Ten Macra hopefuls will be hoping to be named regional King and Queen this evening.
Macra na Feirme’s Northwest competition is being held in Sligo, with the
Shannonside Northern Sound region being well represented.
Macra clubs in Cavan, Monaghan, Roscommon, Leitrim and Longford have all
put forward their prospective Kings and Queens.
Lisa Brennan and Cathal Conaty are there for Monaghan, with Noeleen Kelly
and Caoin McCabe representing Cavan.
Laura Farrell and Kevin Halvey are Longford’s hopefuls, while Leitrim has
Eimear Brady and Dylan McBrearty.
Concluding the local candidates are Ruth Harney and Dillon Beirne of
The contestants will be put through their paces with activities and
interviews, before the 13th Northwest King and Queen are announced tonight.