“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 16th Jan. 2022 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

Firstly we wish to let you know of a further means by which one can access  Cork Music Station.   Just download the free App entitled Radio Garden which provides access to countless radio stations worldwide by means of geographical location.   Then just search for “Cork, Ireland” and CMS is one of the 14 Cork Radio Stations which appears on your phone screen.  Then simply tap Cork Music Station and transmission begins immediately!

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 16th Jan. 2022) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 3rd Lunchtime programme of 2022 – where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include Christmas songs by Al Jolson, Bing Crosby, Dean Martin, George Formby and Frank Sinatra  plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we also feature some wonderful selections from famous Musical Show Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

The renowned traditional Musician supreme, Johnny O’Leary in conversation at a Station Mass reception at the home of Noreen and Daniel Dennehy, Liscahane, Millstreet in the 1990s, with Eily Buckley, John C. Casey and Tom Meaney.
Sr. Patricia O’Shea and Bishop Diarmaid Ó Súilleabháin on 27th May 1990 unveiling the very impressive plaque commemorating 150 years of the Presentation Sisters Order in Millstreet.
Jerry Doody in the 1990s calling out the numbers at the weekly Bingo session in Millstreet’s GAA Community Hall.
Killarney’s Paddy McMonagle pictured in 1993 having just paid a visit to Millstreet Museum.
Sat. 15th Jan. (Feast of St. Ita) marked the 75th Anniversary of the launch of the Rural Electrification Scheme by the ESB. (Photo: ESB Archives)
Drishane Garden Fete in the 1980s.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 9th Jan. 2022 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

Firstly we wish to let you know of a further means by which one can access  Cork Music Station.   Just download the free App entitled Radio Garden which provides access to countless radio stations worldwide by means of geographical location.   Then just search for “Cork, Ireland” and CMS is one of the 14 Cork Radio Stations which appears on your phone screen.  Then simply tap Cork Music Station and transmission begins immediately!

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 9th Jan. 2022) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 2nd Lunchtime programme of 2022 – where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include Christmas songs by Al Jolson, Bing Crosby, Dean Martin, George Formby and Frank Sinatra  plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we also feature some wonderful selections from famous Musical Show Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Pictured at Banteer’s Glen Theatre in 1998 – from left: Neil Moylan (Musician supreme), Brendan O’Reilly late of RTÉ and Robert Walsh who was a Presenter supreme on County Sound Radio (later known as C103) at that time.
The very impressive Duhallow Choir giving a most memorable performance in Ballydaly Church in 1998.
President Éamon de Valera’s home in Bruree, Co. Limerick which recently featured in a brilliant RTÉ Television documentary entitled “State of Flux” relating to the signing of the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 1922. Part Two is to be shown on Tuesday, 11th Jan. 2022.
Patrick Lyons and Mary Doorty (Mary is 96 years young) of Bruree featured in the excellent documentary. Patrick and his wife, Maura are wonderfully Loyal Listeners to our Radio Show on Cork Music Station.
Pictured in Aubane in 1998 during the very special weekend marking the 250th Anniversary of the Butter Road. And the splendid horse was even given a St. Brigid’s Cross!

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 2nd Jan. 2022 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

Firstly we wish to let you know of a further means by which one can access  Cork Music Station.   Just download the free App entitled Radio Garden which provides access to countless radio stations worldwide by means of geographical location.   Then just search for “Cork, Ireland” and CMS is one of the 14 Cork Radio Stations which appears on your phone screen.  Then simply tap Cork Music Station and transmission begins immediately!

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 2nd Jan. 2022) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 1st Lunchtime programme of 2022 – where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include Christmas songs by Al Jolson, Bing Crosby, Dean Martin, George Formby and Frank Sinatra  plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we also feature some wonderful selections from famous Musical Show Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

“Hugo” says goodbye to 2021 and hello to a Bright New Year – 2022

A wonderful New Year Greeting in the Irish language….sharing good luck, love and health and looking forward to the year ahead with hope and courage.
Superb New Signage at Millstreet’s Carnegie Hall – thanks to Cork Co. Council.

