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Sunday 3 December 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Kinsale

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Highest wave ever recorded off Kinsale coast
The wave height reached 25 metres, far surpassing the previous record of 23.4.
Flooding has collapsed a road in Kinsale
They should have taken the roads in.
Boy (14) dies following freak railings accident
Leon Connon was being treated for serious head injuries at Cork University Hospital.
Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall
The teenager fell and became trapped in railings while playing with friends in Kinsale last evening.
Rescue efforts begin for giant ship adrift off Cork coast
The giant ship was on its way to Russia when it ran into engine trouble off the coast of Kinsale.
After six weeks on the rocks, Tall Ship Astrid towed to Kinsale Harbour
The vessel ran aground on July 24 but all 30 people on board were rescued safely.
Operation to lift the Astrid from the sea should be completed by next week
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.
What happens when a ship ... becomes a wreck?
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...
A group of divers have recovered the items from the wreck, along with the ship’s compass.
Plan for salvage of Tall Ship Astrid wreck "nearing completion"
It’s more than two weeks since the Dutch-owned training vessel sank near Kinsale.
Pictures: Stunning photos capture wreck of Tall Ship Astrid at dawn
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.
Tall Ship Astrid captain pays tribute to rescuers
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
All of the 30 crew members have been rescued, but much of the ship is underwater.
Comedian hits back after husband racially abused in her hometown
Tara Flynn created a comedy sketch about a ‘racist B&B’ after her husband was subjected to racist abuse.
25-foot fishing vessel towed to safety in waters off Kinsale
The vessel got into trouble off Howe Strand, near the Old Head of Kinsale, earlier this afternoon.
European Court of Human Rights to hear Cork woman's abuse case
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.
Fisherman dies off Kinsale coast
It is believed that the man’s injuries related to an accident with the trawling wires aboard the vessel.
Teenager injured during serious assault in Kinsale
The 18-year-old woman was taken to Cork University Hospital after the incident last night.
Three Kinsale teens win at BT Young Scientist Exhibition
The prize is heading to the Cork school for the third time in seven years.
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”.
VIDEOS: Man rescued after yacht fire near Kinsale
The Naval Service Vessel LE Niamh was deployed for the rescue.
Drug users warned about 'brown powder substance' after Kinsale deaths
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
Three others who have been arrested in connection with the death of two men in Cork have since been released.
Two released in Kinsale deaths probe, woman continues to be held
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
Examinations will be carried out on two men, both aged 22, who were found in a house on Abbey Lane yesterday morning.
Investigation launched after 'suspicious' deaths of two men in Kinsale
Two men aged in their 20s were found dead at a house in Kinsale in the early hours of this morning.
Swimming restrictions still in place but conditions improve at Cork beaches
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.
Swimming ban at Cork beaches to remain in place until Thursday
Seven Cork beaches, including three in Youghal, have been affected by the high levels of E.coli found in the water last week.
Lifeboat called to assist French yacht
The Crosshaven Lifeboat was called to assist the vessel with two people on board after it became entangled in an old lobster pot line.
Lusitania's 'dark secrets' unveiled in new documentary
The National Geographic channel will air a documentary on the ill-fated ocean liner on July 15.
Pharma company Lilly to create up to 200 new jobs in Cork
The company is to invest €330 million at a new plant in Kinsale.
Today's Most Unusual Place to Enjoy a Hot Christmas Drink
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Body found in River Bandon
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.
Column: For now, Ireland’s oil reserves are best off in private hands
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.
Investigation launched into Co Cork work-related death
Postman Pat quits jobs two months after big Lotto win
Friends said yesterday that Pat (47) had agonised for weeks about whether he would continue to work.
Ireland's top tourist destinations now on Google Street View
Dublin Zoo and Fota Wildlife Park are just some of the tourist attractions that can now be explored in detail online.
Kinsale hotel reopens before gas leak probe concludes
The Trident Hotel in Kinsale – where Miriam Reidy died earlier this month – will reopen before the investigation finishes.