Fashion show raises funds for Special Olympics

ALMOST €6,000 was raised for the Special Olympics at a gala fashion show in the Bridge House Hotel, Tullamore last week.

ALMOST €6,000 was raised for the Special Olympics at a gala fashion show in the Bridge House Hotel, Tullamore last week.

Organiser-in-chief Catherine Daly undertook to co-ordinate the event some months ago when approached by her niece Aideen Hinch who desperately needed to raise sufficient funds so she could go to the Special Olympics as a carer and assistant.

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