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VICKY PHELAN

Cervical cancer survivor Lorraine Walsh's fury as samples sent abroad for screening

'It’s the same old story repeating itself over and over' A cervical cancer survivor has hit out at the Government and HSE after it emerged that all cervical cancer samples are being sent abroad for screening. The Coombe hospital is the only Irish hospital that processes CervicalCheck samples but it has been paused since December due to a cyber-attack, the HSE has said.

irishmirror.ie ,  9 days ago 0
Cervical cancer survivor Lorraine Walsh's fury as samples sent abroad for screening

Vicky Phelan shares the incredibly sentimental gifts she had made for her children as memories of her

The author - who exposed the CervicalCheck screening scandal in 2018 - is currently living with a terminal cancer diagnosis, and is spending quality time with her beautiful family Vicky Phelan has shared the beautifully sentimental gifts that she has had made for her family. Explaining that is has not been an easy time for her, the CervicalCheck scandal campaigner said that is is important for her to "do these things now and create these physical memories" that will remain in the world with longevity.

rsvplive.ie ,  1 month ago 3
Vicky Phelan shares the incredibly sentimental gifts she had made for her children as memories of her

Vicky Phelan celebrates incredible tribute after being approached a few months ago

The cervical cancer campaigner shared how she decided to sit for the artist Paul MacCormaic after hearing that Catherine Corless would be involved in the project Vicky Phelan is celebrating an incredible tribute after being approached a few months ago. The cervical cancer campaigner agreed to sit for the artist Paul MacCormaic as part of his upcoming series.

rsvplive.ie ,  1 month ago 0
Vicky Phelan celebrates incredible tribute after being approached a few months ago

Barry McGuigan tells Late Late Show he's taking part in Charlie Bird's climb in honour of his daughter Nika

The boxing legend will be among the crowd scaling Croagh Patrick in Mayo tomorrow morning in order to raise money for Motor Neurone Disease and Pieta House Barry McGuigan appeared on The Late Late Show ahead of his participation in Charlie Bird's charity fundraiser which will see him and countless others join the RTE legend in scaling Croagh Patrick bright and early tomorrow.

irishmirror.ie ,  1 month ago 16
Barry McGuigan tells Late Late Show he's taking part in Charlie Bird's climb in honour of his daughter Nika

Vicky Phelan wishes Charlie Bird well in touching video ahead of charity climb

The cervical cancer campaigner said she would be encouraging 'Climb with Charlie' from her home Vicky Phelan has posted a touching video wishing veteran journalist Charlie Bird well ahead of his charity climb. Vicky had previously announced that she would not be well enough to attend 'Climb with Charlie' in person but stressed that she would be cheering from her sofa.

dublinlive.ie ,  1 month ago 0
Vicky Phelan wishes Charlie Bird well in touching video ahead of charity climb

Charlie Bird lights a candle to honour Vicky Phelan in touching video as she pulls out of Climb With Charlie hike

Vicky is taking some time to recuperate after a difficult dose of radiotherapy, and will understandably be unable to attend the Climb With Charlie climb of Croke Patrick Charlie Bird is due to honour his "BFF" and "soulmate" Vicky Phelan during his expedition to climb Croke Patrick next month.

rsvplive.ie ,  2 months ago 0
Charlie Bird lights a candle to honour Vicky Phelan in touching video as she pulls out of Climb With Charlie hike

Charlie Bird - RSVP

Charlie Bird's wife Claire has 'terrible days' where she breaks down and cries but won't let him see Find your local Climb With Charlie event as 100 hikes registered across the country in aid of The Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association Charlie Bird 'sheds tears' as he receives 'magical' letters of support from schoolchildren

rsvplive.ie ,  2 months ago 1
Charlie Bird - RSVP

Vicky Phelan spends 'the most amazing 24 hours' in Cashel palace with her mother on girls trip away

The Cashel Palace Hotel went viral for the cost of their scones, but Vicky and her mum had a wonderful time at the newly opened lodge where they had a meal with pals Vicky Phelan has spent 24 hours relaxing and getting quality time in with her mother Gaby Kelly at Cashel Palace Hotel in Tipperary this week.

rsvplive.ie ,  1 month ago 0
Vicky Phelan spends 'the most amazing 24 hours' in Cashel palace with her mother on girls trip away

Vicky Phelan's health deteriorates as she's forced to miss Climb With Charlie

The brave activist began radiotherapy last month in a bid to shrink her tumours, which had grown significantly and causing here severe pain - however, the radiotherapy has taken its toll Vicky Phelan has shares an unfortunate health update as she announced she is not well enough to take part in Charlie Bird's Croagh Patrick climb, Climb With Charlie.

rsvplive.ie ,  2 months ago 1
Vicky Phelan's health deteriorates as she's forced to miss Climb With Charlie

Alan Kelly raises cervical screening in one of last debates as party leader

More than 200 women were affected by failures in Ireland’s CervicalCheck screening system. Alan Kelly raised the cervical screening controversy during one of his last debates in the Dail as Labour Party leader. Mr Kelly made the shock announcement on Wednesday evening that he will step down as leader after less than two years.

independent.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Alan Kelly raises cervical screening in one of last debates as party leader

Vicky Phelan to feature in jam packed Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival line-up

The Dublin International Film Festival is set to return later this month with a packed lineup of screenings The Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival returns to the capital on Wednesday, February 23 with quite the roster of events lined up. Returning once again as an in-person series of events "back where it belongs in cinemas", audiences will be presented with domestic and international feature films, short films and documentaries as well as a host of galas, premieres and special events.

dublinlive.ie ,  3 months ago 1
Vicky Phelan to feature in jam packed Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival line-up

Vicky Phelan says she has completed her first round of treatment in update

The CervicalCheck campaigner began the ten session course of radiotherapy on Monday in the hopes that it would alleviate the pain caused by a tumour growth on her spine Get daily headlines and breaking news alerts for FREE by signing up to our newsletter Invalid Email Something went wrong, please try again later.

irishmirror.ie ,  3 months ago 0
Vicky Phelan says she has completed her first round of treatment in update

Vicky Phelan issues update after a 'great day' of making memories and says 'these are the days I live for'

The CervicalCheck campaigner says she has been “adding memories to memory bank” with her friends and children. She said although she was in pain after a lengthy lunch with pals, she wouldn’t change a thing and described it as a “great day” Vicky Phelan updated her social media followers this afternoon in a sweet post describing what she has been up to in recent days.

irishmirror.ie ,  3 months ago 0
Vicky Phelan issues update after a 'great day' of making memories and says 'these are the days I live for'

Vicky Phelan makes 'wonderful memories' after beautiful weekend with pal in Lahinch

The CervicalCheck campaigner had a magnificent weekend at one of Ireland's most scenic spot Vicky Phelan has said she made "wonderful memories" after a visit with a friend to a special spot in Ireland recently. And she seemed to have a fabulous time in one of Ireland's most scenic spots - Lahinch in County Clare.

irishmirror.ie ,  3 months ago 0
Vicky Phelan makes 'wonderful memories' after beautiful weekend with pal in Lahinch

Vicky Phelan holds back tears as she accepts Freedom of Limerick award in emotional ceremony

The CervicalCheck campaigner became the fifth woman ever to receive the award and the first woman this century to be given the Freedom of Limerick Vicky Phelan was almost moved to tears as she accepted the Freedom of Limerick award on Thursday evening. The CervicalCheck campaigner became the fifth woman ever to receive the award and the first woman this century to be given the Freedom of Limerick.

irishmirror.ie ,  3 months ago 0
Vicky Phelan holds back tears as she accepts Freedom of Limerick award in emotional ceremony