Spring Farm Machinery Show (21st &22nd Jan)

2015-01-22 Q8 Spring Farm Machinery Show - posterMunsters Biggest Farm Show, The Q8 Oils Spring Farm Machinery Show, is again being held at the Green Glens Arena in Millstreet, on the 21st and 22nd January, 2015.

The event attracts over 10,000 farmers and contractors from across Ireland and the UK to view the latest machinery, gather technical information and network with the industry. It has always been the largest of its kind in Munster and this year it promises to be bigger
and better than ever with over 200 exhibitors. This is an extremely popular annual event showcasing all the latest and best agricultural equipment and machinery the industry has to offer, from tractors to fencing tools and feeder wagons to tillage equipment.

Full details are on the event brochure.

Listen to the radio advert below:

[read more …] “Spring Farm Machinery Show (21st &22nd Jan)”

Preparing Cows for a Dairy Show

2014-11-27 Ear to the Ground - National Dairy Show 05This evening Ear to the Ground (RTÉ ONE) had a feature from Millstreet: “Darragh McCullough explores the National Dairy Show in Millstreet, Co Cork, where he meets the Murphys who stay up all night to keep their cows and calves clean for the parade ring.

It’s an interesting look at what goes on behind the scenes at a dairy show – from leading them, feeding them, keeping them clean, washing, clipping, and blowdrying them, and even hair extensions.  See the show on the RTÉ Player (from 15:54 to the end of the programme).

Below are a few more images from the programme: [read more …] “Preparing Cows for a Dairy Show”

Self Build Exhibition Continues Today at Green Glens

Brian & Clive Corry coordinating another very successful Exhibition for the 10th year at Green Glens.  With their superbly dedicated Team they continue to attract very large numbers to the Green Glens for a most interesting and informative experience.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Brian & Clive Corry coordinating another very successful Exhibition for the 10th year at Green Glens. With their superbly dedicated Team they continue to attract very large numbers to  Green Glens for a most interesting and informative experience. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

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Owners Pony & Young Riders Charity Show 2014

2014-10-25 Owners Pony and Young Riders Show - headerThere’s around 3,000 entries for this weekend’s Owners Pony and Young Riders Charity Show, in the Green Glens, Millstreet. The event has been a major attraction since it was launched 28 years ago (16th year in Millstreet), and this year is nothing different. Entry as ever is free, and the organisers are looking forward to seeing as many friends of the show as possible, both new & old.

Info/results: ownerscharityshow.org … Preview in the Irish Examiner

Photos: Friday (30) … Saturday (29) Sunday … (100) … Denisa Official (thousands)

National Dairy Show 2014

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2014-10-18 Millstreet Dairy Show 04 bSupreme Champion at the National Dairy Show held at the Green Glens, Millstreet, last Saturday October 18th, was Glaslough Miss Petra, Pictured (right)with handler Denis O’Neill, and owners Kenneth (left), David Boyd (right) and Judge Iwan Morgan. Photo Tony Keane.

Full Results

Innovation Award Winners
[read more …] “National Dairy Show 2014”

The Eurovision 1993 Stage Design

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Underneath the Eurovision 1993 stage

The Eurovision Song Contest 1993 was broadcast live from the Green Glens Arena, Millstreet, Co. Cork on May 15 to an international audience of over 350 million people.

Work on the project commenced in September 1992 with a feasibility report highlighting the staging difficulties of the Millstreet arena.

Addressing the main problem of lack of height in the venue led to two key features of the final design, namely a three foot excavation of the area under the stage to accommodate underfloor lighting and a 60′ wide tilted ceiling piece to allow cameras to [read more …] “The Eurovision 1993 Stage Design”

This is Horse Show Week (12-17th August 2014)

2014-08-11 Millstreet International Horse Show - posterThis is Millstreet International Horse Show week and it starts today (Tuesday 12th) at 10:30am. Horse Trucks and Horseboxes have been rolling into the Green Glens since the gates opened yesterday morning.

We’d like to welcome everyone that comes to Millstreet this week, and hope you have a great time. There’s a record number of entries this year and schedules have been changing at this late stage to reflect this.

Hopefully the weather will cooperate. There’s a few showers forecast every day, but nothing too serious.

A visit to the Millstreet Horse Show is unmissable for the equestrian fanatic. Enjoy a day out watching the country’s best horses and riders. Admission is FREE and there is ample car parking available.

Full up to date details are available on MillstreetHorseShow.ie, Facebook, and Twitter

[read more …] “This is Horse Show Week (12-17th August 2014)”

Marymount Fundraising Project by Jerry & Tim Progressing Very Well

Jerry & Tim who are two of the most dedicated members of the Millstreet Fundraising Project for Marymount Hospice have already raised in excess of €2,000.00 for the wonderfully praiseworthy Fund are pictured here at the recent Newmarket Show which was held in Green Glens.  Their most recent very successful fundraiser took place on Friday night at the open air dancing in Mushera where many people especially from the Ballinagree area were very supportive of the Project.  Tickets continue to sell well.   If you wish to support the Fund we have tickets here at Millstreet Museum or you may very well see Jerry and Tim with their mobile stand at an event before the closing date on Friday, 24th Oct. when the occasion of the Draw takes place at the Pub in Carriganima.  Dr. Pat Casey also has tickets for sale for the Project.  Dr. Pat Casey also has tickets for sale for the Project.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Jerry & Tim who are two of the most dedicated members of the Millstreet Fundraising Project for Marymount Hospice have already raised in excess of €2,000.00 for the wonderfully praiseworthy Fund and are pictured here at the recent Newmarket Show which was held in Green Glens. Their most recent very successful fundraiser took place on Friday night at the open air dancing in Mushera where many people especially from the Ballinagree area were very supportive of the Project. Tickets continue to sell well. If you wish to support the Fund we have tickets here at Millstreet Museum or you may very well see Jerry and Tim with their mobile stand at an event before the closing date on Friday, 24th Oct. when the occasion of the Draw takes place at the Pub in Carriganima. Dr. Pat Casey also has tickets for sale for the Project.  Click on the images to enlarge.   (S.R.)

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Geraldine Dennehy’s Truly Marvellous Coverage of the Highly Prestigious 2014 Pony Event at Green Glens

Photographer supreme, Geraldine Dennehy, truly captured some very special images as she so dedicatedly achieved excellent coverage of the prestigious equestrian event at Green Glens.  She recorded the visit of the Duhallow Hunt (above) as well as famous visitors such as John Tracey (below) and Seán Kelly.
Photographer supreme, Geraldine Dennehy, truly captured some very special images as she so dedicatedly achieved excellent coverage of the prestigious equestrian event at Green Glens. She recorded the visit of the Duhallow Hunt (above) as well as famous visitors such as John Tracey (below) and Seán Kelly.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

John Tracey-800Sean Kelly & Noel C-800A French supporter during the national anthem-800We thank Geraldine for sharing such splendid pictures with us.  Let’s observe a [read more …] “Geraldine Dennehy’s Truly Marvellous Coverage of the Highly Prestigious 2014 Pony Event at Green Glens”

Denis O’Regan’s Magnificent Pictorial Coverage of EJC2014 Event & The European Pony Championships at Green Glens and at Drishane

We extend sincere thanks to Denis O'Regan (pictured below) for sharing truly superb images of both the Juggling and Pony Events.  Click on the pictures to enlarge.  (S.R.)
We extend sincere thanks to Denis O’Regan (pictured below) for sharing truly superb images of both the Juggling and Pony Events. Click on the pictures to enlarge.   (S.R.)

Denis O'Regan at Green Glens on Sunday, 3rd Aug. 201419Denis O'Regan's Superb Coverage of Juggling and Pony 2014 -8005Denis O'Regan's Superb Coverage of Juggling and Pony 2014 -80013Denis O'Regan's Superb Coverage of Juggling and Pony 2014 -800Denis has indeed captured the real magic of the past fortnight in Millstreet in such a marvellous manner.  Let’s enjoy some more of his much appreciated coverage of such an historic fortnight in [read more …] “Denis O’Regan’s Magnificent Pictorial Coverage of EJC2014 Event & The European Pony Championships at Green Glens and at Drishane”

Champions All as the European Pony Championships Conclude!

