Áine Collins Campaign Launch

Local FG candidate Áine Collins is launching her campaign next Monday night 31st January at 8pm in the Wallis Arms. MEP Seán Kelly will be in attendance. All are welcome to go along and  find out more about her and what she stands for.

On Twitter she asks: “what issues are important to you, the people of Cork North West?“. Contact Áine on Twitter, Facebook, by email:<email>

St. Bridget’s Cross Workshop at Millstreet Library

Some of the many enthusiastic participants who attended the annual St. Bridget's Cross Workshop at Millstreet Library on Friday, 28th Jan. 2011 from 3 to 4 p.m..

Co-ordinated by Breda O’Leary, Librarian, Millstreet Library the annual St. Bridget’s Cross Workshop was an outstanding success with expert instructors Breeda Kelleher, Teresa Kelleher and Kitty Cronin kindly sharing their skills in the making of the traditional Crosses.   Here we view a selection of images illustrating the [read more …] “St. Bridget’s Cross Workshop at Millstreet Library”

Death Notice: Kathleen O’Sullivan

The death has occurred of Kathleen O’Sullivan (neé Murphy) of Clara Road, Millstreet. She passed away peacefully on January 27th at Millstreet Community Hospital. Lying in repose at Tarrants Funeral Home, Millstreet. Rosary on Friday 28th at 9 p.m. Removal on Saturday 29th at 7.30 p.m. from Tarrants Funeral Home to St. Patricks Church, Millstreet. Funeral Mass on Sunday 30th at 11.30 a.m. followed by burial in St. Marys Cemetery, Millstreet. Enquiries to: Tarrants Undertakers, Millstreet on 029-70176

Death Notice: Margaret Lyons

The death has occurred on Tuesday, January 18, 2011 of Margaret LYONS of Gurrane, Castlecor, Cosloura, Carriganima and Kilcorney. Aged 94 years. Reposing at McCarthy’s Funeral Home, Banteer this Friday evening from 6.30pm followed by removal at 7.30pm to St. Nicholas’ Church, Kilcorney. Requiem Mass tomorrow, Saturday, at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Review of 2010: October to December – A Cold End to the Year

from: http://www.corkman.ie/Temp/a-cold-end-to-the-year-2514085.html

THE past year saw Millstreet maintain a positive image with numerous highlights and in the concluding of a four part series, an appraisal of October, November and December reads


LTV community television returns on air. Harvest Mass celebrated in Cullen. Living Scenes project involving second level students and older adults is underway in Millstreet Community School. Millstreet tidy towns and tourism association acknowledged the contribution of private dwellers and business in their popular local best frontage competition. [read more …] “Review of 2010: October to December – A Cold End to the Year”