Feakle And Meelick Schools Named County Winners In Someone Like Me National Art Competition

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Both Feakle National School and Meelick National School are celebrating being named Junior and Senior County Winners respectively of the prestigious national art competition, Someone Like Me.

Now in its eighth year, the Someone Like Me art competition, which is organised by the National Disability Authority, attracted more than 2,200 entries from national schools across the length and breadth of the country.

Feakle and Meelick’s success will see them join 46 other schools to compete for the much sought-after national title at the national awards ceremony to be held at Dublin City Hall on Wednesday 17th January 2024.


For more on this, on Wednesday’s Morning Focus, Alan Morrissey was joined by Meelick National School Senior winners Joey Power and Hailey Burke and alongside them, their teacher Anne Jordan.

Alan was also joined by the Feakle National School Junior Winner, Éanna Daly and his teacher Áine McGrath.

You can listen to the full interview below.