Millstreet Vintage Club Vintage and Family Fun Day an Outstanding Success.

Millstreet Vintage Club and Cancer Connect would like to thank Everybody that came out to Support our Show on Sunday last. The Show which was thankfully Blessed with fine weather was an outstanding success with great support on the the day, over 150 vehicles were on display and to all the people that brought out there beautiful exhibits from both near and far. We thank each and every one of you for making the journey, to all the club members who helped out and worked very hard both on the lead up to the event and on the day itself many many thanks. To everybody that helped in anyway no matter how big or small we thank you all very much, to Millstreet GAA, the Town Park Committee, and Millstreet Soccer Club we are most grateful for the use of a top class venue and facilities, without your help and support the event would not have been the success that it was. A very big thank you to all our very generous sponsors who very kindly donated great prizes for our draw. To Sgt. Paul Lynch and his team, we thank them very much for keeping traffic flow and parking facilities running like clockwork, to the Millstreet Fire Brigade Crew for providing us with their time and for giving an insight into the skills and dedication of their challenging job, to the Broomhill Tractor Build Team for bringing their Championship Winning Tractor Build to the Show, to the Millstreet Pipe Band, and to Danny and Pat of Back on Track for providing great Music and Entertainment. To all the People who turned up with exhibits, food stalls, entertainment for the kids etc, to the media who did a great job in getting the word out there, including John Tarrant of The Corkman, C103 Mallow, Millstreet.ie Website, Corkmusicstation, Seán Radley, Willie Fitzgerald, LTV2, Eily Buckley, Andrew Pollock and Team of Irish Vintage Scene, Tom Corbett and Matthew Twomey. Also thanks to the following for there help: Jerry Lehane PC, Joan O`Mahony, Sharon Lane, Noel Buckley, Declan Casey, Dolly Ring, Mens Shed, and K+L Delivieries. We hope everyone enjoyed the Day and in due course we will be presenting a Cheque with the proceeds from the Day to a very worthy and well deserved Cause in Cancer Connect.

Bernard Crowley,
Club P.R.O.

LTV2 Millstreet Prepares for Christmas Programme

Members of the LTV2 Team prepare for Programme 281 – our Christmas Programme from Local Television. Online before Christmas through the dedication of team member – Bernard Crowley. Seated from left: Seán Radley, Eily Buckley and Seán Murphy. Back row, from left – Jerry O’Riordan, William Fitzgerald and Brendan Murphy. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

Uplifting Success of LTV2 Millstreet Church Gate Collection 2016

We wish to express sincere thanks to the many generous people who very kindly supported our annual LTV2 Millstreet church gate collection in Millstreet, Ballydaly and Cullen. The €2,100 (approx. - final figure to be confirmed later) contributed will help to fund batteries for cameras, purchase of discs, video recording tapes for cameras and the placement of our regular programmes on the Millstreet website making transmissions available worldwide. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
We wish to express sincere thanks to the many generous people who very kindly supported our annual LTV2 Millstreet church gate collection in Millstreet, Ballydaly and Cullen. The €2,165.00 contributed will help to fund batteries for cameras, purchase of discs, video recording tapes for cameras and the placement of our regular programmes on the Millstreet website making transmissions available worldwide. Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

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LTV2 Millstreet Church Gate Collection This Weekend

To help fund the ongoing transmission of LTV2 Millstreet online (through the Millstreet website) our annual church gate collection takes place this weekend (28th/29th May 2016) in Millstreet Parish.   Your support for our local television voluntary broadcasting service is very much appreciated.  (S.R.)

Seán Radley Inducted into Irish Broadcasting Hall of Fame

Congratulations to our own Seán Radley who has been inducted into the Irish Broadcasting Hall of Fame, which is in appreciation of the contribution to Irish history and culture in the media. A huge honour, he is named this year among many well known Irish media personalities like Jimmy Magee, Tommy Gorman, Vincent Browne, Sean Ban Breathnach, Terry Wogan, Joe Duffy, Marty Whelan, Tony Fenton, and more.

Selected in the Alternative Section, they mention that: “Seán is the man behind LTV2, the local Millstreet, Co Cork television channel that for many years operated as a pirate TV channel but most recently as an online station. Sean a former National School Teacher is also the curator of the popular Millstreet Museum. LTV2 features a host of local stories and musicians keeping locals informed of events and forthcoming events, a lifeline in a rural community.”

