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Haven Raffertys Raise over €1500 for Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know that every day in Ireland 12 woman are diagnosed with breast cancer? This month the Irish Cancer Society are encouraging women of all ages to become more breast aware. Breast awareness is about knowing what feels normal for you, that way if any changes occur you […]

Men’s Shed Gathering 2018

500 men, 32 counties, 4 sporting legends, the Queen’s favourite fishmonger and a Lord Mayor. Pairc Ui Chaoimh has never witnessed anything quite like the Men’s Sheds Gathering 2018, which brought all the aforementioned to Cork for two memorable days of fun and camaraderie. Ably compered by Irish Country Living editor Mairead Lavery, the event […]

Haven Brennans Ballyboden raise funds for Aoibheann’s Pink Tie

  Haven Pharmacy Brennans in Ballyboden held a Bake Sale in store on Friday 3rd of August to raise funds for Aoibeann’s Pink Tie. It was a massive success and €1,110 was raised in total!  Haven staff members Sonya Beatty and Louise Walsh want to make a real difference. They are inspired by the work […]

Minister Ring announces €500,000 to support work of Irish Men’s Sheds

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Mr Michael Ring T.D., today announced the provision of €500,000 to support the work of Men’s Sheds throughout Ireland. This capital funding provides small grants to individual Men’s Sheds in order to enable them to purchase equipment or to carry out minor works to improve their premises. Speaking […]