Official Website for the upcoming prestigious event to be held in Millstreet 11-17 July 2016: http://www.mgaireland.com/worlds-2016.html
To view an excellent slide show illustrating one of the past events please log on to http://www.mgaireland.com/gallery.html
“Radio Treasures” tonight from 9.30pm to 11.00pm…All most welcome….We look forward to future interviews including “Winnie” of “Mrs. Browne’s Boys”, Mary Fagan of “Horizons” and the official launch of Pitch & Putt Practice Net featured below and we place focus on the many recent updates of events and happenings in the Millstreet area. We also include our “Fascinating Facts” feature blended with a sprinkling of humour! And lots more great music. Feel welcome to text the programme or send a message to the “Seán Radley” Facebook Page. To access just log into www.corkmusicstation.com . Happy Listening! (S.R.)
And here is the splendid information which Kieran very kindly has shared with us. We are also very grateful to Donncha Cronin for alerting us to the Steam Event itself and for providing such accurate timetable facts. continue reading…
On Saturday morning (18th June 2016) quite a number of families arrived at Millstreet Railway Station to catch a fleeting glance of “The Emerald Isle Explorer” Steam Train as it passed by on its way to Killarney. Passengers comprised mainly of real rail enthusiasts on a Steam Train holiday. Thankfully the weather was ideal to view the historic visit. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Let’s now observe some more pictures from the very interesting and historic event. continue reading…
Only one week to go before Summer Holidays at our Primary Schools. Presentation N.S have had lots of news photos and more on their website in the last week, from the First Holy Communion, to School Tours, Euro 2016, artwork and more. Below are a few samples, but you can see all the activities at millpresns.weebly.com/latest-news-blog/archives/06-2016
(0-3 to 0-5 at half time)
Support the lads, Come on the Sráid !!
The very popular annual “Moveathon” event involving Scoil Mhuire, Millstreet B.N.S. takes place in Millstreet Town Park on this Friday, 17th June 2016 from 9.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.. No interruption will occur for the many daily Park visitors who are increasingly using the superb walking path and the 24 fitness machines. We thank Mr. O’Connor, Principal for this important notice. (S.R.)
HERLIHY’S CENTRA MILLSTREET EURO 2016 SCORE PREDICTOR
PREDICT THE SCORE OF REPUBLIC OF IRELAND TEAM MATCHES DURING EUROPEAN SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP AND WIN FANTASTIC PRIZES!
Cork Co. Council is running a Garden & Floral Display Competition, the closing date for which is the 1st July 2016.
There is one set of prizes for the best overall display in a housing estate, the best front garden display and the best commercial floral display in Millstreet Town.
There is a second set of prizes for the same three categories covering the villages within the Millstreet catchment area– i.e Boherbue, Banteer, Ballydesmond, Ballydaly, Knocknagree, Lyre, Nadd, Cullen, Dernagree, Kiskeam.
There is a €5.00 entry fee and application forms are available from the Council Office in Millstreet.
We thank Denis for this important information. (S.R.)
James O’Sullivan had superbly prepared the altar and overall setting while Denis Lane kindly provided the excellent public address system. The Choir from the general Sliabh Luachra setting provided the very suitable musical background…and the many birds from trees on high chimed in harmony! Let’s observe some more images. continue reading…
Tour of Sliabh will go through the Millstreet, Liscahane, Knocknakilla,
Tooreenbawn, Rathcoole, Clonbanin, Boherbue,
Kiskeam, Ballydesmond areas Sunday morning 26th June
Full details available on http://sliabhluachracyclingclub.com/
To help fund the ongoing transmission of LTV2 Millstreet online (through the Millstreet website) our annual church gate collection takes place this weekend (28th/29th May 2016) in Millstreet Parish. Your support for our local television voluntary broadcasting service is very much appreciated. (S.R.)
A Visa Debit Business Card has recently been found in Duggan’s Hardware Store Yard. Full details from Duggan’s Hardware Store, Millstreet….Telephone 029 – 70039. We thank Anneka for alerting us to the found card. (S.R.)
Louise Lyons of Millstreet – a wonderfully talented Camogie star – has been selected to play at the Half-time Interval of the prestigious Cork v. Tipperary Senior Hurling game in Semple Stadium, Thurles on this coming Sunday, 22nd May 2016. Louise will be wearing the No. 4 jersey and is the only Player chosen from both the Duhallow and Avondhu Divisions. Sincere congratulations to Louise on such a superb achievement and splendid honour. And not to forget that Mark Ellis is likely to be playing in the full back line for the Cork hurlers in the senior game. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)