“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.

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“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.

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“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.)

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“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.)

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“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.

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“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.

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“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.

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“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!

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“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”

“Lunchtime Favourites” 16th May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 16th May 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 20th 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 Steve Roche (Kanturk), Ceol ón Sráid, 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.)

Happy Couple Alan Chisholm and Georgina Cleary pictured after their Wedding ceremony at St. Patrick’s on Friday, 14th May. This is the first Wedding to take place in Millstreet Church since the end of the Lockdown.

Mother and Father of the Bride – Joan and Matt Cleary, Flintfield, Millstreet. Son, Michael is seen in the background.
Drishane on Saturday, 15th May 2021 – 28th Anniversary of Millstreet’s 1993 Eurovision.

Four of the seven members of Millstreet & Kanturk Branch of the Irish Red Cross who formed a Guard of Honour at Saturday’s Funeral of the late Breeda Kelleher who with the Team inspiringly devoted her time and talents especially in the provision of Therapeutic Hand Care for countless appreciative people.

First Weekend Mass being celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet since the end of Lockdown.
Peaceful Tubrid Holy Well, Millstreet – May 2021.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” 16th May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” 9th May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 9th May 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 19th 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 The Mikado, Ceol ón Sráid, 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.)

Sincere congratulations and the very best of luck to the O’Leary Family in their 2021 magnificent new business premises at Main Street, Millstreet.  Also associated with the organising of this year’s highly praiseworthy “Darkness into Light” Walk in aid of Pieta House.
The very same location in 1998 at Main Street when the famous Joe Lynch (of “Glenroe” fame) officially opened the new O’Leary Family Spar Supermarket.   We’ve learned that the exact date was Thursday, 14th May 1998 – the day on which Frank Sinatra died.  (S.R.)

Superb Summer Theme 2021  by Angela at West End with such splendidly colourful floral arrangements truly enhancing the appearance of Millstreet as visitors begin to visit the area.

John Tarrant’s very kind promotion of our CMS Shows including “Lunchtime Favourites”.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” 9th May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” 2nd May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 2nd May 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 18th 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 The Mikado, Ceol ón Sráid, 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.)

Extra Sanitisers installed at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet in advance of the return of Congregations to Churches.

Special this Sunday:  “Flowers of the Fairest” sung by Canon Sidney McEwan (1950s)….Two Wedding AnniversariesSaluting Two Heroes…Zoom Call to Netherlands recalled….Special Car Journey 65 years ago….Steve Roche sings “The Plains of Old Kildare”.

Recalling the famous Millstreet Stamp of 2014 photographed by Photographer supreme, Bill Power. Bill recently presented a magnificent Zoom programme entitled “Discovering the River Blackwater.”
Brian Dennehy and Diana Rigg (both of whom had links to Millstreet) were especially remembered in this year’s recent Hollywood Oscar Awards ceremony – having died within the past twelve months.

Evening sunset on Clara Road this past week.
An hour long Zoom Meeting this week between four wonderfully enthusiastic Students from The Netherlands and Millstreet on the the theme of Eurovision 1993 in Millstreet.

 

Correspondent/Photographer supreme – John Tarrant – promoting many praiseworthy projects in this week’s “Corkman”. [read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” 2nd May 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” 25th April 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 25th April 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 17th 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 The Mikado, Don Williams, Ceol ón Sráid, 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.)

Clonbanin Ambush Centenary Committee pictured recently at the very impressive Monument in place at Derrinagree in the Church Car Park.
Donal Kelleher presenting to Millstreet Library and Millstreet Museum a copy of the special publication commemorating the Clonbanin Ambush of 1921.
The recent Online AGM of Millstreet Pitch and Putt Club. The wonderful Course reopens on Monday, 26th April.
Nature is welcoming the beautiful Summer weather.
An evening stroll on Clara Road, Millstreet on Sat. 24th April 2021.
John Tarrant’s much appreciated regular promotion in the “Corkman” of our “Lunchtime Favourites” Show.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” 25th April 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” 18th April 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 18th April 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 16th 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 The Mikado, Don Williams, Ceol ón Sráid, 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.)

We discover a local connection with the Royal Funeral of Prince Philip on Saturday, 17th April 2021 in that one of the Horseback Guards (seen on extreme right) is Tara Kelly whose Grandmother, Kathy Kelly of London and formerly of Clongeel near Kanturk, is a Grandniece of the late Han and Luke O’Keeffe of The Tanyard, Millstreet….meaning that Tara is the Great Grandniece of Han and Luke.   We thank Kathy for alerting us to this historic connection.
The Official Opening of Scoil Mhuire, Millstreet BNS in 1959.
A 1941 Parade passing The Bridge, Millstreet.
Maureen Cronin, Teacher, Musician and Poet Supreme who was laid to rest this week in her native Rockchapel in her 105th year. R.I.P..

