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# west-cork - This week 4th December 2022 - 7th December 2022

Calls for Dursey Island cable car works to be sped up amid fears cattle could starve over winter
# West Cork
# West Cork

Calls for Dursey Island cable car works to be sped up amid fears cattle could starve over winter

Mon 11:08 AM 13,294 Views 0 Comments

There are fears that the island will be abandoned for the first time in 420 years.

# west-cork - Last month November 2022

Jules Thomas, ex-partner of Ian Bailey, to sue Netflix and makers of murder case documentary
# High Court
# High Court

Jules Thomas, ex-partner of Ian Bailey, to sue Netflix and makers of murder case documentary

Nov 23rd 2022, 1:03 PM 18,718 Views 0 Comments

Sophie Toscan Du Plantier was a French television and film producer who was beaten to death outside her holiday home near Schull, west Cork, in 1996.

Discover the 'Entrance of the Underworld', located off the coast of West Cork
# Culture Magazine
# Culture Magazine

Discover the 'Entrance of the Underworld', located off the coast of West Cork

Nov 8th 2022, 9:59 AM 1,224 Views 0 Comments

The fascinating history of Bull Rock Island and the remarkable remains of the home to generations of Lighthouse keepers in West Cork.

# west-cork - This year 2022

Community group wins campaign to prevent wind farm from being set up in West Cork
# Gougane Barra
# Gougane Barra

Community group wins campaign to prevent wind farm from being set up in West Cork

Oct 7th 2022, 3:11 PM 20,980 Views 21 Comments

Coiste Forbatha Bheal Átha an Ghaorthaidh had been pursuing legal action against An Bord Pleanála in relation to the proposed wind farm.

Hosepipe ban to come into effect in West Cork from midnight
# Conservation
# Conservation

Hosepipe ban to come into effect in West Cork from midnight

Aug 29th 2022, 8:35 AM 24,553 Views 14 Comments

Under the ban, people are not allowed to use their water supply for garden hoses or other non-essential uses.

Arrest made as gardaí investigate object thrown at Taoiseach during Béal na Bláth event
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Arrest made as gardaí investigate object thrown at Taoiseach during Béal na Bláth event

Aug 22nd 2022, 4:48 PM 39,042 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at the Taoiseach’s speech in Cork yesterday.

The du Plantier murder review: Inside a garda cold case investigation
# Case Review
# Case Review

The du Plantier murder review: Inside a garda cold case investigation

Updated Jun 30th 2022, 8:30 AM 36,753 Views 0 Comments

The Serious Crime Review Team was set up in 2007 to find answers to long unsolved murders.

Gardaí to conduct 'full review' of Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder case
# West Cork
# West Cork

Gardaí to conduct 'full review' of Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder case

Jun 29th 2022, 5:14 PM 48,289 Views 0 Comments

Sophie’s body was discovered on a lane near her holiday home in December, 1996.

Tractor-driving Hodnett looking to take his game up a gear with Munster
# West Cork
From The42
# West Cork

Tractor-driving Hodnett looking to take his game up a gear with Munster

Updated Mar 25th 2022, 12:16 PM 22,609 Views 8 Comments

The Rosscarbery man has bounced back well this season after a year out of the game through injury.

# west-cork - Last year 2021

Kayaker rescued off west Cork after high swells
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Kayaker rescued off west Cork after high swells

Oct 2nd 2021, 11:16 AM 19,592 Views 18 Comments

Golfers on the Old Head of Kinsale Golf Links saw a person in trouble and immediately raised the alarm.

'You have a murderer living here': Son of Sophie Toscan du Plantier pleads for information
# West Cork
# West Cork

'You have a murderer living here': Son of Sophie Toscan du Plantier pleads for information

Sep 4th 2021, 10:40 AM 38,640 Views 0 Comments

Pierre Louis Baudey-Vignaud said his childhood ended when his mother was killed in 1996.

Protestors call on Minister to reopen Bantry Hospital for new admissions
# Bantry Hospital
# Bantry Hospital

Protestors call on Minister to reopen Bantry Hospital for new admissions

Aug 6th 2021, 8:14 PM 14,942 Views 11 Comments

The facility in west Cork was closed due to a lack of consultants.

RNLI rescues lone yachtsman in west Cork
# To The Rescue
# To The Rescue

RNLI rescues lone yachtsman in west Cork

Jul 11th 2021, 10:15 AM 25,032 Views 12 Comments

The Castletownbere RNLI launched just after 7.20pm yesterday.

