“Radio Treasures” Visits Cullen Vintage Event 2018 & Meets Christy Costello

On this evening’s “Radio Treasures” we visit the recent Cullen Vintage Event 2018 where we recorded a truly interesting interview with Christy Costello from the Listowel area of Kerry.   This we shall broadcast at 10pm on Cork Music Station.  We also feature lots of uplifting songs, music and musings.   And we report on our recent Museum Collection, on recent Visitors to our area, on Show preparations and we review our Listeners’ messages, texts and emails.  Feel most welcome to make contact with us on our Seán Radley Facebook chatline, our text line on 086 825 0074 or our email communication on millstreetmuseum @eircom.net  .  We share below images of our recent visit to Cullen Vintage Event.  Happy listening!  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Interviewing Christy Costello of North Kerry at Cullen Vintage Event in July 2018.

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Visits Cullen Vintage Event 2018 & Meets Christy Costello”

“Radio Treasures” Tonight from 9:30 to 11:00 on Cork Music Station

This evening 9:30 to 11:00 on Cork Music Station our 10pm Interview is with Brendan & Marie Fleming, Millstreet…. who created the splendid balloon figures and the very popular arm tattoos at the Annual “School’s Out” Party. During our chat recorded on 27th June 2018 at the Annual School’s Out Party Brendan and Marie tell us about their input in the annual event and we also chat about “The Animal Roadshow“.  We have lots of uplifting songs and music as usual. We share musings galore. We link with our live Seán Radley Facebook messages and comments. Feel most welcome to send such to our chatline or text 086 8250074.  Below we share images of more of the “The School’s Out” Party.  And we hear about a Banquet at the Boeing.  Happy Listening. Click on the pictures to enlarge. (S.R.)

Marie & Brendan Fleming and members of the “Animal Roadshow” Team.
Marie Fleming creating a magnificent tattoo.
All delighted with balloons and ice-cream at the School’s Out Party.
Enjoying a recent Banquet at the Bóinn near the River Blackwater.

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight from 9:30 to 11:00 on Cork Music Station”

“Radio Treasures” Features “School’s Out” Party Tonight

This evening 9:30 to 11:00 on Cork Music Station our 10pm Interview is with Greg, Manager of Herlihy’s Centra , Millstreet.  During our chat recorded on 27th June 2018 at the Annual School’s Out Party Greg shares his thoughts on the very successful Annual Party and we speak about Greg’s Polish roots.  On a follow-up programme in a few weeks time we shall be chatting with Marie and Brendan (who created the splendid balloon figures and the very popular arm tattoos) of The Animal Roadshow   And, of course, we have lots of uplifting songs and music.   We share musings galore.   We link with our live Seán Radley Facebook messages and comments.   Feel most welcome to send such to our chatline or text 086 8250074.   Below we share images of Greg, the dedicated Centra Staff and the many young people who had just got their Summer Holidays.  Happy Listening.  Click on the pictures to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Greg of Herlihy’s Centra.
“School’s Out” Party 2018
Dedicated Staff – Shauna, Mary, Karen and Greg
All enjoying the delicious ice-cream
The very colourful, creative balloons are hugely popular.

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Features “School’s Out” Party Tonight”

“Radio Treasures” Tonight on CMS from 9:30 to 11:00

Our 10pm Interview this Tuesday night takes us to Skibbereen where Eily Buckley and I meet with Katherine and Finbarr Hourihane.  It was Finbarr of “Clohane Wood Products” made the famous “Trolly Chair” which featured on the recent Daniel and Majella’s visit to Eily’s home for the very popular television series on the B&B Roadshow.  We also hear about the Dungarvan link! Click on the images below to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Katherine, Eily and Finbarr in Skibbereen with one of the original “Trolly Chairs”
Pictured within the very impressive Clohane Wood Products Showroom in Skibbereen.

Tonight our programme makes reference to the following images and we have our usual blend of music, songs and musings all on air from 9:30 to 11:00.  (S.R.) Do join us tonight and let us know if you wish that you are tuned in.  Feel welcome to text the programme on 00353 86 825 0074 (from overseas) or 086 825 0074 (from within Ireland).   Or better still use the chatline on the Seán Radley Facebook Page.  To access the programme find us on Internet Radio under Ireland/Country or log into www.corkmusicstation.com

We chat about Cork on 4th July 2018.

 

We visit Killarney on 4th July 2018.
We hear about the Development of the fascinating Fairy Village at Millstreet Day Care Centre (full pictorial feature to follow later).
Enjoying the Summer at Millstreet Day Care Centre.