Seán’s own response is as humble as ever: “Just as Treasa commented above on her message – I am also so totally surprised, honoured and humbled by such a mention in the 2015 Inductees of the Irish Broadcasting Hall of Fame. I would not even have thought that my
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LTV2 Programme 211 Online Which Featured Interview with Maureen O’Hara

And this is the LTV2 Programme in which the Interview with Maureen O’Hara features.  Our Programme 211 was firstly aired on 22nd April 2012…. then uploaded online by LTV2’s Bernard Crowley.  (S.R.)  Thus the following is how it was uploaded online in 2012 (and the overall sequence may be seen from 1 hour 24mins until 1 hour 37mins in the timeline of the programme):

LTV2 MILLSTREET : Programme 211 is now online,on this show our second last of the Season we meet a very Famous Actress,we go to see a Play in Newmarket,we have music from TR Dallas, Liam O`Connor and others,we see some very fit Athletes take on Clara Mountain and we look back in time at the Cork 20 Rally of 1985 plus there are some other items in there too so check out our latest Programme right here online or check out our Facebook Page, this Programme will go out on air tonight Sunday April 22 at 8pm.

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Wonderfully Generous Response to LTV2 Millstreet Annual Collection

This weekend's annual church gate collection for LTV2 Millstreet resulted in a wonderfully generous response.   Combining the Millstreet/Ballydaly/Cullen collections on this Sat./Sun. 30th/31st May 2015 the uplifting total was €1,838.00.  We extend sincere thanks to everyone who contributed so generously and to our dedicated collectors.   Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
This weekend’s annual church gate collection for LTV2 Millstreet resulted in a wonderfully generous response. Combining the Millstreet/Ballydaly/Cullen collections on this Sat./Sun. 30th/31st May 2015 the uplifting total was €1,848.00. We extend sincere thanks to everyone who contributed so generously and to our dedicated collectors. We bring your attention to our most recent online LTV2 Programme No. 258 in which we share some very interesting sequences including an exclusive interview with Donncha Ó Dúlaing, P.J. Murrihy, Annmarie O’Riordan and Nora Reidy – all recorded in Killarney.   Steam Train in Millstreet recently has also received lots of views.  We thank John Tarrant for his appreciated mention on “Corkman”.  John’s brilliant picture on a recent tweet (29th May) relating to the Boherbue/Cullen football match on Friday night in the Town Park is hugely impressive and worthy of “The Picture of the Year” award!  I had the privilege of being beside John when he captured it from the sideline. And thanks to Eily Buckley for mentioning Collection on her weekly report.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

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LTV2 Millstreet Programme 256 Now Online

LTV2 Millstreet Programme 256 Now Online

On this weeks Programme we feature The Jamie Wall Fundraiser Event held out in Cullen on Easter Monday, we take a look at the big wide load which was a Transformer that went through Carriganima recently to connect Windmills to the National Grid network, this Giant Transformer was being transported to the Substation located in Cahirdowney for to be fitted, also we go to the Wallis Arms Hotel in Millstreet to catch up with Paddy O`Brien and his Band.

Happy Viewing

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LTV2 Millstreet Prepares its Christmas Programme

Some of the dedicated LTV2 Millstreet Team preparing for Programme 243 - Our Christmas Special - pictured here in Studio - From Left: Jerry, Brendan, William, Bernard and Seán.  Thanks to Bernard our programmes is scheduled to be available online on the Millstreet Website by Christmas.  The recent official opening of the renovated Cullen Community Centre where we meet "the Magnificent Seven" will feature on this programme.  A very Happy Christmas to our many loyal viewers across the globe.  Click on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Some of the dedicated LTV2 Millstreet Team preparing for Programme 243 – Our Christmas Special – pictured here in Studio – From Left: Jerry, Brendan, William, Bernard and Seán. Thanks to Bernard our programme is scheduled to be available online on the Millstreet Website by Christmas. The recent official opening of the renovated Cullen Community Centre where we meet “the Magnificent Seven” will be one of our interesting features on this programme. A very Happy Christmas to our many loyal viewers across the globe. Click on the image to enlarge.   (S.R.)