National Long Service Awards Ceremony for Youghal Fire Brigade Personnel

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Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council presented the long service awards to Youghal Fire Brigade Personnel at the Youghal Fire Station on Tuesday 3rd July 2012. Youghal Fire Brigade had 3 members receiving awards for 30 years service, 3 members receiving awards for 20 years service and 1 member receiving the award for 10 years service.

Youghal Fire Brigade has a proud tradition of Service to the people of Youghal and its environs. We are dedicated to providing a multi skilled approach not alone to the areas of fire fighting, but also to rescue and fire safety engineering. We are available for emergency response to the Community 24 hours a day seven days a week. Hopefully you will never need us, but if you call us we will be there.

High quality photographic prints are available from the photographer John Hennessy www.jhennessy.net contact this email:  john@jhennessy.net

Receiving long service awards at Youghal Fire Station were, Martin Carey, Fire Fighter and 30 years service, Tommy Roche, Station Officer and 30 year service, Ger Gleeson, Sub-Station Officer and 20 year service, Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council who presented the awards, Donie McCarthy, Fire Fighter and 20 year service, Paddy DeLacour, retired Sub-Station Officer and 30 year service, Liz Sweeney, Fire Fighter and 20 year service, and George Walsh, Driver / Mechanic and 10 year service. Picture: John Hennessy

Receiving long service awards at Youghal Fire Station were, Martin Carey, Fire Fighter and 30 years service, Tommy Roche, Station Officer and 30 year service, Ger Gleeson, Sub-Station Officer and 20 year service, Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council who presented the awards, Donie McCarthy, Fire Fighter and 20 year service, Paddy DeLacour, retired Sub-Station Officer and 30 year service, Liz Sweeney, Fire Fighter and 20 year service, and George Walsh, Driver / Mechanic and 10 year service. Picture: John Hennessy

Martin Carey, Fire Fighter, receives his thirty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Martin Carey, Fire Fighter, receives his thirty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Tommy Roche, Station Officer, receives his thirty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Tommy Roche, Station Officer, receives his thirty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Liz Sweeney, Fire Fighter, receives her twenty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Liz Sweeney, Fire Fighter, receives her twenty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Donie McCarthy, Fire Fighter, receives his twenty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Donie McCarthy, Fire Fighter, receives his twenty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Paddy DeLacour, retired Sub-Station Officer, receives his thirty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Paddy DeLacour, retired Sub-Station Officer, receives his thirty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Ger Gleeson, Sub-Station Officer, receives his twenty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Ger Gleeson, Sub-Station Officer, receives his twenty year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

George Walsh, Driver / Mechanic, receives his ten year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

George Walsh, Driver / Mechanic, receives his ten year long service award from Sorcha Cooney, Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Cork County Council, at Youghal Fire Brigade Station. Picture: John Hennessy

Click on the video below to watch the Youghal Fire Brigade demonstration at the Youghal Queen of the Sea 2011 uploaded by youtuber David Farell

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  1. Great group of people that we couldnt do without and well deserving of their awards.