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Hugh Maguire accepts first place (adult category) from Paul Ruane (judge) at the Donal Walsh LiveLife Film Awards at the Tralee Omniplex. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Ardfert Man Among Prizewinners At Donal Walsh LiveLife Film Awards

May 5, 2019 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee Omniplex was the venue on Friday afternoon for the 6th annual Donal Walsh Live Life Secondary School and Adult Film Awards. This year saw the competition screen the shortlisted movies at the IMax Cinema and the experience was magical according to organiser, Mary Lucey. With an audience of […]

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Fionnbar Walsh and Elma Walsh joined by Kerry County Council Chief Executive Moira Morrell, Cllr John Joe Culloty and Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council Norma Foley.

Fionnbar And Elma Walsh Honoured By Kerry County Council

February 18, 2019 at 2:08 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council today hosted a Civic Reception to honour the work of Fionnbar and Elma Walsh and the Donal Walsh #Livelife Foundation. At a reception at County Buildings in Tralee, the legacy of Donal Walsh and the work being done by his parents to promote his message of positivity […]

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At the launch of the Donal Walsh LiveLife Film Competition were, front from left; Filmmaker Lisa Fingleton of NEWKD (adjudicator), Elma Walsh of LiveLife, Mary Lucey, Principal of Kerry College of Further Education and Maurice Galway (adjudicator). Back from left; Eamonn Hickson of Radio Kerry; Jennifer Boyle of LiveLife Foundation; Ken Tobin of Tralee Chamber Alliance; Michaela Brosnan of KCFE; Margaret Kissane of Connect Publications and Aidan Kelly of Tralee Chamber Alliance. Photo by Dermot Crean

Entries Now Open For Donal Walsh Live Life Film Competition

January 11, 2019 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

THE National Live Life Film Competition for 2019 was officially launched on Thursday in Kerry College of Further Education and entries are now invited with the theme of “It All Works Out!” This is the 6th year of this hugely popular competition in memory of Tralee teenager Donal Walsh. The Competition aims […]

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Mercy Mounthawk student Cillian Griffin presents a cheque to Elma Walsh of the Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation, the proceeds of the basketball match between teachers and pupils. Also pictured is teacher Olivia Dineen and TY students. Photo by Dermot Crean

Teachers Against Students Game Raises Funds For Donal Walsh Livelife Foundation

October 24, 2018 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS from Mercy Mounthawk took on the teachers in a fundraising basketball match recently and the main winners were the Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation. The event took place as part of the schools Health and Wellbeing Week held from October 8 to October 12, as teacher Olivia Dineen explained. “The […]

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Musicians at the Donal Walsh music day in town on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Weekend To Remember Donal Walsh

May 14, 2018 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

THIS weekend marked the fifth anniversary of the passing of Donal Walsh and two special events took place to remember the young man who continues to make such an impact on people’s lives. On Friday there was a special anniversary Mass celebrated in Knock with 3,000 students attending from all […]

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Launching the Music Day in aid of the Donal Walsh Livelife Foundation and Tralee Rugby Club were front from left; Margaret Mansfield, Elma Walsh and Joe O'Connor. Back from left; Pamela O'Connor, Jim O'Connor, Dave Buckley, Aidan Kelly, Willie Kelly. Seated; Kathleen McDonagh. Photo by Dermot Crean

Day Of Free Entertainment In The Town Centre To Remember Donal Walsh

May 5, 2018 at 9:09 am Comments are Disabled

TWO Tralee musicians have organised a day of music on the streets of Tralee to remember Donal Walsh on the 5th anniversary of his death. Willie Kelly and Jim O’Connor decided to a number of acts together, spread around The Mall and The Square, playing music during Saturday afternoon from […]

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Noel McElligott with his first prize at the LiveLife Film Competition Awards at the Brandon Hotel on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Enjoy Donal Walsh Livelife Film Competition Awards

February 22, 2018 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Brandon Hotel came alive yesterday with some well known faces joining the hundreds of students from schools around Munster at the annual Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation Film Competition Awards. Maurice Galwey, Aidan O’Mahony and RTE’s Teresa Mannion were among the judges attending for the competition awards, which drew a large […]

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Looking forward to the Donal Walsh Livelife Foundation Film Competition were, seated; Chairperson Marketing Committee Chapter 23 of Kerry and West Limerick Credit Union, Helen Courtney Power and Manager of Bons Secours Hospital Tralee, TJ O'Connor. Back from left; Mary Lucey, LiveLife Film Competition, Maurice Galway, Judge of LiveLife Film Competition and Elma Walsh of Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation. Photo by Dermot Crean

