There was success for both Cavan and Monaghan in the LAMA Community and Council Awards. Shortlisted finalists gathered in Dublin this weekend for the ceremony, which took place in Croke Park Stadium.

Cavan came home with two awards, winning Best Community Initiative for ‘The Best Years Of Our Lives Have Yet To Come’ project, and Best Educational Building for Colaiste Dun an Ri, Kingscourt.

Monaghan also had wins with ‘The Derryvalley Catchment Project’ winning Best Environmental/ Ecological Project and the repairmystuff.ie website winning Best Waste Management Programme.