Designer Support for Breast Cancer Charity

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Celebrated Irish scarf designer Ciara Silke, renouned 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...]

The Passing of a Friend

Marie Cadden launching a collection of poems, ‘Bosom Pals’ in support of Breast Cancer Research.

It is with great sadness we learned of the passing of Marie Cadden RIP over the weekend. Marie was a great supporter of Breast Cancer Research and only a few months ago she launch ‘Bosom Pals’ in support of the charity, a collection of poems featuring eight women with Galway connections, Marie Cadden, Marrion Cox, Mary Hanlon, Susan Lindsay, Mary … [Read more...]

Harbour Hotel, Galway ‘Pink O Ween’

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Stephen O’Connor and Dara O’Connor of the Harbour Hotel present a cheque for €1,965 to Johanna Downes of Breast Cancer Research. The money was raised at their ‘Pink O Ween’ event for Breast Cancer Research during October, breast cancer awareness month. Photo: Tom Taheny … [Read more...]

Aer Lingus Supporting Breast Cancer Research

Miriam Hand from Breast Cancer Research receiving a cheque for €41,400 from the staff of Aer Lingus

We are so grateful for the amazing support from the management, staff and passengers of Aer Lingus who raised an incredible €41,400 for Breast Cancer Research during October, Breast Cancer Awareness month. Thank you so much to all who contributed in making this possible.       … [Read more...]

Christmas Lunch at Ashford Castle for Breast Cancer Research

Event organisers, Grace Clarke, Sinead Cassidy, Eilish Wall and Jennifer Skeffington.

A snow-clad Ashford Castle greeted guests attending the inaugural Christmas Lunch for Breast Cancer Research at Ashford Castle. Festive fair was in abundance at the iconic location. A sparkling reception in the Castle’s Ardilaun suite was followed by a 5 star Christmas lunch in the George V Dining Room. Attending the event in aid of Breast … [Read more...]