adjudicators, have achieved great distinction or have worked for the county or its people.
A panel of three independent adjudicators decide on the winners in both categories.
The PRO of the Mayo Association in Dublin, Attymass native ,Noel Howley joined Midwest News Editor Teresa O’Malley to announce the winners...