Organisers of Carriganima St Patricks Day Parade want to say Thanks to Everyone who made it a Great Success

Sean and Matt of The Pub in Carriganima wish to thank Everyone who Supported and Helped in anyway with the St Patricks Day Parade held in Carriganima on Sunday, in Particular they would like to thank all the People who participated in the Parade with Floats, Vehicles Etc, to John Paul O`Shea Mayor of Cork County for being the Grand Marshal for the Day, the Cullen Pipe Band for Leading the Parade, An Garda Siochana for there help, to the huge turnout of people that came to watch thanks for supporting the event, and finally to anyone we may have forgotten to mention here who might have helped out in any way, we thank you very much, the Event was an outstanding Success which was also helped by superb Sunshine on the Day, we look forward to seeing ye all again for the 2017 Parade.

We share the first three images of a truly wonderful St. Patrick's Parade held on Sunday, 20th March 2016 in the very welcoming Carriganima blessed with glorious sunshine. Great credit is due to Seán Murphy and his Coordinating Team for such a very successful annual event. Grand Marshal of the Parade was Cllr. John Paul O'Shea, Mayor of Cork County. Lots more pictures to follow later. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Thanks to Sean Radley for the Photo

LTV2 Millstreet Programme 269 now Online

On this weeks Programme we go over to the Launch of the Vintage Display Weekend held over in Lackabawn during the Summer which was hosted by the Barry Family, we check out a Steam Train that stopped at Millstreet Railway Station, and we have Music from Peter Lane, Patrick O`Sullivan, and Joe Guerin. We hope you enjoy our latest programme. 

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Model Toy Show on Sunday November 1st in Dromtariffe Hall

Millstreet Vintage Club are holding a Model Toy Show in Dromtariffe Parish Hall on Sunday The 1st of November 10.30am to 5pm !
Admission is 5 Euro. (Free Admission for kids)
Plenty Rally Cars Old & New, Trucks & Trailers & Farm Machinery on Show!

Note: Please tune in Tonight at 9.30 to www.corkmusicstation.com when next Sundays Model Toy Show Organiser Donie Lucey will be in Conversation with CMS DJ Willie Fitzgerald about details of what promises to be a very Exciting Event which is not to be missed next Sunday over in Dromtariffe Hall.

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Ballinagree Vintage and Family Fun Day Next Sunday August 2nd

Ballinagree Vintage Vehicle Society are holding a Family Fun Day and Vintage Display on next Sunday August 2nd in Ballinagree,all lovers and owners of Vintage Cars and Tractors are welcome to bring along there pride and joy to display with a special Celebration of Fiat Tractors taking place on the day, there will also be a Raffle in aid of Local Charities,so come along for what is always a great day out.  ballinagree

Millstreet Vintage and Classic Car Club – Vintage Classic Car Run Saturday June 27

Just a reminder to say that with less than 3 days to go now why not come along next Saturday Night June 27th to The Vintage / Classic Car Run and Barbeque hosted by Millstreet Vintage and Classic Car Club for what promises to be a great night, for anybody who has a love of Beautiful Cars this is an Event you cant afford to miss.

Summer is here!!

Like to go for a Scenic Drive in your Pride and Joy
Great fun assured!! Beautiful Cars, Lovely compact Route close to Sign On (Located at The Bush Bar Millstreet Between 6 and 7pm on Saturday Evening June 27) with stunning Landscapes …
All Classic & Vintage Cars welcome! Get her out of the shed and show her off! Everyone welcome to the BBQ After and a chance to see the cars up close and personal
Details & Date below …… Contact John for more info on 087-8300494

 

LOCAL CREWS GEAR UP FOR THE CORK “20” Rally

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There were a few Rally Cars around the Duhallow area gathered today in Dromtarriffe to remind us that The Cork 20 Rally is less than 3 weeks away now, entries are steadily coming in for what is shaping up to be a great Event, the cars pictured above along with a lot more in Sheds and Garages are currently being worked on and are mad for tar and eagerly waiting for the start of this Prestigious Event.

