Charity cookery event in Limerick

Charity cookery event in Limerick



Clare’s Wish Foundation, in association with the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Limerick are Hosting an Evening of Cookery with Neven Maguire this Thursday (6th October) to raise much needed funds for the Limerick-based charity.

The Evening will start at 6.30 with Wine Tasting on entry supplied by O Brien’s Wines Parkway Shopping Centre. There will also be a wide variety of both Local & as far as Donegal Artisan Food stands. Neven will take stage at 8p for a Cookery Demonstration.

Clare’s Wish is the only Irish charity granting wishes to Adults living with terminal medical Condition. Founded by Kevin Clancy in 2013, the charity aims to bring the wish to life, to create ever-lasting memories for the wisher, their family and their friends.

More than 28 wishes have been granted since the charity launched, providing respite from the normal routines of hospitals, doctors and treatments.

Clare’s Wish receives no funding and relies solely on fundraising events such as this Cookery Demonstration with Neven Maguire. Patrons for Clare’s Wish Foundation are Irish Legend Singer Red Hurley & Chloe Magee Olympic Irish No1 Badminton Player. Our Ambassador is currently Miss Limerick 2016 Aoife McNamara.

Tickets for this fundraiser are only €20 with all proceeds going to Clare’s Wish Foundation and can be purchased at Radisson Blue Hotel & Spa Reception & also on line


Chief Reporter Pat Flynn has worked as a journalist for almost 30 years. His career began during the late 1980s when, like many aspiring radio presenters of the time, he worked for local pirate radio stations in Clare and Limerick. Pat joined Clare FM in 1990 where he worked as researcher initially and later presented several different programmes including the station's flagship current affairs programme. He was also the station's News Editor and Deputy Controller of Programmes. Despite leaving in 2003 to pursue a career as a freelance journalist, he continues to work with the station to this day. As well as being the Clare Herald’s Chief Reporter Pat is also freelance journalist and broadcaster, contributing to Ireland’s national newspapers and is a regular contributor to national broadcasters.