Millstreet Vintage Club Tractor Run held last Sunday

Millstreet Vintage Club held a Tractor Run last Sunday in aid of the Millstreet Pitch and Putt Club,the Event was based out of the Canon O`Donovan Centre in Millstreet and both Dan O`Riordan and Danny Lane laid on a very Scenic Route to the West of the Town but unfortunately on the day the poor Weather conditions that prevailed didn’t show off the wonderful scenery that was to be found along the Route, but despite the weather the Event was enjoyed by the Participants and organiser Dan O`Riordan would like to thank everyone that took part and gave there support and says thanks to all the Marshals who stood out in awful weather to keep the Event running smoothly,as well as that also Dan would like to thank Mick Duggan and Ita Fitzgerald for keeping the Event on track and the road clear for the Tractors along the route and also to the Crew at sign on for all there help and to the Media and Photographers for there support and finally to all the crew at the Canon O`Donovan Centre for looking after everyone so well and for the use of there facility last Sunday, we hope you had a great day out and we look forward to your company again very soon.

Photos Courtesy of Danny Lane and Sean Radley 

Preview to Millstreet Vintage Club Charity Tractor Run happening next Sunday February 25th

Millstreet Vintage Club Charity Tractor Run with Proceeds in Aid of Millstreet Pitch and Putt Club will take place on next Sunday February 25th,

ALL TRACTORS OLD AND NEW ARE VERY WELCOME TO TAKE PART IN THE RUN.

Registration at Millstreet Day Care Centre(Eircode P51 RY10) from 10.30am with Take Off at 12 Noon Sharp. Refreshments will be Served
Nice Scenic Route Planned,

Entry Fee €20 Per Tractor
Details Contact Dan O’Riordan on 087 2452569 or Danny Lane on 087 2213848.

Below is a Link in which Willie Fitzgerald of Cork Music Station interviews the Crew involved in the Millstreet Vintage Club Tractor Run for Millstreet Pitch and Putt Club happening next Sunday,this interview was broadcasted on Thursday Feb 23rd 2024.

Millstreet Vintage Club Cars and Coffee Event a great success last Sunday

The Dust has now settled on what was a great Event last Sunday in Rathmore with the running of Millstreet Vintage Clubs first Event for 2024 in our Cars and Coffee gathering in aid of Hollymount National School and without the help and co-operation of
Donagh Hickey Motors, Centra/ Applegreen Service Station
Rathmore Credit Union & Rathmore AstroTurf for the use of their Car Parks we would not have been able to Run what was a most successful opening Event for 2024,Aidan Dennehy and Millstreet Vintage Club thank you very much for the use of your grounds for Parking and for the Hospitality that was shown as well,with well over 100 Vehicles of all types making the Trip from both near and far and we would like to thank you all for your participation and we hope you Enjoyed it and to the General Public that came out to support and have a look we thank you very much and hope you had a good day out,to all the Helpers doing Parking/Traffic Management and looking after Entries and Sign On we thank each and everyone of you for your help,to the Media for covering the Event and to all the Photographers who attended on the day thank you very much for your support,it is all very much appreciated,until next time thanks again from Aidan Dennehy.

Pictures by Sammy Murphy and Daniel Lane.

 

Millstreet Vintage Club Cars and Coffee Event happening on today Sunday February 11th in Rathmore

The upcoming Millstreet Vintage Club Cars and Coffee Event is almost upon us and it is all kicking off today Sunday February 11th at Donagh Hickey Motors and Centra Shop Rathmore Eircode (P51 KP 9C) the Event is in aid of Hollymount National School and All Vintage/Classic Vehicles are very Welcome in what promises to be a great day out,for more Details Call Aidan Dennehy on 086 7772864.

lt’s always a great day out for all the Family.

 

Millstreet Vintage Club 2024 Schedule of Events

The Millstreet Vintage Club 2024 Schedule of Events is listed below,plenty Events happening with the Club for the Year ahead with the first one kicking off at Donagh Hickey Motors and Centra Shop Rathmore with a Cars and Coffee Event happening there on Sunday February 11th,we look forward to your Company and Support in 2024.