Coole House, Millstreet in the early 1900sDonncha of www.backincolour.com has recently produced this splendid colour version of the original black and white image photographed by Robert French for the William Lawrence Collection.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 19th Dec. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

Firstly we wish to let you know of a further means by which one can access  Cork Music Station.   Just download the free App entitled Radio Garden which provides access to countless radio stations worldwide by means of geographical location.   Then just search for “Cork, Ireland” and CMS is one of the 14 Cork Radio Stations which appears on your phone screen.  Then simply tap Cork Music Station and transmission begins immediately!

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 19th Dec. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 51st Lunchtime programme of 2021 – our final one of 2021 – where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include Christmas songs by Bing Crosby, Dean Martin, George Formby and Frank Sinatra  plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites….including some uplifing selections from African Tapestries.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is usually (but not today) presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

The famous Ted Fossett who very kindly shared a special audio interview on his visit to Millstreet in 1991.

Today our Pictorial Feature takes us back 30 years to 1991 when the very famous Fossetts Circus was visiting Millstreet Town Park.  We meet the wonderfully friendly Ring Master – Ted Fossett and we bid farewell to the Circus as it leaves Millstreet very early the next morning.   All of our images have been accessed from the Pictorial Archive of Millstreet Museum.  Do enjoy our trip down memory lane!  (S.R.)

Another Circus which often visited – Big Top Circus and also Duffy Circus.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 12th Dec. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 12th Dec. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 50th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites….including some uplifing selections from Gilbert & Sullivan Operas.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is usually (but not today) presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Remembering a very popular Christmas Decoration of the 1950s.

On “Lunchtime Favourites” this week we listen to a splendid Railroad Track Instrumental…and to singers John Gary (1964) and Joseph Schmidt (1904-1942).  And we feature our  Christmas Selections.

Promoting Fossetts Circus in Millstreet in 1991. Later in the week we shall share a full feature of that very Circus of some 30 years ago in Millstreet’s Town Park.

We also feature “Do You Hear What I Hear?!” by Colin Paul (modern Elvis) and we pay tribute to the late Michael Nesmith of “The Monkees” who on 10th Dec. 2021 went to his Eternal Reward.  We recall Michael by listening  to the 1968 hit “I’m a Believer”.

The late Michael Nesmith of “The Monkees” who died at 78 years of age this week.

River Finnow at Clara Road in December 2021.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 5th Dec. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We thank Margaret Bourke for sharing this truly brilliant image of Christmas at the Carnegie Hall by night.

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 5th Dec. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 49th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites….including some uplifing selections from Gilbert & Sullivan Operas.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

On “Lunchtime Favourites” this week we listen to a splendid Railroad Track Instrumental…and to singers John Gary (1964) and Joseph Schmidt (1904-1942).  And we feature our first Christmas Selections.

Christmas at Tubrid Holy Well. Thanks to William Fitzgerald and due to the fact that I cannot still drive – I got a tour on Saturday afternoon where we were able to capture some uplifting December images within the overall Millstreet area. (S.R.)
St. John’s Holy Well, Mushera where we also witnessed a magical rainbow!

We met Dubby Twomey with only one Christmas Tree left after his first Christmas Visit to the Square selling a wonderful variety of beautiful Christmas Trees.
Superb Christmas Lights at the Carnegie Hall thanks to the initiative of Cork Co. Council.
We thank Margaret Bourke for sharing this truly brilliant image of Christmas at the Carnegie Hall by night.
Millstreet Museum has just been presented by a wonderfully generous Local Donor with an excellent example of an original Cardigan so very creatively made many decades ago at the famous Drishane Knitting Factory within the Drishane Estate.

We thank James Wickham of Minneapolis, Minnesota (with Millstreet roots) for sharing this great image of a magnificently creative Stone Craft Christmas Crib.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 28th Nov. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 28th Nov. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 48th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites….including some uplifing selections from Gilbert & Sullivan Operas.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

We thank Kathleen and Michael Healy, Mount Leader for sharing this truly magical image of a Squirrel recently seen close to their home. Another visitor we also had in Mount Leader was a Hedgehog. Nature is so special!

