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# clonakilty - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Gardaí investigate after child 'licked on the face' by elderly man in Cork

The man was not known to the child or their mother.

# clonakilty - Friday 20 December, 2019

Cork will be without first-choice goalkeeper for 2020 campaign

Mark White will not be involved as he is heading to America next year.

# clonakilty - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Residents stage protest at Direct Provision centre in Cork Clonakilty Lodge This post contains videos

Residents stage protest at Direct Provision centre in Cork

They are unhappy they did not get to meet Minister David Stanton when he visited the centre yesterday.

# clonakilty - Friday 8 March, 2019

Twins given medals for saving grandmother's life after she suffered seizure

Sean O’Sullivan woke at 6am and couldn’t rouse his granny Ruth.

# clonakilty - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Public appeal for man missing from Cork since mid-December

Anyone who has seen Peter Oliver is urged to contact the gardaí.

# clonakilty - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Clonakilty wants to become Ireland's first autism-friendly town

We’ve heard of autism-friendly shops, but a new initiative goes even further.

# clonakilty - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Investigation launched after man stabbed in back outside Cork pub in early hours

The incident happened at just after 1am this morning.

# clonakilty - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

'Everyone is the same once they cross the threshold': The Clonakilty pub where Jimi Hendrix's bassist played

De Barra’s is an institution – and it all started as a plumbing job for the landlord’s mother-in-law.

# clonakilty - Monday 5 February, 2018

From The Daily Edge A Clonakilty man told Graham Norton a gas story about stealing his mother's car to go to the chipper when he was younger Red Chair

# clonakilty - Monday 15 January, 2018

Gardaí appeal for man who assisted at scene of fatal accident to make contact with them

A 73-year-old man has died after being struck by a car near Clonakilty in Co Cork this evening.

# clonakilty - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Man in his 50s dies in farm accident trying to repair damage caused by Storm Ophelia RIP

Man in his 50s dies in farm accident trying to repair damage caused by Storm Ophelia

The incident happened around 1pm today.

# clonakilty - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge Did *you* know that Clonakilty black pudding is made from beef, not pork? Con-akilty This post contains a poll

Did *you* know that Clonakilty black pudding is made from beef, not pork?


# clonakilty - Sunday 2 July, 2017

This is Ireland's place of the year for 2017

Clonakilty’s master plan was awarded the honour.

# clonakilty - Monday 13 March, 2017

Appeal for witnesses after man seriously injured in assault outside Cork pub

The incident happened just after midnight on Sunday morning in Clonakilty.

# clonakilty - Friday 18 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 Instagrams that prove why Clonakilty was named the best town in Ireland Lovely Clon

# clonakilty - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Clonakilty has been named as the best town in the UK and Ireland

“It’s huge for a town the size of Clonakilty,” says local councillor, Christopher O’Sullivan.

# clonakilty - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Cork social housing project delayed over Japanese knotweed

Minister Humphreys says it’s not a matter for her department.

# clonakilty - Monday 2 May, 2016

"Such a small little thing can make such a big difference" - introducing 'Quiet Hour' in Irish supermarkets

The practice is put in place to cater for those with autism or a disability, but can end up catering for so much more, including the business itself.

# clonakilty - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Young cyclist (18) dies after being struck by car in Co Cork

The accident happened on the N71 this evening.

# clonakilty - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Tributes paid to young man killed in workplace accident at Cork dairy

It’s understood he suffered crush injuries following an accident involving a vehicle.

# clonakilty - Saturday 27 June, 2015

British fugitive accused of rape arrested in Cork

The man had been living in Clonakilty for a number of years and working in retail.

# clonakilty - Monday 18 May, 2015

# clonakilty - Friday 13 February, 2015

Cork man reported missing is found safe and well.

He had been missing from Clonakilty.

# clonakilty - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Coast guard recover body from Roaringwater Bay in Cork

Gardaí are not treating the death as suspicious.

# clonakilty - Friday 27 June, 2014

Woman critical after crash which killed 8-year-old girl

The child is believed to be the woman’s daughter.

# clonakilty - Sunday 22 June, 2014

You can't just put 'The Phoenix Park' on your wedding invite... Here's why.

If you don’t put the exact spot, how will your former lovers know where to head so they can tearfully shout their objections?

# clonakilty - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Fine Gael councillor scratched in face while canvassing in Clonakilty

Humphrey Deegan says he “didn’t sleep a wink” last night, in the wake of the incident.

# clonakilty - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge This sign for a Clonakilty second-hand shop is brilliantly honest Auld Shite

This sign for a Clonakilty second-hand shop is brilliantly honest

Paul of Paul’s Second-Hand Furniture and Auld Shite knows what’s up.

# clonakilty - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Meet the festival that celebrates the films Ireland banned

Yep, it even includes Gone With the Wind.

# clonakilty - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Man in court over fatal Cork crash seven months ago

A woman in her 20s was killed and four other people were injured in the crash in Skibbereen in April.

# clonakilty - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Here are your random acts of kindness

From returning a lost purse to giving an elderly neighbour a lift, our commenters tell us about their recent acts of kindness.

# clonakilty - Friday 19 July, 2013

What random acts of kindness have you carried out lately?

Tell us in the comments – and find out more about the Clonakilty Random Acts of Kindness festival.

# clonakilty - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge These people are better than you, but you can change that Far Too Kind This post contains videos

These people are better than you, but you can change that

Get involved in some random acts of kindness

# clonakilty - Sunday 7 April, 2013

US Army's Tojo the Monkey gets his own statue in Cork

Have you heard the one about the flying fortress and the monkey?

# clonakilty - Friday 5 April, 2013

Heart transplant gives mother a new life

Karen McDermott (38), a mother of two from Clonakilty, received a new heart in August 2012. This week is organ donation week.

# clonakilty - Friday 22 March, 2013

Woman dies after car collides with lorry in Cork

The incident happened just outside Rosscarbery in County Cork this morning.

# clonakilty - Friday 21 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Retail Event of the Day Ashopalypse Now

Retail Event of the Day

Only 10 per cent off?

# clonakilty - Friday 7 December, 2012

Ireland’s first national tourism town named...

It was chosen from a shortlist of ten top tourism towns.

# clonakilty - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Fate of three Cork courts still up in the air

Minister Shatter has said that “no court venue has been singled out or indeed exempted from the review process”.

# clonakilty - Monday 5 November, 2012

From The42 Castlehaven in control in Munster Club SFC tie Comfortable

Castlehaven in control in Munster Club SFC tie

The Cork champions passed their first provincial assignment against Limerick’s Dromcollogher-Broadford yesterday afternoon.

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