Nenagh community awards: who won what at this year's ceremony

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Nenagh community awards: who won what at this year's ceremony

The junior team from The Musical Academy Nenagh who took part in the World Championships of Performing Arts in Los Angeles, with their Nenagh Municipal District Council Community Award, Emer Tuohy, Ca

Nenagh's high achievers and volunteers have been honoured by the local municipal district council.

Among those receiving an award were Tidy Towns committees, burial ground committees, the district's best kept estates, innovators and those who brought honour to the district, including The Musical Academy Nenagh, and Birdhill Tidy Towns who took the top honour in the national competition this year.

The Musical Academy Nenagh took their award for their win in the World Championships of Performing Arts in Los Angeles during the summer.

The full list of winners is:

Tidy Towns / Best Improved 2017

Category A: Ballycommon

Category B, Riverstown / Killeen

Category C+E; Nenagh

Best Burial Ground

2nd runner-up: Burgess

1st runner-up: Ardcroney New Cemetery

Winner: Kilboy Burial Ground

Best Presented Estate

2nd runner-up: Pallas Derg, Newtown

1st runner-up: Cnoc Cluain, Ballina

Winner:Tullow, Newport

Best Rural Initiative

Joint winners: Killosculy Development, SCEAL Lorrha

Best Significant Achievement

2nd runner-up: Newport Senior Scor

1st runner-up: The Nenagh Musical Academy

Winner: Birdhill Tidy Towns