Place: Dunmanus Bay
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The sea and air search, which is being coordinated by Valentia Coast Guard coordination centre, was launched this evening when the lone fisherman, who had set off earlier today on a small potting boat, failed to return to shore.
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019
A West Cork island could become the first crowdfunded private island in the world.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2019
No man is an island. And only the privileged get the deeds to their very own isle. Sometimes the purchase is the goal. Then once the high wears off, it’s time to stampede back to the
Sun, 11 Aug, 2019
There are many farms with stunning views on the Wild Atlantic Way, but this one includes a superb coastal stretch of the famous tourist route that runs right through it.
Thu, 07 Jun, 2018
Walter Pfeiffer’s fascination with Connemara has left a legacy of two stunning collections of photography, writes
Fri, 29 Sep, 2017
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Sat, 04 Jun, 2016
says an upsurge in interest at some sales might indicate a change in Irish buying patterns.
Sat, 28 May, 2016
He tweeted sweet nothings to help out his neighbour — but, in the heel of the hunt, the global exposure that Graham Norton gave a West Cork house sale on his doorstep mattered little when it finally changed hands — after nearly a year and a half on the market — to an Irish buyer.
Thu, 28 Apr, 2016
If you really do want to get away from it all, the madding crowd and the beach scene bustle, then pack up your troubles, and go to Kit’s Cottage.
Sat, 13 Feb, 2016
The Sheep’s Head Peninsula might not have the same profile as the Beara Peninsula or the Ring of Kerry, but it’s a stunning piece of the country that has an island-like existence — sticking out into the Atlantic Ocean like a microcosm of all that’s best about the coastal beauty of Ireland.
Thu, 04 Feb, 2016
Spring is just around the corner andis here to show you the way to bright and cheerful buys for the home — at all price points.
Sat, 23 Jan, 2016
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Thu, 26 Nov, 2015
Thu, 29 Oct, 2015
Aqua farm owners off the south-west coast have been warned of a massive bloom of algae which has the potential to kill fish and shellfish stock along with other marine life.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
THE entrance to a person’s home says a lot. It is often a scream from the inner Edvard Munch.
Sat, 18 Apr, 2015
The 84-acre Fairy Valley has two modern houses, farm land, ponds and Dunmanus Bay views, says
Sun, 05 Apr, 2015
There’s an arc of shelving, shingle beach just beyond a small, scenic Sheeps Head holding of land for sale near West Cork’s Ahakista, a remote peninsula spot put on the map by the holiday presence of Graham Norton.
Sat, 21 Mar, 2015
Warm conditions resulted in an extensive bloom of a harmful algal species, dynophysis, also known as ‘red tide’, writes
Tue, 03 Feb, 2015
SHEEP’S HEAD POINT, WEST CORK
Mon, 10 Nov, 2014
I DON’T know how many readers have made the journey from Crookhaven in deepest West Cork to Waterville in south-west Kerry, but for those that haven’t let me tell you that it is not only a terrifically beautiful excursion but, for cars and car drivers, a very demanding one too.
Sat, 02 Aug, 2014
From the best wine to the breeziest playlist, get ready for our guide to... The ultimate summer.
Sun, 25 May, 2014
EVERY now and then, a car surpasses expectations. Regular readers will know of my fondness for all things Audi; that’s why I’ve owned several of their cars.
Fri, 16 May, 2014
There are times in The Menu’s life when a prolonged sojourn in Sheep’s Head is the only repair for his poor benighted soul.
Sun, 11 May, 2014
Hoping to surprise your loved one this Valentine’s Day?suggests a raft of romantic breaks at home and abroad.
Fri, 07 Feb, 2014
BBC star Graham Norton says the diaspora is a valuable asset for the country, but has ruled out the prospect of returning to Ireland permanently — for now, at least.
Sat, 03 Aug, 2013
Tommy Barker uncovers Cois Cuain, a West Cork coastal spot where the actor, and his many talented siblings, learned to run wild.
Sat, 01 Jun, 2013
Chat show host Graham Norton has branded plans to erect a statue of him in his Co Cork hometown for The Gathering as “a waste of money”.
Thu, 09 May, 2013
Ballylickey, Bantry, Co Cork; tel: 027-50073/50462; www.seaviewhousehotel.com
Sun, 21 Oct, 2012
While the pre-theatre dinner is a great boon to the restaurateurs, The Menu confesses to finding such dining to be overly rushed so is much taken with the Ballyvolane House solution, whereby the theatre comes to the diners.
Sun, 14 Oct, 2012
Tommy Barker is tickled pink by this Durrus delight
Sat, 11 Aug, 2012
THE dry weather continues and we have Ireland to ourselves.
Mon, 16 Apr, 2012
IN a romantic setting in West Cork, Blair’s Cove House and Restaurant has forged a strong reputation over the last 30 years.
Sat, 11 Feb, 2012
NO fish farming licence has been issued in Ireland for two years — even though there are 520 applications.
Thu, 14 Jul, 2011
HOLIDAY-MAKERS got a remarkable opportunity to swim with wild dolphins yesterday when a large pod came within yards of a West Cork beach.
Mon, 11 Jul, 2011
A SERIOUS tragedy was averted off the west Cork coast, lifeboat officers said yesterday after two teenagers put to sea in a small inflatable dinghy in poor conditions.
Fri, 31 Dec, 2010
MORE than 180 events are taking place throughout the country tomorrow to mark National Trails Day.
Sat, 02 Oct, 2010
A FEW months ago a reader told me a pair of elegant, ringed pigeons had arrived at his farmyard and settled in, roosting in a barn.
Mon, 02 Aug, 2010