Millstreet Camogie Social

Millstreet Camogie Social will be held in the Wallis Arms on Saturday 20th of January. Dinner at 8pm.
All members welcome! 😊
Adult tickets €18 -Turkey & ham or salmon & medley of desserts.
Child tickets €7 – Goujons, chips & ice cream
Half Turkey & ham portion & ice cream – €10
Coeliac options available.
Tickets still available from Sheila Lane 0868723033 [1]

Women’s Little Christmas Ball 2017/18

The Wallis Arms – Womens Christmas Celebration
An Excellent Event Each year.
Proceeds go to Reach Out Cancer Support (ROCS) Millstreet. Tickets are now available to be purchased at the Wallis Arms. Only a limited number available – so purchase early to avoid disappointment. [fb]

A.G.M. of Highly Regarded Millstreet Local Lotto at Wallis Arms Hotel

A very successful A.G.M. of Millstreet Local Lotto was held in the Wallis Arms Hotel on Saturday, 25th March 2017 at which the enormous benefits of the excellent local fund were outlined and sincere thanks extended to all who consistently supported such a praiseworthy local project which has been in place for over twenty years. Seated are three of the wonderfully dedicated Officers of the Local Lotto Committee. From left: Denis and Marie Twomey, Noel Buckley. Also included are the many superb Committee Members and Supporters. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

And we share further pictures of the significant annual event where the many local organisations reflected on the truly magnificent financial assistance which over the years has been provided for many important projects such as the hugely impressive development at Millstreet Town Park to mention but one of many. And let us remember that all these benefits are made possible by the very inspiring dedication of wonderful local VolunteersClick on the many images to enlarge. [read more …] “A.G.M. of Highly Regarded Millstreet Local Lotto at Wallis Arms Hotel”

Millstreet / Duarigle Gaels Juvenile GAA Victory Social at Wallis Arms – Part 1

Recently at the Wallis Arms Hotel on two separate nights Millstreet / Duarigle Gaels Juvenile GAA celebrated with a superb Victory Social – on the Friday night with the younger members and on the Saturday night with the more senior players.  Here we share images from the first occasion where Sportsman Supreme, Kevin Crowley was the Guest of Honour who presented the wonderfully successful players with their medals.  The Disco which followed the meal, presentation and speeches – with very popular D.J. Kieran – was hugely enjoyed by the young players.  Great credit is due to the many dedicated Coaches and Coordinators.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.) And we share a further selection of pictures from the splendid annual occasion. [read more …] “Millstreet / Duarigle Gaels Juvenile GAA Victory Social at Wallis Arms – Part 1”

Cheque Presentation to Marymount Hospice In Memory of Noreen Long

The presentation of a superb cheque of €3,861.00 in aid of Marymount Hospice, Cork and in memory of the late Noreen Long who went to her Eternal Reward in July 2016
The presentation of a superb cheque of €3,861.00 to the Friends of Marymount Hospice, Cork and in memory of the late Noreen Long who went to her Eternal Reward in July 2016 – took place in the Wallis Arms Hotel on Saturday, 26th Nov. 2016.  The impressive fundraising resulted from a Sky Dive (Sponsored Parachute Jump) by Marie (niece of the late Noreen) and Timothy (son of the late Noreen) which took place in Kilkenny.  Front row (from left):  Timothy Long, Cáit McCarthy representing Friends of Marymount Hospice, Marie Murphy.  Back row, from left:  Paula Long, Lisa Fleming (daughter), Christy Long (husband of the late Noreen), Geraldine (daughter),  Margaret Murphy.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

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INTO Presentations to Mary & Noreen at Wallis Arms Hotel

In October 2016 at The Wallis Arms Hotel Millstreet INTO paid tribute to two wonderfully dedicated Teachers who have retired. From left: Mary Magner of INTO headquarters presenting Noreen Murphy who retired as Principal of Dromagh N.S.. Mary Browne who retired from the Presentation N.S., Millstreet is made a presentation by Joan O'Mahony of Millstreet INTO. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
In October 2016 at The Wallis Arms Hotel Millstreet INTO paid tribute to two wonderfully dedicated Teachers who have retired. From left: Mary Magner of INTO headquarters presenting Noreen Murphy who retired as Principal of Dromagh N.S.. Mary Browne who retired from the Presentation N.S., Millstreet is made a presentation by Joan O’Mahony of Millstreet INTO. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Seated also in front is Con Meade of Millstreet INTO.
Seated also in front is Con Meade of Millstreet INTO.

