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We have set our dates for the following events.  More information will follow 23rd March 2020 – Annual Meeting 5.00 pm in RHD Concert Hall 6th June 2020 – Family Fun Day in the grounds of RHD 30th June 2020 – 29th Annual Golf Day in Elm Park Golf Club 18th September 2020 – Annual Fundraising Ladies Lunch – Merrion Hotel  

This year we are delighted to confirm that the Children’s Choir from St Brigids Girls School Cabinteely with their Choir Mistress Mrs Orla Gillan and The Elm  Park Choir will perform on the day.  Last year the afternoon was enjoyed by patients, families and friends of the hospital.  We look forward to seeing you all again this year.  Light refreshments will be served. Date:  Sunday 8th December 2019 Time 3.00pm in the Concert Hall of The Royal Hospital Donnybrook.  

We are delighted that our 28th Annual Golf day has successfully raised enough money to buy the Hospital a new Ambulance Bus. The 29th Annual Golf Day is in the diary now for Tuesday, 30th June 2020.

We are delighted that so many ladies enjoyed our inaugural ladies lunch hosted by Miriam O’Callaghan in the Garden Room of the Merrion Hotel on Friday 20th September.  The sun was shining in the garden for the drinks reception where we enjoyed music from the orchestra from Loreto College Foxrock. The Henriot Champagne reception was sponsored by Tindal Wines. Our Chairman Oisín Quinn introduced the MC for the day – Miriam interviewed the Medical Director of RHD Dr Lisa Cogan &hellip read more

We are delighted to announce that we raised over €10,000 at our Family Fun Day.   Thank you to our main sponsor Eugene F Collins Solicitors and also to Home Instead and Big Red Cloud.   A huge thank you to Beechwood Football Club and all their volunteers who joined forces with us to make it such a success.  Another big thank you to the RHD volunteers who helped get the tables and chairs out to the pitches.

We are now taking bookings for our annual Golf Day in Elm Park Golf Club on 2 July 2019. Teams of 4 Shotgun Start at 9.00 am including Breakfast (8.00am) and Dinner €500 Shotgun Start at 2.00 pm including Dinner €750 Our TARGET for this year is to purchase a new wheelchair accessible bus for the hospital Bookings can be made over the phone on 01 4971921, by post or e mail; Click here to download Golf Booking Form