Double success for Longford GAA at Leinster Senior Scór Finals in The Helix, DCU

Third title for Ardagh with Abbeylara also savouring success

Longford Leader Reporter


Longford Leader Reporter


The exceptionally talented Ardagh St Patrick’s ballad group captured their third Leinster Senior Scór title, while Abbeylara were also triumphant in the drama category at last Sunday’s provincial finals in The Helix, Dublin.

The Longford winners, along with a table quiz team from the county, progress to the All-Ireland Scór Finals which take place on Saturday, April 14 in Sligo.

Longford was one of five counties to enjoy success, with Westmeath, Kilkenny, Meath and Wexford also featuring on the winners podium.

Leinster Scór Chairperson Catherine Daly and Leinster Council Chairperson, Jim Bolger, presented all the winners with their medals.

The Winners

Figure Dancing: The Downs, Westmeath

Solo Singing: Tullaroan, Kilkenny – Claire Walsh

Recitation: Clann na nGael, Meath – Brendán MacGabhann

Instrumental Music: Bannow/ Ballymitty, Wexford

Leiriú/ Drama: Abbeylara, Longford

Ballad Group: St Patrick’s Ardagh, Longford

Set Dancing: The Downs, Westmeath

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