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

“Lunchtime Favourites” 11th April 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 11th April 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 15th 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 The Mikado, Don Williams, Ceol ón Sráid, Davy Ryan,  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.  We especially mark today’s Divine Mercy Feast and we play a very special version (thanks to Geraldine Dennehy) of “Slán Abhaile” with Ellen Hardiman and the Dempseys of Galway in aid of today’s World Parkison’s Awareness Day 2021.  And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Divine Mercy Sunday today.
The late Shay Healy filming at The Square, Millstreet in 1993.
Shay Healy and Camera Crew at Millstreet Presentation N.S. in 1993.
Paul McGrath on a visit to Spar Shop, Main Street, Millstreet in 2002 meeting with Darren Sheehan.
William O’Leary meeting with Dermot Cribbin at Main Street, Millstreet in 2002.
Millstreet in the 1890s – Main Street and The Bridge as viewed from Coomlogane Street (West End).
Mary Cronin being photographed in 2002 by the son of Denis and Margaret O’Connor from Braintree, Mass., USA.
Today is World Parkinson’s Awareness Day 2021.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” 11th April 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” Easter Sunday 4th April 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 4th April 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 14th 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 The Platters, Don Williams, Ceol ón Sráid, Davy Ryan,  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.  We hear about the link between Mill Street, Westport and our own Millstreet.  And we chat about these images below (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Lighting the Paschal Candle on Holy Saturday Night.
Some of the many wonderfully decorated Easter Windows in Millstreet Town this April 2021.
Tree felled in Millstreet Town Park on Sat. morning (3rd Apr. 2021) for safety reasons.   Observing the impressive work is Noel Collins of Millstreet Town Park Committee.
The original tree.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” Easter Sunday 4th April 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 28th March 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 28th March 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 13th 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 The Platters, Don Williams, Ceol ón Sráid, Davy Ryan,  Shandrum Céilí Band and the Clare Céilí Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers including Steven Roche (Kanturk), Jim Lyons, Breeda Tarrant and Joan Cremin.   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.  We especially remember the late Liam Gallagher of Achill and Millstreet.  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 Blessing of the Palm at the celebration of Palm Sunday Eve Mass on Sat. 27th March 2021 by Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P..
St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet c.1910. The grave of Fr. Griffin was later moved to the right of our picture before the building of the present Church in the early 1930s and the grave is now located on the grass area with a white statue upon it.
Early morning March 2021 sunlight on Clara Mountain as viewed from Mount Leader, Millstreet.
Beginning of Holy Week 2021 at St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 28th March 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 21st March 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 21st March 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our 12th 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 The Platters, Don Williams, ABBA, Shandrum Céilí Band and The Clare Céilí

A wonderfully creative St. Patrick’s Week window display at Tony O’Brien’s Butcher Store in Minor Row, Millstreet.

Band and a host of wonderful Local Singers.   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.)

Carnegie Hall 1945 where Coláiste Pádraig was located at that time. Teachers Garrett Hickey and Joe Garvey are pictured with the many Students. (From the Garvey Family Archive kindly shared with Millstreet Museum).  We are very interested to discover the names.   The Student (3rd from left in 2nd row) could well be Denis “Toots” Kelleher!  (Names being gradually identified)
Pope Francis addressing the Irish Nation on Friday evening – 19th March Feast of St. Joseph – as he officially granted International Status to Knock Shrine which was acknowledged by the Clergy at Knock.

Artist Supreme, Denis O’Connor – a native of Main Street, Millstreet – now residing in the UK pictured in 2000 with “Lost Industries” – one of his two magnificent Sculptures located near Blackpool, Cork on the South Link Road. The other very popular work of art seen below is known as “The Hurlers in the Boat”
Pictured in 1993 at the construction of the then new Children’s Playground in Millstreet Town Park – from left: Dan Duggan, William O’Leary and Denis Twomey.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 21st March 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 14th March 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm on St. Patrick’s Week and on Mother’s Day!

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 14th March 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 2.00pm….yes, a 30 minute extension!  This is our eleventh 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 for Mother’s Day and for St. Patrick’s Week.   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  It takes us back to St. Patrick’s Day 2019 in Millstreet where we share some 21 images!   Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.) [read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 14th March 2021 – 12.30 to 2.00pm on St. Patrick’s Week and on Mother’s Day!”

“Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 7th March 2021 – 12.30 to 1.30pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 7th March 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 1.30pm.  This is our tenth Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.    All our usual features on today’s Show….and we also focus on the images shared below where we view Shopfronts of Millstreet over the years….as well as current photos.  And we remember the late Nora Tarrant of Coole.   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.)

Sunset as viewed from The Square, Millstreet on Sat. 6th March 2021. Tap on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Shopfronts over the years in Millstreet Town.

Clonbanin Ambush Centenary being commemorated at The Square this weekend.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 7th March 2021 – 12.30 to 1.30pm”

“Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 28th Feb. 2021 – 12.30 to 1.30pm

We invite you to submit your Requests for our weekly Music Request Show “Lunchtime Favourites” (Sunday, 28th Feb. 2021) on Cork Music Station which is broadcast today from 12:30pm until 1.30pm.  This is our nineth Lunchtime programme of 2021 where our songs and music are full of variety.   Our main focus on today’s Show is on a wonderful selection of Irish Songs and Music from the Showband era.

We feature songs by Breeda Tarrant (one we recently discovered recorded at Tarrant’s Bridge Bar in 2012), Jim Lyons, Colin Paul, The Taylor Brothers, Mallow’s Thomas Davis Pipe Band…plus the music of the Alan Finn Group, André Rieu, James Last, Mantovani and lots more.  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 from the years 1991, 2000 and 2021 (sourced from Millstreet Museum Pictorial Archives) during our Show. Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Pictured in 1991 at Presentation Convent on St. Patrick’s Day, Millstreet….From left: Fr. E. Corridan, Sr. Agatha Quirke, Sr. Christina O’Sullivan, Sr. Emilian Carroll, Sr. Rosario Hourigan, Sr. Mercedes Behan and Sr. Patricia O’Shea.
National Press Photographer of many years – Mark Condren captures at Minor Row in 2000 a truly historic moment in the life of the Barrett Family, Aubane/Mushera.
Photographed in 1991 on a snowy day from Clara Road looking at Molex Factory before Mount Leader Estate was built.
A fundraising Cake Sale at Millstreet International Show in Green Glens in 1991.
Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P. celebrating Saturday Vigil Mass at St. Patrick’s Church on 27th Feb. 2021 – during the current COVID-19 Lockdown era.

[read more …] ““Lunchtime Favourites” Sunday 28th Feb. 2021 – 12.30 to 1.30pm”