President Praises Young Members Of Ennis Tidy Towns As 2021 Winning Plaque Unveiled

President Michael D Higgins during his visit to Ennis. © Clare FM

The President of Ireland has praised young members of Ennis’ Tidy Towns group as he unveiled a plaque to celebrate the county town’s 2021 competition win today.

President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina travelled to his former alma mater of St Flannan’s College for the ceremony which was attended by hundreds of people.

The presidential couple also visited the Samaritans branch on the Kilrush Road this afternoon to mark the charity’s 40th anniversary.



Speaking with Clare FM, President Higgins says it’s particularly important to single out younger volunteers for their part in Ennis’ win.

Listen back to the full interview here: