Irish placenames bring you on a journey trying to get to the bottom of them. Or just glory in the sheer madness of them, writes
Mon, 01 Jul, 2019
Going through the village of Ballineen the other night, I was stopped by the guards.
Tue, 16 Apr, 2019
One of the leading republican activists of his generation and often remembered for the circumstances of his death, Terence MacSwiney’s life reveals a complex character, says
Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
Darren Santry finished strongly to win the Béal na Blá final in a three-way battle with Noel O’Regan and Tom O’Donovan.
Wed, 13 Mar, 2019
The Office of Public Works (OPW) has unveiled a €20m flood relief plan which will protect around 90 homes and businesses in two adjoining villages in mid-Cork.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2018
The Government’s allocation of €44m for the maintenance of regional and local roads in Co Cork “falls short” of what is needed to properly address the dire condition of many of them.
Tue, 30 Jan, 2018
says this is a one-off Macroom home and homestead that’ll be hard to bypass. Be smart, check out the smart home.
Sat, 13 Jan, 2018
Hundreds of supporters of the legalisation of medicinal cannabis will descend on Dáil Éireann this evening,.
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017
It is understood that the man who died today's accident in Spain is from the mid-Cork area.
Thu, 31 Mar, 2016
Four men have been arrested in Co. Cork following the discovery of a cannabis growhouse with up to €100,000 worth of drugs in Macroom.
Mon, 16 Dec, 2013