Millstreet Vintage Club and CART Carriganima wish to thank everyone for there support on the Tractor Run on Sunday last,the weather was mostly ok on the day and some 56 Tractors took to the road and conveyed through what was a lovely New Route which included going through picturesque Drishane before it made its way back to the finish at The Pub in Carriganima some 17 miles later where some Refreshments were enjoyed by all,thanks to all the Marshals,Seanie Kelleher on Bike Marshal Duty, An Garda Siochana and to Mick Duggan for leading the Tractors out on the Road and keeping the Run progress so smoothly,to the Crew at Sign on thanks again for a great job,to Christy Ring thanks for the continued support,to the Duggan Family for the use of the beautiful Grounds of Drishane,to Dolly Ring and the Crew at The Pub in Carriganima for the Catering,to the Media and Photographers thanks very much for your help special mention must go out to our Friends in Ballinagree Vintage Club for there invaluable help today,and 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 by Matthew Twomey and Danny Lane
Millstreet Vintage Club Carriganima Tractor Run in aid of CART Rural Transport Service on Tommorrow Sunday September 15th.Registration at The Pub Carriganima from 10am Take off at 12 Noon.All Tractors Old and New very Welcome to take part.
Very Scenic Route planned which includes going through the Grounds of Drishane Castle,not to be missed,also the Run will Pass through Millstreet twice as it loops around Drishane Grounds so the Public are more than welcome to come out and support the Tractors as they go by from 12.30pm onwards,Refreshments afterwards at The Pub in Carriganima.
Contact Sean on (087)2600640,or Bernard on (087) 7924406 for more details.
(NOTE NO PASSENGERS ALLOWED ON RUN WITHOUT SAFETY BELTS).
In support of Marymount Hospice
Will be held at Ballydaly Hall
8pm-10pm, Friday 20th September
UPCOMING EVENTS HAPPENING IN MILLSTREET VINTAGE CLUB
Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run on next Sunday Sept 8th. 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 Dromtarriffe Hall (Eircode P51 KC52) from 11am with Take Off at 12.30,Stop for Tea Break at the Village Inn Ashford with optional dinner at the finish in Bobs Bar in Ballydesmond,for more details on the Run Contact Luke Hurley on 086 8805437.
Millstreet Vintage Club Carriganima Tractor Run in aid of CART Rural Transport Service on Sunday September 15th.Registration at The Pub Carriganima from 10am.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).
“By 2020, 1 in 2 of us will receive a cancer diagnosis in our lifetime. The Irish Cancer Society is working to stop this.”
On Saturday, 31st August 2019 from 10am – 10pm, O’ Leary’s Family Butchers along with Capabu Foods, The Sibly Food Co. & DTMarketing will hold a Spin-A-Thon at the Square in Millstreet to benefit the Irish Cancer Society.
There will be a range of teams, music and food tastings throughout the day along with Special Guests.
They have an online donate button for people who can’t make it on the day if they wish to donate to the link below
They would love for you to spread the word as it promises to be a great day for our community.
The proceeds of the recent Marymount Coffee Morning will be presented on next Wednesday 4 September at 8.00pm in Aubane Community Centre. The Money will go to the Marymount Community Palative Care Team. All very welcome.
Millstreet Vintage Club upcoming Events for your Diary over the next couple of Months or so.
Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car Run on Sunday Sept 8th.
Open to all types of Vintage and Classic Cars,
For more Details Contact Luke Hurley on 086 8805437.
CART Tractor Run in Carriganima in aid of the Carriganima Area Rural Transport Service Sunday Sept 15th,For more Details Contact Sean Murphy on 087 2600640 or Dan O`Riordan on 087 2452569.
Sunday Oct 13th Millstreet Vintage Club Model and Toy Show,For more Details Contact Donie Lucey on 086 8545873.
Saturday August 17th : Aubane Bi Annual Coffee Morning in aid of Marymount Hospice Cork at Aubane Community Centre hosted by John, Noreen and Gobnait Kelleher on next Saturday 17th August commencing at 10.30am.-1.30pm,All Welcome.
Sunday August 18th : Tractor Run based at Aubane Community Centre in aid of Millstreet Pipe Band and Remembering Johnny Hickey Former Chairman and Founding Member of Milllstreet Vintage Club and Member of Millstreet Pipe Band,
Meeting from 11am at Aubane Community Community Centre and Departing at 12.30pm to make it’s way to Ballinagree Vintage Show and Family Fun Day.
All Vintage and Modern Tractors very Welcome on the Day.
For Details Call Bernard Crowley on 087 7924406.