4into-presentation-to-mary-noreen-at-wallis-arms-hotel-1000We wish Mary and Noreen many very happy years of healthy and fulfilling retirement.   Below we share a further image of the many Colleagues who attended the very pleasant occasion at the Wallis Arms Hotel. [read more …] “INTO Presentations to Mary & Noreen at Wallis Arms Hotel”

Book Launch: Ready, Willing, Waiting. Keale, Millstreet, Mushera, Rathduane Irish Volunteers 1916

2016-03-09 Millstreet Monumet Commitee - Book Launch - Ready Willing Waiting - posterOn March 9th, Millstreet Monument Committee will host a talk entitled ‘Order, Counter-order, Disorder Easter 1916 in Cork’ delivered by Gerry White. Gerry is an author and military historian.  Along with Brendan O’Shea he has co-written ‘The Burning of Cork’ and ‘Baptised in Blood – The Formation of the Cork Brigade of Irish Volunteers ’. another book entitled ‘A Great Sacrifice: Cork Servicemen who died in the Great War’ was published following a detailed study conducted by both men which focused on Cork city and country in which they identified at least 3,784 people from the area who lost their lives in the Great War. He is an annual contributor to the ‘Holly Bough’ and also contributes to the Evening Echo and Cork Examiner. His talk will focus on The Cork Brigade and their mobilisation during Easter Week 1916.

On the same night (8pm March 9th 2016) The Committee will launch their publication written by Noreen Meaney entitled ‘Ready Willing Waiting: Keale, Millstreet, Mushera, Millstreet Irish Volunteers 1916.’ The book tells the story of the formation of the four Companies of Irish Volunteers who mobilised on Easter Sunday 23 April 1916, their activities in Millstreet while the Rising continued in [read more …] “Book Launch: Ready, Willing, Waiting. Keale, Millstreet, Mushera, Rathduane Irish Volunteers 1916”

Deputy Áine Collins General Election 2016 Campaign Launch

The official General Election Campaign Launch of Fine Gael's Deputy Áine Collins took place at the Wallis Arms Hotel on Sunday afternoon 31st January. Pictured from left: Minister Simon Harris, Deputy Áine Collins and Seán Kelly, M.E.P.. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
The official General Election Campaign Launch of Fine Gael’s Deputy Áine Collins took place at the Wallis Arms Hotel on Sunday afternoon 31st January. Pictured from left: Minister Simon Harris, Deputy Áine Collins and Seán Kelly, M.E.P.. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)

30Áine Collins General Election 2016 Campaign Launch -60016Áine Collins General Election 2016 Campaign Launch -60026Áine Collins General Election 2016 Campaign Launch -60033Áine Collins General Election 2016 Campaign Launch -6006Áine Collins General Election 2016 Campaign Launch -600Various speakers addressed the large audience in preparation for the forthcoming General Election.  Here we share a further 40 images from the special occasion on Sunday afternoon. [read more …] “Deputy Áine Collins General Election 2016 Campaign Launch”

Have your Christmas Party at the Wallis Arms Hotel

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The Christmas season is upon us, allow our team at the Wallis Arms the pleasure of hosting your memorable festive celebrations with your family, friends & work colleagues.

