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HEGARTY (Cork and Kilcorney) On June 30th, 2016 peacefully in the wonderful care of the staff of Ardsley Nursing Home, Farran, MARGARET (PEG) (nee O’Riordan), Summerstown Avenue, Wilton and formerly of Kilcorney, Co. Cork; dearly beloved wife of the late Denis Hegarty. Very deeply regretted by her loving nephews, nieces, grand-nephews, grand-nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at O’Connor Bros. Funeral Home, North Gate Bridge. Removal on Monday evening at 7pm to St. Joseph’s SMA Church, Wilton. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 11am. Funeral afterwards to St. Finbarr’s Cemetery. Requiescat in pace.

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An Assistant Canon in Millstreet?!  Well, not really - but the very popular Clara, Millstreet gentleman Jerry O'Mahony visiting Millstreet Museum yesterday checking out an historic Canon's High Mass biretta which he wished to us in an upcoming pageant.   Jerry of course is one of the standard bearers in the annual Corpus Christi Procession and he also took on the role of "Parish Priest" in the recent Stretcher Race in Millstreet.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

An Assistant Canon in Millstreet?! Well, not really – but the very popular Clara, Millstreet gentleman Jerry O’Mahony visiting Millstreet Museum yesterday checking out an historic Canon’s High Mass biretta which he wished to use in an upcoming pageant. Jerry of course is one of the standard bearers in the annual Corpus Christi Procession and he also took on the role of “Parish Priest” in the recent Stretcher Race in Millstreet. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

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2016-03 The Crystal Project - logoThe Crystal Project, the community dementia project in north Cork, led by the HSE, are currently looking for volunteers in the area. We are on the lookout for kind, caring and dependable people to join our team of social volunteer visitors. If you are interested in volunteering with the project or would like to find out more about what we do:

Phone: Christine O’Riordan 086-0255205 / Sheena Cadoo 086-7871818

Email: <email>  Visit: www.crystalproject.ie

There will be a Gospel Meeting and Gospel Singing

by an Americian Christian Group in the Ecentre in

Millstreet, Thursday (tonight), Friday, and

Saturday evening from 7 to 8:30.

All welcome.

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Mushera Platform Dance this Sunday July 3 from 3 to 5 PM, Music by Heather Sound, All Welcome.

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Childminder required to mind three children in their own home in Millstreet from end of August.  Monday to Friday.  Teachers hours . References required.
Contact 087 2876763 . 

2016-06-13 Mike Vaughan v TipperaryBest of luck to Mike Vaughan tonight as the Cork Junior footballers take on Kerry in the Munster Final. He’s picked at #10 on the Cork team.

The match is on in Ausin Stacks Park, Tralee at 7:30pm.

Final Score: Kerry 0-14 Cork 0-13
(six points for Mike, but it wasn’t enough to save the Rebels from defeat)

Live commentary with Paudie Palmer will be on C103 radio.
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201606 Joshua O'Sullivan - Full Attendance Certificate for National SchoolWell done to Joshua O’Sullivan, from Ballydaly, who recently received a Certificate of Full Attendance from Barraduff National School.

For the past 8 years, from September 01st 2008 to June 29th 2016, Joshua has missed no day of school!

He will be starting in Scoil Pobail Sliabh Luchra in Rathmore next year.

We all wish Phil Twomey (on left) and Margaret Bourke a very Happy Retirement following many wonderfully dedicated years of superb service and magnificent commitment at Millstreet Parish Credit Union.  Both Margaret and Phil have been so splendidly welcoming, obliging and helpful in their work.   Their friendliness and cheerful approach has been greatly appreciated by the very many who call to the Credit Union Centre now at The Square and previously at Church Street.   Every happiness, contentment and fulfilment throughout a very long and healthy retirement.  We thank Joseph Lawler for the two excellent pictures.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

We all wish Phil Twomey (on left) and Margaret Bourke a very Happy Retirement following many wonderfully dedicated years of superb service and magnificent commitment at Millstreet Parish Credit Union. Both Margaret and Phil have been so splendidly welcoming, obliging and helpful in their work. Their friendliness and cheerful approach has been greatly appreciated by the very many who call to the Credit Union Centre now at The Square and previously at Church Street. Every happiness, contentment and fulfilment throughout a very long and healthy retirement. We thank Joseph Lawler for the two excellent pictures. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

