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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

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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...]

Galway researchers discover new breast cancer treatment method


Galway-based research team, part funded by charity, Breast Cancer Research, has discovered a new method of delivering treatments to parts of the body affected by the spread of breast cancer. The researchers are hopeful it could lead to a breakthrough in treating secondary tumours caused by the disease. While there have been advancements in the … [Read more...]

Molly and Ollie To MC Valentine’s Ball

Molly and Ollie To MC Valentine’s Ball

Getting ready to MC this year’s Breast Cancer Research Valentine’s Ball are the Galway Bay FM, ‘Molly in the Morning’ Team, Neil Molloy and Ollie Turner. The Ball takes place on Saturday 17th February at the Ardilaun Hotel. Tickets are €100 each and available by calling 091 863917 or emailing … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Ball 2018

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Join us for our annual Valentine’s Ball on Saturday 17th February in the Ardilaun Hotel, Galway. This black-tie ball, which marks the start of Galway’s social calendar, is one of our major fundraising events nationally. The evening will commence with a reception featuring Ignite Gospel Choir and guests will enjoy a five course meal followed by … [Read more...]