Leitrim Rose seeks selection for International Festival

Leitrim Rose 2013 is Edwina Guckian from Drumsna.Photo by Fiona McGuire
Leitrim’s very own Rose of Tralee, Edwina Guckian, will be vying for selection to go forward to the International Rose of Tralee Festival this weekend.

Leitrim’s very own Rose of Tralee, Edwina Guckian, will be vying for selection to go forward to the International Rose of Tralee Festival this weekend.

25-year-old Edwina is a resource teacher who has competed successfully in Sean Nos dancing events and competitions.

The Drumsna woman is representing Leitrim at the regional Rose of Tralee competition selection in Portlaoise.

The final selection will be held over three nights with the final candidates moving forward to the Rose of Tralee International Festival.

Here’s wishing Edwina the very best of luck this weekend.