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“Radio Treasures” tonight from 9.30pm to 11.00pm…All most welcome….We look forward to future interviews including “Winnie” of “Mrs. Browne’s Boys” and Mary Fagan of Radio Kerry’s “Horizons”.  Our 10pm Interview tonight is with Conor & Donelle of Donoughmore (pictured below) re the upcoming truly exciting World Mounted Equestrian Games at Green Glens in July 2016.   We talk about the hugely impressive Bernard Moynihan Commemoration event which took place in Rathcoole on Sunday (see four images from the historic occasion below). And we place  focus on the many recent updates of events and happenings in the Millstreet area.   We also include our “Fascinating Facts” feature blended with a sprinkling of humour!     And lots more great music.  Feel welcome to text the programme or send a message to the “Seán Radley” Facebook Page.   To access just log into www.corkmusicstation.com .  Happy Listening!    (S.R.)

Conor O'Leary and daughter Donelle who attended the meeting provided a superb outline of the major equestrian event at Green Glens. Conor from Donoughmore is one of the chief coordinators of this magnificent world equestrian event. He and Donelle provided a wonderfully comprehensive radio interview and this will be broadcast at 10pm on our weekly "Radio Treasures" programme on www.corkmusicstation.com this coming Tuesday, 28th June.

Conor O’Leary and daughter Donelle who attended a recent coordinating meeting at the Wallis Arms Hotel provided a superb outline of the major equestrian event at Green Glens. Conor from Donoughmore is one of the chief coordinators of this magnificent world equestrian event. He and Donelle provided a wonderfully comprehensive radio interview and this will be broadcast at 10pm on our weekly “Radio Treasures” programme on www.corkmusicstation.com this coming Tuesday, 28th June (tonight).

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Eily report small imageDia is Mhuire diobh go léir a Cairde and welcome to my Report.

I hope you still have your feet on the ground following the exciting, indeed hair raising, week that we have come through.

With Iceland’s success over the British last night putting the tin hat on it. It is great to see that we came through it all without any bad accident or bad behaviour or worse .

It is mind boggling to think of all the thousands who travelled, all the extra flights that were put on at short notice to make sure that all those who wanted to go ,went and came home in safety. It’s a miracle in itself Buíochas le Dia. continue reading…

Children! Help Amanda 2 create beautiful wall Art during July at #Millstreetlibrary!
Book early! Tel. 029 21920.
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2016-06-29 Darragh Cashman - selected for both Cork U14 Footballers and Hurlers-800

Congratulations

to

Darragh Cashman

on being selected to play

both hurling and football for Cork at U14

Update: 30th June – he has been reunited with his owners 🙂

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2016-06-27 Dog Found in Bolomore areaThis beautiful handsome dog we found roaming on the road today. Between Bolomore and Banteer area. He’s a sharpei-labadour mix.
He’s very friendly. Can u please share this post. He’s microchipped. But can’t get in contact with owner.”

Contact Chris through facebook messenger, or send an email to millstreet.ie admins <email>, and we’ll forward it.

Millstreet Pitch & Putt

Tuesday Evening Scramble

Tomorrow, Tuesday 28th June @ 6pm

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Millstreet Vintage and Classic Car Club held a highly Successful Car Run and Barbeque last Weekend, the 40km Run which started out from Millstreet last Saturday Evening at 7.30pm travelled along some Scenic Countryside as it made its way to the Event finish at Moll Carthys Bridge Bar where a lovely Barbeque and some Refreshments was then enjoyed by all, the weather was perfect for what was a lovely drive and was well received by Everyone who took part.

Event Organiser John P Kelleher and Millstreet Classic and Vintage Car Club would like to thank Noel C Duggan Hardware for the use of there Yard to Park and Display all the Beautiful Cars, The Bush Bar for the use of there Premises for Event Sign On and Registration, Tony O`Brien Butcher for the lovely Barbeque which was provided, Nora and Joe Dennehy of Moll Carthys Bridge Bar for providing and managing a great Venue for the Barbeque and to Tom of TMC Photography and Matthew Twomey Photography for covering the Event and taking some great Photos, the Hardworking Marshals who helped along the Route to keep the Event running smoothly and safely and finally to all the People who brought out there lovely Motors and took part we say a Big Thank You to Each and Everyone of You, without your support this Event would not have been the success that it was, and hopefully we will do it all again in the not too distant future.(Thanks to TMC Photography for the Photo.)

