Person: John O’Callaghan
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An extract from Jim Hayes’s biography, The Road From Harbour Hill: A Journey Of Dreams, published by iUniverse LLC Bloomington.
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
Fine Gael is to seek the help of Fianna Fáil in the coming days to stop Sinn Féin’s campaign to force the resignation of Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan.
Mon, 03 Apr, 2017
Thu, 18 Aug, 2016
takes a walk down memory lane and looks back at the Mountain Dew, Ireland’s first ever rock festival.
Mon, 11 Jul, 2016
A Kerry fan who travelled to Dublin for the All-Ireland football final drowned after a night out with friends, an inquest heard.
Wed, 30 Mar, 2016
Small company owners and company secretaries are being urged to undertake their own reviews as the new Companies Act heralds major changes to Irish company structures.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015
In-form handler Michael Winters must have felt like Bill Murray’s character in the widely-acclaimed film Groundhog Day at yesterday’s well-attended Killeagh Harriers point-to-point meeting as, for the second Sunday running, he struck with a hugely-exciting newcomer that had many of those present searching for previously unused superlatives.
Mon, 19 Jan, 2015
All roads led to Boulta for the annual Clonmult/Dungourney point-to-point fixture yesterday and the Denis Leahy-trained newcomer Hawkhurst produced a stunning debut victory in the first division of the four-year-old geldings’ maiden.
Mon, 15 Dec, 2014
CABINETS jammed with trophies and plaques greet visitors to the school, displaying the talents of the pupils. Just like in any other school across the country, the shelves feature bronze statues of golfers, ribboned medals for basketball, and honours for GAA. There are also Young Enterprise awards and even a framed picture of a student receiving his Meitheal prize from then-President Mary McAleese.
Thu, 09 Jan, 2014
Advancing the notion that trap is more important than trip, Laurels Consolation winner Tyford Tip made all the running from his preferred draw along the fence when taking Saturday night’s second heat of the Two Wheel Training A1 525 at Curraheen Park.
Mon, 16 Dec, 2013
The Cork U21 footballers have named an unchanged side from the team that beat Kerry a fortnight ago in the Munster quarter-final for tomorrow night’s last-four clash with Limerick in the Gaelic grounds (7.30pm).
Tue, 26 Mar, 2013
Champions Cork have named eight of the side which began last year’s Munster U21 final for tomorrow night’s quarter-final meeting with Kerry at Páirc Uí Rinn (7.30pm).
Tue, 12 Mar, 2013
There was a time — and not so long ago either — when any vigorous puff of wind was likely to plunge the area I live in into total darkness.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2012
Dominic Creedon is the only player missing for Kilmurry from when the sides drew two weeks ago.
Sat, 03 Nov, 2012
A late goal from substitute Timmy Murphy sent Inniscarra into the Cork County PIHC semi-finals, Valley Rovers denied at Cloughduv last night.
Sat, 04 Aug, 2012
Liam O’Sullivan was an impressive winner over John O’Rourke in the Munster junior A semi-final on the Bantry road at Togher Cross.
Wed, 18 Jul, 2012
Solid second-half defending helped Inniscarra to grind out victory over Valley Rovers in the opening round of the Premier IHC at Cloughduv yesterday.
Mon, 04 Jun, 2012
The adverse weather impacted on the spectacle but Saturday’s eagerly-awaited Fitzgibbon Cup final in the Mardyke concluded in a blaze of drama as UCC claimed a thrilling extra-time success as they celebrated the centenary of the competition in style on home soil.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2012
UCC issued a powerful statement of intent in their opening Fitzgibbon Cup Group D clash in freezing conditions at the Mardyke last night as they crushed the challenge of DCU.
Thu, 02 Feb, 2012
CARRICK-ON-SUIR ICA Guild in South Tipperary won the Betty Manning National Award last year.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2012
ON an afternoon when young Michael Quinlivan offered a glimpse into the future for Tipperary football, it was a more established forward who eased the Premier County into the McGrath Cup quarter-finals.
Mon, 09 Jan, 2012
ONE of the biggest ever gatherings of members of the Cork Federation of the ICA was held earlier this month.
Thu, 20 Oct, 2011
THROUGHOUT the year Carrigtwohill have been confounding expectations, so why should yesterday be different?
Mon, 03 Oct, 2011
THE Irish Countrywomen’s Association has partnered with Kilkenny Shops to raise awareness for the National Day of Volunteering which takes place at the end of September, as well as to raise funds for the Irish Heart Foundation.
Thu, 01 Sep, 2011
RELIGIOUS protesters prayed at the gates of University College Cork (UCC) for the second day in a row yesterday as a controversial image of “Our Lady of Guadalupe” went on display on campus.
Sat, 25 Jun, 2011
AMATEUR Kevin Power was suspended for fourteen days following his ride on runner-up Optimum Force in the Conyngham Cup at Punchestown last evening.
Thu, 26 May, 2011
ONE of the best venues in Ireland — that was the verdict of Irish Shows Association national president John O’Hara from Co Mayo at last Sunday’s Bandon Show.
Thu, 26 May, 2011
Let Yourself Go bids to book his ticket to Punchestown with a good performance in the Imperial Call Chase at Cork on Sunday.
Sat, 23 Apr, 2011
MONKS and students from Limerick have joined forces with a charity to bring free solar power to a remote African school and help connect it to the world.
Thu, 14 Apr, 2011
Thu, 10 Mar, 2011
SO YOUNG remains on course for the Neptune Investments Novice Hurdle at Cheltenham following a smooth success in the Punchestown.com For Festival Offers Novice Hurdle at Punchestown yesterday.
Thu, 10 Feb, 2011
FOR BILL got her campaign back on track with an impeccable display of jumping to outclass the opposition in the Irish Stallion Farms’ EBF Mares Beginners Chase at Thurles yesterday.
Fri, 14 Jan, 2011
DAIRY farmers can expect to see milk prices remain strong in the medium term, according to Rabobank senior dairy analyst Marina Rebello.
Fri, 19 Nov, 2010
PUPILS celebrating 125 years of education in a Cork parish include five great-great-grandchildren of one of the first teachers at the school.
Thu, 24 Jun, 2010
CORK firms have credited a business boom to a networking initiative, which is one of the fastest growing services of its kind in Ireland.
Wed, 12 May, 2010
KERRY had their expected victory over Tipperary in the opening round of the ESB Munster MFC in Tralee last night but it was a close-run thing in the finish as Tipperary banged in two late goals to leave the home side hanging on with just two points to spare.
Thu, 15 Apr, 2010