Death Notice: Michael Looney, Dublin and late of Minor Row, Millstreet

The death has occurred of Michael Looney, Riverside Cresent, Clonshaugh, Dublin and late of Mino1977 MikeLooney_150r Row, Millstreet.  Ex An Post.  Peacefully.   Reposing at Tarrant’s Furneral Home, Millstreet,  today, Wednesday, 16 January 2013 from 6.30 pm with removal at 8.00 pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet.   Requiem Mass on tomorrow, Thursday, at 12.00 noon followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet.   Michael was Sacristan at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet in the 1960s and early 1970s before going to work with An Post in Dublin.   Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.

Regional Report 1150 – 15th January 2013



Eily Buckley

Dia is mhuire diobh go leir a cairde and welcome to News Report 1150 from Millstreet.Fondest greetings dear listeners and I wish you all the very best on this rather cold ,but calm Tuesday morning.

The Great Machinery Show will be held in the comfort of the Green Glens Arena on to-morrow Wednesday and again on Thursday, from 12noon until ten each day.

As usual it will attract keen interest and draw great crowds into the town which will be a welcome boost at this usually quiet time of year.


And the sparkling  Bride and Groom show will be held on February 9 and 10th.

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IHCPT – Irish Pilgrimage Trust Fundraising Table Quiz – Friday 1st March 2013, Millstreet Community School, 7.30pm

2012-11-30 Going to Lourdes as helpers on the IHCPT are Katie O’Callaghan, Denise Cronin and Deirdre KelleherThere will be a table quiz on Friday 1st March 2013 at 7.30pm in Millstreet Community School library.  The aim of the quiz is to raise money for the IHCPT The Irish Pilgrimage Trust, and to help pay the travel and accommodation costs of three 5th year students from the community school who will be going on the week long pilgrimage to Lourdes as helpers during their Easter holidays.  Their names are Katie O’Callaghan, Deirdre Kelleher and Denise Cronin.

It is sure to be an enjoyable night for a worthy cause.  Entry will be €20/table of four and there will be spot prizes. Please contact John Magee (Chaplain) on 029 70087 for more details.