A Great Night was had last night at The Pub in Carriganima where Millstreet Vintage Club Members made a presentation to CART Carriganima of €1,177.50 proceeds from the Charity Tractor Run the Club ran last September to go towards their running costs for the Area Rural Bus Service. The Club are delighted to be associated once again this year with such a worthy cause, many thanks to CART Carriganima and the Pub Carriganima for the hospitality that we were given last night in Carriganima, and Millstreet Vintage Club look forward to working with this great group again in 2020. We thank Daniel Lane and Matthew Twomey for the photos.
[read more …] “Millstreet Vintage Club Presentation to CART Group in Carriganima”
Congratulations to everyone involved in the Spin-for-Cancer last August in the Square which raised an incredible €4,535 for the Irish Cancer Foundation, and hopefully will help many people. [f]
St.Brendan’s N.S. is a drop off point for the Team Hope Shoe box appeal again this year. All details can be found on our blog post Christmas Shoe box Appeal 2019 on the St.Brendan’s N.S. website:
[read more …] “Christmas Shoebox Appeal 2019”
Dermot, Lilly, Caroline and Steven Murphy would like to wish Denise Smyth the best of luck in tomorrow’s Dublin City Marathon who is running on behalf of Vivienne and Temple Street Hospital.
[read more …] “Dublin City Marathon”
Following the recent Truck Run for the ICRR Air Ambulance Helicopter a staggering Sum of €15,312.57 was presented to ICRR last Monday over at their base in Rathcoole. Daniel Lucey of Millstreet Vintage Club who spearheaded the organising team for the Run was delighted with the outcome. He thanked all the people who helped make this happen and would like to thank Everyone for their support and generosity. Without the help of all the following the Event would not have been the success that it was namely the O’Keeffe Family (Gordon and Breeda) for the use of the Premises at K and L, the Buckley Family (Danny and Eileen) of Cloverhill Foods, Millstreet Town Park Committee for the use of the Park for the launch of the Run, an Garda Síochána in Millstreet and Kanturk for their support and help, the Bike Marshals for keeping the Run running so smoothly on the day, the Media and Photographers for their coverage, Joanne in McCarthy’s for organising a Table Quiz, a special thanks to all the people who donated Spot Prizes, to the hauliers and drivers who supported the event, and last but not least to all the hardworking team at Millstreet Vintage Club, friends and non-members for all their help.
[read more …] “Presentation made to ICRR Air Ambulance Group following recent Charity Truck Run”
Millstreet Town Park Committee would like to sincerely thank Irina Popova of Infinite Arts who is generously giving her time with this initiative contributing to the funding of the proposed new Playground – see Irina’s post below for details. Please support this great community spirit.
If you’re not of the Yoga persuasion and wish to make a financial contribution for a new playground in our Town Park you may:
- lodge online to Millstreet Town Park bank account at IBAN: IE61 BOFI 9058 0332 1050 69, BIC:BOFIIE2D
- lodge cash or cheque in person at Millstreet Credit Union – reference Millstreet Town Park account
- send a cheque payable to ” Millstreet Town Park ” care of FÁS Offices, Millstreet Community Gym, Millstreet.
If you wish to confirm your contribution or hold your own fundraiser we would be delighted to hear from you at <email@example.com>
Plans for the new Children’s Playground: millstreet.ie/blog/2019/07/10/plans-for-the-new-childrens-playground
[read more …] “Yoga Fundraiser New Town Park Playground”
Table Quiz in McCarthys Bar Millstreet on Tonight Friday Night Sept 27th in Aid of the ICRR Air Ambulance Service starting at 8.30pm Sharp.
Table of Four – 40 Euro
Plenty Room for Teams of 4 and for a Great Cause,always a great Night Out.
Following the Quiz Music by Joe Guerin.
UP THE HILL FOR JACK AND JILL
A fundraising charity walk will take place for The Jack & Jill Children’s foundation from The Clonakilty Park Hotel, Clonakilty, West Cork on Sunday 29th at 11.00 am.
Jack & Jill provides home nursing and in home nursing respite care for seriously ill children and vital support for their parents and families. Jack & Jill if a voluntary organisation than relies 100% on the support of individual donors and corporate sponsorship.
Visit www.jackandjill.ie or (087) 64477936 / (086) 0818606 for more information or to donate.
Millstreet Vintage Club made a Presentation to Millstreet Pipe Band of €500 which was the Proceeds of the recent Tractor Run the Club ran out of Aubane. The Presentation took place last Friday night following the Pipe Band’s performance at the Millstreet Culture Night Event. Pipe Major Brendan O’Sullivan and Band Member Marie Twomey accepted the Cheque from Club PRO Bernard Crowley and Club Treasurer Myra Sheehan.
Thanks to Tom Corbett and Danny Lane for the photos.
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: