Information Required on theft of Quad near Sand Pit House Pub on Thursday Evening last

 

Information required on the theft of a Red Yamaha Big Bear 4×4 quad similar to the attached photo below which was stolen from a Farm near the Sand Pit House Pub on the N72 Mallow/Killarney Road on Thursday Evening last at approximately around the 8pm to 9pm timeframe,also stolen was an Oleomatic strimmers and an orange coloured Husqvarna chainsaw.A word of warning to others in the area to keep Equipment secure. Any information to Macroom Gardai on 026 20590

Millstreet Vintage Club Model Show held in Dromtarriffe yesterday an Outstanding Success

The Millstreet Vintage Club Model Show held in Dromtarriffe will go down as being the biggest Model Show so far held by the Club,Event Organisers Donie Lucey and Johnny Flynn of Millstreet Vintage Club wish to thank all the Exhibitors who came from all over the Country from both near and far and supported what was a most enjoyable Show over in Dromtarriffe Hall yesterday,with over 70 Trade Stands on display there was something for Everybody to see and the Event was also blessed with fantastic Weather Conditions on the day,also a very big thanks must go out to all Millstreet Vintage Club Members and Friends who helped in anyway or supported the Model Show over the weekend,there was a lot of work to be done from setting up the Hall on Saturday,the moving of all the hardware to all the different locations,the Paperwork/Registration work that was carried out,the busy Catering Team who kept everybody fed and watered over the weekend,the Stewards who kept the the Event Running so smoothly throughout the day,and to all the people that took everything back down again once the Show had finished,we would like to thank each and everyone of ye for your invaluable help on what was a very busy weekend,also many thanks to the Photographers and Media who came  along to record the days activities and also a very big thanks must go to the Ballinagree Vintage Club Members who came out in force to help us on the day which was very much appreciated,this was the BEST SHOW yet and without everyone’s help and support this could not have been achieved,we look forward to seeing you all again next year,thanks again from Donie Lucey and Johnny Flynn.

Photos of the Event can be found at the following links at https://www.facebook.com/Rnc-Rally-Pics-758072894309964/ 

and more at https://www.facebook.com/M2merallyphotos/

Model Toy Show in Dromtarriffe shaping up to be the Biggest yet

The  Model Toy Show hosted by Millstreet Vintage Club in Dromtarriffe on this coming Sunday has attracted Enthusiasts from all over the Country from both near and far,over 70 Exhibitors are expected at the Event in what promises to be one of the biggest Shows ever,there is something for everyone both Young and Old including a wide display of Model Cars,Trucks,Tractors etc,Farm Setting Layouts,Remote Control Cars,Trucks,and Plant Hire,Dolls Houses and Furniture displays and much more.Admission is €5 and Children are Free.

For more information,contact Donie on 086- 8545873,or John on 087-9230332 for details.

Some Characters lined up to attend Model Show in Dromtarriffe next Sunday

With just a couple of Days left now to the Annual Model Toy Show hosted by Millstreet Vintage Club in Dromtarriffe Hall on next Sunday Oct 14th, Conor McGregor who was all set to go to Dromtarriffe on Sunday is now unfortunately not going to make the Event after all as he has to fly back to the USA at short notice but Mickey Mouse and Charlie Chaplin are attending  and Model Show Fan Donald Trump has sent a message to the Organisers wishing the Show well but is unlikely to be there this year due to Business Commitments but one never knows with Trump,the Show is always a great day out and there is something there for everyone both Young and Old including a wide display of Model Cars,Trucks,Tractors etc,Farm Setting Layouts,Remote Control Cars,Trucks,and Plant Hire,Dolls Houses and Furniture displays and much more.Admission is €5 and Children are Free.

For more information,contact Donie on 086- 8545873,or John on 087-9230332 for details.

 

 

A few Characters expected to attend Millstreet Vintage Club Toy Show in Dromtarriffe on Sunday

With only just a few days left now to the Millstreet Vintage Club Model Toy Show taking place next Sunday in Dromtarriffe Hall it looks like a couple of Characters may be in attendance at the Event,Conor McGregor is still reeling after his Defeat last Weekend but is now on his way to the Model Show next Sunday,McGregor is a big Fan of the Model Show scene and he is using the Dromtarriffe Event on Sunday as a way to relax and get away from the pressure and stress of Competition and was gutted he missed last years Event so is making amends for that,McGregor touched down at Dublin Airport yesterday Evening and is now thought to be staying at The Red Cow Moran Hotel for a couple of Nights before making his way down to Dromtarriffe on Sunday,its shaping up to be a great Event with something for Everybody both Young and Old,Doors Open at 10.30 am, looking forward to seeing ye all there.For more information,contact Donie on 086- 8545873,or John on 087-9230332 for details.

Millstreet Vintage Club Annual Model Toy Show in Dromtariffe Hall on next Sunday Oct 14.

With less than a week to go now the countdown is well and truely on for the Annual Model Toy Show hosted by Millstreet Vintage Club in Dromtariffe Hall on next Sunday Oct 14th.The Show is always a great day out and has something for everyone both Young and Old. Admission is €5 and Children are Free.

For more information,contact Donie on 086-8545873,or John on 087-9230332 for details.

Annual Model Toy Show in Dromtariffe Hall on Sunday Oct 14th.

The countdown is on to the Annual Model Toy Show hosted by Millstreet Vintage Club in Dromtariffe Hall on Sunday Oct 14th. The Show is always a great day out and has something for everyone both Young and Old. Admission is €5 and Children are Free.

For more information, contact Donie on 086- 8545873, or John on 087-9230332 for details.

Aubane Community Text Alert Annual Membership Renewal Notice

AUBANE COMMUNITY TEXT ALERTS: Aubane Community Text Alert is now accepting applications from those who wish to renew or join there Text Alert System for 2018/2019,Text Alert Renewal Forms can be obtained by contacting either John F. Kelleher (086)1942161,Bernard Crowley (087)7924406,or Any Member of the Committee,Renewal forms to be returned by Monday Oct 15th.

Millstreet Vintage Club Display at Culture Night in Millstreet on Friday Sept 21st

Millstreet Vintage Club are delighted to be associated with the Culture Night in Millstreet which will be held on this coming Friday Sept 21st,the Vintage Club will put on a Display of Vintage Equipment Cars Tractors etc for the Evening and there are plenty Exhibits and Activities planned around the Town as well for the Culture Night itself,do support this Event and its all for Free.

Great Support for CART Tractor Run in Carriganima Today

Millstreet Vintage Club and CART Carriganima wish to thank everyone for there support today on the Tractor Run,the weather was superb on the day and some 60 Tractors took to the road and conveyed through what was a lovely Route which made its way back to the finish at The Pub in Carriganima where some Refreshments were enjoyed by all,again many thanks from CART Carriganima and Millstreet Vintage Club for the great turn out and support on the day,it is very much appreciated.
(Photos Courtesy of Sean Radley and Patrick W O’Leary)

CART Charity Tractor Run on Sunday Sept 16th in Carriganima

Millstreet Vintage Club Carriganima Tractor Run in aid of CART Rural Transport Service on Tommorrow Sunday September 16th. Registration at The Pub Carriganima from 10.30 am. Run starting at 12 noon sharp. Nice local scenic route. Refreshments afterwards at The Pub in Carriganima. Contact Sean on (087)2600640, or Dan on (087)2452569 for details.
(NOTE NO PASSENGERS ALLOWED ON RUN WITHOUT SAFETY BELTS)

Fantastic Summer of Dancing at Mushera Platform for 2018

The Final Dance of the Summer finished up last Sunday Evening at Mushera Platform with a great Crowd in attendance as they danced the Evening away to the Sound of Peter Lane in perfect weather conditions. It was a great Season Finale to close out a fantastic Summer of entertainment at the Mushera Platform for 2018. A huge tank you to each and everyone who supported the dancing all the year and many thanks also to all the bands who gave us such great entertainment to keep this tradition alive. All of this wouldn’t fall into place on the day only for our wonderful Committee which we are so grateful to have. Looking forward to 2019 P.G.

