“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 12th Dec. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 12th Dec. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 50th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites….including some uplifing selections from Gilbert & Sullivan Operas.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is usually (but not today) presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Remembering a very popular Christmas Decoration of the 1950s.

On “Lunchtime Favourites” this week we listen to a splendid Railroad Track Instrumental…and to singers John Gary (1964) and Joseph Schmidt (1904-1942).  And we feature our  Christmas Selections.

Promoting Fossetts Circus in Millstreet in 1991. Later in the week we shall share a full feature of that very Circus of some 30 years ago in Millstreet’s Town Park.

We also feature “Do You Hear What I Hear?!” by Colin Paul (modern Elvis) and we pay tribute to the late Michael Nesmith of “The Monkees” who on 10th Dec. 2021 went to his Eternal Reward.  We recall Michael by listening  to the 1968 hit “I’m a Believer”.

The late Michael Nesmith of “The Monkees” who died at 78 years of age this week.

River Finnow at Clara Road in December 2021.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 12th Dec. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

Hugely Successful Carriganima Penny Dinners Collection 2021

“A very delighted and grateful Caitriona Twomey (in centre) was on hand today in Cork to thank everyone who helped in our Carriganima Penny Dinners Collection 2021 💪☺️
This is a really wonderful organisation which does tremendous work throughout the year and deserve every bit of support which they can get.
We’re delighted with this year’s collection and can’t thank everyone enough for their very kind generosity once again this year. For a small community the support and help is wonderful and greatly appreciated.
We’d like to wish everyone a very Happy, Peaceful And Safe Christmas. Go Raibh Míle Maith Agaibh”…. shares Jimmy Murphy and his wonderfully Dedicated Team to whom we extend our sincere congratulations on such an inspiringly praiseworthy and successful annual project .

Tap on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

Mary Byrne (née Tarrant), Ahane, Cullen

The death has occurred of Mary Byrne (née Tarrant), Ahane, Cullen, Co. Cork.

Peacefully, in the presence of her loving family and in the loving care of the staff of Argalen Nursing Home, Boherbue. Predeceased by her loving husband Ned Byrne and sisters Sr. Patrick Tarrant and Sheila O’ Keeffe. Deeply regretted by her sons Connie, Richie and Eamonn, daughters Gobnait and Maura. Sadly missed by her daughters in law Mary, Cecilia, Angela, son in law Mike, 11 grandchildren, relatives, friends and neighbours.

May she Rest in Peace

Reposing in the Church of the Nativity, Cullen on Sunday 12th December from 3pm to 5pm. Requiem Mass at 12pm Monday 13th December in Church of the Nativity, Cullen. Burial afterwards in St Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet. Messages for the family may be left on the link HERE.

CULLEN N.S. CUISINE Traditional Family Recipe Book On Sale

Tap on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)


If you wish to purchase a copy of our CULLEN N.S. CUISINE Traditional Family Recipe Book for €10 only, you can find them on sale in Guerins Foodstore & Filling Station Ballydaly, The Sweet Box Millstreet, Patsy’s Style Options, members of the Parents Association and our school office on (029)79201 / 087)7695419.

All proceeds going towards our ball save netting in Cullen N.S.

The perfect stocking filler, just in time for Christmas!…featuring recipes from each one of our pupils..the authentic, original, creative & unique gift! Get these quick…they are flying out the door!….Collect them any school day in Cullen N.S..from 8:30am -5pm.

Millstreet Parish Newsletter 12th Dec. 2021



Third Sunday of Advent

12th Dec. 2021

Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.

Telephone Nos.:  Landline:  029 70043  &  Mobile: 087 775 2948

Email:  millstreet @dioceseofkerry.ie

Website:   www.dioceseofkerry.ie

Parish Office Opening Hours:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following:

RECENT DEATHS:   Mary Byrne, Ahane; Eddie Tucker, Ballydaly; Sr. Kathleen Murphy, Coolikerane; Mary Theresa Chambers (née Murphy), Millstreet & Long Island, New York. 

Mass Intentions this Weekend:

Saturday 11th December:

Millstreet   6.30 p.m.     Tom Cronin, Coolinarne

Sunday 12th December:

Ballydaly    9.00 a.m. Frank & the deceased members of the Brosnan Family, Rathduane

Cullen       10.15a.m. Jerry & the deceased O’Leary family, Mologhroe

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Denis & Mary O’Connor, Dromsicane 

ANNIVERSARIES:  Denis Cashman, Tullig House; Michael O’Riordan, Tullig; Mary Lehane, Minor Row; Patrick Buicke, Murphy’s Terrace; Con, Hannah & John Buckley, Mushera & Church Street; Mary O’Connor, Cloghoulabeg & Church Street; Paddy & Julia Buckley, Carrigacooleen; Daniel O’Connell, West End; Margaret & Denis Kelleher, Claraghatlea; Lily Moore, Liscreagh; Kathleen Mulcahy, Aungloor; Timmy Keane, Coolikerane; Eileen Heelan, Cullen; Maura Lehane-Ross, Dublin; Mary O’Riordan, Banteer & Donoughmore; John Magee, Kent.

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 18th December:

Millstreet   6.30 p.m.     Julia Murphy, Gortavehy;  John Kelleher, Mountleader & Station Road

Sunday 19th December:

Ballydaly    9.00 a.m. Denis & Kathy Kiely, Ballydaly

Cullen       10.15a.m. Noel Lehane, Two Gneeves

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Donie Casey, Cloughoula;  Nono O’Keeffe, Ducon Road.

Rotas for 18th/19th December   


Millstreet   6.30 p.m. Aideen Buckley Mary Kelleher

Margaret O’Sullivan

Judy Reardon

  11.30 a.m. Sr. Peter Gobnait Creedon

Patrick Kelleher

Martina Sheehan

Ballydaly   9.00 a.m. Josephine Murphy
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Gillian McCarthy

 Millstreet Church: Streamed on churchservices.tv/millstreet 

Mass on Monday (Private Intention) at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday for Lily Moore, Liscreagh;  Noel Cooney, Rathcoole & Kilburn (recently deceased) at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Friday for Noel & Connie Hartnett, Clara Road & The Bridge;  Ryan Cleary-Dineen, Liscahane at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Saturday for Julia Mary O’Sullivan, Fairfield Rise (recently deceased) at 10.00a.m.  [read more …] “Millstreet Parish Newsletter 12th Dec. 2021”