A tree in the grounds of Garrybeg is said to have a 200-year link with a key, romantic and ultimately doomed pairing in Irish history — that of Irish rebel patriot Robert Emmet and his lover Sarah Curran — long predating the house itself.
Sat, 09 Mar, 2019
Just bring your furniture: that’s the tag line for the sales launch of eleven fully finished out homes, in the 22-unit first phase of four-bed homes at Dromkeen Wood, in Cork’s Innishannon – almost a toe-hold into West Cork, above the River Bandon, writes
Sat, 08 Sep, 2018
It's the start of a weeklong celebration of the many, many marine joys of Cork Harbour, with a kick-off today of An Rás Mór, the up-to 28 kilometre Ocean to City race, seeing 600 participants in up to 200 craft racing from the glorious harbour’s mouth, right on up to the city centre.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2018
he Vesey, or DeVesci, family owned estates of many thousands of acres in Irish counties, from Cork to Laois (where they had over 15,000 acres), and back in the 1800s they owned a swathe of land in Cork’s harbour area, between Monkstown and Passage West.
Sat, 04 Apr, 2015