Louth Rose

APPLICATIONS are now being sought for the 2011 Louth Rose and Escort.

APPLICATIONS are now being sought for the 2011 Louth Rose and Escort.

This year’s Louth Rose competition takes place in the Boyne Valley Hotel on Saturday April 16 with 20 girls battling it out for a spot in the regional finals in Portlaoise with the hope of then going on to become only the second ever Louth Rose to represent the Wee County at the international festival in Tralee.

Last year’s Louth Rose was Dundalk girl Sarah Hoey while the Louth Escort was Brian Nordon.

The competition is open to girls aged between 18 and 27 and men between 21 and 30 with further details on how to enter available by emailing Brendan Galvin at rose.louth@gmail.com or by visiting www.roseoftralee.ie

All successful applicants will require a sponsor.