Celebrating Tenth Anniversary of Cork Music Station Tonight

During the celebration of the 10th Anniversary of Cork Music Station tonight (1st Oct. 2022) at The Pub in Carriganima we hope to link in live on a few occasions to George F. Langan’s Show between 8pm and 12.30am.  Happy Listening!

Upcoming Millstreet Vintage Club Events

Millstreet Vintage Club are holding a Cars Coffee and Chat Event on Sunday September 25th at the Car Park of Super Valu in Boherbue Eircode (P51 X2FW) from 10am to 2pm.
All Vintage/Classic/Modified Cars Bikes Vans etc are very Welcome to come along and the General Public are encouraged as well to come along for a look as there promises to be some nice Vehicles
on Display.
Entry to the Event is Free and there will also be Spot Prizes to be Won on the Day as well.
For Details Contact Bernard Crowley on 087 7924406.

Millstreet Vintage Club
Charity Tractor Run on Sunday Oct 16th in Aid of CART Carriganima Rural Bus Service,Your Support would be Welcome for a Very Worthy Cause, All Tractors both Old and New Welcome.Sign on 11am,Take Off 12 Noon Sharp
For Further Details
Call Danny Lane on 087 2213848 or Dan O’Riordan on 087 2452569.

Seamus Moore JCB Man Appearing at The Pub Carriganima on next Sunday Evening September 4th

Seamus Moore the JCB Man appearing at The Pub Carriganima on next Sunday Evening September 4th from 8 to 10pm,great Evening assured, All Welcome

TR Dallas appearing at The Pub Carriganima next Sunday Evening July 17th

The Legendary TR Dallas Returns to The Pub in Carriganima on next Sunday Evening July 17th between 8pm and 10pm, promises to be a great Evening of Musical Entertainment, All very Welcome.

St Patricks Day Parade in Carriganima on Friday March 18th at 3pm

The Carriganima St Patricks Day Parade is back after its absence since it last took place back in 2019,this year it will take place on Friday March 18th,Kick Off for the Parade is 3pm followed by Music in the Pub By the Diamond Sisters from 4pm to 6pm,as usual all Local Groups Clubs Schools etc are very Welcome to join us for a bit of Fun,for Details give Sean a Ring on 087 2600640,EverybodyWelcome.

Candlelight Vigil in Carriganima at 6pm This Friday

She Was Going For A Run
The Poor Girl She Was Going For A Run 🙏🙏
We’ve decided to do a Candlelight Vigil at 6pm
this Evening 14/1/22 in Carriganima Village
in Memory of Aisling Murphy
to Show Support to Her Family and Friends.
Please try to come before 6pm.
Bring Battery Candles, Lights Etc.
God Bless You Aisling 🙏🙏🙏❤

Wonderfully Colourful Christmas 2021 Features in Carriganima

We thank Carriganima Community Development Group for sharing a superb selection of colourful images illustrating the Celebration of Christmas 2021 in Carriganima.  Please tap on the pictures to enlarge.  (S.R.) [read more …] “Wonderfully Colourful Christmas 2021 Features in Carriganima”

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.)

Presentation of Proceeds to CART Carriganima from Recent Charity Tractor Run

Last Friday Night November 12th at The Pub in Carriganima saw Millstreet Vintage Club make a Presentation to CART Carriganima a sum Total of €2885 which was the proceeds from the Clubs Charity Tractor Run that was ran on Oct 17 last to go towards the running of the CART Area Rural Bus Service based out of Carriganima,the amount of Money raised from the Event is a vital ingredient in keeping this important Service up and Running and will help in some way to keep the wheels in motion for a Service that is available to both the Community of Carriganima and a Wider Area beyond for Transport to Events like weekly Shopping Trips to Macroom and other Social Activities /Trips as required,
Millstreet Vintage Club Member Danny Lane who headed up the Running of the Charity Tractor Run paid Tribute on the Night to Everyone who made this Event the success that it was and wished CART the very best for the Future.
Millstreet Vintage Club are once again delighted to be associated with such a worthy Cause and the Club wish to thank CART Carriganima and all Associated with them
for there help along the way and we look forward to working with this great Group again in 2022.
Many Thanks to Matthew Twomey for the Photos

If you want to find out or avail of this great service please check out the link below
https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100009448644367

Fantastic Turnout for CART Carriganima Charity Tractor Run Earlier Today

Millstreet Vintage Club and CART Carriganima wish to Thank Everyone for the Fantastic Support Today out there on what was there Biggest Ever Tractor Run to date,the Weather was superb with Crisp Autumn Sunshine greeting the 104 Tractors that took to the Road and conveyed through what was a lovely Scenic Route which wound its way back to the finish at The Pub in Carriganima where some Refreshments and a Fantastic BBQ were enjoyed by all,Event Clerk of the Course Danny Lane would like to thank all the Hardworking Marshals for keeping the Event Run so Smoothly,to Seanie Kelleher and Noel Kelleher on Bike Marshal Duty,also Thanks to Mick Duggan and his Co-Pilot Willie Fitzgerald for leading the Tractors out on the Road and keeping the Run progress so smoothly,to the Crew at Sign On many thanks for a great job,to Christy Ring Tractor Garage thanks for the continued support,to Dolly Ring and to Sean and Matt and Crew at The Pub in Carriganima for the Catering and Hospitality,to Peter Lane for keeping us all Entertained on Return to The Pub in Carriganima and to the Media and Photographers for covering the Event thanks very much for your help and again many thanks from CART Carriganima and Millstreet Vintage Club for the great turn out and Support from the Public on the day,it is very much appreciated.

More Photos Here by Shane McCarthy

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=561168931779601&id=100036594963514

More Photos Here by Matthew Twomey

https://www.facebook.com/M2merallyphotos/?__tn__=-UC*F

And some Video Coverage here taken by Jerry O’Riordan

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=3100713810253543&id=100009448644367

https://fb.watch/8JZ3_146cC/

 

CART Tractor Run in Carriganima Happening Tommorrow Sunday Oct 17th

Millstreet Vintage Club
Charity Tractor Run on Tommorrow Sunday Oct 17th in Aid of CART Carriganima Rural Bus Service,Your Support would be Welcome for a Very Worthy Cause, All Tractors both Old and New Welcome.Sign on 11am,Take Off 12 Noon Sharp
For Further Details
Call Danny Lane on 087 2213848 or Dan O’Riordan on 087 2452569.

CART Bus Fundraiser Tractor Run in Carriganima next Sunday October 17th

Millstreet Vintage Club
Charity Tractor Run on next Sunday Oct 17th in Aid of CART Carriganima Rural Bus Service,Your Support would be Welcome for a Very Worthy Cause, All Tractors both Old and New Welcome.Sign on 11am,Take Off 12 Noon Sharp
For Further Details
Call Danny Lane on 087 2213848 or Dan O’Riordan on 087 2452569.

Open Air Music in Carriganima on Sunday, 29th Aug. 2021

Featuring Wexford’s Singer Supreme, Michelle Murphy and the splendid Peter Lane BandOpen Air Music will take place from 2 to 6pm at The Pub in Carriganima on Sunday, 29th Aug. 2021.  Safety measures in accordance with the current HSE and Government guidelines will apply. (S.R.)

Seán Murphy and Michelle Murphy pictured when Michelle appeared at The Pub in Carriganima pre-2020.
Peter Lane performing at The Pub in Carriganima on a celebratory occasion in the past.
We thank William Fitzgerald for the Poster and Seán Murphy for the feature. Tap on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

Tonight’s “Radio Treasures” Programme on CMS Deferred Until Next Week

As a special tribute in memory of the late Con O’Leary of Carriganima tonight’s “Radio Treasures” on www.corkmusicstation.com is deferred until 9.30pm next Tuesday, 31st Aug. 2021 Con was my First Cousin and I had the great privilege of being Best Man at the wedding of Peggy and Con in the 1970s.   May the gentle Soul of Con rest in peace.   We extend heartfelt sympathy  and prayers to Peggy and also to Anthony and Marie as well as to Con’s sister, Sheila and to all the extended Family.   Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.  (S.R.)