Many Thanks to Tom Corbett of TMC Photography for the use of his Photos [full photo set]

 

Anne Casey Joy Classic Car Run – May 24th

2014-05-24 Anne Casey joy memorial run 01 - headerThe Ring of Beara will once again provide the route for the fourth annual Anne Casey Joy Classic Car Run which has raised over €10,000 for charity.

The car run begins from the Gleneagle/Brehon Hotel, Killarney at 11am on Saturday, May 24th, and will set off on a route over Molls Gap and the Tim Healy Pass to a rest halt in Castletownbere, returning to Kenmare via Cods Head and Kilmackillogue for a well deserved meal in the Brook Lane Hotel.

This years charity is the Kerry/Cork Health Link Bus. Anne’s brothers, Declan, John and Martin and their friends in the Irish Escort Owners club organise the annual event along with Anne’s husband Billy.

The first run in 2010 raised €4,500 for the palliative care unit in Kerry General Hospital. The following year, €2,500 was raised for [read more …] “Anne Casey Joy Classic Car Run – May 24th”

Cork 20 Rally TV Production to be shown on TG4 and is now also available to View Online

The recently held Cork 20 Rally which was based here in the Millstreet area will be screened on TG4 in 2 seperate 30 min shows beginning on Wednesday November 27 at 23.30 followed by Part 2 on the following Wednesday December 4 again at 23.30, you can also view the entire 1 hour Programme which was previously broadcast on Motors TV on this Youtube link

Thanks to Wayne Goldring of MC Video for this information

 

Millstreet Vintage Club A.G.M. Tonight

Millstreet Vintage Club AGM will be held on Tuesday,  5th November 2013 at 8pm in the Parish Centre, Millstreet.

We would like all current members to attend this meeting.

We would also welcome new members and non owners of Vintage vehicles with an interest in Vintage to join the Club.

We thank Dan Barry for this important reminder.  (S.R.)

Rally Programmes now available for The Orchard Motorsport Cork 20 Rally

Programmes for The Cork 20 Rally are now available in the Following Outlets:  (Be sure to bring your Rally Program to the door of the Green Glens Arena as entry is free with your program.   Programs will also be for sale at the door at a price of €10. Don’t forget all kids are FREE.)

· Murphys Great Gas S.S. Mallow/Killarney Rd.
· Anglands S.S. Mallow/Killarney Rd.
· Coleman’s S.S. Millstreet
· Wallis Arms Hotel, Millstreet
· John Moynihan Rallying Millstreet
· Centra Millstreet
· McCauls Millstreet
· Tarrants Skoda,Banteer
· Hickeys S.S., Rathmore
· Jeffers Oil Rathmore
· Glenview Motors, Macroom
· O’Learys S.S., Lissarda
· Jerry Murphy Tyres, Ballincollig
. Racecourse Service Station Mallow
. Macs Place Limerick Road Mallow
. Lee’s Topaz Limerick Rd Charleville
. Aspels Centra, Newmarket Rd Kanturk
. Supervalu (Maxol) Boherbue
. Centra, Ballydesmond
. Annie Macs Tralee Rd Castleisland
. Topaz Innishannon
. Kellehers, Bandon
. Whites Texaco, Clonakilty
. Paul Connolly, Skibbereen
. Cronins, Ballylickey

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Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn 2013 Run

Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn 2013 took place on Sunday, 11th August assembling for registration and refreshments at the Aroma Café in The Square.   There were two separate Runs - The Cars destination was  Mallow while the Tractors made their way to Ballydesmond.  (S.R.)
Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn 2013 took place on Sunday, 11th August assembling for registration and refreshments at the Aroma Café in The Square. There were two separate Runs – The Cars destination was Mallow while the Tractors made their way to Ballydesmond.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

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Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn 2013 Car and Tractor Run

Millstreet Vintage Club Autumn Car and Tractor Run will be held on Sunday 11th August 2013. Registration (€10) in The Aroma Café, Millstreet from 11.00am.  Car Run to commence at 11.45am on a tour of Duhallow and on to Mallow for Dinner (The Arches). 
Tractor Run to commence at 12 noon on a tour to Cullen (12.30) and continue on to Ballydesmond for Dinner (Bobs Bar & Restaurant).