Our picture says it all!   All Champions on the final day of the hugely successful European Pony Championships 2014 in Millstreet.  Noel C. Duggan expresses his delight on the remarkable five day event in Millstreet where world-class equestrian facilities enormously impressed the many European Visitors.  Here Noel C. joins the winners at the final presentation event - Beligium (silver), France (gold) and Ireland (bronze).  Over the next few days we shall catch up on sharing the many pics from the past fortnight in Millstreet including a special pictorial selection from Denis O'Regan.   Click on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Our picture says it all!   Champions All on the final day of the hugely successful European Pony Championships 2014 in Millstreet. Noel C. Duggan expresses his delight on the remarkable five day event in Millstreet where world-class equestrian facilities enormously impressed the many European Visitors. Here Noel C. joins the winners at the final presentation event – (from left) Belgium (silver), France (gold) and Ireland (bronze).  Over the next few days we shall catch up on sharing the many pictures from the past fortnight in Millstreet including a special pictorial selection from Denis O’Regan. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Noel C. is congratulated by Tom Slattery, Chef d'Equipe of the Irish Equestrian Team.  also included is Photographer supreme, Geraldine Dennehy who has worked with both in the world of equestrian sprort.
Noel C. is congratulated by Tom Slattery, Chef d’Equipe of the Irish Equestrian Team at the conclusion of the final Press Conference.  Also included is Photographer supreme, Geraldine Dennehy who has in the past worked with both in the world of equestrian sport.

Magnificent Drishane Cross Country Event Delights Huge Attendance on Saturday, 2nd August 2014 in Brilliant Sunshine

Huge crowds arriving at Drishane Cross Country Course on Saturday, 2nd August 2014 were absolutely enchanted by the magical 21-jump course.  All this in brilliant sunshine.   Here we feature Part One of our coverage.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Huge crowds arriving at Drishane Cross Country Course on Saturday, 2nd August 2014 were absolutely enchanted by the magical 21-jump course. All this in brilliant sunshine. Here we feature Part One of our coverage.   Click on the images to enlarge.    (S.R.)

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Impressive Presentations, Exquisite Dining & A Superb Concert

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Very impressive presentation ceremonies at Green Glens, a visit to Galty Valley Mobile Customised Catering Marquee and a splendid Concert at Drishane with Marina Cassidy & Friends were all part of our Thursday, 31st july recordings at the European Pony Championships 2014.   One can view the various competitions  online by logging into www.millstreet2014.com.   Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Very impressive presentation ceremonies at Green Glens, a visit to Galty Valley Mobile Customised Catering Marquee and a splendid Concert at Drishane with Marina Cassidy & Friends were all part of our Thursday, 31st july recordings at the European Pony Championships 2014. One can view the various competitions live online by logging into www.millstreet2014.com. Click on the images to enlarge.   (S.R.)

75Thursday 31st August 2014 at Euro Pony Event -800 113Thursday 31st August 2014 at Euro Pony Event -800 139Thursday 31st August 2014 at Euro Pony Event -800 146Thursday 31st August 2014 at Euro Pony Event -800The Lord Mayor of Cork and Seán Kelly MEP were among those present at the Drishane Concert.  Let’s now view some 160 more pictures from another historic day in [read more …] “Impressive Presentations, Exquisite Dining & A Superb Concert”

Universal Praise for Drishane and Green Glens Equestrian Courses

Visitors from all over Europe are universally according praise for the extremely high standard of the Courses at Drishane and in Green Glens.   The absolutely beautiful scenic settings are enchanting all present at the European Pony Championships.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Visitors from all over Europe are universally according praise for the extremely high standard of the Courses at Drishane and in Green Glens. The absolutely beautiful scenic settings are enchanting all present at the European Pony Championships. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

75Wednesday 30th July 2014 at European Pony Event-80044Wednesday 30th July 2014 at European Pony Event-80051Wednesday 30th July 2014 at European Pony Event-80089Wednesday 30th July 2014 at European Pony Event-80035Wednesday 30th July 2014 at European Pony Event-80098Wednesday 30th July 2014 at European Pony Event-80012Wednesday 30th July 2014 at European Pony Event-800The new well researched information signs being put in place by Thomas Duggan (above) close to the many different jumps epitomise the attention to detail in evidence all over the Courses in Green Glens and Drishane and serve to make it a world class centre of equestrian excellence.    The visitors are hugely impressed and photographing on a constant basis to share such beauty.  Let us now enjoy a further hundred images of our recordings on [read more …] “Universal Praise for Drishane and Green Glens Equestrian Courses”

Denis O’Regan’s Superb Picture of World Famous Viktor Kee at EJC2014

We thank Denis O'Regan, Station Road, Millstreet for this magnificent action image of world famous Ukrainian born Juggler, Viktor Kee at the Legends Show during EJC2014 on Friday, 25th July in Green Glens.   We were also fortunate to record a brief interview with Viktor who is such a true gentleman and remarkably gifted Juggler.  Click on the picture to enlarge.  (S.R.)
We thank Denis O’Regan, Station Road, Millstreet for this magnificent action image of world famous Ukrainian born Juggler, Viktor Kee at the Legends Show during EJC2014 on Friday, 25th July in Green Glens. We were also fortunate to record a brief interview with Viktor who is such a true gentleman and a remarkably gifted Juggler. Click on the picture to enlarge.    (S.R.)

