WELL known Offaly County Council member Eddie Fitzpatrick demonstrated that he is much faster than your average snail during an event organised in Portarlington as part of their Dirty Old Towns campaign which has featured on RTE over the past number of weeks.
Eddie posted the accompanying photograph on his Facebook page and declared,
“Wouldn’t I do anything to get on the TV?
“Here I am eating snails at the mini French festival as part of the Dirty Old Towns programme.
“Well done Dirty Old Towns.”