Fundraising for CF Services On 65 Roses Day

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We’re being urged to get behind a fundraising initiative to improve support services for people with cystic fibrosis.

Purple roses are being sold across the country as part of CF Ireland’s 65 Roses Day, which is hoping to raise 120 thousand euro.

Seperately, the cousin of a Cooraclare woman who died as a result of cystic fibrosis will raise funds in her memory as she runs the Boston Marathon on Monday.


Áine Lorie is fundraising for CF research in honour of her younger cousin Síle, who died two years ago at the age of just 26: