“Radio Treasures” Tonight 9.15pm to 11.30pm

On this Tuesday – 11th June 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 99) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Sheila Fitzgerald and Friends including Fr. Martin McCormack  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music StationPlease note that our CMS Website is now back  in operation but there are also other ways to listen to CMS by using the “Radio Garden” App, by the “Tune In” App or by Alexa.   At 9.30pm we greet our newest CMS DJ – Vincent Murray.  At 9.35pm we especially remember the late Horst Meilenbrock from Soest, Germany.  At 9.45pm we meet the “Food Dude” AmbassadorsAt 10pm we reflect on the recent Election.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the image below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

This Tuesday morning…11th June 2024… at Presentation N.S., Millstreet Aideen from Food Dudes National Project (on right) presented a most impressive hand-crafted Plaque to Coordinator Helen O’Sullivan in the presence of the Staff and Pupils of Presentation N.S. marking four splendid years of participation in this Health Related praiseworthy Project. Please listen to their Interview tonight at 9.45pm on “Radio Treasures” on www.corkmusicstation.com .

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight 9.15pm to 11.30pm

On this Tuesday – 4th June 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 98) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on The Sandpit House  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music StationPlease note that our CMS Website is now back  in operation but there are also other ways to listen to CMS by using the “Radio Garden” App, by the “Tune In” App or by Alexa.   At 9.30pm we meet the Australian Team at Green Glens and we hear magnificent Piano MusicAt 10pm we interview Pearse Doherty and John O’Sullivan on this Election Week    Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the image below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Millstreet Corpus Christi Procession 2024.

“Radio Treasures” Tonight 9.15pm to 11.30pm

On this Tuesday – 28th May 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 97) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Meelin  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music StationPlease note that our CMS Website is now back  in operation but there are also other ways to listen to CMS by using the “Radio Garden” App, by the “Tune In” App or by Alexa.   At 9.30pm we continue with the 4th and Final Episode of our new series on Charleville.    Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Annual Fundraising for the Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind on Friday last at outside Colemans at Minor Row, Millstreet.

Meeting at Café Aroma – Three generations of the Moynihan Family – Margaret, Niall and Conor. Also included is Brendan Murphy (2nd from left).
Michelle O’Keeffe presents the Cork 800 Mascot (actually made at Clara Toy Factory in Pound Hill, Millstreet!) to Millstreet Museum. This wonderful item was found while spring cleaning at Dromtariffe GAA Club.
Meeting our Friends in Charleville at 9.30pm for our 4th and final episode of our Charleville features.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features George, Denis & Charleville

On this Tuesday – 21st May 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 96) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Castlemartyr  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music StationPlease note that our CMS Website is now back  in operation but there are also other ways to listen to CMS by using the “Radio Garden” App, by the “Tune In” App or by Alexa.   At 9.30pm we continue with Episode Three of our new series on Charleville.   At 10.10pm we meet Denis O’Mahony who on Sunday, 2nd June is scheduled to climb Ireland’s Highest Mountain (in Co. Kerry) in aid of “Breakthrough Cancer Research”  At 10.30pm we interview George F. Langan during his recent visit to Munster.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Meeting our Friends in Charleville at 9.30pm.
Our Interview with Denis O’Mahony is at 10.10pm.   The link to the wonderfully praiseworthy fundraising Project is as follows:  https://www.idonate.ie/fundraiser/DenisOMahony
The view from the summit of Ireland’s highest mountain.
The Cross at the Summit.
We interview George F. Langan at 10.30pm.
Mervyn and Cath Sharpe pictured at the Boeing during their recent visit to Millstreet. Two of our most Loyal Listeners in the UK to “Radio Treasures”.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Charleville, Ancestral Search & Mallow Pipe Band Centenary

On this Tuesday – 7th May 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 94) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Latharn  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music StationPlease note that our CMS Website is now back  in operation but there are also other ways to listen to CMS by using the “Radio Garden” App, by the “Tune In” App or by Alexa.   At 9.30pm we introduce our new series on Charleville.   At 10pm we share our feature on the Centenary of the Thomas Davis Pipe Band from Mallow.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Tracing ancestral roots in the Millstreet area – Roman, Jude and Ailish.

