Sunday 6th December 2020 in Millstreet

We meet the dedicated Millstreet Christmas Lights Committee on this Sunday, 6th Dec., 2020 and we note further additions to the very colourful festive decorations.   Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

As the fog disappeared this Sunday morning no less that four Walking Groups from Cork City and East Cork made their energetic way up Clara Mountain.
The hugely popular Tyre Christmas Tree at Killarney Road is prepared.
Nature in wonderful bloom at the West End Fountain Garden.
The ladies of the Millstreet Christmas Lights Committee admiring the magnificent Christmas Tree at The Square.
The gentlemen of the Millstreet Christmas Lights Committee admiring the magnificent Christmas Features at The Square.
Artist Brian O’Leary’s magnificent Christmas Mural at Main Street/The Bridge superbly adding even further to the Christmas atmosphere.
One of the many beautifully decorated Christmas windows in Millstreet Town.
The wonderfully dedicated Millstreet Christmas Lights Committee 2020.

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Great Response to Dromtariffee Parish Annual Harvest Collection

There was a great Response to the Dromtariffee Parish Hall Annual Harvest Collection for Cork Penny Dinners and Local Saint Vincent de Paul Branch,there was a huge amount of very worthwhile Food,Clothing and other Necessary Items donated along with Cash Donations to the Amount of €512 to Cork Penny Dinners and €400 to Saint Vincent de Paul,we want to Sincerely Thank Everyone for there Fantastic Generosity which will help in a big way to make Christmas a bit more comfortable for People who are in need in these Challenging Times we are living in,Many Many Thanks for your Support.

Catherine Tarrant (née O’Sullivan), Cullen & Banteer

The death has occurred of Catherine Tarrant (née O Sullivan) (Formally of Kilmacrane, Banteer) Clenrath, Cullen, Cork.

On December 5th Catherine passed away peacefully in her 90th year in Millstreet Community Hospital. Predeceased by her husband Nicholas and daughter Marie. Sadly missed by her loving family Mairead, Richard, Nora, George, Eileen and Martin, grandchildren, great grandchild, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends. [rip]

Due to current government guidelines a private family funeral mass will be held in the Church of The Blessed Virgin Mary, Derrinagree on Tuesday at 2PM followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Suaimhneas síoraí dà hanam dílís Messages of sympathy may be left on the RIP Condolence Page.

“Where the Road Takes Me” at 7pm this Sunday on C103

We thank Presenter, John Greene for advance information on this Sunday evening’s programme – 6th Dec. 2020 at 7pm on C103.  (S.R.)

On this week’e edition of Where the road takes me, retired Detective Chief Supt. John O’Brien who is originally from Kileady,  Ballinhassig rejoins John Greene to speak about his Garda career from 1968 to 2006. 

Up for discussion this week…………

* ‘Dublin Jimmy’ your typical career criminal of the time.

* The complex and costly Smithwick Tribunal.

* The criminal Justice system – How well is it working.


The new Operating model for the Gardaí,  the proposals which John O’Brien believes are intrinsically destructive and posing an existential threat to the Garda Síochána.  [read more …] ““Where the Road Takes Me” at 7pm this Sunday on C103″

“Lunchtime Favourites” After 11.30 a.m. Mass on CMS Sunday 6th Dec. 2020 Until 1.30pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 6th Dec. 2020) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast directly after our transmission of the celebration of 11:30 am Mass from 12:10pm until 1.30pm.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation OR to millstreetmuseum or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.  (S.R.)

On this Sunday’s programme we include our popular “Take the Floor” feature for our Superb Dancers! And we listen to songs by Colin Paul who sings like Elvis, to Benny Hill and wonderful traditional music of Alan Finn and his very talented Group….and more…much more!

And we chat about the following pictorial feature with lots of Festive Images.  Tap on the pictures to enlarge:

The Square, Millstreet – Christmas 2020.

St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet 

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