 

Millstreet Vintage Club AGM Report 2023

Millstreet Vintage Club held a very successful AGM at The Parish Centre in Millstreet on Wednesday Night Dec 6th last, the Meeting had a strong Attendance and at the Meeting Dan O`Riordan Club Secretary outlined and recapped on what was the most successful and busiest year to date for the Club in 2023,over the past year a staggering €26,840.60 was raised by the Club for various Charitable Organisations with many great events being held including highly successful Car Runs, Tractor Runs,Cars/Chat/Coffee Mornings etc taking place with these Events benefitting Charitable Organisations like Alzheimhers Society Ireland, Bumbleance for Children, CART Rural Transport Carriganima, Millstreet Day Care Centre, St Josephs Foundation and St Francis Special School Beaufort.
Myra Sheehan Club Treasurer gave a detailed Financial Report for the year gone while outgoing Club Chairman Dan Barry in his address thanked all Club Members, Fellow Committee Members and anyone else who helped and supported the Club during the Course of the past year.

On the Night also we had 2 very interesting Guest Speakers in Club Vice President Sean Radley and Seargent Paul Lynch who both gave very interesting and informative Speeches.

Following this a New Committee for the Club was Elected as Follows:

Jack Sheehan-President
Jerry O`Riordan-Vice President
Sean Radley-Vice President
Donie Lucey-Chairman
Ita Fitzgerald/Luke Hurley-Vice Chairman
Dan O`Riordan-Secretary
Tim Lucey-Assistant Secretary
Myra Sheehan-Treasurer
Tom Mulcahy-Assistant Treasurer
Bernard Crowley-PRO
Sammy Murphy-Assistant PRO
Willie Fitzgerald/Daniel Lane-Safety Officers
John O’Riordan-Equipment Officer
Shelia Lane/Daniel Lane-Club Membership Officers
Jimmy Murphy-Youth Officer

Millstreet Vintage Club are again planning on having a Busy year in 2024 with many of the Events held during the past year being planned again with details on Events to take place during 2024 will follow shortly.
The Club is always open and welcome to New Members and if you want to find out more about joining the Club give Donie Lucey a Call on 086 8545873 or Dan O`Riordan on 087 2452569 or you can contact any Club Member and please do check us out on Instagram
https://www.instagram.com/vintagemillstreet/
we are also on Twitter at https://twitter.com/MillstreetV and you can check us out on our Facebook Page as well at https://www.facebook.com/Millstreet-Vintage-Club-1235187116516958/ or send an email to <email>

Report by

Bernard Crowley Club PRO 

 

 

Millstreet Vintage Club AGM happening on next Wednesday December 6th 2023, Everybody Very Welcome to Attend

Millstreet Vintage Club Annual AGM will take place on next Wednesday December 6th 2023 in the Parish Centre Millstreet at 8.15pm sharp.All Club Members and anyone out there interested in Vintage/Classic Cars and Tractors are asked to attend,New Members are always very welcome to join the Club.

 

Millstreet Vintage Club Presentation to CART Carriganima following Recent Charity Tractor Run

Last Night Friday November 3rd at The Pub in Carriganima saw Millstreet Vintage Club make a Presentation to Cart Carriganima a sum Total of €2272.50 which was the proceeds from the Clubs Charity Tractor Run that was ran on Oct 15th 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 2024.

Photos Courtesy of Danny Lane.

Great Turnout for CART Carriganima Tractor Run last Sunday

Millstreet Vintage Club and CART Carriganima wish to thank Everyone for the Fantastic Support last Sunday for there Tractor Run,the Weather was very kind for this years Event with Dry Crisp Autumnal conditions greeting the 95 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 were very much welcomed by everyone.Event Clerk of the Course Danny Lane would like to thank all the Hardworking Marshals and Bike Marshals for keeping the Event Run so smoothly and in Co-ordinating Parking and Traffic Flow in the Village, 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 again for a great job,to Christy Ring Tractor Garage thanks again for the continued support to Sean Matt and Crew at The Pub in Carriganima for the Catering and Hospitality as always top class, and also thanks very much to the Walsh Family for providing extra Parking facilities and to all the people that donated Spot Prizes for the Raffle your support was very much appreciated, 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 and generosity from the Public on the day,it is very much welcomed.

