We thank Pat for bringing to our attention that a Deer was observed earlier this Wednesday (10th Apr. 2019) evening at Station Road, Millstreet near the Football Pitch (pictured below). While I did not see the Deer when I visited the location it is quite possible that the Deer may still be within the area. In the interest of Road Safety, Drivers should be on the alert in case the Deer may attempt crossing the road. (S.R.)
Our 10pm feature tonight recalls the 2019 Parade for St. Patrick in Carriganima where we interview Fr. Anthony, Seán, Eily, Aindrias, Gobnait and Shane… and we’re delighted to feature second broadcast of Fr. James McSweeney’s Reflections on “Radio Treasures” – on Cork Music Station Also in tonight’s “Radio Treasures”(9:30 -11:00) we include musings, music and songs galore. And we chat about the many items illustrated below. Click on the images to enlarge. Feel most welcome to make contact by logging into our “Seán Radley” Facebook chat page or by texting. One may also email us on millstreetmuseum @eircom.net – Happy Listening! Click on the images to enlarge. The following are brief captions to our selection of pictures below…More complete features to follow later: (S.R.)
- Official Opening of “Capabu” at The Square on Thurs. 4th April 2019 (more complete feature later) CAtherine PAtrick BUicke – hence the name!
- Carriganima St. Patrick’s Parade 2019.
- Chef Supreme Kevin at the Wallis Arms Hotel.
- Rehearsing for Sunday’s Choral Concert in St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet.
- Cobh on Tuesday morning (9th April 2019) viewing the arrival of just one of the 101 Liners visiting during this year. This is the “Magellan”.
- The Millstreet Lottery Committee and Coworkers at the 25th AGM in the Wallis Arms Hotel on Sat. 6th April.
- The superbly successful Annual Coffee Day in aid of Marymount Hospice held on Wednesday, 3rd April at Millstreet Garda Station.
- Two images recalling last Saturday’s Tour of the most impressive Rescue Helicopter Centre in Rathcoole when Millstreet Vintage Club was invited.
- Three images where our focus is on the official launch of Sculptor Supreme, Denis O’Connor’s (with hat) magnificent Exhibition at Siamsa Tíre, Tralee on Saturday, 6th April entitled “Along the Western Shore” which continues until 3rd May. Denis is son of the late Tess and Con O’Connor of Main Street, Millstreet.
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Drivers of Millstreet Depot of Lucey Transport Ltd. assembled at the Macroom Road Centre on Saturday afternoon, 6th April 2019 to make a special presentation to the very popular Donal Barry of Boherbue on his recent retirement after 45 years of wonderfully dedicated service at Lucey Transport Ltd., Millstreet. Following some very witty sincere speeches the group enjoyed refreshments at Café Aroma at Minor Row, Millstreet. We, as well as the Organisers of this presentation, extend sincere congratulations to Donal and wish him many long years of happy and healthy retirement. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
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Presently being prepared – a full feature on Wednesday’s hugely successful Coffee Day in aid of Marymount Hospice held in Millstreet Garda Station. (S.R.)
Tadhg Murphy of Cork is the Presenter at The Music Room in Boherbue on this Thursday, 4th April 2019 at 8pm. The next Millstreet Gramophone Circle takes place on Friday, 26th April at 8.15pm when we invite our audience to share one or two CDs of their favourite songs/music in “Listeners’ Choice”. And our Bealtaine presentation takes place on Friday, 31st May at 8:15pm with Michael Drew of Boherbue sharing a wonderful programme of music and song. Recently in Freemount a magnificent presentation was given by Mary Broderick and her sister, Clare Murphy. We share images here of that very special event where a capacity audience was delighted with the splendid programme. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.) [read more …] “Upcoming Musical Events 2019”
Conor Moynihan had a really magnificent Swim Gala in South Africa last week…28-31 March 2019… with lots of PBs (personal bests) and medals. Conor is grandson of Margaret & Michael Moynihan, Killarney Road, Millstreet. We thank Conor’s Dad – Niall – for sharing this wonderful image of Swimmer Supreme Conor and for the update on such superb achievements in the World of Sport. Click on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)
Tomorrow at 1 pm in the Square,
‘Capabu Foods’ is opening and
everyone is welcome.
