GALLERY| Mothú a resounding success

Longford Leader Reporter


Longford Leader Reporter


The sun shone down on the Mothú event organised by local student, Eric Ehigie on Saturday afternoon.

The event was organised in a bid to improve mental health awareness and to encourage young people to express themselves. A number of guest speakers, musicians and a comedian attended the event at St Mel's College on Saturday afternoon.

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Speakers included the likes of Fine Gael candidate Maria Walsh and comedian Fabu. 

Speaking to the Leader ahead of the event, organiser Eric said: “I feel people need to acknowledge mental health difficulties in order for us to make a positive change to the lives of those who suffer from the hands of these difficulties. I have friends that have suffered with their mental health and I have had my own ups and down also.”

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