Millstreet in the News – 11th November 2013

Pay the Magdalene women as soon as possible: Joanne O’Riordan writes on how one year after the apology from the Taoiseach, the Magdalene women still have not received a penny … (Irish Examiner 11th November)

All-Star Award for Joanne: Joanne O’Riordan was the guest of honour at the Ladies GAA All Star Awards where she herself received an Honourary All Star (Nov 10th)

€500k appeal to build robot: Technology experts are hoping to secure at least €500,000 to build a fully-functioning robot for Joanne O’Riordan after a more basic €50,000 machine was unveiled last month at the premiere of her film … (Evening Herald 9th Nov)

Cork Garda Youth Awards honour selfless teens: Congrats to Conor Conor Corkery, 15 , of Liscahane, who was praised for being a role model inside his home and outside in the community … (Irish Examiner – 9th Nov)

Role model to autistic brother: ‘He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother’ might be the catch-phrase of a Millstreet teenager who is set to be honoured at the West Cork Garda Youth awards tomorrow night … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

Cosier times ahead for houses in North Cork: More than 200 families will be feeling a lot cosier this winter as Cork County Council is to insulate a large proportion of their council houses in North Cork … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

Pony championships back in Millstreet after 25 years: Green Glens Complex has been confirmed as the host venue of the high profile 2014 FEI European Pony Championships … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

Triona wins medals galore at kickboxing: Millstreet Taekwondo Club is thrilled to salute the achievements of Triona O’Sullivan on collecting gold, silver and bronze medals at the World Kickboxing Championships in Crete … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

Coillte trucks are damaging roads: Coillte trucks are causing damage to roads as the process of hauling out timber takes hold, but there seems little by way of holding them accountable … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

Millstreet Matters: Cullen Young at Heart / GAA AGM / Blessing of graves / Drama Classes … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

Dromtarriffe / Kilcorney News: Community gathering celebration / GAA Lotto / Social Club / Kilcorney Gathering / Bowling … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

‘Gold stars’ for Duhallow roads: Progress report for work on Duhallow roads was circulated and most roads repaired received a “gold star” of completion … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

Lorry over weight limit: A Lorry laden with stone caught the eye of a garda who found it was 6.24 tonnes over the legal capacity … (Corkman – 7th Nov)

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