Launch of ‘Taste of Roscrea’ - a feast for all the senses

Paul Maher Dromakeenan National School, Teresa Lawless, Cllr micahelSmith, James Marks,Roscrea  scouts, James Shanahan hospice, AnthonyBourke hospice, monica carrol Kerins, tesco Sponsors, maireadRamsbottom Tesco, Brian King creadit union, Paul fogarty Joe mcGrathTipperary North County Manager and Seamus Browne President of Roscreachamber of Commerce, Photograph gwynwallacephotography.com
Roscrea is set to be transformed into a winter wonderland from December 5th/8th when the ‘Taste of Roscrea’ returns by popular demand.

Roscrea is set to be transformed into a winter wonderland from December 5th/8th when the ‘Taste of Roscrea’ returns by popular demand.

The Damer Castle hosted the official launch which was carried out by County Manager Mr. Joe McGrath.

During the 4-day event their will be traders selling a range of Christmas gifts, seasonal foods and stocking fillers. Speaking at the launch Chairperson of a Taste of Roscrea Cllr. Michael Smith praised everybody for have the courage to press forward with this ambitious venture. “Last year’s Christmas Market in the castle grounds was described as magical, spectacular and the most enjoyable few days in the town for years, and the onus is on us now as a committee to recreate that atmosphere. It lit up a fire of excitement and opportunity for the people of Roscrea Town and its hinterland.”

Full story and more in this week’s Tipperary Star.