Death Notice: John Carroll, Clara Road

The death has occurred on Monday 7th January 2019 of John Carroll, Clara Road, Millstreet. Passed away peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Millstreet Hospital. Beloved brother of the late Timmy, Dan, Mary and Judy. Deeply regretted by his sisters Kathleen, Crissie and Eileen, nieces, nephews, relatives,neighbours and his great friend Ursula and family.
Lying in Repose at Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet on Tuesday, Rosary at 8.30pm. Removal on Wednesday from 6pm to 7.30pm to St Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 2pm with burial afterwards in St Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet. [rip]

Table Quiz (Friday 1st February) for Millstreet students going to Lourdes as helpers at Easter

Caoimhe O’Leary, Emma Brady, Sarah Bourke and Michelle O’Riordan are 5th year students at Millstreet Community School.  They will all be going on pilgrimage to Lourdes for a week during their Easter holidays 2019 with the Irish Pilgrimage Trust.  They are following in a long line of other students who have gone to Lourdes as helpers and had a wonderfully fulfilling time.

The cost of their flight/accommodation is €670/person and the students are currently fundraising in an effort to cover these costs.  A successful bake sale took place in the parish centre before Christmas.

A table quiz held in The Wallis Arms on Friday 1st February.  More details to follow.  Once again, thank you for your support.

Ordered to leave Ireland returned here within weeks after changing his name

A lot of people locally are shocked to hear of this story on our doorstep:

“A convicted rapist left the country after he was the subject of a ministerial removal order – only to return within weeks having changed his name. Ioan Munteanu, of 2 Mill Road in Millstreet in Co Cork, was convicted of rape in Manchester Crown Court on June 25, 2004 and sentenced to six years in prison. After his release, he moved to Ireland and, now aged 34 and father to three children, had been working with a waste disposal company near Cork City… read the full story”  [read more …] “Ordered to leave Ireland returned here within weeks after changing his name”