Hundreds of Donegal teenagers to attened ‘Foróige Band on the Strand’

forHundreds of teenagers from Donegal will travel to Lacken Strand in Mayo later today for a major outdoor music festival which will be free of alcohol or drugs.

Up to 2,000 young people are due to attend the 'Foróige Band on the Strand' and organisers say the event will prove that teenagers can have a good time without alcohol.

In a week dominated by debate over the issue of alcohol sponsorship, Foróige CEO Seán Campbell says teenagers in Ireland need access to more events such as Band on the Strand where alcohol and alcohol sponsorship does not play a part...