A big thanks to all those organisations, businesses and community groups who worked together as “Team Blackrock” to host the judging panel today for the Bank Of Ireland National Enterprise Town Awards 2018. The panel was given a combined presentation in the community centre from Blackrock Tidy Towns, Blackrock Sports and Blackrock Tourism and Development which covered every aspect of business and life in the village. From tours in the park, a village coach tour, musicial reinditions to food tastings the village came out in force today to show that panel what the Blackrock Way Of Life is all about. Thanks to all businesses for coming out on Main Street to meet and greet as the the judges really enjoyed the experience – remarking on Blackrock as an attractive destination to come to .┬áThe winners will be announced at the awards ceremony talking place at the Lyrath Hotel, Kilkenny on November 28, 2018.

Photos by Paula Kavanagh