Waterford businesses encouraged to #GoOrangeforSolas

The virtual Run and Walk for Life

The Solas Cancer Support Centre’s Run and Walk for Life 2021 takes place this weekend. The virtual event is underway from Friday October 8th to Sunday October 10th.

Participant numbers have already reached 1800 and it's still possible to register via

You can collect your T Shirt Friday at either the Waterford Solas Centre from 2pm to 7pm or from the Alternative Health Clinic in Dungarvan from 5pm to 7pm.

WLR's sister station Beat is celebrating ten years as media partners with the Run and Walk for Life.

Β #GoOrangeforSolas


Businesses, organisations and community groups in Waterford are all asked to #GoOrange this Friday October 8th to support this great cause.

And of course our doggies are delighted to take part...

So, no matter where you are this weekend, you can take part and help raise vital funds for the centre and support its amazing work.

About the Solas Centre

The Solas Cancer Support provides services to the people of Waterford and the South East. These include counselling, relaxation therapies and group support services provided on site. The team at Solas offers support to those affected by cancer, their families and carers. The centre is seen asΒ  a safe place to talk, relax and express emotions. You'll find out more here.

WATCH: New video


The Solas Centre has produced a new video, with the support ofΒ WLR, highlighting how easy it is to engage with the service. It’s encouraging people affected by cancer in Waterford and across the South East to reach out for support. You can watch that video here: