Monday 14 October 2019

Maria shortlisted for Regional Journalist of the Year award

A Wexford People reporter has been shortlisted for a journalism award.

Maria Pepper has been named as a finalist in the inaugural National Newspaper of Ireland Journalism Awards.

She is one of four journalists who have been shortlisted for a 'Regional Journalist of the Year' award.

The prizegiving ceremony will take place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Dublin on Thursday and will be attended by Minster for Communications Pat Rabbitte and guest speaker Simon Kelner, a former editor of the London Independent.