Christy and Joe perform for Merryn
Published 23/08/2014 | 00:00
ASLAN'S Christy Dignam and Joe Jewell are set to perform in Bray at a fundraising night for Merryn Lacy.
The gig will be in the Royal Hotel on Friday, September 5, and will include singer-songwriter Mick Flannery, local band Columbia Mills and the Legend of Luke Kelly, performed by Chris Kavanagh, as well as other special guests.
Merryn (5) is battling stage 4 neuroblastoma, an aggressive childhood cancer of the nervous system. The disease has a high rate of relapse and her family is raising money to seek treatment to prevent this. They will have to go to Europe or USA to avail of treatments.
Any funds raised by The Merryn Lacy Trust which are not needed for medical costs will go towards research into childhood cancers.
Tickets are €20 and available from The Royal Hotel, The Martello or Alan on (086) 8662031. Doors open at 7.30 p.m. For more information go to www.merrynlacy.com