Tellus Border Project

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Tellus Border Project featured on Television
Mairead Glennon, Assistant Project Manager - Tellus Border Project

The Tellus Border Project was featured on RTE 1’s Nationwide on 25 July 2012. Filmed on location at Enniskillen airport and at Glencar, Co. Leitrim in May, the feature gave the Tellus Border team the opportunity to explain to a country-wide audience the work currently underway and the anticipated benefits to the border region.

Tellus Border Project

The programme is available to view online at

Gold and silver for Tellus! -

The communications team behind the Tellus Border project has picked up a top industry award for excellence in communications, at the CIPR Northern Ireland PRide Awards. Collecting Gold in the Community Relations category, as well as a Silver award in the Public Sector category, the team was recognised for its wide-ranging and innovative communications outreach prior to and during its geological survey of the border region of Ireland, which took place earlier this year.

Award presentation Pictured at the event in the Titanic Belfast on 5th October 2012 are Seona McGrath, Morrow Communications; Kelly McKee, Morrow Communications; Marie Cowan, Project Manager, Tellus Border Project, Geological Survey of Northern Ireland; Richard Gaston, Category Sponsor The Lyric Theatre; Mairead Glennon, Assistant Project Manager, Tellus Border Project, Geological Survey of Ireland; Claire Bonner, Morrow Communications; and host Marc Mallet, UTV.