Millstreet in the News – 27th Nov 2013

Pharmacist Award: At the National awards Mairead Reen Corcoran received the Community Pharmacy Team Leader of the year award … ( 23rd Nov) [photo]

Warehouse Operative: Cloverhill Food ingredients are looking for one … (RecruitIreland – 26th Nov)

Employers – don’t judge me on my social media life: Joanne O’Riordan talks about employers checking up on potential employees by looking at their Twitter or Facebook profiles … (Irish Examiner – 25th Nov)

November Newsletter covers all that has been happening, and what is coming up at Millstreet Community School … (

Freyfaxi: Bernard O’Donoghue’s poem was featured as ‘Poem of the Week’ a recent version of the Times Literary Supplement… (Times Literary Supplement – 10th Sept)

Athletes brave muddy course: terrible weather conditions for the Munster Cross Country Championships … (Corkman 21st Nov)

Students set for Christmas Trade Fair: next event in the North Cork Schools Enterprise calendar is the Christmas Trade Fair which takes place on 12 December at the Green Glens Arena … (Cork Independent 21st Nov) / (also in the Avondhu Press, and The Corkman)

Results & Fixtures – 27th Nov 2013

TaeKwon-Do: Congrats to Triona O’Sullivan and Joshua O’Sullivan who won gold medals at the Irish International TKD Championships, last weekend (23rd Nov). Triona won three gold medals in Tul, Sparring, and a team gold, while Joshua who won a sparring gold [article]

U16 County League Semi-Final: Millstreet 1-6 Brian Dillons 2-4, Nov 23rd [report]

Soccer: John Murphy Munster Senior Cup Quarter Final: Millstreet CS 0 Carrick on Suir CBS 4, 11:30am, Wed Dec 11th @ Cooney Park, Rathcoole [Carrick report]

AUL 1A: Millstreet Celtic 2 Donoughmore Ath 0, 1st December

John Murphy Cup (Munster School’s Soccer): Millstreet CS will play Carrick on Suir CBS in the Munster quarter final, after they won their group, by beating St.Fanahans College (Ennis) 3-1 and Col.Mhuire Buttevant 6-2 [results & tables] [JohnMurphyCup]

AUL 1A: Dunbar Celtic 2 Rathcoole Rovers 4, Nov 23rd
AUL 3B: Los Zarcos 1 Waterloo 2, Nov 23rd

Schools GAA: Senior C Football: Millstreet CS 3-8 St.Brogans 5-12, 12:30pm Nov 29th @ Kilmichael (after extra time)

Athletics: At the Munster Juvenille B Cross Country Championships (Sunday 1st December, Beaufort, Co. Kerry): Congrats to Billy Cronin who won the Boys U17 race, and to Emily Ring who helped Cork to team gold in the U15s. Well done also to the other Millstreet AC athletes  – U13 Orla Buckley, and U11 Ian Buckley [results] [Millstreet AC Report]

In the Masters Cross Country Championships also held in Beaufort on 1st Dec, Donal Coffey finished 12th in the mens, 9th in the O35s, and 2nd for the O35s Club Team [results]


Millridge Matt won Race 8 – K.G.S.Supporters Club Sweepstake Final (Grade : A2) Flat 570, in a time of 31.35 at Tralee on Sat Nov 30th [result]

Millridge Ghost finished second in race 4 – K.G.S.Supporters Club Sweepstake Final (Grade : S5) Flat 325, in a time of 18.29 at Tralee on Sat Nov 30th [result]

Mountleader Iyla finished second in race 1 – Welcome to the Kingdom Greyhound Stadium 325, in a time of 18.07 at Tralee on Sat Nov 30th [result]

Crossfield Colt won race 2 – The Macra Na Feirme A3 550 (Grade : A3) Flat 550, by two lengths in a time of 30.27 at Curraheen Park on Saturday Nov 30th [result]

Ballydaly Danube came second in Race 4 – The Macra Na Feirme A1 550 (Grade : A1) Flat 550, in a time of 30.59 at Curraheen Park on Saturday Nov 30th [result]

Ballydaly Sword came second in Race 8 – The Macra Na Feirme Open 525 (Grade : AA0) Flat 525, in a time of 29.16 at Curraheen Park on Saturday Nov 30th [result]

Millridge Zach finished second in Race 8 – The Kate Browne’s Grandstand Restaurant 525 (Grade : AA0/0) Flat 525, in a time of at Tralee on Fri Nov 29th [result]

Millridge Matt won race 11 – K.G.S.Supporters Club Sweepstake Semi-Final (Gr : A2) Flat 570, trap 1 in a time of 31.68 in Tralee on Nov 22nd [result]

This Week’s Programme Update on LTV1 Macroom Area

As well as the usual News updates, Theatre Notes and Studio Conversation LTV1 on this Wednesday night at 9.30 also includes a feature on the Summer Food Festival in Macroom as well as an excellent report on the 2013 Commemoration in honour of Michael Collins at Béal na mBláth where the keynote speaker was RTÉ’s Bill O’Herlihy.   The LTV1 programme is coordinated and filmed by Dan Joe Kelleher, Carriganima.  (S.R.)