Tom Cunningham Welcomes Blue Flag To Clogherhead

Tom Cunningham and blue flagSinn Féin Councillor Tom Cunningham has welcomed the awarding of the prestigious Blue Flag to Port Beach in Clogherhead, known locally as the big strand and the little strand.

Tom Cunningham said “There is a lot of hard work goes into earning the Blue Flag. I would like to especially thank and draw attention to the work of Clogherhead Development Group who do a wonderful job in keeping the beach and facilities clean and to such a high standard.”

The Blue Flag is one of the world’s most recognized eco-labels and has been awarded in 49 countries around the world.

Cllr Cunningham continued “this award is a source of great pride for the community and to have the Blue Flag flying over Port Beach is a very welcome sight” and added with a smile “but one we are used to as this is the tenth year in a row it has been awarded.”

Tom Cunningham also thanked Louth County Council for all their help in helping to secure the awarding of the Flag.