Upcoming Events to be held in Aubane during August
Sunday August 11th : Aubane Social Club Family Fun Day at Aubane Community Centre at 2pm,Lots of Fun for all the Family, All Welcome
Saturday August 17th : Aubane Bi Annual Coffee Morning in aid of Marymount Cork at Aubane Community Centre hosted by John, Noreen and Gobnait Kelleher on Saturday 17th August commencing at 10.30.-1.30pm
Sunday August 18th : Charity Tractor Run based at Aubane Community Centre in aid of Millstreet Pipe Band and Remembering Johnny Hickey Former Chairman and Founding Member of Milllstreet Vintage Club and Member of Millstreet Pipe Band,leaving Aubane Community Community Centre at 12.30pm to make it’s way to Ballinagree Vintage Show,
Details-Bernard Crowley on 087 7924406.
The Millstreet Vintage Club Charity Truck Run in aid of the ICRR Air Ambulance Service will be kicking off Tommorrow from 12 Noon with all the Trucks on display before the Start and at the Finish of the Event up at K and L.
The Trucks are Scheduled to Return to K and L by 2.30pm approx.
The General Public are very welcome to come along to see the Trucks up close.
There will be a draw with up to 50 great Prizes to be won,Tickets are priced at €5 each and all Proceeds will go to the ICRR Air Ambulance Service, Millstreet Vintage Club would like to thank all the Sponsors of these great Prizes for there Generosity.
The General Public are encouraged to go out and Cheer on the Trucks as they pass through there Area,check out the Route Map below.
Millstreet Vintage Club are asking people attending 11.30am Mass next Sunday to be mindful of Parking on Clara Road due to the Clubs Charity Truck Run taking place.There will be Stewards on duty to keep the area as clear as possible.Thanking you in advance for your co-operation.
WITH JUST 2 DAYS LEFT TO THE CHARITY TRUCK RUN PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL HAULIERS AND INDIVIDUALS CAN BRING AS MANY TRUCKS AS THEY WANT THERE IS NO RESTRICTIONS ON THE AMOUNT OF NUMBERS TO TAKE PART IN THE TRUCK RUN WE HAVE PLENTY ROOM FOR EVERYONE,LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU ALL.
Millstreet Vintage Club are inviting the General Public to come out to Spectate and Support the Trucks as they make there way along the Route for the Charity Truck Run which is being held on next Sunday July 28th,the Event which is in aid of the newly formed Irish Community Rapid Response Aer Ambulance Service,will kick off from the K and L Depot in Millstreet at 12 Noon,it will then travel on to the following areas namely Rathmore,Knocknagree,Ballydesmond,Newmarket, Kanturk,on to the Mallow Killarney Rd over to the Sandpit House,on to Rathcoole going past the Air Ambulance Base and back to the Finish in Millstreet for a BBQ and Entertainment at K and L Warehouse, if you wish to Travel the Route
Denis O’Sullivan Coach Travel will have a Bus taking part in the Run and People are very welcome to come onboard the Bus and be part of the Run if they wish on the Day,the Trucks will be on display at the K and L Depot before they Depart and when they Return back to Millstreet at the conclusion of the Event and the General Public are very welcome to come along to see the Trucks up Close and Personal.
This year’s Stretcher Race was in aid of Luke O’Donoghue pictured with family, friends and staff of the Bush Bar, Millstreet. Luke will represent Ireland in the World Fly Fishing Championships..
Thank you to everyone that supported and donated generously to the cause and Geraldine Dennehy for capturing the atmosphere of the afternoon perfectly.
[read more …] “Luke O’Donoghue receiving the proceeds from the Stretcher Race”
Millstreet Vintage Club are asking people attending 11.30am Mass next Sunday to be mindful of Parking on Clara Road due to the Clubs Charity Truck Run taking place.There will be Stewards on duty to keep the area as clear as possible, Thanking you in advance for your co-operation.
Following on from the Recent Charity Table Quiz for Pieta House held at McCarthy`s Bar in Millstreet a very impressive sum of €3,678.20 was handed over to Pieta House by Joanne of McCarthy`s Bar at a Function in the Bar on Friday Night last,Joanne paid tribute to Everybody that contributed and helped in any way to make this happen and in particular thanked Noel Ducey for his help, below is a photo of some of the group who attended the presentation.
[read more …] “Impressive Amount collected for Pieta House following recent Charity Table Quiz held at McCarthy`s Bar Millstreet”
Presentation being made to Pieta House following the recent Charity Quiz at McCarthy’s Bar Millstreet on this coming Friday Night July 19th at 9.30pm. Everyone Welcome.
A Presentation following the Recent Tractor Run organised by Millstreet Vintage Club will be made to Cullen Pipe Band on next Friday Night July 19th at 8.30 PM in the Cullen GAA Grounds. Everybody Welcome.
Neily McSweeney, Ballydaly would like to thank everyone who sponsored him for taking part in the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle. €2,065 was raised and donated to Pieta House. Please see below letter from Pieta House:
Millstreet Vintage Club were delighted to Present two Cheques to Andrew O`Sullivan who along with a number of other Cyclists went from Mizen Head to Malin Head for two very worthy causes namely Spinal Injuries Ireland and Breast Cancer Ireland recently,the Cycle was spearheaded by Kildare Man Mark Nugent who suffered life changing Injuries in an Accident back in April 2016 which left him wheelchair-bound,Mark completed the Route with his specially adapted bicycle which he pedaled by hand and was joined by one of his best Friends Mary Fitzgerald who is recovering from breast cancer and had not been on a bike for 35 years before January of this year,the Cycle took 5 days to complete and the Group were welcomed by Millstreet Vintage Club to Dromtariffe Hall where they had Refreshments and an overnight Base with the Vintage Club delighted to be associated with two great Causes and the Club would like to wish the very best of luck to them both for the future.
Pictured below is Andrew O`Sullivan accepting the Presentation on behalf of both Charities from Luke Hurley Vice Chairman and Donie Lucey Chairman and Members of Millstreet Vinatge Club.
Notice to all our Truckers and Trucking Friends out there its now just under 3 weeks to go to the Millstreet Vintage Clubs second Charity Truck Run which is being held on Sunday July 28th,the Event is in aid of the newly formed Irish Community Rapid Response Aer Ambulance Service,the Run will kick off from the K and L Depot in Millstreet at 12 Noon,for more details call Daniel Lucey on 086 8680807.
You can donate to the ICRR Air Ambulance with the following BIC and IBAN details IBAN:IE24MATN99221206094207 BIC:MATNIE21XXX
Congratulations to Catherine Sheehan and all the Sliabh Luchra Cycling Club for completing the 180km Annual Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle from all their friends in Millstreet, Banteer, Rathmore and from all the gang at K&L Deliveries. Well done on a great achievement.
[read more …] “Ring of Kerry Cycle Success for Sliabh Luchra Cylists”
Millstreet Vintage Club made a presentation in Bob’s Bar Ballydesmond on Monday Evening last July 1st to Bumbleance Childrens Ambulance Service following the Clubs recent BBQ Car Run,a Cheque for €2,000 was handed over to Bumbleance which was an outstanding achievement by the Club and Willie Fitzgerald of Millstreet Vintage Club who was COC for the BBQ Run thanked everyone for their generosity and support which far exceeded all expectations,below are a couple of Photos of the Presentation which are Courtesy of Breeda Piggott.
Millstreet Vintage Club Summer Run and Barbeque in aid of Bumbulance Childrens Ambulance Service on this Saturday Evening June 22nd,nice Scenic Route laid on which will finish up at Bob’s Bar in Ballydesmond for Barbeque and Live Music,Sign on at Corkerys Bar in Millstreet from 5.30pm with Take Off at 6.45pm,Entry Fee €10 for Run, All Vintage and Classic Cars/Vehicles very welcome to attend.Call Willie Fitzgerald on 087 2229874 for details.(Note Bumbulance Ambulance will be on Display )
BARNARDOS NATIONAL COLLECTION DAY
Friday 13th September 2019
Team Leaders / Volunteers wanted
The Barnardos National Collection Day, kindly supported by Dell, takes place on Friday 13th September 2019.
We need you on Friday 13th September 2019 to help with organised bag packs and on-street collections in communities across the country.
This is a fun opportunity to take part in a very worthy cause. Not only will you be giving back to the community, you will also get the opportunity to meet people, make new friends, and establish new networks. By generously volunteering your time you’ll be helping change lives and create brighter futures for some of the most vulnerable children across Ireland.
If interested you can apply by clicking here or go to this web page on barnardos.ie.
If you have any questions please contact us on (01) 7080418 or email <email@example.com>
Thank you! [read more …] “Barnardos National Collection Day”
The Burke & McCarthy family would like to thank all who contributed to the collection for Courtmacsherry Lifeboat
& also to all our friends who helped us. The amount collected was €1,858.00. [1
[read more …] “Lifeboat Collection this Weekend”
Neily McSweeney, Ballydaly is is taking part in the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle on July 6th to raise funds for Pieta House. If anyone would like to sponsor him that would be greatly appreciated, just contact Neily or Ciara and they will arrange to meet.
June 21st is MND Global Awareness Day, and Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association are holding a Drink Tea for MND event
Friday, June 21, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM
at O’Keeffe’s Supervalu Millstreet.
[read more …] “Drink Tea for MND”
The children of Stepping Stones Pre-School and Afterschool in Derinagree held a fun Pyjama day and raised an amazing€490 for CLIONA’S FOUNDATION ( SEE clionasfoundation.com) a very worthy non-profit organisation that helps families with seriously sick children all around Ireland. We were so thrilled to help and hand over the cheque to Phil who came from Limerick to personally thank us.
[read more …] “Stepping Stones Fundraiser”