One of the special West End Cinema Posters from 1973 not long before our wonderful Local Cinema closed.
Promotional Poster for the 1969 Film which was showing in the West End Cinema that week.
The 1971 Film which was being shown at Millstreet’s West End Cinema that week in 1973.
We thank James Wickham of Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA for sharing this very colourful image of Christmas 2021 Displays in New York.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 21st Nov. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 21st Nov. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 47th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites….including some uplifing selections from Gilbert & Sullivan Operas.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Jack Lane chatting with Mayor of Cork County, Gillian Coughlan at the 67th Annual Dinner of the London Cork Association at Clayton Hotel, Chiswick on Fri. 19th Nov. 2021. Undoubtedly, both being such professional historians, had a mighty conversation! We thank Jack for sharing the image.
World Boxing Champion supreme, Steve Collins signs a very special page of the Visitors’ Book in Millstreet Museum on Friday evening , 19th Nov. 2021.
Representing Millstreet Community Council, Margaret Bourke makes a Brogeen Art Clock presentation to World Boxing Champion, Steve Collins at the official turning on of the Christmas Lights at The Square on Fri. 19th Nov. 2021. Steve was hugely impressed with his presentation. Noel Buckley, Chairman of MCC was MC Supreme for the historic occasion.
Dedicated Members of the Millstreet Christmas Lights Committee with Steve Collins in wonderful Christmas style!
Steve with Luke Ryan at Green Glens on Friday evening. We thank Declan Ryan for the splendid image.
The quite amazing sight of Christmas Lighting Decorations in place while flowers are still in wonderful bloom in late November. We thank Margaret Bourke for this rare and special image.
We listen to Anthony Lehane’s excellent new song on our “Lunchtime Favourites” Show at 1pm on Sunday.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 14th Nov. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 14th Nov. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 46th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

National Cycle Rás passing Millstreet in 2013.
Organisers of the prestigious International Sheep Shearing event at Green Glens, Millstreet in 2013.
Our Breton Friends welcomed by Áine Collins to Leinster House, Dublin in 2013.
Prizewinning Millstreet Railway Station in 1993.
Niamh Kavanagh very impressed in 2010 by the Eurovision Display Unit.
Niamh Kavanagh receiving a royal welcome in 2010 at Presentation N.S., Millstreet.
Australian Film Crew in Millstreet in 2010 recording footage for the hugely popular television documentary “The Secret History of Eurovision”.
The wonderfully helpful Euro Bureau Staff at The Square, Millstreet in 1993.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 7th Nov. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 7th Nov. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 45th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Pictured in 1999 at Ballydaly at the 70th Anniversary of the Official Opening of Ballydaly Church in 1929.
Seán Barrett, having just won a prestigious Boxing Championship Award in 1999, visited Presentation N.S., Millstreet.
Michael Kelleher spent many dedicated decades working at Presentation Convent, Millstreet….pictured here in 1999.
Expert Guide Noel on Spike Island in Cork Harbour in 2021 introducing the many Visitors to this fascinating location.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 31st Oct. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 31st Oct. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 44th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Autumn in Millstreet Town Park.
A wonderful get together at Millstreet Museum in the 1990s recalling very special memories of Millstreet in bygone days. From left: Anthony Manley, Mary Cronin, Mamie Twomey, Mary Murphy, Tadhg O’Driscoll, Nora Kelleher, Margaret Reen – with Kieran Murphy as one of our dedicated Interviewers on the superb occasion.
Millstreet Horse Fair Day in 2002.
Halloween 2021 at Main Street, Millstreet.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 17th Oct. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 24th Oct. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 43rd Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Tremendous local support for the Millstreet Team with Green and Gold Flags on display everywhere!

 

Autumn 2021 at Millstreet’s Children’s Playground.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 17th Oct. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 17th Oct. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 42nd Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Morning fog on Clara Mountain. Tap on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
These Dromtariffe Under-7 young people played very well in Cork’s Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Sat. 16th Oct.. We thank Cecilia for the splendid photo.
Recent hang-gliding from Clara Mountain.
A reminder of the Tractor Run today from Carriganima organised by Millstreet Vintage Club in aid of C.A.R.T..

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 3rd Oct. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 3rd Oct. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 40th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”. 

