World Taekwondo Champions

14 year old Joshua O’Sullivan, Ballydaly, competed last week in the 2017 World Taekwondo Championship. As well as bringing home 2 Gold Medals & 3 Bronze, Joshua won the Best Overall Competitor in his category. The Gold medals were for U15 –55Kg Individual Sparring & U15 Special Techniques. The Bronze medals were for U15 Individual Tul, U18 -65Kg Team Sparring &  U18 Team Tul. Joshua trains in Millstreet under Master Don Dalton.

And congratulations also to Andrew O’Regan also brought home a gold in sparring at the Killarney event. His coach has high praise for him [1]:

Death Notice: Margaret Cronin-Morley, Cullen, and Buckinghamshire, England

On October 17th 2017 peacefully in her 103rd year at Leonard Pulham Nursing Home, Margaret Nee Shine [Peg] beloved wife of the late Tim Cronin London, and the late Jerh Morley Knocknagurrane, Cullen, Peg will be sadly missed and deeply mourned by her loving son Jerry, daughters Margaret and Ellen, daughter in law , son in law, grand sons in law, grand daughters, great grand daughters, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours, and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reception into The Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Cullen on Thursday at 1.15 pm. Requiem Mass at 12 noon on Friday. Burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery.

 

2017 Irish Red Cross Leslie Bean De Barra award

Gerald Duggan  Rathcoole was recently  nominated for the 2017 Irish Red Cross  Leslie Bean De Barra  award for his commitment to caring for his parents.
In  his recognition for the award Gerald, his brother John and Patrica Guerin attended the Cork Irish Red Cross event at the Oriel House Hotel, Ballincollig .  Members of the Local Red Cross branch Kanturk/ Millstreet were present to share in the celebrations.

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