New Wicklow hospice after Daniel Day-Lewis helps charity raise €3m
on 21/08/2013 15:43:10
The Wicklow Hospice Foundation will proceed with the 12 bed facility in Magheramore - as the HSE has committed to funding the other half of the building costs.
Actor Daniel Day-Lewis, who is a patron of the Foundation - arranged to have the European premiere of Lincoln held in Dublin - to raise funds for the Hospice.
The HSE has committed to including the facility in their 2014 service plan and pre-planning has been submitted to Wicklow County Council.