Connie Hickey, Main Street & 4, St. Joseph’s Gardens, Millstreet

2Wonderful-Wedding-of-Kaitriona-Kevin-2012-800_rszHICKEY (Main Street and 4 St. Joseph’s Gardens, Millstreet, Co. Cork): On September 1st, 2014, unexpectedly, to the inexpressible grief of his family and friends, CONNIE (CHICO), beloved son of the late Brendan and Eily Mai and brother of the late Kathleen, much loved brother to Denis, John, Brendan, Patrick, Kevin, James,brother in law to Chris, Liz and Kaitriona, and cherished uncle to Ciara, Eric, Katie and Oisin. Very sadly missed by his family, aunts, uncle, relatives and wide circle of friends.

Reposing at Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet. Rosary on Wednesday at 9pm. Removal on Thursday from 5pm to 8pm followed by reception into St Patrick’s Church, Millstreet .
Requiem Mass at 12pm on Friday. Burial immediately afterwards in St Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet.
May He Rest in Peace


2014-07 After Cork's Munster Hurling Final win - Neily McSweeney, Mark Ellis and Connie Hickey
2014-07 After Cork’s Munster Hurling Final win – Neily McSweeney, Mark Ellis and Connie Hickey


1993: Connie is in the green coat

Results & Fixtures: 2nd Sept 2014

2014-08-30 Chloé Collins - Cork are All Ireland U16 Ladies Footall ChampionsLadies Football: Congrats to Chloé Collins who won an All Ireland U16 medal with Cork as they beat Dublin 4-7 to 2-7  in the Final in Tullamore on Saturday Aug 30th [see more]

GAA: Duhallow Junior Football Final: Millstreet 2-13 Knocknagree 1-11 🙂 [Timeline of the match] [photos from the match] [photos from the victory parade]
The quarter final of the county is scheduled for Saturday Sept 20th. Their opponents from Imokilly still haven’t played their quarter finals :/ (1st Sept) … now they’re down to 3: Glenboyer, Castlemayrtr, and Aghada (7th Sept)IMG_8009_rsz-800

Juvenille GAA: Fe16 A Peil Championship: Knocknagree 2-12 Millstreet 2-7, 18th Aug
U12 A League Grp2: Ballyhooley 8-4 Millstreet 3-6, 23rd Aug
Minor ‘B’ Hurling C’ship QF: Millstreet 3-13 V Clyda Rovers 2-8, Thur 21st Aug, in Castlemagner

Minor ‘B’ Hurling C’ship Semi: Millstreet 2-14 Kilara 4-7, Wed 27th @7pm in Killavullen [Kilworth match report]

TaeKwon-Do: Well done to Fergal O’Connor of Millstreet TKD Club won bronze in Full Contact and bronze in Continuous in the under 17s /65 kg section at the WKU Kickboxing Worlds in London on Aug 29th.

Athletics: Well done to the Millstreet AC athletes who ran the Gneeveguilla AC 1 mile race on Aug 26th: Donal Burke U12M 6:07,Orla Buckley U14F 6:20,Maeve Buckley U10F 8:01,Shannon Burke U10F 9:10, Brandon Burke U10M 11:09, Dan Burke M40 11:10 [results]


AUL 1: Millstreet Celtic 1 Blackstone Rovers 6, 31st Aug
AUL 2: Rathcoole Rovers 3 Leeview Ath 3, 30th Aug
AUL 3B: Los Zarcos 0 Tower FC 2, 31st Aug

Cycling: There was a big crowd for the second Tour of Sliabh Luachra was held last Saturday (30th Aug). [photos]

Rallying: The Centenary Cork ’20’ was launched at the Wallis Arms Hotel on Saturday August 30th [see the photos and details]

Bowling Kilcorney (31st Aug): Tadhg Creedon bt Shane Collins 2bwl €900: Tadhg Creedon bt Donal Cullinane 2bwl €300 [full results]

Regional Report 1233


Eily Buckley

Dia is mhuire diobh go leir a cairde and welcome to News Report 1233 from Millstreet. Fondest greetings dear listeners and I wish you all the very best on this lovely Tuesday morning.

Our weekend was full of excitement with the launch of the Mighty Cork 20 Car Rally on Friday night. It was centred at the Wallis Arms Hotel, where the official launch took place. And for a second year running the Cork 20 Car Rally will be held in Millstreet on October 3rd to 5th, based at the Green Glens Arena. Details of this year’s route will not be made until shortly before the event.

On Sunday the air was electric when our Junior Football Team captured the Duhallow title, beating Knocknagree. Celebrations went on until late on Sunday night and our heartiest congratulations go out to all involved.

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Death Notice: Eily May Healy, Church Street

HEALY (Church Street, Millstreet): On September 1, 2014, peacefully, in Araglen House, Boherbue, in her 96th year, EILY MAI (late of Dooneen West). Deeply regretted by her nephew Brendan Casey, niece-in-law Mary, grandnephew Paul, grandnieces Helen and Maria, cousins and friends. R.I.P.
Reposing at Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet. Rosary on this Tuesday evening at 8pm. Removal on tomorrow, Wednesday evening, at 8pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet.

Teachers get wet and cold for MND

Fair play to the 21 students and 10 teachers at Millstreet Community School braved the Ice Bucket Challenge (seen in the video above). As well as raising awareness, they raised €500 and for Motor Neuron Disease. More details are on [read more …] “Teachers get wet and cold for MND”