Roscommon school taking part in Young Social Innovators awards in Croke Park

A school from the Shannonside region is taking part in the Young Social Innovators of the Year Awards in Croke Park today.

Schools and youth groups from around the country have set-up social projects and presentations – totally designed and led by young people.

31 teams have been shortlisted for the national awards today – including the Convent of Mercy in Roscommon Town.

Ciara Roddy and Siobhan Rimmer explain the idea behind their project – ‘Keep the Beat, So There’s No Repeat”: