PARISH NEWSLETTER for BALLYDALY-CULLEN-MILLSTREET
Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 9th June, 2013
Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:
RECENT DEATHS: Kate Doody, Ploverfield; Mary O’Doherty, Cahirbarnagh; Aleksandra Duzak, Poland.
Millstreet Macra are hosting the Muskerry round of tag rugby this Sunday from midday in the Los Zarcos pitch in station road.
New members always welcome … so why not come have a look or just come support our team!
The happy group arrived at our Millstreet Headquarters (McCarthy’s Bar at The Square). The main group will travel to Dublin on Monday until Wednesday while a smaller group will visit Dingle and the West. Here we share lots more images of the arrival today (Sat. 8th June 2013). We wish our Friends a very continue reading…
Cullen Pipe Band – Winners of the open piping and drumming contest
in Cobh on Sunday 2nd June 2013
The death has occurred on June 5th 2013 of Catherina (Kate) Doody (née Healy) of Cloverfield, Cullen, dearly beloved wife of the late Dinny. Very peacefully, at Millstreet Community Hospital. Deeply regretted by her son Jerry, daughters Eileen and Elizabeth and adoring grandchildren Jack and Katie, sister Norah (Cotter), Leamlara, sisters-in-law, son-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, carers, neighbours and friends. R.I.P.
Reposing at Tarrant’s Funeral Home Millstreet, on today, Friday, from 6pm, followed by removal at 8.30pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Requiem Mass tomorrow, Saturday, at 11.30am. Funeral afterwards to Drishane Cemetery.
To get us in the mood for the 2013 Cork 20 Rally which will be based in Millstreet for the first time ever this year we take a look back at footage from some previous Cork 20 Rallies that have been held over the years to see what we have in store for us in Millstreet with the arrival of this event in October.
This time we go back to the 2000 Cork 20 Rally which had some great competitors competing in it like Andrew Nesbitt, the late Frank Meagher,the legendary Austin Mchale and Ian Greer amongst others,the rally was won that year by Andrew Nesbitt in his WRC Subaru so enjoy some classic footage from what was a very entertaining event.
Over the coming few weeks/months we will feature more Cork 20 footage from years gone by in a build up to what will be a Major Event for Millstreet to be held on 4th, 5th & 6th October 2013.
Dia is mhuire diobh go leir a cairde and welcome to News Report 1170 from Millstreet. Fondest greetings dear listeners and I wish you all the very best on this lovely warm, sunny Tuesday morning. The first one in June.
The Lotto Jackpot was not won at the Mal Passo Bar last night.
Jackpot for next week €10,200 the draw at McCarthys Bar on Sunday night.
Our Bank Holiday weekend passed off without any local fatalities or injury, Baoichas le Dia. And we were not short of outdoor pursuits. The Corpus Christi Parade through the town enjoyed fine weather on Sunday following the 11.30 Mass, The band played before rushing off to the annual vintage Day in Upton.
The 52 seater Coach going to Knock on Sunday was full to capacity and a great day was had by all.
Out in Carriginma a Gala Fun Day was held at their National School and it was a wonderful success judging by all the praise that was allotted to it.
And in the Pub that night, Big Maggie and her band from Co. Limerick, made the rafters roar until closing time. The perfect end to a perfect day.
O’CALLAGHAN (Kilcorney) On June 3, 2013, peacefully, at Cork University Hospital, Pat John, Killeen, Kilcorney, beloved brother of the late Bobby and brother-in-law of the late Connie. Deeply regretted by his sister Mary (Linehan), nephew Fr. Teddy, nieces Marion, Dolores and Josephine, relatives, kind neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet on today, Wednesday, from 6pm to 7.30pm, followed by removal to St. Nicholas’ Church, Kilcorney. Requiem Mass tomorrow, Thursday, at 12 noon, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
DUCON CUP FINAL
NEXT SUNDAY (9th JUNE)
We share a selection of images here from the superb occasion. Fr. Con in his 70s still uses his push bike in his work and to keep so very fit does his daily exercises in the morning. In his address at Ballydaly Hall on Sunday night he expressed his sincere joy and thanks for such a magnificent and enjoyable gathering in continue reading…
Millstreet is among 45 towns and villages from across the country being considered for the 2013 Tourism Towns Award. The award, now in its second year, is designed to recognise Irish towns and villages where the local community goes the extra mile to enhance their appeal to tourists.
The top ten “Highly Commended Tourism Towns” will be announced at the National Tidy Towns Awards later in year with the overall winner to be announced by Fáilte Ireland in November.
Now in its second year (Portmagee, Col. Kerry were the 2012 winners), the award will continue to focus on how participating towns have developed their local area in the following key tourism areas: continue reading…