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A pony was lost at sea this afternoon despite the best efforts of search and rescue services to recover the animal from the base of a cliff in Co Clare.
Sun, 08 Mar, 2020
Mon, 02 Mar, 2020
Overshadowed by its giant neighbours it may be, but the smallest of the main Blasket islands, Beginish, is no less impressive in its own right.
Sun, 08 Dec, 2019
The victim had been fishing with another man at Castle Point near Kilkee in the west of the county when the tragedy occurred at around 2.30pm.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2019
A charity rower had to be rescued from the River Shannon in Co Clare this afternoon after he got into difficulty in the strong currents.
Wed, 25 Sep, 2019
A major search and rescue operation was mounted this afternoon after a young man was reported to be stuck in mud amid rising water in the Shannon Estuary.
Sat, 14 Sep, 2019
Rowena Walsh talks to Tipperary fire officer Dave Carroll who discovered he had a serious heart condition following two strokes
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
Three men were forced to abandon their lake boat and jump into the River Shannon after they collided with a bridge.
Mon, 19 Aug, 2019
As an introduction to our islands, this heritage week programme has a selection of lovely islands and a wide range of activities to entice you.
Sun, 18 Aug, 2019
A man and two children have been airlifted to hospital after they got into difficulty while swimming in Co. Kerry this afternoon.
A man has died following a swimming incident in Co. Clare this morning.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2019
Valentia Island is the spectacular setting for a festival of chamber music this weekend that brings musicians from far flung destinations.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
State makes just €3.3m from sale of stations following recession
Former Garda stations have been converted into everything from a tourist centre, an ambulance base, and the offices of the State pathologist.
The surprise U-turn by the new council came after the new office of the Planning Regulator intervened and warned that "the substantial parcel of lands" was outside the core area of Knightstown
Sun, 04 Aug, 2019
A multi-agency rescue operation was mounted at around 9.35am after the Irish Coast Guard received a call from the occupants of a 26ft yacht who reported they had a fire on board.
Sat, 03 Aug, 2019
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019
The Irish Coast Guard received a report at around 11pm of a person in difficulty in the water off Ballybunion beach. It was also feared that there may have been a second swimmer in trouble.
Sun, 14 Jul, 2019
Pressure is mounting on Bishop of Kerry Dr Ray Browne to retain a priest in one of the biggest Catholic parishes in the country.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2019
Swimmer Ned Denison has become the first person to swim around Cork city.
Mon, 03 Jun, 2019
The casualty was rescued from the Queen Mary II this morning 80 miles off the Fastnet Rock on the Cork coast.
Thu, 30 May, 2019
A search for a swimmer reported missing off the Kerry coast this afternoon has been stood down.
Tue, 14 May, 2019
Famous Kerry footballer Mick O’Connell and a neighbour are battling with county council and department of local government planners opposed to land on Valentia Island, Co Kerry, being designated for low-density housing
Mon, 13 May, 2019
An island off Cork has launched a bid to become one of the world’s few officially-recognised dark sky sites - areas dedicated to stargazing.
Thu, 09 May, 2019
Two American tourists were rescued yesterday after their car plunged off a slipway into the sea on Valentia Island in Co Kerry.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
A Co Kerry island is aiming to produce clean energy which could be used to power public lighting and propel its ferry service, among other uses.
Thu, 25 Apr, 2019
An RNLI lifeboat rushed to assist four adults and three children after their boat lost steering and ran aground this afternoon on Lough Derg.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019
Abbey Island can be reached in just a few steps across the beach at Derrynane, Co Kerry.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
The charming village of Portmagee, Co Kerry, is known as the gateway to the Skellig islands and it hosts tens of thousands of people annually who take the 45-minute boat trip to the Unesco world heritage site.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
Four people, including a young child, had to be helped by an RNLI lifeboat this evening after their cruiser got into difficulty on Lough Derg.
Sat, 06 Apr, 2019
A teenager is recovering in hospital after sustaining injuries in a surfing accident in Co Clare this evening.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2019
A body was located and recovered from the sea this afternoon about a mile off the Galway coast.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
Coastal erosion fears on Valentia Island are putting, at risk, a joint Irish-Canadian bid for Unesco world heritage status for the historic sites of the first transatlantic cable link.
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019
Applications have opened for commercial permits to operate boats to Skellig Michael, the World Heritage sixth-century monastic site off the coast of Kerry, made more famous globally by the movie series Star Wars.
Wed, 19 Dec, 2018
Gardaí are beginning house-to-house enquiries on Valentia Island, Co. Kerry this morning in relation to the death of the Kerry baby, also known as Baby John.
Mon, 24 Sep, 2018
We ‘fish’ for fish but we don’t ‘deer’ for deer or ‘rabbit’ for rabbits, says marine biologist Helen Scales in Eye of the Shoal, a Fishwatchers Guide to Life the Ocean and Everything, her latest book.
Mon, 06 Aug, 2018
A man has been airlifted to hospital after being injured in a climbing accident in Co Clare this afternoon.
Sun, 05 Aug, 2018
Major celebrations will take place in Valentia Island, Co Kerry today to mark the 160th anniversary of the first cable message sent across the Atlantic.
Fri, 13 Jul, 2018
A feud which erupted after a First Holy Communion and continues to involve two sectors of the Kerry Traveller community remains highly volatile, the county’s main policing body was told yesterday.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2018
From one kingdom to another, the Prince of Wales hailed his visit to Kerry yesterday as “remarkable”, after fulfilling a long-time ambition to see what is considered to be Ireland’s most beautiful county.
Sat, 16 Jun, 2018
The Kerry villages Ballyferriter, Portmagee, Ballinskelligs and Valentia Island are celebrating all things Star Wars this weekend with an abundance of Star Wars themed events.
Sat, 05 May, 2018
Kerry County Council has taken another step towards the development of a cycling greenway on the Ring of Kerry that it hopes will become a major tourist attraction.
Wed, 02 May, 2018
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