Fairytale as Colleen declared '33rd Rose'
Published 23/08/2014 | 00:00
Colleen WHELAN enjoyed a fairytale moment when she was announced as 'the 33rd Rose' at the Rose Ball in Tralee on Saturday night.
Colleen, from Graiguenamanagh, was chosen to attend the ball by the Share A Dream Foundation. Colleen met the roses and presenter Dáithí Ó Sé and had a great night at the ball.
A Rose of Tralee spokesman said: 'Her wish was to be a Rose and she became a Rose and she got to enjoy the Rose Ball with the other roses. That was her fairytale moment.'
New Ross Standard