[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight on CMS from 9:30 to 11:00″

Next “Radio Treasures” on Tuesday 10th July from 9:30 until 11:00pm

There is no transmission of “Radio Treasures” on Tuesday 3rd July on www.corkmusicstation.com.   Broadcasts will resume on Tues., 10th July at 9:30pm when we shall feature lots of superb music and song as well as interesting interviews at 10:00pm.  We shall be referring also to recent events such as the recent Circuit of Ireland Rally Stages Revisited where lots of Ford Escorts appeared (as illustrated below) and we shall chat about the June presentation by Joe Kennelly at Millstreet Gramophone Circle (also illustrated here).   The next Gramophone Circle presentation takes place on our national Culture Night on 21st September and will be given by Maurice Linehan.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Millstreet Gramophone Circle June 2018 presented by Joe Kennelly (holding vinyl disc) of Inniscarra and Millstreet.
Escort Cars set out from Millstreet on the superb “Circuit of Ireland Rally Stages Revisited” on Sun. 1st July 2018 (lots more images later).

“Radio Treasures” on Air from 9:30 to 11:00pm

“Radio Treasures” now on air tonight from 9:30pm until 11:00 on www.corkmusicstation.com … Lots of musings and chat plus splendid selection of music and song appropriate for this glorious weather presently being experienced.  Feel very welcome to contact the Show on 086 8250074 or the Seán Radley Facebook page.  Tonight we share updates on current happenings including all illustrated below.  Happy Listening!  Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

 

Colm O’Connor included in “Radio Treasures” Tonight from 9:30 to 11:00

Tonight at 10:00 we feature an interview with Colm O’Connor who has recently published a superb Novel  “Between the Ears”.   To contact our Show simply text 00353 86 825 0074 (from abroad) or 086 825 0074 from within Ireland.  Alternatively, you may wish to use our live chatroom on the Seán Radley Facebook page.  Happy listening!  (S.R.)  To access our Show log into  www.corkmusicstation.com

Colm O’Connor (on extreme right) is pictured with Margaret Healy and Liam Gallagher in Millstreet Town Park in 2016. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Colm’s superb Novel just published and available at Millstreet Museum, at Wordsworth Bookshop and other outlets as well as online.

 

Memories of Eurovision 1993 on “Radio Treasures” Tuesday 9:30 to 11:00pm

Tuesday, 15th May 2018 is the exact 25th Anniversary of the 1993 Eurovision Song Contest in Millstreet to the very day.   To mark the historic occasion we share a selection of images (mostly from 1993) from Millstreet Museum Archives taken in Minor Row, at Green Glens and in the Museum.  And on Cork Music Station on Tuesday from 9:30pm we are transmitting a very special edition of “Radio Treasures” where we feature a wide variety of memories mainly from local people whom we’ve recently recorded and we also include some of the more popular songs from past Eurovisions.   We invite you to tune into our special Internet Radio Programme on www.corkmusicstation.com .   Access to our Cork Music Station is easily received by scrolling down and by clicking on the third Local Website Listing to the right of our homepage on www.millstreet.ie .  And if you wish to share a memory for another Eurovision Programme please let us know through the Seán Radley Facebook or email millstreetmuseum @eircom.net. Click on the pictures to enlarge.  Happy Listening!  (S.R.) [read more …] “Memories of Eurovision 1993 on “Radio Treasures” Tuesday 9:30 to 11:00pm”

“Radio Treasures” on Thursday This Week 9:30 – 11:00 pm

We thank Michael O’Leary and Elwood from Louisville, Kentucky, USA for the presentation of this truly magnificent book outlining in brilliant colour the history of the world famous race which takes place annually on the first Sat. in May – So this year it’s on Sat. 5th May 2018. This beautiful book plus a very fine Tee Shirt will be displayed in Millstreet Museum.

“Radio Treasures” this week is being broadcast on Thursday, 3rd May 2018 from 9:30 to 11:00 pm.  We feature our usual mixture of cheerful songs, music and musings.   And, of course, being the start of Summer (!) we include Canon Sydney McEwan’s “Bring Flowers of the Fairest” plus some special Showband Favourites.   We hope also to feature the official launch recordings of Killarney’s “Nathan’s Walk” supporting Darkness into Light for Pieta House….This special item will be transmitted at 10pm.  And we chat about the background to the pictures below.  Click on the images to enlarge. We invite you to tune into our weekly broadcast this week on Thursday from 9:30 to 11:00 pm on www.corkmusicstation.com   

Banteer’s Glen Theatre Drama Group will present their magnificent production of “It Runs in the Family” at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Thurs. 3rd May 2018 and at the Market Place Theatre in Armagh City on Sat. 5th May. Every success to the superbly talented Drama Group.

Nora Murphy’s Class from Presentation N.S. presents a €600.00 cheque to Matron Margaret Collins at Millstreet Community Hospital resulting from a recent Bake and Cake Sale in the School.
Dr. Michael with his wife, Maria accepts a presentation from Matron Margaret Collins on his recent retirement in his role as Resident Doctor to the Community Hospital….And below Mary Fitzgerald also makes a presentation.

 

What a pleasant surprise in the post this morning! “Comhnasc” is the national Journal of the Retired Teachers of Ireland. The Photographer with a powerful telephoto lens captured us as we attened the recent Annual Convention in Dublin’s Gresham Hotel. The response has been quite uplifting!

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” on Thursday This Week 9:30 – 11:00 pm”

“Radio Treasures” This Week on Thursday Instead of Tuesday

William Fitzgerald’s usual Thursday programme on Cork Music Station will this week be broadcast from 9:00 to 11:00 pm on Tuesday…which means that “Radio Treasures” with yours truly will now be transmitted this week on Thursday from 9:30 to 11:00 pm(S.R.)

“Radio Treasures” On Air 9:30 to 11pm on CMS This Tuesday

Radio Treasures tonight (Tuesday, 10th April 2018) on air – including special features and updates at 10pm – from 9:30 until 11pm on www.corkmusicstation.com (S.R.)  Our 10pm Feature includes a special interview with two of the Coordinators of the Butter Road Food Trail – Máire Ní Mhurchú and John F. Kelleher.   We recall the very successful Divine Mercy Sunday ceremony in Millstreet…The Organisers of that special annual event wish to express sincere thanks to all who attended and a special thanks to the many Priests who heard Confessions at the ceremony….. and we feature the very best of music and song including tonight Maria Callas.  Below we share a selection of images about which we shall chat on tonight’s Radio Show. [read more …] ““Radio Treasures” On Air 9:30 to 11pm on CMS This Tuesday”

“Radio Treasures” Tonight on CMS from 9:30 to 11:00

Tonight on “Radio Treasures” on www.corkmusicstation.com we include lots of superb light classical music.  We listen to Norah Hickey’s splendid new song at 10:00.  We repeat “Highland Cathedral” due to its great popularity.  We reflect on lots of recent Millstreet happenings (many of which are pictured below).  We recall the annual Aubane Good Friday Quiz.   We feature lots of songs and music from hugely successful Stage/Film Musicals such as “Oklamhoma”.   We share our regular musings and stories…and there’s more – lots more!  Click on the images to enlarge.  One of the best ways to tune into our radio station is to click on Cork Music Station seen on the right of our homepage.  (S.R.) [read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight on CMS from 9:30 to 11:00″

“Radio Treasures” on CMS from 9:30 to 11:00 Tonight

Tonight on our programme at 10pm we feature songs by Joe Dolan and Sonny Knowles followed by Maggie Moynihan’s All – Ireland Celebratory Concert in Cullen in Feb. 2018.   We delve into our Audio Archives for “Dreamin'” and for “Loving You is Making Me Bananas!” We share some of the best 6-Word Short Stories.        We feature the very best of music and song and we have a selection of musings of a wide and interesting variety.   And there’s more … much more.  Our images also show our recent visit to Kanturk where Award winning Butcher Tim McCarthy introduced us to a wonderfully dedicated Group promoting the emerging “Old Butter Roads Food Trail”.

       Do join us …Feel welcome to text the programme on 00353 86 825 0074 (from overseas) or 086 825 0074 (from within Ireland).   Or better still use the chatline on the Seán Radley Facebook Page.  To access the programme find us on Internet Radio under Ireland/Country or log into www.corkmusicstation.com  And we meet with Mícheál & All in Derrinagree….. [read more …] ““Radio Treasures” on CMS from 9:30 to 11:00 Tonight”

Rescheduled “Radio Treasures” on Cork Music Station Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00pm

Due to the fact that Broadband Coverage was not available in our Millstreet Studio last night (Tuesday) we were not able to broadcast “Radio Treasures” as scheduled.  William Fitzgerald kindly transmitted his own Thursday Show instead.   Consequently “Radio Treasures” will this week be broadcast this Thursday (25th Jan. 2018) from 9 to 11pm (an extra half-hour bonus!)…Seán R.

