Normal People Star Paul Mescal...

Celeb

Normal People Star Paul Mescal Raffling Connell's Chain For Pieta

98FM
98FM

10:50 26 May 2020


Share this article


Paul Mescal teams up with Pieta

Ever since Normal People hit our screens last month the two stars of the show have shot to fame.

Now Maynooth native Paul Mescal is using his new found status for good.

Normal People fans are thirsting over paparazzi photos of Paul ...

The actor has teamed up with Pieta to raffle off one of Connell's silver chains. 

The postponement Darkness into Light has left the Irish charity with a 'very significant funding gap this year.'

Pieta relies on the public for 80% of its funding to ensure they can provide continuous availability of their national mental health service free of charge.

Normal People's Paul Mescal Jokes About Connell's Chain

"Pieta is a cause very close to my heart, having experienced loss due to suicide in my local town while growing up."

However, in less than 24 hours the fundraiser has already raised €16,000!

Speaking on the raffle Mescal said, "I am delighted to be able to help out Pieta by raffling off my chain that has taken on a following of its own since Normal People hit television screens.

"Pieta is a cause very close to my heart, having experienced loss due to suicide in my local town while growing up."

Normal People star feeling pressure as adaptation of the hugely ...

Mescal continued, "Episode 10 of Normal People also touches upon depression and suicidal ideation, so it seemed like a very special partnership to want to help those in similar situations."

"I want to play my part in helping sustain these free services across Ireland."

Connell's chain in Normal People, explained - Vox

You can buy raffle entries in groups of ten, starting from €10.

Entries will close at 2pm on Monday 8th of June.

The winner will be selected at random at 3pm via a live stream from Pieta’s Facebook.

normal people chain

Enter the raffle for Connell Waldron's chain here!


Share this article


You might like

Live: Title

Description

Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share

Next up on queue

Title
Description
Duration

There are currently no podcasts in the queue

Go to podcasts

On Air

The Sound of the City at Night

The Sound of the City at Night

00:00-07:00

Share

Up next

98FM'S Big Breakfast with Rebe...

98FM'S Big Breakfast with Rebecca and Brendan

07:00-10:00

Share

Dublin Talks with Adrian & Jer...

Dublin Talks with Adrian & Jeremy

10:00-12:00

Share

The Sound of the City with Bar...

The Sound of the City with Barry Dunne

12:00-16:00

Share

The Big Ride Home With Brian M...

The Big Ride Home With Brian Maher

16:00-19:00

Share

The Fix with Ciaran O'Connor

The Fix with Ciaran O'Connor

19:00-22:00

Share

The Sound of the City at Night...

The Sound of the City at Night with Karl Dawson

22:00-00:00

Share

The Sound of the City at Night

The Sound of the City at Night

00:00-07:00

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on