Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice and Domino’s Abseil

Domino’s, the nation’s beloved pizza, recently hosted its first-ever-abseil-fundraiser down the Europa Hotel, Belfast, for its official charity partner, Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice. Charity ambassador and Celebrity MasterChef winner, Niamh Kavanagh, led the team of 40 Domino’s store colleagues down Belfast’s iconic hotel, to help raise much needed funds for the charity, which provides specialist […]

Dogs need love too this National Adoption Week

Dogs need love too this National Adoption Week Dogs Trust Ballymena calls for dog lovers to come forward It’s National Adoption Week and canine carers at Dogs Trust Ballymena are seeking potential dog owners and foster carers alike, to come forward and give a homeless hounds the loving homes they deserves. Last month Dogs Trust […]

1000’s benefit from 50 M&S community projects

A new M&S community-based initiative has seen over 15,000 people benefit from 50 projects completed across Northern Ireland, including garden transformations, charity shop renovations, employability schemes, and much more. The ‘Making Every Moment Special in the Community’ initiative is part of the recently-launched M&S campaign ‘#SpenditWell’, which is about inspiring people to make every moment […]

Would you wear your pyjamas in public?

Wearing pyjamas in public might not be the norm, but Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke is asking people to put on their PJ’s anyway for a very special charity walk on Saturday 30th September. The charity is hosting a 5K walk which it hopes will act as inspiration for people province-wide to remain in […]

Get absolutely boggin for local kids with cancer

Get Absolutely ‘Boggin’ for Local Kids With Cancer Cancer Fund for Children is calling on local people from across NI to get absolutely ‘boggin’ for local children with cancer this October. Sunday 8th October 2017 will once again see Castlewellan Forest Park filled with charity runners, ready to stuck in for a great cause as the charity’s […]

WIN with NI Hospice’s biggest ever giveaway

To celebrate the first year of Radio Lapland, (an all-new Christmas radio station which can be found on 103.2FM from December 1 until December 26) – Northern Ireland Hospice are giving away a once-in-a-lifetime prize, with a `Generation Game` finale at George Best Belfast City Airport 22nd December 2016. In an attempt to re-create the […]

Think pink for @Prettynpinkni

Think Pink and Help to Mark 10 Years of Pretty ‘n’ Pink Northern Ireland’s only dedicated breast cancer charity has launched its first-ever PINK WEEK, which is taking place from the 17th – 23rd October, with the hopes of raising thousands of pounds for the charity. In celebration of the charity’s 10th year, Pretty ‘n’ […]

Get On Your Bike For Charity

If you want a fitness challenge to tick off the bucket list while fundraising for others, then a picturesque cycle around Ireland could be just the ticket! Coinciding with its 20th anniversary next year, leading depression and mental health charity, Aware is setting its supporters a challenging cycle to help raise awareness of the ongoing challenge […]

“Put that pot of spaghetti down, I’ve got some news for you!”

“Put that pot of spaghetti down, I’ve got some news for you!” Life changed for a County Down man during a recent trip to his local supermarket as he scooped the massive £1,000,000 top prize on a National Lottery scratchcard.    Martin McKenna, a 35-year-old bank worker, bought the Millionaire 777 Red Scratchcard, from National […]

Best Foot Forward for Aware’s Slieve Donard Trek

Best Foot Forward for Aware’s Slieve Donard Trek To coincide with the internationally recognised World Mental Health Day, leading depression charity, Aware is asking the public to raise awareness of this date by taking part in a Slieve Donard Trek on Saturday 10 October.    This local charity, that works exclusively for those with depression […]

On a journey of self discovery and fundraising around the coastline of Ireland

Occasionally we come across stories of people who inspire and leave you wanting to know more and to follow their journey. Last week I discovered a guy on a mission to walk the coast of the UK and raise funds for RNLI, who after a suggestion from a fan has now decided to extend his […]

2 Days Of Sport At Victoria Square Charity Weekend

It’s all happening in Victoria Square this weekend! The shopping centre is teaming up with Northern Ireland’s leading sporting charity, The Mary Peters Trust, in a bid to support Ireland’s future sports stars.    The year-long partnership with the charity which helps young people, both disabled and able bodied, achieve their sporting dreams and ambitions, […]

Winter Woolly Walk

It’s that time of year again folks, time to rally the family together for Cancer Fund for Children’s Winter Woolly Walk. The event this February is a great way to raise funds for the charity which provides practical, emotional and financial support to local families affected by cancer. The charity is hoping to raise £25k by holding […]