Cycling fundraising event in Castlerea for the new hospice in Roscommon

Castlerea will be the focus of fundraising for the new hospice in Roscommon over Easter.

The 2nd annual Break Out for Hospice event, which takes place on Easter Saturday, will feature a cycle, an Easter Egg Hunt and a Family Fun Day.

There are three distances for the cycle – 120K, 70K and 30K with the family fun day getting underway at the same time in Sommers Park

The event is organised by An Garda Siochana Castlerea and Castlerea Prison Service, with Castlerea Cycling Club acting as hosts.

Tyrone Tobin Community Garda Castlerea says the appearance of emergency services is likely to be a big hit.