Place: west Kerry
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Wed, 08 Apr, 2020
Sat, 04 Apr, 2020
Wed, 01 Apr, 2020
EU fishermen who land in Irish ports are exempt from restrictions that normally apply to anyone coming into the country, the Department of Health said tonight.
Mon, 23 Mar, 2020
Once upon a time, and not so very long ago, the Irish rugby team were even more predictable than they are today.
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020
We live in a fearful world. At our most fanciful, we might, in the past, have imagined a cure for cancer or life found on Mars being our global “where were you when” moment, writes
Thu, 12 Mar, 2020
When Dublin guitarist and producer Gavin Ralston lost his five-year battle against bowel cancer last September, he left behind not only bereaved family and friends but also numerous musical projects from his prolific career, writes
Wed, 11 Mar, 2020
“It was a beautiful day and Vincent, who is a fabulous chef, did a great job. He had a party out in the garden for the kids.”
Fri, 14 Feb, 2020
Basking sharks which were sampled off the west Kerry coast in early spring have proved to be genetically different to all other such sharks tested in the north-east Atlantic, according to a study.
Fri, 07 Feb, 2020
West Kerry organic farmers Thomas and Claire O’Connor won the public choice vote in the 2019 National Farming For Nature ambassador awards, sponsored by Bord Bia.
Thu, 31 Oct, 2019
Several of Kerry’s graveyards are almost full and the local authority is being urged to look to innovative ways of increasing space.
Tue, 29 Oct, 2019
Global chain stores will be asked to tailor their signs and tone down their colour schemes to a more traditional palette under new guidelines published by Kerry County Council in a bid to protect distinctive shop fronts.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2019
Last Tuesday we had the Budget. Next Saturday it's the Special GAA Congress. Michael Moynihan wondered if the former might influence thoughts at the latter.
Sat, 12 Oct, 2019
Catherine Shanahan Health Correspondent
Sat, 05 Oct, 2019
Audrey's been sorting out Cork people for ages.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2019
As they celebrate four decades of Cork Folk Festival, organisers William ‘Hammy’ Hammond and Jim Walsh select some standout memories, writes
Tue, 01 Oct, 2019
Two humpback whales, first filmed in Irish waters two decades have turned up again off Kerry almost 20 years to the day after being first encountered.
Mon, 23 Sep, 2019
Michael KeeganDolan put an Irish twist on Swan Lake to reclaim a story that existed long before the famous ballet. It comes to Cork for the Safe Harbour festival, writes
Thu, 29 Aug, 2019
The coast of Cork is alive with whales and top marine predators of all kinds.
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
A father and son from Kerry made a splash in more ways than one when they posted video footage of their close encounter with a pod of humpback whales.
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019
Anti-anxiety drugs are far more widely prescribed in parts of Cork’s inner city and some of its satellite towns than in West Cork, according to a new report on the quality and safety of healthcare.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
The presentation of an award in Dingle this week will continue the strong links between Ireland and Gregory Peck, writes.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2019
Audrey has been sorting out Cork people for ages...
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019
Scientists have finally solved the mystery of the birthplace of humpback whales around Irish waters, after discovering they make a mammoth journey here from Africa of nearly 3,000 kilometres.
Tue, 04 Jun, 2019
When Tomás Mac an tSaoir came through the arrival gates of Dublin airport yesterday, his only visible signs of injury were some small plasters on his feet.
Fri, 24 May, 2019
Cormac Begley is a solo bass, baritone, treble and piccolo concertina player from a West Kerry musical family
Wed, 22 May, 2019
A State fisheries body has succeeded in stopping the development of holiday homes on the Ring of Kerry over fears it could cause pollution to a local river.
Sat, 11 May, 2019
‘Corca Dhuibhne’ is on the map after John Paul Phelan, the junior local government minister signed a statutory instrument to change how the electoral area in west Kerry is referred to in the upcoming local elections.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2019
When the shop in the townland of Bóthar Buí, opposite Carraig Church in west Kerry, closes its doors this evening, there will only be one retail outlet left between Slea Head and the foot of Mount Brandon.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2019
Staff at Skelligs Chocolate went on a ‘choco-holiday’ when production stopped for three days because of the heatwave.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2018
Thu, 17 May, 2018
The Kerry-born cop who solved a notorious murder spree in New York is remembered in a TV documentary to be aired this week.
Mon, 14 May, 2018
“I’m dying. I don’t even know if my little baby is going to remember me.” These were the words of mother-of-five Emma Mhic Mhathúna yesterday.
Fri, 11 May, 2018
The Kerry villages Ballyferriter, Portmagee, Ballinskelligs and Valentia Island are celebrating all things Star Wars this weekend with an abundance of Star Wars themed events.
Sat, 05 May, 2018
Skellig Michael will remain closed to visitors for at least another three weeks, meaning the island made famous by Star Wars could be facing its shortest-ever tourist season.
Tue, 01 May, 2018
After a dramatic opening on the final leg of the Easter Rally in Antrim, when the Subaru WRC of overnight leaders Derek McGarrity/Paddy Robinson failed to start after transmission troubles, Monaghan’s Josh Moffett (Ford Fiesta R5) and his Wexford co-driver Andy Hayes took the spoils and consolidated their lead in the Irish Tarmac Rally Championship.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2018
Dingle Distillery co-founder Liam LaHart tells Trish Dromey the company is ready to go global.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018
The 14-year-old boy who died after suffering a head injury in a schools cup match, in Dingle, in Co Kerry, has been described by the principal of Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne as a “gentle, soft-spoken, level-headed boy”.
Tue, 27 Feb, 2018
Tributes have been flowing in from around the world since the news broke of Dolores O’Riordan’s death Monday evening.
Wed, 17 Jan, 2018
Met Eireann has issued three Status Yellow Rainfall warnings for 12 counties.
Fri, 12 Jan, 2018