A big thanks to the Millstreet Vintage Club on presenting the €1,300.99 proceeds of their Autumn Tractor Run to the Carriganima based CART Rural Transport Service Bus. Perfect weather conditions added to the enjoyment of the day, close on 70 tractors took to the road over scenic terrain to Moll Carthys Bridge for a short halt before returning to Carriganima Pub for a Barbeque and refreshments.
Co-inciding with the formal presentation was a Coffee Evening and a heat of the Millstreet Community Council Talent Competition.
Meanwhile Millstreet Vintage Club Celebration of 100 Years of Ford in Ireland reaches a climax on this Sunday with a History of the Ford Motor Company and Ford Family Film Show in the Wallis Arms Hotel starting at 3 pm.
On the progamme are interesting guest speakers and patrons are welcome to bring along their Vintage / Classic Ford Vehicle and park their prized possessions outside the Hotel in the Town Square in Millstreet.
Millstreet Vintage Club held a very well supported Tractor Run on Sunday last in Carriganima in aid of the CART Rural Transport Service, the weather was superb on the day and close on 70 Tractors took to the road and made their way through what was a lovely route which included a stop at Moll Carthy’s Bridge for a short halt with the Run, then making its way back to the finish at The Pub in Carriganima, where a Barbeque and Refreshments was enjoyed by all. Many thanks from CART Carriganima and Millstreet Vintage Club for the great turn out and support on the day.
[read more …] “Great Turnout for CART Tractor Run in Carriganima on Sunday”
Splendidly popular Santa had three delightful and wonderfully helpful Elves and two Security Men. Great credit is due to Seán & Matt for coordinating such a happy annual event where all the children receive presents from Santa within his specially constructed meeting point in The Pub. [read more …] “Royal Welcome for Santa in Carriganima As He Arrives by CART Bus”
A night of wonderful community spirit was on display in Carriganima matched only by an equally wonderful array of items for sale. A Charity Auction in aid of C.A.R.T. (Carriganima Area Rural Transport) was held on February 21st last with bidders a plenty and their generosity was guaranteed on the wide variety of items and services which were up for grabs.
Killian Lynch as auctioneer for the evening was outstanding and insured that all lots went to a good home both near and far. It has to be noted the event had an excellent selection of items too numerous list but all who donated in any way have the gratitude of the Committee who work endlessly to make the event a smooth running event. At the end of the night sports lovers , animal lovers and buyers who value their community went home happy in the knowledge that their efforts made a huge difference to the community. All money raised on the night will go towards the purchase of a bus to transport people for shopping, doctors appointments, collection of prescriptions etc.
C.A.R.T. will continue the weekly bus trips to Macroom on Tuesdays and weekly cards on Sunday nights.
C.A.R.T. (Carriganima Area Rural Transport) will hold a charity auction night on February 21th at 9:30pm in “The Pub ” Carriganima. All money raised on the night will go towards the purchase of a bus to transport people for shopping, doctors appointments, collection of perceptions etc. A wide range
of items to catch everyones eye are under the hammer a signed Celtic top with cert of authenticity! 3 Cork G.A.A. tops all signed, men’s and ladies football and camogie. 2 nights B&B with evening meal for 2 at the Rochestown Park Hotel. 2 Nathan Carter tickets at the INEC , Cork 20 jacket and 2 polo tops . A Saler calf, 6 guitar lessons, 6 pilates classes one months membership at Macrooms MMA club meal vouchers, Ted Baker bag, along with many other practical items and quality items … so grab yourself a bargain and give our bus fund a push in the right direction. A great night assured and maybe a surprise or two .