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Bikers raise €11.5K for Malta Services Drogheda

On Saturday 30th September almost 40 bikers, some of them hairy others not so much, hit the road for the seventh annual “Run of the Country” to raise funds for Malta Services Drogheda. To date the Run has raised over €83,500 for local charities and this is the second year for Malta Services to benefit. … Continue reading Bikers raise €11.5K for Malta Services Drogheda

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Magnificent Motorcycle Tour 2017

Martin and Kieran Byrne are twins.  They are identical twins, who disclose their vintage to no one.  Honda Goldwing motorcycles are their passion and they are frequent participants on The Run Of The Country.    This year they surpassed themselves in entertainment value with jokes and stories. On arrival at our accommodation, the Longford Arms … Continue reading Magnificent Motorcycle Tour 2017

On The Road Again 30th September 2017

On the road again for local charities, The Run Of The Country Charity Motorbike Tour will take place on 30th September 2017 and is looking for 50 motorcyclists to support the fundraising efforts again this year. To date this small brotherhood of bikers has raised over €68,000 for Drogheda charities.   Again they are seeking more … Continue reading On The Road Again 30th September 2017

€7280 raised by The Run Of The Country

The final tally of funds raised for Malta Services Drogheda by The Run Of The Country motorcycle tour 2016 was a tremendous €7280.  All credit to the 30 bikers who partook in the event and raised this amount of money for services to adults with intellectual disabilities in the Drogheda area. The event was a … Continue reading €7280 raised by The Run Of The Country

2010 The first Run Of The Country

2010 Diary The reception from the pupils staff and parents at St. Ita’s Special School was warm and enthusiastic.  Bikers could see for themselves where the fundraising money was being spent and they could meet the pupils themselves.  They could see the excellent work that is being undertaken by the staff, teachers and parents on … Continue reading 2010 The first Run Of The Country