Southern Star September 27 2014


Tucked away in a remote corner of the Beara peninsula, visitors to Alex Scade's Beara Donkey and Wildlife Sanctuary are greeted by the sounds of wild birds, gulls, ducks all trying to outdo each other in decibels.


Published: 11:23 Sat 30 Aug 2014
Community

Southern Star August 30 2014

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Published: 12:18 Sun 17 Aug 2014
Community

Nestled beneath the Caha Mountains in Adrigole harbour on the Beara Peninsula, the Caha Centre offers local residents everything from art classes to zumba dancing, as well as providing vital support services for those living in this remote Beara community.

Published: 09:43 Sun 27 Jul 2014
Community

Not many people know that there's a quiet revolution taking place in St Joseph's National School in Skibbereen - and particularly in one very special section - namely the Rang Naomh special class.

Published: 07:13 Wed 02 Jul 2014
IrishRail

Labour TD Ciaran Lynch has praised Irish Rail's initiative to offer a free travel journey to 100 local and community groups, as part of the company's 'Journey's On Us' initiative.

Published: 14:14 Thu 19 Jun 2014

The Irish drug-free powerlifting team that competed at the recent World Single Lift Championships in Dusseldorf, Germany (June 6th-8th) included two athletes with Bandon connections.

Published: 12:23 Sun 24 Aug 2014
Community

s Shed was formed last November following meetings at the local Family Resource Centre, which were attended by facilitators and advisors from the Irish Men's Shed Association (IMSA).

Published: 18:13 Sun 03 Aug 2014
Community

By Jackie Keogh

Summertime festivals are meant to be great fun - a time to cut loose and allow people enjoy the very best of what their community has to offer - but the Ahakista Regatta and Festival also serves as a timely fundraiser for the community's stated objective of creating a new purpose-built community centre right in the heart of the village.

Published: 14:44 Sun 20 Jul 2014
Community

In a departure for the Daniel Corkery Summer School, which runs from this Sunday, July 20th to Friday 25th UCC's Archaeology Department will guide this year's scholars through the settlements and sites left by the peoples of Cork in pre-history.

Published: 10:11 Sun 22 Jun 2014
Community

Southern Star June 21 2014

Published: 14:04 Sat 14 Jun 2014

The 28th annual Rotary/MSD Charity Golf Am-Am was launched at Bandon Golf Club recently with Cork County Manager Tim Lucey giving the keynote address in the presence of Fred Norton, president, Bandon Rotary Club; Jenny Ruston, HR manager MSD and other senior personnel from the pharmaceutical giant, Bandon Golf Club officials, Pat McCarthy (president), Bernadette O'Halloran (lady captain) and Declan O'Neill (captain) and a large group of Bandon Rotary Club members.

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