First Furlong for Galway Races

Attending the launch of ‘First Furlong’ at the Ardilaun in aid of Breast Cancer Research were: Maria Kelly Ardilaun Hotel, Lynn McLaughlin Anthony Ryan's, Milliner Majella Dalton Crevation Designs, Prof. Michael Kerin Director of the Lambe Institute for Translational Research at NUI Galway, Jennifer Skeffington Fundraising and Communications Coordinator at Breast Cancer Research, Caitlin Ni Aoidh Catwalk Modelling Agency/ TG4, Milliners Suzie Mahoney and Cathriona King.  Tickets are €75 and include complimentary transfer and entry to the Galway Races. For further information and tickets contact The Ardilaun Hotel 091 521433.

One of the major social events getting Galway Race week under way is First Furlong at the Ardilaun Hotel held annually in aid of Breast Cancer Research. Now in its sixth year it takes place on Tuesday 1st August and encapsulates all the fun of the Galway races with lunch, music and fashion. Master of Ceremonies this year is well-known fashion and … [Read more...]

Breast Cancer Research Announce New Appointment

National Fundraising and Communications Coordinator at Breast Cancer Research,  Jennifer Skeffington.   Photo: Kelvin Gilmor

Breast Cancer Research is delighted to announce the appointment of Jennifer Skeffington as Fundraising and Communications Coordinator for the charity. Breast Cancer Research is a national charity that funds a comprehensive research programme at the Lambe Institute for Translational Research, NUI Galway lead by Professor Michael Kerin. A native … [Read more...]

The Pink Afternoon at The Lodge at Ashford Castle

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  The annual Breast Cancer Research Pink Afternoon at The Lodge at Ashford Castle takes place on Friday, June 16th at 12pm. The hugely popular event overlooking Lisloughrey Quay is the perfect way to connect with the important women in your life while supporting Breast Cancer Research (formerly NBCRI). The afternoon will begin with a … [Read more...]

Lahinch Golf Club Ladies raise €14,500 for Breast Cancer Research

Lahinch Golf Club Ladies raise E€€14,500 for Breast Cancer Research

The ladies at Lahinch Golf Club braved the wind and rain recently and raised an incredible €14,500at their ‘Play in Pink’ fundraising day for national charity, Breast Cancer Research. Photographed at the cheque presentation were: Miriam Hand, Chairperson Breast Cancer Research, Prof. Michael Kerin, Director of the Lambe Institute for Translational … [Read more...]

Goodman Medical Easter Hampers Raffle

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Thank you so much to Mary and Naomi at Goodman Medical who ran a raffle for Easter Hampers and raised €650 for Breast Cancer Research. Well Done Everyone and Thank you again to all at Goodman Medical for your support. PHOTO: Mary Keane and Naomi from Goodman Medical presenting a cheque for €650 to Breast Cancer Research Fundraising and … [Read more...]

Poise Salon ‘PINK DAY’ at GTI

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Thank you so much to the wonderful students at Galway Technical Institute, Fr Griffin Road, Galway Poise Salon who raised €750 for Breast Cancer Research. The money was raised through the students hairdressing and beauty treatments for clients in the salon at GTI on their Pink Day recently. Well Done Everyone!     … [Read more...]

Calling All Ladies! It’s Mini Marathon Time

Calling All Ladies! It’s Mini Marathon Time

We are asking women nationwide to take part in this year’s Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon on Monday 5th June in support of Breast Cancer Research. It’s the biggest women's event of its kind in the world and you can walk, jog or run to take part and help raise awareness and funds for Breast Cancer Research. In Ireland, 1 in 10 women will develop … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Ball 2017 Photos

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To view photos from our 25th Valentine’s Ball which was held at the Ardilaun Hotel, Galway on February 18th Click Here... Thank you to all who supported the event. Photos by Tom Taheny       … [Read more...]

Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon

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We are asking you to take part in this year’s ‘Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon’ in support of Breast Cancer Research.  It’s the biggest women’s event of its kind in the world and you can WALK, JOG or RUN the 10km event to take part and help raise awareness and funds for Breast Cancer Research. If you are interested in taking part you must register … [Read more...]

Mayo Pink Ribbon Charity Cycle

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Calling all Cyclists The 8th Mayo Pink Ribbon Charity Cycle for Breast Cancer Research will take place on Saturday April 29th. The cycle will be lead by legendary cyclist Sean Kelly and Mayo Pink Ribbon patron, Taoiseach Enda Kenny. The cycle is not a race, so there is no pressure on participants, just the pleasure of taking part and the sheer … [Read more...]