Updated: 11/09/12 : 11:31:39Printable Version
over forty people took part in this years Culfadda / Northweast Hospice
Fun 10km Walk that took place at 1pm last Sunday 9 Sept. Earlier in the
day some people with other commitments completed the walk.
The current Culfadda Queen, Alexandra Block was in attendance to assist with the proceedings.
gentle drizzle and breeze kept the walkers from overheating many of
whom had traveled from all over Sligo and neighbouring counties to
participate in the popular event.
Local volunteers provided a non-stop feast of sandwiches and tea in the Community Hall for the weary walkers.
a social gathering afterwards, the events coordinator and fund raiser
extraordinaire Kieran McGill informed the crowd that the amount raised
for the North West Hospice by the competitors was to exceed €5,400 with
more pledged funds being collected.
Braving the damp conditions, walkers including 2012 Culfadda Queen Alexandra Block (centre) get ready for the start of the annual Culfadda / Northwest Hospice Fun Walk. Photo: Peter McParland
Ann Fox and John Kelly from
North West Hospice were there to thank every-one for their great effort
in helping such a worthy cause.See also Photo News
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