Mass will be celebrated at St John’s Well Mushera tomorrow night being the 24th June 2014 which is the feast of St John’s the baptist. It starts at 8.00 pm and the weather forecast is sunny with temps of 21 Degrees…
After mass the neighbouring parish Ballinagree will host a platform Dance just down the road at 9.00 pm til 11.00 pm to live music by Jerome Coakley…It is along time ago since a dance was held at this platform after the mass at St John’s Well. Well Done to Ballinagree in organising this…-(John F. Kelleher – Aubane FB) … and the weather promises to be good 🙂
Also, this is bonfire night, so expect to see some bonfires on this lovely summer evening.
The river from the lake in Kippagh through Ballydaly winds it’s way
And above the field crowded with rushes the lark carols at break of day
The young birds they chirp on the hedgerows at sun rise the sun looking red
It looks like good hay making weather a warm Summer’s day is ahead.
The gray crow it caws on a beech tree in it’s cloak of jet black and gray
And in her nest cloaked by the [read more …] “A June Morning In Ballydaly”
On this day (June 23rd) 1921 – Over 1000 British troops mounted a sweep of the Millstreet area of County Cork. It was probably as a reaction to the Rathcoole Ambush on June 16th, one of the largest ambushes of the War of Independence where two Auxiliaries were killed and four wounded, when mines were detonated under an army convoy.
Millstreet Juvenile GAA Church Gate Collection 28th/29th June. Please Support!
Millstreet Country Park, as filmed from a drone flown by 13 year old Nomah. (The flying starts at about 1:30)
Sincere Congratulations to Nora O’Sullivan, Laught, Rathcoole who recently came 2nd in the under 16 Cork County Puc Fada competition at Garryvoe. Nora is a member of Millstreet Camogie Club. Well done to Nora on such an excellent achievement. (S.R.)