The Superb Wonders of Nature

We thank Shane Browne of Tanyard Wood, Millstreet and Jimmy Murphy of Carriganima for sharing some quite amazing images which truly demonstrate the Superb Wonders of Nature.   Shane captured some magnificent shots of the somewhat unusual sunset over Millstreet on Thursday, 1st April 2021 while Jimmy shares his splendid image of the recent Lunar Halo as well as a “V” shape formation of wild geese in flight over Carriganima making their way in the direction of Millstreet.   Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Shane’s images of the amazing sunset.

Jimmy’s image of the Lunar Halo.
Wild Geese in flight over Carriganima.

[read more …] “The Superb Wonders of Nature”

Carriganima’s Magical Christmas Lights 2020

The wonderfully creative work of a very Dedicated Group in Carriganima – we wish to share a selection of the various aspects of the Christmas Lights feature not only in the village itself but also on the approach roads.   Sincere congratulations to the  inspiring and talented workers involved in creating the magnificent magical effect.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.) [read more …] “Carriganima’s Magical Christmas Lights 2020”

Magnificent Success of Carriganima Christmas Appeal for Cork Penny Dinners

Jimmy Murphy of Carriganima reports on the magnificent success of the recent Christmas Appeal for Cork Penny Dinners:
“Hi Everyone….Carriganima Penny Dinners collection was delivered to a very appreciated and delighted Penny Dinners HQ Group on Monday night.
They really do such fantastic work….Brilliant People!
But great credit must go to Everyone who contributed and helped towards this collection.
Your response is really really fantastic.
Ye came out in cold wet winter nights to help nearly fill our van with a total of €180.00 also collected.
Thanks to everyone and of course our Elves☺ who came out every night to help.
We Wish Ye All A Very Happy Peaceful Christmas 🎅 🤶 🎅

[read more …] “Magnificent Success of Carriganima Christmas Appeal for Cork Penny Dinners”

Magnificent Response to Carriganima’s Appeal for “Cork Penny Dinners”

Fantastic response once again to tonight’s collection for Penny Dinners.
It’s just brilliant to see just how good people are. Thanks so much.
Also Special Thanks to everyone that helped and Thanks to Seán and Matt

for the lovely Christmas Lighting. In these difficult times for them they’re still putting in a great effort to light up the village for Christmas.

We thank Jimmy Murphy of Carriganima for the update to this very praiseworthy Fundraiser. (S.R.)
We’ll be back collecting next Friday, December 11th 8 to 9pm.
Final Collection Next Sunday December 13th 6 to 7pm.
If these times don’t suit pm us and we’ll do our best to arrange a time that will suit.

Seán Murphy on C103 Regarding the Reopening of “The Pub”

Seán Murphy of The Pub in Carriganima was interviewed by Patricia Messinger on C103’s “Cork Today” on Tuesday morning (22nd Sept. 2020) before 11am in regard to the Reopening of The Pub following the COVID-19 shutdown since March 2020.   The excellent Interview may be heard hereSeán’s Interview begins 33 minutes into the Podcast….after the ad!  Seán is pictured wearing the visor in our photo below. (S.R.)

Voluntary Group Promoting a Tidy Carriganima

Voluntary Group Promoting a Tidy Carriganima
We are a Community Group that comes together to keep Carriganima clean and tidy. We cut grass, paint, plant flowers and shrubs and do lots of litter picking.    Flower donations are very much appreciated in our work to beautify the Carriganima area.  Call 0874682651
We thank Shane McCarthy of Carriganima for this notice.  (S.R.)