Christmas Party menus tailored to suit any size group or budget:
* Sumptuous 4 Course Dinner Menu from €25.00 pp
* Festive Christmas Lunch from €22.00 pp
* Variety of Buffet menus from €9.95 pp
* Gift vouchers available

For enquiries call in, phone (029)71445 or email <email>

Celebrating 30th Anniversary of Twinning with Pommerit le Vicomte

A royal wave to our Pommerit le Vicomte Friends from the many people present at the 30th Anniversary Celebrations at the Wallis Arms Hotel on Sat. 7th Nov. 2015. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
A royal wave to our Pommerit le Vicomte Friends from the many people present at the 30th Anniversary Celebrations at the Wallis Arms Hotel on Sat. 7th Nov. 2015. Click on the images to enlarge.   (S.R.)
Presentation of special 30th Anniversary Pen (kindly sent by Yves Allain) to Joan Healy whose late husband, Conchubhar, was one of the four truly dynamic Chairmen of the Millstreet Twinning Association.
Presentation of special 30th Anniversary Pen (kindly sent by Yves Allain) to Joan Healy (in centre) whose late husband, Conchubhar, was one of the four truly dynamic Chairmen of the Millstreet Twinning Association.
Special arrangement feature prepared by Anne Keane on the tables at the Twinning event.
Special arrangement feature prepared by Anne Keane for the tables at the Twinning event.
Some of the many splendid gifts which were presented over the past 30 years by the Twinning Association of Pommerit le Vicomte.
Some of the many splendid gifts which were presented over the past 30 years by the Twinning Association of Pommerit le Vicomte to Millstreet.

2Twinning 30th Anniversary Event at Wallis Arms 2015 -600A fuller feature will follow later.   The event was a tremendous success with many wonderful memories being evoked by the excellent photographic displays on the occasion prepared by such Committee members as Pat Randles and Others.  Splendid music was provided by Jerh and Ken.
[read more …] “Celebrating 30th Anniversary of Twinning with Pommerit le Vicomte”

Annual Fancy Dress Fundraising Party

2015-10-07 Organisers of the Annual Aubane Social Club Fancy Dress Fundraising Night in the Wallis Arms
2015-10-09 Aubane Social Club Fancy Dress Night - posterThis years Annual Fancy Dress officially launched last Thursday by John F Kelleher Chairman with Noreen Mc Sweeney Acting Director of Nursing at Millstreet Hospital in the presence of the Nursing & caring staff.

Also in the photograph (above) is John Dineen Aubane Social Club & Billy Sheehan Proprietor of the Wallis Arms Hotel.

Many thanks to photographer Shelia Fitzgerald for taking the photograph

Wallis Arms Hotel Part-time Job Position

Wallis Arms
The Square Millstreet
Requires : Graphic Design Student (2nd or 3rd year).
Part-time position.
Poster & Flyer Design, Marketing Materials & Strategy, Social media co-ordinating.
 
Apply to Billy or Nigel with CV to sheahan.billy @gmail.com or 087 9944845.
We thank Billy for the notice.  (S.R.)

Geraldine’s Feature Coverage of Trevor’s Recent 1970s/1980s Event at Wallis Arms

Trevor O'Connor's recent very enjoyable 1970s/1980s event at the Wallis Arms Hotel. Click on the images to enlarge. (S.R.)
Trevor O’Connor‘s recent very enjoyable 1970s/1980s event at the Wallis Arms Hotel.   Here we share Geraldine Dennehy‘s very comprehensive coverage. Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

From Trevor on Facebook (Thursday 24th September): “Leaving for Berlin tomorrow for the marathon on Sunday! The money is still coming in and we have raised close to €3000 for the Irish Heart Foundation. I want to thank everyone who has supported me along the way.”

