Balteenbrack House offers a multitude of options for family living, writes
Wed, 25 Sep, 2019
This weekend, some 60 members of the Mehigan family are gathering in the Cork parish of Ardfield.
Fri, 17 May, 2019
THIS West Cork island near the mouth of Glandore Harbour is one of five Rabbit Islands in the country, with the others in Bantry Bay, Cork Harbour, Galway Bay and Lough Corrib
Mon, 22 Apr, 2019
Developers Westbrook Housing Company have been granted permission to construct 176 houses and 75 apartments at a site at Cooney's Lane in Grange, Co Cork.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2019
There are events that will always buck the trend in Irish rallying and this weekend’s Quality Hotel West Cork Rally, the opening rounds of the Irish Tarmac Championship and the PlasticBags.ie Southern 4 Rally Championship is a prime example.
Fri, 16 Mar, 2018
"Victor's driving skills were amazing. There were lots of obstacles in his way. We passed dozens of crashed and abandoned cars. There is just no way I could have gotten home without him."
Thu, 01 Mar, 2018
Clubs, societies, and community groups throughout West Cork are being urged to throw their support behind a massive fundraising drive to pay for €72,000 worth of life-saving medical kits for the voluntary West Cork Rapid Response service.
Mon, 12 Feb, 2018
Rural parts of Co Cork are rapidly ageing as young people cannot build houses because planning guidelines are too restrictive.
Tue, 09 Jan, 2018
A man was effectively remanded in custody because of his attitude to the probation service, a judge said.
Sat, 16 Dec, 2017
Former Taoiseach Jack Lynch would have been 100 this month, sharing a centenary celebration with car company Ford's 100 years in Ireland.
Mon, 07 Aug, 2017
Donegal’s Donagh Kelly bids for a fourth successive victory at the Quality Hotel West Cork Rally this weekend - a feat that has never been achieved in the 40-year history of the Clonakilty event.
Fri, 17 Mar, 2017
A family touched by tragedy hopes to help get Ireland’s first doctor-led air ambulance service in the air.
Fri, 02 Dec, 2016
A county councillor in Cork has claimed the local authority “could do more” to tackle the current housing crisis, by building on its own existing housing-zoned landbanks of nearly 130 acres.
Mon, 20 Jun, 2016
Sat, 04 Jun, 2016
Right on the Wild Atlantic Way 15 minutes west of Clonakilty, and close enough to see and hear the sea, is this renovated and upgraded coastal home of character, at a spot called Ganniv Mór near Ardfield and Rathbarry villages.
Sat, 02 Apr, 2016
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
Fri, 01 Jan, 2016
Sat, 19 Dec, 2015
You could be run off your feet today if you go to view either of two sites, or a do-er upper bungalow, for sale in West Cork’s pretty and elevated coastal village of Ardfield.
Sat, 05 Dec, 2015
Thu, 15 Oct, 2015
Ballincollig Flower & Garden Club hosts AOIFA Vice Chairman, Orla McGrane, to demonstrate “Styles for Autumn”, on Monday, October 12, at 8pm in Oriel House Hotel, Ballincollig. Visitors and new members welcome, entry €5.00.
Sat, 10 Oct, 2015
If there’s a straw in the wind, or a clump of grassy divot in the road around this home called Seascape, it’s because there’s sporting heritage as well as beauty in the verdant ditches and road around this West Cork coastal home.
Sat, 26 Sep, 2015
People in the Clonakilty area of West Cork were plunged into mourning yesterday following the death of a worker at the Clona Dairies plant in the town.
Wed, 15 Jul, 2015
Burglaries in remote rural areas cause huge revulsion and fear and had to be dealt with sternly by the courts, a sentencing judge said yesterday as he added another year to a burglar’s time in jail for his latest crime.
Wed, 10 Jun, 2015
Lovely, old world character — and land, and a gazebo — comes with Mountain Common Farmhouse, in the dispersed West Cork village Ardfield, six miles from Clonakilty.
Sat, 09 May, 2015
THERE are glimpses of the sea and beaches out at Inchydoney island from this modern-build,called Island View, tucked away out of storms’ way at a back road beyond one of the island’s causeway approaches, at Garranagoleen.
Sat, 25 Apr, 2015
The Clonakilty Blackpudding Irish Tarmac Rally Championship breaks new ground this weekend as the Quality Hotel West Cork Rally makes its full debut in the series.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2015
First time buyers have been out in force this year and, as economists wrangle about the possible impact of the Central Bank’s proposals to change mortgage deposit requirements, they are continuing to shop.
Sat, 13 Dec, 2014
A 59-year-old man from West Cork sexually assaulted three girls by having them sit on his lap to steer his car on country roads and yesterday he was jailed for two years, as the judge said he was guilty of a gross breach of trust.
Thu, 27 Feb, 2014
The Co Cork coastline may not have been as ravaged by the recent storms as their counterparts in Kerry and Clare, but damage was still done and repairs are required, writes Noel Baker as our three-part series on how the the storms changed Ireland continues.
Tue, 25 Feb, 2014
Location: Grange, Cork
Sat, 19 Oct, 2013
Former village shop is choc-a-bloc with everything from glass to religious pictures, writes Tommy Barker.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2013
Thu, 01 Aug, 2013
From traditional music to West End stars and a tribute to a legendary guitarist — there’s an eclectic mix of music events and festivals for all tastes this weekend — with a French food festival thrown in for good measure.
Fri, 10 May, 2013
Tomorrow marks the 10th anniversary of the death of Noel Redding, the Jimi Hendrix Experience bassist who came to call West Cork his home, writes Noel Baker
Fri, 10 May, 2013
Dunny Cove property by beach slipway, Tommy Barker reports
Sat, 17 Nov, 2012
This substantial Sands Cove, Clonakilty property has something for everyone, writes Tommy Barker
Sat, 08 Sep, 2012
West Cork land in a stunning location will draw international interest as well as local, writes Tommy Barker
Sat, 04 Aug, 2012
For those who bought during the boom in what are now Nama pilot estates, 80:20 is disappointing, writes Louise Roseingrave
Thu, 10 May, 2012