 

Rang 6 in Derinagree presenting a substantial cheque for €805 to the Principal of Lizzie's new school in Beaufort, Mr. Liam Twomey. Smiles all around!  Lizzie's classmates organised a Fun Day in school to raise funds for St. Francis School. We were overwhelmed by the local businesses who so generously donated prizes for the raffles on the day. Our sincere 'Thank You' for your tremendous support!  Lizzie & her classmates travelled to Beaufort on their last day of school & were shown around the beautiful school by the Principal, Mr. Twomey. He was so impressed by the wonderful mature & caring group from Derinagree. Best of Luck to Lizzie & her Derinagree colleagues as they embark on secondary school life!  From all of us in Derinagree N.S.

Rang 6 in Derinagree presenting a substantial cheque for €805 to the Principal of Lizzie’s new school in Beaufort, Mr. Liam Twomey. Smiles all around!
Lizzie’s classmates organised a Fun Day in school to raise funds for St. Francis School. We were overwhelmed by the local businesses who so generously donated prizes for the raffles on the day. Our sincere ‘Thank You’ for your tremendous support!
Lizzie & her classmates travelled to Beaufort on their last day of school & were shown around the beautiful school by the Principal, Mr. Twomey. He was so impressed by the wonderful mature & caring group from Derinagree.
Best of Luck to Lizzie & her Derinagree colleagues as they embark on secondary school life!
From all of us in Derinagree N.S.  We thank Pam Thronton for the excellent photo and caption.  (S.R.)

Here we share some 20 images as an introduction to much fuller features which will soon appear on our Millstreet website. Click on the pictures to enlarge. (S.R.)

Bernard Moynihan Commemoration in Rathcoole.

Bernard Moynihan Commemoration in Rathcoole.

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Sliabh Luachra Cycling Event.

Sliabh Luachra Cycling Event.

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Féile in Kanturk

Féile in Kanturk

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Millstreet Gramophone Circle presentation with Anne McCarthy, Boherbue.

Millstreet Gramophone Circle presentation with Anne McCarthy, Boherbue.

Willie Neenan Annual Road Race officially started by Marie Neenan and Olympic 2016 participant Michelle Finn.

Willie Neenan Annual Road Race officially started by Marie Neenan and Olympic 2016 participant Michelle Finn.

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Wonderfully generous School's Out Party at Herlihy's Centra.

Wonderfully generous School’s Out Party at Herlihy’s Centra.

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Tracing Long Family roots in Aubane.

Tracing Long Family roots in Aubane….Jerry Long, Boston and California.

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"Jamming for Jarrah" - Musicians mainly from Co. Cavan.

“Jamming for Jarrah” – Musicians mainly from Co. Cavan.

First Class from Presentation N.S. visits Millstreet Museum.

First Class from Presentation N.S. visits Millstreet Museum.

Congrats to Duarigle Gaels U14s – Féile Div 7 Shield Winners today.

Welcome them home this evening at 6pm

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P.R.O. of Sliabh Luachra Cycle Club, Hannelie O'Connor (pictured below) indicates the enormous interest in the prestigious Annual Cycling Event which passes through Millstreet on Sunday morning having left Rathmore at 9.00 a.m.. We wish the participants every success and safe travelling. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

P.R.O. of Sliabh Luachra Cycling Club, Hannelie O’Connor (pictured below) indicates the enormous interest in the prestigious Annual Cycling Event which passes through Millstreet on Sunday morning having left Rathmore at 9.00 a.m.. We wish the participants every success and safe travelling. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

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PARISH NEWSLETTER for BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET
Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 26th June 2016
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P. Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email> www.dioceseofkerry.ie
PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS:MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:

Mass Intentions this Week-end:
Saturday 25
th June:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m
. Sheila McSweeney, Murphy’s Terrace
Sunday 26
th June:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m.
Breda Hickey, Claraghatlea Cullen 10.15 a.m. John Fleming, Cullen
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Mary Sheehan, Tanyard Wood

Anniversaries: Nelius Guerin, Balldaly; Neily O’Leary, West End; Catherine Cronin, Dooneen; John D. Murphy, Lisnaboy.
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St.John's GAA - logoJunior C County Football Championship Semi Final

