The 2017 Donegal Person of the Year has been announced.
Shay Given was announced as Donegal Person of the Year  at a ceremony over the weekend.
The award was conferred by the Donegal Association Dublin, as reported by Donegal Now last friday. 
Shay, who was given the Freedom of Donegal in 2006, was honoured last Friday night and will be officially inaugurated as Donegal Person of the Year 2017 at the Donegal Person of the Year Gala Ball on March 3 in the Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin.
The Donegal Association Dublin kindly provided some photos from Friday's event: 

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