With the Elections in June canvassing has begun in Millstreet and beyond.
Recent Paragliding from Clara Mountain.
Truly magnificent Rainbow seen by many on this Sunday evening.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Collins Barracks

On this Tuesday – 23rd April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 92) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on A Variety of Artists – Singers, Musicians and Storytellers  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 10pm we feature  a very interesting Feature relating to Collins Barracks.   Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Presentation at Collins Barracks, Cork on 7th April 2024 – a special feature at 10pm tonight.
From Youghal Mr. McCarthy performed with the 4th Inf. Bn. Assoc. Pipers at the special occasion in Collins Barracks.
Patrick O’Donoghue – representing the Thomas Davis Pipe Band, Mallow on the celebration of its Centenary this year.
Local VIPs at the live recording of “Glór Tíre” in the Galway Gaeltacht last week. The Final of the TV Show is being broadcast live from 9.30pm tonight. Watch out for local people participating in the dancing!
One of the many wonderful Polish Families attending the Easter 2024 Blessing ceremony in Millstreet.
Coordinating the superbly successful First Dromtariffe Vintage Club event on Sunday, 21st April 2024.

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“Radio Treasures” Next Week Features Collins Barracks

On this Tuesday – 16th April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 91) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Glanworth, Co. Cork at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm).

There is no “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday

…..but next week we shall be broadcasting a very special feature on the recent Blessing of 4 Infantry Battalion Association Colours and Deceased Members Mass held at Collins Barracks, Cork.

Some of the special Dignitaries present on Sunday, 7th April 2024 for the special ceremony at Collins Barracks, Cork.  Tap on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Artists Supreme & Prestigious Music Festival

On this Tuesday – 9th April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 90) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Newcastlewest, Co. Limerick  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 9.30pm we feature  a very interesting Interview with  people associated with the recent Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam.  At 10pm we interview Four Artists – Denis and Bernie O’Connor, Gordon Hogan from Co. Tipperary and Anja Buchheister from Germany – at the recent Launch of Sculptor Supreme, Denis O’Connor’s Exhibition “In My Time” one of whom was also a renowned Tour Guide in Germany.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

At 9.30pm we interview Sheila, Pat and Maura (centre) pictured here in Kiskeam with further relatives of the late Maurice O’Keeffe.
At 10pm we listen to Interviews recorded at Denis O’Connor’s recent Exhibition Launch in Cork chatting here with Bernard, Heather and Eileen O’Donoghue.
We chat about the recent Cinema release of this Documentary which apparently includes a very brief clip from our 1993 Documentary “Memories of Millstreet”. I’ve yet to see “One Night in Millstreet” but Martha Cronin who recently attended its showing at the Los Angeles Film Festival shared this image below from the film!

Presentation of impressive cheque by Millstreet Vintage Club to St. John’s Well Committee at Aubane Community Centre.
The wonderfully talented Cast of the recent hugely successful “The Promise of Spring” at Aubane Community Centre.
Mary Conroy of Radio Kerry introducing some of the superb Musicians at the recent Maurice O’Keeffe Musical Festival in Kiskeam.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Holy Wells & Kiskeam Easter

On this Tuesday – 2nd April 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 89) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Sherkin Island  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 10.00pm we feature  a very interesting Interview with  people associated with a wonderful Project relating to Holy Wells and we feature musical recordings from Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Official Launch of Denis O’Connor’s “In My Time” magnificent Sculpture Exhibition in Cork on 28th March 2024…Continuing until 26th April in LHQ Gallery at County Library Building on Western Road.  Denis is pictured here with his distinctive black hat in the centre.
Celebrating the recent 70th Anniversary of New Holland dealership at Colemans Millstreet (full feature later).
Jerry Kelleher and his son Ryan at the wonderfully successful Aubane Concert thoroughly enjoyed by a capacity audience.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features A Preview of Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend

On this Tuesday – 26th March 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 88) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Hospital, Co. Limerick  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.    At 10.00pm we feature very interesting Interviews with lots of people associated with the upcoming Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend in Kiskeam and Ballydesmond.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

The very impressive range of wonderfully talented Musicians participating at the Official Launch on 16th March of the Maurice O’Keeffe Traditional Weekend taking place over the Easter Weekend 2024.
From left: Pat Fleming, Coordinator; Elmarie O’Dwyer, M.C., Singer; Anita Bennis, All-Ireland Whistler Champion & Musician.
Meadhbh Walsh, singer/musician and Cllr. Bernard Moynihan, Coordinator.
Seán Murphy, MC recording the superb singing of Liam Roche at St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Carriganima on 16th March 2024.
This wonderful young participant in the Carriganima Parade 2024 seems to be quite fascinated by the very fine singing of Liam Roche!!

