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#Kinsale

# kinsale - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Boy (14) dies following freak railings accident
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Boy (14) dies following freak railings accident

Jan 29th 2014, 7:42 AM 35,435 Views 34 Comments

Leon Connon was being treated for serious head injuries at Cork University Hospital.

# kinsale - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall

Jan 26th 2014, 10:28 AM 30,832 Views 4 Comments

The teenager fell and became trapped in railings while playing with friends in Kinsale last evening.

# kinsale - Monday 30 December, 2013

Rescue efforts begin for giant ship adrift off Cork coast
# Rescue
# Rescue

Rescue efforts begin for giant ship adrift off Cork coast

Dec 30th 2013, 9:05 AM 21,590 Views 26 Comments

The giant ship was on its way to Russia when it ran into engine trouble off the coast of Kinsale.

# kinsale - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

After six weeks on the rocks, Tall Ship Astrid towed to Kinsale Harbour
# Astrid
# Astrid

After six weeks on the rocks, Tall Ship Astrid towed to Kinsale Harbour

Sep 10th 2013, 12:31 PM 8,939 Views 12 Comments

The vessel ran aground on July 24 but all 30 people on board were rescued safely.

# kinsale - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Operation to lift the Astrid from the sea should be completed by next week
# Tall Ship Astrid
# Tall Ship Astrid

Operation to lift the Astrid from the sea should be completed by next week

Sep 3rd 2013, 7:15 AM 6,008 Views 2 Comments

Work to prepare the 95-year-old vessel for the salvage operation has been ongoing since the weekend. All aboard were rescued when she crashed on the rocks six weeks ago.

# kinsale - Saturday 10 August, 2013

What happens when a ship ... becomes a wreck?
# Tall Ship Astrid
# Tall Ship Astrid

What happens when a ship ... becomes a wreck?

Aug 10th 2013, 7:30 AM 12,185 Views 11 Comments

If something valuable from it happens to wash up on the beach, I can just keep it – right? … Well, no.

So, it turns out the Astrid bell and wheel weren't stolen...
# Back From The Deep
# Back From The Deep

So, it turns out the Astrid bell and wheel weren't stolen...

Aug 10th 2013, 12:01 AM 16,882 Views 25 Comments

A group of divers have recovered the items from the wreck, along with the ship’s compass.

# kinsale - Friday 9 August, 2013

Plan for salvage of Tall Ship Astrid wreck "nearing completion"
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Plan for salvage of Tall Ship Astrid wreck "nearing completion"

Aug 9th 2013, 9:15 PM 9,227 Views 12 Comments

It’s more than two weeks since the Dutch-owned training vessel sank near Kinsale.

# kinsale - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Pictures: Stunning photos capture wreck of Tall Ship Astrid at dawn
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Pictures: Stunning photos capture wreck of Tall Ship Astrid at dawn

Aug 4th 2013, 5:27 PM 32,686 Views 42 Comments

Photographer Jakub Walutek has taken a series of pictures of the ship at daybreak over the last week. 30 crew members were rescued when the vessel ran aground on 24 July.

# kinsale - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Tall Ship Astrid captain pays tribute to rescuers
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Tall Ship Astrid captain pays tribute to rescuers

Jul 24th 2013, 9:29 PM 20,509 Views 38 Comments

The Tall Ship Astrid ran aground off the coast of Kinsale earlier today. All people aboard were rescued safely.

All aboard saved after Tall Ship Astrid runs aground off Kinsale
# Mayday
# Mayday

All aboard saved after Tall Ship Astrid runs aground off Kinsale

Jul 24th 2013, 2:41 PM 30,233 Views 35 Comments

All of the 30 crew members have been rescued, but much of the ship is underwater.

# kinsale - Monday 10 June, 2013

Comedian hits back after husband racially abused in her hometown
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Comedian hits back after husband racially abused in her hometown

Jun 10th 2013, 12:54 PM 50,294 Views 126 Comments

Tara Flynn created a comedy sketch about a ‘racist B&B’ after her husband was subjected to racist abuse.

