Maria Murphy of Ballydaly – Best Dressed Lady at Killarney Races

We thank John Tarrant for sharing the selection of photos received from Maria Murphy of Ballydaly who was the Best Dressed Lady at the recent Killarney RacesSincere congratulations to Maria.

Maria won 1st prize at Killarney Races Ladies Day & received a beautiful Diamond Pendant worth €700  sponsored by Keanes Jewellers of Killarney.
Judges on the day were the beautiful Yvonne Connolly and Greg O’Shea. Greg was winner of “Love Island” recently.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

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“Junk Kouture” Voting Now In Progress

We received the following communication from one of the two wonderfully talented groups from Millstreet Community School who have reached the Regional Finals of the prestigious nationwide “Junk Kouture 2019” Competition….Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.) :

Tia writes:  “Voting for our Junk Kouture is opened and we’d appreciate all the votes we could get! 

Please vote for Rachel, Tia, and Maggie’s design “IMPERISHABLE” for the Junk Kouture Regional Finals! Voting is opened all this week and you can vote every day! All the votes and support are appreciated greatly! You can vote using the link we really appreciate all the support from the community!!! 

Thanks so much we really appreciate all the support and votes from everyone!

Thanks again so much! 

Tia , Rachel and Maggie. “

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Breeda O’Leary’s Superb Appearance on RTÉ’s “Today with Maura & Dáithí” This Friday Afternoon

Sincere congratulations to Breeda O’Leary of West End, Millstreet who appeared in a superb feature on this Friday’s “Today with Maura & Dáithí” on RTÉ1 television.   Accompanied by daughter, Julie and grand-daughter Neila (who also appeared on the excellent programme) Breeda was interviewed by Dáithí and came across as a true natural on television.  Breeda recalled in a moving interview how she first met her late husband Neily and we saw some splendid family photographs during the chat. Then the magnificent makeover was coordinated by a highly professional Team revealing the outstanding success at the end of the Show.   We thank Breeda for the two images below which were recorded after the Show.  The programme may be viewed on the RTÉ Player (Breeda appears at the very start and the very end of the programme).  Click on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.) [RTÉ Player] [read more …] “Breeda O’Leary’s Superb Appearance on RTÉ’s “Today with Maura & Dáithí” This Friday Afternoon”

Most Stylish Duo 2018

Raymond & I, were really honoured to be announced winners of the Most Stylish Duo Award at the Cointreau Hi Style Awards 2018 ceremony which took place last Saturday in the Clayton Hotel, Cork.
As a Thank You to all those who voted and supported us we are delighted to be able to make a personal donation to Marymount Hospice.
Thank you everybody.

Raymond and Gillian with presenter Deric Ó h’Artagáin

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Raymond and Gillian are Nominated for Most Stylish Duo 2018

We are really proud to announce that we, Raymond and Gillian Gilbourne, have been nominated for an award for “Most Stylish Duo 2018” at the Cointreau Hi 2018 Style Awards. It is a great honour for us but is now down to public voting. We would really appreciate your support by voting for us.

To vote simply send an email to <>, containing the text: Most Stylish Duo: Raymond & Gillian Gilbourne

We have decided to make a personal donation to Marymount Hospice as a thank you to those who support our campaign for voting for us. You can now vote and voting is open to November 21st, 12 noon. Please support as every vote counts & once is enough to vote. Please share with family & friends & get them voting. We really appreciate it.
Thank you, Raymond & Gillian Gilbourne

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Raymond and Gillian nominated for Most Stylish Couple

2014-10-13 Gillian and Raymond Gilbourne - best-dressed-couple-800Raymond & Gillian Gilbourne have been nominated as one of the most stylish couples for the Cork Tia Maria Hi Style Awards, November 8th.
They are really honoured but up against well known people.
It is now down to open voting by email so they are asking you to vote for them please.
All you have to do is send email saying;
Raymond & Gillian Gilbourne, stylish couple
Email address:  vote @ (without the spaces)

“We really appreciate if you would pass this on to work colleagues, family and friends. Your support is greatly appreciated.” – Gillian and Raymond

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