Tonight’s the night! We’ve been been gearing up for this event for months – and now it’s here!
Armagh I’s People of the Year awards are being held at a venue that’s simply out of this world….the Armagh Observatory and Planetarium.
Kicking off at 6:30pm, with a drinks reception, the awards ceremony begins in earnest at 7:30pm.
And we’re delighted to have the evening hosted by Cool FM’s Rebecca McKinney, with music from Martin Rafferty.
Follow live updates from the event below. Categories and finalists are as follows:
Good Neighbour Award (sponsored by Killeen Hardware)
Sue Bloomer and Joanne Hale
Helen Stevenson and Jamie Stevenson
Inspirational Young Person (sponsored by Morgan McLernon)
Sports Person of the Year (sponsored by McShane Packaging)
Carer of the Year (sponsored by Sealmax Roofing)
Community Impact Award (sponsored by Aonach Mhacha)
Maria O’Grady and Fidelma Fearon
Agri Champion (sponsored by Redrock Machinery)
Inspirational Educator of the Year (Sally McNally’s)
Tourism & Hospitality Champion (J.D Hunter and Co.)
Overcoming Adversity Award (Traynors)
Emergency Services Hero of the Year (sponsored by The Mortgage Shop, Portadown)
Dr. Michael Burney
Lough Neagh Rescue
Special Recognition, Lifetime Achievement Award (sponsored by Sean Cavanagh and Co.)