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Sunday 21 September 2014

Revellers party all night at booze-free gig

Published 07/07/2014 | 02:30

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THOUSANDS of teenagers proved you do not need drink to enjoy yourself on an isolated beach at the weekend.

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Some 1,800 revellers enjoyed an alcohol and drug-free music festival on Lacken Strand, Mayo.

The Foroige 'Band on the Strand' continued into the early hours. Headline acts included Ballina band 'Flat Out', party rockers 'Now That's What I Call Live' and DJ Steven Cooper.

"In a week that has seen much debate about alcohol in Ireland, festivals like ours prove that great events can take place where alcohol does not play a part," said CEO Sean Campbell.

Irish Independent

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