Barhale’s Southern Region wins GAA charity football cup8th November 2017
On Saturday 4th November, a team of enthusiastic footballers from Barhale’s Southern Region took part in a charity GAA match in aid of Cystic Fibrosis. The match was played at Greenford Football Club. Not only did the Barhale team manage to win the match, but in conjunction with Clancy Docwra, the teams were able to raise a fantastic £1,185 and it’s still rising.
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a life-limiting genetic condition affecting more than 10,000 people across the UK. It affects the lungs and digestive system and can cause chronic infections and reduced lung function. Currently, half of those with CF will not live past age 41.The Cystic Fibrosis Trust is fighting for a brighter future for people with CF and their families by funding cutting-edge research, driving up standards of care and supporting people with the condition and their loved ones every step of the way.