Tomorrow (Thursday, 25th Jan. 2018)….We feature the very best of music and song  and we have a selection of musings of a wide and interesting variety.  We reflect on last Friday’s Millstreet Gramophone Circle and on Sunday’s Vintage Event.  We talk about Killarney House which has recently been superbly renovated.

It was Eithne O’Keeffe of Boherbue (holding CD) who superbly presented her musical programme at Millstreet Gramophone Circle on Friday night. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

  We continue out musical tour to such places as Portugal, Italy, New Zealand, England, America, Medjugorje to mention but some interesting locations we visit musically.   We also feature interviews with “Winny” of “Mrs. Brown’s Boys“.  We listen to wonderful music from Lisselton and there’s more – much more!

At 10pm we continue to share the Years of the “8” when we hear about what happened in 1978, 1988, 1998 and 2008.

And we especially remember those who have recently gone to their Eternal Reward.   In particular we recall the very special occasion at Buttevant Church in May 2017 when the late Marie Collins was present with her Family and Friends to witness the CD launch of the Shandrum Céilí Band with which Marie’s Family is closely linked.  At dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis.  Many images of that very memorable occasion may be viewed on:    http://www.millstreet.ie/blog/2017/05/09/shandrum-ceili-band-cd-launch-on-radio-treasures-tonight

Do join us ….Feel welcome to text the programme on 00353 86 825 0074 (from overseas) or 086 825 0074 (from within Ireland).   Or better still use the chatline on the Seán Radley Facebook Page.  To access the programme find us on Internet Radio under Ireland/Country or log into www.corkmusicstation.com 

[read more …] “Rescheduled “Radio Treasures” on Cork Music Station Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00pm”

“Radio Treasures” on air this evening from 9:30 to 11:00

Tonight on our programme we share news about the St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet images below recorded in recent times.    We thank Hannah Fitzpatrick for indicating to us that the renowned Fr. Patrick Fitzpatrick who coordinated the building of both St. Patrick’s Church and the Presentation Convent in Millstreet during the 1840s was a native of Dromahoe, Dromagh.  We feature the very best of music and song and we have a selection of musings of a wide and interesting variety.   Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
       
Do join us …Feel welcome to text the programme on 00353 86 825 0074 (from overseas) or 086 825 0074 (from within Ireland).   Or better still use the chatline on the Seán Radley Facebook Page.  To access the programme find us on Internet Radio under Ireland/Country or log into  www.corkmusicstation.com  [read more …] ““Radio Treasures” on air this evening from 9:30 to 11:00″

“Radio Treasures” Tonight from 9:30 to 11:00

Tonight on our programme we share news about the images below recorded in recent times.     We feature the very best of music and song and we have a selection of musings of a wide and interesting variety.   Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
       
Do join us …Feel welcome to text the programme on 00353 86 825 0074 (from overseas) or 086 825 0074 (from within Ireland).   Or better still use the chatline on the Seán Radley Facebook Page.  To access the programme find us on Internet Radio under Ireland/Country or log into  www.corkmusicstation.com The images below include John D. Neenan in Millstreet during August 2017, the wonderful wedding of Melissa and David (full feature on a number of local Weddings later), Visitors from the Netherlands on a bicycling holiday…and one of our most colourful sunsets over Millstreet during the Summer!

Special André Rieu Programme on “Radio Treasures” on Tuesday 19th Sept. at 9:30pm

Lots of uplifting response to last night’s “Radio Treasures” on Cork Music Station (Internet Radio) presented by S.R..   Eamonn Duggan reminded us during the programme of his truly superb feature relating to Gougane Barra in this week’s “Ireland’s Own”.   One of our wonderfully loyal weekly Listeners – Patrick W. O’Leary who usually tunes into the Show from Louisville, Kentucky, USA was this week tuning in from the Wallis Arms Hotel in Millstreet as he is presently taking his annual holiday in Ireland – predominantly in Millstreet.   Next Tuesday’s programme is extra special as it recalls our recent visit to Maastricht in the Netherlands to attend the magnificent Open Air Concert of the renowned André Rieu.   This wonderful package trip was organised by Pádraig O’Driscoll Travel in Macroom.   The photograph below was recorded on the very night in July when we attended the Concert.  It was great to have such close access to the actual stage where André and his Johann Strauss Orchestra performed the magnificent Concert. Tuesday 19th Sept. programme will be broadcast from 9:30 to 11:00 pm on www.corkmusicstation.com