Presentation of Impressive Cheque Following Easter 2013 Vintage Event

Millstreet Vintage Club makes the official presentation of a €5,000.00 cheque to Mairéad Daly (representing
Millstreet Vintage Club makes the official presentation of a €5,000.00 cheque to the Reach Out Cancer Support Group following the Easter Vintage event at the K&L Complex,  Mount Leader, Millstreet.  We thank John Tarrant for this photograph and we shall feature further images later which we took in the “Clara Inn” on Friday, 31st May 2013.   (S.R.)

Millstreet Vintage Club, Spring Car & Tractor Run

2013-04-28 Millstreet Vintage Club String Tractor RunThe Millstreet Vintage Club, Spring Car & Tractor Run was held yesterday (Sunday 28th April) leaving from the Wallis Arms at 12.15pm.

The Car Run was 60 miles through the scenic route of North and Mid Cork, while the Tractor Run was 20 miles covering the Eagles Nest area.

The results of the Club Fundraising Draw which was in aid of ROCS were:

1st Prize €1000 –  Catherine O Sullivan, Maule, Boherbue, Co.Cork

2nd Prize €100 – L.Daly,

3rd Prize €100 – Sheehan Family, Bolomore, Rathcoole, Mallow, Co.Cork

4th Prize €100 – Mary Murphy, Ballydaly

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Vintage Sunday Preparations In Full Swing

Dedicated Vintage Committee Member reminds us that there will be a Courtesy Bus operating from the Clara Road at the start of the road leading to the K&L Complex where the prestigious Vintage Event will be taking place on this Sunday, 31st March 2013.  (S.R.)
Dedicated Vintage Committee Member, Dan Barry, reminds us that there will be a Courtesy Bus operating from the Clara Road at the start of the road leading to the K&L Complex where the prestigious Vintage Event will be taking place on this Sunday, 31st March 2013.   (S.R.)
Some of the may enthusiastic Committee Members preparing for the exciting event.
Some of the many enthusiastic Committee Members preparing for the exciting event.
Just some of the wonderful planned activities scheduled for the Vintage Event.   The results of the excellent Art Competition will also be on display.
Just some of the wonderful planned activities scheduled for the Vintage Event. The results of the excellent Art Competition will also be on display.

 

Cork Music Station will be broadcasting live from the Vintage Event from 2 to 4 pm with lots of interviews, music and updates.   To access the programme just log into www.corkmusicstation.com .  One may also text the programme - we shall be proving the number during the broadcast.  Happy Listening from wherever in the world you tune in!
Cork Music Station will be broadcasting live from the Vintage Event from 2 to 4 pm with lots of interviews, music and updates. To access the programme just log into www.corkmusicstation.com . One may also text the programme – we shall be providing the number during the broadcast. Happy Listening from wherever in the world you tune in!
All in preparation for tomorrow great event in aid of such a praiseworthy cause.   We look forward to your  support and to meeting with you there at the marvellous K&L Complex, Mount Leader, Millstreet.  (S.R.)
All in preparation for tomorrow’s great event in aid of such a praiseworthy cause. We look forward to your support and to meeting with you there at the marvellous K&L Complex, Mount Leader, Millstreet. (S.R.)

Anne Casey Joy Memorial Classic Car Run 2013

2011-05-29 Ann Joy Casey Memorial Fun Run - IMG_2803“This years run proceeds will be donated to a new local charity called Reach Out Cancer Support – Millstreet.
We have a fantastic route planned just over 100 miles of classic roads including Molls Gap and Tim Healy Pass.
It will take place on Saturday May 25th.  More details later…

Millstreet Vintage Club

Millstreet Vintage Club

will hold

their 4th annual rally

at

K&L Deliveries Ltd.

Mountleader, Millstreet

on

Easter Sunday 31st March.

 

  • This will be a great family day out with lots of entertainment and children’s activities.

 

  • This year sees the introduction of art competition and Easter bonnet fashion show both of which will be judged on the day by local artist Amanda Wright.

  • Art competition; Colour Easter poster and return to your teacher by Wed.20th March. This  competition open to boys and girls from junior infants to 3rd class.

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