Pupils and Past-pupils of Cloghoula N.S. pictured following their Confirmation this Sat. 2nd Oct. 2021 in St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet – administered by Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.. Tap on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Pupils and Past-pupils of Cullen N.S. pictured following their Confirmation this Sat. 2nd Oct. 2021 in St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet – administered by Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P..
Eileen O’Mahony, Principal, Cullen N.S. and Mary Murphy, Principal, Cloghoula N.S. – pictured at Saturday’s Confirmation ceremony in Millstreet.

We wish Gerry Sparrow – gentleman supreme – every good luck and success as he begins his new job in Cork. Here we see Gerry on Fri. 1st Oct. 2021 as he leaves his role as superb Manager at Herlihy’s Centra, Millstreet.

Autumn colours in evidence at Millstreet Town Park.
Recently interviewing Jim Burke of Bumbleance in Rockchapel.

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“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 26th Sept. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 26th Sept. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 39th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.   At 12.45pm we pay a special tribute to the late Mrs. Patricia Commins of Claremorris, Co. Mayo.

Presentation of Bumbleance Cheque at Rockchapel on Sat. 25th Sept. 2021. From left: Ita and William Fitzgerald, Danny Tobin and Jim Burke of Bumbleance.
The enthusiastic group who visited Spike Island on Tuesday, 21st Sept. (Full feature to follow later this week).

Pictured at Green Glens during the National Dairy Show of 19th Oct. 2013.
Historic Image at The Square, Millstreet.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 26th Sept. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 12th Sept. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 19th Sept. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 38th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”. 

Attending Millstreet Vintage Club’s wonderful event at The Square on Sat. 18th Sept. 2021.

Claire Galvin of Millstreet at her Dublin office desk appearing on “6-1 News” on Friday, 17th Sept. 2021.
Registering for Los Zarcos Football Club.

Maria Moynihan-Lee worked with Gillian Kelleher-Gilbourne at Millstreet Euro Bureau in 1993 in Millstreet.
Expert Hurler at Main Street, Millstreet!!
Changing face of Killarney Road, Millstreet.
Millstreet Day Care Centre (Canon O’Donovan Centre) by moonlight.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 12th Sept. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 12th Sept. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 12th Sept. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 37th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.   And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.  Below we feature images from the First Holy Communion ceremony of Presentation N.S. on Sat. 11th Sept. 2021 – Lots more coverage of First Holy Communion ceremonies to follow later. [read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 12th Sept. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 5th Sept. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 5th Sept. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 36th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    At 12.45pm we hear Steve Roche singing his own wonderful song entitled “My Anglia Delux” ….. And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

The Cast of the upcoming Glen Theatre production of “The Cause” which has its premiere on Friday, 10th Sept. More detailed feature to follow later. Tap on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Normality gradually returning to Millstreet with increasing volume of traffic.
Delightful Autumn Colour Display at West End, Millstreet.

Enthusiastic Supporters of Sport at Millstreet Town Park.

Recalling meeting with the mother of the late Dolores O’Riordan of “The Cranberries” at Green Glens as she also waited to meet “Meat Loaf” in the Green Room following his performance on stage in Green Glens.

This splendid vintage car was present in Millstreet for a recent local wedding.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 5th Sept. 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 29th August 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 29th August 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 35th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

We reflect on the magnificent setting at Drishane and at Green Glens during this current International Equestrian Event in Millstreet. (S.R.)

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 29th August 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” Special Focus on Cork Today 12.30 to 2.00pm on Cork Music Station

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 22nd August 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 34th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….But our focus is of course on Cork’s participation in today’s All-Ireland Hurling Final in Croke Park.  Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about the images below based on a view of the various parts of Millstreet Town where Cork Support is superbly illustrated with flags, bunting and even a Car magnificently painted by Artist Supreme, Brian O’Leary and where Humphrey Healy is raffling the Car in aid of the Friends of Millstreet Community Hospital …  during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry then hands over to “Lunchtime Favourites”. [read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” Special Focus on Cork Today 12.30 to 2.00pm on Cork Music Station”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 1st August 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 1st August 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 31st Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….  And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting for the third week his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry will hand over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

