There was scenes of joy today as news filtered through that Lismore Park in Crossmaglen was awarded ‘Britain’s Best Kept Housing Estate’ we can reveal.
Union Jack flags are currently being erected in the little housing development with locals excitedly awaiting Prince Charles’ visit next Saturday to unveil a plaque to celebrate the achievement.
Newry Spud spoke to Sinn Féin councillor Barra Ó Muirí who said:
“Obviously the village is excited about the news. Out of all the housing estates in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Lismore Park won. To meet Prince Charles will be the highlight of my political career. Is aoibhinn an radharc é”