First Event happening on tomorrow Sunday April 21st for the newly formed Dromtariffe Vintage Club

The newly formed Dromtarriffe Vintage Club inaugural Event is being held over in Dromtarriffe Hall on this coming Sunday April 21st. The Club are holding both a Vintage Car and Tractor Run on Sunday and the Weather looks like it will be good for the recently formed Clubs first ever Event.

Registration starting at 11am in Dromtarriffe Hall. Run will take off at 1pm Sharp. Registration is by Donation.

Everybody very Welcome.

Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 21st April 2024

PARISH NEWSLETTER

BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET

Fourth Sunday of Easter

21st April 2024

Day of Prayer for Vocations

Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.

Telephone Nos.:  Landline:  029 70043  &  Mobile: 087 775 2948

Email:  millstreet @dioceseofkerry.ie

Website:   www.dioceseofkerry.ie

All Masses are livestreamed on www.churchservices.tv/millstreet

Parish Opening Hours 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 

10.00am to 1.00pm  &  2.00pm to 5.00pm

RECENT DEATHS:  Andrew O’Riordan, Clenrath, Cullen; Michael Kelleher, Macroom; Elizabeth Cashman, Kanturk; Irene O’Doherty, Stillorgan & Millstreet.

Mass Intentions this Weekend:

 Saturday 20th April:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   John & Ann Kelleher, Drishane Road;  Patrick (Patie) Murphy, Cloghoulabeg;  Con & Ann Kelleher, Carriganima.

Sunday 21st April:

Cullen   9.30a.m. Jackie & Julia Murphy, Coolikerane;  Eileen & Noel Duggan, Lisnaboy & their daughter Noreen Lucas.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Mass to celebrate the Youth of our Parish.

ANNIVERSARIES: Florrie O’Donoghue, Lackabawn; Matt Twomey, Minor Row; Eileen Cotter, Murphy’s Terrace;  Noel & Bart Keating, Murphy’s Terrace; Danny Creedon, Liscahane; Jeremiah & Bridget O’Leary, Cloghoulabeg;  Victor O’Hare, Cloghoulamore; Patrick O’Donoghue, Aubane; Nora & Peter Healy, Aubane; Eileen Collins, Clara Road; Denis Cronin, Coolinarne; Mary Callaghan (née O’Connor), New York & Coolikerane; Nellie & Jerry O’Connor, Coolikerane; Christy O’Connor, Knocknagurrane; Mary Agnes Regan, Nohovaldaly; Judy Burke, Kilnamartyra.

Mass Intentions for NEXT WEEKEND:

Saturday 27th April:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   The deceased members of the Cotter Family, Murphy’s Terrace.

Sunday 28th April:

Ballydaly   9.30a.m. Kathleen & Nelius Guerin, Ballydaly

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   The deceased members of the Desmond Family, Liscahane;  Children & families preparing for First Holy Communion.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday in Millstreet Church from 10.30a.m. to 7.30p.m.  

LEGION OF MARY every Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 7.30p.m

PASTORAL AREA PRIEST ON DUTY: 21st April: Fr. Jim Kennelly (029) 76151/ (087) 2401331. 28th April: Fr. John Fitzgerald (029) 70043/ (087) 7752948

Rotas for next weekend 27th & 28th April
CHURCH TIME READER EUCHARISTIC

MINISTERS

Millstreet 6.15 p.m. Pádraig Creedon  Group B
  11.30 a.m. Bernie Lane  Group B
Ballydaly 9.30 a.m. Ronnie Lyons Mary Murphy

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Monday (22nd) for Eileen Collins, Clara Road at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Tuesday (23rd) for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (24th) for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday (25th) for Eileen Cotter & her parents Mary & Jimmy Cotter, Murphy’s Terrace at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday (26th) Mary & Patrick Dineen, Knocknapogue at 7.30p.m. [read more …] “Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 21st April 2024”

Listener’s Choice Presentation Tonight in CODMDC at 8.15

Millstreet Gramophone Circle Presentation will take place tonight – Friday, 19th April 2024 at 8.15pm in the Canon O’Donovan Day Centre, Clara Road, Millstreet.     Everyone is very welcome.  This is the second last Presentation of the current season and it is a Listener’s Choice programme where we share the musical choices of many of those attending.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” Next Week Features Collins Barracks

On this Tuesday – 16th April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 91) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Glanworth, Co. Cork at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm).

