Today is providing a mixed bag on the weather front with many parts of Leinster and Ulster bathed in sunshine but its umbrellas at the ready for southern and western counties.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2019
Beach lovers and commercial fish farmers are gearing up for a further battle over a planned shoreline industry in Co Kerry.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2018
Public anger is intensifying after unspoilt tourist beaches on the Ring of Kerry were earmarked for oyster farming.
Mon, 01 May, 2017
Kevin Markham discovers Irish golf clubs embracing the magic of the Masters.
Tue, 28 Mar, 2017
The home of tasty mussels also offers up, tasty views, and a tasty price, says Trish Dromey.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2016
Sat, 14 May, 2016
Sat, 30 Apr, 2016
Mon, 11 Apr, 2016
Sat, 05 Mar, 2016
You don’t need to travel through Ireland to get to Scotland. But that only begs the question: Why wouldn’t you?
Tue, 23 Sep, 2014
Dooks Golf Club celebrates its 125th anniversary this year and the renowned Kerry links wants as many golfers as possible to join the party.
Tue, 01 Apr, 2014
EVEN on a relatively windless day, the breakers that ceaselessly pound the fragile shoreline at Rossbeigh, on the Ring of Kerry, can look menacing.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2014
Thu, 09 Jan, 2014
Kerry County Council is to seek emergency funding from the Government to deal with a worsening coastal erosion problem, with some seaside areas being described as “war zones”.
Tue, 07 Jan, 2014
Cork was the sunniest part of the country last year, with July its sunniest month since records began.
Sat, 04 Jan, 2014
Sq m: 140 (1,500 sq ft)
Sat, 30 Nov, 2013
It’s the summer that keeps on giving. Even as Met Éireann rates our summer the best in seven years, forecasters are predicting the good weather is to continue for at least the rest of the week.
Tue, 03 Sep, 2013
Beautiful site makes this bungalow well worth buying, Tommy Barker reports
Sat, 29 Jun, 2013
Worsening erosion at one of the country’s finest blue flag beaches has prompted calls for action at EU level to prevent more damage and flooding in communities now exposed to the vagaries of the sea.
Tue, 04 Jun, 2013
A further 35m of sand dunes have disappeared at a popular south Kerry beach area in the past year.
Wed, 09 Jan, 2013
THE marketing blurb describes it as “the ultimate luxury gift book of 2011”.
Tue, 04 Oct, 2011
IF Mark Twain truly believed that golf is a good walk spoiled, he obviously never set foot on the Old Head of Kinsale, a course in southwest Ireland cut from apromontory jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean.
Tue, 07 Jun, 2011
EVEN in a drenching summer in Ireland, there’s no shortage of things to do if you wish to enjoy our natural heritage.
Mon, 26 Jul, 2010
EVERYONE has heard of the Irish red deer that grace Killarney National Park, not to mention eagles and dolphins, but Kerry also has many other rare and threatened species of animal and plant life.
Mon, 31 Aug, 2009
PORTMARNOCK has been voted Ireland’s premier golf course by Irish Golf Digest magazine.
Tue, 26 May, 2009
A NEW island has been created at one of Kerry’s blue flag beaches, after the sea breached sand dunes during the weekend.
Tue, 16 Dec, 2008
NO FURTHER coastal protection works will be carried out by Kerry County Council until it receives €2 million it is owed by the Government, the council has warned.
Wed, 28 May, 2008
THERE’S real value to be had at Lismirrane House, the big Ring of Kerry house that could be mistaken for a golf clubhouse.
Sat, 17 May, 2008
ABSOLUTE drought was recorded in three counties this week, heightening the prospects of severe water shortages later in the summer.
Sat, 29 Jul, 2006
PEOPLE in Cork and Kerry are being urged to save water and confine their usage to essential purposes only.
Fri, 28 Jul, 2006
SOMETHING special is auctioneer Catherine O’Donoghue’s succinct summation of this house at Dooks, Glenbeigh, but it hardly conveys the sheer majesty of its situation.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2006
Sat, 29 Jan, 2005
PROBLEMS caused by flooding and coastal erosion in Co Kerry are getting worse with each passing winter, it was claimed yesterday.
Fri, 21 Jan, 2005
MOVE the Old Presbytery from its Ring of Kerry location in Glenbeigh to Killarney and you’d double its value.
Sat, 29 Nov, 2003
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