Challenge Cycling Club from Galway pictured in Millstreet on Friday, 30th July 2021 during a brief stop while participating in the Mizen to Malin Challenge in aid of Down Syndrome Ireland.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Seán Crowley and Lisa O’Shea pictured on their Wonderful Wedding Day (Sat. 31st July 2021) outside St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet.
Fr. Billy Radley celebrated the Wedding Mass. We wish Lisa and Seán every Blessing and Happiness in the years ahead.
First Olympic Gold Medal in 1928 by Dr. Pat.
Two Bouncy Castles added to the joy of the final day of “Camp Camán” at Millstreet Town Park.
John Tarrant’s much appreciated promotion of our two Radio Shows on the “Corkman”.
Very colourful setting near entrance to Millstreet Town Park.
Wonderfully colourful nature in Millstreet Town Park.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 1st August 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 25th July 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 25th July 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 30th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….  And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about the images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting for the third week his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry will hand over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

FAI President, Gerry McAnaney (second from left at back) visits very successful Soccer Camp at Millstreet Town Park accompanied by Ray Claffey, Football Development Officer Cork (on extreme right at back). We shall have more detailed feature later. (S.R.)
Colourful nature during our magnificent weather during this Summer of 2021.

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 18th July 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 18th July 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 29th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….  And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about these Wedding images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is presenting for the second week his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry will hand over to “Lunchtime Favourites”.

We extend sincere congratulations to Aisling O’Mahony of Millstreet and Conor Browne of Bonane, Co. Kerry on the celebration of their wonderful Wedding on Friday, 16th July 2021 in St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Heartfelt thanks to the Happy Couple for permitting us to share a selection of images from the very happy occasion. The professional photos of Photographer supreme, Tim Keane will have recorded the great Day in a splendid manner. Here we share just another angle of the occasion blessed with absolutely glorious weather. Tap on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 18th July 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 4th July 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 4th July 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.  This is our 27th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….But today we very especially focus on favourite songs from America on this 4th July.  And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)   Very special welcome to DJ Supreme, Barry O’Halloran who is beginning his new Sunday morning Show “Beautiful Sunday” from 10.30am to 12.30pm when Barry will hand over to “Lunchtime Favourites”. 

Jim Kelleher not only takes great care of the flowers in West End but has totally restored the important Display Boards to their original state.

Denis Twomey’s grandson, Donnacha is wonderfully fascinated by the “magic” of the West End fountain.

Margaret and Angela in Millstreet Town Park admire the beautiful Golden Retriever dog being trained by Mary O’Leary for the Dogs for the Blind Association.
Monument in Rathcoole dedicated to the memory of Bernard Moynihan who died in 1921. On this Tuesday’s “Radio Treasures” on www.corkmusicstation.com we shall feature highlights at 10pm of last Wednesday’s Commemoration at the Monument.
July 2021 evening at peaceful Tubrid Holy Well.
Recalling a recent visit to Rossbeigh, Co. Kerry.

And Caragh Lake in the Kingdom of Kerry.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 4th July 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 27th June 2021 – 12.30 to 1.30pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 27th June 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 1.30pm….Just one hour this Sunday due to commitment at 2pm.   This is our 26th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….But today we very especially focus on favourite songs by Al Bowlly, Ruby Murray and more.  And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Presentation of impressive cheque by Catherine Buicke of Capabu Foods, The Square, Millstreet to Donie Lucey representing Air Ambulance. 
Shane Browne checks out the wonderfully maintained Pitch and Putt Course in Millstreet Town Park.
Final day on Friday, 25th June 2021 of Primary School for Sixth Class Students at Presentation N.S., Millstreet.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 27th June 2021 – 12.30 to 1.30pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 20th June 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 20th June 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.   This is our 25th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….But today we very especially focus on favourite songs to reflect the wonderful weather of Summer with songs of the 1950s and 1960s…And our special guest singer is Bing Crosby with some truly excellent songs.    And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant, Steve Roche and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Commemorating the Centenary of the Rathcoole Ambush on Wed. 16th June 2021.
Providing excellent stewarding at the historic Rathcoole event.
Town Tour on Friday, 18th June 2021 with Junior and Senior Infants from Presentation N.S., Millstreet.