Sinead Corkery, Chairperson
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Our 10pm feature tonight greets a wonderful New Arrival – Giles from Dublin – We join Áine Collins at the official opening of her new Election Office in Millstreet and we’re delighted to feature the very first of Fr. James McSweeney’s Reflections on “Radio Treasures” and we celebrate Mother’s Day 2019 at Herlihy’s Centra-on Cork Music Station Also in tonight’s “Radio Treasures” we include musings, music and songs galore. And we chat about the many items illustrated below. Click on the images to enlarge. Feel most welcome to make contact by logging into our “Seán Radley” Facebook chat page or by texting. One may also email us on millstreetmuseum @eircom.net – Happy Listening! Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Due to the installation of new windows at Carnegie Hall, Millstreet – the Library will be closed until this Thursday. Millstreet Museum will be open on Tuesday, 2nd April 2019 from 9:30am to 1:40pm but due to the windows installation at the Museum Centre will be closed on Wednesday, 3rd April. Click on the images below to enlarge. (S.R.) [read more …] “Installing New Windows at Carnegie Hall”
Our 10pm interview tonight takes us back to the appearance of the Red Bull Formula One Car in Millstreet-on Cork Music Station We include an interview with the car owner – Paul O’Connell and we hear the amazing sound of the racing car in The Square. Also in tonight’s “Radio Treasures” we include musings, music and songs galore. And we chat about the many items illustrated below. Click on the images to enlarge. Feel most welcome to make contact by logging into our “Seán Radley” Facebook chat page or by texting. One may also email us on millstreetmuseum @eircom.net – Happy Listening!
Blessed with splendid weather some 97 young people received the Sacrament of Confirmation at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet on Wednesday, 20th March 2019 with Bishop of Kerry – Bishop Ray Browne – administering the Sacrament. The Liturgy, singing, music and the excellent coordination of photographic recordings – all were a true credit to the various Coordinators. Bishop Ray stood for not only class group photographs of Presentation N.S., Millstreet B.N.S., Cloghoula N.S. and Cullen N.S. but also for every individual as well as family groups. Here we share some 28 images from the most impressive celebration. Click on the pictures to enlarge. (S.R.) [read more …] “Celebrating the Sacrament of Confirmation 2019 in Millstreet”
Big thank you to Millstreet Community Council for our prize at St.Patrick’s day parade..we spent it on Easter eggs
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We thank Presenter, John Greene, for advance information to this Sunday (24th March 2019) evening’s programme at 7 on C103. (S.R.)
Another one of Cork’s Showband stars has passed away.
Over the Bank Holiday weekend, Declan Ryan died peacefully at his home in Blackrock on Cork City’s Southside.
On this week’s edition of ‘Where the road takes me’, John Greene pays tribute to the man who once fronted the ‘Regal’ and ‘Arrivals’ showbands.
We hear excerpts from an interview recorded with him over two years ago, in which he describes leaving his job at the parcels office in CIE, to become a fulltime singer and musician. At seventeen years of age, Declan, as lead singer with the Regal, was now earning twice as much as his father was.
We hear how his big hit ‘I need you’ came about, and reached number six in the Irish charts in 1965.
The response to the fundraising Daffodil Day 2019 in aid of the Irish Cancer Society within the Millstreet area was hugely supportive with a most impressive total (as of now) of €4,100.00 lodged into the account of the Irish Cancer Society. We thank Phil Sheehan of the Coordinating Team for the update. This is a very encouraging result from today’s tremendous work by several Volunteers outside Herlihy’s Centra, Millstreet Post Office, Supervalu and Coleman’s Centra – especially when one considers that weather truly affected the overall national response and the ICS is not confident that the annual target of €4 million will be reached this year so nationwide the appeal continues. Here we feature some 10 images from today’s Daffodil Day in Millstreet Town. The Organising Team extends sincere thanks for such a superb response here in Millstreet. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.) [read more …] “Wonderful Response to Daffodil Day 2019 in Millstreet”
This Friday, 22nd March 2019 is National Daffodil Day in aid of the Irish Cancer Society. Dedicated Volunteers are at a variety of venues throughout Millstreet Town. The generous support for such a praiseworthy cause is greatly appreciated. Yesterday on 21st March in Millstreet G.A.A. Community Hall a special Coffee Morning for the very same cause was most successful and had been coordinated by Mary Fitzgerald (in red on third image below). We share a selection of images from that event. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.) [read more …] “Today is National Daffodil Day in Aid of Irish Cancer Society”
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His father, Tim O’Sullivan (Corney) came from Lyreaoune, Cullen, and his mother, Katherine Murphy’s people came from Knocknashinnagh , Cullen. And, in addition, both father and son shared the same very special honour. We extend sincere congratulations on such a tremendous honour.