Mon, 06 Apr, 2020
“It really is the highest form of respect to be given to any scientist,” says Madeline Hutchins of her great-great-grand-aunt Ellen Hutchins, who had a number of plants named after her.
Wed, 30 Oct, 2019
Triple British rally champion Keith Cronin from Ballylickey, with co-driver Killarney’s Mikie Galvin, are back into contention for this season’s Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) as they annexed top points in the Ypres Rally in Belgium, the first overseas round in the 59-year history of the BRC.
Mon, 26 Jun, 2017
The Ballylickey botanist; the Skibbereen astronomer; the Cloyne caterpillar collector, Madame Dragonfly.highlights the lives and achievements of three female scientists from Co Cork, and the obstacles they faced to achieve recognition of their work
Fri, 12 Sep, 2014
TV PERSONALITY and broadcaster Vanessa Feltz, and her husband Ben Ofoedu, spent Easter Sunday dancing the night away to showband music in east Cork — and she reckons the Queen would do well to visit the same area when’s she’s on her Irish trip.
Tue, 26 Apr, 2011
EVERYONE loves a good bargain, especially when it comes to buying a home. Property hunters in west Cork will find one at 10 Riverway, Pearsons Bridge, Ballylickey, Bantry, which has gone from €475,000 to what Carmel O’Reagan of SWS Property Services calls a steal price of €405,000.
Sat, 23 Feb, 2008