A garda has rejected suggestions he and another detective were asked to “put the frighteners” on Martin Graham in June 1997 after gardaí lost trust in the former British soldier as an informant in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder investigation.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
returns once again with his Yuletide roundup of the very best of 2014 to fill the Christmas Hamper as well as his food awards, The Munchies, a tip of the hat to those who labour long and hard to make local, sustainable Irish produce to a world-class standard.
Sat, 13 Dec, 2014
BUOYS were toys for the late, west Cork farmer, Tom Sheppard, whose retirement hobby was collecting marine memorabilia — such as a 28’ long navigation marker buoy, one of several heavy buoys which graced the front gates and gardens of his Colla Road home.
Sat, 06 Mar, 2010
SCHULL has some of west Cork’s dearest properties, with water views at a price premium. The winsomely-titled Dingle Dells doesn’t have stunning water vistas, but it does have some things as good or even better — shoreline, land, and a private shingle cove.
Sat, 01 Aug, 2009