Jimmy Balmer Memorial Squash Tournament

The squash tournament in memory of Jimmy Balmer took place on Saturday 8th October in Ballyearl followed by a quiz night: Yesterday, my dad Jimmy’s best friend Malachy Robinson had organised a squash tournament and pub quiz in memory of my Dad, with all money raised going towards the Support Group. My dad had a successful career in squash as …

Donna Cooney Fundraising Night

Donna Cooney organised a fundraising night in Castlewellan on 27th July 2022 in aid of Pulmonary Fibrosis NI, a charity dedicated to supporting those affected by the condition and raising awareness of the symptoms. The event was a huge success, with a large sum of money raised on the night. The money will go towards Pulmonary Fibrosis NI’s work in …

Nurses walk 8 mile to raise funds on the 1st May 2022

Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) is a little known condition that causes progressive and irreversible damage to the lung tissue, making it difficult to breathe. It currently has no cure. On May 1st 2022, a team of nurses walked 8 miles to raise funds for Pulmonary Fibrosis NI, a charity dedicated to supporting those affected by the condition and funding research into …

Ann Murray organised a book sale for the month of May 2022

Pulmonary Fibrosis NI is a charity set up to help those affected by Pulmonary Fibrosis in Northern Ireland. The book sale is just one of the many ways in which they raise money to keep the charity running. Ann Murray, who organised the book sale, said  “I wanted to do something to raise awareness of the condition and also to …