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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Blackrock

Last year
# Decider
'It would be great to see club rugby at the heart of what will happen'
Railway Union and Blackrock will meet in the Women’s AIL final on Friday.
# Blackrock
Taoiseach confirms inquiry into Blackrock abuse allegations will take place
Micheál Martin said today that the government will engage with victims to determine what the inquiry will look like.
# Barrs In Blue
Brilliant St Finbarr's end 29-year wait for Cork hurling glory as they defeat Blackrock
15,165 was the attendance in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
# Grassroots
6 talking points as the Barrs, Ballyhale, Blackrock and the Village chase hurling glory
Major showdowns today in Cork and Kilkenny.
# Blackrock
Man arrested following aggravated robbery of shop in Blackrock, Dublin
A man armed with a knife made threats to staff before fleeing the Blackrock shop with a sum of cash.
# Rockies
Blackrock defeat Erins Own to reach senior decider as Cork duo star in semi-final
A third Cork final appearance in six seasons awaits Blackrock.
# Maeve Óg
22-year-old O'Leary learning from 'unbelievable' back rows with Ireland
‘From my own club, Hannah O’Connor and Dorothy Wall are just huge.’
# All-American
USA native and former softballer Haney hits five-year plan with Ireland
The Blackrock College prop made her Test debut against France last weekend.
# Champions
Railway Union defend their AIL title in thrilling final against Blackrock
Earlier, Suttonians beat Galwegians in the Conference decider at Energia Park.
# Louis Mulqueen
Clare and Galway senior club winning coach joins Cork side Blackrock
Louis Mulqueen is to fill the vacancy created by the departure of Fergal Ryan.
All time
# Fergal Ryan
Cork All-Ireland winner steps down as manager of 2020 champions Blackrock
Fergal Ryan managed Blackrock to win the Cork senior title in October 2020 after an 18-year wait.
# Blackrock
'Check your ticket': Hunt for Dublin winner of unclaimed Lotto prize of over €825,000
The winning Quick Pick ticket was sold on 2 October in Blackrock.
# Debut
'My brother literally flew in from France on the morning of the game'
Maeve Óg O’Leary was impressive on her first cap for Ireland on Friday night.
# Magpies
Midleton fire 4-22 to knock out champions Blackrock in high scoring Cork hurling semi-final
It finished in a six-point success for Ben O’Connor’s side.
# Quarter finals
Connolly goals inspire Blackrock and Glen Rovers overcome Horgan red card in Cork action
Blackrock ran out ten-point victors over Douglas while Glen Rovers defeated Imokilly today.
# club call
Connolly hits 2-9 and Horgan fires 2-13 as last year's Cork finalists book quarter-final places
Blackrock and Glen Rovers are back in the knockout stages on Leeside.
# Blackrock
Family forced out of Cork home as sinkhole appears in driveway
A burst water pipe appears to have caused the ground outside the house to collapse.
# Grassroots
Here are the 2021 Cork senior club football and hurling championship draws
The draws were made this evening.
# Missing Person
Dublin teenager found safe and well following garda appeal
A garda spokesman said no further action needed to be taken.
# next chapter
'It's an unbelievable privilege to play professional sport, but there are ups and downs'
Brendan Macken has retired at the age of 29 after a career with Leinster, Wasps, and London Irish.
UL Bohs, Railway Union and Blackrock record huge wins on opening weekend
The new amalgamated Kerry team made an immediate splash in Munster Conference 1.
# The Rockies
Blackrock hit 4-26 in extra-time win over Glen Rovers and end 18-year Cork senior hurling title wait
A first senior crown for the Rockies since 2002.
# Rebel Rivals
'He had this aura, a huge presence in all our lives' - Christy Ring, the Glen and a Cork final tradition
Dual All-Ireland winner Denis Coughlan recalls a golden club hurling era in Cork.
# Blackrock
'It's great to be back there' - After semi-final epic, now a chance to end 18-year wait for Cork hurling giant
Blackrock are hoping to land a first title since 2002 in next Sunday’s Cork senior final.
# The Rockies
63 scores in Cork hurling semi-final thriller as Blackrock finish brilliantly to beat UCC
Glen Rovers or Erins Own await in the final.
# Mayo Man
'It's crazy that just five years ago, he won an U17s medal in Ballyhaunis!'
Caelan Doris came through Ballina RFC and Blackrock College to establish himself as a major prospect for Irish rugby.
# Blackrock
Garda investigation under way after body discovered in south Dublin
The results of a post mortem will help determine the course of the investigation, gardaí said.
# The Rockies
O'Halloran stars as Blackrock win to reach Cork semi-finals with 0-10 for Kingston in Douglas defeat
They’ll meet UCC or Na Piarsaigh in the semi-final tie.
# Rebel Round Up
Horgan hits 1-9 as 14-man Glen Rovers win by 14 points and Connolly stars in Blackrock success
The other key hurling game this evening in Cork saw Douglas defeat Ballyhea.
# on the one road
Blackrock in Co Dublin is installing a one-way system through its village to cope with Covid restrictions
The council said it is allocating more space to cyclists and pedestrians.
# Blackrock
Man (70s) injured in aggravated burglary in Cork
Gardaí are appealing for information in relation to this incident.
# Dublin
Gardaí thank public for assistance after woman missing from Dublin found safe and well
The woman went missing on Saturday.
# linden
Owners in Dublin development hit with €18k bill each for fire safety repairs
The developer of the Linden complex is in receivership.
# Pursuit
Gardaí probing Blackrock burglaries arrest three suspects after M50 chase
A garda also received minor injuries in the incident.
# Rock Man
'It's an achievement for us that we managed to trouble Ireland' - Artemyev
The Russia captain said Ireland is his ‘step-home’.
# Blackrock
Man (30) due before court over assault of 93-year-old in Louth
The incident took place in Blackrock in Louth on Saturday.
# Irish Abroad
'The dream is to get a professional contract, whether it be here or at home'
Irish out-half Seán Kearns has been in excellent form in the Shute Shield in Australia.
# Louth
Gardaí investigating after 2 men with knife, hammer and hatchet rob elderly couple's home
The couple in their 80s were taken to hospital suffering from shock.
# mother-and-baby homes
Bessborough nun claims she doesn't remember any child deaths - there were 31 during her time there
The commission said the affidavit from the congregation that ran the mother and baby home was “speculative, inaccurate and misleading”.
# building and property
Dunnes stripped the insides of a new Blackrock store before clearing the planning system
The supermarket chain says it doesn’t need council approval for the works.