There is no “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday

…..but next week we shall be broadcasting a very special feature on the recent Blessing of 4 Infantry Battalion Association Colours and Deceased Members Mass held at Collins Barracks, Cork.

Some of the special Dignitaries present on Sunday, 7th April 2024 for the special ceremony at Collins Barracks, Cork.  Tap on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Fantastic Turnout for the Millstreet Vintage Club Car Run for Kerry Cancer Support Group on Sunday

In the region of almost 130 Cars turned out last Sunday for what was a fantastic attendance for the Millstreet Vintage Club Car Run in Aid of Kerry Cancer Support Group, the Run was held in favourable Weather conditions and organiser Aidan O’Sullivan expressed his delight at the huge support for the Event and would like to thank everyone who came to the event from both near and far,he also wishes to thank all the Hardworking Marshals Bike Marshals,Sign On and Registration Crew,and to everyone who helped out in anyway,also a big thanks to all the sponsors who were John A O’Sullivan Car Dismantlers,Donal Dennehy Dry Lining Firies, Relihans Car Dismantlers,and Breakers,Agri Auto Parts and The Wallis Arms for there support and for providing a great Sign On and Registration Venue, also Aidan would like to thank An Garda Siochana for there help and thanks to Neilie O’Connor and Dermot Moriarty for providing great music and entertainment prior to the start,and to Danny Healy Rae we thank you for your attendance in Millstreet for the event and to the Glen Eagle Hotel for providing a great Finishing Point for the Event and to all the Media and Phographers who covered the event we thank you for your support and to all the business people who had buckets on there Counters for the last week to help support the Event and for now we look forward to seeing you all again very soon.

We thank Tom Corbett of TMC Photography Cork and Danny Lane for the Photos.

Millstreet Community School – “A Celebration of Culture and Inclusion”

The Celebration of Culture and Inclusion is a chance to recognise and celebrate the different countries and cultures that are represented in our school and community.  The evening will feature song, dance, music, poetry and the chance to sample food from many different countries, including Ireland. We will be welcoming a special guest for the event, Dr Manizha Khan.  Dr Khan and her family are originally from Afghanistan.  She is a dentist by profession.  In fact, she was the dean of a dental school in the city of Herat in Afghanistan but she and her family fled to Ireland because their lives were under threat from the regime in the country. Apart from being a dentist in Cork she is also a School of Sanctuary Ambassador and we are delighted she will be able to join us.
Admission is free.  Please feel free to join us for what is sure to be a memorable night.

Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 14th April 2024

PARISH NEWSLETTER

BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET

Third Sunday of Easter

14th April 2024

Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.

Telephone Nos.:  Landline:  029 70043  &  Mobile: 087 775 2948

Email:  millstreet @dioceseofkerry.ie

Website:   www.dioceseofkerry.ie

All Masses are livestreamed on www.churchservices.tv/millstreet

Parish Opening Hours 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 

10.00am to 1.00pm  &  2.00pm to 5.00pm

RECENT DEATHS: Séamus Treanor, Monaghan.

Mass Intentions this Weekend:

Saturday 13th April:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Jerry Carroll, Station Road (First Anniversary);  Breeda O’Leary, The Square;  Nancy Murphy, Gurrane.

Sunday 14th April:

Ballydaly   9.30a.m.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Aidan McCaul, Minor Row (recently deceased);  Fr. Tim Buckley, Toorbonia;  Ciss & Bill Kelleher, Cockhill.

