Regional Report 1192 – 5th November 2013



Eily Buckley

Dia is mhuire diobh go leir a Cairde and welcome to News Report 1192 from Millstreet.
Fondest greetings dear listeners and I wish you all the very best on this rather wintery Tuesday morning.

And the big news this morning from Millstreet is, that following the highly successful Annual Pony Show that was held here last week, it has been announced  the Green Glens have been awarded  the European Pony Show for the year 2014. Many congratulations to Noel C. and the Duggan family on this prestigious honour.

This weekend will see a return of the mighty self-build Exhibition at the Green Glens arena. It runs from the 8 to the 10th. Everything to do with building and beautifying the home and garden, all under one roof. Restaurant etc will be up and running. A great place to visit.

A very important public meeting will be held in Dromtarriffe Hall to-night starting at 7 o’clock. The agenda will include securuty, fire prevention,  safety and isolation and loneliness. Guests speakers will attend and all are welcome.
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Death Notice: Mary Wyse (neé Kelleher)

The death has occurred on Wednesday November 6th 2013 of Mary Wyse (née Kelleher), Patrick O’Donoghue Place, Cork City, and Lackabane, Millstreet, Co. Cork. Peacefully, at the Mercy University Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Jerry, loving mother of James, Denis and the late Marie and sister of Eileen, Margaret and the late Connie and John. Sadly missed by her loving family, daughters in law Linda and Deirdre, grandchildren Johnathon, Donna, Clara, Ashleigh, Robert and Rowan, great grand-daughters Abigail, Liamhain and Kelsie, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at Sullivan’s Funeral Home, Turners Cross. Removal on Thursday (7th) at 6.30pm to Church of the Immaculate Conception, The Lough. Requiem Mass on Saturday (9th) at 10am. Funeral afterwards to St Michael’s Cemetery, Blackrock.

Millstreet in the News – 6th November 2013

Joanne O’Riordan to be Guest of Honour at 2013 TG4 Ladies All Star Awards on November 9th … ( – 6th Nov)

2014 European Pony Championships to be held at Green Glens: The Green Glens  in Millstreet has been selected to host the 2014 European Pony Championships from July 16th to 20th next year … ( – 5th Nov), (also: The Irish Field)

Conor Cusack shows it is brave for a man to show his feelings: Joanne O’Riordan talks about depression, talking about it and grown men crying … (Irish Examiner – 4th Nov)

Millstreet Matters: Cullen Young at Heart / Careers Advice / Ladies  Night / Aubane Style Coaching / Aubane Security Meeting / Blessing of Graves / Community Meeting … (The Corkman – 31st Oct)

2012-05-28 The original building of the former Cloghoula N.S., Millstreet, as it appears in 2012. Credit Photo Seán Radley
The former Colghoula NS

No resolution in sight for future of ‘eyesore’ – Cllr Noel Buckley urges Cork County Council to take action to facilitate the removal of the derelict former Cloghoula National School building which has been branded an “eyesore” … (The Corkman – 31st Oct)

Joan O’Riordan wins the Clondrohid Lotto Jackpot: … (ClondrohidGAA 30th Oct)

Love and hate on world’s playing fields: Joanne O’Riordan talks about the good and bad in how sports fans react … (Irish Examiner – 28th Oct)

ROCS provides support at every step of the way: At the Reach Out Cancer Support (ROCS) group in Millstreet a person with cancer will be made feel at ease and, of course, enjoy a welcoming cup of tea and few slices of banter along the way … (The Corkman – 24th Oct) [read more …] “Millstreet in the News – 6th November 2013”