'There was a good chunk of West Cork up' - Coombes' pride on Ireland debut
# Super Gav
From The42
# Super Gav

'There was a good chunk of West Cork up' - Coombes' pride on Ireland debut

Jul 6th 2021, 6:00 AM 8,465 Views 4 Comments

The 23-year-old won his first cap in last weekend’s win over Japan.

Netflix won't delete Ian Bailey interviews from Sophie Toscan du Plantier documentary
# Ian Bailey
# Ian Bailey

Netflix won't delete Ian Bailey interviews from Sophie Toscan du Plantier documentary

Jun 30th 2021, 12:05 AM 103,123 Views 0 Comments

The latest documentary, Sophie: A Murder in West Cork, will be available from today on Netflix.

Netflix releases trailer for new series on Sophie Toscan Du Plantier murder
# West Cork
# West Cork

Netflix releases trailer for new series on Sophie Toscan Du Plantier murder

Jun 17th 2021, 5:21 PM 31,108 Views 10 Comments

‘Sophie: A Murder In West Cork’ will be a three-part documentary series, set for release on 30 June.

Man charged with assault on mother in West Cork
# Innishannon
# Innishannon

Man charged with assault on mother in West Cork

Jun 6th 2021, 8:28 PM 32,809 Views 0 Comments

The court heard Gearoid Coughlan had been under psychiatric care for some time.

'It was a very proud moment especially because I'm the older brother'
# Bantry Boys
From The42
# Bantry Boys

'It was a very proud moment especially because I'm the older brother'

Jun 6th 2021, 7:00 AM 35,375 Views 5 Comments

Fineen Wycherley has had a strong season for Munster and trained with Ireland last year.

Gardaí investigate alleged sex assault of teenager in West Cork
# Beara Peninsula
# Beara Peninsula

Gardaí investigate alleged sex assault of teenager in West Cork

May 31st 2021, 7:22 AM 22,124 Views 0 Comments

The alleged incident took place in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Four men rescued after fishing boat goes on fire off Old Head of Kinsale
# West Cork
# West Cork

Four men rescued after fishing boat goes on fire off Old Head of Kinsale

Updated May 14th 2021, 1:00 PM 20,859 Views 8 Comments

The RNLI said that the men were “well shocked” after the dramatic rescue this morning.

A man has been arrested as gardaí find an alleged cannabis cultivation operation at two houses in west Cork
# West Cork
# West Cork

A man has been arrested as gardaí find an alleged cannabis cultivation operation at two houses in west Cork

May 10th 2021, 10:03 AM 20,518 Views 35 Comments

The suspected cannabis plants were found at two properties in greenhouses and on open ground.

Spend the weekend on the lake at this luxury hideaway in West Cork
# Dream Home
# Dream Home

Spend the weekend on the lake at this luxury hideaway in West Cork

May 6th 2021, 4:12 PM 47,055 Views 8 Comments

The Lake House combines sensitive contemporary design with a stunning location on the Mizen peninsula.

Man (70s) dies after falling from roof of two-storey property while cleaning
# West Cork
# West Cork

Man (70s) dies after falling from roof of two-storey property while cleaning

Apr 14th 2021, 5:04 PM 33,629 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at Ballineen near Dunmanway in west Cork.

Garda injured as she was dragged for 100 feet by a speeding car
# Crime
# Crime

Garda injured as she was dragged for 100 feet by a speeding car

Apr 9th 2021, 12:27 PM 36,035 Views 25 Comments

The garda, who is attached to a drugs unit, was taken to Cork University Hospital where she continues to receive treatment for injuries.

Man arrested for allegedly making fraudulent PUP claims whilst living in Asia last year
# Cork
# Cork

Man arrested for allegedly making fraudulent PUP claims whilst living in Asia last year

Mar 25th 2021, 10:49 AM 25,473 Views 0 Comments

It is understood the man allegedly claimed in the region of €6,000 last year.

West Cork domestic violence charity purchases first safe house after private donation of €400,000
# West Cork
# West Cork

West Cork domestic violence charity purchases first safe house after private donation of €400,000

Mar 8th 2021, 6:30 AM 16,541 Views 5 Comments

The West Cork Women Against Violence Project has seen a 35% increase in calls since last March.

Coast Guard and RNLI crew rescue person trapped in sea inlet for more than 90 minutes
# West Cork
# West Cork

Coast Guard and RNLI crew rescue person trapped in sea inlet for more than 90 minutes

Updated Feb 25th 2021, 9:32 PM 28,385 Views 15 Comments

The incident happened just off the slipway at Dunworley Beach near Butlerstown in west Cork.

