Coffee Morning proceeds presented to Marymount Hospice

John Kelleher presenting the sum of €600 the proceeds of the recent Coffee Morning which was held in aid of St Patrick’s Hospital Marymount Hospice & in memory of the late Phil Duggan Ballinhassig to Valarie Coogan (The Friends of Marymount Hospice Cork Fundraising Committee) at Marymount Hospice, Curraheen Road Cork today. Also in the Picture L – R is Pat Maher (Chairman of the Friends of Marymount Fundraising Committee) The Duggan Family Ballinhassig, Anne Erdell (Friends of Marymount Hospice Fundraising Committee. Many Thanks to all who supported the Coffee Morning which was held on Sat 21 April 2012 the Parish Centre in Millstreet.

MS World Day is on Wednesday, 30th May 2012

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Cork North West Branch of MS Ireland will be marking the day by attendance at a special event in Cork City.   Over coming weeks a number of church gate collections will take place within the overall Duhallow area.   The support of the public is greatly appreciated regarding this very worthy cause.

Anne Casey Joy Memorial Classic Car Run 2012

On Saturday, 26th May 2012 all makes and models of classic cars will head off on a 90 mile route tour of the mountains of Kerry on the Anne Casey Joy Memorial Classic Car Run 2012 to raise awareness and funds for the Multiple Sclerocis Society of Ireland.

Starting this year from the GLENEAGLE hotel @ 11am.

Have a look at last year’s event

Anthony Barry’s Very Impressive Success in Cullen Weight Loss Programme

Losing a hugely impressive 51lbs over the 10 week Cullen & District Special Needs Association's Weight Loss Programme, Anthony Barry of Millstreet received great praise on such an amazing achievement. Dr. Pat Casey even suggested that Conor Counihan could well have a Cork Team possibility in Anthony considering such excellent fitness! Anthony also received a further trophy for having collected one of the highest amounts of money for the praiseworthy cause. Pictured from left: Moira O'Keeffe (Organiser), Anthony Barry and Dr. Pat Casey. (S.R.)

The Loft

There is an amazing new venue in Millstreet. Located at the West End, The Loft is ideal for fitness training, classes, meetings, networking and exhibitions.

It is a bright, private first floor space (over Nibbles and Instyle) with elevator access. Smaller meeting rooms and treatment rooms are also available.

Hourly, Daily and long term rates available. For more information contact (087) 794 0922.

Also see the Facebook page for The Loft for more details. [read more …] “The Loft”