ANNIVERSARIES: Michael O’Leary, Clara Road & the deceased members of the O’Leary Family, Murphy’s Terrace; Pat O’Donnell, Liscahane; Dan Breen, Killarney Road; Connie “O” & Ellen O’Connor, Liscreagh; Anthony, John & Sr. Margaret Manley, The Square & London; Mary Dempsey (née Hickey), Dromnahilla & New York; Anne Harmon, Ardfert; Ann Mullane- Murphy, Kilworth. 

Mass Intentions for NEXT WEEKEND:

Saturday 20th April:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   John & Ann Kelleher, Drishane Road;  Patrick (Patie) Murphy, Cloghoulabeg;  Con & Ann Kelleher, Carriganima.

Sunday 21st  April:

Cullen   9.30a.m. Jackie & Julia Murphy, Coolikerane;  Eileen & Noel Duggan, Lisnaboy & their daughter Noreen Lucas.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Mass to celebrate the Youth of our Parish.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday in Millstreet Church from 10.30a.m. to 7.30p.m.  

LEGION OF MARY every Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 7.30p.m

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY for 21st & 28th April: Group E

PARISH FINANCE COUNCIL: Meeting on Tuesday night at 8.15p.m

PASTORAL AREA PRIEST ON DUTY: 14th April: Fr. Joe Tarrant (064) 7751104/ (086) 3978642. 21st April: Fr. Jim Kennelly (029) 76151/ (087) 2401331. 

Rotas for next weekend 20th & 21st April
CHURCH TIME READER EUCHARISTIC

MINISTERS

Millstreet 6.15 p.m. Tim Linehan  Group A
  11.30 a.m. Sr. Peter Fahy  Group A
Cullen 9.30 a.m. Marie Walsh  Kathleen Mullane

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Monday (15th) for the deceased members of the Lucey Family, Millstreet & the Kiely Family, Kanturk at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Tuesday (16th) for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (17th) for Kathleen Devoy, Laois (First Anniversary) at 10.00a.m.

There will be no Mass on Thursday (18th)

Mass on Friday (19th) for the deceased members of the Manley Family, The Square & John “Sing” O’Sullivan at 7.30p.m. [read more …] “Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 14th April 2024”

Millstreet Vintage Club Vintage Car Run in Aid of Kerry Cancer Support Group Health Link Transport Service happening next Sunday April 14th

Millstreet Vintage Club Vintage Car Run in Aid of Kerry Cancer Support Group Health Link Transport Service, is happening on this coming  Sunday April 14th, the Event will be based out of its starting point at The Wallis Arms in Millstreet and will take a Scenic Route along the Cork Kerry Border and move onto the finish at The Gleneagle Hotel in Killarney.

Kerry Cancer Support Group charity was founded in 2007 and the Groups Mission is no one should face their cancer journey alone, Kerry Cancer Support Group is devoted to maintaining a warm, welcoming environment while ensuring that service users have immediate access to our free programmes and resources. Our professional staff strive to help people affected by cancer in a way that is as supportive and helpful as possible to achieve the highest quality of life.Kerry Cancer Support Group is a community-based, volunteer-driven, community-supported organisation.

The Car Run for the Group being organised by Millstreet Vintage Club on Sunday April 14th is open to All Vintage/Classic Cars, Bikes,Vans, etc,Sign on is at the Wallis Arms Hotel from 10.30am and the Run departs at 12.15pm.

There will be Music in the Square Millstreet Sunday Morning by Neilie OConnor & Dermot Moriarty
(Weather permitting) otherwise it will be indoors in the Wallis Arms.

You can also make a donation to the cause on he link below. https://www.idonate.ie/fundraiser/MillstreetVintageClub?fbclid=IwAR1xpSLimrapZohtPCvZrSiCreDAFMkmt__ak7shGxBB14QQCDZi5irtU-w

For more information on the Event you can contact Aidan O’Sullivan on 087 1369472.