Still Time To Submit Entries For Donal Walsh LiveLife Film Competition

January 24, 2018 at 10:03 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S still a couple of weeks to get your entries in for the Donal Walsh #LiveLife National Film Competition 2017/18. The hugely popular competition has three categories Primary School, Secondary School and adult and always throws up some serious filmmaking talent. “We want you to remember Donal and his “Live […]

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Donal Walsh #LiveLife Film Competition Now Open For Submissions

Donal Walsh #LiveLife Film Competition Now Open For Submissions

December 19, 2017 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

THE Donal Walsh #LiveLife National Film Competition 2017/18 is now open for submissions. The hugely popular competition has three categories Primary School, Secondary School and adult and always throws up some serious filmmaking talent. “We want you to remember Donal and his “Live Life” ethos by getting you to create […]

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Pictured seated - L/R John Long chairman Capt23 and Elma Walsh Livelife . Back L/R - John O'Regan PRO Capt 23 , Padraig Flynn Listowel CU , Finbarr Walsh Livelife , Mary Lucy Film Festivan , Sux=zanne Ennis Tralee CU and Helen Courtney PRO Kilarney CU . 
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Donal Walsh Film Competition Nominated For National Award

October 8, 2017 at 10:42 am Comments are Disabled

THE Donal Walsh LiveLife Live Life National Film Competition has been nominated for a national award. The Ireland Chapter of Project Management Institute (PMI) announced the shortlist of finalists for the inaugural National Project Awards in seven categories and the competition has been nominated in the  Project Management for Social Good […]

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Elaine Kinsella of Radio Kerry was the Mystery Guest Chef at the fundraising evening in and of the Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation at Croí Restaurant on Friday night She is pictured here with the restaurant owners Noel Keane, Kevin O'Connor and Paul Cotter. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Thousands Raised For LiveLife Foundation At ‘The Restaurant’ Night

September 26, 2017 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

A MYSTERY chef, helped by the experts at Croí Restaurant, provided a great night for diners on Friday as part of a fundraiser for the Donal Walsh Livelife Foundation. It was in the style of ‘The Restaurant’ TV show and Radio Kerry’s ‘Kerry’s Full Breakfast’ presenter, Elaine Kinsella, was the […]

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Inside 'Donal's Den', a special room in the new 15-bed specialist palliative in-patient unit at University Hospital Kerry, were Elma Walsh, Elysha Brennan, Kate Brennan and Valerie Kerins on Friday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

Room For Young People At New Palliative Care Unit Fulfils Donal’s Wish

September 25, 2017 at 2:02 pm 1 comment

THE wonderful new Palliative Care Unit was officially opened last Friday at University Hospital Kerry and among its many great facilities is a new space for younger people. ‘Donal’s Den’ is a room funded by the Donal Walsh ‘LiveLife’ Foundation and Fionnbar and Elma Walsh were at the unit to […]

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Elma Walsh with Principal of Spa NS Peter Linehan and those attending the Spa NS family day in memory of Donal Walsh on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Spa NS Looks Forward To Donal Walsh 6k Challenge Next Month

May 24, 2017 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a real buzz of excitement and anticipation at Spa N.S. this week as the 2017 ‘Donal Walsh Spa 6K Challenge’ was launched. This will be the fourth year of the event and the whole school community is busy organising another family fun day in honour of Donal, their […]

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Head girls Katie Ahern and Aoife O’Sullivan with Nikki Bradley.

Range Of Events For Mental Health Week At Presentation

March 14, 2017 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

MENTAL Health Week 2017 took place in Presentation Secondary School Tralee last week. An excellent and diverse range of diverse of activities took place for all year groups during the week – all coordinated by the Student Representative Council. School Principal, Mary O’Keeffe and Head girls, Aoife O’Sullivan and Katie […]

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Colin 'Poshey' Aherne with Elma Walsh of the Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation and Jimmy Mulligan of Jigsaw Kerry. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Poshey’s Final 5k A Day Finishes In Style

February 1, 2017 at 11:25 am Comments are Disabled

CLOUDLESS skies last night provided Colin ‘Poshey’ Aherne with beautiful conditions to complete the final run of his ‘5k a day’ January challenge. The moon illuminated more than 200 runners as they took off from The Station House in Blennerville at 7.15pm. His goal was to raise awareness and break the stigma […]

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Elma Walsh and Colin 'Poshey' Ahern launching the 5k A Day challenge.

