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Have You Heard About The 12-Hour Challenge This Irish Blogger Is Doing Next Week?

By seank

November 27, 2017 at 2:53pm




An Irish blogger is doing a 12-hour challenge next week for a very important cause and the public is being urged to get involved too.

Fashion, beauty, lifestyle blogger Rosie Connolly, in her role as ambassador for the dealership Michael Grant Renault, is set to spend half a day driving the Renault Koleos from 5.50am to 5.50pm on Tuesday, November 28 to collect donations from the public and raise awareness for a very important cause.



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Why 5.50am to 5.50pm?

This timeframe was chosen to draw attention to – and raise money for - an estimated 550 heart surgeries that will take place in the next 12 months by the dedicated team at Crumlin Children’s Hospital, which is supported by the Children’s Medical & Research Foundation (CMRF) Crumlin.

During the 550* Challenge, Rosie will be accompanied by sponsor Michael Grant and the hospital’s giant mascot, Dr Teddington, who'll be giving away goodies to passers-by, posing for the occasional picture and collecting money.

Lovin Dublin will also tag along for the ride to film the day’s adventures on our social channels, so stay tuned to see how we get on.

Here's the full list of stops

Here's the full list of stops

1. 5.50am – Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin (30min)

2. 7.00am – Tara Street Dart Station (1h30min)

4. 9.00am – The Yacht Pub, Clontarf (15min)

5. 9.30am – Nolan’s Supermarket, Clontarf (15min)

6. 10.00am – St. Anne’s Golf Club, Donaghmede (30min)

7. 10.45am – Supervalu, Sutton (20min)

8. 11.30am – Vibe Fitness, East Wall (10min)

9. 11.50am – Maria Logan Recruitment (10min)

10. 12.15pm – Il Valentino, Grand Canal (1hr)

11. 1.15pm – Kanum Thai, Baggot Street (25min)

12. 2.00pm — Sandymount Hotel (15min)

13. 2.30pm – Mulligans of Sandymount (10min)

14. 2.40pm – Michael Byrne & Son, Sandymount (10min)

15. 3.00pm – Westwood Sandymount (10min)

16. 3.30pm – Renault Bank, Dundrum Shopping Centre (15min)

17. 4.45pm – Drimnagh, Luas Stop (50min)

18. 5.50pm – Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin

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But it doesn't stop when the clock strikes 5.50pm

During the whole month of November, the all-new Renault Koleos from Michael Grant Renault will be spotted in different locations around Dublin in an effort to raise money for Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin, so keep an eye out for that.

Of course, you can also donate to this great cause online by clicking HERE, with all proceeds going straight to the Tiny Hearts Christmas Appeal at Crumlin.

Header image: RosieConXxx/Instagram


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