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Mackles Delight at Maginn School of Irish Dance success in World Championships

Published: 4 April, 2018

Speaking following a weekend of success at the World Championships in Dublin Sinn Féin Councillor Liam Mackle said:

"I want to commend the successes enjoyed by the team over the course of the weekend. To be placed at all is an achievement but to be placed so highly including first place is fantastic. They have made the area incredibly proud.

"Titles include U14 Invented World Champions 2018, 11th in the U16 Ceili Championship, 12th in the u12 Fairy Reel Championship and 7th in the u12 Ceili Championship.

"The dedication and commitment of the dancers and teachers is to be highly commended and celebrated.

"On behalf of Sinn Féin I have requested a civic reception to honour this huge achievement."