Laois Rose Grainne makes it to Rose of Tralee televised final

Lynda Kiernan

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Lynda Kiernan

2018 Laois Rose Grainne Hogan with her pet ewe Rosie

Laois Rose Grainne Hogan has made it to the final 32 of the 2018 Rose of Tralee. 

The farmer from Camross was one of 57 Roses from all over the world who were whittled down to appear over the two night final. 

Grainne who gave a milking demonstration during her Laois Rose stage interview, is sure to impress Daithi with her farming skills. 

She will wear a blue gown to proudly represent Laois. 

The 32 Roses who will appear on stage with Dáithí Ó Sé in the Dome for the televised Rose of Tralee Finals on Monday 20th and Tuesday 21st August were announced this morning and they are (in alphabetical order):

Abu Dhabi
Arizona
Boston & New England
Carlow
Chicago
Cork
Down
Dubai
Dublin
Florida
Germany
Galway
Kerry
Kildare
Kilkenny
Laois
Leitrim
London
Mayo
Melbourne
Monaghan
New York
New Zealand
Newfoundland & Labrador
Perth
Philadelphia
San Francisco
Sydney
Toronto
Waterford
Westmeath
Yorkshire