President To Open Nenagh Community Garden

PRESIDENT Michael D Higgins has agreed to officially Nenagh Community Garden Project on June 6.

PRESIDENT Michael D Higgins has agreed to officially Nenagh Community Garden Project on June 6.

The steering committee, participants, their families and allied partners are delighted with the fact that the President is taking time out of his very busy schedule to open the Garden,

It is felt by all involved in the Garden Project that it is a great honour for the work being done and is a reflection on the Presidents belief in an inclusive society.

Project coordinator, Gerry Coffey stated that during the presidential election campaign that the steering committee had decided to approach all the candidates and ask them if they would consider, if they were elected President that they would consent to opening the Garden Project.

Mayor of Nenagh Virginia O’Dowd welcomed the visit by President Higgins.

For full details see this week’s Tipperary Star.