Great Turnout for Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run held last Sunday

Luke Hurley and all at Millstreet Vintage Club would like to thank everyone that took part on Sunday in the Clubs Autumn Car Run,also a big thanks goes out to the hardworking Marshals who kept the Run going smoothly all day,to everyone that helped out at Sign on and Documentation before the start of the Run and to the Wallis Arms,Top of Coom Pub and The Auld Triangle for there Hospitality and use of there Premises we are grateful for all the help and support ye gave,46 Fantastic Cars took part and made there way through some lovely Countryside along the Cork /Kerry Border with a couple of Stops along the way at The Top of Coom Pub and in Picturesque Gougane Beara before the final stop at The Auld Triangle in Macroom for Dinner which concluded what was a most enjoyable day,we hope to see ye all again very soon,Luke.

 

Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run on tommorrow Sunday Sept 9th

Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run on tomorrow Sunday Sept 9th. The Run is open to all types of Vintage and Classic Cars. Organiser Luke Hurley has a very nice Scenic Route laid on. Registration at The Wallis Arms Hotel Millstreet from 11am with take off at 12 Noon. Stop for Tea Break at the  Highest Pub in Ireland the Top of Coom Pub and a short stop in Gougane Beara with optional dinner at the finish in The Old Triangle in Macroom. For more details on the Run Contact Luke on 086 8805437.

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Millstreet Vintage ClubTractor Run in aid of CART Rural Transport Service Sunday Sept 16th

Millstreet Vintage Club Carriganima Tractor Run in aid of CART Rural Transport Service Sunday Sept 16th. Registration at The Pub Carriganima from 10.30 am. Run Starting at 12 noon Sharp. nice Local Scenic Route. Refreshments afterwards at The Pub in Carriganima. Contact Sean on 087 2600640 for more details.

(NOTE NO PASSENGERS ALLOWED ON RUN WITHOUT SAFETY BELTS)

 

Aubane Community Text Alert Annual Membership Renewal Notice

AUBANE COMMUNITY TEXT ALERTS:

Aubane Community Text Alert is now accepting applications from those who wish to renew or join there Text Alert System for 2018/2019,Text Alert Renewal Forms can be obtained by contacting either John F. Kelleher (086)1942161,Bernard Crowley (087)7924406,or Any Member of the Committee,Renewal forms to be returned by Monday Oct 15th. 

Millstreet Vintage Club Presentation of 4,055 Euro into the Jacob Nowak Trust

On Friday Night last Millstreet Vintage Club made a Presentation at the K and L Premises in Millstreet of 4,055 Euro into the Jacob Nowak Trust which was the Proceeds of the Vintage Clubs recent Charity Truck Run,Jacob who was Born without Eyes suffers from an exceptionally rare condition called Anophthalmia whereby his eyes never formed in their sockets before his birth,the Family of Jacob were humbled by the Fantastic response and generosity of the People of Millstreet and Surrounding Area and Jacobs Father Mariusz Nowak who was present on the Night of the Presentation thanked Millstreet Vintage Club for Organising the Truck Run and said that the Proceeds made from the Event will play a big part in making life a lot easier for Jacob,Mikey P Kelleher who headed up the Millstreet Vintage Club Organising Team that ran the Charity Truck Run was delighted with the success of the Event and thanked the generosity of all the People that supported the cause and to Everybody that helped to make the Truck Run happen and wished Jacob and the Nowak Family all the best for the future,
Many thanks to Tom Corbett and Sean Radley for taking Photos of the Presentaion and to K and L for the use of there Premises to make the Presentaion on the Night.

Presentation to Jacob from proceeds of Millstreet Vintage Club Truck Run this Friday Night August 24th at 8pm

Presentation of the Proceeds from the Recent Truck Run for Jacob will be made by Millstreet Vintage Club on this Friday Night August 24th at the K &  L Premises in Millstreet at 8pm, which will be followed by Refreshments afterwards in The Wallis Arms Hotel. Everybody Welcome to attend.

