Crookstown Fun run in aid of Geraldine Deay

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We are delighted to announce that the annual 'Crookstown 5k Fun Run' memory of Geraldine Deay will take place next Friday the 22nd of June. Registration will be at 6pm with the race commencing at 7pm. Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome on the day, with a special price of €25 for a family of four and €10 per adult. Food and … [Read more...]

Today FM’s Matt Cooper Guest Speaker at Pink Afternoon – SOLD OUT!

Today FM’s Matt Cooper Guest Speaker at Pink Afternoon

NOTE: THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT The Lodge at Ashford Castle in Co. Mayo will go pink once again on June 10th when the annual ‘Pink Afternoon' supporting Breast Cancer Research will take place.   This year the event will be MC’ed by Dr. Orla Smithwick, a breast cancer survivor herself, with special guest well-known journalist, author, … [Read more...]

Captain’s Charity Day Raises €50,000 For Breast Cancer Research

Captain’s Charity Day Raises €50,000 For Breast Cancer Resea

Friday May 18th last saw a large turnout at Galway Golf Club, Salthill for the Captain’s Charity Day in aid of Breast Cancer Research. The “Play in Pink” event saw over 120 golfers compete over the beautifully prepared 18 hole layout and the novel format of the “Champagne Pink Ball Scramble” certainly added to the enjoyment of all those present. … [Read more...]

Raftery’s Bar and Restaurant Craughwell

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Patricia Kennedy of Breast Cancer Research receives a cheque for €3,620 from Rachel Raftery of Raftery’s Bar and Restaurant Craughwell, Co. Galway. The money was raised from their annual ‘Nollaig na mBan’ event for Breast Cancer Research. Well Done and Thank You to the management, staff and all who supported the event. … [Read more...]

Calling All Set Dancers

V.3 The Tulla Céilí Band

The legendary Tulla Céilí Band will be out in full force at O’Sullivans Hotel, Gort on Saturday 5th May from 9:30pm in support of the Memorial Breast Cancer Research Fundraiser. The event is organised by Mary and Andrew Coen from Gort in memory of their daughter, Ann Marie Coen-Flanagan who lost her battle to breast cancer two years … [Read more...]

Fun, Fashion and Frolics at Lanidor

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Lanidor, the newest ladies brand on the Galway fashion scene, will hold an in-house event in a Marquee Setting at their Galway store in Eyre St., on Friday 20th April. Hosting the event will be Galway Bay FM’s dynamic duo, Molly and Ollie who promise a night of craic, competitions and fun with music from 4 Men and a Bass. The evening starts at 7pm … [Read more...]

Mayo Pink Ribbon Cycle 2018


This cycle has become one of the most popular fundraising events in the West of Ireland in no small part due to the warm welcome cyclists receive from the local communities along the routes. The cycle comprises of three distances: 51km, 108km and 147km. These routes will take the cyclists through the magnificent Mayo countryside. It all takes place … [Read more...]

Off The Rail at Idol Doll

Idoll Doll Supporting Breast Cancer Research

Sheelagh Holland from Idol Doll and Johanna Downes from Breast Cancer Research Galway committee at Idol Doll in Old Malt Lane, Galway who have launched a charity rail in store where all proceeds from clothes purchased will go directly to Breast Cancer Research.   Photo: Tom Taheny For more information about Idol Doll visit their Facebook … [Read more...]

Lighting the Way for Breast Cancer Research

Owner of Cloon Keen Atelier, Margaret Mangan at her store on High Street, Galway were on March 8th, International Women’s Day, you can ‘Pay What You Want’ for her beautiful award winning candles. Monies raised on the day will go to Galway-based charity, Breast Cancer Research.   Photo: Joe O’Shaughnessy

A Galway based business has come up with an innovative way to raise money and awareness for breast cancer research. On March 8th you’ll be able to purchase a beautiful  from Cloon Keen Atelier while supporting the cause. Not only that, you can ‘Pay What You Want’ for it. Queen of scent, Maggie Mangan, owner of Cloon Keen Atelier, Ireland’s … [Read more...]

Designer Support for Breast Cancer Charity

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Celebrated Irish scarf designer Ciara Silke, renowned for her beautiful collections of silk scarf has launched a week long initiative in support of Breast Cancer Research running from March 4th to March 11th to coincide with International Women’s Day on March 8th  and Mother’s Day on March 11th. Ciara will donate €100 from the online sale of … [Read more...]