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Big Irish Night for Cuban Medical Aid – Bígí Linn!

category tyrone | anti-capitalism | press release author Thursday September 23, 2010 19:01author by Barry McColganauthor email osfnational at yahoo dot ieauthor phone 07885569940

The newly renovated Boe Inn in Dromore, County Tyrone, having just undergone a major renovation, fitting a fully covered and heated area at the back of the bar, will play host to a Big Irish Night on Friday 1st October.

Music will kick off from 10pm, and good food will be served on the night.

The up and coming bard of Armagh Liam Lappin’s band ‘Patriot Flame’ will provide the night’s entertainment, and while entrance is free; donations are welcome, with all proceeds going to Cuban Medical Aid.

The night is being organised by Barry McColgan, who along with 10 other Irish people, is undertaking a gruelling trek of Cuba’s highest mountain range, the Sierra Maestra next month in support of Cuban Medical Aid.

Encouraging people to come along on the night in support of his sponsored trek, Barry McColgan said,

“The Big Irish Night has all the right ingredients for a great night’s craic, excellent venue, good food and a brilliant band. It will be a great night, where people can enjoy themselves while donating to an extremely worthwhile cause. I look forward to seeing you there - Bígí Linn!”

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