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Deluge: West Cork under water; Gaggin residents finally get their broadband; Multi-million euro plan launched to address digital poverty in smaller West Cork schools; FREE 8-page 'Back to School' supplement; Castlehaven into knock-out stages; Phil Healy ready for national championships

August 19th, 2020 8:50 PM

By Southern Star Team

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In this week's Southern Star

In News:

• As the areas around Rosscarbery, Rathbarry, Glandore and Leap brace themselves for another series of downpours we hear from the residents affected and why some feel more regular waterways maintenance needs to be done
• As Gaggin residents finally get their long-awaited broadband connection they admit that being able to work from home is like winning the Lotto!

In Sport:

• Castlehaven beat Newcestown to become the first team through to the knock-out stages of the Cork Premier SFC
• O'Donovan Rossa make it two wins from two
• Interview with Newcestown's Colette Desmond
• Phil Healy ready for national championships

In Life & Community:

• A multi-million euro plan is launched locally to address the growing problem of digital poverty in smaller West Cork schools

PLUS:

• Don't miss your FREE 8-page 'Back to School' supplement featuring, expert advice on kids and teens' health and nutrition, dealing with their Covid anxieties, educational tech and lots more.

Get your copy in shops across West Cork or online via the Southern Star digital edition ➡️  http://bit.ly/2Z9T9Z1

IN SHOPS THIS THURSDAY AUGUST 20th

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