Butter Road on “Where the Road Takes me” on C103 at 7pm Sunday

We thank Presenter John Greene for advance information on this Sunday evening’s programme – 13th May 2018.  (S.R.)

Two hundred and seventy years ago in 1748, and almost to the day, a fifty
six mile straight road was opened between Killarney and Cork.

Although being awarded the contract for it, John Murphy from Castleisland had to raise his own finance, in the hope that he would recoup it all by making it a toll road. But the road brought financial ruin for Murphy, resulting in debts of over four thousand pounds. Nobody knows for certain what happened to him afterwards..

In a two part programme on Where the road takes me……. [read more …] “Butter Road on “Where the Road Takes me” on C103 at 7pm Sunday”

Millstreet Community School Transition Year Graduation 2017/2018

This a reminder at all parents/guardians of Millstreet Community School Transition Year students (2017/2018) that their Graduation will take place on Tuesday 15th May in the school library.  Please note that the starting time is 7.30pm.  Thank you

Parish Newsletter – 13th May, 2018 – The Ascension of the Lord

The Ascension of the Lord – 13th May, 2018
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email> www.dioceseofkerry.ie
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time:

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Andrew & the deceased members of the O’Sullivan family, Main Street.
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. Eileen Tucker, Killarney & Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Tim, Alice & the deceased members of the O’Sullivan family, Lisnaboy
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Peggy & Denny Twomey, The Bridge

ANNIVERSARIES: Lena Cronin, Pound Hill; Nell Twomey, Pound Hill; Maimie Twomey, Mill Lane; The deceased members of the Twomey Family, Main Street; Hannah Moynihan, Main Street; Donie Murphy, West End; Dan & Mary Breen, Killarney Road; Thomas & Eileen O’Mahony, Kilmeedy; Mary O’Sullivan, Kilmeedy; Jack Healy, Kilmeedy; Sr. Veronica Cronin, Dooneen; John Joe & Nora Mary O’Mahony, Cockhill; Paddy Murphy, Rathduane House; Matthew Bradley, Knocknagurrane; Timothy Kelleher, Lislehane; John Dineen, Cahirbarnagh; Joan Cronin, Kilcorney; Katie, Paddy & the deceased members of the Kelleher Family, Mulnahorna; Jerry McCarthy, Cork & Knocknagree; John Sherlock, Skibbereen.  [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – 13th May, 2018 – The Ascension of the Lord”

Millstreet Vintage Club Tractor Run on Tommorrow Sunday May 13th

Millstreet Vintage Club are holding a Tractor Run on Tommorrow Sunday May 13th,
Sign on is at the Wallis Arms in Millstreet from 11am with Take Off at 12.30 pm Sharp,Nice Scenic Route planned with the Run returning back to Millstreet for the Finish. 
All Tractors both Old and New are welcome to take Part, for more details contact Johnny Flynn at 087 9230332.