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# west-cork - Sunday 14 October, 2018

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

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

Oct 14th 2018, 3:14 PM 12,986 Views 2 Comments

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
# West Cork
# West Cork

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

Aug 17th 2018, 2:27 PM 17,847 Views 1 Comment

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
# West Cork
# West Cork

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

Aug 3rd 2018, 9:24 AM 24,001 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 24th 2018, 7:30 PM 7,609 Views 0 Comments

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 Watch
# Whale Watch

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

May 20th 2018, 1:00 PM 22,698 Views 3 Comments

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
# Double Take
# Double Take

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

Apr 25th 2018, 3:26 PM 4,681 Views 1 Comment

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

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

We're getting more episodes of the West Cork podcast

Apr 17th 2018, 3:49 PM 26,954 Views 1 Comment

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
# Sherkin Island
# Sherkin Island

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

Apr 16th 2018, 11:53 AM 19,439 Views 29 Comments

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
# Story Of My Pub
# Story Of My Pub

'Everyone is the same once they cross the threshold': The Clonakilty pub where Jimi Hendrix's bassist played

Mar 21st 2018, 4:18 PM 2,706 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 11th 2018, 4:56 PM 14,097 Views 1 Comment

Your next binge listen awaits.

# west-cork - Friday 23 February, 2018

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

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

Feb 23rd 2018, 12:28 PM 85,128 Views 69 Comments

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
# Ballymakeera
# Ballymakeera

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

Jan 12th 2018, 10:20 AM 11,369 Views 22 Comments

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
# Nasty Crime
# Nasty Crime

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

Jan 4th 2018, 4:11 PM 16,766 Views 25 Comments

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

# west-cork - Monday 25 December, 2017

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

Inside the wonderful little farm in West Cork where you can go walking with alpacas

Dec 25th 2017, 8:00 AM 5,368 Views 1 Comment

Sign us up.

# west-cork - Sunday 10 September, 2017

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

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

Sep 10th 2017, 9:30 AM 11,454 Views 11 Comments

“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'
# Cork
# Cork

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

Aug 10th 2017, 1:03 PM 75,810 Views 83 Comments

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
# West Cork
# West Cork

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

Aug 9th 2017, 7:31 AM 11,516 Views 9 Comments

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
# West Cork
# West Cork

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

May 6th 2017, 12:17 PM 15,536 Views 1 Comment

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

# west-cork - Sunday 19 February, 2017

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

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

Feb 19th 2017, 9:00 PM 23,924 Views 12 Comments

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
# Schull
# Schull

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

Feb 5th 2017, 2:04 PM 21,932 Views 0 Comments

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

# west-cork - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

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

An American TV channel paid a visit to this huge water slide in West Cork

Jan 25th 2017, 1:57 PM 9,822 Views 0 Comments

And it was serious craic.

# west-cork - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

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

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

Dec 14th 2016, 9:33 AM 15,495 Views 35 Comments

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

# west-cork - Thursday 8 December, 2016

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

13 Instagrams of the best spa in Ireland (it's Inchydoney)

Dec 8th 2016, 11:26 AM 5,586 Views 5 Comments

~I’m so fancy~

# west-cork - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Three children remain in hospital after fire at house in Cork
# Drinagh
# Drinagh

Three children remain in hospital after fire at house in Cork

Sep 21st 2016, 9:22 AM 17,427 Views 9 Comments

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
# Drinagh
# Drinagh

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

Sep 20th 2016, 8:32 PM 28,449 Views 5 Comments

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
# Anaphylactic Shock
# Anaphylactic Shock

Lifeboat called out to respond to woman with jellyfish sting

Aug 23rd 2016, 7:12 PM 25,791 Views 8 Comments

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

# west-cork - Saturday 13 August, 2016

7 times YouTube didn't have a notion what the O'Donovan brothers were saying
# Murder And Fatter
From The Daily Edge
# Murder And Fatter

7 times YouTube didn't have a notion what the O'Donovan brothers were saying

Aug 13th 2016, 3:15 PM 61,062 Views 10 Comments

What YouTube thought they said: “Neighbour of screens.” What they actually said: “Skibbereen.”