Jimmy Murphy’s Superb Views of Carriganima in April 2020

We thank Jimmy Murphy of Carriganima for kindly sharing a wonderful selection of very colourful images which he has been recording on his walks and cycle trips in the Carriganima area (within the 2km limit) during these days when nature scenes are so relaxing and uplifting.  (S.R.)

About Con Walsh

 

[read more …] “Jimmy Murphy’s Superb Views of Carriganima in April 2020”

Carriganima’s “Ár Scéal Féin / Our Own Story” is Now on Sale

We thank Brendan O’Keeffe for the following important update on the publication of a truly magnificent Book commemorating the centenary of the death of An tAthair Peadar Ó Laoghaire.   We also share 15 images so as to illustrate the fascinating material within this historic publication.  Sincere congratulations to the Coordinating Committee.  Please tap on the pictures to enlarge.  (S.R.)  
Carriganima Community Development Association is pleased to announce that the special publication ‘Ár Scéal Féin / Our own story’ is now on sale.  This book was compiled to mark the centenary of Carriganima native, An tAthair Peadar Ó Laoghaire.  Centenary celebrations had been scheduled for March 20, but, due to the current restrictions, these had to be postponed.
Ár Scéal Féin is an interesting, lively and insightful compendium of stories, recitations, folklore, wit, memories and photographs of life in Carriganima and the surrounding areas over the past one-hundred years.  It was edited by James O’Leary, who also penned some of the beautiful articles.  James and the members of Carriganima Community Development Association are most grateful to all those who contributed, in any way, to the book.
Ár Scéal Féin retails at €20 / copy, and can be purchased from the following: Healy’s Shop / Clondrohid Post Office; Ó Luaghasa’s Centra and Post Office, Baile Mhic Íre; M. & J. Kelleher Oils Clondrohid; and Ring’s Garage Carriganima.  Copies can also be had from Joe’OLeary, Carriganima and Brendan O’Keeffe (Cloghoulabeg, Eircode: P51 KF68).  Joe and Brendan have put the books in their front porches, so you can collect and pay for your copy of the book, while complying with the social distance regulations.

[read more …] “Carriganima’s “Ár Scéal Féin / Our Own Story” is Now on Sale”

Centenary Commemoration Event for An tAthair Peadar Deferred Until a Later Time

Joe O’Leary (pictured 4th from left in back row) – one of the Organisers of the Centenary Commemoration Event for An tAthair Peadar Ó Laoghaire – has been in touch with us indicating that due to Coronavirus COVID-19 the important event has been deferred until a future time.  (S.R.)

Some members of An tAthair Peadar Commemorative Committee pictured recently in Carriganima. Tap on the image to enlarge.

Music at The Pub in Carriganima planned for next Sunday Evening March 15 has now been Cancelled

FOLLOWING THE ANNOUNCEMENT EARLIER TODAY REGARDING COVID 19 RESTRICTIONS AND IN THE INTEREST OF THE SAFETY OF OUR CUSTOMERS AND THE PUBLIC THE MUSIC AT THE PUB IN CARRIGANIMA PLANNED FOR NEXT SUNDAY EVENING MARCH 15TH WITH MICHELLE MURPHY HAS BEEN CANCELLED,WE WILL RE SCHEDULE THIS EVENT AT A FUTURE DATE. WE APOLOGISE FOR THIS AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND SUPPORT.

The Saint Patricks Day Parade due to take place in Carriganima on Sunday next March 15th has now been cancelled due to the Coronavirus situation in the Country at the Moment,we apologise to Everyone who was looking forward to the Parade but we will be back with a Parade in 2021.

There is still Music to be enjoyed in the Pub on next Sunday Evening March 15th between 8pm and 10pm with the fabulous and upcoming Country and Western Star Michelle Murphy who is back in Carriganima by popular demand following her recent appearance at the Pub back in January,we look forward to seeing you all there.