Posted on February 23, 2010 by pcnnewsblog
Ards Peninsula Cancer Support Group
If these questions apply to you, we would like to invite you to come along to our support group.
The group meets on the first Wednesday of every month and the next meeting will take place on 3rd March 2010 at 7.30 pm in Portaferry Credit Union, The Square, Portaferry.
This group is supported and facilitated by East Down Rural Community Network and the Ulster Cancer Foundation. For further information please contact Frances Hughes, EDRCN on 028 9182 8884 or Eileen Creery, UCF on 028 9066 3281. Alternatively for general queries or advice on Cancer Support etc please use UCF freephone helpline 0800 783 3339.
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Posted on February 1, 2010 by pcnnewsblog
Portaferry Hosts “Help For Haiti”
Valentine’s weekend in Portaferry is set to send love to Haiti with a whole weekend of fundraising organised to help those affected by the disaster.
Several individuals and organisations in Portaferry have come together to arrange carious activities aimed at providing the whole community with the opportunity to help those most in need.
The activities over the weekend are:
Friday 12th: Pop Quiz, with special guest appearances
Admission £3 including light supper
Venue: The Leprechaun Bar @ 8pm
Mixed Darts Competition
Admission: £5 per couple
Venue: McNamara’s Bar @ 9pm
Saturday 13th: Portaferry Women’s Group Cake Sale
Venue: The Market House, The Square @ 10am
“Walk For Haiti” – 10k walk, organised by Portaferry Gala
Registration and leaving from The Market House, The Square @ 11am
Admission: £5 per person.
Children under 16 go free and must be accompanied by an adult.
Music by “Stevie McVeigh”
Venue: McNamara’s Bar
Admission: £2 including light supper @ 10pm
Sunday 14th: Charity Football Match
Venue: Anne Street Football Pitch @ 2pm
Admission: £5 per player. Registration at The Leprechaun Bar
Music by “Soundz Unique”
Venue: McNamara’s Bar @ 7pm with ballot for Haiti
All proceeds from the weekend will be donated to Unicef. You can also show your support by donating at www.unicef.org.uk/Donate_Haiti
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