The 27th Annual Mayo People of the Year Awards will be officially launched this evening in the Breaffy House Resort Hotel in Castlebar.
Again this year the awards are sponsored by The Connaught Telegraph, Mayo Rehab and Mayo County Council.
Any person or group that voluntarily makes a difference to the lives of others in county Mayo, or county Mayo people making a significant contribution to the quality of lives in any national or international community can be nominated for an award.
The application forms for nominations are available at the offices of the Connaught Telegraph, Mayo County Council or Rehab Care.
Entries for this year’s awards close on Friday October 11th.
Bernard Hughes is the Commercial Managaer of the Connaught Telegraph and he’s been giving Midwest News more details about tonight’s launch of the 2019 awards.