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Artists Supreme & Prestigious Music Festival

On this Tuesday – 9th April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 90) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Newcastlewest, Co. Limerick  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 9.30pm we feature  a very interesting Interview with  people associated with the recent Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam.  At 10pm we interview Four Artists – Denis and Bernie O’Connor, Gordon Hogan from Co. Tipperary and Anja Buchheister from Germany – at the recent Launch of Sculptor Supreme, Denis O’Connor’s Exhibition “In My Time” one of whom was also a renowned Tour Guide in Germany.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

At 9.30pm we interview Sheila, Pat and Maura (centre) pictured here in Kiskeam with further relatives of the late Maurice O’Keeffe.
At 10pm we listen to Interviews recorded at Denis O’Connor’s recent Exhibition Launch in Cork chatting here with Bernard, Heather and Eileen O’Donoghue.
We chat about the recent Cinema release of this Documentary which apparently includes a very brief clip from our 1993 Documentary “Memories of Millstreet”. I’ve yet to see “One Night in Millstreet” but Martha Cronin who recently attended its showing at the Los Angeles Film Festival shared this image below from the film!

Presentation of impressive cheque by Millstreet Vintage Club to St. John’s Well Committee at Aubane Community Centre.
The wonderfully talented Cast of the recent hugely successful “The Promise of Spring” at Aubane Community Centre.
Mary Conroy of Radio Kerry introducing some of the superb Musicians at the recent Maurice O’Keeffe Musical Festival in Kiskeam.

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Artists Supreme & Prestigious Music Festival”

Cultúrlann Newmarket presents EVELYN & DEC

Cultúrlann Newmarket

Sat 20th April @8pm: EVELYN & DEC

Tickets: https://ticketstop.live/events/163

Highly acclaimed guitarist, singer-songwriter and music producer Declan Sinnott of Horslips fame and longstanding collaborations with the likes of Christy Moore, Mary Black and Moving Hearts, will be performing at the Cultúrlann with the amazing Dutch singer-songwriter Evelyn Kallansee (Les Miserables, acid jazz and all points in between).

Their inaugural album “Make for Joy” was album of the week on RTÉ Radio 1 at the beginning of March, and now you get the opportunity to hear its contents performed live by two fabulous musicians at the top of their game in a majestic venue in the beautiful Duhallow region of North Cork.

Presentation made to St Johns Holy Well Committee following recent Vintage Car Run

Millstreet Vintage Club made a Presentation on Friday Evening last to St Johns Holy Well Committee at Aubane Community Centre following the Club’s recent Johnny Hickey Memorial Car Run which was in Aid of the Well,an Impressive final Total Amount of €1,425.70 was collected and the Club would like to thank everyone who supported the Event for their Generosity, John Twomey Chairman of the Holy Well Committee thanked Millstreet Vintage Club for there support and said the money raised will be put to great use in the upkeep and maintenance of what is an iconic and beautiful place of worship and peace.

We thank Sean Radley and Danny Lane for the Photos on the Night.

Report by Bernard Crowley Club PRO.

Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 7th April 2024

PARISH NEWSLETTER

BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET

Second Sunday of Easter

7th April 2024

Divine Mercy Sunday

Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.

Telephone Nos.:  Landline:  029 70043  &  Mobile: 087 775 2948

Email:  millstreet @dioceseofkerry.ie

Website:   www.dioceseofkerry.ie

All Masses are livestreamed on www.churchservices.tv/millstreet

Parish Opening Hours 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 

10.00am to 1.00pm  &  2.00pm to 5.00pm

RECENT DEATHS: Patsy O’Sullivan, San Francisco & Claraghatlea; Michael Casey, Curraraigue; Sr. Malen del Valle Garcia, Infant Jesus Sister; Liz Twomey, Mayfield.

Mass Intentions this Weekend:

Saturday 6th April:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Donie Golden, Tullig;  Han, Jeremiah & Neily O’Leary, Toorbonia;  James Murphy, Millstreet & Castletownroche;  William O’Leary, Dromnhilla & Dan O’Leary, West End.

Sunday 7th April:

Cullen   9.30a.m. Tony Moynihan, Coalpits;  Jeremiah & Lena O’Connor, Knockduff.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Dan O’Riordan, St. Joseph’s Garden’s (recently deceased);  Timmy O’Connor, Dooneen;  Annie, David & Gerard Sheehan, Carrigacooleen.

