Michael Commins Country-and-Western Show in Galway on Monday Night

Michael Commins of MidWest Radio with singer AnnMarie O'Riordan of Rathcoole

Midwest Radio Presenter Supreme, Michael Commins (and Journalist par excellence in the “Farmers Journal”) has been presenting the Annual Michael Commins Country & Western Shows in Galway with phenomenal success.   And there is a wonderful opportunity to attend the Monday Show for fans of that ever popular musical genre.

There is a fabulous line-up again this year for the Monday night Show that includes Big Tom McBride, Foster & Allen, Crystal Swing, Matt Keane, John Glenn, Gene Stuart, Sam O’Doherty, P.J. Murrihy, Nan Tom, Matt Cunningham, Jacqui Sharkey, Bernadette Ruddy, Jason Travers, John Kelly, Gerry Walsh and Donncha O’Dúlaing (RTÉ).

A bus leaves Cullen at 4.00 p.m. on this Monday evening (7th November 2011) and arrives in the Square, Millstreet at 4.15 p.m..   Then onwards to the Salthill Hotel in Galway for this truly magnificent Musical Show.   Entry is €30.00 and for enquiries regarding the cost of the return bus journey please contact Kealy’s Coaches, Cullen on 087-799 4045.

LTV2 Millstreet will also be recording a number of interviews at this prestigious event.   For an absolutely amazing true Country & Western Musical experience with such a galaxy of very famous Stars this is an opportunity which rarely presents itself.   (S.R.)

Regional Report 1089 – 1st November 2011


Eily Buckley

Dia is mhuire diobh go leir a cairde and welcome to news report 1089 from Millstreet. Fondest greetings dear listeners and I wish you all the very best on this nice calm  and sunny, Tuesday morning.

The Pony Show which is held at the Green Glens every year for various charities was again an outstanding success. Competitions started as early as 8 in the morning and went on late, each of the three nights. Again well done to chief organiser,  Keith Griffins and all those connected with this popular venture who bring so much joy to so many people every time.

Next event at the Green Glens will be the mighty Self-Build  Show starting on November 9th.

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Death Notice: Thomas O’Hare

The death has occurred on Sunday, October 30, 2011 of Thomas A O’Hare of Croaghta Park, Cork City. Late of Cloghoula, Millstreet. Reposing at Forde’s Funeral Home, South Gate Bridge. Removal today, Tuesday, at 7.30pm to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, The Lough. Requiem Mass tomorrow, Wednesday, at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Oliver’s Cemetery.

Death Notice: Hannah Murphy, Skagh

The death has on Monday, October 31, 2011 occurred of Hannah MURPHY, (née Kelleher) of Skagh, Boherbue, Cork. Removal this Tuesday evening at 8pm from Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet to the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Derrinagree. Requiem Mass tomorrow, Wednesday, at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet.