Sean Murray’s in Skibbereen asked the women of Ireland to give their old bras to raise support and money in aid of the Irish Cancer Society this October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
The event, now in its third year has grown steadily in popularity with more than 600 people expected to take part in this year’s event.
Last year more than €11,000 was raised by the 540 walkers who took part.
The aim of the campaign is to retain the four ambulances currently based in West Cork at nighttime in Castletownbere, Skibbereen, Bantry and Clonakilty.
STAFF at the Specsavers store in Bandon (pictured) celebrated the launch of their new uniform recently.
Speaking at the launch, Specsaver’s Bandon Store Director Marie Burke said, “We are delighted to showcase our new uniform in store.
“We are continuing to improve our service tot the public and the new uniforms are another step.”
Autism West Cork are hosting a talk by Dr Noreen Cronin on issues surrounding autism and nutrition.
The talk gets underway at 8pm on Thursday, October 20th at the Quality Hotel, Clonakilty.
There will be tea and coffee after the talk and the meeting is open to everyone with an interest in autism and or nutrition.
For more information visit the Autism West Cork website.