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Interviews with Denis Minihane, Brendan Kelleher and Pat O’Sullivan

On this Tuesday – 19th March 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 87) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Boherbue  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear on Sunday night at 10pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  At 9.20pm we begin our Tribute to the late Maureen Henry.   At 9.30pm we  share a wonderful Interview with Press Photographer supreme, Denis Minihane following the recent official launch of a special RTAI Photography Exhibition in the Library beside Wilton Shopping Centre.   At 9.50pm a very special Birthday Greeting.   At. 9.55pm we feature an Interview with Brendan Kelleher at St. John’s Well, Mushera.   At 10.05pm we meet with the very interesting Pat O’Sullivan of Carrignavar at Millstreet Museum.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)
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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Declan’s Interview and Patrick’s Tribute to Denis

On this Tuesday – 5th March 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 86) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Tom Meaney & Friends recall History (…..this programme has been shared with President Michael D. Higgins)  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  At 9.30pm we share Patrick Lynch’s magnificent Tribute to the late Denis Murphy, Ballydaly.   We meet three young people at 10.00pm who will be travelling to Lourdes during Easter 2024.  Tonight we feature Part Two of a Fascinating Interview with Declan Ryan regarding his dedicated service to the National Ambulance Service of Ireland at 10.05pm.    Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Sincere congratulations to the victorious Millstreet Community School Team – Munster Senior Football Champions 2024Tap on the images to enlarge.
Declan Ryan pictured at Millstreet Museum during his recent Radio Interview. Part 2 of Declan’s hugely interesting Interview is at 10.05pm tonight.
Holly, Denis and Aoife at Lourdes Quiz event at Wallis Arms Hotel…We hear their brief Interview at 10.00pm tonight.
Prize winners at the recent Lourdes Quiz in the Wallis Arms Hotel.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Declan Ryan Interview

On this Tuesday – 27th Feb. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 85) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on A Variety of Entertainers  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature Part One of a Fascinating Interview with Declan Ryan regarding his dedicated service to the National Ambulance Service of Ireland at 10.00pm.   (Part Two next Tuesday at 10pm).   We hear about the recent Cat Rescue!  A special call out at 9.30pm to a group of inspiring Nurses who climbed Clara Mountain on Sunday.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Declan Ryan pictured at Millstreet Museum during his recent Radio Interview.  Part 1 of Declan’s hugely interesting Interview will be broadcast tonight at 10pm on www.corkmusicstation.com .

Tractor Run in aid of Millstreet Pitch & Putt Club took place on Sunday 25th Feb. 2024.
MCS Transition Year Debs Ball took place on Friday, 23rd Feb. 2024.

Wonderful success for Millstreet Presentation N.S. at Cork’s Feis Maitiú 2024.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Rathmore & Aubane

On this Tuesday – 13th Feb. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 83) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Kilgarvan  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature Vintage Event at Rathmore 9.30pm and Special Tribute in Aubane to Linda Desmond, Boxing Champion Supreme at 10.00pm.   Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Tributes to Pat & also Dominic

On this Tuesday – 6th Feb. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 82) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Memories of Donal Ring  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature Tributes to Pat O’Keeffe at 9.30pm and to Dominic MacSweeney at 10.10pm.   Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Aubane Cheque & Dancing

On this Tuesday – 30th Jan. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 82) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Memories of Donal Ring  at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature a very special Interview at 10pm recorded in Aubane on Thursday when a €1,000.00 Cheque was presented to Maureen Buckley in advance of her mission in March to South Africa.  John F. Kelleher also joins our chat.  We also speak with Dan O’Donoghue, Dancing Instructor supreme – recorded in Aubane.   Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

