A tragedy similar to the deaths of a family of five in Buncrana last March could happen at Foynes pier in the Shannon estuary if the pier remains in its current state and is not regularly cleaned, a senior member of the port town’s search and rescue service warned.
Fri, 02 Sep, 2016
On a day when the John Berry-trained Cootamundra proved a shock winner of the Ladbrokes Troytown Handicap Chase, enthusiasts in Navan witnessed impressive victories by exciting novices and potential stars Apache Stronghold, Moyle Park and Ballycasey.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2013
Evanna McCutcheon has built up a tremendous rapport with her own horse Long Strand of late and the pair recorded their fifth success of the season in the open lightweight at the North Kerry Harriers point-to-point fixture outside Ballybunion on Saturday.
Mon, 27 May, 2013
CORK boss Denis Walsh last night insisted this weekend’s local championship action is vital ahead of Cork’s Munster SHC clash with Tipperary on May 31. Walsh believes club games are imperative for him and his selectors in ascertaining the form of his Cork squad.
Thu, 30 Apr, 2009