Lord Mayor congratulates Donald McKenna, Keady Men’s Shed on 2nd place in Poetry Competition


Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Councillor Julie Flaherty was delighted to welcome Mr Donald McKenna and members of Keady Men’s Shed to The Palace, Armagh to congratulate Mr McKenna on placing 2nd overall at the first ever Men’s Shed Poetry contest which was organised by Poetry Ireland and the Men’s Sheds Associations.

Lord Mayor, Cllr Julie Flaherty commented “it was a delight to meet Donald, his family members and the members of Keady Men’s Shed. All great characters and especially Donald who read out his second prize winning poem for me. I must say in my opinion he definitely should have won the competition!”.