List of Upcoming Millstreet Vintage Club Events for your Diary.

Upcoming Millstreet Vintage Club Event Dates to keep in your Diary,

Sunday Sept 9th Autumn Car Run,Contact Luke Hurley on 086 8805437 for details.

CART Tractor Run in Carriganima on Sunday Sept 16th Contact Sean on 087 2600640 or Dan O’Riordan on 087 2452569 for details.

Model Show in Dromtariffe Sunday Oct 14th,Contact Donie Lucey on 086 8545873 for details.

Ballinagree Vintage and Family Fun Day next Sunday August 19th (POSTPONED)

Notice from Ballinagree Vintage Club

*********Postponed*******
As a mark of respect on the death of our dear good friend, club member, ex Mayor, local Publican Lynda Leahy. We have decided to postpone our family fun and vintage day due to be held next Sunday.
May she rest in peace!

 

 

Ballinagree Vintage and Family Fun Day on next Sunday August 19th. Official Opening of Show by newly Elected Lord Mayor of Ballinagree at 1pm, always a great Event.

Success at last weekends Stonethrowers Rally in Tipperary for Local Competitors

Last weekends Stonethrowers Rally in Tipperary produced some great results for the local crews that made the trip to Clonmel to compete in the one day Event which was the fourth Round of the very Competitive National Championship. T|he Event comprised of a 3×3 Stage format resulting in 9 very challenging Stages laid on by Tipperary Motor Club. There was success for Millstreet’s Sean Moynihan /MacKierans in their Ford Escort Mark 2 who came out on top of the Class 12 Results after leading the Class from the very first stage of the day,while another Local Crew in the form of Colin Philpott/Declan Casey competing in a Suzuki Swift emerged victorious in Class 23,while Derry Long swapped from the driving seat over to the Navigators Seat for this Event and guided Colin Roche in his Toyota Starlet to 1st in Class 11R, the Rally was won by Josh Moffett from Monaghan in a Ford Fiesta WRC who was in turn followed home by Donegal Man Declan Boyle in a similar Car with Moffett having a winning margin of just 7 Seconds after a hard days competition. Roy White was the top Tipperary competitor and he went on to finish 3rd overall also aboard a Fiesta WRC with Dromtarriffe Man James O`Brien as usual occupying the Co-Drivers Seat for White, so another good weekend was had for all the local Competitors who were competing in Clonmel. Round 5 of the National Championship will take place in Sligo on next Sunday August 19th.

Pictured below is Sean Moynihan in Action and Colin Philpott and Declan Casey being presented there Class 23 Award by John Ward of Tipperary Motor Club. there is also a Youtube link of Colin and Declan in action here at  https://youtu.be/5yHefer95qs 

(Photos Supplied by Fokus Photography and Declan Casey and Youtube link by Tossie In Car Camera`s.)

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Great Turnout for the Truck Run for Jacob last Sunday

The Truck Run for Jacob was a fantastic Success last Sunday. 80 Trucks took part on the day, here is a note of thanks from Mike P. Kelleher of Millstreet Vintage Club who headed up the Organising Team for the Truck Run.

Hi all just a note to say thanks to everyone that took part in the Truck Run on Sunday last, a big thank you to the Truck Drivers and Business`s that supported the run. Thanks to the Bikers for their marshalling, thanks to Tony O’Brien for the bar-b-que, thanks to TMC for covering the day, thanks to Yanis Photo for the pictures, thanks to John for the teas and coffees, thanks to all in the Club that helped out, thanks to the Garda Siochana for helping the event run smoothly, thanks to John Tarrant of the Corkman and C103 for getting the word out there and last but not least thanks to Gordon O Keeffe and Breeda O Keeffe K&L deliveries for the use of their premises, without it the run would not have been possible. Millstreet Vintage Club are pleased with the money for Jacob that was raised and and I will update with the final figure soon,hope to see you all again at the next outing. Thanks again to Everyone.
Mickey P.

