Self-Build 2010

The Self-Build Show makes its way to the Green Glens this weekend after what has been a hectic few weeks for Green Glens, after the National Dairy Show, the Owners Pony Show

The show will feature new products and technologies to enable and promote sustainable building practices throughout Ireland. With the price of home heating oil doubling within a year and utility bills rising by double digit percentages, nearly everyone is feeling the effects. But have you considered a house that is so thermally efficient that it does not require a conventional boiler or alternatively using natural sources of energy such as geothermal heating to meet your requirements? Join us at the Self-Build Show in Cork to engage with suppliers and find out all you can about the latest [read more …] “Self-Build 2010”

Death Notice: Nora (Nannie) O’DONOGHUE, Tanyard

The death has occurred on Thursday, November 04, 2010 of Nora (Nannie) O’DONOGHUE, (née Buckley) of Tanyard, Millstreet, Cork
Reposing at the home of her son Dan, Lackabawn, Millstreet. Rosary this Friday evening at 9pm. Removal tomorrow, Saturday, afternoon at 4.30pm to St Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Requiem Mass on Sunday at 11.30am. Funeral afterwards to St Mary’s Cemetery.

Noel Healy

Noel was one of the Curracahill Healys born and raised near the old Town of Millstreet
He was a nice and quiet and gentle fellow and always quite a pleasure for to meet
In Millstreet earth his remains at rest forever for all of us there is a final Fall
But in the thoughts of those who knew him he will live on as a person who is worthy of recall
Noel Healy never yearned for Earthly glory he lived his life in his unassuming way [read more …] “Noel Healy”

Fancy Dress Event 2010 – Selection Four

Seán Radley gets an exclusive interview with 20 of the Chilean Miners who were all in good spirits

We are delighted that you are enjoying recalling the truly superb night at the Wallis Arms.   Tonight we feature pics. 175 to 220.   Thank you for  logging in and for your kind comments.   In fact, hundreds are visiting the various selections we’ve uploaded.  Tomorrow night marks our final selection…but tonight we get to meet all the  “Miners”.   I really felt at home being an invited “Miner Guest”   –  I once lived in Minor Row!! (Seán)

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