A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
court and crime
Wed, 18 Mar, 2020
Right across the road from the imposing 17th-century pile of Kanturk Castle (built, but never fully completed, by McDonagh McCarthy as a defence against the English), a 23-acre roadside land parcel is new to the market with Blarney-based auctioneer Dan Fleming.
Thu, 02 Jan, 2020
North Cork basket-maker Diane Carton is optimistic that a growing interest in sustainability and climate change will help revive what was once a flourishing Irish craft, writes
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
Knocknagree may have cruised past Aghabullogue at Banteer on Saturday to set up a Cork IFC semi-final with Millstreet but winning manager John Fintan Daly saw plenty of room for improvement.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2019
Located close to Macroom, in the townland of Coolacoosane, a 30-acre non-residential holding listed with the Macroom office of the CCM Property Network will be one to watch in the coming weeks, as a measuring stick that will give some indication of the agricultural land market in this key part of Munster.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
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
After a breakthrough performance at the Tour of Yorkshire, Eddie Dunbar has said he’ll be added to Sky’s successor Team Ineos’ roster for the Giro d’Italia, which starts in Bologna next Saturday.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
The gleaming helicopter is sitting in the hangar. It can be airborne within two and a half minutes. Paramedics have undergone training to work with the pilot during flight operations but the crew helmets are still wrapped in plastic on a shelf in the control room of the new €400,000 airbase.
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019
Cork County Council is about to appoint consultants who will see if it is feasible for it to take control of all monitoring of existing and new community CCTV systems in towns and villages in its jurisdiction.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
Just weeks after the folding of the Aqua Blue Sport team, Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar has signed for Team Sky with immediate effect.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018
The Taoiseach insists his relationship with Micheál Martin is not as bad as people may think, despite the Fianna Fáil leader describing him as “prickly” and “authoritarian”.
Sat, 07 Jul, 2018
County councillors representing north-west Cork have reacted angrily to the redrawing of electoral areas by the Local Electoral Boundary Commission, with a senior council official saying the fall-out from it “will present challenges” to the local authority.
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018
A five-year jail sentence has been imposed on a man who rammed gardaí in a patrol car when he drove at them in reverse at high speed on a narrow country road in North Cork.
Sat, 16 Jun, 2018
Gardaí were rammed at high speed by a stolen jeep driven in reverse on a narrow country road in North Cork, with a judge saying the two officers were almost killed on the night.
Sat, 09 Jun, 2018
There has been a broad welcome to government plans to expand rural bus services, including night-time buses, although Michael Healy-Rae TD has pointed out that the scheme was “not adequate”.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
There’s a famously difficult move in freestyle skiing called a ‘cork’, a fact that particularly tickles Brendan Newby.
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018
Fri, 01 Dec, 2017
Bus Éireann fares across Cork, Limerick and Galway will fall by almost 50% on some routes as part of a major new restructuring of ticket prices.
Sat, 28 Oct, 2017
A group of families in a north Cork village who sued a wind farm operator claiming the huge turbines adversely affected their health have settled their High Court actions.
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017
A 60-year-old man accused of threatening to kill his wife with a chainsaw and to blow up the house with a gas cylinder was found not guilty on all charges yesterday when his wife said she did not want to proceed with the complaint.
Tue, 21 Feb, 2017
Seven Cork families could be on course to receive damages after a wind farm operator admitted liability in a High Court action over noise pollution.
Mon, 06 Feb, 2017
Thu, 02 Feb, 2017
“Tis a great little country” a judge remarked after being told a man with over 100 convictions who was found boarding a train in Killarney for Banteer in Co Cork with a new bike he had just stolen from a shop in the Kerry town’s High Street would be able to go back home on the train on a free travel pass.
Thu, 05 Jan, 2017
A man with 102 previous convictions — 29 of which were for theft — was caught boarding a train in Killarney with a €500 bicycle he had earlier taken from a cycle shop, along with two jumpers from a shop near the railway station, Killarney District Court was told.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2016
A man in his 20s has been arrested for questioning in relation to a serious assault in North Cork which led to the death of a pensioner.
Fri, 18 Nov, 2016
Wed, 09 Nov, 2016
Tue, 08 Nov, 2016
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Fri, 28 Oct, 2016
At midnight on Thursday, while most of Cork was tucked up in bed, bright flashes of light were turning the sky overhead blue.
Sun, 24 Jul, 2016
A stretch of road between Cork City centre and Ballintemple is considered the most dangerous in Cork, according to a Garda rating system used to determine the location of speed cameras.
Wed, 08 Jun, 2016
Most octogenarians would have their feet up with a nice cup of tea in hand, but not husband and wife, Joe and Kay O’Regan, who held hands as they crossed the finish line of Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon.
Tue, 07 Jun, 2016
Reclusive Irish twin brothers who died within weeks of each other in London are to be buried separately.
Thu, 07 Apr, 2016
Fenit Harbour in Kerry was deemed the best place to land guns from the German ships, and it was decided that the rail network would be the best means of distribution of the weapons in the South-west, says
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
Today is the perfect day to take advantage of the quiet roads and pedal your way along some of Munster’s best cycling routes, says
Thu, 17 Mar, 2016
Two undertakers have offered their services free of charge to help bury elderly twins who died in London within days of each other.
Sun, 21 Feb, 2016
Reclusive elderly twin brothers from Cork, who were facing burial in a pauper’s grave after dying alone in London, could be brought home for a dignified funeral after a cousin came forward.
Fri, 19 Feb, 2016
Wed, 10 Feb, 2016
Fri, 29 Jan, 2016
Thu, 03 Dec, 2015
UTV Ireland reporter Sarah O’Connor is from Banteer in north Cork. Her education includes arts, journalism and criminology.
Thu, 30 Jul, 2015
Long-serving county secretary Frank Murphy wasn’t gazing into a crystal ball when he sat down to prepare his annual report for the 1989 County Board Convention.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015