Students drag blocks 200km across country for charity
A group of Belvedere College students are hoping to raise €60,000 by dragging two blocks 200km across the country.
The fourth and fifth-year students will go from east to west in their charity bid, starting in Clondalkin, west Dublin, and finishing in Galway.
Some 53 pupils from the north Dublin school are taking part in the challenge to raise much-needed cash for Irish Guide Dogs, St Francis Hospice and Temple Street Children's Hospital. The group set off last Sunday and are aiming to finish up at 7am this coming Sunday when they drag the two blocks into Galway after a week's endeavour.