We thank Presenter, John Greene for advance information to this Sunday’s Programme on C103 at 7pm. (S.R.)
The village of Innishannon is the base for the next two editions of’ Where the road takes me’.
John Greene pays a visit to some of the people who have developed their gardens into places of pride and joy.
It’s all part of the Gardens and Galleries festival, which takes place on June 15th and 16th. Now in its fourth year, the festival raise money for the work of the local tidy towns committee.
This week on the programme we meet John Quinn a lecturer in Zoology at UCC.
We visit George and Karen at their idyllic five and a quarter acre garden and lakeside residence north of Innishannon……
We check out a bee garden in the grounds of Valley Rovers GAA club – and we get an appropriate Harry Chapin song from the local artist whose job it was to paint a mural on the gable end of the clubhouse. [read more …] “Gardening at Innishannon on C103 at 7pm Sunday”
Bringing the 2019 Bealtaine Festival to an end Millstreet Gramophone Circle meeting takes place in Millstreet Day Care Centre tonight (31st May 2019) at 8:15. Guest Presenter is Michael Drew of Boherbue. All are very welcome and admission is free. (S.R.)
U12 Hurling League (Blue) FINAL
Millstreet v Ballyhea
Friday 31st May.
I am wondering if anyone is interested in swapping their house in Millstreet for mine in Cork City.
I have a 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom south-side house in the Blackrock/Mahon area, and am looking for a 3/4 bedroom house. It has to have down stairs bathroom. Swap between Corporation and Council houses.
Will send pictures to anyone interested, Rachel
<email> / 087-3156891
Lady available for child minding, all ages collections and drop off to schools/crèches. Willing to cover Millstreet, Cullen, Rathmore, or Banteer areas. Contact 0879225118
IRD Duhallow’s Youth & Education Working Group is conducting a survey aimed at young adults in the Duhallow, Sliabh Luachra & Lee Valley area. It is open to all young people aged 18-35 and covers a range of topics such as lifestyle preferences, housing issues, urbanisation and rural resettlement after young adulthood. This will form part of IRD Duhallow’s youth planning going forward and is one of few surveys of this type. This survey is being conducted as part of a LEADER funded project in conjunction with Dr. Brendan O’Keeffe of the GESERA Institute for Action Research. The link to the survey can be found here which takes approximately 10-15 minutes to complete.
Wanted: Reliable, experienced person to look after 3 children in children’s own home from September. 3-4 days a week. Teachers hours. Rathmore area. Contact 0879061567 anytime.
Missing a kitten?
Found on Knocknagree Boherbue road 22/May/19
Our next “Radio Treasures” broadcast will be on Tuesday, 4th June 2019 at 10pm. Please note later starting time due to Mass in Tubrid for Examination Students and Friends. This will be a special transmission relating to the recent launch in Cork of the Electric Recording Edition of the John McCormack 16 CD Delux Box Set which includes a brief interview with the grandson of the world famous singer and also features the voice of John himself from a radio broadcast. All this on www.corkmusicstation.com. (S.R.)
Week 4 and today (Monday, 27th May 2019) the second stage of Cork County Council litter challenge begins, finishing on June 5th. Does anyone feel that the Sunday collection of cigarette butts is getting smaller? Is the message getting out there? Please, all litter and cigarette butts, belong in the bin, not on our pavements/ streets/approach roads. Also, dog owners are required by law, to pick up your dogs mess and bin it too, it is considered to be litter and there is a fine if caught not doing so.
As a mark of respect to our Former Colleague and Friend – Dr. Michael Feeley – Tullig Medical Centre will be closed on Tuesday morning (28th May 2019) until 2pm. We thank Dr. Patrick Casey for this notice. (S.R.)
We thank Presenter, John Greene for advance information re this evening’s programme (26th May 2019). S.R.
To celebrate the recently held International Dawn Chorus day, John Greene was on hand to record not only the feathered orchestra in the early hours of the morning, but also their evensong as well.
On this week’s edition of ‘Where the road takes me’, we discover that the performance is not really for our benefit, but mainly to defend their breeding territory or to attract a new mate. Whether or which, it’s an ideal opportunity to experience Mother Nature at her very best.
Joining John on the programme will be an environmental biologist and the landowner, who has dedicated most of his life to nature and wildlife. [read more …] ““Where the Road Takes Me” at 7pm on C103″
All Set for Millstreet Juvenile GAA
Primary School Table Quiz
Tonight in the GAA Hall
Starting at 7
5 Spice Girls Tickets for sale.
3 in block LOW314 and 2 in UPP707
Please text 086-4151737 for more info.
Also: 3x tickets, upper cusack stand,
less than face value.
Contact 0862511812 if interested
[read more …] “Spice Girls Tickets for Sale”
is missing is back from Lackabawn/Tanyard area since Monday. Please PM Noreen with any info.
[read more …] “Missing Taz”
Patricia Guerin would like to thank most sincerely her Family and Friends and All those who were so good to her during her treatment. Especially All those who prayed and had Masses said for her. And heartfelt thanks to All those who gave of their time to take her for her treatment. Masses have been offered for the intentions of All. Thanking everyone most sincerely – Patricia Guerin. (S.R.)
Our dog Coco a female Labrador is missing from Kilcorney since 18/05/19 Very unlikely to stray. Microchipped If seen contact 085 416 9212
We thank Presenter John Greene for providing advance information on this evening’s programme. (S.R.)
This week on ‘Where the road takes me’, John Greene travels to Dripsey to meet Mags McCarthy.
If you’re not familiar with her music and dancing, there’s a very good reason. The past number of years have been spent abroad, expanding her career worldwide – in over forty two countries to be precise.
Having learned to dance at the age of four and mastered many a musical instrument, her big break came when she was asked to join the Irish dance troupe – Rhythm of the Dance’ [read more …] ““Where the Road Takes Me” C103 This Sunday at 7″
Wanted: 2 houses for 5 persons each
Within 30 minutes of Mallow.
One from 11.06.2019 to 31.08.2019
Second from 29.06.2019 to 31.08.2019
We have a contract in the area during this time. References available.
Contact 087.2464878 or 029.70800