Annual Christmas Swim in aid of CABHAIR

cabhair-canal-swim-dec-25-2006Preas Ráitheas / Press Release

On Christmas Day, Sunday 25th December at 12 noon till 13:00 CABHAIR, The Irish Republican Prisoners Dependents Fund will hold its 40th successive annual sponsored Christmas swim at the Third Lock on the Grand Canal opposite Kelly’s Blackhorse Inn Pub, Inchicore.

All money raised by our fearless swimmers goes directly to CABHAIR Dependents.  We ask that you kindly support this event and even take the plunge yourself or organise a similar event in your area!

December is an especially hard month for the prisoners and their families.  If you are in the area please show your support or sponsor a swimmer.

Refreshments will be available to all on the day.

PRO, Comhairle Laighean, Sinn Fein Phoblachtach


40th Annual Christmas Swim in aid of CABHAIR POWs,

Christmas Day, Sunday 25th December

12:00 to 13:00

Third Lock, Grand Canal opposite Kellys Pub, Inchicore.

Refreshments available, all welcome.

Republican Sinn Féin
Sinn Féin Poblachtach


Sinn Féin Poblachtach
Teach Dáithí Ó Conaill,
223 Sráid Pharnell, BÁC 1, Éire

For confirmation contact;
Des Dalton, President: 086-3291809
Seán Ó Dubhláin, PRO: +353 89 481 9514 or ‘’
Ard-Oifig: 01-872 9747

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