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Sunday 10 December 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# West Cork

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Foxrock-Cabinteely clinch Dublin six-in-a-row while Mourneabbey lose out in drive for seven
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
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 left Baltimore in west Cork earlier today.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
'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.
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.
Gardaí arrest 10 people and seize thousands of euro worth of drugs in West Cork
West Cork gardaí held a day of action yesterday.
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”.
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.
'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.
Search operation continues for missing fisherman in west Cork
The man was reported missing shortly after 8.30pm yesterday evening.
Ian Bailey arrested in Cork on suspicion of drink driving
The 62-year-old was detained in Schull this evening.
Body of retired garda discovered on roadside in west Cork in early hours of this morning
A Garda investigation has been launched.
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.
Gardaí investigate after man (40s) killed in house fire in Cork
The man’s body was discovered shortly after 10.30am this morning.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Cork island left without phone and broadband for six months after Storm Ophelia
Work is scheduled to repair cables this week.
'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.
Here's why everyone's talking about new crime podcast West Cork
Your next binge listen awaits.
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.
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.
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”.
Inside the wonderful little farm in West Cork where you can go walking with alpacas
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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.
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.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
An American TV channel paid a visit to this huge water slide in West Cork
And it was serious craic.
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”.
13 Instagrams of the best spa in Ireland (it's Inchydoney)
~I’m so fancy~