# kinsale - Monday 6 May, 2013

25-foot fishing vessel towed to safety in waters off Kinsale
# Lifeboat
# Lifeboat

25-foot fishing vessel towed to safety in waters off Kinsale

May 6th 2013, 3:22 PM 6,426 Views 13 Comments

The vessel got into trouble off Howe Strand, near the Old Head of Kinsale, earlier this afternoon.

# kinsale - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

European Court of Human Rights to hear Cork woman's abuse case
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

European Court of Human Rights to hear Cork woman's abuse case

Mar 6th 2013, 8:13 AM 5,322 Views 16 Comments

Louise O’Keeffe claims that the State is liable for abuse she suffered at the hands of a school principal in Kinsale, Co Cork in the 1970s.

# kinsale - Friday 15 February, 2013

Fisherman dies off Kinsale coast
# Death
# Death

Fisherman dies off Kinsale coast

Feb 15th 2013, 7:49 AM 7,969 Views 3 Comments

It is believed that the man’s injuries related to an accident with the trawling wires aboard the vessel.

# kinsale - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Teenager injured during serious assault in Kinsale
# Assault
# Assault

Teenager injured during serious assault in Kinsale

Jan 30th 2013, 9:29 AM 7,072 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old woman was taken to Cork University Hospital after the incident last night.

# kinsale - Friday 11 January, 2013

Three Kinsale teens win at BT Young Scientist Exhibition
# Education
# Education

Three Kinsale teens win at BT Young Scientist Exhibition

Jan 11th 2013, 8:38 PM 17,734 Views 34 Comments

The prize is heading to the Cork school for the third time in seven years.

# kinsale - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Fate of three Cork courts still up in the air
# Courts
# Courts

Fate of three Cork courts still up in the air

Nov 7th 2012, 6:00 PM 7,237 Views 7 Comments

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

# kinsale - Saturday 22 September, 2012

VIDEOS: Man rescued after yacht fire near Kinsale
# Cork
# Cork

VIDEOS: Man rescued after yacht fire near Kinsale

Sep 22nd 2012, 2:59 PM 4,893 Views 3 Comments

The Naval Service Vessel LE Niamh was deployed for the rescue.

# kinsale - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Drug users warned about 'brown powder substance' after Kinsale deaths
# Drugs
# Drugs

Drug users warned about 'brown powder substance' after Kinsale deaths

Sep 11th 2012, 6:02 PM 44,298 Views 91 Comments

Gardaí have confirmed that a product containing MDMA and PMMA may have been a factor in the recent deaths of two men in Kinsale.

Fourth person arrested in Kinsale deaths investigation
# Kinsale Deaths
# Kinsale Deaths

Fourth person arrested in Kinsale deaths investigation

Sep 11th 2012, 4:52 PM 5,497 Views 4 Comments

Three others who have been arrested in connection with the death of two men in Cork have since been released.

# kinsale - Monday 10 September, 2012

Two released in Kinsale deaths probe, woman continues to be held
# Arrests
# Arrests

Two released in Kinsale deaths probe, woman continues to be held

Sep 10th 2012, 8:09 PM 12,322 Views 14 Comments

The three were arrested in Cork city over the past 24 hours but two have since been released.

Post-mortems due on bodies of two found in Kinsale
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Post-mortems due on bodies of two found in Kinsale

Sep 10th 2012, 7:48 AM 4,377 Views 0 Comments

Examinations will be carried out on two men, both aged 22, who were found in a house on Abbey Lane yesterday morning.

# kinsale - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Investigation launched after 'suspicious' deaths of two men in Kinsale
# Cork
# Cork

Investigation launched after 'suspicious' deaths of two men in Kinsale

Sep 9th 2012, 9:58 AM 8,839 Views 20 Comments

Two men aged in their 20s were found dead at a house in Kinsale in the early hours of this morning.

