The annual Christmas Day run from Newtowncashel to Lanesboro, in aid of the Longford branch of MS Ireland, will celebrate its 22nd year this year. Over its life time, the event has raised €160,000 for Multiple Sclerosis. As usual all are welcome.
Walkers start from the Hill in Newtowncashel at 11.45 am and runners at 12.15. Finish is at the Hall in Lanesboro where refreshments are available. Further details and sponsorship cards are available from Michael Flood, Newtowncashel (Tel: 086-0880855); Brigid Mullooly, Lanesboro (Tel: 04333-21019); L and K’s Village Shop in Newtowncashel or O’Brien’s Corner Shop, Lanesboro.
All participants will receive a free t-shirt kindly sponsored by Peter Hanley Motors. Longford MS has come to depend on this event over the past 21 years and would like to extend their appreciation for the effort given.