ANNIVERSARIES: Mons. Michael Manning; Nonie Lehane, Tullig;  Mary O’Donoghue, Aubane; Phillis O’Shea, Minor Row; Paddy Cronin, Murphy’s Terrace; Jimmy Cotter, Murphy’s Terrace; Kathy Dennehy, Curragh; Nellie O’Connor, Liscreagh; Peggy O’Sullivan, Rathduane; Margaret & Denis Bailey, Minor Row & Dublin; Patricia O’Neill, Carrigaline & Toorenbawn; Kathleen Devoy, Laois. 

Mass Intentions for NEXT WEEKEND:

Saturday 13th April:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Jerry Carroll, Station Road (First Anniversary);  Breeda O’Leary, The Square;  Nancy Murphy, Gurrane.

Sunday 14th April:

Ballydaly   9.30a.m. People of the Parish

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Aidan McCaul, Minor Row (recently deceased);  Fr. Tim Buckley, Toorbonia;  Ciss & Bill Kelleher, Cockhill

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday in Millstreet Church from 10.30a.m. to 7.30p.m.  

LEGION OF MARY every Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 7.30p.m

Rotas for next weekend 13th & 14th April
CHURCH TIME READER EUCHARISTIC

MINISTERS

Millstreet 6.15 p.m. Liam Flynn  Group E
  11.30 a.m. R. Gilbourne  Group C
Ballydaly 9.30 a.m. Josephine Murphy  M. Moynihan

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Monday (8th ) for Maree Healy, Millstreet (recently deceased) at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday (9th) for John & Mary Ellen Radley, The Square at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (10th) for Dan & Bridget Collins, Cockhill at 10.00a.m.

There will be no Mass on Thursday (11th)

Mass on Friday (12th) for Mary O’Mahony, Cloghoulabeg; Denis & Abina Lehane, Gneeves at 7.30p.m.

BALLYDALY CHURCH: Mass on Friday (12th) for Denis Murphy, Ballydaly (recently deceased) at 7.30p.m. [read more …] “Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 7th April 2024”

Magnificent Response to Daffodil Day 2024

The magnificent response to Daffodil Day 2024 on Friday, 22nd March, was truly uplifting with the grand total collected €8,031.00.   Sincere congratulations to the wonderfully dedicated Volunteer Collectors as well as the very generous Members of the Public who together help to fund the provision of inspiring Daffodil Nurses and those involved in such important medical research in the attempt to continue the quest for improved treatment and future cures.   Here we meet some of the superb Volunteers on Daffodil Day 2024.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.) [read more …] “Magnificent Response to Daffodil Day 2024”

Presentation made to Millstreet Pitch and Putt Club following recent Tractor Run

A Presentation was
made on Wednesday Evening April 3rd last to Millstreet pitch and putt Club by Millsteeet Vintage Club following the recent Charity Tractor Run that the Club ran for the Pitch and Putt Club on Sunday 25th February last, €750 was the proceeds from the Tractor Run and Barry Frazer and Members of Millstreet Pitch and Putt Club
thanked everyone at Millstreet Vintage Club for organising the Event, Barry said that the Funds made on the Event will be put to great use in the purchase of equipment to enhance the quality of the Pitch and Putt Greens and make improvements to what is already a very important facility serving the Town of Millstreet and the Neighbouring Locality around it and said the Pitch and Putt Club were delighted that the money made from the Event will cover there costs for buying the maintenance equipment for the maintenance of the Clubs Greens.

Below are some Photographs from the Presentation on the Night and we thank Danny Lane and Sean Radley for these Images.