A wonderful Reunion of the Team involved in the Moulding Department of Alps Electric Millstreet from 1989 – took place at the very welcoming Corkery’s Bar on Fri. 24th Nov. 2023. From left: Noel Quinlan (Newmarket), Jerry Healy (Keim), Thomas O’Leary, Eileen McSweeney (Cobh), Mairéad Buckley-Hurley (Organiser of Reunion), Majella O’Riordan (Rathcoole), Michael Walsh (Tullylease) and Niall Casey (Killarney).
Grandparents’ Day 2024 at Millstreet Presentation N.S..
Organisers of the recent Grandparents’ Day 2024 reception at Presentation N.S..
Recent celebration of Mary Hickie’s 90th Birthday at the Canon O’Donovan Millstreet Day Centre organised by Millstreet Active Retirement Association. All five Ladies in our photo are in their 90s – from left: Eily Buckley, Maureen Corkery, Mary Hickie, Joan Wall and Kay Ryan.  Sincere congratulations.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features a Preview of Rathmore Panto

On this Tuesday – 23rd Jan. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme (no. 81) from the  splendid Archival Series where the focus is on Glenduff near Mitchelstown at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature a very special Interview at 10pm recorded at the Preparation of Rathmore Panto 2024…with Val Moynihan and John Tarrant.  Lots more of our regular items also.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

The Hills of Cobh or Queenstown in 1926 – colourised image.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight at 9.30 Features Our Visit to BTYSTE 2024 in Dublin

On this Tuesday – 16th Jan. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on a repeat of Friends from Lisgoold, Co. Cork at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature very special Interviews at 9.30pm recorded last Thursday at the BTYSTE 2024 in Dublin- all illustrated below.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.   Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Robert, Emma and Luke from MCS with Minister Simon Harris at the BTYSTE 2024. We thank Luke for this special photo.
Teachers Jennifer and Francy pictured with Abbie, Tara and Emily.
It was a very real honour to record a brief Interview with the Co-founder  some 60 years ago of the BTYSTE – Dr. Tony Scott.
The wonderfully talented children from Derrinagree N.S. with their truly fascinating Project relating to the Dance of the Honey Bee.

Great to have met Delegates from Kenya at the BTYSTE 2024.
A superb Project from the excellent Students from Derry.

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight at 9.30 Features Our Visit to BTYSTE 2024 in Dublin”

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Mary, Jack, Cullen & “Rufus”

On this Tuesday – 9th Jan. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on a repeat of Friends from Buttevant, Co. Cork at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature very special Interviews – all illustrated below.   Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  A very Happy and Healthy 2024 to All.  Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

“Rufus” from Limerick – An Interview with his dedicated Owners at 9.30pm.

Celebrating the wonderful Mary Hickie’s 90th Birthday – Interviews with Aileen and Mary at 10pm.
At 10.30pm an Interview with all five VIPs paying tribute to the late Jack Roche in Rockchapel.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Darren’s Interview and the Ukrainian & Millstreet Choirs on Christmas Day

 On this Tuesday – 2nd Jan. 2024 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on a repeat of Friends from Churchtown, Co. Cork at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature a special Interview at 10pm with the wonderfully popular Singer/Songwriter, Darren Kiely recorded after his recent hugely successful Show here in Millstreet GAA Community Hall.   We also listen to the superb Ukrainian and Millstreet Choirs recorded at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet on Christmas Day 2023.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  A very Happy and Healthy 2024 to All.  Tap on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

The splendid Ukrainian Choir singing at 11.30am Mass on 25th Dec. 2023 in St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet.
Both superb Choirs pictured on Christmas Day 2023 following their magnificent recital which will be broadcast tonight on our programme at 9.45pm on Cork Music Station.
Darren Kiely’s Interview at 10pm.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Highlights of 2023

 On this Tuesday – 26th Dec. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on a repeat of A Christmas Special Show at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Tonight we feature lots of Interviews which featured on our Show during 2023. Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  A very Happy New Year to All.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Three Special Interviews

 On this Tuesday – 19th Dec. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on A Christmas Special Show at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number. 

 Our Three Special Interviews Tonight

At 9.30pm  we meet Nuala, Neil and Marie at the Annual Presentation of Certifcates at the Millstreet Branch of the Cork College of FET.