Photos Courtesy of SJM Rallying (Sammy Murphy), Danny Lane and Dan McCarthy

All systems go for CART Carriganima Tractor Run happening on next Sunday Oct 15th

Millstreet Vintage Club
Charity Tractor Run is taking place on next Sunday Oct 15th 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.

Below is a preview to the CART Tractor Run Sunday happening in Carriganima on Oct 15th 2023 in the You Tube link where CMS DJ Willie Fitzgerald is in Conversation with Organisers Danny Lane and Dan O`Riordan along with Millstreet Vintage Club PRO Bernard Crowley.

Sign on is at The Pub Carriganima from 11am,Take Off 12 Noon Sharp
For Further Details
Call Danny Lane on 087 2213848 or Dan O’Riordan on 087 2452569.

Just 2 days left to the Millstreet Vintage Club Model Show which will take place on next Sunday October 8th

With just 2 days left to go to the Millstreet Vintage Club Model Show there is a lot of interest by Exhibitors and the General Public on the Event happening next Sunday,there will also be a Lego Exhibition and Play Area  and in the Pictures below is a Timber Display that will be in Millstreet on Sunday

The Model Show which returns after a 4 year Break will again be located at the K and L Warehouse Mountleader Millstreet,Eircode (P51 X683)

Entry Fee is
€10 for Adults
€15 for Family
Children FREE

Doors Open 10.30am
Loads of Displays to see and always a great Day Out for all the Family

For more Details Contact Donie Lucey on 086 8545873.

Millstreet Vintage Club Presentation to St Josephs Foundation

Millstreet Vintage Club made a Presentation on Wednesday Evening October 4th last to St. Joseph’s Foundation CEO Michael Hegarty of a Cheque for €4,736 following the Clubs Van Run held back in July,the Cheque was presented by Event Organiser Martin Lucey along with his Wife Nollaig and Son Colin to a delighted Michael who thanked Millstreet Vintage Club and Everyone who was involved in the running of the Van Run,Michael said the money raised will be used to very good effect in the day to day work that St Josephs Foundation do in the North Cork Region and as well making improvements for future development which is vital to give a top class service to the Region.

As ever we thank Danny Lane for the Photos.

Millstreet Vintage Club Model Show happening on Sunday October 8th

Sunday October 8th
Millstreet Vintage Club Model Show 2023
Venue K and L Warehouse Mountleader Industrial Estate Millstreet,Eircode (P51 X683)
Doors Open 10.30am
Loads of Displays to see and always a great Day Out for all the Family

For more Details Contact Donie Lucey on 086 8545873.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wonderfully Successful Vintage Car Event Today

Coordinated by Luke Hurley and the dedicated Members of Millstreet Vintage Club the very special Car Run in aid of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland was an outstanding success. Here we share just three of many more images recording the superb event this Sunday, 3rd Sept. 2023 setting out from Millstreet.  Tap on the pictures to enlarge.  (S.R.)

The General Public are Welcome to attend the Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run for Alzheimer Society of Ireland happening on Tomorrow Sunday September 3rd

The General Public are very Welcome to come along to the Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run Event which is happening tomorrow Sunday September 3rd and is in aid of The Alzheimer Society of Ireland,Sign On is at The Bridge Bar Millstreet Eircode (P51 H978) from 10.30am with Take Off at 12.30pm. 

A lovely Scenic Route is planned for this starting in Millstreet with a break in Gouganne Barra and finishing at The Pub Carriganima for Refreshments and Live Entertainment.

All Vintage,Classic Cars Bikes Vans etc very Welcome on the Day
For more Details Contact Luke Hurley on 086 8805437 or Bernard Crowley on 087 7924406.

