Group of Leitrim students to take part in final of ‘NFTE’ competition

A team of transition year students from Leitrim has made it to the final of the ‘Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship’ or NFTE business awards in Dublin.

The students from St Clare’s Comprehensive in Manorhamilton have qualified as finalists representing the Sligo/Leitrim area at the event in the Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin on the 9th of May.

The “Slip N Grip” group are retailing a pen or pencil grip and the team includes Maeve McGoldrick, Orla Murphy, Kelly Gallagher and Clodagh McGee.

Maeve McGoldrick explains what the project entails.