The Donegal blackface sheep breeders association celebrated their 60th annual dinner dance and presentation night last Friday.

The event was held at the Kee’s hotel in Stranorlar. On the night the Donegal blackface sheep breeders association presented a cheque of €500 to Carmel Browne for the Donegal Hospice.

Paddy Kearney collecting the cup for the Reserve Champion Shearling from Charlie Martin, Treasuar and Philip Faulkner, Chairman at the Donegal Blackface Sheep Breeders presentation dance and 60th Anniversary Celebration in Kee's Hotel on Friday night last. Photo Clive Wasson

Philip Faulkner, Charlie Martin and Cahrrlie Tinney making a presentation of €500 to Carmel Browne for the Donegal Hospice at the Donegal Blackface Sheep Breeders presentation dance and 60th Anniversary Celebration in Kee's Hotel on Friday night last. Photo Clive Wasson

Committee member with Campbell Rankin former Auctioneer for over 30 years at the Blackface sales at the Donegal Blackface Sheep Breeders presentation dance and 60th Anniversary Celebration in Kee's Hotel on Friday night last. Front from left are Charlie Tinney, C ampbell Rankin and Philip Faulkner. Back from left are Charlie Martin, Ken Griffith, Hugh McGee and Sarah Galbraith. Photo Clive Wasson

Philip Faulkner speakign at the Donegal Blackface Sheep Breeders presentation dance and 60th Anniversary Celebration in Kee's Hotel on Friday night last. Photo Clive Wasson

Charlie Martin, Treasuar and Philip Faulkner, Chairman making a presentation to Sarah Galbraith, Secretary at the Donegal Blackface Sheep Breeders presentation dance and 60th Anniversary Celebration in Kee's Hotel on Friday night last. Photo Clive Wasson

Gerard Faulkner collecting the cup for the Reserve Champion Ram Lamb from Charlie Martin, Treasuar and Philip Faulkner, Chairman at the Donegal Blackface Sheep Breeders presentation dance and 60th Anniversary Celebration in Kee's Hotel on Friday night last. Photo Clive Wasson

Edward Gallagher collecting the cup for the Champion Ram Lamb from Charlie Martin, Treasuar and Philip Faulkner, Chairman at the Donegal Blackface Sheep Breeders presentation dance and 60th Anniversary Celebration in Kee's Hotel on Friday night last. Photo Clive Wasson

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