IPB in the Media

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2015 Press Coverage

A mum Donna Casserly will be appearing on TV3's Expose special on the VHI Dublin City Mini Marathon 2015. Donna is a prem mum who signed up with IPB for the mini marathon. Details of when to see Donna will be on shortly. Pictures of Donna with Peter from Expose and with David part of the VHI team.



 





http://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/i-can-t-express-the-pure-happiness-of-having-a-baby-and-the-extreme-sadness-of-losing-a-baby-all-within-two-weeks-1.2208132





http://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/i-have-had-calls-from-mums-on-a-saturday-night-they-cried-for-two-hours-solid-




Interview with Jen Crawford breastfeeding Co-ordinator and Jacqui O’Shaughnessy on RTE Ray Darcy Show

 http://www.rte.ie/radio/utils/radioplayer/rteradioweb.html#!rii=9%3A20768592%3A0%3A%3A



Interview with Jacqui O' Shaughnessy

http://www.thejournal.ie/premature-births-article-arrive-pregnancy-born-children-2054454-Apr2015/


IPB featured in Easy Parenting Special Edition for May 2015





2014 Press Coverage :

















Increasing awareness of prematurity will help us highlight the problems faced by parents and also highlight the need for better services for parents throughout the country. Irish Premature Babies are so grateful to all the parents who shared their story, we really appreciate your time and commitment.   

2014 Press Coverage.

TV National NEWS

RTE News at 1.00am and RTE News at 6.00pm on the 17th of November 2014

http://www.rte.ie/news/player/2014/1117/20682783-charity-wants-more-help-for-families-of-premature-babies/

TV3 News at 12.30pm and 5.30pm on the 17th of November 2014

http://www.tv3.ie/news_sub_page.php?locID=1.2.1138

TV Programmes:

Today Show on RTE 1 on the 17th of November 2014

 http://www.rte.ie/player/ie/show/10345511/

 TV3 Ireland AM on the 18th of November 2014

http://www.tv3.ie/ireland_am_video.php?locID=1.65.74&video=87055

Radio Interviews:

1.       RTE Morning Ireland: http://www.rte.ie/radio1/morning-ireland/ on the 17th of November

2.       Newstalk: http://www.newstalk.com/Little-miracles- on the 17th of November

3.       Spin FM: http://www.spin1038.com/shows/1.74.39.97/3/1/SPIN_TALK on the 17th of November

4.       Dublin City FM : http://www.dublincityfm.ie/programmes/news-current-affairs/good-morning-dublin on the 19th of November

5.       South East Radio: http://www.southeastradio.ie/shows/morning-mix/

Irish National Newspapers:

(1)Irish Daily Mail -17th of November

(2) http://www.irishmirror.ie/female/family/world-prematurity-day-irish-mum-4642838 on the 17th of November

(3) http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/mothers-of-premature-babies-lose-out-due-to-lack-of-resources-study-30751070.html on the 17th of November

 (4) http://www.independent.ie/life/family/mothers-babies/40pc-of-mums-with-premature-babies-suffer-from-depression-30752793.html on the 17th of November


Regional Papers:

(1) http://www.dundalkdemocrat.ie/news/local-news/knockbridge-mother-urges-state-to-increase-services-for-pre-term-babies-1-6449625


(2) http://www.eveningecho.ie/2014/12/02/when-little-sofie-was-a-wedding-ring-could-born-she-was-so-tiny-fit-all-around-her-arm/

(3) http://www.pressreader.com/bookmark/66P00Y6XUO06/

Irish Magazines:

1.         1.          Evoke.ie: http://www.evoke.ie/news/little-clooney-the-posterboy-for-irish-premature-babies/ (the official lifestyle outlet for the Irish Daily Mail newspaper with a huge national reach)

2.         2.          Her.ie: http://www.her.ie/family/state-urged-to-increase-services-for-families-with-pre-term-baby/ (the website has a massive national female following with 1.5million unique visitors per month)

3.         3.          Maternity and Infant : http://maternityandinfant.ie/world-prematurity-day-2014/


 
2013 Press Coverage



Our breastfeeding Co-ordinator Jen Crawford on TVAM with Melissa McGee and her 2 prems both whom have long term needs.
It has been a long struggle for  Melissa to get the support she has needed. The charity have worked with Melissa for a number of years.



Bikers delivering equipment for the Neonatal units around Ireland.








2012 Press Coverage


IPB Fashion Show in Malahide.




http://galwayindependent.com/stories/item/1966/2012-17/Bikers-hit-the-road-for-neo-natal-units 

http://www.mayotoday.ie/index.php/browse-mayo-news-by-category/motoring-in-mayo/item/4582-motorbikers-ride-out-for-neo-natal-and-special-care-baby-units.html

http://www.donegaldaily.com/2012/04/20/motorbikers-take-to-road-for-neo-natal-units/

http://www.irishtrucker.com/news/road-warriors-ride-out-for-prems-2012-008874

http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/health/2012/0424/1224315099479.html

The Star Newspaper – Hard Copy of the 27th April

Donegal News – Hard Copy on its way from the journalist

http://www.tuamherald.ie/2012/04/25/bikers-ride-to-raise-funds-for-premature-babies/

Interview with Innishowen Radio in Donegal

Interview with Northern Sound

Interview with Sligo Radio – Ocean fm

Interview with Galway N.U. Radio

http://www.limerickleader.ie/community/community-news/cycle-to-save-premature-babies-1-3773075

Interview with Radio Kerry

Kerrys Eye – newspaper

Interview with Castlebar/Claremorris Radio

Midlands Radio 3

Donegal News (Newspaper)