Below is a Selection of Photos taken by Tom Corbett of TMC Photos on the day and you can see all of Toms Photos on the Link here at https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1840931079327219.1073742057.521710134582660&type=3

Tom also took a great Video of the Run as well on this link at https://www.facebook.com/tom.corbett.10/videos/2044397932259921/?hc_ref=ARQTWPjJwhjawRfO9a9pp1ST48bSgWtyMUEtyRs8V-V6FuY0uv984l83gE243-OoxPM

If anybody wants to get Pictures from last Sunday you can send Tom a Message or Email him on his Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=521710134582660&ref=br_rs

 

 

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Route Details for Charity Truck Run in aid of Jacob this Sunday July 29th,

Millstreet Vintage Club Charity Truck Run in aid of Jacob who was Born without Eyes on next Sunday July 29th,the Truck Run will depart from the K&L Yard in Millstreet at 12 Noon, the General Public are more than welcome to come along and view the Trucks either before the Start or Back at the finish at the K&L Yard or why not come out and support them as they pass along the Route on the day and here is a list of places the Run will be passing through,starting in Millstreet heading to Sandpit House Cross,Ballymaquirke Cross,Kanturk,Newmarket,Boherbue,Kiskeam,on to Ballydesmond where Run will turn left before Ballydesmond Village and on to the Knocknagree Road,going past Munster Joinery,on down to Knocknagree then on to Rathmore turning left at Dennehys Corner and continue on for Cullen and outside Cullen turning Right for Derinagree down past the Church in Derinagree and turning Right at Lower Keale Cross and back into Millstreet to the Finish at the K and L Yard,this should take 2hrs approx, for more details contact Mike P Kelleher on 087 2929430.

Millstreet Vintage Club Charity Truck Run in aid of Jacob on next Sunday July 29th

Millstreet Vintage Club are hosting a Charity Truck Run in aid of Jacob who was Born without Eyes on next Sunday July 29th,the Truck Run will depart from the K&L Yard in Millstreet at 12 Noon and will return back to the Yard again for the Finish which will be followed by a BBQ,all types of Trucks Vintage/Classic/Modern are very Welcome to take part,plenty Room available to Park Trailers etc,this Event is for a Good Cause and your Support would be most appreciated,the General Public are more than welcome to come along and view the Trucks either before the Start or Back at the finish at the K&L Yard or why not come out and support the Trucks as they pass along the Route on the day,for more details contact Mike P Kelleher on 087 2929430.

Success for Local Rally Competitors in Imokilly and Down Rally Events

Last weekends Imokilly Mini Stages Rally produced some great results for the local crews that made the trip to East Cork to compete in what was a very tough and challenging Event in dry but very warm conditions,there was Success for Mike P Kelleher/Iarla McCarthy who emerged victorious in Class 10 in there Mark2 Escort who in turn were closely followed home by Denis O`Brien/Ryan O`Brien Opel Corsa who finished 2nd in the Class just 29 seconds further back to make it a Millstreet domination of the Top 2 places in Class 10,there was also success in Class 9 for Derry Collins/Declan Casey in there Vauxhall Nova who won there Class quite comfortably after a fantastic Run,unfortunately there was no luck for Don Moynihan/Sean Collins from Cullen in there Ford Escort who retired on Stage 2,the Rally was won by David Condell in his Ford Escort following the retirement of Barry Meade in his Mark2 Escort on Stage 5 while leading the Event comfortably,meanwhile at the other End of the Country last Saturday on the Down Rally Ballydaly Co-Driver Liam Moynihan who along with his Driver Desi Henry in there Skoda Fabia R5 had a great result to finish the Event in 2nd place overall,after 11 tough stages the Skoda Crew finished just over 20 seconds behind Event Winner Johnny Greer who was competing in the latest version of the Citroen R5.

Photos Courtesy of Alan Noonan Photography, and Adam Hall Photos.

 

Annual Vintage Afternoon in Cullen Sunday July 15th

 The Annual Vintage Afternoon is on in Cullen on Sunday July 15th at 1.30pm, always a great Family Day out and in aid of a Good Cause in the Cullen and District Special Needs Association.

… and there is also a butter making stand !!!!