Congratulations to all the Queens who have made their way to Tullamore this weekend for the W.R.Shaw Queen of the Land Festival 2017.
As the proud sponsors of the Queen of the Land Festival, we would like to wish all the contestants a very enjoyable weekend, and stay in Tullamore this weekend. W.R. Shaw was visited today by all of the wonderful contestants.
The Queen of the Land Festival is a Macra na Feirme run festival, celebrating the talents and achievements of its members. Featuring contestants from at home and abroad, the festival runs over three days drawing Macra na Feirme members and non-members from all over the country to Tullamore for the weekend.
Billy Shaw, owner of W.R. Shaw, has a tough weekend ahead, being a judge on the panel, with so many ambitious young ladies vying for the coveted crown. Billy will be a Judge on the Judging Panel, helping to pick and crown the winner, the Queen of the Land 2017.
Karen Elliffe was crowned as the Queen of the Land for 2016. Karen hails from Ballinagore in Co. Westmeath was overwhelmed when the announcement was made. She has had a busy year as the Queen of the Land 2016, and WR Shaw would like to congratulate her on representing the title so well.