23-year-old Aoife O’Sullivan from Ballinadee was crowned Miss Ireland 2018 held held at Dublin’s Helix Theatre on September 16, 2018. She won the crown over 31 finalists and earned the title Miss World Ireland.
The primary school teacher and model will now represent her country at the 68th Miss World final in December in Sanya, China. O’Sullivan competed in Miss Ireland 2015 where she finished in third place.
At the same event, Wayne Walsh from Galway won the Mr Ireland 2018. He will represent Ireland at the Mister World competition to be held in the Philippines in January 2019.