At 9.40pm we interview a wide variety of people associated with the recent development of a magnificent New Mural at Millstreet Community School.

At 10.10pm a very special phone Interview with Author, David Dalton from Dublin whose superb book “How’s the Head?” has recently been launched.

Christmas colour supreme at Drishane Road, Millstreet.
Welcoming Christmas 2023 at Clara Road, Millstreet.
Gillian Gilbourne promoting the real spirit of Christmas at Millstreet Library.
Father and son displaying the splendid new Aubane St. John’s Club  jackets.

And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.) [read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Three Special Interviews”

“Radio Treasures” Tonight 9.15pm to 11.30pm

 On this Tuesday – 12th Dec. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on West Cork at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  (S.R.)     At 10pm we feature special Interviews.  And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.)

Jerry, Con and John brought their All-Ireland Quiz Cup to Cloghoula N.S..
A section of the wonderful attendance at the Millstreet Gramophone Circle’s Friday night Presentation by Pat McCarron of Bandon (holding the Millstreet Calendar).
Dubby Twomey at The Square on 8th Dec. 2023.
Entirely magical!
Randles Family Home in the wonderful Christmas spirit at Minor Row, Millstreet.
Colourful West End, Millstreet, at Christmas.


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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Concert Highlights & More

 On this Tuesday – 5th Dec. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on Ballincollig at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  (S.R.)     At 10pm we reflect on the magnificent MCS Concert.  And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.)

Safety Course presented by Séamus O’Grady, Chairman IVETA (in white shirt) to a number of Vintage Clubs at Millstreet Parish Centre.

Eily Buckley being congratulated following her wonderful interview at Friday’s splendid Concert at MCS.
Pictured before the 50th Anniversary Concert at MCS – from left: Seán R., Niamh K., Jamie and James L.

 

Oleksii Shemshur, Concert Pianist from Ukraine being greeted by Marty Morrissey following his magnificent recital at Friday’s Concert.
The wonderfully talented Joe Guerin providing a superb evening of music and song at the Canon O’Donovan Millstreet Day Centre.

 

Raising the 50th Anniversary flag at MCS on Friday, 1st Dec. 2023.
The truly outstanding Grand Finale of Friday’s Concert with the superb rendition of “Fairytale of New York”.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Matt Cooper & Knockalougha Visit

 On this Tuesday – 28th Nov. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on Bartlemy at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  (S.R.)     And our final visit to Knockalougha Rambling House 2023 is at 10pmAt 9.55pm we hear a special Christmas Party song by Singer/Songwriter Steve Roche.   We interview at 9.45pm Matt Cooper and Coordinators of Sunday’s official turning on of Millstreet’s Christmas Lights.  And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.)

Noreen, Niamh, Matt and Catherine at the official Turning on of Millstreet’s Christmas Lights on Sunday, 26th Nov. 2023.
MCS awarded with the highly prestigious “Sanctuary” status (more details later)
Meet the many wonderful Clubs event on Saturday, 25th Nov. 2023.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Boxing Magic

 On this Tuesday – 21st Nov. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on A Visit by Lyre Heritage in Co. Waterford at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  (S.R.)     And our final visit to Knockalougha Rambling House 2023 is deferred until next weekAt 10pm we celebrate All-Ireland winning Elite Boxer Supreme Linda Desmond as well as Olan Twohig by featuring a wide selection of Interviews which we recently recorded at Linda’s celebratory home-coming and 21st Birthday Party at the very welcoming “Bush Bar” in Millstreet.   And we refer to “One Night in Millstreet” Documentary recently launched in Cork.  Also we chat about the very popular Singer/Composer Supreme Darren Kiely who recently played to an enthusiastic capacity audience also in Cork City.  And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.)

Presentation Day at the Presentation Sisters Cemetery this morning , 21st Nov. 2023.
Celebrating Linda and Olan’s inspiring Boxing victories at the Bush Bar, Millstreet on Sunday, 12th Nov. 2023.
Linda’s 21st Birthday Celebration at the victory occasion.
Linda with her Godmother, Margaret Mullane.
Interviewing Coach Supreme, Seán Barrett and Linda.

