Millstreet Community Council Congratulates Chloe

Millstreet Community Council congratulates Sports Woman Supreme Chloe Collins on receiving her prestigious Munster Medal following Cork’s Victory in the Munster Final last Saturday.  We thank MCC Chairman Noel Buckley for sharing such a deserving greeting with which we all wish to be associated.  (S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” on CMS with Millstreet Knitters Together

Millstreet Knitters Together at 10pm on Radio Treasures.   The enthusiastic group has in fact completed an amazing 106 beautifully knitted caps!  Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Official Launch of the magnificent publication “Dúthalla Abú” at Wallis Arms Hotel this Tues. evening 13th Dec. 2016.  The Editor is Brendan Malone (seated in middle) while the principal writer/photographer is John Tarrant (seated 4th from left).  Tom Dennehy (seated 2nd from left) officially launched the publication.

Duarigle Gaels Win North Cork U16 Championship in Kanturk

Members of the superbly victorious Under-16 Duarigle Gaels Team celebrate on Monday night following their victory over Charleville.  Click on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Members of the superbly victorious Under-16 Duarigle Gaels Team celebrate on Monday night following their victory over Charleville.  Sincere congratulations.   Click on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)

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GAA Clubs Fund Raising Draw

Kids DrawMillstreet GAA are in the midst of supporting the Cork County Board promoted Clubs Fund Raising Draw with another new series underway. The draw acts as a fillip boost to the development of club facilities across the county in addition to enhancing the quality of Gaelic Games for youth at club and school level. The draws take place on a monthly basis and feature an array of attractive cash and other prizes. The club welcome new participants — a year’s subscription is €100 paid yearly or monthly. Further details on the draw are available from club officers, or from the Cork GAA Draw website

Where Does My €100 Go?
* €35 – Prize Fund & Admin
* €47 – Promoting Club*
* €18 – Grants/Developments/Coaching/CLCG Chorcaí

It’s good to know that a large amount of the money stays local, as well as having a large prize find of €575,000.

Video: Kerry Football Animals

Seeing as we here in the Millstreet Parish border the Kingdom, we are hearing that some of our farmers are having the same troubles as their compatriots further south on the Cork – Kerry border:

West Cork farmers are doing their best to look after disillusioned Kerry supporters as many of them turn up in their fields.

All in the spirit of the upcoming All-Ireland Final (Sunday 20th September 2009) between Cork and Kerry. The video is of course a reference to Paidí O’Shea’s infamous comment about the Kerry supporters being “animals”

Come on the REBELS!
There are some video clips from the Cork v Kerry games earlier in the year below:

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