Contact

Young men in Derry being offered the chance to play an important role in Ireland's most famous festival - as escorts at the Rose of Tralee

Young men in Derry being offered the chance to play an important role in Ireland's most famous festival - as escorts at the Rose of Tralee

Young men in Derry are being offered a chance to play an important role in Ireland's most famous festival.

The Rose of Tralee Festival takes place in the Kerry town from August 21-25.

The festival attracts a huge TV audience each year on RTE.

As well as the young women who are chosen as the Roses, a group of young men are also selected to act as escorts for the young women.

Organisers are now on the hunt for this year's group of escorts.

To qualify, the young men must be:

- Irish or of Irish descent

- Unmarried or never been married

- Between the ages of 21 and 31

You can find out more more about being an escort here - http://bit.ly/38HseYq

If you have a story or want to send a photo or video to us please contact the Derry Now editorial team on 028 7129 6600 for Derry City stories Or 028 7774 3970 for County Derry stories. Or you can email editor@derrynews.net or editor@derrypost.com at any time.


Read more from Derry Now.

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Derry News and the County Derry Post here for instant access to Derry's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Derry with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.