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#West Cork

# west-cork - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

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

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

# west-cork - Monday 13 July, 2020

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

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

# west-cork - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

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

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

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

# west-cork - Thursday 28 May, 2020

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

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

# west-cork - Monday 18 May, 2020

'Storm in a teacup': Judge dismisses French authorities' request for Ian Bailey's submissions in extradition case

Counsel for Bailey said it was an “unprecedented” and “unorthodox” request from French authorities.

# west-cork - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

French authorities make 'unprecedented' and 'unorthodox' request ahead of Ian Bailey hearing, High Court hears

Bailey will contest the attempt when the planned three-day hearing begins.

# west-cork - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Gardaí arrest 10 people and seize thousands of euro worth of drugs in West Cork

West Cork gardaí held a day of action yesterday.

# west-cork - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Nun found guilty of breach of planning laws over Cork compound

Two nuns attended court today with a Child of Prague statue. The judge said “this is not the place for holy statues”.

# west-cork - Monday 2 December, 2019

High Court to make decision on Ian Bailey's extradition warrant to France later this month

Bailey was convicted of the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in absentia in a Paris court earlier this year.

# west-cork - Sunday 13 October, 2019

'Lost for words': Murdered homeless man remembered as talented chef and friend to many

Hourihane was beaten to death in a “tented village” in Cork city.

# west-cork - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Search operation continues for missing fisherman in west Cork

The man was reported missing shortly after 8.30pm yesterday evening.

# west-cork - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Ian Bailey arrested in Cork on suspicion of drink driving

The 62-year-old was detained in Schull this evening.

# west-cork - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Body of retired garda discovered on roadside in west Cork in early hours of this morning

A Garda investigation has been launched.

# west-cork - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Man (50s) dies in workplace accident in west Cork

His body currently remains at the scene and the Health and Safety Authority have been notified.

# west-cork - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Gardaí investigate after man (40s) killed in house fire in Cork

The man’s body was discovered shortly after 10.30am this morning.

# west-cork - Friday 17 August, 2018

Probe finds crew member 'carried by force of net' and crushed against rail in boating tragedy

The Egyptian national was fatally injured in the incident aboard the Endurance in November 2016.

# west-cork - Friday 3 August, 2018

Ian Bailey 'disappointed' with Gsoc report into Toscan Du Plantier case

Solicitor Frank Buttimer said that Gsoc “doesn’t have much by way of capacity to police the police” properly.

# west-cork - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

From The Daily Edge Graham Norton is hosting a table quiz that's offering a 4 course meal made by the local priest as a prize Sounds Heavenly

Graham Norton is hosting a table quiz that's offering a 4 course meal made by the local priest as a prize

The quiz is part of the Ahakista August Festival in West Cork.

# west-cork - Sunday 20 May, 2018

West Cork whale watchers are being treated to large gatherings during 'low season'

Whale activity has increased since April with a number of humpback whales spotted off the West Cork coast.

# west-cork - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Double Take: The fairy village tucked behind a West Cork café

Stop in at Ger’s Wild Atlantic Diner for a cup of tea and you’ll be pleasantly surprised by what else you find there.

# west-cork - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

From The Daily Edge We're getting more episodes of the West Cork podcast West Cork

We're getting more episodes of the West Cork podcast

Producers Jennifer Forde and Sam Bungey said that more information had been shared with them since the podcast came out.

# west-cork - Monday 16 April, 2018

Cork island left without phone and broadband for six months after Storm Ophelia

Work is scheduled to repair cables this week.

# west-cork - 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.

# west-cork - Sunday 11 March, 2018

From The Daily Edge Here's why everyone's talking about new crime podcast West Cork West Cork

Here's why everyone's talking about new crime podcast West Cork

Your next binge listen awaits.

# west-cork - Friday 23 February, 2018

Doctor says 'paralytically, unconsciously drunk' teens at West Cork disco could have died

Medical professionals who treated the teenagers said parents need to take more responsibility for their children’s behaviour.

# west-cork - Friday 12 January, 2018

Gardaí seize drugs worth an estimated €200,000 and arrest one man in Cork

The discovery was made at a house at Chapel View, Ballymakeera yesterday.

# west-cork - Thursday 4 January, 2018

A charity box at a festive lights display was stolen in a Cork village on Christmas Eve

A local sergeant called the incident a “nasty crime”.

# west-cork - Monday 25 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Inside the wonderful little farm in West Cork where you can go walking with alpacas Alpaca My Bags

# west-cork - Sunday 10 September, 2017

After 14 years, west Cork's beloved mobile library has been upgraded

“It’s one of the last things in their area that belongs to them,” librarian Zillah O’Donnell said.

# west-cork - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Schull locals angered after village sculpture destroyed in night of 'absolute chaos'

Parts of the tourism town of Schull in Cork were left covered in rubbish this morning.

# west-cork - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

RNLI rescues 10 people after the mast broke off their racing yacht early this morning

The yacht was one of many participating in the Fastnet Race in rough seas off west Cork this morning.

# west-cork - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Investigation underway after man's body found on trawler in Bantry

It’s understood that the man was pronounced dead after paramedics were alerted by a crewman.

# west-cork - Sunday 19 February, 2017

From The42 'In my life, I have a philosophy that I want to understand the world' Joie De Vivre

'In my life, I have a philosophy that I want to understand the world'

Highly-rated French coach Régis Sonnes is working in Bandon after leaving the Top 14 behind.

# west-cork - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Ian Bailey indicted in France for murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Bailey’s solicitor said gardaí delivered papers to his client on behalf of the French authorities.

# west-cork - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge An American TV channel paid a visit to this huge water slide in West Cork Xtreme Waterslides

# west-cork - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

West Cork islanders left stranded for two days after cable car service was suspended

Cork County Council has apologised to the islanders for “any inconvenience caused”.

# west-cork - Thursday 8 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 Instagrams of the best spa in Ireland (it's Inchydoney) West Cork

# west-cork - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Three children remain in hospital after fire at house in Cork

The siblings were airlifted to Cork University Hospital yesterday evening.

# west-cork - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Three infants airlifted to hospital with burn injuries after fire in West Cork

The incident is believed to have happened at a private residence.

# west-cork - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Lifeboat called out to respond to woman with jellyfish sting

The woman was feeling unwell with respiratory problems believed to have been caused by anaphylactic shock.

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