Mary’s next inspiring visit to the area at a later point will see the wonderfully inspiring lady continuing her journey from Rylane onwards towards the Cork direction. Mary was delighted to receive a copy of “Together” with the Millstreet Community Singers and which features Tom Goggin whom she had met at Mahon’s Rock area on her previous visit to Millstreet. Now we share more images from Sunday when one can truly note how challenging our route was but James O’Sullivan provided us with brilliant walking sticks and wonderful [read more …] “Mary Russell Revisits Butter Road on St.Brigid’s Day 2015”
Millstreet / Drishane Castle
International Horse Trials
which will be held from August 28th to 30th.
See more on MillstreetHorseShow.ie
Below is a sample of the action from the European Pony Championships:
Millstreet Athletic Club
will hold their
Millstreet GAA Hall kitchen
4th February 7pm- 7.30pm.
Training for juveniles will commence on Tuesday 17th February in GAA Hall at 7pm.
Training for adults takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7pm.
O’CALLAGHAN (Kilcorney): On February 1, 2015, peacefully, at home in North Horsemount, MAUREEN (nee O’Donovan, late of Fortgrady, Banteer), beloved wife of the late Timmie, loving mother of Pat and John. Deeply regretted by her sons, daughters-in-law Mary and Flora, brother Denis, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, great-granddaughter, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends.
Reposing at St. Nicholas’ Church, Kilcorney this Monday evening from 6pm to 8pm. Requiem Mass on tomorrow, Tuesday, at 2pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. May she rest in peace
Quite beautiful, it’s called a lunar halo and here’s the explanation:
“A lunar halo is caused by the refraction, reflection, and dispersion of light through ice particles suspended within thin, wispy, high altitude cirrus or cirrostratus clouds. As light passes through these hexagon-shaped ice crystals, it is bent at a 22 degree angle, creating a halo 22 degrees in radius (or 44 degrees in diameter).” – from Farmers Alamac
Our photo doesn’t do it justice, so have a look at lots of great photos of Lunar Halos
Photos from 11:30am mass yesterday morning (the feast day of St.Bridget) at St.Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Photos by Tom from TMC Photography (tmcphotographycork.squarespace.com)