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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# West Cork

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Three children remain in hospital after fire at house in Cork
The siblings were airlifted to Cork University Hospital yesterday evening.
Three infants airlifted to hospital with burn injuries after fire in West Cork
The incident is believed to have happened at a private residence.
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.
7 times YouTube didn't have a notion what the O'Donovan brothers were saying
What YouTube thought they said: “Neighbour of screens.” What they actually said: “Skibbereen.”
Woman dies in house fire in west Cork
The blaze is not believed to be suspicious.
15 spectacular photos that show Inchydoney is the best beach in Ireland
The Star Wars crew took out a newspaper ad to thank the people of West Cork
Go mbeidh an fórsa leat!
The Star Wars crew took out a newspaper ad to thank the people of West Cork
Go mbeidh an fórsa leat!
It looks like the new Star Wars will be filming at this stunning West Cork location
And it looks the part.
Man (63) killed after being hit by 4x4 vehicle in 2am crash
The man was treated at the scene, but later pronounced dead.
Louise O'Neill: "I wanted the reader to finish this book and be absolutely furious"
The Cork author’s book is one of the most talked-about novels of the year.
This small town in west Cork will soon be home to Ireland's first 'rural digital hub'
And it will be named after a long-dead Irish computing pioneer.
Some Liverpool legends took part in a spot of road bowling in West Cork at the weekend
The ex-Scousers had some difficulties with the local customs.
Tributes paid to young man killed in workplace accident at Cork dairy
It’s understood he suffered crush injuries following an accident involving a vehicle.
Body found in search for missing Barry Davis Ryan
The body was found earlier today at a location close to where he entered the water.
British fugitive accused of rape arrested in Cork
The man had been living in Clonakilty for a number of years and working in retail.
This Hollywood star's incredibly scenic former Cork retreat is up for grabs
Maureen O’Hara was very happy here (and there’s room to land a seaplane).
Woman in her 40s killed as two cars collide in west Cork
A man who was driving the other car wasn’t seriously injured.
Mussel fisherman with suspected carbon monoxide poisoning airlifted to hospital
A second man was also taken from the craft, following a multi-agency rescue effort.
Ian Bailey describes moment when garda 'Cracker' "scrutinised" him in local shop
Bailey is suing the State for wrongful arrest over the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.
'You'll be found dead in a ditch': Ian Bailey tells court he is 'haunted by garda threat'
Bailey says gardaí told him they planned to pin the murder on him.
Ian Bailey jury warned not to 'engage in any research on the internet'
Bailey is suing the State alleging he was wrongfully arrested over the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.
Relax everyone... The lone puppy trapped in a mineshaft in Cork has now been rescued
How do you get four beagles out of a mineshaft? Here’s how.
WATCH: This video of West Cork will take your breath away
Just beautiful.
This 220ft water slide in West Cork looks like fantastic fun
Just what we need for summer.
Spectacular photos of the huge lightning storm over Cork
A new 'solitary' dolphin's moved to Irish waters... swimmers are being urged to keep their distance
Clet, who originated in French waters, is described as a “non-social solitary dolphin who does not seek out and engage with swimmers”.
Search for Dutch tourist postponed again as fresh storm moves in
It’s yet to be decided if the operation can go ahead tomorrow.
Search for missing man in Cork stood down due to bad weather
The Coast Guard said the weather means the search can’t continue tomorrow.
Search for missing man resumes on Sheep's Head Peninsula
The body of another man also reported missing was recovered yesterday. A coast guard helicopter will carry out a sweep of the coast at low tide.
West Cork woman makes debut in Australian legends football league
Linda Holland made her bow for Western Australia Angels last weekend.
Woman dies after car collides with lorry in Cork
The incident happened just outside Rosscarbery in County Cork this morning.
People of West Cork protesting the loss of fourth ambulance
The four-day long protest will see demonstrators push a stretcher bed from Skibbereen to Cork University Hospital.
Another oil or gas discovery off the west Cork coast?
Exploration company Providence has said that there is significant potential in one of its licence areas in the Porcupine Basin.
Prehistoric Road Sign of the Day
Seen in West Cork, apparently.
Tri-Time: Keane shows class across two disciplines in Galway
Meanwhile, Katie Cooke edged the full-length race in west Cork.
HSE urges parents to vaccinate children after measles outbreak in Cork
The outbreak in west Cork has affected 51 children with two having to be hospitalised.
Measles outbreak has now spread to 31 people
Another six people have been diagnosed with the disease in West Cork. None of the initial affected group of 25 people was vaccinated against measles, the HSE has said.
Man held in London over 2007 Cork cocaine seizure
Cocaine worth around €440m was dumped into the sea off the west Cork coast during a failed smuggling attempt over four years ago.
All clear: tests on Cork pheasants are negative for bird flu
A temporary exclusion zone is lifted after further tests on a flock of game birds in Clonakilty show bird flu had not spread.