Keating's Road Trip

Former BOYZONE singer RONAN KEATING's attempt to walk across Ireland for charity is being hampered by legions of screaming fans.

The Irish star set off on the epic 676 kilometre (420 mile) stroll across his homeland on Saturday (17MAY03), but at every stage of the journey, Keating is being mobbed by female devotees.

A spokesperson says, "Ronan has had loads of girly fans following him - it was unbelievable."

Despite the attention, Keating is managing to cover around 40 kilometres (25 miles) a day in his bid to raise cash for the cancer charity he set up in honour of his mother MARIE - who lost her battle with the disease two years ago (01).

He is accompanied by a travelling army of physiotherapists, security staff, family and friends.

Keating says of the challenge, "I agreed to do it in a weak moment down the pub. My next plan is to climb Everest."

20/05/2003 13:53


Tags: Ronan Keating


More Ronan Keating

Goddess Movie Review

Simplistic and sometimes painfully goofy, this Australian musical comedy only holds the attention by occasionally touching on some real relational issues. Otherwise, filmmaker Mark Lamprell...

Postman Pat: The Movie Trailer

Pat Clifton has long nursed a passion for delivering mail as the much-loved postman of Greendale; his generosity and determination making him one of the...


Postman Pat: The Movie Trailer

Pat Clifton is well-known in the village of Greendale for, not only his prompt and polite deliveries having been in the postal business for many...

Louis Walsh Set To Launch All-New Boyband In 2014

Louis Walsh will launch his latest pop creation in 2014, with the Irish music mogul announcing his plans to oversee the launch of a new...



Ronan Keating Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Ronan Keating

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All