 

“Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Eurovision Enthusiast from Spain – Mario

We invite you to tune into www.corkmusicstation.com this evening for our weekly “Radio Treasures” Show from 9:30 to 11:00.  Our featured Guest Interview at 10pm is with Mario Remon Cobeta who is a Eurovision Enthusiast Supreme!  Mario will be tuned in from Spain this evening.  And of course we have our usual mixture of wonderful music and interesting musings.   We have lots of updates including additional information relating to the famous Writer who once lived at Dooneen.  Feel most welcome to contact the programme live either on the “Seán RadleyFacebook chatline or by texting 00353 86 825 0074 (from overseas) or 086 825 0074 (from Ireland).  We now share a selection of images of Mario on the Sunday (30th July 2017) when he visited Millstreet.   Happy Viewing and Happy Listening! (S.R.) [read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight Features Eurovision Enthusiast from Spain – Mario”

“Radio Treasures” Tonight from 9.30 to 11.00 on Cork Music Station

Among the many items about which we shall be chatting on “Radio Treasures” tonight … Reviewing our recent Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine, Co. Mayo.  Lots of excellent music from all over the world and of course, Ireland.   And musings aplenty also. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.) To access the programme please tune into www.corkmusicstation.com Do log into the Seán Radley Facebook to communicate with the Show or text 086 825 0074.   Happy Listening!  (S.R.)

We feature Norah’s magnificent song on our programme tonight. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

[read more …] ““Radio Treasures” Tonight from 9.30 to 11.00 on Cork Music Station”

Our next “Radio Treasures” Tonight on Internet Radio Cork Music Station on American Independence Day

Among the many topics on which we focus on this 4th July – Jimmy O’Leary meeting with Mícheál Ó M. in Killarney on Sunday…Thanks to Jerry Pat for the splendid picture. (S.R.)

Our next “Radio Treasures” on Internet Radio Cork Music Station will be broadcast on American Independence Day – Tuesday 4th July 2017 from 9:30 to 11:00pm.   Since we’ve now commenced transmitting on Internet Radio we note an increasing number of new Listeners.  Much of this is because it is now much easier to access our Local Radio Station (broadcast globally) once one has an Internet Radio.  A reminder of the steps to follow to access:

Turn on Internet Radio.  Go to Menu…to All Stations…Local Ireland…Country…And there you will find Cork Music Station.  Save it on a specific button so that one can just press that selected button anytime to access our Radio Station.   Happy Listening!  (S.R.)

Cork Music Station’s Milestone as it Becomes Internet from Today

Radio Treasures tonight from 9:30 for the very first time on Internet Radio!   Below are images from topics features this evening on our programme….Happy Listening!  (S.R.).   Tune in on Internet Radio by going to Local Ireland and going to Country category…and that’s where we are!  Alternatively you can also access on logging into corkmusicstation.com [read more …] “Cork Music Station’s Milestone as it Becomes Internet from Today”

Aedamur Kelly Interview Tonight on “Radio Treasures”

Among the many items about which we shall be chatting on “Radio Treasures” tonight …  A very special 10pm Interview recorded at Millstreet Museum with Aedamur Kelly on the World of Mindfulness.  Lots of excellent music from all over the world and of course, Ireland.   And musings aplenty also. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.) To access the programme please tune into www.corkmusicstation.com Do log into the Seán Radley Facebook to communicate with the Show.  Our full Show is from 9:30 to 11:00 pm.  Happy Listening!  (S.R.)

A most interesting interview with Aedamur Kelly at our Museum on 18th May.
We recall the official reopening of Millstreet Day Care Centre.

“Radio Treasures” Reflects & Features Different Events

Tonight we reflect on the tragic events in Manchester and include appropriate reflective music.  We also feature a variety of events including all those pictured below….Fashion Show, Stretcher Race through Millstreet, presentation of Town Park Minute Book, interview with Aedamur Kelly (to be broadcast at 10pm on Tuesday, 30th May), World Fiddle Day in Scartaglin, Storytime and Singing at Aubane Community Centre including a Diamond Jubilee Cake for Dick and Katie Dineen and finally Carnegie Hall – home of Millstreet Museum.  To log in from 9:30 to 11:00pm click on the following link.  (S.R.) :  www.corkmusicstation.com