A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
An online community of almost 100,000 women has rallied for a toy appeal, to ensure all homeless or sick children get a gift this Christmas - but they need help with transport.
Sun, 03 Nov, 2019
Faced with the prospect of missing the All-Ireland rematch this weekend, top chef Mark Moriarty had to make a quick decision.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
An Irish mum living in the US has told of her horror at seeing bullet-proof bags in her local back-to-school supplies store.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2019
The annual showcase event for Irish cinema again offered some real gems, writes
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
The duo behind the popular 'West Cork' podcast will be live in Cork as part of the first podcast festival in the city.
Wed, 10 Jul, 2019
The Transport Minister posted an image of himself on a swing at the Goat Bar last Friday while out canvassing.
Fri, 31 May, 2019
Pierre-Louis Baudey-Vignaud spoke in a low, steady voice about his loss.
Thu, 30 May, 2019
Ten minutes into the murder trial of Ian Bailey, a translator was sworn in.
Tue, 28 May, 2019
Ian Bailey will be tried for murder in his absence next week and the trial in a Parisian courthouse will be the latest chapter in a story which has captivated Ireland since Sophie Toscan Du Plantier was found dead in the west Cork village of Schull in 1996.
Sat, 25 May, 2019
How sad it was to watch the son of Sophie Toscan du Plantier speak of the murder of his mother last weekend in Goleen.
Fri, 24 May, 2019
The family of a man killed while out walking his dogs in a Dublin forest have issued an appeal for information.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
It is time to bring an end to a crime that is “neither a mystery nor a legend”.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
The son of murdered French woman Sophie Toscan Du Plantier has urged locals in West Cork to travel to Paris to testify at the trial of English journalist Ian Bailey.
Sun, 19 May, 2019
Compared with other children her age, Sophie McGoldrick is classed as non-verbal but her smile when she attends her pre-school says everything.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
The Bone Collector was turned into a hit film, but Jeffery Deaver has 34 more novels under his belt, writes
Wed, 17 Apr, 2019
‘Just your average day in Donadea’
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
wonders if the immersion switch has finally met its match.
Fri, 22 Mar, 2019
Professor Helen Whelton, head of the College of Medicine and Health (CoMH), UCC
Fri, 04 Jan, 2019
Having been there, done that, Sonia O’Sullivan and David Matthews know all about the path — and indeed pitfalls — between underage and senior success.
Wed, 12 Dec, 2018
Trump would be envious of the untouchable status of a president from criminal indictment, writes
Wed, 26 Sep, 2018
"It's hard to put into words the last few days."
Wed, 08 Aug, 2018
Few nations embrace their medal-winners quite like Ireland, a country that puts a higher premium on international success due to its rarity.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018
As the final day of the European Athletics U18 Championships gets underway in Gyor, Hungary, the Irish team already have plenty to celebrate.
Sun, 08 Jul, 2018
Everybody is talking about ‘West Cork’, the podcast delving into the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.spoke to the couple behind it, and the backlash they had feared as they return to the area this summer for the literary festival.
Sat, 12 May, 2018
A group representing nurses and midwives said voting yes in the abortion referendum is like voting for a ‘horror show’.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
Munster rugby legend Donncha O’Callaghan is relishing becoming ‘a great dad’ when he hangs up his boots this weekend
Fri, 27 Apr, 2018
Jack has regained its place as the most popular name for boys after briefly losing the top spot to James in 2016.
Thu, 01 Mar, 2018
Seeking to join the ranks of Serial and Making A Murderer’, Audible’s new series West Cork looks to tell the story of a murder across 13 episodes, and shines its spotlight on one of Ireland’s most notorious unsolved crimes.
Thu, 08 Feb, 2018
When classical guitarist Susie Butler moved from Limerick city to rural north Cork she discovered, apart from the GAA, there were few activities available for children so she founded an orchestra.
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018
With ink in his veins and who once famously described himself as “a chemist by training, a shovel engineer by vocation, and a manager by desperation” is the first person in the history of the Cork Person of the Year Awards to be inducted into a Hall of Fame.
Sat, 20 Jan, 2018
Professional rugby player Donncha O’Callaghan has played for Munster, Ireland and the Lions and has recently renewed his contract with Worcester Warriors. He will bow out of the pro-game
Fri, 24 Nov, 2017
Former Munster and Ireland lock Donnacha O’Callaghan will bring the curtain down on his illustrious career at the end of this season.
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017
A new book revisits our childhood games. With just a week to midterm,puts away the screens and puts it to test.
Sat, 21 Oct, 2017
Irish-UK co-production, Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami has been one of the best-received documentaries of the year.
Tue, 17 Oct, 2017
There has been a double tragedy in Limerick with the deaths of a university student and school teacher in separate incidents.
Fri, 29 Sep, 2017
A student in the University of Limerick is reported to have died following a fall at a house on Monday.
Thu, 28 Sep, 2017
It was an FPL week to forget for pretty much anyone who didn’t own the likes of Bailly, Pogba... and the irrepressible Marcus Alonso.
Fri, 25 Aug, 2017
Ian Bailey will not be extradited to France to face trial for the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier after a High Court judge threw out an attempt to have him surrendered to French authorities, describing the action as “an abuse of process”.
Tue, 25 Jul, 2017
From Atlanta in 1996 to her elimination from Celebrity Masterchef, running has always helped Sonia O’Sullivan overcome her setbacks. She tellswhy she reaches for her running shoes to deal with life’s challenges.
Sat, 22 Jul, 2017
It may be slightly thin on top-level Irish talent, but the 66th edition of the Cork City Sports is once again loaded with such a rich of cast of world-class athletes that few will even notice.
Tue, 18 Jul, 2017
Annie opens at the Opera House next week.joins the cast in rehearsals to see what it takes to bring the musical to the stage
Sat, 15 Jul, 2017
Audrey has been sorting out Cork people for ages
Fri, 14 Jul, 2017
Brian Gregan stole Ciara Mageean’s thunder as he set a new personal best at the Morton games as Mageean missed the two-minute mark.
Thu, 13 Jul, 2017