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Republican fundraising frolics at the Grand Canal on Christmas day.

category national | crime and justice | news report author Thursday December 25, 2008 16:37author by Paula Geraghtyauthor email mspgeraghty at yahoo dot ie Report this post to the editors

Fresh off the presses-picture story for the bleary eyed on Xmas day. Jesus died for our sins and the group at the canal dived in the canal at the Blackhorse in Inchicore to raise money for republican prisoners.

It was all go at the canal. Special Branch showed no sign of government cutbacks as names and addresses were taken along the canal by a generous supply of officers.

The tough year was represented by Dunnes crips and mince pies, gone was the Coke and Walkers crisps. Five brave or mad enough to dive into the canal for the sponsored swim did so, the water much milder than previous years. Cabhair raised some money and one of the swimmers having won a wood carving from political prisoners donated it back to be auctioned.

A short festive photo story follows on some fundraising frolics at the canal on Christmas day.

Happy Christmas and a peaceful and prosperous New Year to all

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Related Link: http://www.indymedia.ie/article/89342



Every little bit helps.
Every little bit helps.







author by Sharon. - Individual .publication date Fri Dec 26, 2008 10:23author address author phone Report this post to the editors

Hi !

Thanks , Paula , for your by-now usual high standard of work - much appreciated!

A few words and more photographs can be found at the 'Related Link' below (post dated Friday 26 Dec 2008), and on this other 'Indymedia' thread -
- and here as well -
- Thanks!

Jimmy The Swimmer - Fightin' Fit!
Jimmy The Swimmer - Fightin' Fit!

Santa at the CABHAIR Swim.
Santa at the CABHAIR Swim.

It's only non-swimmers that can laugh...
It's only non-swimmers that can laugh...

Just let me catch my breath....
Just let me catch my breath....

If that dog jumps on his back....
If that dog jumps on his back....

Related Link: http://1169andcounting.blogspot.com
author by Ex Maghaberry POWpublication date Fri Dec 26, 2008 23:50author address author phone Report this post to the editors

Youse mad men!

author by Sharon . - Individual .publication date Sat Dec 27, 2008 10:44author address author phone Report this post to the editors

Hi Ex !

Thanks for that message of support - much appreciated !
If you're in the vicinity next year , drop-by for a wee sup of 'lemonade' and a chat . And bring your swim togs if you want , because that crowd will be going mad again...



The swimmers raffle that turned into an auction!
The swimmers raffle that turned into an auction!

This swimmer and his two mates turned the tables - they threw the crowd into the water!
This swimmer and his two mates turned the tables - they threw the crowd into the water!

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