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Congratulations to Katie Ní Chléire, a second year student in Coláiste Oiriall, who won the overall title in the final of the Gael-Linn public speaking competition, Abair last Wednesday in Dungannon. She spoke on the subject “Is fearr an tsláinte na na táinte” (your health is your wealth).

Katie Ní Chléire

 Another Coláiste Oiriall competitor, Lucy Ní Shiacais also features prominently in the final. Both girls had already won through a local heat of the competition in Newry to qualify for the final.

The aim of the competition is to afford public speaking experience in Irish to students. Competitors are permitted to speak on any interesting, topical subject. Competitors were permitted to speak on any interesting, topical subject. Katie and Lucy, who succeed in the qualifying rounds, had to select a new subject for the final. Marks were awarded for content, delivery and fluency.

Déanann muid comhghairdeas le Katie as an chomórtas uilig a bhaint amach. Bhí iomaíocht an-ghéar ann ó gach cearn de Chúige Uladh. Bhí scaifte mór i nDún Geanainn don chraobh. Tá gach duine i gColáiste Oiriall iontach sásta gur éirigh le Katie an trofaí a thabhairt ar ais léi go Muineachán