Mossie Scannell, Millstreet and Grotto View, Kiskeam

The death has occurred of Mossie Scannell of Millstreet and Grotto View, Kiskeam, Co. Cork.

Passed away peacefully. Loving father to Elaine, Charles and Maria. Deeply regretted by his loving family, brothers Andy, Tony, John, Jer and Timmy, sisters Betty, Ann and Theresa, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May He Rest in Peace

In accordance with the current HSE and Government guidelines, Mossie’s funeral will take place privately on Monday at 2pm in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Kiskeam, followed by burial in the local cemetery. Mossie’s Funeral Mass will be live streamed at https://www.churchservices.tv/kiskeam. For those wishing to send their condolences, please use the condolence box HERE.

‘Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us everyday’.

“Where the Road Takes Me” at 7pm this Sunday on C103

We thank Presenter, John Greene for advance information on this Sunday evening’s programme – 15th August 2021 at 7pm on C103.  (S.R.)

Where The Road Takes Me – Sunday 15th August

On ‘Where the road takes me’ this week, John Greene concludes the story of Joe Mac.  The former drummer, singer and comedian is the only surviving member of the Dixies Showband following the death of Seán Lucey on July 28th last.

Now eighty five years of age and sixty seven years in show business, it hasn’t been all laughs.

In 1981, tragedy strikes the family when Joe and Anne’s son Aidan and his wife Linda are killed in a road collision. 

And……

       Why Brendan O’Brien’s electrocution in the Stardust Ballroom in Cork, was not the beginning of the lead-singer’s demise. [read more …] ““Where the Road Takes Me” at 7pm this Sunday on C103″

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 15th August 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 15th August 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 33rd Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….At 12.45pm we feature two songs by Steve Roche relating to All-Ireland Tickets and Going to the All-Ireland Final.  And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Jerry Lehane recently presented to Millstreet Museum the official booklet used recently in Dublin marking the Centenary of the Truce of 1921. We thank Jerry and also Jerry Kelleher of the Dept. of An Taoiseach (a native of Minor Row, Millstreet) for this wonderfully historic item.

Perfect recent landing of our resident Heron at the River Finnow on Clara Road, Millstreet.
Pictured at the conclusion of the very successful Cúl Camp 2021 – One of the  Organisers (Maria in centre) and Coaches.
Recent Skyscape supreme at Millstreet Town Park.
Enjoying an Ice Cream Treat at the conclusion of the recent Millstreet Cúl Camp.
Following the Fun Water Battle on the final day of Millstreet Cúl Camp….about to leave for home for a welcome change of clothes! 
Fun Water Battle at the conclusion of Millstreet Cúl Camp.
John Tarrant’s much appreciated promotion on the “Corkman” of our two Radio Shows.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 15th August 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”