Success for local Irish dancers at World Championships

Mia Duddy (7) and Jessica Carlisle (12) pictured with their dance teacher, Lesley Lockington. Pic by Loreen Katherine Photography.
Mia Duddy (7) and Jessica Carlisle (12) pictured with their dance teacher, Lesley Lockington. Pic by Loreen Katherine Photography.

Mia Duddy (7) and Jessica Carlisle (12) tasted success at the CRG World Irish Dancing Championships on Sunday, October 20.

Mia placed third in the Under-10 category and Jessica placed second in the Under-12 category.

Their dance teacher, Lesley Lockington of Kerr Academy of Irish Dance praised them on their hard work and the dedication throughout the year.

Lesley added: “I couldn’t be more proud of their achievements at the weekend.”