The Meningitis Research Foundation are putting together a fundraiser on March 6th.

Ely are putting the “fun” in this fundraiser in the shape of an Italian wine night. Award winning sommelier (and thoroughly nice chap), Ian Brosnan, will host a tasting of some superb Italian wines with supper to match.

When, where & how much?

Date : Wednesday, March 6th
Time: 7.00pm
Venue : ely Bar & Brasserie, IFSC
Price €45
You can buy tickets online or contact Ian Brosnan on (01) 6787867 or email

“Meningitis Research Foundation provides support to people, all over Ireland, who have been affected by meningitis or who have lost someone to the disease. 200 people in Ireland contract meningitis every year. 1 in 10 will die. Many are lift with severe side effects including brain damage, amputations or hearing loss. Meningitis can hit suddenly with flu like symptoms and no one is prepared for its impact.  Your support will help those who have been affected by the disease and fund vital research towards prevention.”