Death Notice: Eileen Hickey, Hollymount Cross, Knocknaloman

The death has occurred of Eileen Hickey (née O’Mahony) Hollymount Cross, Knocknaloman/late of Caunaguileen, Kenmare, Co. Kerry
On September 29th 2019 passed away unexpectedly at her residence in the presence of her loving family, sister of the late Peggy Vida. Beloved wife of Patrick, dear mother of Adrian, Damien, Alan, Caitríona, daughters in law Aileen, Sylvia, Damien’s fiance Margaret and Caitríona’s boyfriend Connie, adored grandchildren Faye and Hugh, brothers Jerry and Michael. Sadly missed by her sisters in law, brothers in law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Lying in Repose at her residence Eircode (P51 E4X9) on Wednesday from 4pm to 8pm. Reception into St Joseph’s Church Rathmore on Thursday for 11am Mass burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu to friends of the children of Chernobyl. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis. [rip]

Tidy Towns Results 2019

Many congratulations to Millstreet Tidy Towns Association who achieved a Bronze Medal and jumped up another six points in this year’s Tidy Town Competition, which was announced today. It’s the result of lots of planning and hard work by out dedicated Tidy Towns Association. Thank you for making Millstreet a better place to live. Below is the Millstreet Adjudication Report for 2019:

Tidy Towns Competition 2019
Adjudication Report
Centre: Millstreet – Sráid an Mhuilleann Ref: 480
County: Cork(North) Category: C
Date(s): 03/07/2019
Mark: 327

Max 2018 2019
Community – Your Planning and Involvement 60 46 46
Streetscape & Public Places 60 43 44
Green Spaces and Landscaping 60 45 46
Nature and Biodiversity in your Locality 50 34 35
Sustainability – Doing more with less 50 17 18
Tidiness and Litter Control 90 67 68
Residential Streets & Housing Areas 50 34 35
Approach Roads, Streets & Lanes 50 35 35
TOTAL MARK 470 321 327

Community – Your Planning and Involvement / An Pobal – Pleanáil agus Rannpháirtíocht:
“Cuireann an moltóir seo fáilte roimh Millstreet – Sráid an Mhuilinn páirt a ghlacadh i gComórtas Náisiúnta SuperValu na mBailte Slachtmhara 2019. Many thanks for your application form, map, Tidy Town plan, biodiversity action plan and additional material… [read more …] “Tidy Towns Results 2019”

Millstreet Vintage Club Model Toy Show happening on Sunday October 13th


The countdown is on to the Annual Model Toy Show hosted by Millstreet Vintage Club which will take place on Sunday Oct 13th,this Year the Event is heading to a New Venue up at the K and L Transport Depot in Millstreet,the Show is always a great day out and has something for everyone both Young and Old.

Admission is €5 and Children are Free.


Keep a lookout on the Website here or on the Millstreet Vintage Club Facebook for all the latest updates on this. 

For more information, contact Donie Lucey on 086-8545873, or Daniel Lucey on 086-8680807.

Yoga Fundraiser New Town Park Playground

Millstreet  Town Park Committee would like to sincerely thank Irina Popova of Infinite  Arts who is generously giving her time with this initiative contributing to the funding of the proposed new  Playground – see  Irina’s post below for details.   Please support this great community spirit.

If you’re not of the Yoga persuasion and  wish to make a financial contribution for  a new playground in our Town Park you may:

  1. lodge online to Millstreet Town Park bank account at IBAN: IE61 BOFI 9058 0332 1050 69, BIC:BOFIIE2D
  2. lodge cash or cheque in person  at Millstreet Credit Union – reference Millstreet Town Park account
  3. send a cheque payable to ” Millstreet Town Park ” care of  FÁS Offices, Millstreet Community Gym,  Millstreet.

If you wish to confirm your contribution  or hold your own fundraiser we would be delighted to hear from you at  <>

Plans for the new Children’s Playground:
[read more …] “Yoga Fundraiser New Town Park Playground”