 

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Holy Wells & Kiskeam Easter

On this Tuesday – 2nd April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 89) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Sherkin Island  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 10.00pm we feature  a very interesting Interview with  people associated with a wonderful Project relating to Holy Wells and we feature musical recordings from Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Official Launch of Denis O’Connor’s “In My Time” magnificent Sculpture Exhibition in Cork on 28th March 2024…Continuing until 26th April in LHQ Gallery at County Library Building on Western Road.  Denis is pictured here with his distinctive black hat in the centre.
Celebrating the recent 70th Anniversary of New Holland dealership at Colemans Millstreet (full feature later).
Jerry Kelleher and his son Ryan at the wonderfully successful Aubane Concert thoroughly enjoyed by a capacity audience.

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Holy Wells & Kiskeam Easter”

Tim O’Sullivan is Grand Marshal Supreme in Staten Island, New York, USA

Timothy O’Sullivan, born in Lyreaoune in the parish of Millstreet, Co.Cork and now living in New Jersey, USA was recently honored as the Grand Marshal of the 2024 Richmond County St. Patrick’s Parade in Staten Island, NY.  He was selected because he was part of the original Parade Committee in 1965, and for his many years of leadership in Irish events on Staten Island.
At the Richmond County AOH Hibernian Ball, held on February 17, 2024, Tim was sashed as Grand Marshal.  His family and friends were there for the celebration. Tim led the 60th parade down Forest Avenue on Sunday, March 3rd, 2024. Congratulations to Tim! 
Tim at the Parade.

We thank Tim’s son, Connie for sharing the very interesting feature and images.   Millstreet Parish salutes Tim on such a prestigious honour.  (S.R.)

Parade Mass with Bishop Peter Byrne.
Connie driving Tim down Forest Ave..
Tim with his Aides.

[read more …] “Tim O’Sullivan is Grand Marshal Supreme in Staten Island, New York, USA”

Truly Spectacular Rás Mumhan 2024 Superbly Filmed

Stage 3 of the truly spectacular Rás Mumhan 2024 was superbly hosted by the Sliabh Luachra Cycling Club in the Millstreet area on Easter Sunday (31st March 2024).   We thank Mark Murphy together with Siobhán and Craig for very kindly sharing Hollywood standard video coverage of the exciting event.   We were blessed to meet with all three splendid people again this year as they filmed the highly prestigious Cycle Event outside St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet.  We also thank Michelle of Sliabh Luachra Cycling Club for alerting us to the magnificent Tik Tok film footage.  Look out for some local faces in the outstanding feature!  (S.R.)

Rás na Mumhan 2024 Film Crew Supreme – from left: Siobhán Murphy, Mark Murphy and Craig Moss. Tap on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)

Here we share the truly brilliant video coverage with wonderful scenes of Green Glens, West End, Aubane, Mushera and more….To view the Video just tap on the link below: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1kyFeUbSriJRJ6sujN3NdOX8JvgCiqpO_/view?usp=drive_web

Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 31st March 2024

PARISH NEWSLETTER

BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET

Easter Sunday

31st March 2024

Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.

Telephone Nos.:  Landline:  029 70043  &  Mobile: 087 775 2948

Email:  millstreet @dioceseofkerry.ie

Website:   www.dioceseofkerry.ie

All Masses are livestreamed on www.churchservices.tv/millstreet

Parish Opening Hours 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 

10.00am to 1.00pm  &  2.00pm to 5.00pm

RECENT DEATHS: Ted McSweeney, Carrig na bhFear

Mass Intentions this Weekend:

Easter Saturday 30th March:

Millstreet   9.00p.m.   People of the Parish.

Easter Sunday 31st March:

Ballydaly   9.30a.m.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Netta Dennehy, Cloghoulamore. 

ANNIVERARIES: Siobhán & the deceased members of the Moynihan Family, Tanyard & Cloghoulabeg; John & Mary Ellen Radley, The Square; Nellie & Mick O’Keeffe, Pound Hill; Molly Healy, Church Street; Margaret Looney, Claraghatlea; John C & Julia O’Leary, Adrivale; Dan Barrett, Aubane; Michael & Mary Buckley, Aubane; Brendan Cronin, Dooneen; Julia O’Connell, Dooneen;  Lizzie Buckley, Dooneen; John Ring, Eagloune; Danny Forde, Mologhroe; Thomas & Margaret Dennehy, Killarney; Nonie Hoare, Macroom; Abina Corcoran, Boherbue. 

