Last weekends West Cork Rally produced some great results for some of our local crews that made the trip to Clonakilty to compete in what was a very tough and challenging Event,there were Class Wins for three of our local Crews who competed with Mike P Kelleher/Iarla McCarthy emerging victorious in Class 10 in there Mark2 Escort, Sean Moynihan/Sean Nolan in another Mark2 Escort took the Class 12 Honours while John Murphy/ Eoghan McCarthy came out on top in Class 20 with there Subaru Impreza,there were also some great performances from other local Crews including Denis O`Brien/Ryan O`Brien Opel Corsa who finished 3rd in Class 10 who in turn were followed home by Denis Buckley/Declan Casey in there Ford Escort while Todd Falvey/Peter Falvey in there Porsche 911 were 5th overall in the Historic section on there return to competition following a lenghty break from the sport,unfortunately there was no luck for Dan Kelleher/Gavin Downey Ford Escort who retired with Mechanical Woes late on Sunday while luck also deserted Pat Sheehan/Liam Dennehy Renault Clio and Colin Moynihan/Sean Collins Honda Civic who both failed to make the finish.The Event was won by Donagh Kelly/Conor Foley in there Ford Focus WRC who took a record breaking fourth consecutive victory, Josh Moffett Ford Fiesta was second overall and won the hotly contested R5 catagory while Kevin Eves co-driven by Macroom Man William Lynch won the National Rally in his Toyota Corolla,Barry Jones won the Historic section in his Ford Escort and Kieran Reen in his Honda Civic was the top Junior Competitor.Frequent changeable weather during the Event made for very challenging driving conditions but as always Cork Motor Club led by Greg McCarthy and his hard working Team which included Danny Creedon/Derry Healy Subaru and Conor Falvey Porsche performing 00 Sweeper Duties along the Route Ran a Top Class Rally which was enjoyed by both Competitors and Spectators alike.
We thank Matthew Twomey for the use of his Photos and you can check out more of his photos at https://www.facebook.com/M2merallyphotos/#
Top Picture – Sean Moynihan/Sean Nolan Ford Escort Class 12 Winners
Middle Picture – Mike P Kelleher/Iarla McCarthy Class 10 Winners
Bottom Picture -John Murphy/Eoghan McCarthy Class 20 Winners
Millstreet Vintage Club are holding a Tractor Run on next Sunday March 26,the Run will depart from Dromtariffe Hall with Sign on from 12 Noon and Take Off at 1pm Sharp with a nice Scenic Route winding its way back to the Finish in Millstreet,Weather Permitting.
All Tractors both Old and New are welcome to take Part, for more details contact Johnny Flynn at 087 9230332 or Donie Lucey 086 8545873.
Aubane Social Club Annual Good Friday Table Quiz will take place on Friday 14 April at 8.30 pm in Aubane Community Centre, Tables of 4 €40.00,Under 18`s half price. Raffle also on the night. All Welcome.
The Tractor run to be ran out of Dromtariffe today has been cancelled due to the Bad Weather, Millstreet Vintage Club apologise for any inconvenience on the short notice of this.
Ann Horgan (Kiletra, Dromagh and Harpers Island, Glounthane) (retired N.T.) on January 9th 2017, after a short illness in the excellent care of the staff of the Bons Secours Hospital and Marymount Hospice. Beloved wife of the late Sonny (Cors.P.), sister of the late Patrick, Gretta, Donal and Nora. Loving mother of Liz (McCarthy), John, Deirdre (Barry) and Barry. Sadly missed by her children, daughters-in-law Damhnait and Elaine, sons-in-law Eoin and Pat, brothers Denis, Liam and Finbarr, sister Mary, sister-in-law Nellie Mai, her 12 devoted grandchildren, nieces, nephews, neighbours and many friends.
Reposing at her residence on Wednesday from 5pm with rosary at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday in St. John’s Church, Dromagh at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the New Cemetery, Dromagh. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Marymount Hospice Cork or donation box at the services. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a h-anam dílis.
A Reminder to say that The Millstreet Vintage Club Model Toy and Diaorama Show will be held at Dromtariffe Hall on Tommorrow Sunday 30th October, Doors Open 10.30am-5.00pm, All Welcome.
LTV 2 Millstreet Programme 279 is Now Online, On this Programme we take a look at the Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run which took place on Sunday Sept 25th last, we hope you enjoy our latest Programme.
Five time All-Ireland set dancing champion Patrick O Callaghan will be holding set dancing classes in Dromtarriffe Hall for beginners and advanced ages 5-18. Patrick will teach a large variety of steps and sets.
Registration: next Tuesday 4th of October from 6-7pm in Dromtarriffe Parish Hall
Classes commence: Tuesday the 11th of October from 6-7 in Dromtarriffe Hall.
For further information contact Patrick O Callaghan after 4pm on 0873174561
Also, anyone interested in an Over 35 or senior set training please contact patrick also.
Millstreet Vintage Club are holding there Autumn Car Run next Sunday Sept 25th, Sign On for the Run is at 10.30 am in Dromtariffe Parish Hall and the Run will Depart at 12 Noon. Everyone Welcome.
The death has occurred of Donagh Murphy, Rossgloss, Dromagh (ex Cork Co. Council). On September 1st 2016, peacefully, surrounded by his family in the wonderful care of the staff at 4c, Cork University, Hospital, beloved husband of the late Kathleen and the most wonderful dad to Helen O’Leary, Brendan, Denis, Thomas, Catherine (Ferns) and Sylvia (Donnellan). Deeply regretted by his loving family, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, his adored 20 grandchildren, great-granddaughter Caoimhe, brothers-in-law Michael and John, sister-in-law Marie, his good friends Peg, Denis and Brian, nephews, nieces, cousins, extended family, neighbours and his many friends.
Rosary tonight, Friday, in his residence at 8.30pm. Reposing at Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet, on Saturday from 5.30pm followed by removal to St. John’s Church, Dromagh, at 8.00pm. Requiem Mass on Sunday at 10.30am. Burial afterwards to Dromagh New Cemetery.
‘We walked the road of life together’
O’KEEFFE (Canon O’Donovan Centre, Millstreet and late of Killeenleigh, Kanturk and Keletra): On June 9, 2016, peacefully, at Mallow General Hospital, RICHARD (RICHIE), beloved son of the late Kate and James and brother of the late Donie and Jimmy. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his heartbroken brothers Pat, John Joe and Timmie, sisters Bina (Williams) and Ellen (Nell), brother-in-law Harry Williams, sisters-in-law Mary Pat, Ellen (Doneraile) and Ellen (Kanturk), nephews, nieces, the O’Keeffe family, Keletra, the staff and residents of Canon O’Donovan Centre and a large circle of wonderful and loyal friends.
Reposing at Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet. Rosary this Saturday evening at 9pm. Reposing tomorrow, Sunday, from 6pm, followed by removal to St John’s Church, Dromagh at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet.
The death has occurred of Anna Pigott (née Fitzgerald) Gurrane, Dromagh, Cork.
Reposing in Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet. Rosary Sunday at 8pm. Reposing Monday from 6pm to 8pm followed by removal to Dromagh Church. Requiem Mass Tuesday at 12 noon and burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery Millstreet. May She Rest in Peace
Dromagh Tractor Run
Sunday March 13th
All Tractors, vintage cars, display cars are most welcome to join us on our road trip . €20 entry fee…
Soup, and Scones etc will be served free of charge to all participants.
HANNON (Minehill, Dromagh): On January 6, 2016, in the care of the matron, nurses and staff of Care Choice Nursing Home, Macroom, BRIDIE (nee O’Connor), wife of the late Michael (Mick) and mother of the late Noreen. Deeply regretted by her loving family Bridget, Michael Jnr, Mary, Kathleen, Elizabeth and twins Helen and Teresa, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, cousins, neighbours, relatives and friends.
Reposing in Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet. Rosary on this Saturday evening at 7.30pm. Reposing tomorrow, Sunday, from 5.30pm, followed by removal to the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Derrinagree, at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 11.00am, followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet. May she rest in peace.
The death has occurred of Eileen O’Callaghan (née Murphy), Derrygallon, Kanturk. Peacefully in the tender care of the staff of the General Hospital Mallow, Eileen, Derrygallon and former resident of Mount Alvernia, beloved wife of the late Con L. and dear mother of Leslie, Kieran, Kathleen (Elton) and the late Margaret (Nagle). Deeply regretted by her loving family, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at Grace’s Funeral Home, Kanturk on Monday from 6.30pm followed by removal at 8pm to St John’s Church, Dromagh. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 1pm. Funeral afterwards to Dromtariffe Old Cemetery.
