In and interview in the Sunday Independent yesterday, singer-songwriter Jimmy McCarthy recounts how he spent the first few years of his life living in Church Street with his grandfather when he was sick:
‘Jimmy, who was born in 1953, spent the first four years of his life with his grandfather James Manly in Church Street in Millstreet while his parents and his 11 siblings – two sisters and nine brothers – lived 30 miles away in Cork.
“I wasn’t very well,” he says, adding that [read more …] “My grandfather raised me with the milk of the Black Kerry Cow”
Schools GAA: Fé 14B Football(3): Millstreet CS 1-4 Douglas CS 6-10, 11th Oct
Senior C Hurling: Bantry CS 2-13 Millstreet CS 3-16 After Extra Time [Bantry report], 10th Oct
Juvenile GAA: U16 Football Lge Final: Millstreet 2-10 Lyre 0-3, 10th Oct 🙂 [photos]
Congrats to Shane Hickie who has been included in the Cork U15 Academy Panel for 2014 [see all the underage panels]
Horse Racing: Andrias Guerin was riding in Cheltenham on Friday, where he came 4th on “For Two” for trainer Paul Nichols in a Handidap Hurdle. [Andrias’ form]
Soccer: AUL 1A: UCC A 6-1 Millstreet, 26th Oct
AUL 3A: Los Zarcos v Waterloo (off).
AUL 1A: Millstreet 1 Hibernians 6, Rathcoole Rvs 2 Greenmount Rgs 3, 19th Oct
AUL 3B: Ballincollig 2 Los Zarcos 2, 20th Oct [read more …] “Results & Fixtures – 20th October 2013”
Congratulations to Millstreet Athletic Club who came home with 13 medals at the County B cross country Championships at Conna on Sunday.
Donal Bourke ran a great race and finished 2nd in U11 and Emily Ring finished in spectacular style finishing 3rd U15. Orla Buckley finished just short of the medals in 7th position U13 and Clara O’Keeffe came 8th U9 helping our Girls U9 team finished 3rd with the help of Holly Sheehan, Cathy Buckley and Muireann Cronin. Boys U11 came 3rd in the team event which was made up of Donal Bourke, Daniel Buckley, Patrick Kelleher, Eanna O’Mahony, Ian Buckley, James Buckley and Evan O’Sullivan. Also representing Millstreet Athletic Club were Eabha Sheehan, Eimear & Orla O’Leary and Niamh Smyth, Orla Buckley, Caoimhe O’Leary, Dara O’Shea, Sarah Bourke, Shannon O’Sullivan, Abby Ring and Patrick Cronin. Dan Bourke also competed in the Masters finishing in the top 15.