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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….

Glengarriff Takes Wing

Glengarriff Takes Wing

Stockton’s Wing to headline major West Cork Uilleann Pipe and Trad Festival in June. In the 19th century world famous author William Makepeace Thackeray wrote of the Glengarriff area … There is a country, the magnificence of which no pen can give an idea. I would like to bring a train of…

Cruise Liner Schedule for 2017

Cruise Liner Schedule for 2017

The Bantry Bay Port Company has just released their full Cruise Liner Schedule for 2017. We will be seeing some of the biggest ships in the World in Bantry Bay from May to September – you cant miss them! Date – Cruise Vessel Name – Time in/out 5th May – Sernissima – 09.00-18.30 16th May…

Easter Kids Camp 2017

Easter Kids Camp 2017

Hey Kids!, don’t miss out on  the Easter Kids Camp at the Eccles Hotel from 10th to 14th April 2017. The camp will have drama, dance, arts, crafts and games and will run from 10am to 1pm each day. It costs €12 per day or €50 per week (€50 first…

Schools Around The Corner!

Schools Around The Corner!

It’s that time of year when you need to get organised for your child’s first day at school and in the Glengarriff area we are lucky to have two fine primary schools, Scoil Fhiachna in Glengarriff and the Derrycreha National School. Scoil Fhiachna, Glengarriff are now enrolling for September 2017….