 

St John’s 0-4 Abbey Rovers 1-7

 

12pm in Castlemagner
(please note the change of time)

 

Come support our lads NAOMH EOIN ABÚ

 

Also on tomorrow: County Div4 League: Millstreet 1-11 Glanmire 1-14, 11am in Millstreet

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It’s a very busy day on the GAA front in Millstreet today, with the Cork Poc Fada Finals taking place on Clara Mountain, Féile na nÓg matches in the Town Park this afternoon, and both Ducon Cup semi finals in the Town Park this evening:

  • Cork Poc Fada Finals, 11am, Claragh Loop Mountain Trail [details]
  • Feile na nOg 2016 Div 7A: Duarigle Gaels vSt Brigids GAC, 11am in Millstreet Town Park
  • Feile na nOg 2016 Div 4 Shield Girls QF: Team 3 Grp A v Team 4 Grp B, 1:45pm in Millstreet Town Park
  • Feile na nOg 2016 Div 4 Shield Girls QF: Team 3 Grp B v Team 4 Grp A, 2:30pm in Millstreet Town Park
  • Feile na nOg 2016 Div 4 Cup Girls QF: Team 1 Grp A v Team 2 Grp B, 3:15pm in Millstreet Town Park
  • Feile na nOg 2016 Div 4 Cup Girls QF: Team 1 Grp B v Team 2 Grp A, 4pm in Millstreet Town Park
  • Duhallow Ducon Cup s/f Bohebue v Cullen 6.30pm, Millstreet Town Park
  • Duhallow Ducon Cup s/f Knocknagree v Lyre 8pm, Millstreet Town Park

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From our Millstreet Museum Archives we share a selection of images from St. John's Well Mass at Mushera in June 1993. Click on the pictures to enlarge. (S.R.)

From our Millstreet Museum Archives we share a selection of images from St. John’s Well Mass at Mushera in June 1993. Click on the pictures to enlarge. (S.R.)

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Millstreet Vintage & Classic Car Club will hold there Annual BBQ Run on Saturday Evening the 25th of June!
All Classic and Vintage Cars Welcome! 
40 km Scenic Route leaving The Bush Bar 7.30pm

Contact John P Kelleher on 087 8300494 for More Details

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millst

Only a few hours to go 

to the

Willie Neenan Memorial 5 mile

Road Race

Spectators welcome

to support the runners and walkers

get an opportunity to meet 

Michelle Finn All Ireland and International medal winner

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Lost on Thursday evening on the road

A galvanised mesh trailer door

Somewhere from Millstreet Country Park – Carraiganima – Clondrohid and Ballyvourney

For any information please contact 087 2236015

Official Website for the upcoming prestigious event to be held in Millstreet 11-17 July 2016:   http://www.mgaireland.com/worlds-2016.html

To view an excellent slide show illustrating one of the past events please log on to  http://www.mgaireland.com/gallery.html 

Millstreet Community Council meeting at the Wallis Arms Hotel on Thursday, 23rd June 2016 discussing preparations for the truly prestigious world equestrian event in Millstreet with the opening parade with some 150 ponies taking place on Tuesday evening 12th July through the town. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

Millstreet Community Council meeting at the Wallis Arms Hotel on Thursday, 23rd June 2016 discussing preparations for this truly prestigious world equestrian event in Millstreet with the opening parade featuring some 150 ponies taking place on Tuesday evening 12th July through the town. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

Conor O'Leary and daughter Donelle who attended the meeting provided a superb outline of the major equestrian event at Green Glens. Conor from Donoughmore is one of the chief coordinators of this magnificent world equestrian event. He and Donelle provided a wonderfully comprehensive radio interview and this will be broadcast at 10pm on our weekly "Radio Treasures" programme on www.corkmusicstation.com this coming Tuesday, 28th June.

Conor O’Leary and daughter Donelle who attended the meeting provided a superb outline of the major equestrian event at Green Glens. Conor from Donoughmore is one of the chief coordinators of this magnificent world equestrian event. He and Donelle provided a wonderfully comprehensive radio interview and this will be broadcast at 10pm on our weekly “Radio Treasures” programme on this coming Tuesday, 28th June on www.corkmusicstation.com .

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