Mass Intentions for NEXT WEEKEND:

Saturday 6th April:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Donie Golden, Tullig;  Han, Jeremiah & Neily O’Leary, Toorbonia;  James Murphy, Millstreet & Castletownroche;  William O’Leary, Dromnhilla & Dan O’Leary, West End.

Divine Mercy  Sunday 7th April:

Cullen   9.30a.m. Tony Moynihan, Coalpits;  Jeremiah & Lena O’Connor, Knockduff.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Dan O’Riordan, St. Joseph’s Garden’s (recently deceased);  Timmy O’Connor, Dooneen;  Annie, David & Gerard Sheehan, Carrigacooleen.

DIVINE MERCY NOVENA

The Divine Mercy Novena commenced after Good Friday ceremonies (at 4.00p.m) and will continue for 9 days at 3.00p.m. in the Church finishing on Divine Mercy Sunday (7th April).

On Divine Mercy Sunday there will be Confessions at 2.30p.m. and the Chaplet will begin at 3.00p.m.

 

Rotas for next weekend 6th & 7th April
CHURCH TIME READER EUCHARISTIC

MINISTERS

Millstreet 6.15 p.m. Mary Ita Creedon  Group D
  11.30 a.m. Jerry Doody  Group B
Cullen 9.30 a.m. Gillian McCarthy Joan O’Donoghue

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week unless there is a funeral.

No Mass on Monday 1st April.

Mass on Tuesday (2nd) for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (3rd) for Kit & Arthur Moynihan, Flintfield at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday (4th) for Dan Barrett, Aubane (First Anniversary) at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Friday (5th) for Con McSweeney, Tooreenbawn at 7.30p.m.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday in Millstreet Church from 10.30a.m. to 7.30p.m.  

LEGION OF MARY every Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 7.30p.m.

CULLEN CHURCH: There will be no Mass on Thursday 4th April

CULLEN COLLECTOR for 7th April: Michael Forde  

PASTORAL AREA PRIEST ON DUTY: Sunday 31st   & 7th April: Fr. John Fitzgerald (087) 7752948/ (029) 70043

COLLECTORS IN MILLSTREET CHURCH FOR APRIL
CHURCH TIME NAME STATION
Millstreet 6.15 p.m. V. O’Callaghan

Mgt. Corkery

B. O’Leary & Mgt Crowley

Our Lady’s Aisle

Sacred Heart Aisle

Main Aisle & rear of Church 

  11.30 a.m. Connie Healy;

Pat Breen;

Ml O’Riordan & Mary McSweeney

Our Lady’s Aisle

Sacred Heart Aisle

Main Aisle & rear of Church

 EASTER MESSAGE

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Easter Ceremonies and helped in any way to make them so meaningful for our Parish.

May this Easter Season be filled with peace and happiness for each of you.

Community Notices

  • TRÓCAIRE CONTRIBUTIONS can be returned to Parish Office or placed in baskets at weekend Masses.
  • National Apostolate of Eucharistic Adoration:  Annual Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine takes place this year on the W/E Saturday and Sunday 13th/14thApril 2024.  Coach leaving Killarney at 7.00a.m. on Sunday Morning.   Details on coach Contact Breda: 087 674 2306 or Catherine:  087 928 2421. 
  • ALONE – the organisation that enables older people age at home are looking for Telephone and Visitation Volunteers to support older people in the community. Call 0801 222 024 please or see ALONE.ie/Volunteer for more info.
  • PARISH OFFICE will be closed next Tuesday (2nd).

Easter Egg Hunt happening in Aubane on Easter Saturday

Aubane Social Club Easter Egg Hunt in Aubane Community Centre on Easter Saturday March 30th 10.30 am -1.00 pm Bouncing Castle on the Day €5 per child,

Special Surprise Guest appearing on the day.

All very Welcome. Parental Supervision is Required.