Your Support on the day would be very Welcome 

 

 

 

Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run happening on Sunday September 3rd in aid of Alzheimer Society of Ireland

With just under 3 weeks left to go to the Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run happening on Sunday September 3rd plans are well advanced in putting the final touches to the event which is again in Aid of The Alzheimer Society of Ireland, Sign On is at The Bridge Bar Millstreet Eircode (P51 H978) from 10.30am with Take Off at 12.30pm,Lovely Scenic Route Starting in Millstreet with a Break in Gouganne Barra and Finishing at The Pub Carriganima for Refreshments and Live Entertainment.

All Vintage,Classic Cars Bikes Vans etc very Welcome on the Day.

For more Details Contact Luke Hurley on 086 8805437 or Bernard Crowley on 087 7924406.

 

 

Millstreet Vintage Club make a Presentation to Millstreet Day Care Centre

A Presentation was
made on Friday Evening July 28th to Millstreet Day Care Centre by Millsteeet Vintage Club following the recent Cars and Coffee Event that the Club ran for the Centre back in May in Drishane,an impressive €2,272 was the final proceeds from the Coffee Morning and both Marie O’Sullivan of Millstreet Day Care Centre and Chairman of the Day Care Centre Derry Morley
thanked everyone at Millstreet Vintage Club for organising a resoundingly successful
and most entertaining Event,they both went on to say the Funds made on the Event will be put to great use in further development to make improvements to what is already a top class facility serving the Town of Millstreet and the Neighbouring Locality around it.

Below are some Photographs from the Presentation and we thank Danny Lane for these Images.

 

 

BUMBLEance Children’s Ambulance Service say a Big Thank You for your Support

Below is a lovely Letter and Card from BUMBLEance Children’s Ambulance Service Group to Event Organiser Willie Fitzgerald of the recent joint venture between Millstreet Vintage Club and Corkmusicstation in the running of the Summer Car Run back in June,BUMBLEance thanked everyone for the great support received which is much appreciated by the Group and both Millstreet Vintage Club and Corkmusicstation are delighted to be associated with such a worthy Cause and look forward to working with them again next year. 

Great Turnout for the first ever Millstreet Vintage Club Charity Van Run in Aid of St Joseph’s Foundation

Millstreet Vintage Club and Event Organiser Martin Lucey would like to thank Everyone that took part in the Jeep and Van Run held last Sunday in aid of St. Joseph’s Foundation, there was a great Turnout of 90 Vehicles which took part and they left the Green Glens Complex in Millstreet just after 12 noon and then made there way to Dromtariffe,Newmarket and then heading on to Ballydesmond, Knocknagree, Rathmore and back to the finish in Millstreet.
Martin Lucey and Millstreet Vintage Club were delighted with the support and thanked Everyone for making the Trip to the Event both from near and far and a big thanks must go out to the Marshals and An Garda Siochana who kept the Event flowing so smoothly,also thanks to all the people helping out at Event Sign On,Documentation etc,to the Media and Photographers who covered the event both on the day and in the lead up,also many thanks to the Duggan Family for the use of a great Venue in Green Glens,to our Sponsors of Prizes on the day who were Millstreet/Macroom Motor Factors, John Guerin Crash Repairs and ImoB Auto thanks for your support and a shout out as well must go to Susan Nolan for taking the time out to say a few words before the Run departed from Millstreet and thanks as well to the Collins Teachers for bringing along the Bus and to FaceCook for looking after the catering and to anybody else who helped out in anyway thanks a lot,without the help and support the Event would not have been the success that it was,we hope everybody enjoyed the Run and look forward to seeing you all again very soon.

Photos Courtesy of Daniel Lane and Bernard Crowley.

