What is your role in Ashford Castle?

Kitchen Assistant.

What was your background before you worked in Ashford Castle?

I worked in the restaurant at Rehab Castlebar.

What was your first experience of Ashford Castle?

My first experience of Ashford was when I started my work experience here on 19th May 1997.

What were your thoughts when you saw Ashford Castle after its restoration? 

It looked absolutely amazing.

Tell us something about Ashford Castle we may not know?

Chef Hilary makes the best buns and pancakes.

What makes Ashford Castle special? 

The beautiful castle and its surroundings.

What is your favourite part of your role?

The great people I work with.

What do you do to relax?

Socialise at my local Arch Club, a social club for people of all ages with intellectual disabilities.

What are three words to describe Ashford Castle?

An amazing hotel.

What has been your proudest achievement at Ashford Castle?

My long-standing service award.