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Jimmy Norman, father of Aoibheann, and the co-founder of charity Aoibheann’s Pink Tie, tirelessly continues to fund-raise for the children of St.John’s Ward in Crumlin Hospital. As an Engineer in Dublin Airport, working in Dublin Aerospace, Jimmy came up with the idea of a Plane Pull. This year, the 4th year of the event, is the biggest ever with 8 teams competing, to pull this Monster, the DHL A300 Aircraft, for a 10 metre stretch.

Looking for an excuse to wear your wedding dress again? Reckon you can still fit into that bridesmaid gown after all this time? Maybe you’ve never been down the aisle and fancy the chance to dress up. Well this is the perfect event for you! In aid of Aoibheann’s Pink Tie and hosted by The Wedding P.A. this will be a night of food, fun and frolics not to be missed.

The winner of the Irish ITTN Travel Agency of the year will take place on Friday 24th November at the Clayton Hotel, Dublin 4, organised by Irish Travel Trade News. Said Martin Skelly, owner of Navan Travel, and “ On behalf of my team, I am thrilled and honoured to have received this accolade for Leinster, and I look forward to the worthy overall winner being announced on 24th November at these prestigious awards”.

Concerned with the growing trend of people ordering their prescription medicines online or getting their prescriptions filled in places like Northern Ireland, The UK, and Spain, as well as high costs in some pharmacies in Ireland, Pure Pharmacy is encouraging Irish consumers to shop around and switch pharmacies to achieve big savings while avoiding the risks associated with online purchases or purchases abroad.

Pet Lovers take note as you will want to join in all the fun and madness with all the different kinds of pets and creatures at Pet Expo ( on the 4th and 5th November at The National Show Centre, Swords Road, Dublin. You will feel like you are entering into an animal kingdom as you will be able to get up close to all sorts of animals and birds from the feathered, small and furry, from cats and dogs to more unusual pets like miniature pigs, pygmy goats, snakes, insects and reptiles again this year!

The Irish-based Freebird Club beat off stiff competition from 308 entries from 31 countries to win the final of the 2017 European Social Innovation Tournament in Riga, Latvia, last night. The awards, which recognise innovative projects creating social value and combating social exclusion, are sponsored by the European Investment Bank Institute.

With Austrian guest ski instructors and musicians from St. Johann in Tirol, the Ski Club of Ireland invites you, your family and friends to the Alpine Fest that promises to be a total winter sports weekend – get a real taste of Ski and of Austria! All levels of ski and snowboard enthusiasts welcome!

DLR Chamber is delighted to announce the results of their first ever Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Chamber County Business Awards . The Award winners were announced last night at a Gala Dinner at the Royal Marine Hotel, Dún Laoghaire, Thursday 28th September 2017, hosted by MC Alan Shortt.

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