Galway Bay FM

http://www.beepbeep.ie/news-stories/Peugeot+provide+guardian+angels+for+Prems+Charity+Ride+-+out

http://www.peugeot.ie/contentv3/index.cfm?fuseaction=page&pageID=22632&parentID=17855

http://www.autotrade.ie/12auto-news/1397.html

http://www.silobreaker.com/peugeot-rides-out-for-irish-premature-babies-5_2265665436995551311

http://www.dublinpeople.com/article.php?id=1129&l=103

http://thecorknews.ie/articles/ride-out-prems-raises-over-%E2%82%AC50000-5394

http://www.sligochampion.ie/news/bikers-make-special-delivery-at-hospitals-neonatal-unit-3106661.html

Other media that contacted us and had photographers there or requested photographs to be sent were :

Donegal Democrat

Spin Radio Limerick

Evening Herald

Laois Papers

The Anglo Celt

Metro Herald

Coverage from Naomi & Flora Mini Marathon Release

http://www.herald.ie/entertainment/around-town/i-nearly-worked-myself-to-death-model-naomi-3088006.html

Coverage from Come Dine with me

http://www.showbiz.ie/news/may12/10-pippa-cooks-up-a-vpl.shtml

VIP there on the night – not sure whether any photos were published or not as yet.

Donegal Democrat-2012

http://www.donegaldemocrat.ie/news/local/charity_expresses_baby_infection_fears_1_3479981

The Sunday World-2012

Read scanned copy

The Advertiser-2012

http://www.advertiser.ie/galway/article/48625/baby-power

Argus-2012

http://www.argus.ie/local-notes/enjoying-a-cuppa-for-charity-2985777.html

The Independent 



2011 Press Coverage:

Our patron Georgina Ahern Byrne was doing a spinathon for prems.


 


http://www.independent.ie/lifestyle/my-miracle-christmas-baby-2972127.html

The Irish Times-2011

http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/health/2011/1115/1224307574698.html

The Irish Times-2011

http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/ireland/2011/1118/1224307765883.html

The Metro Herald-2011

http://e-edition.metroherald.ie/2011/11/09/20.html

The Drogheda Independent-2011

http://www.drogheda-independent.ie/news/liz-chronicles-early-months-of-tiny-tots-2956721.html

The Independent-2011

http://www.independent.ie/national-news/its-all-uphill-for-preterm-babies-says-georgina-2934321.html

Fashion spire 2011


Corkman 2011

http://www.corkman.ie/lifestyle/irish-baby-boom-needs-more-neonatal-care-2945046.html

The Herald 2011

http://www.herald.ie/entertainment/around-town/i-was-going-crazy-when-our-twins-came-eight-weeks-early-georgina-2968074.html

Rotunda Hospital 2011

http://www.for.ie/library/pdf/Friends_RotundaAutumn2011.pdf

http://www.for.ie/library/pdf/FriendsofRotundaSpring2011.pdf

Fingal Independent-2011

http://www.fingal-independent.ie/lifestyle/georgina-in-a-spin-2961632.html

The Clare Champion-2011

http://www.clarechampion.ie/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=8151:clarecastle-mother-recalls-premature-births&catid=73:feature&Itemid=55

The Advertiser-2011

http://www.advertiser.ie/galway/article/46495/book-launch-to-highlight-premature-births-in-ireland

Donegal Daily-2011

http://www.donegaldaily.com/2011/04/20/sean-gets-on-his-bike-across-donegal-for-premature-babies/

The Herald-2011

http://www.herald.ie/news/he-weighed-less-than-a-bag-of-sugar-but-brave-harry-has-amazed-docs-by-his-will-to-live-2632006.html

Infant and maternity Magazine-2011

http://www.maternityandinfant.ie/news/world-prematurity-day/

Mamanpoulet-2011

http://www.mamanpoulet.com/guest-cluck-irish-premature-babies/

The Irish Times-2011

http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/health/2010/0223/1224265019509


2010 Press Coverage



The Irish Medical Times-2010

Read scanned copy of the Irish Medical Times article

Evening Herald 2010

http://www.herald.ie/lifestyle/health-beauty/tiny-twins-2420723.html

The Irish Examiner-2010

Read article 1 on the Irish Examiner website,

Read scanned copy article 2

The Evening Herald-2010

http://www.herald.ie/news/one-in-17-births-here-is-premature-2318475.html

Drogheda Leader-2011

http://edition.pagesuite-professional.co.uk/launch.aspx?referral=other&pnum=8&refresh=y16PZ7q00aH9&EID=b8b8f358-eba8-490b-8f68-a23b957192e0&skip=&p=8

The Northside People-2010

http://issuu.com/dublinpeople/docs/northside_people_west_september22_2010

Irish Examiner 2010

http://www.irishexaminer.ie/feelgood/archive/2010-09-10.pdf

The Leinster Leader-2010

Read scanned copy, read scanned copy

The Independent-2010

http://www.independent.ie/national-news/born-weighing-just-1lb-sive-defies-all-odds-2482318.html

The Herald-2010

http://www.herald.ie/national-news/sive-weighed-just-1lb-now-our-girl-is-thriving-2482660.html

The Belfast Telegraph-2010

http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/local-national/republic-of-ireland/irelands-smallest-baby-born-weighing-under-a-pound-and-size-of-pen-15045246.html

Irish Health

Read article on the Irish Health website

Nurses in Practice-2010

Read article from Nurses in General Practice

Health Wise HSE

http://www.hse.ie/eng/services/Publications/corporate/HealthMattersMagazine/Autumn2010Edition.html

Fingal Independent-2010

Read article on the HSE website 
  

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