Don't dig up town streets plea

17:11 Tue 28 Apr 2015

Ireland South MEP and member of the EU Tourism Taskforce Deirdre Clune has called on local authorities in her Ireland South constituency not to undertake large-scale roadworks during the peak tourism season of June, July and August.


Published: 14:16 Tue 28 Apr 2015
Adam O'Connor, Tadgh Crowley and Brian O'Neill are on the team. (Photo: Catherine Buckley)

Clonakilty Community School is hoping to repeat its 2012 success when it once again represents Munster at the National finals of Debating Science Issues which take place in Dublin tomorrow (Wednesday).

Published: 07:20 Tue 28 Apr 2015
Francis Brennan

CAPPAGH Hospital Foundation's patron, Francis Brennan, got in a bit of hill walking at the launch of the 'Camino for Cappagh'.

Published: 18:12 Mon 27 Apr 2015
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Gardai in West Cork are investigating what they believe is the first instance in their division of 'ransom ware'.

Published: 12:55 Mon 27 Apr 2015
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Upwards of 200 young farmers from all over West Cork attended the Spring Farm Walk jointly organised by Teagasc and the Carbery Group at the Shinagh Estates dairy farm on Wednesday of last week.

Published: 09:24 Mon 27 Apr 2015
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The inaugural Transition Year Expo will be hosted in Kilkenny in September. The event is organized by Kinsale-based company Transition Year Ireland and sponsored by the Bank of Ireland.

Published: 22:10 Sun 26 Apr 2015
Jim Daly

WEST Cork TD Jim Daly has said that Fianna Fail are completely misguided in their attempts to block the opening up of 10% of bus routes to competition and that they are misleading the public.

Published: 12:40 Sun 26 Apr 2015
Proposal 1

STEVEN Capilli certainly put a bit of thought into how he would propose to Reenascreena native Elaine Fitzpatrick.

Published: 20:15 Sat 25 Apr 2015
Luke O'Donovan Fireman

WEST Cork fire fighting crews were up against it on Sunday night with almost every service pressed into action.

Published: 12:35 Sat 25 Apr 2015
Greg Bernis

AS commemorations begin to mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania off the Old Head of Kinsale, a diver associated with the wreck said they are 'being stifled by rules and regulations' that prevent them from exploring the wreck and retrieving significant artefacts.

Published: 22:15 Fri 24 Apr 2015
Michael D. Higgins

UACHTARN na hireann, Michel D hUignn, has accepted an invitation from the brd bainistochta of Gaelscoil Mhichl U Choilein, Clonakilty, to visit the school on June 11th next.

Published: 12:50 Tue 28 Apr 2015
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The announcement by Ornua (formerly the Irish Dairy Board) that their Product Purchasing Index (PPI) for the month of March was 100 points, 2.5 points up on the February level, merely reflected the increase during the month of the main commodity returns, especially butter and cheese, according to IFA National Dairy Committee chairman Sean O'Leary.

Published: 22:05 Mon 27 Apr 2015
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The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine advises farmers in relation to the predicted risk of infection in livestock based on the advice received from the Nematodirus Advisory Group.

Published: 15:22 Mon 27 Apr 2015

The villagers of Ballydehob in favour of a YES vote in the upcoming Marriage Equality referendum have made their own video.

Published: 11:07 Mon 27 Apr 2015
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How will you vote on May 22 when the Marriage Equality referendum is held?

Published: 07:25 Mon 27 Apr 2015

The first trans-Atlantic mapping survey, under the Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance, was announced last week by Marine Minister Simon Coveney.

Published: 16:50 Sun 26 Apr 2015
Sadbh Perry

FOLLOWING on from the charity hair-cutting recently by Baltimore girl Saoirse Rose, a Mercy Heights student has also cut her locks for the same great cause.

Published: 07:20 Sun 26 Apr 2015
Ballydehob

BALLYDEHOB Community Council could be in danger of dissolution following its failure to appoint a secretary, a treasurer and a vice-chairperson at its recent AGM.

Published: 17:30 Sat 25 Apr 2015
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The Referendum Commission stated clearly that that the Marriage Equality Referendum is solely about who can marry, said Director of Elections for the Fine Gael Yes campaign, Minister Simon Coveney, TD,

Published: 07:25 Sat 25 Apr 2015
Dee Forbes

WEST Cork and the Wild Atlantic Way would be devastated by the loss of Cork airport, a major European TV executive said last week.

Published: 18:16 Fri 24 Apr 2015
Fiona Corcoran: her work in Chernobyl continues

This weekend marks the 29th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster. Fountainstown native Fiona Corcoran describes the ongoing devastation in the contaminated and impoverished areas near the site.

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