Preparations have been finalised for the various St Patrick's Day parades taking place throughout The Avondhu readership area this Sunday, bringing colour and a party atmosphere to the streets.

One and all are invited to get out and support your local parade and community, be it in Fermoy, Mitchelstown, Cappoquin, Kilfinane, Ballylanders or Upper Glanmire or perhaps in your local village, as a participant or as an encouraging onlooker again this year.

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