Real value of allowing wild garden growth at Millstreet Town Park. Bee population is gladly clearly increasing in such conditions.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 20th June 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 13th June 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 13th June 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.   This is our 24th Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….But today we very especially focus on favourite songs to reflect the wonderful weather of Summer with songs of the 1950s and 1960s…And our special guest singer is Dean Martin with some truly excellent songs.    And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant, Film Music and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Millstreet’s New Polytunnel at Main Street.
Cathal and Paul from DPlant Polytunnels of Co. Wexford with Marie Twomey of Millstreet Adult Learning Centre. A special Interview with all three will be broadcast on www.corkmusicstation.com on this Tuesday at 10pm outlining the great work of the Centre and the construction of the very impressive new Polytunnel.
Summer nature at Millstreet Town Park where on Saturday temperatures were in the mid 20s!

Here we feature Summer Nature in the Clara Road area where bees are thrilled with the variety of flowers!

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” on CMS 13th June 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” 6th June 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 6th June 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.   This is our 23rd Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….But today we very especially focus on favourite songs to reflect the wonderful weather of Summer with songs of the 1950s and 1960s.    And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant, Film Music and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

The magic of International Cross Country Eventing at Drishane this weekend.

Shane O’Leary pictured this Sat. 5th June 2021 at the official opening of the magnificent new Munster Drone Services Centre at Drishane Road, Millstreet.  Full feature to follow later.

From left – Jerry Collins with Customer Denis Healy and Staff Member Jamie O’Sullivan on the final day of business at Macroom Road on Sat. 5th June. We wish Jerry and Family and also Jamie every good luck in the future having provided such a truly magnificent Service over the past three decades- forever obliging, helpful and cheerful.

One of the many television cameras at Drishane capturing the exciting action of the International Eventing in such exquisite scenic settings.
Photographer Supreme – Geraldine Dennehy – capturing superb images at Drishane.
Ted O’Connor with his faithful pet dog enjoying the beauty of Green Glens during this weekend’s International Show.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” 6th June 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” 30th May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 30th May 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.   This is our 22nd Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….But today we very especially focus on favourite songs to reflect the wonderful weather of Summer with songs of the 1950s and 1960s. We feature Steven Roche at 12.45pm with a song composed by Steven himself.   And we also include songs by Davy Ryan plus music by the Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant, Film Music and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Millstreet Tidy Towns on a wonderful planting mission. From left: Patricia Cleary with Baby Béibhinn, Pat Randles and Noreen Dennehy.
Millstreet Town Park in Summer 2021.
Activity recommencing in Town Park.
A May Evening at Town Park.
One of two special memories from the past week – the Red Garden Moon as it appeared over Ballycotton (from “The Echo”) – quite a rare sight.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” 30th May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” 23rd May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 23rd May 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm.   This is our 21st Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….But today we very especially focus on favourite songs from  Davy Ryan,  Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including  Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant, Film Music and more.   And we feature some wonderful Classical Favourites.   Just email your requests anytime either to corkmusicstation @gmail.com OR to millstreetmuseum @gmail.com or text/WhatsApp to 086 825 0074.   Or check out the Seán Radley Facebook Page.    And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Eurovision Night 2021 – 28 years after the Millstreet 1993 Eurovision occasion – The town greets from Macroom the 28th Cork Venturer Scout Troop pictured at West End Car Park, Millstreet on Sat. evening 22nd May 2021 about to go on a night hike up Clara Mountain. God bless their great energy and enthusiasm!
We chat about Niamh Kavanagh’s visit to Millstreet Community School on Friday, 21st May 2021.
Brian O’Leary – Artist Supreme – wearing his unique mask with the “Guns and Roses” logo. Brian has for years been a dedicated fan of the world famous Band.
A visit some couple of years ago of Taoiseach Mícheál Martin, T.D. to Millstreet Museum where he was very impressed to view a feature donated by Jerry Lehane of key-rings showing the photos of all previous Fianna Fáil Taoisigh.
Correspondent supreme, John Tarrant’s very kind promotion on the “Corkman” of our Radio Show.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” 23rd May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”