 

Shop Local Millstreet Town Vouchers – Please Redeem by 3rd April 2024

Shop Local Millstreet Town VouchersPlease redeem all vouchers in participating shops before 3rd April 2024. These vouchers are going out of circulation & will no longer be accepted after 3rd April.
Participating shops please contact Niamh Twomey or Tríona O’Leary asap if you have vouchers to be cashed.    This is the final call as vouchers cannot be redeemed in participating outlets after April 3rd 2024.

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Sliabh Luachra Cycling Club are hosting stage 3 of Rás Mumhan

🐰This Easter Sunday March 31st 2024 🐣

Sliabh Luachra Cycling Club are very proud to be hosting stage 3 of Rás Mumhan.

Riders will be rolling out from The Green Glens Arena Millstreet at 11am to complete a very tough, hard & hilly 115km race course around the beautiful Kerry/Cork country side. ‼️

We would like to ask all spectators to keep cars parked well off the road especially on the narrow climbs, also be careful of young kids and please keep dogs on a lead ‼️ 🙏

We really appreciate everyone’s continuous support to help make this another successful event & we thank you all most kindly in advance ✅ ⏳

Schedule For Spectators below so please come out & enjoy this spectacular event from various viewing spots.

Start @ 11:00 Green Glens Millstreet Station Road Direction Rathmore 11:13 – 11:17

Rathmore/Shinnagh Cross Direction Mallow 11:23 – 11:30

Top Of Cullen/Flynn’s Deli Direction Mallow 11:31 – 11:40

Derrinagree Junction Direction Newmarket 11:46 – 11:59

Newmarket Direction Ballydesmond 12:10 – 12:30 Ballydesmond Direction

Knocknagree 12:20 – 12:42 Knocknagree Direction

Rathmore 12:26 – 12:50 Rathmore/Shinnagh Cross Direction

Ballydaly 12:34 – 13:01 Ballydaly Direction

Bellaugh 12:38 – 13:07 Top Of Bellaugh (Limited Parking) Direction Kilmeady

12:43 – 13:12 Kilmeady Castle Direction Millstreet

12:45 – 13:15 Liscahane Road Grotto Direction Millstreet Country Park

12:55 – 13:33 Millstreet Country Park Direction Kilcorney

13:02 – 13:46 Kilcorney Direction Moll Carthy’s

13:05 – 13:51 Moll Carthy’s Direction Millstreet

13:15 – 14:04 Millstreet Dr Casey’s Direction Aubane 13:25 – 14:15 Kerryman’s Table 13:28 – 14:20

Finishline/Mushera (Limited parking)***

Looking forward to a good weekend of racing! 😃

 ! YOU ARE SURE TO ENJOY THE 2024 INTERNATIONAL “DORNAN RAS MUMHAN” WITH ENTRIES FROM USA, FRANCE, AUSTRIA, NETHERLANDS, BELGIUM, GB, ISLE OF MAN, N-IRELAND, SCOTLAND AND OF COURSE OUR VERY OWN IRISH STARS. 140 ELITE & 12 JUNIORS!🍀

We’d like to wish club members Ben Murphy & Brendan Reen safe racing over the weekend & be sure to encourage them along 🌟

IT’S GOING TO BE EPICCCC🤞

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features A Preview of Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend

On this Tuesday – 26th March 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 88) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Hospital, Co. Limerick  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 10.00pm we feature very interesting Interviews with lots of people associated with the upcoming Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam and Ballydesmond.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

The very impressive range of wonderfully talented Musicians participating at the Official Launch on 16th March of the Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend taking place over the Easter Weekend 2024.
From left: Pat Fleming, Coordinator; Elmarie O’Dwyer, M.C., Singer; Anita Bennis, All-Ireland Whistler Champion & Musician.
Meadhbh Walsh, singer/musician and Cllr. Bernard Moynihan, Coordinator.
Seán Murphy, MC recording the superb singing of Liam Roche at St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Carriganima on 16th March 2024.
This wonderful young participant in the Carriganima Parade 2024 seems to be quite fascinated by the very fine singing of Liam Roche!!

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