Place: Lough Derg
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tue, 28 Jan, 2020
It is understood the men’s kayaks capsized in what have been described as "choppy waters". However, both managed to hold on to and stay with their craft.
Sat, 28 Dec, 2019
The rich tapestry of Irish rural life is reflected in the 2,500 or so projects nationwide which have been approved for LEADER rural development funding.
Fri, 22 Nov, 2019
Back when Borris-Illeigh were winning county titles in Tipp and supplying captains to the county, Seamus Quigley and the lads from Kiladangan would tip over and celebrate with them. Borris were royalty and Kiladangan could only imagine.
Fri, 01 Nov, 2019
Dolores Grace, who tragically lost her sports-mad son to cancer has revealed that joining a gym helped her to cope with her grief after his death.
Sun, 06 Oct, 2019
In advance of his visit to Kinsale, author Donal Ryan tellsabout some of his favourite music, books and TV shows through the decades.
Sun, 29 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
Glorious Glengarriff and Garinish, the ‘near island’,can indeed be called gems in that they are precious, more precious with every passing year, trenchant survivors of that classical Irish scenery beloved of Victorians, trees and mountains reflected on still brown waters.
Sun, 01 Sep, 2019
There may be an element of people trafficking in the case where a 32-year-old Vietnamese woman is charged with cultivating cannabis at luxury lakeside home, Tinarana House.
Mon, 19 Aug, 2019
Two adults and a child had to be rescued from a boat on Lough Derg after it ran aground and began to take on water.
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
With just two races remaining at the Laser Radial World Championships in Japan this morning, Aoife Hopkins has moved into 41st place overall in the 55-strong Gold fleet finals series.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
says it’s time to get down and dirty for the sake of our archaeological heritage.
Thu, 11 Jul, 2019
June is drizzling down all over, and the mayflies have gone into hiding in the bushes around my backyard slice of Lough Derg, at Killaloe.
Tue, 04 Jun, 2019
A 32-year-old Vietnamese woman charged with cultivating cannabis at Tinarana House told Gardaí that she was forced to do it.
Sun, 02 Jun, 2019
Given the many setbacks an exciting, eagle reintroduction project has suffered, any smidgeon of positive news is welcome.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
I begin by minting a new word, to try and match the crazy month that is upon us.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
A major search was launched on Lough Derg in Co Clare this evening amid fears that a kayaker was missing or in difficulty.
Mon, 06 May, 2019
The loneliness of a long-distance runner is nothing compared to the isolation and fear experienced by the principal of a one-teacher school, the INTO annual congress has heard.
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019
There are some startling truths out there.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2019
The RNLI and Irish Coast Guard rescued four people and a dog in separate incidents on Lough Derg this afternoon.
Mon, 22 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
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
If University College Cork was a country — say, Ireland — we would be considered one of the most environmentally responsible nations on earth.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
The RNLI have come to the assistance of nine people after a motor cruiser ran aground on rocks near Drominagh on Lough Derg.
Sun, 31 Mar, 2019
You could hold a wedding in this 5,000 sq ft Ballina home — in fact that’s what its owners did, writes.
Sat, 23 Mar, 2019
went in search of the happy time she spent on the Shannon as a 13-year-old and found her halcyon memories were not misplaced.
Fri, 08 Mar, 2019
The subject of what constitutes an island cropped on this page a few week’s ago in reference to the minute Flea Island in West Cork.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
Mickey Harte has been confronted by hellish personal experiences, from a brush with cancer to the deaths of his daughter Michaela and two brothers. He has been questioned in his county after a barren spell followed his breakthrough glories, but a deep faith in God and in his own ability to change and adapt meant he never questioned his beliefs. Even if he’s not quite ready to absolve all sins.
Sat, 01 Sep, 2018
The RNLI will launch a renewed drowning prevention campaign today after the third inland water drowning tragedy in a week.
Thu, 07 Jun, 2018
Here are all the latest headlines this lunchtime.
Wed, 06 Jun, 2018
A young man is being treated in a Dublin hospital for serious injuries following an incident on Lough Derg in Co Clare early on Saturday morning.
Sun, 25 Mar, 2018
There is something magical about embarking on a boat trip into the past where for part of your journey there is almost nothing modern in the scene before you apart from the bow of the boat, writes.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2018
Hopes are rising that an Irish-bred, white-tailed eagle will produce a chick in 2018, writes
Mon, 27 Nov, 2017
Brothers Patrick and John Collinson, aged 28 and 26 respectively, are two of the world’s youngest billionaires. Their online payment company, Stripe, is valued at €7.8bn, says Ashlee Vance.
Sat, 12 Aug, 2017
Six people have been rescued after their 38 foot cruiser ran aground in Lough Derg.
Sat, 05 Aug, 2017
Fri, 04 Aug, 2017
A man spent the night alone on his cruise boat after running aground on Lough Derg,
Fri, 28 Jul, 2017
The Camino of St James has been the walking tourism phenomenon of the 21st
Mon, 17 Jul, 2017
The Irish Coast Guard raced to assist a cruise boat with four people on board after their vessel suffered engine trouble and its anchor line snapped yesterday afternoon.
Sun, 02 Jul, 2017
John Creedon heads down the Shannon in his latest summer travel show for RTE. The leisurely cruise allowed him to reminisce on his long career on radio and TV. He talks toabout three decades at RTE.
Sat, 01 Jul, 2017
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
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Fri, 12 May, 2017
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017