We feature the first three images of the hugely successful Fundraising Coffee Morning held at “Cinnamon” in West End, Millstreet this Sunday, 27th Oct. 2019. The focus of the Fundraiser – the upcoming development of Millstreet Town Park Children’s Playground. Click on the pictures to enlarge. (S.R.)
[read more …] “Wonderfully Successful Sunday Coffee Morning at Cinnamon in aid of Playground Development”
The death has occurred of Pat (Patrick) O’Keeffe Glountane, Cullen, Cork. Unexpectedly, but peacefully, at Marymount on Saturday 26th October 2019. Beloved husband of Moira (née O’Mahony) and dear father of Marie (Morley), Kate (Kelleher), Trish (Moylan), Mag (Preston) and son Hugh. Sadly missed by his loving wife and family, his adored 10 grandchildren, brothers and sisters Anne, Michael, Peg (Margaret), Kevin, Bernadette and Eileen, his sons in law Conor, Jerry, Séan and Donal, daughter in law Nollaig, sisters in law, brothers in law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing in the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Cullen (P51 E195), on Monday from 4.30pm-8pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to Marymount Hospice. House Strictly Private Please. May He Rest in Peace. [rip]
We thank C103 Presenter, John Greene for advance information re this evening’s programme at 7pm. (S.R.)
Over the past few years, John O’Leary became a popular and regular contributor to ‘Where the road takes me’.
Born in Carrigroe near Clonakilty in 1923, John spent his early years in the Garda Siochana, patrolling the streets of Dublin.
In past programmes, we heard his views on politicians from all parties who helped to form our State.
In this week’s edition of the programme, John talks to John Greene about the many wonderful and colourful characters he encountered while patrolling the streets of our capital city.
We hear tales of encounters with Brendan Behan, Christy Browne, Margaret Pearse sister of Padraig and Willie Pearse, and the Queen of Moore Street Ellen Comiskey. [read more …] ““Where the Road Takes Me” at 7 this Sunday Evening on C103″