 

Millstreet Vintage Club Van and Jeep Run in aid of St Joseph’s Foundation happening on next Sunday July 23rd

Millstreet Vintage Club are running a brand new Event on next Sunday July 23rd,the Event which is a Van and Jeep Run is being ran by Martin Lucey and  considerable interest has already being shown on what is shaping up to be a great day out,the Run is in Aid of St. Joseph’s Foundation and is open to All Vans and Jeeps up to 3.5 Tonne including Light Commercials,
there are prizes up for grabs for most unusual livery,best lighting and accessories on a vehicle and for best vintage livery,these are sponsored by Millstreet Motor Factors,John Guerin Crash Repairs/Tyre Services and ImoB Auto,the Event will start from Green Glens Station Road with Sign On there from 10.30 am with Take Off at 12.15,for more Details Call Martin Lucey on 087 7668572. [read more …] “Millstreet Vintage Club Van and Jeep Run in aid of St Joseph’s Foundation happening on next Sunday July 23rd”

Outstanding support for recent Millstreet Vintage Club Bumbleance Summer Car Run

A Presentation was made last Night to Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service following the recent Bumbleance Car Run organised by Millstreet Vintage Club and headed by Willie Fitzgerald,the Fundraising Event was a Giant Effort between Cork Music Station and Millstreet Vintage Club,an Impressive Total of €5,006.70 was the Final Amount collected following the Car Run and the CMS Go Fund Me Page Donation Campaign and BUMBLEance Children’s Ambulance Service Volunteer Richard Walsh was on hand to accept this fantastic amount of Money from Willie Fitzgerald and Crew last Night at a Presentation held at Murphys Gala Shop on the Mallow/Killarney Rd, Richard was absolutely delighted with the Presentation to Bumbleance which does incredible work for very ill Children and said the Donation would be be very beneficial in continuing to keep this Vital Service on the Road,Willie Fitzgerald thanked everyone that supported the Cause and helped in anyway at all to make the Fundraiser the success that it was, Club Members and Friends along with some Vintage and Classic Cars were on hand to add there support at the Presentation to what is a very Worthy Cause,big thanks to Daniel Lane Breeda Piggott and Bernard Crowley for the Photos.

Go Fund Me Page for Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service coming to a close at the End of June

Cork Music Station in conjunction with Millstreet Vintage Club are back again in 2023 to raise much needed funds for Bumbleance the Children’s Charity Ambulance Service,a summer car run was held on Saturday 17th June 2023 last for the cause and also there is a Go Fund Me Page open until the end of June 2023 for anybody that might still wish to contribute,there is just 1 day left now if you wish to make a Contribution 

We send a very special thank you for your support so far this year and also in the years past and you have a final chance on the Go Fund Me Page here https://gofund.me/1304c460 before it closes tomorrow night.

Thanks again for the continued Support.

 

 

 

Fantastic Turnout for The Millstreet Vintage Club Summer Car Run in Aid of Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service last Saturday Evening

The Millstreet Vintage Club Summer Car Run was held last Saturday Evening over in Cullen and despite the Weather being a big Challenge with Thunder and Lightning and Torrential Rain prevailing before the start of the Event there was a very impressive 95 Cars signed on for
the Event which was again in Aid of BUMBLEance Children’s Ambulance Service,the starting point was the Cullen Community Centre where the Bumbleance Ambulance was also on display,the Cars left Cullen just after 6pm and made there way on a Scenic Route up to Knocknagree and then on to Ballydesmond, Sugan Road,Cordal and on to Castleisland before heading out the Abbeyfeale Road and then turning left and heading up into some spectacular views of the Countryside that brought the Cars down into the Finish at O`Riadas Bar and Restuarant near Ballymacelligott, the weather was not as favourable on this occasion but the views on this part of the Run never disappoint even on a bad Weather day and once we reached the finish this was followed by Refreshments and Musical Entertainment supplied by Bernie Heaney Barry O Halloran Sheila Heery and Tim Joe O’Riordan.
At the Finish of the Event the Bumbleance Ambulance was again on display at O Riadas Bar Ballymacelligott and a viewing of this very impressive Vehicle gives a person an idea of the great Work and Service this voluntary group carry out for seriously ill Children.
There was an open draw made before the start of the Run in Cullen for a Perpetual Trophy and this was won by Ian O’Connor in his Subaru Legacy.
Millstreet Vintage Club and Event Organiser Willie Fitzgerald would like to thank everyone who came along to the Event, your support was tremendous and much appreciated,a big shout out must go out to the People that helped out on Saturday Evening in very Challenging Weather Conditions which helped make the Event a massive success, to all the Marshalls, Bike Marshalls, Registration/Sign On, Route Layout/Arrowing Crew, the hardworking Catering Crew in Cullen etc many many thanks for all your help, also thanks must go out to Cullen Pipe Band, An Garda Siochana,Cullen Community Centre, Sheila Fitzgerald of The Corkman Mike Sheehan Old Road Productions,O`Riadas for great Food and Hospitality, Photographers and Media People, thanks also to The Pub Carriganima for the Amplification System and finally many thanks to all the people that donated Spot Prizes for the Raffle namely Kealy Coaches Cullen,The Pub Carriganima,Super Valu Millstreet, Murphys Gala Banteer Kanturk, Duggans Recovery, Liam O`Connor Garage, Dan Barry Crash Repairs Bernard and Mary Crowley,Luke/Mairead Hurley and Family,Dan and Mary O’Riordan,Eileen and John Lucey Recovery Boherbue,Sheila Heery,
O Riadas Bar and Restaurant,Bernie Heaney, and Sibly Group.

