Stalwart O’Sullivan passes away

The death has occurred of Phil O’Sullivan, one of the best-known and most popular golfing administrators in Munster for many years.

The late Mr O’Sullivan of Ballintemple, Cork, was father of Irish international golfer and Britain & Ireland Curtis Cup team captain Ada and also of sons Mark, Kieran and Philip, and his other daughter Claire.

He was predeceased by his wife Margaret (nee Horgan).

O’Sullivan, 83, was the founding father of Phil O’Sullivan Electrical Ltd, South Gate Bridge, Cork. A member of Monkstown Golf Club, he was a lover of all sports and was affectionately known to a large number of young golfers who benefited over the years from his guidance, many of whom went on to enjoy success at national and international levels.


Lifestyle

When Marisa Murphy went to play as a teenager on Dinish Island, she could still see the flowers growing among the ruins in her grandmother’Islands of Ireland: Barely inhabitated Dinish became an industrial zone

MAC make-up artist Lucy Bridge shares her tips backstage at Roland Mouret.How to create the perfect matte red lip, according to a backstage beauty expert

New trends include chunky heeled boots, silver belts and lots of plaid from the British designer.Victoria Beckham got ‘rebellious’ for her new collection – as David and family watched on

When horses were shown photographs of angry human faces, their hearts speeded up.Jackass penguin talk is similar to humans

More From The Irish Examiner