Parish Newsletter – 30th September, 2018

26th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – 30th September, 2018
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email>
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, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:


Elizabeth Philomena Hickey (Phyllis). Burial of Ashes in Cullen Sat. 6th Oct. at 11am; Tom Burke, London & Shanballymore. Funeral arrangements later; Colin Pope, Shrewsbury & Coolikerane  [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – 30th September, 2018”

In Other News: 29th September 2018

Community groups receive funding from windfarms – Over 30 community groups close to the Coomacheo, Curragh and Coomatallin Windfarms in Cork were given over €125,000 by SSE Airtricity…

Community news: Millstreet Matters – The enthusiastic Millstreet Tidy Town Association earned a massive seven mark increase and a bronze medal in the national competition…

Diverse night of culture – Millstreet groups signed up for Culture Night to deliver a diverse cultural experience enjoyed by the public…

HSE set to seek planning approval for work at north Cork hospitals – The HSE has said it expected planning applications for extension and refurbishment works at Kanturk and Millstreet Community Hospitals to be lodged with Cork County Council within a matter of months… [also on]

Motion for the Council meeting next week – “That the Kanturk/Mallow MD place reminder 50KMPH road markings on the road at Liscahane, Millstreet”…

Grand Marshalls – Congrats to Siobhan and Dan Dennehy who have been chosen to be the joint Grand Marshalls at the Peekskill St. Patrick’s Day Parade in March 2019…

Duhallow set for semi final – Kevin Crowley and Michael Vaughan helped Duhallow into the County SFC semi-final with a win over Valley Rovers at Páirc Uí Rinn last Saturday night…

Cork comes out shining in Tidy Towns awards – The Rebel County has once again come up shining in the 2018 SuperValu National Tidy Towns Competition – scooping an impressive haul of 20 gold, silver and bronze medals in addition to numerous individual category aware…

St Mary’s tops North Cork rankings in Sunday Times – A number of schools from across the north and mid-Cork regions have been included in the annual Sunday Times latest guide to the top 400 Irish secondary schools…

[read more …] “In Other News: 29th September 2018”

Magnificent Response to the Donal Guiney Memorial Table Quiz

Table Quiz Winners with members of the Guiney Family.
The winning team pictured with members of the Coordinating Team. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

Here are just two of the many images captured on Friday night at the wonderfully successful Donal Guiney Memorial Table Quiz held in McCarthy’s Bar.  Great credit is due to Deputy Michael Moynihan, T.D. and John O’Leary & Team for excellent preparation of the now Annual Fianna Fáil related Quiz.   This year’s fund will later be presented to Millstreet Day Care Centre.  Lots more pictures later.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)  [read more …] “Magnificent Response to the Donal Guiney Memorial Table Quiz”