James Healy’s Forthcoming Motorcycle Event for Down Syndrome Ireland

James Healy of Curracahill, Millstreet (presently working abroad) will be joining this highly praiseworthy Sponsored Motorcycle Ride of 1,000km in aid of Down Syndrome Ireland. In a letter below he outlines how important an event this is and how very much appreciated any donations are regarded. James expresses his sincere thanks for taking the time to read the following background to this very special event and why he is delighted to be involved with this national effort for such a great cause. (S.R)


Hi All,
This year I have decided to raise some money for Down Syndrome Ireland. Down Syndrome Ireland is the national organisation of people with Down Syndrome and their families, with over 3,000 member families and 25 voluntary branches nationwide. It is dedicated to being the primary source of support and information to people with Down syndrome, their families and the professional community, working towards an [read more …] “James Healy’s Forthcoming Motorcycle Event for Down Syndrome Ireland”

Millstreet Vintage Club on a Tractor Run This Morning

Members of Millstreet Vintage Club participating in a Tractor Run this morning.

Photographed on Clara Road,  Millstreet this Sunday morning we join the Tractor Run on a day when Dublin andKerry are in Croke Park, Dublin for the All-Ireland Football Final.  (S.R.).

Jim Mc Sweeney has also uploaded a large gallery of excellent photos of over 120 photos of the Tractor Run

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Win a MK2 Escort

In one weeks time, someone somewhere will be winning a restored MK2 Escort, and Crumlin Childrens Hospital will be getting a cheque, somewhere in the ballpark of 11 grand – have you got your ticket? Contact Declan Casey on Facebook, or by email.

Tickets now available at JOHN MOYNIHAN RALLYING, West End and at WORDSWORTH in the square. Only 1 week to go.

[read more …] “Win a MK2 Escort”

Millstreet Vintage Club Car Run on Tomorrow, Sunday 7th August 2011

Millstreet Vintage Club Car Run takes place on tomorrow, Sunday 7th August 2011.   It incorporates a Tour of Duhallow.    Participants are asked to sign on at 11.30 a.m. in the Wallis Arms Hotel.     First Car off at 12.30 p.m. sharp.    We thank Dan Barry for this important information and we encourage people to observe the leaving of the cars on the enjoyable occasion.