Spectacular Opening of European Pony Championships 2014 at Green Glens

Seán Kelly, MEP cuts the ribbon to mark the official opening of the European Pony Championships 2014.   With the many participating countries assembling  at Green Glens Arena on Tuesday evening, 29th July 2014 it was a truly spectacular occasion.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Seán Kelly, MEP cuts the ribbon to mark the official opening of the European Pony Championships 2014. With the many participating countries assembling at Green Glens Arena on Tuesday evening, 29th July 2014 it was a truly spectacular occasion. Click on the images to enlarge.   (S.R.)

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The exquisite setting of one of the many courses  superbly prepared at Green Glens.
The exquisite setting of one of the many courses superbly prepared at Green Glens.
The renowned Liam O'Connor with his magnificent Group of musicians, dancers and singers hugely impressed the international audience.
The renowned Liam O’Connor with his magnificent Group of musicians, dancers and singers hugely impressed the international audience.

6Official Opening of European Pony Championships 2014 -8001Official Opening of European Pony Championships 2014 -800The historic occasion was so very colourful, cheerful, utterly professional and enormously enjoyable.  Let’s now view some further images from the wonderfully fitting opening event to some five days of marvellous equestrian sport involving Show Jumping, Dressage in Green Glens and Cross Country/Eventing at the very beautiful Drishane Estate [read more …] “Spectacular Opening of European Pony Championships 2014 at Green Glens”

World’s Largest Circus Festival 2014 in Millstreet

Ultan provides us with this superb and wonderfully informative Poster.  EJC2014 Organisers are very much encouraging local people and visitors to really play an active role in the Grand Parade on Sat. 26th July beginning at Green Glens at 2.00pm.  We shall be outlining further details later and providing the exact route of the Parade.  Click on the Poster to enlarge.  ( S.R.)
Ultan provides us with this superb and wonderfully informative Poster. EJC2014 Organisers are very much encouraging local people and visitors to really play an active role in the Grand Parade on Sat. 26th July beginning in Green Glens at 2.00pm. We shall be outlining further details later and providing the exact route of the Parade. Click on the Poster to enlarge. ( S.R.)

The Prodigy in Millstreet – 19th Nov 2005

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The Prodigy Setlist at Millstreet Arena, Cork, Ireland
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Setlist

Break & Enter
Wake the Fuck Up
Their Law
Breathe
Hot Ride (El Batori mix)
Jericho
Spitfire
Back 2 Skool
Firestarter
Action Radar
Warning
Claustrophobic Sting
We Are the Ruffest
No Good (Start the Dance)
Voodoo People

Encore:
Climbatize
Poison
Diesel Power
Smack My Bitch Up
Charly
Out of Space

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Create Your Own Reality

Create Your Own Reality

with

Pearce Flannery

Venue: Green Glens, Millstreet

Date: Wednesday 5th February 2014

An Award winning entrepreneur Pearce Flannery is acclaimed as one of Ireland’s most engaging and inspirational motivational speakers and training facilitators, Pearce will inspire and motivate you to change the way you think, act and work and in the process changing the way you run your business. By using his unique range of planning, goal setting and motivational tools Pearce Flannery will empower you to ‘Create Your Own Reality’ in 2014!

9.15 – 9.45am: Registration (name badges will be provided for those who have pre-registered in advance) & Tea/coffee provided for informal networking

9.50am: Introduction Joan Kelleher, North Cork Enterprise Board
10.00 – 11.30am: Pearce Flannery & ‘Create Your Own Reality’

11.30 -11.45am: Tea/coffee break and networking opportunities

11.45 -1.00pm: Pearce Flannery continued

1.00pm: Networking opportunity

Event is organised by the North Cork Enterprise Board

Pre booking is essential.

