A Mayo woman has become the first person from the county to be elected President of the Coroners society of Ireland.
Dr. Eleanor Fitzgerald, who is currently the coroner for North Mayo and a native of Crossmolina, was appointed at their most recent meeting in Cork.
Dr. Fitzgerald has served as a council member in the society for over 15 years.
She was congratulated by the Ballina municipal district at their most recent meeting for her prestigious achievement.
Dr. Eleanor Fitzgerald has been telling Midwest Radio's Alannah Nolan more about her new role.