Prison staff have been disciplined after CCTV disproved records that an inmate in Cork Prison was checked every 15 minutes in the hours before he was found dead in his cell.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
Sean O’Riordan Private William Patrick Ryan was an unusually courageous man. Having fought and survived several bloody battles in the First World War, he then volunteered in its aftermath to exhume the dead for Christian burial, even though he could have been blown to pieces by unexploded shells.
Wed, 06 Mar, 2019
You don’t have to hide your young away in this West Cork property with extra space for a brood — even if it is called Cuckoo’s Nest, after some of that species habit of laying eggs in other birds’ nests. If you like it, you can simply buy it, lock, stock and basement.
Sat, 05 May, 2012
THERE’S always been a fascination about blacksmithing and the village forge — the intense heat, the gruelling amount of physical labour, and the almost magical transformation of metal into such a wide variety of objects — both utilitarian and beautiful.
Thu, 12 Jan, 2012