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Jim Dowling Festival Session Trail 2017

Jim Dowling Festival Session Trail 2017

The Jim Dowling Festival is bigger and better this year and you can enjoy the traditional music in the many great bars around Glengarriff village with sessions taking place throughout the weekend. Most sessions start around 9pm and you might even get a gang tuning up in the afternoon as…

Memory Database for Bryce House

Memory Database for Bryce House

There is a project to create a ‘memory’ database to preserve the legacy of Bryce House on Garnish Island in Glengarriff Harbour, West Cork and they would be delighted to hear from you. They are inviting people to share any stories, anecdotes and pictures that they may have. (Pictures will be returned)….

The Ewe Experience Charity Tea Party

The Ewe Experience Charity Tea Party

The Ewe Experience will hold their annual charity tea party on Saturday June 10th from 1pm to 5pm. The proceeds from the tea party and the entrance fees all day will go to The Arc – Cork Cancer Support. Cork ARC was established to provide a holistic centre in which…

Bodyshox Bootcamp hits Glengarriff

Bodyshox Bootcamp hits Glengarriff

Fitness fanatic Eamonn O’Sullivan has started new fitness bootcamp sessions in Glengarriff, taking place in Pairc Garbh, the local community pitch. The Bodyshox Bootcamp offers an opportunity to build your strength and endurance. The aim is to provide workouts that vary but will generally include a fairly intense mix of strength…

Making the cut

Making the cut

After taking a chance, a West Cork teenager takes on the world at a top hairdressing competition today, but Ciarán O’Sullivan has not forgotten his roots, from an article in The Cork Examiner written by Louise McCarthy. It’s all thanks to his mammy that 19-year-old Ciarán O’Sullivan is in Brussels today,…

Darkness Into Light in Castletownbere

Darkness Into Light in Castletownbere

This years Darkness Into Light takes place on Saturday morning 6th May 4.15am in Castletownbere. Please be in Beacon Nite club for 4am to allow for a prompt start and follow Gardai and Stewart’s instructions on the morning, bring a High-Vis jacket + torch. U16’s must be accompanied by an adult….