For anybody that may have not been at the Event on Saturday Evening last but would like to make a Contribution to Bumbleance you can still do so on a Go Funde Me Page organised by Corkmusicstation and Willie Fitzgerald,this Go Fund Me Fundraiser Page will remain Live until the end of June and can be found on the Link Below.

https://gofund.me/1304c460

We hope you Enjoyed the Event and we look forward to seeing you all again very soon.

Photos by Daniel Lane, Sammy Murphy Seán Radley and Ray Corkery. 

 

The General Public are very Welcome to the Millstreet Vintage Club Bumbleance Summer Car Run happening on Saturday Evening June 17th over in Cullen

The Millstreet Vintage Club Summer Car Run which is taking place on this coming Saturday Evening June 17th over in Cullen,the General Public are very Welcome to come along to Cullen Community Centre and have a look at some Cool Vehicles that are promised to be on display.

Preparations are well advanced for the Run which will be in Aid of Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service and it will be an opportunity for People to see the Bumbleance Ambulance as well which will be on display at the start of the Event over in Cullen Community Centre,the Event is open to All Vintage/Classic Cars Bikes Vans Trucks etc, the Run will Start Out in Cullen Community Centre(Eircode P51 YY06) with Sign On from 4.30pm and Take Off at 6pm Sharp,the Cullen Pipe Band will lead the Run away from the start in Cullen and it will take in a Scenic Route with views of Mushera Mountain,Clara Mountain,The Paps,Mangerton and Carrantuohill especially if the Weather will be good,the second part of the Run will on a clear Evening give the possibility of seeing up into as far as Limerick and Clare so a very Scenic Route is promised,the Run will End up at O’Riadas Bar Ballymacelligot just outside Castleisland where there will be Free Food and Music Supplied by the very Popular Bernie Heaney along with Barry O Halloran and Sheila Heery, also on the Evening there will be a Draw with some nice Prizes to be Won,Entry for the Run will be by Donation and its all for a great Cause in Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service,for Details Contact Willie Fitzgerald on 087 2229874,Ita Fitzgerald on 087 9865217 or Bernard Crowley on 087 7924406.

If you wish to make a Contribution Online there is a Go Fund Me Page Co-ordinated by Cork Music Station now open for Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service at the Link below

https://gofund.me/1304c460

 

 

 

Millstreet Vintage Club makes Presentation to Mercy Hospital Foundation following recent John Barry Memorial Tractor Run

Millstreet Vintage Club made a Presentation to the Mercy Hospital Foundation on Thursday Evening last with the Proceeds from the recent Inaugural John Barry Memorial Tractor Run, an Impressive final Total Amount of €4,000 was collected from the Event.
Louise O’Brien of the Mercy Hospital Foundation was on hand to accept the Cheque from Event Organiser Dan Barry along with his Family and Members of Millstreet Vintage Club and Linda was delighted with the response and generosity from the Vintage Enthusiasts and General Public who supported the Event and said the money made will go to looking after the Elderly Care Department in the Mercy Hospital Cork.
Millstreet Vintage Club Chairman and Event Organiser Dan Barry was delighted with the way the Event went and thanked everyone who helped and supported in anyway to make the very first John Barry Memorial Tractor Run a great success and in doing so helping a great Cause in the Mercy Hospital Foundation which is a Charity very close to the Hearts of the Barry Family.