Dromtariffe Annual Bazaar
2pm Sunday 22nd in the Parish Hall
This years bazaar will benefit Dromtariffe Ladies and Junior Football GAA Clubs!
They are looking for people to do home baking, that will be for sale on the day. It is important that the home baking is well supported as this is always one of the most popular attractions at the Bazaar.
Please support, as Dromtariffe are our local Ladies Football team !!
LTV2 Millstreet Programme 266 is now online, on our latest programme we take a look at the Model Show held over in Dromtariffe Hall on Sunday Nov 1st.Enjoy the Programme.
Millstreet Vintage Club are holding a Model Toy Show in Dromtariffe Parish Hall on Sunday The 1st of November 10.30am to 5pm !
Admission is 5 Euro. (Free Admission for kids)
Plenty Rally Cars Old & New, Trucks & Trailers & Farm Machinery on Show!
Note: Please tune in Tonight at 9.30 to www.corkmusicstation.com when next Sundays Model Toy Show Organiser Donie Lucey will be in Conversation with CMS DJ Willie Fitzgerald about details of what promises to be a very Exciting Event which is not to be missed next Sunday over in Dromtariffe Hall.
Dromtarriffe Toddler & Playgroup Halloween Party
We will hold our Annual Halloween Party on Monday Oct 26th (bank holiday Monday) from 11am – 1pm @ Dromtarriffe Parish Hall.
Arts & crafts, Disco, & Traditional Halloween Games, treats & lots of fun.
Elaine will also be present for face painting / scary scars.
Come Dressed up in your Halloween Costume.
ALL WELCOME (from newborn upwards including primary school children), and the cost is €5 per family.
See more on the Dromtarriffe Toddler & Playgroup page
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Mary O’Sullivan indicates that there will be a very special event on this Wednesday, 7th October 2015 marking Harvest Time at Dromtariffe Hall beginning with the celebration of Mass at 12:30pm followed by a sit-down meal (payment on the day). Then follows an evening of music, dance and song. (S.R.)
CORBETT, 92 Assumpta Park, Newcastlewest, Co. Limerick and formerly of Drumtarriff, Millstreet, Co. Cork. September 29th 2015 (unexpectedly at his residence) Timothy (Tim) ex Shannon Development. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Margaret (nee Egan), daughters Christine and Maria, brother John, nephew Christopher, sons-in-law Jim and Mícheál, grandchildren Seamus, Tadhg, Mary and Peter, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Reidy’s Funeral Home, Newcastlewest on this Saturday evening October 3rd from 6pm until 8pm. Removal at 8pm to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Newcastlewest. Requiem Mass on Sunday, October 4th, at 12.30pm followed by interment at Calvary Cemetery, Newcastlewest. Enquiries to Tomás Coolahan, Tarbert, 087 2193610.
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Dromtariffe Active Club
are hosting a
to mark their 10th Birthday
during the week of Active Ageing.
The event commences with the celebration of Mass by Fr Liam Comer
on Wednesday October 7th at 12.30pm
in Dromtariffe Hall
followed by a hot meal.
Later on to burn up the calories there will be a professional Facilitator to lead an Activity Session to suit all levels of ability as well as live music, song and dance.
Non members, men and women over 55 welcome.
Booking with payment by September 30th to
Pauline 087 274 5628
Celia 086 399 351
Maura 086 871 4663
Mary 087 240 8363
U21 Hurling Championship Replay
Result: Millstreet 1-13 Dromtariffe 0-4
Monday night 24th August, at 7pm in Dromtariffe
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This evening’s sunset and moon pictured from Dromtariffe – by TMC Photography
It was a beautiful sunset, and it seemed like we already have a stretch in the evenings, but in reality we’ve only gained six minutes from the … continue reading the full article “Sunset & Moon from Dromtariffe”
• Dromtariffe Parish Hall is delighted to announce the arrival of Santa Claus on Sunday 14th December. He will be in his grotto from 2 until 6. Children will get the opportunity to tell Santa what they want for Christmas and each one will also receive a gift. There will be refreshments served for parents as well as a DJ who will be playing some festive songs. Entry is €10 per family and there will also be a photographer present to catch the magical moment for a fee of €5.
• There will also be a céili in Dromtariffe Parish Hall on Saturday the 27th December starting at 9.30. Mountain Road will be performing on the night and it will definitely be a night not to be missed. €10 per entry and refreshments will be served.