# west-cork - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Woman dies in house fire in west Cork
# Union Hall
# Union Hall

Woman dies in house fire in west Cork

Jul 5th 2016, 11:49 AM 12,848 Views 4 Comments

The blaze is not believed to be suspicious.

# west-cork - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

15 spectacular photos that show Inchydoney is the best beach in Ireland
# West Cork
From The Daily Edge
# West Cork

15 spectacular photos that show Inchydoney is the best beach in Ireland

Jun 28th 2016, 3:29 PM 7,212 Views 2 Comments

Beaut.

# west-cork - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

The Star Wars crew took out a newspaper ad to thank the people of West Cork
# May The Thanks Be With You
# May The Thanks Be With You

The Star Wars crew took out a newspaper ad to thank the people of West Cork

May 31st 2016, 9:30 PM 37,859 Views 40 Comments

Go mbeidh an fórsa leat!

The Star Wars crew took out a newspaper ad to thank the people of West Cork
# Thank You
From The Daily Edge
# Thank You

The Star Wars crew took out a newspaper ad to thank the people of West Cork

May 31st 2016, 1:55 PM 6,156 Views 1 Comment

Go mbeidh an fórsa leat!

# west-cork - Saturday 19 March, 2016

It looks like the new Star Wars will be filming at this stunning West Cork location
# Some View
From The Daily Edge
# Some View

It looks like the new Star Wars will be filming at this stunning West Cork location

Mar 19th 2016, 1:59 PM 30,476 Views 20 Comments

And it looks the part.

# west-cork - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Man (63) killed after being hit by 4x4 vehicle in 2am crash
# West Cork
# West Cork

Man (63) killed after being hit by 4x4 vehicle in 2am crash

Jan 30th 2016, 8:11 AM 20,997 Views 15 Comments

The man was treated at the scene, but later pronounced dead.

# west-cork - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Louise O'Neill: "I wanted the reader to finish this book and be absolutely furious"
# Asking For It
# Asking For It

Louise O'Neill: "I wanted the reader to finish this book and be absolutely furious"

Sep 5th 2015, 11:45 AM 36,748 Views 29 Comments

The Cork author’s book is one of the most talked-about novels of the year.

# west-cork - Friday 7 August, 2015

This small town in west Cork will soon be home to Ireland's first 'rural digital hub'
# Tech Town
# Tech Town

This small town in west Cork will soon be home to Ireland's first 'rural digital hub'

Aug 7th 2015, 12:11 PM 30,564 Views 31 Comments

And it will be named after a long-dead Irish computing pioneer.

# west-cork - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Some Liverpool legends took part in a spot of road bowling in West Cork at the weekend
# Green Leafy Shade
From The42
# Green Leafy Shade

Some Liverpool legends took part in a spot of road bowling in West Cork at the weekend

Jul 28th 2015, 1:22 PM 14,194 Views 6 Comments

The ex-Scousers had some difficulties with the local customs.

# west-cork - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Tributes paid to young man killed in workplace accident at Cork dairy
# Fearghal Beamish
# Fearghal Beamish

Tributes paid to young man killed in workplace accident at Cork dairy

Jul 15th 2015, 1:30 PM 36,511 Views 9 Comments

It’s understood he suffered crush injuries following an accident involving a vehicle.

# west-cork - Friday 10 July, 2015

Body found in search for missing Barry Davis Ryan
# Baltimore
# Baltimore

Body found in search for missing Barry Davis Ryan

Jul 10th 2015, 2:18 PM 23,746 Views 21 Comments

The body was found earlier today at a location close to where he entered the water.

# west-cork - Saturday 27 June, 2015

British fugitive accused of rape arrested in Cork
# Clonakilty
# Clonakilty

British fugitive accused of rape arrested in Cork

Jun 27th 2015, 7:45 PM 35,781 Views 0 Comments

The man had been living in Clonakilty for a number of years and working in retail.

# west-cork - Thursday 26 March, 2015

This Hollywood star's incredibly scenic former Cork retreat is up for grabs
# Des Res
# Des Res

This Hollywood star's incredibly scenic former Cork retreat is up for grabs

Mar 26th 2015, 12:29 PM 5,481 Views 0 Comments

Maureen O’Hara was very happy here (and there’s room to land a seaplane).