We Chat to Pat Kenny in Newstalk!
Roy Meets Ray!
Roy and Terence dropped in for a chat with legendary broadcaster Pat Kenny on his morning Newstalk FM show to chat about exciting upcoming clinical trials here in Ireland, why are only 8% of patients in Ireland eligible for trials and why will it cost €18,000 to get just one patient on these trials. Of […]
DAMS Vocal Ensemble Concert for MND
Roy and Terence were on the couch as guests on the Ray D’Arcy TV show on RTE ONE chatting about living with MND, positivity and having a bit of laugh in the process! The guys finished off the interview with an intimate performance of the Nat King Cole classic, Smile. Check it out!
Louis Walsh Sends Us The X Factor To Defeat MND!
The DAMS Vocal Ensemble concert in Maelruans Church in Tallaght, Dublin raised an amazing €750 to help us defeat Motor Neurone Disease!! Wow! Special thanks to Liam Kenny together with the DAMS Vocal Ensemble led by the super Cára Davey, Fear O’ Folk and Joe Lyons who performed at the concert. And a massive thanks […]
Sheila Verdon completes Dublin Marathon!
X Factor judge and manager of pop sensations Westlife, Louis Walsh, sent Roy a message of positivity in his efforts to defeat Motor Neurone Disease. Louis once managed Roy and Jump The Gun back when the band performed in Eurovision in 1988. Great to see old friends getting together to fight MND! Let’s get the […]
Walk While You Can!
Sheila Verdon completed the KBC Dublin Marathon today all in aid of Watch Your Back MND! We are so thankful for your courageous efforts Sheila! If you would like to support Sheila’s campaign you can do so here: https://www.idonate.ie/SheilaVerdon
Irish Rugby Legend Shane Byrne Sends a Message to MND
Terence joined the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association for their Walk While You Can family walk event in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. The event was in remembrance of Fr. Tony Coote who raised over € 600,000 for MND. A true hero for fellow MND warriors!
Meeting Minister Josepha Madigan
Former Leinster and Ireland rugby legend Shane Byrne showed his support for Watch Your Back MND by sending a message to Motor Neurone Disease. Right on Shane!
Roy and Terence Receive Award!
This week, Roy and Terence met with Minister for Culture, Heritage and Gaeltacht Josepha Madigan in Dublin to discuss spreading awareness for Motor Neurone Disease research. The Minister shared great enthusiasm and supported our fight against MND. Minister Madigan has previously shown tremendous support for Fr. Tony Coote’s Walk While You Can campaign. Thank you […]
Grammy Award-Winning Artist Michael McDonald Supports Watch Your Back MND
This week, Roy and Terence received the Silver Pin Appreciation Award by the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association (IMNDA) this weekend as part of the IMNDA AGM and Annual Conference. The award follows Roy and Terence’s extensive work with the IMNDA’s Drink Tea for MND campaign which took place earlier in the year. Another feather […]
Five-time Grammy Award-winning artist Michael McDonald (also formerly of the Doobie Brothers) sent us an inspiring message of support for Roy’s fight to defeat MND/ALS. So many people have been affected by MND/ALS including Michael himself. As the music legend says himself, “it’s not a question of if, it’s a matter of when. We will […]