Millstreet Juvenile GAA registration for all age groups Monday 11th of March from 7-8pm. Anyone who missed last Mondays registration for the 6 and 7 year olds can register them Monday night.
Millstreet Juvenile GAA Club will hold a victory/medal presentation on Sunday 24th March in The Wallis Arms Hotel at 7pm. Finger food will be served. Tickets cost €5.
Those were the days … members of the Teaching Sisters who taught at Drishane Secondary School, with past pupil, Betty Dillon(nee O’Riordon), Millstreet,left, Sr Rosemary Barter, Cork Provincial, Infant Jesus Sisters, Sr Peter Fahy, Denny Lane,… photo credit: Valerie O’Sullivan.
This photo appeared in the Corkman on March 26th 2009, and was part of an article on the upcoming hundred year celebrations in Drishane.
Due to the initiative of some members of Millstreet Development Group and with the cooperation of Millstreet Community Council this announcement is possible. When the management of the Munster Car Club were approached about headquartering the Rally in Millstreet they gave it their full attention and eventually gave the nod to Millstreet against keen competition. In the negotiations Millstreet had one “ace” that would be hard to beat, namely the outstanding facilities at the Green Glens Arena and the enthusiasm of the Duggan family to see the rally come to Millstreet.
Millstreet is certainly no stranger to rallying. One has only to cast their minds back to the 70’s and 80’s when Billy Coleman and Gerard Buckley dominated rallying nationally and internationally. In that time Coleman won six Cork 20’s and Buckley won five.
Also Millstreet lies smack in the middle of the best rallying countryside in Ireland and in previous years it hosted stages of the Cork 20, Rally of the Lakes and Circuit of Ireland which Coleman won three times.
The rally will take place in 2013 on Oct 5th and 6th. Over the two days competitors will travel about 280km on up to 14 stages. We expect about 120 competing teams of which 12 to 15 will be W.R.C professional cars. Apart from the 5/600 members of backup teams and [read more …] “Rallying Comes Home”
Cullen Pipe Band Cake Sale
The Cullen Pipe Band will perform after mass in Cullen next Sunday.
will take place
where cakes and flowers will be in abundance.
Removal at 6.45pm today, Friday, from Tarrants Funeral Home, Millstreet to St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Funeral Mass tomorrow, Saturday, at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to Drishane Cemetery.