Annual charity events in Kilkee over Christmas

Annual charity events in Kilkee over Christmas


Kilkee Sub Aqua Club will host two annual events over the Holiday season.

Both events will be held locally and will involve some fun and adventure for all to share and enjoy.

Proceeds from the events go to Kilkee Sub Aqua Club Search & Recover Unit while the Christmas day swim will be held in conjunction with St Senan’s GAA. Proceeds will be shared with Cancer Research via Galway University Hospital on behalf of St. Senan’s.

The club would like to take this opportunity to thank all family, friends, colleagues and supporters of the club for their kind generosity and help over the past year and would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year..

Christmas day swim with Kilkee Sub Aqua & St Senan’s GAA will take place Tuesday December 25th at 12.30pm.

Sponsorship Card available at Myles Creek Bar. Contact any club member of Kilkee SAC and St. Senan’s GAA or message the Facebook page for more details.

The Annual Fun Walk/Run in support of Kilkee Sub Aqua Search & Recovery will take place on Monday, December 31st 2018 from 12:00-14:00

Registration will take place from 10:30am to 11:45am at the Bandstand in Kilkee.

Entry will be €10 per person or €20 per Family.

Timed event with trophies to first, second and third place male and female contestants in each event.

This event continues with Kilkee Sub Aqua’s commitment in supporting the local “Keep Kilkee plastic free” drive. The run will not have any plastic cups at the water station in their place will be compostable cups that will be disposed of after the event.

See more details here.

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.