29Geraldine Dennehy's 1970s Event Pictures at Wallis Arms -600Below we share lots more pictures from a wonderful event which was in aid of the Irish Heart [read more …] “Geraldine’s Feature Coverage of Trevor’s Recent 1970s/1980s Event at Wallis Arms”

Trevor’s 70s & 80s Event for Irish Heart Foundation – Part One

Here we share the first of the pictorial features taken by Photographer supreme, Geraldine Dennehy at the recent wonderfully successful 70s and 80s event held in the Wallis Arms Hotel and1Trevor's 70s & 80s event for Irish Heart Foundation -800 13Trevor's 70s & 80s event for Irish Heart Foundation -800 22Trevor's 70s & 80s event for Irish Heart Foundation -800 33Trevor's 70s & 80s event for Irish Heart Foundation -800 superbly coordinated by Trevor O’Connor and his dedicated Team  – all in aid of the Irish Heart Foundation.   Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Let’s now enjoy the mighty colour of the very enjoyable event as captured by Geraldine [read more …] “Trevor’s 70s & 80s Event for Irish Heart Foundation – Part One”

This Weekend’s Events at the Wallis Arms

This weekend sees two big nights at the Wallis Arms Hotel: on Friday night there’s a 70s Disco organised in conjunction with Trevor O’Connor who is running the Berlin Marathon, with all proceeds going to the Irish Heart Foundation. On Saturday evening, you can dance the night away as Crystal Swing will take to the stage, fresh from Dervla’s wedding last week (she’s not on honeymoon until November).
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Tonight: Farming’s Future Meeting

2015-04-30 Farming Future Meeting - Aine Collins - posterMeet Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney TD in Millstreet

Friends,

This year has seen some major developments for farmers, farm families and farming communities. The ending of Milk Quotas and the opening of the USA market for beef has the potential to offer real gains for rural Ireland.

I’d like to invite you, your family, friends and neighbours to meet our Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney in The Wallis Arms Hotel. Come along, have your say and hear his thoughts on the future of the family farm and the agriculture sector. I hope you can take the time and join us on the night.

What: Public Meeting on Farming’s Future
Where: Wallis Arms Hotel, Millstreet
When: 8pm Thursday 30th April 2015
Who: Minister Simon Coveney TD & Áine Collins TD

I look forward to seeing you!

Áine [read more …] “Tonight: Farming’s Future Meeting”

“Future of Farming” Meeting

Fine Gael TD for Cork North West, Áine Collins, has announced a public meeting entitled “The Future of Farming”, to be held in Millstreet, Cork on Thursday, 30th April. The meeting will take place in the Wallis Arms Hotel at 8pm.

“I encourage Cork farmers to attend this public meeting and I am delighted that the Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney will join us on the night.

“The meeting will discuss the future of farming and the Minister will lay out his plans for the Irish agriculture sector. I look forward to a constructive discussion for all concerned.

“This is a really important time for Irish farming. The dairy sector, so crucial to the Cork agriculture sector, is on the [read more …] ““Future of Farming” Meeting”

Superbly Popular “Crystal Swing” at Wallis Arms Hotel Tonight

Michael, Dervla, Derek and  Mary Burke of "Crystal Swing" receiving Millstreet gifts from Nigel of the Wallis Arms Hotel just in advance of appearing before a wonderfully enthusiastic audience tonight (Sat. 14th March 2015).  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Michael, Dervla, Derek and Mary Burke of “Crystal Swing” receiving Millstreet gifts from Nigel of the Wallis Arms Hotel just in advance of appearing before a wonderfully enthusiastic audience tonight (Sat. 14th March 2015). Click on the images to enlarge.   (S.R.)

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11Crystal Swing in Millstreet 14th March 2015 -8006Crystal Swing in Millstreet 14th March 2015 -800Among those in the audience tonight – a splendid group who arrived by the C.A.R.T. bus – Carriganima Area Rural Transport.2Crystal Swing in Millstreet 14th March 2015 -800Some more images we share from the very [read more …] “Superbly Popular “Crystal Swing” at Wallis Arms Hotel Tonight”

Millstreet Community Awards 2015

Recipients and Sponsors at Friday night's superb Millstreet Community Awards 2015 held in the Wallis Arms Hotel.   A full feature on the excellent later.  Click on the image to enlarge.  (S.R.)
Recipients and Sponsors at Friday night’s superb Millstreet Community Awards 2015 held in the Wallis Arms Hotel. A full feature on the excellent event later.   Noel Buckley was the splendid MC at the prestigious occasion.  Click on the image to enlarge. (S.R.)