The Insider: Annual Marie Keating Foundation lunch
ALL eyes will be on Boyzone's Ronan Keating on Sunday when he steps out to host his annual Marie Keating Foundation lunch at the Leopardstown BHP Insurance Brokers Irish Champion Hurdle.
The singer is expected to attend alongside his wife Yvonne Keating, marking the couple's first public appearance together in Dublin since their marriage hit the rocks.
Anticipated guests at the exclusive event include Ronan's Boyzone bandmates Keith Duffy, Mikey Graham and Shane Lynch.
Sunderland boss Niall Quinn has also RSVP'd his attendance, while other big names including Cecelia Ahern and her hubby David Keoghan are also expected to snap up €1,000 tables and don their finery.
- DUBLIN hotspot Lost Society on South William Street is set to continue its January cocktail blitz this weekend.
Revellers will be able to buy any two cocktails from their speciality list for the price of one, with unlimited choice and combinations from 5pm every Friday evening.
The up and coming bar has also just introduced an afternoon tea service.
The venue will also host a cocktail and nibbles evening on Thursday January 27 from 7pm, with some of Dublin's top party people expected to attend the glitzy invite-only bash.
- RTE broadcaster Maura Derrane will be donning her finery this Sunday to officially launch European Cervical Cancer Prevention Week.
The Four Live presenter will be stepping out to the top of Grafton Street at 11am.
European Cervical Cancer Prevention Week is set to kick off on Sunday and will run until January 29 and is being organised by the Irish Family Planning Association with the support of CervicalCheck.
- STYLIST Lisa Fitzpatrick is set to join forces with model boss Andrea Roche this evening for an exclusive afternoon tea event at the Beacon Hotel in Sandyford.
The pair will host the launch of the hotel's new beauty packages, which have just been unveiled.
The star-studded bash will kick off at 4.30pm and guests can also look forward to a fashion show afterwards featuring models from Andrea's agency.
- THOSE looking for tips on how to plan the perfect wedding will have the opportunity to meet up to 200 wedding specialists next weekend when the Bride of the Year show takes place in the RDS Main Hall on Saturday, January 29, and Sunday, January 30, 2011 from 11.30am to 5.30pm.
Admission is €12 payable at the door, with stands showcasing everything from venues to menus, flowers, cakes, video, limousines and honeymoon travel agents.
Catwalk shows will also take place twice daily at 1pm and 4pm.