Peacefully surrounded by her loving family and in the loving and tender care of the staff of Mallow General Hospital on Tuesday 18th July 2017, Ellen (Nell), formerly of Anablaha, Killarney, wife of the late Peter and beloved mother of Kathleen, Eileen and Mary. Deeply regretted by her loving family, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brother, sisters, sons-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and a large circle of friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing in Grace’s Funeral Home, Kanturk. Rosary on Wednesday at 5:30pm, followed by removal at 8pm to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Kanturk. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St. Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet.
Today is a day of horse inspections, walking the courses, and final preperations before the action start in earnest at the 2017 FEI European Championships J&YR tomorrow
Don’t forget the big parade through town at 6:30pm this evening. The rain is due to have passed off at that stage for what will hopefully be another big bright and colourful occasion. More photos below: [read more …] “Horse Inspections and the Big Parade”
After last night’s intense thunderstorms which shook the buildings around here, a number of dogs have been scared off. Over 200 houses are without power this morning – in a line from Cloghoula to Clonbanin.
The black dog above was found in Cullen last night. Update, Minnie is back home 🙂
A black sheepdog with brown tinge, approx 9yrs old, missing since late Tuesday night/early Wednesday morning, friendly dog. Answers to Susie. Rathcoole/Millstreet area. If found please ring 087 7404824. Thank you (no picture) – UPDATE: he’s back home
Spotted this morning at 11am in Kilcorney village… medium brown make dog ..looks like half hound half setter .. looking lost. Couldn’t take him in.
A brown & white dog went missing last night. A Husky with microchip. Answers to name of Casper. Contact me on 0871307828 if found
A brown & white dog went missing last night. A Husky with microchip. Answers to name of Casper. Contact 0871307828 if found. UPDATE: Back at home
Millstreet Vets are reporting lost dogs. They have a black and white cocker spaniel (Cullen), and more: See below for details:
Dia is mhuire diobh go leir a cairde and welcome to my weekly report.
Get ready once again, to welcome 16 countries to Millstreet this week for the FEI European Championships which will be held at our mighty Green Glens / Drishane Complex and will run from July 19th to 23rd inclusive. Here is the list of Countries that are coming: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, and Sweden. Since early last week they’ve been arriving, and filling the town with excitement as we prepare for the grand opening Parade which will take place through the town at 6.30 on tomorrow Wednesday evening, July 19th. Welcome signs are placed on all the approach roads. The town will be decorated with bunting and the flags of the visiting countries. People are asked to decorate their windows and places of business and there will be a prize for the best one.
Following the Parade which will be led by the Millstreet Pipe Band. All are invited along to the Green Glens for a free concert of live music and a performance by the mighty Fusion Fighters, for the official opening of the 2017 FEI European Championships. For young riders of 18/21.
Please pass the word around so that nobody will miss this spectacular performance.
On Thursday night July 20th at the Green Glens, meet the athletes from the 16 countries at a BBQ . Limited number of tickets available at the office, 02970800.
It’s been a really lovely warm and sunny day as many of the teams arrived for the sixteen countries in the 2017 FEI European Eventing Championships for Young Riders and Juniors, which are being held in Green Glens and Drishane from Wednesday to Sunday.
Full show details can be found at Millstreet.horse/eu2017, or just click on the logo for the logo for the show which will be on the on the top of right of the sidebar all week.
PARISH NEWSLETTER for BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 16th July, 2017 Canon John Fitzgerald P.P. Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948 Email: <email>dioceseofkerry.ie PARISH OFFICE OPENING HOURS: MONDAY-TUESDAY- WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY 10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.
Yourprayers 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 15th July: Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Denis Kelleher, Clondrohid Sunday 16th July: Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Joan, Andrew & Patrick Guerin, Knocknagullane Cullen 10.15 a.m. Bridget Hickey, Cullen & Val & Katie O’Leary, Mologhroe Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Catherine & James O’Connor, Kilcummin & their daughter Betty Smith, Boston.
Anniversaries: Dorothy Fitzgerald, Macroom Road; Pat Joe, J.J. & Mike Lehane, Minor Row; Billy O’Shea, Minor Row & Murphy’s Terrace; Breda Hickey, Claraghatlea; John McAuliffe, Aunagloor; Fr. Dan Cronin, Dooneen; Betty O’Callaghan, Banteer; Tom O’Connor, Killorglin; Nora Twomey, Brook Park, Kilcorney. [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – 16th July, 2017”
Competition open to all shopkeepers and home owners in Millstreet Town
Pick one of the countries on the list and decorate your window with themes of the country for example get children to draw something relevant to the country to welcome the participants as it is for some their first visit to Ireland.
Prize –Family tickets to the BBQ on the 20th July at 7pm and you can meet the athletes from the sixteen nations and enjoy live music.
Judging will be done Wednesday the 19th of July and announced at the parade of Nations by Noel Buckley.
O’Sullivan (Cork and late of Newcastle West, Co Limerick): On July 12, 2017, peacefully, at the Bon Secours Hospital, Cork, Sr. Carmel, Sisters of the Infant Jesus, Drishane and St Joseph’s, Model Farm Road, beloved daughter of the late James and Brigid and dearly loved sister of the late Bernie Dooley. Deeply mourned by her Community, nieces Lilian, Philippa and Gemma, nephew Pat, brother-in-law Tom, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives and many friends.
The Dromtariffe Parish Hall Committee Community Walks will continue this Thursday 13th July at 7.30pm (weather permitting). This week we will start the walk in Kilinane (3.0km / 1.5 miles approx) (Take the first road to the right, signposted Newmarket on the Killarney road past the Sandpit pub). Parking at Jerry Murphy’s. Please join us again for a lovely evening as we wander the byways of our parish. Everybody welcome. If in doubt because of weather, please contact 087-0648108 or 086-3720960. We thank Christine for the notice. (S.R.)