In this week's Southern Star...

18:28 Wed 17 Sep 2014

Revamp of Clonakilty courthouse is bad news for Skibb

Crawford boss suggests 'white knight' for Bantry House

Death of Arts Centre chairman

Musician took 'wrong lift' in 'wrong car'

Day-trippers' barbecue destroys Seal Island

Dunmanway Resource Centre needs funding

Transition Year: A year to chill out or cop out?

FREE West Cork Farming Supplement

GAA: Newcestown crowned SW JAHC champions

GAA: Gabriel Rangers and St Mary's must meet again in SW JAFC final replay

GAA: Carbery Rangers dump Castlehaven out of county SFC, and now face Clonakilty in a quarter-final this weekend.

Camogie: Cork ladies crowned All-Ireland senior champions

GAA: Carbery minor hurlers win county title



An exclusive interview with Christy Moore



Dress up your peepers!



Plant now for winter colour



GARDAI have closed the main Cork to Killarney road after a serious collision occurred this morning.

Published: 22:00 Thu 18 Sep 2014
Louise O'Neill

CULTURE Night, a night of totally free entertainment, happens this Friday, September 19, in towns and villages all across the county.

Published: 13:03 Thu 18 Sep 2014
Bantry House

LYON and Turnbull, the fine art and antique auctioneers and valuers, have confirmed that the sale of the contents of Bantry House is to be postponed

Published: 10:38 Thu 18 Sep 2014
Lisa Hannigan: secret gig.

CORK City Council has announced the details of how to win tickets to a Secret Concert

Published: 11:54 Wed 17 Sep 2014

Priest restores parishioner's vintage combine harvester

Published: 23:37 Tue 16 Sep 2014
Family Fest Cork 2012

A major family heritage festival will take place at in Cork in October.

Published: 17:47 Tue 16 Sep 2014
Patrick Murphy

A WARNING over the lack of funds to repair the region's roads was made by the area engineer at a recent West Cork Municipal District (WCMD) meeting.

Published: 07:50 Tue 16 Sep 2014
Zoe and Alanna Hannigan with Emily and Aisling Moloney enjoying one of the first Sherpa after-hours classes for

St Joseph's National School in Clonakilty has become the first school in Ireland to set the trend

Published: 11:43 Mon 15 Sep 2014
cork airport

Negotiations are at an 'advanced stage' to re-introduce the Cork Dublin flight from the Spring of next year.

Published: 23:54 Sun 14 Sep 2014
Noel Browne, right, with Sean Murray and Eoin O'Sullivan, at the Fastnet

CASTLEHAVEN native Noel Browne overcame chronic shoulder pain to complete the arduous 20km endurance swim from Fastnet Rock to Baltimore Pier last Friday evening.

Published: 18:05 Sun 14 Sep 2014
Clonakilty: streets to be ripped up next year

CLONAKILTY businesses have warned of huge disruption to the town during next year's prime tourist season, as drainage works will involve the ripping up the town's main streets.

Published: 16:49 Thu 18 Sep 2014

ONE of the saddest losses to Skibbereen and West Cork in recent times comes with the news of the untimely death of Sen Ceallaigh, the chairperson of the Board of the West Cork Arts Centre.

Published: 12:33 Thu 18 Sep 2014
Bantry Square.

THE PARKING spaces in Bantry are to be transformed into outdoor art exhibition

Published: 14:44 Wed 17 Sep 2014
Farming Advert 200914

24 pages of agri products and services

Published: 07:44 Wed 17 Sep 2014
Trio Margaret Downey Harrington, Donal Kelly and Larry Murphy, who recently opened the Roan Carrig restaurant.

CASTLETOWNBERE'S new seafood restaurant The Roan Carrig, has opened its doors at Berehaven Lodge

Published: 20:04 Tue 16 Sep 2014
Rosanna Davison was in Clonakilty recently to launch Scally's gluten-free range

Ireland's first-ever gluten-free market takes place in Cork in October.

Published: 09:27 Tue 16 Sep 2014

A MAN has been fatally injured after a wall collapsed on him in Bandon in West Cork on Monday afternoon.

Published: 16:05 Mon 15 Sep 2014
Kinsale Arts Festival

WELL-known faces from Irish screen and stage David Pearse and Tadhg Murphy have been announced to play the principal characters in Enda Walsh's new play How These Desperate Men Talk, which will premiere at the Kinsale Arts Festival later this month

Published: 07:30 Mon 15 Sep 2014
FINE GAEL TD for Cork South West Jim Daly

FINE GAEL TD for Cork South West Jim Daly has criticised the National Roads Authority (NRA) for the condition of a road surface at Leap

Published: 20:03 Sun 14 Sep 2014
Sgt Ian O'Callaghan will give advice on personal security

A MAJOR information day for local communities from Skibbereen to Mizen will take place in Ballydehob on Tuesday September 16.

Published: 17:15 Sun 14 Sep 2014
Glandore Inn: spectacular views of the harbour

A LOCAL buyer from the Union Hall and Glandore area paid over 600,000 for The Glandore Inn at a private auction last week.


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Published: 17:22 Wed 27 Feb 2013

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