“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 5th Dec. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We thank Margaret Bourke for sharing this truly brilliant image of Christmas at the Carnegie Hall by night.

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 5th Dec. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 49th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….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….including some uplifing selections from Gilbert & Sullivan Operas.   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 Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

On “Lunchtime Favourites” this week we listen to a splendid Railroad Track Instrumental…and to singers John Gary (1964) and Joseph Schmidt (1904-1942).  And we feature our first Christmas Selections.

Christmas at Tubrid Holy Well. Thanks to William Fitzgerald and due to the fact that I cannot still drive – I got a tour on Saturday afternoon where we were able to capture some uplifting December images within the overall Millstreet area. (S.R.)
St. John’s Holy Well, Mushera where we also witnessed a magical rainbow!

We met Dubby Twomey with only one Christmas Tree left after his first Christmas Visit to the Square selling a wonderful variety of beautiful Christmas Trees.
Superb Christmas Lights at the Carnegie Hall thanks to the initiative of Cork Co. Council.
We thank Margaret Bourke for sharing this truly brilliant image of Christmas at the Carnegie Hall by night.
Millstreet Museum has just been presented by a wonderfully generous Local Donor with an excellent example of an original Cardigan so very creatively made many decades ago at the famous Drishane Knitting Factory within the Drishane Estate.

We thank James Wickham of Minneapolis, Minnesota (with Millstreet roots) for sharing this great image of a magnificently creative Stone Craft Christmas Crib.

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