# kinsale - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Swimming restrictions still in place but conditions improve at Cork beaches
# Swimming Restrictions
# Swimming Restrictions

Swimming restrictions still in place but conditions improve at Cork beaches

Aug 23rd 2012, 11:45 AM 2,174 Views 2 Comments

High levels of E.coli in the water at seven different beaches in Cork has meant that swimming restrictions have been in place since last week.

# kinsale - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Swimming ban at Cork beaches to remain in place until Thursday
# E.coli
# E.coli

Swimming ban at Cork beaches to remain in place until Thursday

Aug 21st 2012, 8:00 AM 3,772 Views 17 Comments

Seven Cork beaches, including three in Youghal, have been affected by the high levels of E.coli found in the water last week.

# kinsale - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Lifeboat called to assist French yacht
# Rescue
# Rescue

Lifeboat called to assist French yacht

Aug 9th 2012, 8:28 AM 2,923 Views 5 Comments

The Crosshaven Lifeboat was called to assist the vessel with two people on board after it became entangled in an old lobster pot line.

# kinsale - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Lusitania's 'dark secrets' unveiled in new documentary
# Lusitania
# Lusitania

Lusitania's 'dark secrets' unveiled in new documentary

Jul 5th 2012, 3:10 PM 11,474 Views 12 Comments

The National Geographic channel will air a documentary on the ill-fated ocean liner on July 15.

# kinsale - Monday 27 February, 2012

Pharma company Lilly to create up to 200 new jobs in Cork
# Jobs
# Jobs

Pharma company Lilly to create up to 200 new jobs in Cork

Feb 27th 2012, 12:25 PM 2,417 Views 21 Comments

The company is to invest €330 million at a new plant in Kinsale.

# kinsale - Monday 26 December, 2011

Today's Most Unusual Place to Enjoy a Hot Christmas Drink
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

Today's Most Unusual Place to Enjoy a Hot Christmas Drink

Dec 26th 2011, 3:15 PM 4,316 Views 14 Comments

No comment.

# kinsale - Friday 18 November, 2011

Body found in River Bandon
# Cork
# Cork

Body found in River Bandon

Nov 18th 2011, 12:24 PM 4,503 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí say the body of a man in his 60s was found earlier today. The incident is not linked to the murders in Bandon earlier this week.

# kinsale - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Column: For now, Ireland’s oil reserves are best off in private hands
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: For now, Ireland’s oil reserves are best off in private hands

Oct 18th 2011, 7:30 AM 279 Views 49 Comments

Yes, our oil resources are rich – but the cost of exploiting them means we’re better off leaving it to commercial firms, writes Simon Tuohy.

# kinsale - Friday 2 September, 2011

Investigation launched into Co Cork work-related death
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Investigation launched into Co Cork work-related death

Sep 2nd 2011, 5:02 PM 172 Views 0 Comments

# kinsale - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Postman Pat quits jobs two months after big Lotto win
# Pat Broderick
# Pat Broderick

Postman Pat quits jobs two months after big Lotto win

Jun 7th 2011, 12:32 PM 1,431 Views 9 Comments

Friends said yesterday that Pat (47) had agonised for weeks about whether he would continue to work.

# kinsale - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Ireland's top tourist destinations now on Google Street View
# Google
# Google

Ireland's top tourist destinations now on Google Street View

Mar 1st 2011, 12:57 PM 7,783 Views 0 Comments

Dublin Zoo and Fota Wildlife Park are just some of the tourist attractions that can now be explored in detail online.

# kinsale - Monday 31 January, 2011

Kinsale hotel reopens before gas leak probe concludes
# Carbon Monoxide
# Carbon Monoxide

Kinsale hotel reopens before gas leak probe concludes

Jan 31st 2011, 10:59 AM 2,220 Views 0 Comments

The Trident Hotel in Kinsale – where Miriam Reidy died earlier this month – will reopen before the investigation finishes.

# kinsale - Wednesday 12 January, 2011

# kinsale - Tuesday 11 January, 2011