Tag Archives : charity

Christmas FM 2012 is here

It’s that time of year again… Christmas FM, the hugely popular Christmas music themed radio station which raises thousands of euros for charity every year is returning for another run this year – and this year they’re covering more of the country than ever before! New Culch.ie writer Niall O’Keeffe (that’s me!) will be presenting on […]

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Events: Charity comedy gig: The Maple Hotel

Four of the best Dublin comedians come together for a great cause tonight. Robert Coyle, Jim Elliot, Abie Philbin Bowman and Aidan Killian are putting their comedic abilities to good use in aid of the Free Leonard Peltier appeal. These are comedians you should definitely catch. Robert Coyle is one of the rising stars on […]

Shameless Pimping: Electric Ireland #tweetemhome Race from Dublin – Galway

So this is the story. Electric Ireland (the ESB) are holding a charity race from Dublin to Galway and back. Three celeb teams – Team A Joe Rooney and Mundy in the DeLorean supporting Concern; Team B Katie Van Buren and Andrew Stanley in the New York Taxi supporting the Irish Cancer Society, and Team […]


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Events: Christmas fundraiser for Gorta

For an alternative Christmas Carol Night, here’s a brilliant line up of comedians performing stand up and musical comedy! Providing entertainment on the night are Totally Wired and The Guilty Folk.  Stand up comedy will be provided by Marcus O’Laoire, Kieran Lawless and Ian Perth. MC duties will be fulfilled by Simon O’Keeffe What a […]

Events: Charity Comedy Gig @ McGrattans

Comedy gigs are ten a penny at the moment, I should know! However while stalking…eh… I mean researching comedians on Facebook I came across this gig-with-a-difference. McGrattans Comedy Club is the brainchild of Michael Noone and Ben Farrell. They open their doors on Thursday 24th November. I sat down to chat with Michael and Ben […]

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A Humble Voxatron Debut

You have a day left to get the latest Humble Bundle offer. As per usual it started off with one independent game (with Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac and Linux versions of each game), this time its “Voxatron Alpha” by Lexaloffle Games. You don’t actually buy the game to get the game. Humble Bundle is a […]

Emmet Scanlan & What the Good Thought Haiti Fundraiser Sunday 20th March

Galway’s Emmet Scanlan & What the Good Thought will be playing a charity fundraiser in Druid Theatre, Druid Lane, Galway this Sunday 20th March at 7pm. The gig is in aid of Haven, a charity helping in the reconstruction of Haiti after the devastating earthquake there last year. Emmet plans to travel to Haiti in […]


Come Caroling with Culch – The Simon Community Sing for Simon 24 Hour Carolathon

Culch.ie is going to Sing for Simon…and so should you! We happened upon this page here asking for folk to get involved in the Simon Community’s Carolathon and we thought to ourselves that it would be a nice and worthwhile thing to do. It’s happening on Grafton Street from 5pm on Friday December 17th to […]

Ad Nauseam: Charity begins on Daytime TV

Being self employed affords me the luxury of making the last minute decision to work from home in my pyjamas, on the sofa with my laptop on my lap and the TV on in the background. Yesterday was such a day. Apart from my mid-morning hit of The Gilmore Girls, I normally avoid anything broadcast […]


Laugh Out Loud for Temple Street Hospital

Could you do with a big LOL? A big belly laugh? A giggle, a guffaw, a titter, a chuckle, a chortle, cracking up, bursting yourself, peeing your pants, dying laughing, snickering, in stitches? Well on Saturday 26th June at 7.30pm there is an unrivalled night of comedy and laughter planned for Vicar Street. The line […]