Putting Donncha through his paces

12:33 Sun 21 Sep 2014

IT'S not every day you get to put one of Ireland's rugby elite through his paces

Published: 10:56 Sun 21 Sep 2014
Bantry firefighters fighting the forest fire on Seal Island in Glengarriff harbour.

RECKLESS day-trippers have reduced a two-acre island, adjacent to the world famous Garinish Island, to a smouldering ruin.

Published: 07:42 Sun 21 Sep 2014
Aine Minihane, services manager at Cara House with Martin O'Mahony, Skibbereen Geriatric Society and Peggy Hurley from the Luncheon Club at Cara House.

'IT'S a great opening,' one of the women attending the first day back at the Skibbereen Luncheon Club stated on Tuesday.

Published: 12:30 Sat 20 Sep 2014
Tracy Holt

ONE of Cork's best known family centres is struggling to keep its doors open, amid a funding crisis.

Published: 10:45 Sat 20 Sep 2014
Dr John Dunphy from Carrigaline with Snowie Healy from Bishopstown at Watermark II at Fort Meagher in Crosshaven.

AN art exhibition showcasing 12 local artists' work will run at weekends until Sunday September 21,

Published: 09:56 Sat 20 Sep 2014
Members of the Irish Great War Society are busy collecting memorabilia and stories from individuals and families

FOUNDED in 1996, the Bandon War Memorial Committee is gearing up to mark the 100th anniversary of the Great War

Published: 21:54 Fri 19 Sep 2014
Cormac Fitzgerald

KINSALE-based president of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (CPA Ireland), Cormac Fitzgerald, has called on the Government to take steps to cut rising costs

Published: 15:28 Fri 19 Sep 2014
Danica performing with dancers on The Voice of Ireland last year. The routine saw some audience members walk out.

THE Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has, in part, upheld a complaint about a dance routine

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: 09:21 Sun 21 Sep 2014

Southern Star September 20 2014

Published: 18:33 Sat 20 Sep 2014

THE decision to close Skibbereen's courthouse moved one step closer to becoming a reality this week, as a project to upgrade the courthouse in Clonakilty got underway.

Published: 11:39 Sat 20 Sep 2014

A MUSICIAN who died in a car crash from which the driver fled, died of severe head injuries, an inquest heard this week.

Published: 10:23 Sat 20 Sep 2014

Southern Star September 20 2014

Published: 07:33 Sat 20 Sep 2014
Joe Carrol

OVERGROWN fences and verges present a real danger to motorists, cyclists and pedestriansproblem

Published: 18:15 Fri 19 Sep 2014
Fastnet Rally flyer

As a mark of respect to the victim of this morning's fatal road traffic accident on the Macroom (N22) road, tonight's planned launch of the 2014 Westlodge Hotel Fastnet Rally, Bantry, 8.30pm has been postponed

Published: 09:07 Fri 19 Sep 2014
Scene of the collision outside Macroom this morning. Photo: John Delea

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

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 Sean O 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
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