Poshey Plans Special Finish To His 5k A Day Challenge

January 25, 2017 at 12:59 pm Comments are Disabled

COLIN ‘Poshey’ Aherne has had a busy month. The well-known mental health awareness campaigner took on a 5k A Day for January challenge and he’s nearing the end of the road. Poshey was donating €1 for each run to total €31 for the month, but he started a gofundme page which has […]

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WATCH: There’s Still Time To Enter LiveLife Film Competition

WATCH: There’s Still Time To Enter LiveLife Film Competition

January 5, 2017 at 2:43 pm Comments are Disabled

FILMMAKERS of all ages still have just less than four weeks to ‘Make Every Second Count’ by entering the fourth annual Live Life National Film Competition. It is over three years now since young teenager Donal Walsh sadly lost his battle to cancer.  The impact of his powerful positive message however continues to be […]

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Elma Walsh, Donal Walsh Live Life Foundation accepts a cheque for Ä500 from ALDI Tralee representatives Pawel Wasilva and Sarah Turner, Store Manager.
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Aldi Tralee Donates €500 Of Community Fund To LiveLife Foundation

December 2, 2016 at 11:49 am Comments are Disabled

ALDI Tralee has announced that the Donal Walsh #LiveLife Foundation is the latest charity to benefit from the company’s new community support fund. Aldi’s John Joe Sheehy Road, Tralee store staff have awarded the Donal Walsh #LiveLife Foundation a €500 grant in recognition of its tremendous work within the local community and to help […]

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Pictured seated - L/R John Long chairman Capt23 and Elma Walsh Livelife . Back L/R - John O'Regan PRO Capt 23 , Padraig Flynn Listowel CU , Finbarr Walsh Livelife , Mary Lucy Film Festivan , Sux=zanne Ennis Tralee CU and Helen Courtney PRO Kilarney CU . 
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Credit Unions Support Donal Walsh’s LiveLife Foundation Competition

December 1, 2016 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

THE 4th National Live Life Film Competition with the theme “Make Every Second Count” is now accepting entries and local Credit Unions have come on board as sponsors. It is over three years now since young teenager Donal Walsh sadly lost his battle to cancer.  The impact of his powerful positive […]

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Launching the Live Life Film Competition 2017 were, from left: Mary Lucey, Brendan McCarthy (Brandon Hotel), Elma Walsh, Finbarr Walsh, Brian Meaney (Spin Soutwest), Paul Finch and Tanya Hickey of Flog The Dog. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Livelife Asks Filmmakers To ‘Make Every Second Count’ In Competition

October 19, 2016 at 11:10 am Comments are Disabled

FILMMAKERS of all ages are invited to ‘Make Every Second Count’ when they enter the fourth annual Live Life National Film Competition. It is over three years now since young teenager Donal Walsh sadly lost his battle to cancer.  The impact of his powerful positive message however continues to be spread […]

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Taking a breath along the Breathtaking Ballinskelligs Beach, along the Iveragh Peninsula and Wild Atlantic Way, Maureen Cournane, Killarney Cycling Festival, Gleneagle Hotel, with Fionnbar Walsh, LiveLife Foundation, Adam King, Champion Hammer Thrower and Neilie Fitzpatrick, Ballinscelligs, at the launch the Killarney Cycling Festival on Saturday, August 27th 2016, The Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation is the official charity of the Killarney Cycling Festival. There are two incredible routes to cycle.  'The Wrong Way Round'  - 160 km, It departs from The Gleneagle hotel and tackles Molls Gap first before heading for the scenic South West via Sneem. From there on the route is familiar passing Waterville, Cahersiveen, Glenbeigh and Killorglin. The more challenging 'Hard Way Round' - 180 km long and diverges from the Wrong Way Round by taking a right for Ballaghbeama through the heart of Kerry to Ballaghasheen Pass, then there’s a further detour around the stunning Skellig Ring before rejoining the main troop on the road to Cahersiveen. visit www.killarneycyclingfestival.com. Photo:Valerie O'Sullivan/***FREE PIC****

LiveLife Foundation To Benefit From Cycling Event This Month

August 8, 2016 at 2:18 pm Comments are Disabled

SPECTACULAR scenery will await cyclists later this month in the Killarney Cycling Festival, with a local charity benefitting from the event. The Festival takes place on Saturday, August 27, where participants can choose from two tantalising routes, the Wrong Way Round or the gruelling Hard Way Round. Both routes circle the spectacular Iveragh Peninsula, taking in […]

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Launching the Donal Walsh Livelife Foundation Film Competition at the Fels Point Hotel were from left; Barry John Keane, Elma Walsh of the LiveLife Foundation, Ciaran O’Regan, Radio Kerry, Luke Boyle, Matthew Boyle, Mary Lucey of the LiveLife Foundation, Jennifer Boyle and Martin Houlihan of Digital Buzz (sponsor). Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Star Helps Launch Donal Walsh Livelife Film Competition

November 15, 2015 at 11:49 am Comments are Disabled

ARE you interested in making movies? Well the Donal Walsh Livelife Foundation’s Livelife Film Competition is back and was launched on Saturday with the help of Kerry star Barry John Keane at the Fels Point Hotel. The third “Live Life Love” Day will take place at the Brandon Conference Centre in Tralee […]

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