Update from Millstreet Christmas Lights Committee
Despite great efforts unfortunately the Elves are experiencing some difficulty with the Christmas lights in the Square including our beautiful Christmas Tree. Storm Barra hasn’t helped matters but hopefully it will be resolved soon.
We thank Presenter, John Greene for advance information on this Sunday evening’s programme – 12th Dec. 2021 at 7pm on C103. (S.R.)
Where The Road Takes Me – Sunday 12th Dec.
This year has been a roller-coaster of various emotions for former BBC TV Current Affairs presenter Denis Tuohy.
In May he lost his son Chris to cancer and has now just seen his book published, based on his ‘Thoughts for Today’ slot on BBC Radio.
This week on ‘Where the road takes me’, Denis, who resided in Castletownbere for a number of years, joins John Greene to reflect on a number of events that made it to his book ‘Streets & Secret Places’
* There’s a moment of rare kindness from a Black & Tan Officer to his Mother, a young girl of 12 years of age in 1921.
* A personal chat with actor Richard Burton in Fishguard.
* A thought provoking moment from Mohammed Ali.
* How a positive event came from the Grenfell Tower Tragedy
A moment, of what some may refer to as ‘weakness’, from the Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher. [read more …] ““Where the Road Takes Me” at 7pm this Sunday on C103″