We thank both Daniel Lane and Seán Radley for the Photos. 📸📸

 

 

Millstreet Vintage Club Bumbleance Summer Car Run happening on Saturday Evening June 17th

With just over 2 weeks left to go to the Millstreet Vintage Club Summer Car Run which is taking place on Saturday Evening June 17th the Event is once again in Aid of Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service and is open to All Vintage/Classic Cars Bikes Vans Trucks etc,

Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service does wonderful work and is a Totally Voluntary Organisation.

Bumbleance ensures that the journey of a sick child is as safe and comfortable as possible,

Bumbleance Trips and Services cover the following

Pre and Post-surgical appointments
Inter hospital transfers
Respite and Hospice Trips
Scheduled Trips
Chemo Cab
Transplants and critical care
Angel Trips

The Run will Start Out in Cullen Community Centre (Eircode P51 YY06) with Sign On from 4.30pm and Take Off at 6pm Sharp and it will take in a Scenic Route with the Run ending up at O’Riadas Bar Ballymacelligot just outside Castleisland where there will be Free Food and Music Supplied by Bernie Heaney, Barry O’Halloran and Sheila Heery, also on the Evening there will be a Draw with some nice Prizes to be Won.

Entry for the Run will be by Donation and its all for a great Cause in Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service,for Details Contact Willie Fitzgerald on 087 2229874,Ita Fitzgerald on 087 9865217 or Bernard Crowley on 087 7924406.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drishane Vintage Event on Sunday Hugely Enjoyed by Many Visitors

Taibba Hassan pictured with four of the special Biking Visitors from Mallow at Sunday’s wonderfully successful Vintage Event at Drishane. We thank Nadeem for sharing the splendid image. Tap on the pictures to enlarge. (S.R.)

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Magnificent Turnout for Millstreet Vintage Club Cars & Coffee Event at Drishane Castle

A Great Day was had today at the Millstreet Vintage Club Cars @ Coffee Event held in the lovely Grounds of Drishane Castle in Millstreet,the Event which was headed by Donie Lucey and Team attracted close on 200 Cars of all Descriptions with something there for everyone to enjoy,there was a great attendance from the General Public as well as Car Enthusiasts who travelled from near and far and the Weather behaved very well for the Event with the beneficiary from the Proceedings being Millstreet Day Centre which is a very Worthy Cause.

Donie Lucey would like to thank everyone for there generous support on the day and wishes to thank the Duggan Family for the use of such a fantastic and attractive venue and location which undoubtedly added to the fantastic atmosphere that was to be had at the Event,also Donie would like to thank all the Club Members who helped out today and without there hard work and support the Event would not have been the success that it was.

 

Photos Courtesy of SJM Photos(Sammy Murphy) and Danny Lane.

 

 

 

The General Public very Welcome at Millstreet Vintage Club Cars and Coffee Event happening in Drishane Castle Grounds this Sunday May 21st

With just 1 day left to go now to the Millstreet Vintage Club Cars & Coffee Event at the Castle happening Tomorrow Sunday May 21st in Drishane Castle Millstreet the General Public are very much encouraged and welcome to attend and enjoy the beautiful Grounds of Drishane and at the same time see some Cool Vehicles as well,proceedings kick off from 10.30am to 2pm.

It Promises to be a great Day Out for All the Family.

All Vintage Classic Cars Bikes Vans etc,are very welcome to attend,for more Details Call Donie Lucey on 086 8545873.