Linda’s enthusiastic Kerry Supporters.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Knockalougha & Stars Galore

 On this Tuesday – 14th Nov. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on A Tribute to Jimmy Shand at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  (S.R.)     And our 6th visit to Knockalougha Rambling House 2023 is at 10.10pm….preceded by an Interview from 2020 with Stefan Brennan Healy who recently was the truly magnificent lead Actor in “The Valley of the Squinting Windows” at the Gaiety Theatre.   We also chat about All-Ireland winning Boxer Supreme Linda Desmond as well as Olan Twohig.   And we refer to “One Night in Millstreet” Documentary launched in Cork on Saturday while on Sunday Singer/Composer Supreme Darren Kiely played to an enthusiastic capacity audience also in Cork City.  And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.)

Linda Desmond, Elite All-Ireland Champion, Coach Seán Barrett, Kieran Twohig with his champion son, Olan. Both gifted Boxers are members of Rylane Boxing Club.  (Full feature later)
Meeting with Actor Supreme, Stefan Brennan-Healy following his recent truly magnificent lead performance at Dublin’s Gaiety Theatre.

Darren Kiely – Singer/Composer Supreme
Autumn in Millstreet Town Park.
The wonderful “Sadie” – Therapeutic Pet Dog at Scoil Mhuire, Millstreet BNS.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Knockalougha & Mallow Event

 On this Tuesday – 7th Nov. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on Killeedy, Co. Limerick at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  (S.R.)     And our 5th visit to Knockalougha Rambling House 2023 is at 10.10pm….preceded by an Interview with Sgt. Michael Kelly and Members of Cobh Animation Group at “The Arches” in Mallow.  And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the image to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Includes Four Special Features

Our four special features tonight are as follows:  9.30pm – “The Ireland Way” Visitor celebrates Millstreet’s Royal Welcome at the Dennehy Family home in “Knockdrish” at Drishane Road.   At 9.35pm we revisit the recent Model Toy Show where we meet members of Cork Model Aero Club

And we also meet with John Murphy who fabricated the amazing model of a Liebherr Crane.   At 10pm we pay our fifth visit to Knockalougha Rambling House.  At 10.30pm we chat about the wonderfully positive reaction to the two-hour Millstreet feature on Radio Kerry with Frank and Siubhán Lewis of Killarney the podcast link of which will be uploaded tomorrow (Wednesday).   On this Tuesday – 31st Oct. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on Araglin, Co. Cork at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  (S.R.)    And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.)

Knockalougha Rambling House – a small section of the Sept. 2023 Attendees.
John Murphy and his daughter from Bunclody, Co. Wexford with John’s truly magnificent model giant crane at the recent Model Toy Show held at K&L Complex.
Cork Model Aero Club had a most impressive display at the recent Show.

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Knockalougha & Frank Lewis

 On this Tuesday – 24th Oct. 2023 … preceded by “Jimmy Reidy & Friends” with a wonderful programme from the  splendid Archival Show where the focus is on Athlacca, Co. Limerick at 8pm (the repeat of which one may hear after the Maureen Henry Show on Sunday night at 11pm) we invite you to also tune into “Radio Treasures” this Tuesday from 9.15 to 11.30pm on Cork Music Station.  Feel very welcome to contact the live programme by emailing corkmusicstation @gmail.com or texting 086 825 0074 – One may also WhatsApp that number.  (S.R.)    We defer until next Tuesday our third visit to the Model Toy Show.  At 9.30pm an Irish Rugby song composed and sung by Steve Roche. At 10pm we chat with Frank & Siubhán Lewis about next Saturday’s Radio Kerry Millstreet feature. And our 4th visit to Knockalougha Rambling House 2023 is at 10.05pm.   And of course we have all our regular features.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  Happy Listening.  (S.R.)

Enthusiastic GAA Participants in last Sunday’s Annual Event held in Millstreet Town Park when the Memorial Cups in memory of Alan and Tommy O’Connor, of Connie Kelleher and of Connie Hickey were presented.
A beautiful new Cup in memory of Jim Bradley was presented this year for the first time by the Bradley Family.
Two very impressive cheques were presented by Jimmy Murphy and Colleagues at The Pub in Carriganima to Macroom and Millstreet Hospitals.
The recent arrival of the new Modular Buildings providing two new Classrooms for Presentation N.S., Millstreet.

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