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Clonakilty to turn pink to fight breast cancer

THE people of West Cork have been asked ‘to go pink’ for the annual Pink Ribbon Walk for Action Breast Cancer at Fernhilll House Hotel and Gardens in Clonakilty on Bank Holiday Monday the 26th of October.

Skibbereen & West Carbery Golf Club paints it pink to fight breast cancer

SKIBBEREEN & West Carbery Golf Club’s inaugural “Paint It Pink” Golf Charity Classic will take place on Saturday 3rd October sponsored by Rowa Pharmaceuticals in support of Action Breast Cancer. Open to mixed teams of three players, either two men andone lady or two ladies and one man, the Rowa Pink Golf Charity Classic will encourage all golfers to think pink, all for a great cause. Entry is open to

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun – in aid of Action Breast Cancer

THE annual Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Weekend takes place at the Celtic Ross Hotel, Rosscarbery this October 10th – 12th and the star attraction will be a cooking demonstration with Chef Clodagh McKenna.   Helen Wycherley from the Celtic Ross Hotel said, “I am thrilled to announce that Clodagh McKenna will be part of our weekend this year. We are looking forward to bringing many women to Rosscarbery to

Cara O’Sullivan lends her support to the Kinsale Pink Ribbon Walk for Action Breast Cancer

SOPRANO Cara O’Sullivan has announced details of the second Kinsale Pink Ribbon Walk that takes place on Sunday, March 3rd at 12pm in aid of Action Breast Cancer.   As Brand Ambassador for the Kinsale Pink Ribbon Walk for a second year, Cara will lend her support on the day and will perform acapella to inspire walkers, before she joins them on the 10km scenic route. There will be an

Union Hall Pink Umbrella Walk a huge success

PEOPLE turned out in their hundreds on Sunday 7th October for the “Pink Umbrella” Walk in Union Hall, in aid of Action Breast Cancer. Exceeding all expectations, the walk was greatly supported by locals and the organisers were delighted also by the support from surrounding towns, villages and counties.

Pink Party Day for Action Breast Cancer

FUSION Colour Hair Salon 11 Pearse Street Clonakilty Co Cork are hosting a Pink Party Day on Saturday, October 13th from 9am to 5:30pm in association with breast cancer awareness month. All staff members will be kitted out in pink.All Donations on the day going to Action Breast Cancer.

Kinsale Pink Ribbon Walk raises more than €100,000 for Action Breast Cancer

THE Committee of the 2012 Kinsale Pink Ribbon Walk recently presented a cheque for a whopping  €102,849 to Action Breast Cancer following the great success of the walk held on March 4th. Chairperson Jackie Dawson said, “We are overwhelmed by this incredible amount raised by so many people in these difficult times for Action Breast Cancer and wish to thank all our particpants, donors, sponsors, volunteers and everyone who got

Kinsale paints the town pink

IT was a case of painting the town pink in Kinsale at the weekend as more than 750 people turned out to take part in the first ever Kinsale Pink Ribbon Walk on Sunday. The town was bedecked in pink balloons, banners and posters as runners and walkers took on the 10km course around the town in great spirits.

Kinsale all set for Pink Ribbon Walk

KINSALE is gearing up for a major charity fundraising event on Sunday, March 4th next as the town hosts the 2012 Pink Ribbon Walk in aid of Action Breast Cancer. From 11.35am there will be a motivational warm up, under the expert leadership of Saran Crosbie in the Town Council Park just beside Acton’s Hotel. The run will begin at 11.45am and the walk itself will begin at 12pm from

Girls have fun and raise much-needed charity money

THE annual “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” weekend in aid of Action Breast Cancer which took place at Rosscarbery’s Celtic Ross Hotel in October raised more than €8,000 this year. The event has been taking place since 2008 and nearly €22,000 has been raised for Action Breast Cancer over the four years. This year’s €8,000 total was raised by 150 women coming together to have fun and raise some much

Clon ladies bare (almost) all

PICTURED at a photo shoot at  Floraville House, Bandon on Saturday are the “Clonakilty Calendar Girls” who are to reveal (almost) all in a Christmas calendar to be launched in early December in aid of Action Breast Cancer. Pic: Denis Boyle

Pink Ribbon Walk

HUNDREDS are expected to turn out in Clonakilty on Monday, October 31st next for the Clonakilty Action Breast Cancer Pink Ribbon Walk. 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.