 

Book your place NOW for this FREE networking event. All participants will receive a FREE ‘Create Your Own Reality’ pack including your own copies of the bestselling ‘Create Your Own Reality’ e-book, workbook and CD. (RRP €24.00)

We thank Joan Kelleher, Business Development Executive, North Cork Enterprise Board…for this important notice which was shared with us by Veronica O’Callaghan.   (S.R.)

Spring Farm Machinery Show 2014

Please Note: the show is on Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd,
but not Friday 24th as listed here earlier

2014-01-13 Spring Farm Machinery Show - posterMunster’s biggest farm machinery show: the Spring Farm Machinery Show is on in the Green Glens from 12 noon to 10pm, 22nd-24th 22nd-23rd January 2014.

Full details / contacts, and booking forms are available on the AJSPromotions.com.

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The event attracts over 10,000 farmers and contractors from across Ireland and the UK to view the latest machinery, gather technical information and network with the industry. It has always been the largest of its kind in Munster and this year it promises to be bigger

and better than ever with over 200 exhibitors. This is an extremely popular annual event showcasing all the latest and best agricultural equipment and machinery the industry has to offer, from tractors to fencing tools and feeder wagons to tillage [read more …] “Spring Farm Machinery Show 2014”

Toughathlon Event in Millstreet Today – OFF

Update: The recent heavy rain has made parts of the course inaccessible to medical personnel and for safety reasons the December 29th event has now been rescheduled for Saturday the 8th of February 2014.

This is a poster which I photographed in Killarney Town over the Christmas which promotes today's Toughathlon event in Green Glens and at Drishane.   Click on the poster to enlarge.  (S.R.)
This is a poster which I photographed in Killarney Town over the Christmas that promotes today’s Toughathlon event in Green Glens and at Drishane. Click on the poster to enlarge. (S.R.)

Very Successful Annual Card Game for Millstreet Community Hospital

Members of the superbly dedicated Organising Committee of the Annual Card Game held in Green Glens in aid of St. Joseph's Community Hospital, Millstreet - on Sunday, 8th Dec. 2013.  (S.R.)
Members of the superbly dedicated Organising Committee of the Annual Card Game held in Green Glens in aid of St. Joseph’s Community Hospital, Millstreet – on Sunday, 8th Dec. 2013.  Click on the images to enlarge.   (S.R.)

4Annual Card Game for Millstreet Hospital 2013 -800 3Annual Card Game for Millstreet Hospital 2013 -8001Annual Card Game for Millstreet Hospital 2013 -800Ted Healy (Clondrohid & Millstreet) and his marvellous Team take full care of the overall Card Game logistics while Matron Lena Kelleher and her splendid Staff very efficiently operate the popular Draw with its excellent prizes.   This great fundraising event began in the late 1980s at Millstreet GAA Hall and later (through the kindness of the Duggan Family) the mighty occasion moved to [read more …] “Very Successful Annual Card Game for Millstreet Community Hospital”

SelfBuild & Improve Your Home Show 2013 at Green Glens Greatly Impresses the Many Visitors – The Event Continues Today until 6.00 pm.

Mark Hutchinson of "OldBuilders Company" was one of the many prestigious Exhibitors who was very pleased with the public response to the annual SelfBuild Show at Green Glens.  There is a superbly dedicated team of people who help to make the remarkably smooth running of the Show a consistent feature of the very popular event.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Grant Hutchinson of “The OldBuilders Company” was one of the many prestigious Exhibitors who was very pleased with the public response to the annual SelfBuild Show at Green Glens. Grant has his stand for the past number of years at the four Shows held nationwide.  There is a superbly dedicated team of people who help to make the remarkably smooth running of the Show a consistent feature of the very popular event.   Lots more information on the new website www.selfbuild.ie .Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

19SelfBuild Show Sat. 9th Nov. 2013 -8001SelfBuild Show Sat. 9th Nov. 2013 -8003SelfBuild Show Sat. 9th Nov. 2013 -800The next venue for this very popular event is in Belfast in February 2014.   Here we share a further selection of  some 23 images from our visit to the Show on Saturday.   The event continues today until 6.00 pm.   Last year’s enormous attendance on the Sunday was evidence of the popularity of the SelfBuild annual [read more …] “SelfBuild & Improve Your Home Show 2013 at Green Glens Greatly Impresses the Many Visitors – The Event Continues Today until 6.00 pm.”