It's all falling into place for a talented Irish artist who returned to painting after her children were raised.
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020
It’s a place where the soul replenishes, a retreat, an escape from the world, whilst having it right on your doorstep, Tommy Barker hears
Sat, 04 Jan, 2020
Once upon a time, Greg Coughlan was on top of the world with successful businesses and millions to his name. Then the recession hit, writes Dan Buckley
Tue, 03 Sep, 2019
Wheelchair users are set to experience the thrill of high-speed boat rides thanks to the delivery of new ‘inclusion powerboat’ on the south coast.
Thu, 22 Aug, 2019
Helen Kelleher has a look at a selection of the great things to do with children in Kinsale. With the excellent range of choices available, her three girls are never bored
Fri, 31 May, 2019
An RNLI volunteer saved a life yesterday just days after qualifying as one of Ireland’s youngest helms.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
The only trouble with crafting a golfing nirvana is running out of things to improve.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2019
Three men are being quizzed on suspicion of drug trafficking and an impounded yacht is being searched under armed guard following a multi-agency intelligence-led operation off the coast.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018
‘Consequences of Wild Atlantic Way success must be managed’
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018
Olivia Kelleher rounds up the start times for the parades in Cork and further afield.
Sat, 17 Mar, 2018
Sat, 11 Nov, 2017
Sat, 21 Oct, 2017
The Boathouse has a storied past and a very bright future, writes Tommy Barker.
Sat, 16 Sep, 2017
Sat, 12 Aug, 2017
A lifeboat crew have stressed the importance of wearing lifejackets after saving an adult, five children and a dog off Cork in the space of a few hours.
Mon, 03 Jul, 2017
Tommy Barker is blown away by this spectacularly set, architect-designed, no-expense spared home.
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
A man who lost an arm in a motorboat accident has called for the hero who saved his life to be honoured posthumously.
Thu, 01 Jun, 2017
Tommy Barker reports on a rural, riverside and generously sized apartment on Kilmacsimon Quay.
Sat, 27 May, 2017
Thu, 11 May, 2017
The scope for golfing improvements at the world-renowned Old Head links in Cork is in the realm of the subjective at this stage — but the drive to turn near perfection to peerless continues, nonetheless.
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017
Sat, 08 Oct, 2016
Tommy Barker suggests you might enjoy a look the around (and from) this upgraded bungalow above Kinsale.
Sat, 16 Jul, 2016
Forthcoming sales feature work by Irish artists, writes Des O’Sullivan.
Sat, 25 Jun, 2016
Sat, 23 Apr, 2016
The construction of flood defences for one of the most flood-prone zones in Cork city centre is being fast-tracked amid criticism of ongoing delays on the Lower Lee flood relief scheme.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
The RNLI have released footage of yesterday's rescue of three fishermen off the coast of Cork.
Mon, 11 Apr, 2016
The 20-metre trawler, Sean Anthony, is lying on the rocks at Moneypoint at the entrance to Kinsale Harbour.
Houses at Kinsale’s Ardbrack may go for ‘Scilly -money’, but buyers take their own view, says Tommy Barker.
Sat, 12 Mar, 2016
Set in an area awash with sweeping views and nautical lore, there’s plenty to explore near this spacious family home, says Tommy Barker.
Sat, 12 Dec, 2015
Tommy Barker visits an Ardbrack home with all-season, Kinsale town, harbour and Bandon River views.
Sat, 21 Nov, 2015
Nothing’s overlooked at Gorse Lodge, bar a picturesque creek by the sublime Kinsale area’s Sandycove Island, finds Tommy Barker.
Sat, 07 Nov, 2015
This distinctive property near Kinsale has plenty of potential for prospective buyers, writes Tommy Barker.
Sat, 05 Sep, 2015
Des O’Sullivan discusses the sale of the lifetime’s treasure trove of artists Nancy Wynne-Jones and Conor Fallon.
Sat, 20 Jun, 2015
Tommy Barker gets with the system for this post-and-beam home on Compass Hill, above Kinsale harbour.
Sat, 30 May, 2015
The setting’s the star at April Cottage, a ground floor two-bed home/investment by the sea, a marina, a beach and a bar — all in Kinsale harbour to boot.
Sat, 07 Mar, 2015
Set in almost a courtyard setting, the period era Revatto Lodge and Studio in Kinsale harbour’s Summercove is a manageable buy - for the location.
Sat, 10 Jan, 2015
A year ago, one of the worst storms on record wreaked havoc in tourist destinations. Twelve months on, our reporters returned to see how residents have coped and what measures, if any, have been taken to lessen future damage
Sat, 03 Jan, 2015
Up on a hill above the town, No 7 Admiral’s Walk offers a good vantage point for watching yachts sail in and out of Kinsale Harbour.
Sat, 29 Nov, 2014
Very few Irish destinations have had the dramatic history of Kinsale. Dan McCarthy looks at the history of the town, from the maritime to
Tue, 16 Sep, 2014
Thirty passengers on board a pleasure boat have been brought to safety after the vessel got into difficulty off Kinsale Harbour in Co Cork earlier.
Thu, 28 Aug, 2014
After 42 days on the water, John Bolton and Diane Cooper have joined an elite group of fewer than 50 people who have kayaked around the island of Ireland.
Mon, 04 Aug, 2014
First, a pair of enterprising brothers launched handbags made from the sails of a magnificent old tall ship which ran aground, and sank, a year ago off Cork.
Mon, 28 Jul, 2014
She should have led a flotilla of yachts in a parade of sail in to the magnificent Kinsale harbour in Co Cork six weeks ago.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2013
A huge floating crane lifted the wreck of the tall ship Astrid from rocks off the Cork coast last night.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2013
Salvage experts have cut miles of rigging and shredded sails from the wreck of the tall ship Astrid which could be lifted off rocks within days.
Tue, 03 Sep, 2013
The Coast Guard has given the green light for work to start on a major salvage operation on the stricken tall ship, Astrid.
Sat, 31 Aug, 2013
The captain of the stricken tall ship Astrid fought back tears yesterday as he recalled the moment he knew his beloved ship was lost.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2013
That the very real potential for tragedy was averted when sailing ship Astrid sank at the mouth of Kinsale Harbour on Wednesday shows how very important it is to prepare for nearly any eventuality before going afloat.
Teenage sailors who were at the centre of a dramatic sea rescue after their tall ship sail training vessel sank are eager to get back on the water.
Thu, 25 Jul, 2013
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