RNLI rescues three people after 50-foot yacht loses power off west Cork coast
# Courtmacsherry
# Courtmacsherry

RNLI rescues three people after 50-foot yacht loses power off west Cork coast

Jan 3rd 2021, 10:59 AM 37,128 Views 37 Comments

The three people got into difficulties four miles east of the Old Head of Kinsale in West Cork.

# west-cork - All time

Sophie Toscan du Plantier: Two documentary series, from Jim Sheridan and Netflix, expected next year
# West Cork
# West Cork

Sophie Toscan du Plantier: Two documentary series, from Jim Sheridan and Netflix, expected next year

Nov 16th 2020, 5:17 PM 28,698 Views 6 Comments

Both the Netflix series and the Sky Studios documentary were announced today.

Munster man Coombes not surprised by growing West Cork influence
# Pipeline
From The42
# Pipeline

Munster man Coombes not surprised by growing West Cork influence

Nov 6th 2020, 6:45 AM 9,061 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old back row has been in excellent form for the province.

Ian Bailey: 'It's a slow dropping penny after a quarter century of torture and a false narrative about me'
# West Cork
# West Cork

Ian Bailey: 'It's a slow dropping penny after a quarter century of torture and a false narrative about me'

Oct 28th 2020, 11:38 AM 32,544 Views 0 Comments

Bailey has been reacting to the State’s decision not to appeal a ruling in his favour.

Munster send West Cork crew to work in first Monday Night Rugby outing
# Pipeline
From The42
# Pipeline

Munster send West Cork crew to work in first Monday Night Rugby outing

Oct 26th 2020, 6:30 AM 21,082 Views 4 Comments

Craig Casey and Ben Healy continue as the halfbacks for the clash with Cardiff Blues.

High Court rules that Ian Bailey cannot be extradited to France in connection with murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier
# High Court
# High Court

High Court rules that Ian Bailey cannot be extradited to France in connection with murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Updated Oct 12th 2020, 3:25 PM 51,425 Views 0 Comments

Bailey has always denied any role in the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996.

Foxrock-Cabinteely clinch Dublin six-in-a-row while Mourneabbey lose out in drive for seven
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Foxrock-Cabinteely clinch Dublin six-in-a-row while Mourneabbey lose out in drive for seven

Sep 12th 2020, 7:35 PM 9,545 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty of drama in the club championship today.

'It cast a long shadow': Louise O'Neill on West Cork, an unsolved murder and her new novel
# AFTER THE SILENCE
# AFTER THE SILENCE

'It cast a long shadow': Louise O'Neill on West Cork, an unsolved murder and her new novel

Sep 3rd 2020, 6:45 AM 30,445 Views 0 Comments

The author’s latest novel After The Silence is published today.

Ireland's only surviving wooden cargo sailing boat resumes deliveries to islands off the south and west coast
# The Ilen
# The Ilen

Ireland's only surviving wooden cargo sailing boat resumes deliveries to islands off the south and west coast

Aug 23rd 2020, 3:09 PM 24,095 Views 17 Comments

The Ilen left Baltimore in west Cork earlier today.

High Court told how Ian Bailey tries not to dwell 'on being hunted'
# Courts
# Courts

High Court told how Ian Bailey tries not to dwell 'on being hunted'

Updated Jul 15th 2020, 5:37 PM 22,551 Views 0 Comments

Bailey was convicted in his absence in France to the killing of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996.

Gardaí warn young people not to allow themselves to be used as 'money mules'
# Money Laundering
# Money Laundering

Gardaí warn young people not to allow themselves to be used as 'money mules'

Jul 13th 2020, 4:12 PM 20,679 Views 8 Comments

The warning follows the arrest of a man in his early 20s in West Cork last week.

'Lads are playing GAA up to 15 and then focusing on rugby. That's a massive change'
# West Cork
From The42
# West Cork

'Lads are playing GAA up to 15 and then focusing on rugby. That's a massive change'

Updated Jun 9th 2020, 8:00 PM 31,751 Views 85 Comments

22-year-old Fineen Wycherley is one of a growing number of West Cork players with Munster.

Irish Coast Guard issues water safety warning after six teens swept out to sea in west Cork
# Near Miss
# Near Miss

Irish Coast Guard issues water safety warning after six teens swept out to sea in west Cork

May 28th 2020, 11:50 AM 27,777 Views 2 Comments

Temperatures over the bank holiday weekend are expected to reach the high 20s.

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